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bmcgc
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bmcgc
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Joined: October 22nd, 2007, 1:36 am

July 26th, 2018, 11:20 pm #1

Any idea if the tins off a 98 750 ACE will fit a same year 1100?

I have a set of 98 tins my wife loves and I would like to buy her an 1100 ACE to install them on.

She doesnt want a T, thats good or she would take mine.
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Cleve
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July 27th, 2018, 9:37 am #2

Don't think they will interchange, rear fender struts are definitely different.

Edit: Not saying they can't be made to work, just pretty sure it's not a bolt-on propisition.

Sell your tins and paint the 750 tins (plastics) with the money?  Nothing wrong with the 750 Ace, I have 2 of them,,,  have done a 12 day trip on one riding 2-up with no problems.
Last edited by Cleve on July 27th, 2018, 10:15 am, edited 1 time in total.
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bmcgc
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July 27th, 2018, 9:50 am #3

Curved struts look the same to me, tires are the same size, its really the tank size that is different.  3.69 gal vs 4.2 gal.
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Cleve
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July 27th, 2018, 10:20 am #4

Ummm, guess I mis-understood, are the tins off a regular 1100 Ace? If so, all you can do is try it. the rear fender struts are different part numbers between the 750 and 1100., maybe adapt the 1100 struts?
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