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Seating position on a TTR250

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' started by lextsy, Apr 17, 2008.

  1. Hi all

    I was wondering why the TTR has such a close seating position. If i sit up on the back i always slide down everytim i brake.

    Does anyone know any fixes for this i.e. different seat?
  2. "Gripper" seat cover, or leather pants.
  3. Shouldn't you be standing on the pegs?
  4. haha yeeh stand up in peak hour traffic..

    Any idea where i can get that grippy stuff or what it is called?

    thanks fo the help
  5. squeeze the tank?

    i had the same problem, ya legs might not be used to it eh!
  6. Gripper seat covers are just a vinyl sheet type product that you replace the original seat cover with and staple into place. You can buy it at Ringmaster Images (don't know their number). You might also find an acceptable substitute at a vinyl place like Clark Rubber?
  7. Riding a dirt bike..... Ur doin' it wrong.
  8. well to be honest i already want to sell it.

    I just sold my cbr250rr and after buying this bike I decided i want to buy another road bike but am short on choices. I may just wait a year and buy a cbr600
  9. I have one(admittedly at the farm) and never had a problem, I squeeze the tank though