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post #1 of 2 Old 11-16-2014, 11:04 PM Thread Starter
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Question front rim and tire

A friend give me a present, a rim and tire for my 09klr, its a 18" diameter , my question , what will be the difference, between the stock 21 and the 18,how difficult will be to find tires for the 18" diameter.
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Why would you want an 18" tire?? I know a smaller front has been done but I guess I'm not seeing the need. Is it a Kawasaki rim? What about brakes and speedo connection/error?? Couple things that you need to look at. Whether 18" tires are available best to check a website like Rocky Mtn. ATV.

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