Welcome to the Carolinas favorite motorcycle rider social networking site Unregistered
Carolina Riders & Riders of the Carolinas Forums  

Go Back   Carolina Riders & Riders of the Carolinas Forums > RIDER COMMUNITIES > SC - Mountains/Greenville-Spartanburg
FAQ VB Image Host Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

SC - Mountains/Greenville-Spartanburg This forum is for Western and Greenville, SC area members, events, meetings, and rides.

 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
  #1  
Old 08-07-2012, 03:54 PM
crackofdawn crackofdawn is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 11
Rep Power: 0
crackofdawn Curb Monkey
Default Best/cheapest place to get tires mounted/balanced in Greenville?

Hey everyone, just registered as I had no idea this forum existed until I started searching for Greenville bike nights

Anyway, I've been riding on and off for the better part of 12 years but haven't owned a bike much of the time I've lived in Greenville. I recently purchased an '05 SV1000S that needs new tires, and am trying to find the best place to have tires mounted and balanced.

So far the cheapest place I've found seems to be Suzuki Cycle Specialties on wade hampton - their prices on tires were almost as competitive as online pricing, and they were (by a decent margin) the cheapest place I could find to actually mount/balance the tires. However, I read some reviews on them saying they didn't balance tires properly etc, so I'm not sure whether to trust them.

I have no equipment to get the front tire off my bike and would rather not go out and buy a 24mm hex wrench, 24mm socket, front stand, etc, just to have my tires replaced, so more than likely I'll ride the bike in to wherever I will get the tires changed. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance!
Reply With Quote
 


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Tire Basics DucatiJeff The Service Department 1 09-28-2009 04:07 PM
How to Read a Motorcycle Tire Wanderer13 The Service Department 11 03-18-2009 07:39 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:59 PM.


Powered by vBulletin Version 3.5.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2011 - CarolinaRiders.com CarolinaRiders.net CarolinaRiders.org RidersOfTheCarolinas.com RidersOfTheCarolinas.net RidersOfTheCarolinas.org (All rights reserved)