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Tires 150x70 R18 and 90x90 R21

I am riding my KTM 1190 Adventure R in Argentina and Chile. Beautiful bike for this trip and no issues at all so far, I did my own oil change but nothing else.

But I now need a set of tyres. I am having trouble sourcing these babies.

I am in San Martin de Los Andes, so close enough to Neuquen, Mendosa, even Santiago at a push.

Can anyone recommend a tyre seller in this area who would/might have some of these. Any brand, any type.

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Ktm dealer in neuguen worth a try
On highway one mile past carrefour supermarket in direction towards atlantic

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Where have you tried and failed so far?
The 18" rear is the one that's hard to get. A 17" easier.
Maybe call or email various bike shops in Mendoza or Santiago? Perhaps they can order something for you?
Or ship it to San Martin on a bus?

Chile may be high priced ... Argentina better with Blue $$$.

You're near Bariloche ... home of international jet setters ... no idea about
bike shops there or tires, but they are very well connected to ... everywhere!

Suerte!
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Hola,

ask Javier at Dakar Motos in BsAs, I am sure he can send them to you anywhere in Argentina.

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They have them here in Santiago. Calle Lira has a dozen bike shops. those are very popular sizes.
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