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Metzeler Front ME880 150/80VR-16 Blackwall Tire - 1705300

  • Part #:
    543227
  • Manufacturer Part #:
    1705300

MSRP Price: $280.95

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Tire Size - 150/80-16
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Overview of Metzeler Front ME880 150/80VR-16 Blackwall Tire - 1705300

  • Made for the higher loads and handling characteristics of cruiser and touring bikes
  • V-rated for speeds up to 149 mph
  • Front tires feature round tread profile for smooth, neutral steering
  • Computer-designed tread pattern with offset groove alignment for uniform wear characteristics, low noise
  • Tread pattern has excellent water displacement and stability over rain grooves and under hard-braking conditions
  • Sidewall ID Information: METZELER 150/80R-16 M/C 71V ME880 Marathon


  • NOTE: This tire is engineered for the specified motorcycles, and may also have been the original equipment tire. The compound and construction of the tire is uniquely suited to the weight, horsepower and handling characteristics of the motorcycles listed, even though the rest of the description and specifications may match other tires with the same name.

    Model-specific tire for:
    Kawasaki VN2000 Vulcan 2006-2010 (all)

    Dimensions:
    Inflated Width/Measuring Rim Width: 5.86 in./3.5 in.
    Inflated Diameter: 25.43 in.
    Acceptable Rim Width: 3.00-4.00 in.
    Deepest Tread Depth: 5/32 in.
    Balance Dot: Yes
    Directional Arrow: Yes
    Speed Rating: V-Rated up to 149 MPH

    Capacities and Construction:
    Load Capacity/Inflation Pressure: 761 lbs./42 PSI
    Load Range: B
    Bias or Radial Ply: Radial
    Tread Plies/Material: 2 Rayon/2 Polyamide
    Sidewall Plies/Material: 2 Rayon
    DOT Approved for Road Use: Yes
    Tube or Tubeless: Tubeless

    Safety Warning: Please consult tire manufacturers publication(s) and/or website(s) for information on tire care, safety, installation, maintenance, manufacturers warranty and other information. The tires used for your application must have a load index and speed rating equal to or greater than the tires fitted as original equipment.

Specs for Metzeler Front ME880 150/80VR-16 Blackwall Tire - 1705300

Aspect Ratio 80
Diameter - Rim 16 in.
Load Rating 71(761 LBS)
Position - Tire Front
Sidewall Blackwall
Speed Rating V(149 MPH)
Tire Classification Cruiser/Touring
Tire Construction Radial
Tire Size - Motorcycle 150/80-16
Type Tubeless
Units Each
Weight 13.75 lbs
Width - Tire - Motorcycle & Dirt Bike 150
Width - Tire - Motorcycle & Dirt Bike 6.00
Width - Tire - Motorcycle & Dirt Bike MV

Specs for Metzeler Front ME880 150/80VR-16 Blackwall Tire - 1705300

Aspect Ratio 80
Diameter - Rim 16 in.
Load Rating 71(761 LBS)
Position - Tire Front
Sidewall Blackwall
Speed Rating V(149 MPH)
Tire Classification Cruiser/Touring
Tire Construction Radial
Tire Size - Motorcycle 150/80-16
Type Tubeless
Units Each
Weight 13.75 lbs
Width - Tire - Motorcycle & Dirt Bike 150
Width - Tire - Motorcycle & Dirt Bike 6.00
Width - Tire - Motorcycle & Dirt Bike MV

Fitment for Metzeler Front ME880 150/80VR-16 Blackwall Tire - 1705300

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Part 543227 fits the following machines

BMW
  • 2004 BMW R1200C Montauk
  • 2004 BMW R1200CL
  • 2003 BMW R1200CL
  • 2003 BMW R1200CL Custom
Kawasaki
  • 2001 Kawasaki VN1500G Vulcan Nomad
  • 2000 Kawasaki VN1500G Vulcan Nomad
  • 1999 Kawasaki VN1500G Vulcan Nomad
  • 2004 Kawasaki VN1500L Vulcan Nomad Fi
  • 2003 Kawasaki VN1500L Vulcan Nomad Fi
  • 2002 Kawasaki VN1500L Vulcan Nomad Fi
  • 2001 Kawasaki VN1500L Vulcan Nomad Fi
  • 2000 Kawasaki VN1500L Vulcan Nomad Fi
  • 2008 Kawasaki VN1600D Vulcan Nomad
  • 2007 Kawasaki VN1600D Vulcan Nomad
  • 2006 Kawasaki VN1600D Vulcan Nomad
  • 2005 Kawasaki VN1600D Vulcan Nomad
  • 2006 Kawasaki VN1600G Vulcan Nomad
  • 2012 Kawasaki VN2000_ Vulcan 2000 Classic LT
  • 2008 Kawasaki VN2000A Vulcan
  • 2007 Kawasaki VN2000A Vulcan
  • 2006 Kawasaki VN2000A Vulcan
  • 2005 Kawasaki VN2000A Vulcan
  • 2004 Kawasaki VN2000A Vulcan
  • 2006 Kawasaki VN2000D Vulcan 2000 Limited Edition
  • 2005 Kawasaki VN2000D Vulcan 2000 Limited Edition
  • 2008 Kawasaki VN2000E Vulcan 2000 Classic
  • 2007 Kawasaki VN2000E Vulcan 2000 Classic
  • 2006 Kawasaki VN2000E Vulcan 2000 Classic
  • 2007 Kawasaki VN2000F Vulcan 2000 Classic LT
  • 2006 Kawasaki VN2000F Vulcan 2000 Classic LT
  • 2009 Kawasaki VN2000G Vulcan
  • 2009 Kawasaki VN2000H Vulcan 2000 Classic
  • 2008 Kawasaki VN2000H Vulcan 2000 Classic
  • 2010 Kawasaki VN2000J Vulcan 2000 Classic LT
  • 2009 Kawasaki VN2000J Vulcan 2000 Classic LT
  • 2008 Kawasaki VN2000J Vulcan 2000 Classic LT
Suzuki
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  • 2008 Suzuki VL1500 Boulevard C90
  • 2007 Suzuki VL1500 Boulevard C90
  • 2006 Suzuki VL1500 Boulevard C90
  • 2005 Suzuki VL1500 Boulevard C90
  • 2004 Suzuki VL1500 Intruder LC
  • 2003 Suzuki VL1500 Intruder LC
  • 2002 Suzuki VL1500 Intruder LC
  • 2001 Suzuki VL1500 Intruder LC
  • 2000 Suzuki VL1500 Intruder LC
  • 1999 Suzuki VL1500 Intruder LC
  • 1998 Suzuki VL1500 Intruder LC
  • 2004 Suzuki VL1500B Intruder LC SE
  • 2017 Suzuki VL1500T Boulevard C90T
  • 2016 Suzuki VL1500T Boulevard C90T
  • 2013 Suzuki VL1500T Boulevard C90T
  • 2009 Suzuki VL1500T Boulevard C90T
  • 2008 Suzuki VL1500T Boulevard C90T
  • 2007 Suzuki VL1500T Boulevard C90T
  • 2006 Suzuki VL1500T Boulevard C90T
  • 2005 Suzuki VL1500T Boulevard C90T
  • 2009 Suzuki VLR1800 Boulevard C109R
  • 2008 Suzuki VLR1800 Boulevard C109R
  • 2009 Suzuki VLR1800T Boulevard C109RT
  • 2008 Suzuki VLR1800T Boulevard C109RT
Triumph
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  • 2010 Triumph Rocket III Touring 2300
  • 2009 Triumph Rocket III Touring 2300
  • 2008 Triumph Rocket III Touring 2300
  • 2014 Triumph Rocket III Touring ABS 2300
  • 2013 Triumph Rocket III Touring ABS 2300
  • 2012 Triumph Rocket III Touring ABS 2300
  • 2011 Triumph Rocket III Touring ABS 2300
  • 2016 Triumph Thunderbird LT 1700
  • 2015 Triumph Thunderbird LT 1700
  • 2014 Triumph Thunderbird LT 1700
Yamaha
  • 1997 Yamaha XVZ1300A Royal Star
  • 1996 Yamaha XVZ1300A Royal Star
  • 2001 Yamaha XVZ1300A Royal Star Boulevard
  • 2000 Yamaha XVZ1300A Royal Star Boulevard
  • 1999 Yamaha XVZ1300A Royal Star Boulevard
  • 1998 Yamaha XVZ1300A Royal Star Boulevard
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  • 1998 Yamaha XVZ1300A Royal Star Silverado
  • 2000 Yamaha XVZ1300AT Royal Star Tour Classic
  • 1999 Yamaha XVZ1300AT Royal Star Tour Classic
  • 1998 Yamaha XVZ1300AT Royal Star Tour Classic
  • 1997 Yamaha XVZ1300AT Royal Star Tour Classic
  • 1996 Yamaha XVZ1300AT Royal Star Tour Classic
  • 1998 Yamaha XVZ1300AT Royal Star Tour Classic II
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  • 2008 Yamaha XVZ1300CT Royal Star Tour Deluxe
  • 2007 Yamaha XVZ1300CT Royal Star Tour Deluxe
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  • 2007 Yamaha XVZ1300CTM Royal Star Midnight Tour Deluxe
  • 2006 Yamaha XVZ1300CTM Royal Star Midnight Tour Deluxe
  • 2009 Yamaha XVZ1300CTS Royal Star Tour Deluxe S
  • 2008 Yamaha XVZ1300CTS Royal Star Tour Deluxe S
  • 2001 Yamaha XVZ1300LT Royal Star Tour Deluxe
  • 2000 Yamaha XVZ1300LT Royal Star Tour Deluxe
  • 1999 Yamaha XVZ1300LT Royal Star Tour Deluxe
  • 1997 Yamaha XVZ1300LT Royal Star Tour Deluxe
  • 1998 Yamaha XVZ1300LT Royal Star Tour Deluxe Deuce
  • 1998 Yamaha XVZ1300LT Royal Star Tour Deluxe Solitaire
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  • 2005 Yamaha XVZ1300TF Royal Star Venture
  • 2004 Yamaha XVZ1300TF Royal Star Venture
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  • 2002 Yamaha XVZ1300TF Royal Star Venture
  • 2001 Yamaha XVZ1300TF Royal Star Venture
  • 2000 Yamaha XVZ1300TF Royal Star Venture
  • 1999 Yamaha XVZ1300TF Royal Star Venture
  • 2007 Yamaha XVZ1300TFM Royal Star Midnight Venture
  • 2006 Yamaha XVZ1300TFM Royal Star Midnight Venture
  • 2005 Yamaha XVZ1300TFM Royal Star Midnight Venture
  • 2004 Yamaha XVZ1300TFM Royal Star Midnight Venture
  • 2003 Yamaha XVZ1300TFM Royal Star Midnight Venture
  • 2002 Yamaha XVZ1300TFM Royal Star Midnight Venture
  • 2003 Yamaha XVZ1300TFS Royal Star Midnight Venture
  • 2002 Yamaha XVZ1300TFS Royal Star Midnight Venture
  • 2013 Yamaha XVZ1300TFS Royal Star Venture S
  • 2012 Yamaha XVZ1300TFS Royal Star Venture S
  • 2011 Yamaha XVZ1300TFS Royal Star Venture S
  • 2010 Yamaha XVZ1300TFS Royal Star Venture S
  • 2009 Yamaha XVZ1300TFS Royal Star Venture S
  • 2008 Yamaha XVZ1300TFS Royal Star Venture S
  • 2000 Yamaha XVZ1300TFS Venture MM Limited Edition
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Great tire! Great service!
Just ordered my second Metzeler ME 880 front tire. Got over 12000 miles out of the first one on a Vulcan 2000. Great tire. Called my order in, got great service and prompt shipping. I will be back to Dennis Kirk!
January 28, 2011
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Best tires for the price
I had these on my last Kawasaki VN900 an they lasted for 5 summers and then I upgraded to a VN2000 an just bought these tires great brand an price definitely got my service for years to come!!
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best place to buy tires
This is the first time I have bought metzeler tires they come highly recomended by everyone I know only have about 3k miles on so far
July 20, 2011
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