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    Default Re: Tyres

    They must have renamed the tyres then, because they must be still producing tyres in the same dimensions. Anyways happy riding with the new wheels
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    Many MRF showroom guys told be that they discontinued FY2 series. It's also not visible on their website .
    It was really pain in the arse to get a tyre which you requested. For such a popular model they only kept stock OEM ones.

    Anyway I went with 80/90-17 masseter fx for front and zapper vyde 120/80-17 for rear
    masseter costed me 1475 and vyde around 2350
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    I own FZ v2 and completed 30000 KMS now. I should replace my front tire. Which brand will be good? I planned for ceat zoom 100\80.

    Whether i can upgrade to 100\90 if so whether mileage drops?

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    There won't be any drop in average but there will be some speedo error i think, get the tyre don't think about it too much
    Quote Originally Posted by Raty_FZ View Post
    I own FZ v2 and completed 30000 KMS now. I should replace my front tire. Which brand will be good? I planned for ceat zoom 100\80.

    Whether i can upgrade to 100\90 if so whether mileage drops?
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    I would say that a homegrown brand is much better than an import. I have been using the Apollo Alpha H1 on my KTM Duke 390 and have hardly any complaints with the tyre’s performance. It is also one of the most affordable high-performance bike tyres in the Indian market. Have ridden with the tyre for over 20,000 kilometres, including several long-distance trips in wet weather. The Apollo Alpha H1 has always felt well-planted and grippy at high speeds to me. In my opinions, imports might offer a slightly better performance but there is a wider price gap between them and homegrown brands.
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    For the FZ, I would suggest to go with Masseter in stock size. Balanced cost, good performance.
    Radials or spending too much is a little overkill IMO.
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    Whether i can fit MRF masseter 140/70 in fz v2? Will it touches the tyre hugger if so should i remove it?

    Also upgrading from 140/60 to 140/70 will cause any error in mileage or anything?

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    The height of your bike will increase a little bit from the back side
    Quote Originally Posted by Raty_FZ View Post
    Whether i can fit MRF masseter 140/70 in fz v2? Will it touches the tyre hugger if so should i remove it?

    Also upgrading from 140/60 to 140/70 will cause any error in mileage or anything?
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    Guys, my bike is about to reach 10k (R3) and is due for a tyre change.
    I recently bought duke125 and love the grip of the mrf tyre that's on it.
    The tyres on the duke are mrf revz c1 110/70 r17 and revz c 150/60 r17.

    Although the specification of the front matches the front tyre of my yamaha, the rear does not.
    I found a version for the rear called mrf revz m 140/70 r17.

    Do you guys have any idea if this is a tyre with similar grip.

    The stock tyres that came with the bike had terrible grip from the beginning.
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