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Not new to biking, but am new to this forum. Y'all know these bikes so can help me a bunch with your recommendations. Mine is an 06 and it had no mirrors when I got it. I need to find a good mirror that will show me more than my elbows, and a source.
Thanks for any help!
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ohyeah, there is a thread about stock mirror on here try search. sorry it's early wasn't thinking. on my way to church now.be back tonight.
 

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Check out rhinomoto.com. They make barends with a groove cut in them to mount barend mirrors. Very easy company to deal with. I just ordered a set of crg arrow mirrors with their bar ends. Should be here by Friday.
 

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i have some hand me down ,mirrors on my 04 right now. i do not know what brand they are. i like the looks and they do a good job of being able to see behind you.
the big problem is every time i blast threw the gears vibration rotates the mirrors out of alignment. i am looking at bar end mirrors right now. a good set is over 200 bucks. i am not a big fan of how bar end mirrors look. so i am unsure what i am going to do. i prolly will just get a quality pair of replacement mirrors that look better than stock.
 

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Please let me know if you find some suitable ones. The guy I bought the 06 from got frustrated because his started rotating too . . . he threw them out. I wonder if LocTite might do the trick. They make a removable thread locker that might hold the mirrors steady.
 

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Check out rhinomoto.com. They make barends with a groove cut in them to mount barend mirrors. Very easy company to deal with. I just ordered a set of crg arrow mirrors with their bar ends. Should be here by Friday.
Thanks for the info! I've ordered a set of the barends with the lane-splitter mirrors. Pretty pricey, but I want something I'm not going to have to replace in a few months. I also would like to see you post a pic of your setup when you get things mounted.
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I got the Rhinomoto bar ends and the CRG Arrow mirrors mounted up on a Renthal bar late last night. The quality of both seems to be exceptional. I'll try to get photos up soon.
 

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I had a 2006 Z1000 and replaced my mirrors with the factory mirrors off an Aprilia Tuono. They looked much sleeker, didn't vibrate at high speeds, and provided a much better view of the rear. I posted a photo of the bike in the pictures section of this forum. Take a peek and see what you think.
 

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Just put the lane splitter crg bar end mirrors on . when I first got them was going to send them back thinking what a joke , but decided to give them a try. WOW they work great you can see what is going on with just a glance who new
 

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First ride with the CRG Arrows

Got to ride with the Rhinomotos/Arrow combo today. About 250 miles. All I can say the combo rocks. Visibility is excellent, they dress the front of the bike up and did not move all day after being set even at 135mph. I know-I know sometimes I get a little carried away.
 

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Just put the lane splitter crg bar end mirrors on . when I first got them was going to send them back thinking what a joke , but decided to give them a try. WOW they work great you can see what is going on with just a glance who new
Rou're right on all counts. I took them out of the box and thought they had send mirrors for a Benelli minibike. I put them on and absolutely love them. I've got to do just a tiny bit of fiddlin' with their aim, but I can already see they are NOT going to move. Great solution. Thanks,
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Nice!! They look similarly nice on my 06. They somehow stop vibration . . . they do not blur at speed. Pretty pricey, but for what they do for the overall enjoyment of riding the bike, I would buy them again.
 

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thanks, they look so much better than the syock mickey mouse ears. finally got my eliminaor on next is yhe ugly ole mirros. will have to wait for a while,just spent 1019 on muzzy, PCv, and bcm filter. still waiting for exhaust. may be two or three weeks.
 

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my son and rode across lower wiscosin last summer.on the 4th of july or there abouts it was cold. we stopped to walmart to buy gloves and sweatshirts. have gotten weak in the 19 years i've been in arkansas. came from upstate new york. so i remember snow. it was 46 here this morning. way cold for this time of year .almost wore gloves to church. am fixin' to go for a ride right now.
 

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Im also looking to get some new mirrors.But i really dont want bar ends. Whats ya'lls thoughts on the plastic versys the aluminum ones i got a 07 if that helps.
 
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