17423

- In-Stock and ready to ship today! View tires, apparel, helmets, exhaust and more!

  • Metzeler

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

  • Part #: 543227
  • Manufacturer Part #: 1705300
  • MSRP Price: $280.95
  • Our Price: $180.98 *
You Save:
$99.97 (36%)
  • Add to Cart
  • Add to Wish List/Gift Registry

*Tire fee of $5.00 applies. (details)

*Free Wheel & Tire Mounting (details)
543227
Low Price Guarantee
No Hassle Returns

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

Aspect Ratio 80
Construction Radial
Position Front
Rim Size 16
Sidewall Blackwall
Speed Rating V
Tire Classification Cruiser/Touring
Tube Type Tubeless
Units Each
Width 150
Weight 13.75 lbs

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

Aspect Ratio 80
Construction Radial
Position Front
Rim Size 16
Sidewall Blackwall
Speed Rating V
Tire Classification Cruiser/Touring
Tube Type Tubeless
Units Each
Width 150
Weight 13.75 lbs

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

Part 543227 fits the following machines

See if this part fits your ride

Kawasaki
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
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 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
2012 Kawasaki VN2000_ Vulcan 2000 Classic LT

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

out of 2 reviews.

2 out of 2 (100%) customers would recommend this to a friend.

5 Stars
2
4 Stars
0
3 Stars
0
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Value:
Performance:
Mileage: High Mileage
low high
Write a Review

best place to buy tires

July 20, 2011

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

I would recommend this item to a friend.
Value:
Performance:
By: from MN

Was this review helpful to you?

Yes
No

Great tire! Great service!

January 28, 2011

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!

I would recommend this item to a friend.
Value:
Performance:
Mileage: High Mileage
low high
By: from Springfield, MO

Was this review helpful to you?

Yes
No

Instructions and Media for Metzeler Front ME880 150/80VR-16 Blackwall Tire - 1705300

Owners Manual - PDF Owners Manual - PDF Manual PDF