How much are used tires? (ANSWERED)

how much do used tires cost
In the past 20 years, I have bought 11 used tires and 12 news ones for 7 different vehicles. This brings me to a common question I have seen: How much are used tires? Used tires range in price, depending on their condition, speed rating, size,...

I lost my car keys! What do I do?

I lost my car keys! What do I do
My girlfriend called me from the parking lot of a shopping mall recently with some bad news. She said, "I lost my car keys what do I do?" Although she backtracked most of her steps, she did not find them at first, which was why she...

Best motorcycle chain lube

best motorcycle chain lube
Ask 10 riders what the best motorcycle chain lube is and you will get 10 different answers. It is impossible to say one lube is better than the other without standardized laboratory tests by a third party -- otherwise it is highly subjective and anecdotal. Read...

What is the best motorcycle coolant? (ANSWERED)

best motorcycle coolant
Question: What is the best motorcycle coolant to use? My bike has not had the coolant drained in the last two years. For my V-Strom, Suzuki recommends it be done at 2 years or 7,500 miles using the Suzuki Long Life Coolant. Guide to buying...

Road trip essentials: 7 motorcycle camping gear must-haves

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The roads are mapped out and the motorcycle is topped off and ready to go. But what motorcycle camping gear do you need for your trip? Find camping gear on Amazon. Without the right camping equipment, you have put the brakes on the trip quick --...

What is the best 600cc sportbike? (ANSWERED)

best 600cc sport bike
The age-old question: Who makes the best 600cc motorcycle? Opinions red-line when debating which bike company has the fastest 600cc motorcycle. There are many good sport bike options up for comparison from the Japanese motorbike market. The list is in alphabetical order. Best looking sport...

Best hot weather motorcycle gear essentials: Don’t roast!

hot weather motorcycle gear
Although Midwestern summers rarely reach 100 degrees, we still see 90-95 degree days. I thought I would list what hot weather motorcycle gear works for me and why I choose to ride with this gear. Find the best hot weather motorcycle gear in 2019 on...

Differences between the Suzuki V-Strom 650 vs 1000

vstrom 1000 vs 650
What's the differences between the Suzuki V-Strom 650 vs 1000? This question I asked myself before I bought a 2014 DL-650. From my research and a test ride, I found the 650 was better suited for me. My opinion about the two is this: The...

Tips for Buying the Best Adventure Motorcycle GPS for the Money in 2019

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My first long distance adventure riding motorcycle trip took me across the Great Plains to the San Juan mountains of Colorado then down St. George, Utah. I brought an XM radio, Android phone, and the best adventure motorcycle GPS I could afford to buy. It...

17 motorcycle helmet brands for the street

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A few months ago, I bought a different motorcycle -- a Suzuki DL650 V-Strom. I bought a new helmet, too. Before I bought a new helmet, I did research on good motorcycle helmet brands for street use. In the end, I bought a Shoei Qwest,...