The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM® > BUELL MOTORCYCLE FORUM > Buell Motorcycle Tires, Wheels, and Brakes
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Active Threads
0 flat earther bites dust trying to prove the earth is flat
Last Post: Crusty
Posted On: 6 Minutes Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 105
0 Shifter shaft seal.
Last Post: vagrant318
Posted On: 12 Minutes Ago
Replies: 64
Views: 10,778
0 never mind
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 50 Minutes Ago
Replies: 143
Views: 11,405
0 high milage sportsters
Last Post: glbsportster
Posted On: 51 Minutes Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 79
0 A tale of two wheels
Last Post: Matt Black
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 35
0 su carb question
Last Post: IronMick
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 41
Views: 1,315
0 What did you do for your sporty Today?
Last Post: Bryan83taco
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 6,590
Views: 890,721
0 Who Runs Turn Signals?
Last Post: Gpa
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 365
Views: 76,618
0 Trans corner fix
Last Post: doodah man
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 1,117
0 Too HOT to ride?
Last Post: glbsportster
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 345
Views: 27,936
0 Bike not started for 5 years
Last Post: Racepres
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 184
0 Frankenbrakes
Last Post: Segway
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 187
0 Swingarm bearings - boy I'm glad I looked at them
Last Post: 1Scooter
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 119
0 Bigger rear Pulley
Last Post: kitabel
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 75
0 wtb - swingarm pivot locknut
Last Post: jsandidge
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 32
0 Cough and sputter resolved
Last Post: doodah man
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 206
0 Modify my dyna 2ki ignition
Last Post: bustert
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 189
0 Still having trouble starting the 61xlh
Last Post: doodah man
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 282
0 Keep & Kill
Last Post: Crusty
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 15,657
Views: 880,868
0 cleaning method for cases
Last Post: bustert
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 1,189
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: trainman
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 16,884
Views: 1,675,723
0 Broke my drive belt (Stay With The Belt Or Do A Chain Conversion?)
Last Post: jkinkade
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 92
Views: 24,136
0 photo size
Last Post: stikflote
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 372
0 Stock Shocks/Oil Pump
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 237
2 My 1275 Hammer Conversion..
Last Post: Tomcatt
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 131
Views: 5,864
0 TC88a DIY Power adapter ?
Last Post: Tomcatt
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,175
0 Tank Paint Ideas
Last Post: brucstoudt
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 375
0 Iree's late night cafe
Last Post: ~Grind~
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,401
Views: 182,211
0 Hello from Northern Alberta
Last Post: Toejam503
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 480
0 Quick brake question...
Last Post: robbie202
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 207
More...
Members Birthdays
stroker ace (80), beunme (60)
Sponsored Links
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #11  
Old 19th December 2019
NGOT8R NGOT8R is online now
Harley Engineer
 
Join Date: Apr 2019
Posts: 345
Sportster/Buell Model: Sportster
Sportster/Buell Year: 2019
Reputation: 42428
NGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to behold
Default

I installed the wheel bearings today and while I didn't get to do a test of the stock bearings, I did perform a simple spin test of the wheels. Here's what I did: reached between bike.the fork legs, palmed the tire and pulled toward me as hard as I could. The tire spun for 2 minutes and 40 seconds. Keep in mind, the brake caliper was not mounted when the test was performed. For the back wheel, I performed the same spin test with the caliper mounted and belt attached and the tire spun 2 1/4 revolutions. So far I like what I am seeing, but the real test will come when I am able to road test the bike.
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 19th December 2019
SLW210's Avatar
SLW210 SLW210 is offline
Chief Know It All
 
Join Date: Jun 2017
Location: Near Ft. Myers
Posts: 407
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200C
Sportster/Buell Year: 2009
Sportster/Buell Model #2: FXLR Low Rider
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 2019
Reputation: 845993
SLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond repute
Default

What brand and part #?

Where did you buy them?
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 19th December 2019
NGOT8R NGOT8R is online now
Harley Engineer
 
Join Date: Apr 2019
Posts: 345
Sportster/Buell Model: Sportster
Sportster/Buell Year: 2019
Reputation: 42428
NGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to behold
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by SLW210 View Post
What brand and part #?

Where did you buy them?
They are Worldwide Bearings and I bought them from Worldwide Bearings. The part number is: CB-6205-2R
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 20th December 2019
SLW210's Avatar
SLW210 SLW210 is offline
Chief Know It All
 
Join Date: Jun 2017
Location: Near Ft. Myers
Posts: 407
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200C
Sportster/Buell Year: 2009
Sportster/Buell Model #2: FXLR Low Rider
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 2019
Reputation: 845993
SLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond reputeSLW210 has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Keep us updated. I can't see a downside except the cost.

P.S. Did you just call to order? I didn't find a link to order on the website.
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 20th December 2019
NGOT8R NGOT8R is online now
Harley Engineer
 
Join Date: Apr 2019
Posts: 345
Sportster/Buell Model: Sportster
Sportster/Buell Year: 2019
Reputation: 42428
NGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to beholdNGOT8R is a splendid one to behold
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by SLW210 View Post
Keep us updated. I can't see a downside except the cost.

P.S. Did you just call to order? I didn't find a link to order on the website.
Will do. They are definitely expensive at $320 for 4 bearings. I also had to buy a special tool to remove and install them. As for how to order, I went on the website and sent an email inquiring about the bearings. The owner Dave replied back and told me what the HD part number was and what the WWB part number was along with pricing. He asked if I wanted him to send me a PayPal invoice and I told him yes. I paid him and he sent them right out. I had them in hand in 3 days.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



Sponsored Links
All times are GMT +1. The time now is 06:51.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC