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  1. Yamaha YZF-R15

    by , 11-06-2012 at 03:50 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by abhimanyu31 View Post
    ^^^ it's not so simple as it being a 'broader / wider'. Putting a broader/ wider tyre does not automatically give you better grip or stability. Along with the increase in width, there also a considerable change in the 'profile' of the tyre. Depending upon which make of tyre it is, there will also be a increase in the 'height' of the tyre. There is also increase in weight of the tyre.

    All the above have some type of implications. For example the increase in height will change the weight
  2. R15 Engine Stalling

    by , 11-04-2012 at 04:01 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by ashaq54 View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by shubhanker View Post
    did u try the method i suggested regarding braking while pulling the clutch and leaving the bike in the 6th gear..also your bike is very new, u shouldn't treat it very aggressively..this time is very crucial for the engine..
    yeah..tried it this morning several times and the engine did stall few times...i would say 2 out of 5 times attempted....i guess that's not a problem with my downshifting....i think i need to check the following things (as per suggestions from this forum):