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gingerB

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gingerB says:

How do i scrub in new tyres

Just got a pair of pilot power 2's on the bike and as it is the first time i have had new tyres wondering if anyone has any advice on how to treat em in this crappy cold wet weather :huh:

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StealthSV

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StealthSV says:

Hmmmm.....

Not sure what difference that makes?..


Think I'll stick to good, old fashioned riding!! :tongue:

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gingerB

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gingerB says:

Thanks

Thanks to everyone for advice.  BTW Oscarthegrouch these me first new set cause i got 7000/2 years (nearly) from the originals - hope these last as well :smiley:

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bikerbit

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bikerbit says:

lol

2 years to do 7000miles that rate will take you near 2 weeks to scrub your tyres in  hell more likely your tyres will pass there sell by date than wear damage :lol: 

but as everyone has said best way to scrub them in is ride the bike just dont be heavy with the throttle and lean over to much just gradual and the bike will be fine 
Cant say i would use chemicals on my tyres never a good ideal doesnt take much to destroy or soften a  rubber compound but each to there own

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