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California 1400 Reliabilty Opinions?

Discussion in 'Cal 1400 8V' started by roadventure, Oct 22, 2014.

  1. Robert Gibson

    Robert Gibson High Miler GT Contributor

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    After having the heated grips fitted to my Touring, I installed a pair of Grip Puppies. Less vibration and very comfortable also no issues regards the operation of the heated grips.
     
  2. roadventure

    roadventure GT Reference GT Famiglia

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    I have used GRIP PUPPIES on all of my bikes. They are foam, and make the O.D. of the OEM grips comfortable.
     
  3. Touringman

    Touringman Cruisin' Guzzisti

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    LOL!!....throttle side.
     
  4. kiwi dave

    kiwi dave GT Reference

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    Well, that's interesting, because I had assumed you meant the LHS as where a cage driver would normally sit. World wars have started with lesser misunderstandings than this.
     
  5. Martin DG

    Martin DG Tuned and Synch'ed GT Contributor

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    Hi Robert,
    I am thinking to install this exact combination (heated grip + puppies) but I am concerned about the potential too large of a diameter with both grip/puppies combined. Can I ask for a favor? Could you please measure the circumference of your grip when you have 5 minutes to spare?

    Thank you in advance.
    Martin
     
  6. Robert Gibson

    Robert Gibson High Miler GT Contributor

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    image.jpeg Hi Martin,
    I actually found the heated grips narrower than the stock grips, so with the grip puppies installed the diameter is 40/42mm.
    Regards.
    Rob
     
  7. Martin DG

    Martin DG Tuned and Synch'ed GT Contributor

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    Great, thank you Robert for taking the time to measure.
    Cheers.
     

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