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Tyres in south Morocco ???

Hello

Firstly appologies for coming into this forum on another users id , I am Simons girlfriend Sue.
Simon has just called from Morroco ,and asked me to post this thread , he is at this moment an hour west of Erfoud
with a friend and travelling companion that he met on here , Paul from London
They are both safe and well , and are staying the night with some friendly Berbers in their tent.They need of Tyres , apparently the tyres they have , are wearing at greater rate than anticipated.
Does anyone know of any tyres in southern Morroco.

Many thanks in advance
Sue
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Hi Sue,

You may need to offer a bit more info - are they on motorbikes or 4x4's? What make and models etc etc?
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Hi Sue

If they travel on motorbikes try this mobile, from a guy who owns a garage in Zagora. I don't know if he has tyres, but maybe he can help them out.
+212 66 92 50 52
GPS LOCATION N.30.20.378 W.5.50.218
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Generally speaking tyres have to be ordered in from Cassablanca, however Wilderness Wheels in Ouarzazate have a stock of tyres for their own bikes, 250 and 400 Hondas.

http://www.wildernesswheels.com/ tel: 00212 44 88 81 28
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Thanks Guys

I have passed the info on to Simon , many thanks for your help.
FYI.
Simon is on a KTM 640 , not quite sure what Paul rides, a Dakar something , I think , quite technical me!

Sue.
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Hi not much info but if it helps...last time I was there there was a helpfull Yamaha dealer in Agadir that got me a tyre and some other bits...
I had to wait a couple of days but he got them.
Gd luck...z
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