Run, do not walk, away from these
Was putting them on a 2018 Goldwing. I watched all the videos, read all the reviews, so I had a good idea what to expect.
I cleaned out the holes, used zip-ties to squeeze them together, made sure the tabs engaged etc. etc.
Got the first grip on, the metal shell over it, all the rubber pulled up through the holes, made sure all the holes lined up and gingerly put in the first 2 screws finger-tight. So far so good.
Then went to do the end cap, verified the holes still lined up, and gingerly went to put in a screw. It met a slight bit of resistance so I took it back out and re-verified the holes lined up. Tried again and same thing. So I applied a little more pressure and the head broke off.
I thought "Damn! Well, I can live with 3 since these look so cool." And..... tried a different hole and exact same thing happened. We're talking very little resistance and no, I wasn't cross-threading them or anything.
Come on... how are they supposed to go in, by wishing? Absolutely ridiculous.
So that was that, I immediately pulled it back off and basically lit $91 on fire because Wingstuff won't take it back unless it's still in unopened packaging.
Obviously some people DO get these on without a hitch, but trust your instincts when you see so many people saying they had problems. These are simply not ready for prime-time in their manufacturing, too many variables and beyond cheap/shoddy screws and pre-drilling.
You *might* get a well-made set, but then again... you might get mine.
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