Suffering a flat tire on a motorcycle can be a stressful experience: if it happens at speed, that familiar connection to the road is suddenly lost, leaving you struggling for control as you try to keep your motorcycle upright.
I recently suffered a flat (which I describe in this Triumph Bonneville Long Term Update and in our Forum), and I've since put together these Tips on How to Deal With a Flat Tire-- which covers everything from bike control to flat repair.
- Have You Ever Experienced a Flat Tire?
- Tire Maintenance 101
- Triumph Bonneville Long Term Update #6: Feelin' Flat
- How to Plan a Motorcycle Road Trip
- How to Pack an Emergency Kit for a Road Trip
Photo © Basem Wasef; click for Tips on How to Deal With a Flat Tire