When you smell gas coming from your dirt bike, it may be an indication that the fuel system is not functioning properly. It could be leaking fuel, dirty fuel, or a carburetor problem. If you smell gas coming from your … read more
Archives for May 2022
Why Is Nitrogen Used to Inflate Aircraft Tires?
Aviation tires are filled with nitrogen gas. This inert gas prevents oxidation, eliminates moisture from inside the tire and protects aircraft from brake heat transfer explosions. It also reduces the risk of fires and explosions by blanketing aircraft fuel tanks … read more
Skinny Motorcycle Tires in Southeast Asia
The fashion of Harley-Davidson in Southeast Asia is partly based on the motorcycle culture there. Part of the appeal is the pursuit of more sex, which has a definite racing influence. Another factor is Thai street racing, which is illegal … read more
Blending Different Tire Brands
Most manufacturers recommend not mixing tyre brands or tread patterns. In rare cases, you can fit a different brand of tyre on your bike if the manufacturer has approved the fitting. However, mixing tyres is illegal in some European countries, … read more
What Happens If Front Tyre of a Motorcycle is Put on Rear Wheel?
You might have seen people doing that. That happens to people who want to learn how motorcycles work. There are differences between front and rear wheels. For one thing, the front tyre has a smaller torus radius and will generate … read more
Do Motorcycle Helmets Have Air Conditioning?
Motorbike helmet manufacturers create conveniently designed helmets to make ridings enjoyable, protected, and safer for riders. To make your riding comfortable and more chilling, the idea of an air-conditioning helmet has been invented.
It can keep the riders protected from … read more
How Much Air Pressure Is in Motorcycle Tires?
How much air pressure should you use for your motorcycle tires? The recommended pressure is determined by your motorcycle’s operating manual. You can make a small change if you are riding your bike off road. Remember to set the pressure … read more
Causes of Rear Tire Slipping on Bikes
You’ve probably noticed that your rear tire is slipping – not powersliding! – over bumps in the road, or over the white/yellow line. It can also occur regularly while riding straight. There are a few possible causes. Read on to … read more
How Often to Change Your Tires?
After how many kilometers should a motorcycle’s tyres be replaced? If you ride your motorcycle on a daily basis, you may not realize the dangers of riding on underinflated tyres. In addition to reducing safety and grip, riding on underinflated … read more
Why Do Motorcycle Tires Wear Out So Much Faster Than the Road Surface?
Motorcycle tyre wear is a complex subject. What affects your bike’s tires will depend on several factors. These include road surface, suspension, and cost. Nevertheless, these four factors can affect the longevity of your motorcycle tires. Read on to find … read more
What is the Recommended PSI For Motorbike Tires?
The recommended psi for tyres on a motorbike varies with terrain. There are many reasons for varying tire pressure. Learn about psi for motorcycle tires to find the perfect pressure for your bike. Below you will find an example of … read more
Shinko Motorcycle Tires – How Do They Compare With the Rest?
There are many motorcycle tire options on the market. You can find Michelin Road 5 motorcycle tires and Continental ContiAttack SM motorcycle tires, but how do Shinko motorcycle tires compare to the rest? Read on to find out. Also read … read more
Bike and Motorcycle Tires Longevity
Many people wonder, Do motorcycle tires last longer than bike ones? This article will discuss the factors that affect the longevity of a motorcycle tire. Learn about road conditions and the climate in your area. Then, decide which type of … read more
Is Painting Your Motorcycle Tires Dangerous?
Changing your motorcycle tire color can be a great way to add a unique touch to your bike. The following article will discuss the different types of paint, including Whitewall tire paint and Acrylic paints. You will also learn about … read more