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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 07-31-2019, 12:00 PM Thread Starter
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Online vendors - where do you shop?

Did a quick search here and didn't find a list of vendors for MC related stuff. And as a returning rider after many years, there wasn't even an internet at that time. I think a list of online vendors that are popular with Star riders would be useful.

Please add vendors you have shopped below. Rate them if you want, but mostly I just want a list of who's-who out on the web.

I'll start with a few that I've picked up from forum threads. First couple are just obligatory, not really MC related.

Amazon
eBay
Revzilla
Cycle Gear
Bike Bandit
Yamaha
JP Cycles
Rocky Mtn ATV
Motorcycle Gear.com
Custom Dynamics (lighting products)
Kuryakyn
Corsa Technic (electrical)
Viking Bags
West End Motor Sports
Dennis Kirk
Phat Performance Parts
Pacific Coast Star
LeatherUP
Yamaha Parts House by Babbitts Online
2 Wheel Pros
FortNine (Canadian only)

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Parts and the like i use amazon and ebay. Tires rocky mountain atv.
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you listed my two most used retail vendors
bikebandit has really useful OEM exploding parts drawings for just about the entire motorcycle

https://www.motorcyclegear.com/ sells discontinued old stock - got a great deal on an HJC carbon fiber full face helmet $125, and a hi-viz textile jacket $85.
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Parts and the like i use amazon and ebay. Tires rocky mountain atv.

Added to the list. Their name would have mis-directed me, so this is exactly the kind of info I'm looking for.

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you listed my two most used retail vendors
bikebandit has really useful OEM exploding parts drawings for just about the entire motorcycle

https://www.motorcyclegear.com/ sells discontinued old stock - got a great deal on an HJC carbon fiber full face helmet $125, and a hi-viz textile jacket $85.
Added to the list. I don't know how long this site allows post editing, but I'll keep adding them to the top post list if I can.

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I have used the above with much success of parts & accessories.
In fact, I am looking for new mirrors. My current ones rattle. (Something is broken on the inside.

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Added FortNine for our cousins from the great white north.

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