Note: The rim protectors are excluded from this 3 year guarantee. All registered in England and Wales. I was ready to tackle the installation of my new tires. I know it is for me! Really appreciate all your help. When lifting the last part over, push the tube valve back into the rim to prevent it being trapped.
We recommend having 3 for the tough tires. Obviously, if you're changing tyres a lot. Which bike is right for me? The superior way in which you package for shipment down to the dab of grease you add to the knob screw hole and the addition of the blue loctite. The Mojolever Thanks for visiting the home of the Mojolever! Rounded edges and a slippery finish make it easy to slide the tyre off the rim with a single lever. Adventure riding is our passion. Raise your bike up high in 3 different positions.
This left me with a few products that all seemed to work in the same manner via a long bar for removing and installing the tire bead from the rim. Also the bead breaker worked great on my snow blower tire too! When you decide to become a Member, it helps directly support the site. This will help us generate some revenue and to make it easier for you to purchase products while helping to support webBikeWorld. Starting at 180° from the valve, carefully start to lift the tyre lip over and on to the rim, alternating from left to right, so the last part of the lip to go in to the rim is at the valve. Nothing but nylon ever touches your painted rims.
We aim to dispatch all orders placed before 2pm the same day. What may seem an unnecessary expense can quickly be recouped from friends, or even at trackdays. The final step is getting the other bead over the rim edge. That has to sit without it being at an angle or the stem can sheer off, plus, I push that back past the tire beads, pop the rest of the bead on and make sure the stem floats in and out of that hole and is straight visually. This is in fact the reason that the Mojolever exists: it works beautifully, and when used properly it will not scratch your rims.
This could require more or less effort depending on the size and stiffness of the tire. Wondering what this motorcycle adventure travel gig is all about? So the bead is sent in so much and the lever is pulled straight up and out. I had a quick go, but both times I started to apply enough pressure to shift the tyre the rim marked. After some experimentation, I found I could do the dismounting and mounting where I work on one of the automotive tire machines. Also, the times I called No-Mar with questions they were both friendly and very helpful. Resources and Links Horizons Unlimited Presents! Round tip for angular use. Procycling brings you the colour, action and drama of the world's most spectacular sport in a glossy and dynamic magazine.
You can use the Social Links above Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus to share this page with your social network of friends. We'll put the link right after your message. They also answer the women-only questions, and entertain you with amazing tales from the road! Despite never having used a manual changer, removing and reinstalling the old rear tire several times for practice, I found no new marks to either rim. Pair ships with handy case cover. Thus the plan to purchase a tire mounting machine for home was hatched. Resources and Links Horizons Unlimited presents! To keep it going and a roof over our heads, we run 20 this year! Keep inflating the tyre until the sidewalls seat on the rim moulded lines on the tyre will be visible all the way round, near the rim, and at an even distance.
You won't get far without breaking the bead. Note: For informational use only. What Do I Need To Buy? Want to tell a friend about the abba Tyre Lever Set? How do I prepare the bike? We reach a dedicated, worldwide group of real travellers, and are the only website focusing exclusively on long distance motorcycle travellers. Why a new valve stem? If you would like to ask us a question about the abba Tyre Lever Set, simply fill in the form below and we will contact you within two working days. Our patented bar is the perfect accessory for any manual tire changer! If this is not available, use a thick, soapy solution of liquid hand soap and water. Photos are the winning images from over 600 entries in the! Being the frugal person that I am, I bought my first set of replacement tires over the Internet.
The most amazing people walk through our doors and enter our lives. No-Mar says that many groups, clubs or friends have split the cost of the changer, which can reduce the payback period dramatically. Product Details for the Tyre Lever Set The abba tyre lever set consists of 2 high quality tyre levers that are perfectly shaped and designed for motorcycle wheels and 3 plastic rim protectors that are shaped to snap over wheel rims so no damage is caused when using the levers. Upgrade your Superbike Stand or Sky Lift here. Not to mention that the convenience factor — we can change tires when we want to and when we need to with no waiting, and we know the job is done right. If this is the case, the tire changer can be stored by removing the lag bolts, leaving the anchors in place, and moving it into storage.
It's safe and simple with the swing arm removal kit. A ll Mojolevers now ship standard with that high-strength steel bolt, and they will take care of Goldwing tires! Can't quite picture how you use someting the size of a carton! Horizons Unlimited is not a big multi-national company, just two people who love motorcycle travel and have grown what started as a hobby in 1997 into a full time job usually 8-10 hours per day and 7 days a week and a labour of love. I was used to getting 40-50,000 miles on a set of tires on my car, but only 6,000 on a set of motorcycle tires? With the wheel flat on the floor and the open side of the tyre facing up, carefully feed in the tube if fittred. Hard plastic rim protectors £5 a pair are a good investment too, as they prevent scratching the paint and the aluminium beneath. Round tip for angular use. Garden hose I can appreciate though.