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I am new to buying tires. I am wanting to get a new pair for my 07 KLX, but I do not understand what the numbers stand for exactly. I know the front tire is 21 and the back is 18. When you are shopping for tires, what does the 100/100 or 110/90 stand for, and how do I know what fits on the rim? Thanks:bonk:

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Thanks for the info, I ended up going with the Pirelli

XCMH 110/100. Looks like a really good tire:banana:

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pretty much any of the 21" out there you can run on the front rim. 90/90x21, 90/100x21 etc. the rear is a little different because some of the wider (120) tires, the knobs will rub the swing arm.

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Ok, I need some advice...I do a lot trailing...and the terrains are hilly, some mud, but mostly hard packed and rocks.

What size shud I use...soem say smaller sizes gives me better speed, and what kinda tyres shud I use f my terrains.

At the moment, I like using the on/off road tyres such as the Bridegstone TW 301/302 or the Dunlop 605s.

Do I need to use the knobby tyres or stay with the trail or on/off road tyres?

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