foot peg location? - Stromtrooper Forum : Suzuki V-Strom Motorcycle Forums
V-Strom Modifications and Performance The brag page, good and bad.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 4 Old 01-01-2004, 11:06 AM
preston
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
foot peg location?

I currently ride a DR650, but a friend has the VStrom and I have had the opportunity to ride it. Am getting more intereted in a possible purchase but one thing really bothers me. My pant leg seem to get hung up on the pegs when stopping. The pegs are positioned exactly where my feet natually want to go when touching down and the pegs feel very much in the way at a stop. If the pegs were slightly aft it would be a better location.
Is this just something one has to get used to, or can the pegs be repositioned? Anyone else bothered by this?
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 Old 02-23-2006, 01:20 PM
G-smith
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
I have the same problem. I wish the pegs were back and up a little.
post #3 of 4 Old 02-23-2006, 10:19 PM
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 360
Yep. It's one of the few things that bugs me about my V-Strom. You get used to it after a few 100 miles, though.
TomG is offline  
 
post #4 of 4 Old 02-25-2006, 11:31 PM
Stromthusiast!
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Austin, TX
Posts: 67
I also had the same problem but the more I ride the less I notice it. I guess I have compensated.
slowrider is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Stromtrooper Forum : Suzuki V-Strom Motorcycle Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
IMS Foot Pegs EMFL DL650A - 2012-2016 6 07-06-2018 05:29 PM
DL650 Bolt-on Larger Side Stand Foot richlandrick AdventureTech LLC 11 04-22-2018 01:28 PM
SW-MOTECH Sidestand Foot Enlarger Tefloncandy DL1000A - 2014-2016 26 02-08-2018 07:23 PM
Right Foot peg micro vibrations Issotoath DL1000A - 2014-2016 10 11-26-2015 11:24 AM
DIY Sidestand foot extension plate KTM Mike DL1000 from 2002-2012 10 06-02-2014 12:31 PM

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

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome