zoran zv30 at
Sun Jun 21 18:48:36 PDT 2009

who let Mongo here :)
did you buy sv or something?


Zoran Vujasinovic
Twin Works Factory

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "WERA Motorcycle Roadracing" <wera at>
To: "Suzuki SV650 Mailing List" <sv650 at>
Sent: Sunday, June 21, 2009 6:42 PM
Subject: Re: Screwed

>A straight plug is a bad idea. As is just a patch. If your favorite  
> shop has the patch plug combos they work great for street riding.  If  
> the tire is more than 50% worn, personally I'd jut buy a new one.
> Sean P. Clarke
> WERA Motorcycle Roadracing
> wera at
> On Jun 21, 2009, at 9:24 PM, Jake Meyer wrote:
>> Street question:
>> I rode over a screw apparently.  I was thinking motorcycle tires  
>> aren't
>> quite the same as car tires and I probably shouldn't just go ahead  
>> and plug
>> it up.  Since I'm still a n00b, I figured I would just get some  
>> advice.  Am
>> I correct in thinking that the tire is thinner (?) than a car tire,  
>> and
>> therefore (among other reasons such as smaller contact patch area)  
>> more
>> necessary to be replaced soon (or perhaps right away)?  I have been  
>> around
>> for a few street tire discussions on this mailing list - so that  
>> question is
>> already covered.  Thanks in advance, guys.
>> Jake

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