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post #10 of (permalink) Old 03-14-2017, 09:56 PM Thread Starter
Charlie Brown
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Location: Little Rock, Arkansas
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Originally Posted by raymacke View Post
I pull the wheel off the bike and take it to my local Yamaha/Honda shop. They charge me $30 for the change out. I usually buy the front tire from them but they have no problems with me bring in a car tire to mount on the back wheel. I feel it is a fair price and am happy to let them do it.
I don't think that's a terrible price. I usually mount two at once on my other bikes; I run through a front and rear at about the same rate. So I order a set online and get them delivered to the house by UPS. I've never timed it, but I'm guessing maybe 45 minutes a wheel to R&R the tire and balance it -- hour and a half for both. And I'm retired; what else I got to do?

Retired. Finally found something I'm qualified for.

2006 Burgman 650
2013 Yamaha FJR1300
1999 Kawasaki ZRX1100
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