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Motorcycle Lifts

PostAuthor: cadvision » Sun May 12, 2019 5:01 pm

I am wondering if anybody has used a small lift on their Virago 1100? I am worried about crushing the exhaust pipes as the lift falls there. the lift has two supports 2.5 " x 11" spaced 9.5" apart.It would be nice to move the bike around the garage and also raise it for maintenance purposes.
Any advice appreciated.
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Re: Motorcycle Lifts

PostAuthor: bstig60 » Sun May 12, 2019 7:46 pm

Use blocks of wood as spacers to keep it off the exhaust. I have used my lift to raise the bike up for service without any problems.
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