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The new motorcycle Adventure Skid Plate/ Bash Plate / Engine Guard is designed and manufactured by ACD Racing Parts to perfectly match BMW R1200GS and BMW R1200GSA model year 2013 to 2016 (liquid cooled) adventure touring and dual sport motorcycles according to model and model year. This BMW R 1200 GS bash plate brings high levels of protection to the engine, exhaust collectors and exhaust line underneath the bike preventing damages from stones, shocks and crashes during intensive use.
This skidplate is made of 4 mm (0.16 inches) thickness strong and light aluminum alloy with state of the art TIG welding and trimmed rims to avoid sharp edges.
As all ACD Racing Parts skid plates, this BMW GS 1200 R Liquid Cooled skid plate is intense competition grade but fits perfectly for leisure off-road motorcycle use.
Fit it in
minutes with included mounting hardware matching perfectly your liquid cooled BMW R 1200 GS or BMW R 1200 GSA dual-sport motorcycle’s original specifications. Meant to be installed on the back, fixed on the central stand nuts for greater strength. Easy engine maintenance as it can be removed in minutes with just 4 bolts.
Compatible Make: BMW Motorrad Liquid Cooled
Compatible Models: R1200GS, R1200GSA ( R1200GS Adventure)
Compatible Model years: 2013-2016
Crash bars compatibility: Compatible with most of the crash bars on the market
Recommended use:Competition, Adventure bike, Enduro, Dualsport, Leisure
Colors or surface finish: Raw Aluminum or Black Powder Coat
- 5754 aluminum alloy
- 0.16 inches (4 mm) thickness
- 0.4 inches foam to protect lower engine
- Laser cut
- TIG welded
- Trimmed edges
- Weight: 10 lbs
Kit contents: 1 x Skid plate, 1 x Mounting hardware, 1 x Instructions
Installation Video Instructions:
Shop Here For Yours: Aluminum Skid Plate for BMW R 1200 GS Liquid Cooled 2013 to 2016
We also have in stock ready to ship the BMW R1200 GS/GSA Oilheads model Skid Plate for model years 2006-2013. This item is available in either Raw Aluminum or Black Powder Coat finishes. For more information or to purchase, please visit www.acdracing.us.
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