Originally Posted by fastdadio
My uncle has a Honda valkry. He has to remove the saddle bags and mounts and the exhaust to remove the rear tire. And the way he rides that thing, they dont last very long. There's more but you folks get my point. This kind of stuff is a deal breaker for me.
Tell your Uncle not to bother with the exhaust, mounts and bags. All you need to do is remove the shocks, the swingarm will the be able to droop far enough to get the axel out (it will be REAL close to the pipe). I do it all the time on my Interstate.