I just bought a new to me 2019 650XT.
The previous owner installed a Sargent seat that feels and looks awesome.
The only problem is the bike is a bit cramped for me (6'3" 34" inseam).
I'm going to install the AdventureTech peg lowering kit (on order), but will it be enough?
I think the Sargent...
Lots of top ten lists and forums proclaim the Wee a good bike for tall riders (I'm a lanky 6' 5"). So I was wondering if that holds true for all model years of 650. In other words, if I'm shopping for a used ride, are all V-Stroms equally ergonomic for long-legged dudes? Or are there...
I'm a new Wee rider. I love riding it. Parking and unparking it, not so much.
Getting on: I throw my leg over (this has become more difficult with the addition of panniers). Or I leave the kickstand down and climb on with the kickstand supporting the weight of the both me and the bike. I'm not...
I am 6' 2" (185cm) tall and I find the vstrom riding position uncomfortable. I lean forward and arch my upper back most of the time and can't ride in an upright position.
I am thinking to raise the handlebar or raise it and tilt it back towards me but I am not sure what to order.
i am 5 feet 8 (173cm) and would like to know if this is tall enough to be comfortable with the V-Strom. I prefer to have my feet flat on the ground rather then tip-toeing around.
Am i tall enough and if not, is it easy to lower it?
So, I winterized my Weestrom, with TKC80's and about 130 studs. Problem is, the stock windscreen with a Madstad in the highest position pushes the air right about chin level for me. (I'm 6'8")
What windshield do I want to replace this with? Givi? I've heard recommendations against the...