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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-02-2008, 05:39 PM Thread Starter
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I'm transporting my kawai in an open trailer from Minnesota to Chicago in May. I've trailered boats before, but this is the first time with a bike. Aside from my father passing gas the whole way home...I'm anticipating a smooth transfer.

Anyone know of any common concerns or problems with trailering from past experiences that I should prepare for? Thanks in advance...

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Check it often. If you can tie the front end down in a manner that wont let it turn, do it. Going that far I would say do what you can to keep the load off the suspension and get the rear strapped down throug the wheel or across the swingarm.
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Dont put a tarp over it. scratchs the fuck out of it.




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Dont put a tarp over it. scratchs the fuck out of it.
Yah, I learned that the hard way on my old VTX.

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Yah, I learned that the hard way on my old VTX.
yup, me too on my old zx-11




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