Main Motorcycle: 2015 Tiger 800 XRx
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Smoky Mtns of TN, USA
The stock handlebars on the XRx and XCx are adjustable for reach. Not sure about the standard XR/XC models. The info below is from the owners manual. Or you could simply rotate them forward or aft til suitable. Hope this helps.
The handlebars are adjustable for reach
by approximately 0.8 in (20 mm).
To adjust the handlebars, loosen and
remove the handlebar rear (0.31 in
(8 mm) threaded) clamp fasteners, and
then the front (0.39 in (10 mm) threaded)
clamp and riser fasteners.
1. 0.39 in (10 mm) fasteners
2. 0.31 in (8 mm) fasteners
Lift the handlebars out of the handlebar
risers and support with the aid of an
Rotate both risers through 180į and
align the fixing holes.
Reposition the handlebars to the risers.
Reinstall the upper clamps, and secure
with the two 0.39 in (10 mm) threaded
fasteners in the rear fastener positions.
Do not fully tighten the fasteners at this
See you somewhere down a twisty road....