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04-05-2020 02:14 PM
moparman70 I was going to post something on Mirror extensions and then found this thread -- I came from a FJ background and shoulder obstruction with Stock mirrors was always an issue. My 2014 came with the SW-Motech extensions and they work great -- I don't see the need to add any blind spot mirrors with these extension and I don't have to move my shoulders to view as there is plenty of rear view coverage.

Good to know about some of the alternatives -- one downside is the lane splitting effect but I am still getting used to the bike from that aspect as far as height and position of the mirrors when passing cars. It is more of a challenge doing so than the FJ 1200 is but the FJR is a bigger bike so I expect that
12-04-2019 08:00 AM
RaYzerman I may be wrong, but the FZ1 mirrors 2006 and later do not fold... you want the ones for 2001-2005. To me the Emgo equivalent is just as good and one heck of a lot cheaper. The last set I bought cost me under $40. Do a search on FleaBay......
12-04-2019 07:35 AM
Mr_Ed
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Originally Posted by Cherryriver View Post
Your local dealer.
Otherwise, Emgos are everywhere on the net. Partzilla can do OEM parts.
Yeah. I looked just to be sure before answering, but here's the Partzilla page.

https://www.partzilla.com/catalog/ya...s10v/cowling-1
12-03-2019 09:54 PM
Cherryriver Your local dealer.
Otherwise, Emgos are everywhere on the net. Partzilla can do OEM parts.
12-03-2019 09:47 PM
jimw Can someone tell me where to get the fz1 mirrors? I have a 2014 fjr & all the sites I looked at say there only for up to 2006 models. Thanks
12-03-2019 09:05 PM
passx I installed the FZ1 mirrors on my 2014 a couple of years ago after much time spent looking at my elbows and trying things to improve the rearward view I finally gave up & installed the fz1 mirrors.

They literally ďbuggedĒ me for quite a while giving my bike a very transformers/bug like look but time has improved that and I can actually see behind me. Downsides ? Other than the aforementioned look now with the fz1 mirrors you can no longer block the bright lights of the idiot (lots of them) behind you that can't seem to figure all that new fangled switchery out to turn the brights off.

Russ has mentioned that numerous times as a benefit to the stock mirrors that just moving your elbows out will block the idiotís lights behind you with your stock mirrors, not so much so with the fz1ís.
12-03-2019 07:07 PM
jtdunc
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Originally Posted by Jnovak View Post
I agree that the SW mirror extenders work great. I just installed them on my 2016 FJR A and they are great. I highly recommend.
Work great on my Gen I!
11-29-2019 09:44 PM
RaYzerman You have to get the right ones..... 2001-2005 FZ1, as they fold. My Emgos work fine... I did lube the pivots as they came dry, gave them a test fold.
I had the SW Motech extenders once upon a time, wouldn't go back.
11-29-2019 09:39 PM
passx My FZ1 Emgo mirrors do fold, but iíll add that I spent some adjusting all the pivots so they neither folded to easily or too hard. I am happy with the results.
11-29-2019 09:02 PM
radiostatic
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Originally Posted by Cherryriver View Post
Emgos on my bike. Work fine; not as nice as Yamaha, but they work.
Do your Emgos fold in?
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