As a proud new owner of a V-Strom 650 :D I want to equip the bike with some basic extras:
Now, after some research I decided on SW Motech stand & plate. But they are bloody expensive at $645 for the pair.
Anyone has other idea(s) of where one...
So let's say you don't have a skid plate...how are you guy lifting/jacking the front end of the bike up if you need to remove the front wheel? If you have the lower cowling on, can a floor jack be used under that? I'd like it to stay in this forum as I am looking for answers specific to the...
I have found a similar answer for the DL650 on here, but it does not seem to apply to the DL1000 after close inspection.
Could someone share how they have done it?
Here is the jack I won:
I have a very narrow space to turn my Strom around in my backyard. Small enough I can't do it without driving over the lawn. Not really an issue in the summer, but its wet and soupy right now and I don't want to shoot a 15' roostertail of mud at my cat. I've seen a couple designs for...
The side stand on V-Stroms seems to (justifiably?) get some serious negative feed back. I found it scarey, because it does not swing far enough forward to give me a stable platform. So at risk of suggesting the obvious, I will tell you that I solved the problem, and made the parked bike much...