Mon Jul 04, 2022 12:48 pm

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2019 MP3 500 Sport
Joined: 26 Sep 2012
Posts: 187
Location: California
 
Hooked
2019 MP3 500 Sport
Joined: 26 Sep 2012
Posts: 187
Location: California
Mon Jul 04, 2022 12:48 pm linkquote
I scratched mine a little when I dropped the standing bike, and noticed it also scratched the brake lever (albeit minimally), so I looked for a better looking replacement as well as something marginally longer for better protection of the brake lever.

These on Amazon https://www.amazon.com/dp/B09W5F6SSP?psc=1&ref=ppx_yo2ov_dt_b_product_details fit perfectly aka LTYNND for Yamaha Nmax Motorcycle Bar End Handlebar Extension Balance Plug M6 NMAX, use the original screw. They also are a bit longer and hence may add a little extra protection (but not enough extra width to make a difference if you judiciously lane split), and look better IMO. Come in different colors, too.

IMPORTANT: you'll need a small spacer in the right one, otherwise it locks the throttle.

The originals are silly expensive if you try to score them, it's just a darn piece of plastic...


Compatible Bar End



Last edited by PabloLie on Mon Jul 04, 2022 9:42 pm; edited 1 time in total
Mon Jul 04, 2022 12:58 pm

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2015 MP3 500 ie Business
Joined: 29 Oct 2019
Posts: 864
Location: Belgium
 
Addicted
2015 MP3 500 ie Business
Joined: 29 Oct 2019
Posts: 864
Location: Belgium
Mon Jul 04, 2022 12:58 pm linkquote
The stock ones are plastic? My stock bar ends are solid metal and chromed.

Easyparts.nl has the chrome ones in stock. See link

https://easyparts.nl/Handle-Cap-(Terminal)-p26544709



Mon Jul 04, 2022 4:49 pm

Hooked
2019 MP3 500 Sport
Joined: 26 Sep 2012
Posts: 187
Location: California
 
Hooked
2019 MP3 500 Sport
Joined: 26 Sep 2012
Posts: 187
Location: California
Mon Jul 04, 2022 4:49 pm linkquote
Mine certainly were plastic. USA parts lottery. And they are $12 without shipping to replace each in scooterwest...

I think it looks way better now and worth the $40 price tag for me. And I like the extra 5mm or so of extra protection on top.


Original bar ends.

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