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    1. Tenere 700 Tech Questions

      Have a tech question about your T7? Ask it here! Excellent answers may get moved to our Tech tips section and highlighted to make them easier to find. 

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    2. Tenere 700 DIY Tech Tips

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    1. Tenere 700 Rally racing

      Tenere 700 Rally racing talk goes in here. Race results, race builds, Racing pics and vids. 

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    2. Ride Reports- Long distance

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  • Recent Status Updates

    • mcbrien

      mcbrien  »  BellissiMoto

      I'm interested in a header for the T7 where I can run Stock can. I had a Arrow on my 1200 Tenere with stock can that I liked.
      Arrow header for T7 has a odd bulge in it that looks like a catalytic converter ! The Arrow web site shows a strait pipe with no bulge.
      I was interested in the Akrapovic header because it has a crossover but its 2mm to big to fit stock can. Any suggestions would be helpful.
      Thanks Pat 
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    • Dakota

      Dakota  »  Liquidape

      I'm diggin your GPS mount, I've the same setup.
       
      You may like this too - I've got it and it's super helpful.
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    • PLM.

      PLM.

      Bonjour, je viens de rejoindre le forum avec plaisir. Je suis propriétaire d'un t7 de janvier 2021 et d'un 600 1vj de 1987 que je possède depuis plus de 15 ans, Ainsi qu'un DRZ 400. Je suis très satisfait de ma nouvelle moto, je retrouve l'esprit de mon 600, avec quelques kilos de plus...
      moto et pilote.
      Felicitations pour toutes les personnalisations de vos t7, le custom du off road se porte bien chez yam !







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    • smurph

      smurph  »  Peter M DK

      So.... about that awesome rack you designed.... any chance you're willing to sell one or sell the CAD/Sketchup design? It looks great! Wish it was on my bike. 
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    • purejoy

      purejoy

      Ive just orded a tusk high fender for my t700 ,but i also have a sw-mototech light bar on
      which looks to me as the fender will hit ,anyone got that combo on there bike and if so how did you get around it if it does fowl on the bracket.????? 
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      Finish your post and click "submit" .  Wasn't that easy? 
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    • The Stock Rear Tire on the Tenere 700 is 150/70/18 .  But many people are choosing to go with the 140/80/18 instead. 
       
      Let's compare the two, shall we? 
       
      PRICE.  The most popular reason for going with the 140/80/18 size tire is that it costs so much less than the 150/70/18.  Take a look at the Continental TKC 80.  In 150/70/18 it costs $199.99.  But in 140/80/18 it only costs $106.96. That is a huge difference in price that allows T7 owners to put that extra money towards something else for their bikes. 
       
      Less Pinch Flats.  Looking at the chart below, the 140/80/70 tire has a 6.7% taller sidewall.  This reduces pinch flats when airing the tire down, and allows you to have a little more cushion as well. 
       

       
      Less width.  It's a proven fact that the more narrow the tire, the better traction one has offroad. The tire can more easily dig down and find more to grab onto. 
       
      DISADVANTAGE.  If you are height challenged and have a short inseam, the 140/80/18 tire will be a bit taller. IF you can barely get a foot down with the stock 150/70/18 rear tire, you might want to consider getting a low seat, or a lowering link. 
      It's not a HUGE increase of height, but tire height will go up from 26.27 inches/667.2 mm to 26.82 inches/681.2 mm. 
       
      Another possible disadvantage, this is not the tire size that Yamaha Recommends.  To some this is important, to some it doesn't matter at all. 
       
      There may or may not be some safety considerations, especially when riding long distances on highway and going with a more narrow tire. But for offroad purposes, the 140/80/18 seems to be the way to go. 
       
      Sound off below with your thoughts on this controversial but popular tire debate. 
       
       
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    • SuperMoto T7?
      So folks, I've been thinking...
       
      The MT-07 front discs are exactly the same size as the T7's (no surprise in terms of money saving etc.). So it got me thinking if MT-07 wheels would fit? What a supermoto that would be (and keep the off road wheels/tyres for a quick swap). Two bikes in one😎
       
      The swinging arm will take a 180 rear tyre of the MT-07 I'm sure no problem. So does anyone have any idea if they would fit? If not, I'll get my tape measure out at my Yamaha dealers...
       
      The front mudguard might look a bit weird with the smaller 17 inch front wheel, but I'll worry about that after I know they fit.
       
      Cheers
      Rich
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