Originally Posted by woody's wheel works
7, ALWAYS check your wheel /mag for true and no dents/flat spots....before ya balance,,,it's a waste of time n money to balance a crooked wheel,,,,you'll have a wheel that physically will still shimmy n hop once you ride on it
Thanks Woody! I just started riding this summer and was wandering why the front tire might be hopping and shimmying on my '06 1200GS. I was going to say it was simply out of balance. But after reading all the info on this thread I think I have a better place to start now.
I will be planning to send you some wheels this winter.