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How To Get Your Motorcycle Out Of Storage And Ready To Ride

How To Get Your Motorcycle Out Of Storage And Ready To Ride

The Great Dust Off This time the weatherman was right. The last hard freeze/snowfall/treacherous downpour of the winter has happened. You wake up and hear birds singing. Green shoots are peeking through frost-hardened ground. It’s definitely almost time to ride. But is your bike ready? Where you go from here depends on what you didRead more about How To Get Your Motorcycle Out Of Storage And Ready To Ride[…]

How To Determine Which Wires Are Your Motorcycle’s Brake Light, Tail Light, And Turn Signal Wires

How To Determine Which Wires Are Your Motorcycle’s Brake Light, Tail Light, And Turn Signal Wires

Understanding how your motorcycle’s tail lights are wired is important for a couple of reasons. First, if you want to add an auxiliary brake or running light, you’ll want to know where to hook it up. Second, for many accessories like the DENALI 2.0 LED lights, you’ll need a switched source of battery power toRead more about How To Determine Which Wires Are Your Motorcycle’s Brake Light, Tail Light, And Turn Signal Wires[…]

Is This REALLY The Best Motorcycle Ever? Yes.

Is This REALLY The Best Motorcycle Ever? Yes.

Think of all the technological changes you have witnessed in your lifetime. There have been game changers, and there have been real GAMECHANGERS. We’ve always known BMW makes amazing motorcycles, but never in our wildest dreams did we think we’d ever see anything quite like this. Who’d have thought something so drastically different would captureRead more about Is This REALLY The Best Motorcycle Ever? Yes.[…]

How To Install R&G Second Skin Motorcycle Paint Protection

How To Install R&G Second Skin Motorcycle Paint Protection

How to Protect Paint on Your Motorycle When we talk about motorcycle protection, the first products that come to mind are things like crash bars, engine case covers, axle and bar-end sliders, or even frame sliders.  Now these are all worthy products, but what about your motorcycles paint? Stones thrown up from the road canRead more about How To Install R&G Second Skin Motorcycle Paint Protection[…]

New From DENALI:  CANsmart Two-Wire Dimming Software Update

New From DENALI: CANsmart Two-Wire Dimming Software Update

New Features For The CANsmart DENALI’s CANsmart system has been a popular addition for BMW owners who want to leverage their bikes’ CAN-BUS system for controlling accessories like high-intensity driving lights, more powerful horns, and modulated brake lights. Because the CANsmart is a software driven device, it’s possible to add features without changing hardware. andRead more about New From DENALI: CANsmart Two-Wire Dimming Software Update[…]

2017 Rebel 500 Customization – Know Your Options

2017 Rebel 500 Customization – Know Your Options

If you’re like most riders, your first bike wasn’t your best—or anybody’s. With little money to spend, and maybe disapproving parents watching you like unpaid truant officers, you had to sneak home some barely running heap of parts and keep it hidden, riding it only when the coast was clear and working on it theRead more about 2017 Rebel 500 Customization – Know Your Options[…]

The Honda CRF250L Rally Is A Blast, But What Are The Best Accessories?

The Honda CRF250L Rally Is A Blast, But What Are The Best Accessories?

If you’re like most motorcyclists, when someone says “adventure bike” you picture something like a big BMW GS, a 600-pound, $20,000 “dirt bike.” You know, the kind that’s usually piled high with camping gear, tools, and an espresso maker, and lying on its side in mud in the middle of some blank spot on theRead more about The Honda CRF250L Rally Is A Blast, But What Are The Best Accessories?[…]