Question about 2003 Triumph Trophy 1200

2 Answers

Max load of a 2002 Trophy 1200?

I am comparing various touring bikes before a possible purchase and would like to know the max load (or GVWR) for the Trophy. I can't seem to find the info on Google. Anyone have a manual handy?

Posted by on


2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 2 Answers

Hi just finished a huge tour across Europe on one, 1 kilo per glove box, 10 kilo's per rear panier, rear rack as per manufacturers recommendation. I had 30 kilo camp gear on no problem. all up bike weight was with rider and all gear 4oo kilos! No problems, except dont ride at low speed 10 -20 kilo per hour, feels like brick. set up was hard suspension, 46 PSI rear tyre, 38 PSI front, but make sure tyres are good brand, I recomend Metzler tourers any day to any one. As for GVWR just ring a large Triumph dealer dealer, service department and ask for spec's. other than that, I would just say use common sense ad keep weight as low as possible on the bike. When all loaded up and going over the Alps, dont be scared to give it grunt around sharp hair pin bends. It will love it and be alot safer. To low a speed and hesitation is a receipy for disaster on a tourer. But the best tourer to d the long miles in this price range. Terry Australia

Posted on Nov 01, 2009

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points


    An expert that got 10 achievements.


    An expert that got 5 achievements.


    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 2,336 Answers

Dry weight: 517lbs/235kg Max Payload: 422lbs/192kg

Posted on Nov 10, 2008


1 Suggested Answer

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

a 6ya Mechanic can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Mechanic (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add



Related Questions:

1 Answer

What is max air pressure for rear shocks on 2009 harley road king flhr?

Recommended Suspension Air Pressure: FLHX, FLTRX, FLHR/C


Solo rider up to 150 up to 680 0
150-200 68-91 0-10 0-69
200-250 91-113 10-20 69-138
250-300 113-136 20-30 138-206
over 300over 136 30-50 206-345

Solo rider with capacity
luggage of 40 lbs (18 kg) up to 150 up to 68 10-20 69-138
150-200 68-91 20-30 138-206
200-250 91-113 30-40 206-276
250-300 113-136 40-50 276-345
over 300 over 136 50 345

Rider plus passenger ALL ALL 40-50 276-345

Maximum GVWR ALL ALL 50 PSI 345 kPa

If Tour-Pak is installed, add 5-10 psi (34-69 kPa) to shock pressure.
Do not exceed 50 psi (345 kPa) suspension pressure.

May 07, 2014 | 2008 Harley Davidson FLHX Street Glide

1 Answer

1200 trophy stalls when I select a gear

If it goes in gear but the engine cuts out then either your sidestand switch is faulty (does the pin get pushed in when the stand is up - sometimes a bolt falls out and the switch pivots out of the way so the stand won't push it) or you clutch switch is faulty and the bike thinks the cltch is not pulled when you select gear.

Sep 10, 2013 | 2002 Triumph Trophy 1200

1 Answer

Where is the voltage regulator on a 2000 Triumph Trophy 1200

Voltage regulator is part of the alternator. Hope this helps:

Aug 03, 2012 | 2000 Triumph Trophy 1200

1 Answer

Tyre pessure kawasaki zzr1200

Look at the sidewall of both tires. There will be a 'MAX PSI' embossed on the tire. It will probably say Max 45 PSI. At 45psi the bike will ride like a rock. At 15psi it will ride really squirrely. Find a psi at which you feel the bike handles well and rides well. One rider may weigh 125 pounds and the next rider may weigh 300 pounds. The best psi for each rider will be different due to weight. Chances are that 30 to 35 psi will do the trick.

Sep 11, 2010 | 2002 kawasaki ZZR 1200

1 Answer

Trophy 1200 overheating low mileage!

hey, just finished huge ride across europe on one. Look at radiator and water pump, check oil levels and type of oil used. sounds like a blockage in water pump and or, radiator or hoses. Check electrical fan is running after bike stops? If fan is not working the bike will over heat as it requires fan to draw air trough the radiator constantly. Terry Tourer Australia

Oct 24, 2009 | 2003 Triumph Trophy 1200

3 Answers

Just bought a tectrix bike max. I don't know how

Sportsmith has replacement parts reasonably priced , power cord is 7 bucks

Sep 14, 2009 | Cycling

1 Answer

Connecting a gas tank on a 2002 Triumph Trophy 1200

These are safety related things and need to be right. You should probably ask on a specialised forum.

Sep 10, 2017 | 2002 Triumph Trophy 1200

1 Answer

I have loss adapter Scanner Vuego 640U

Product MPN Vuego 640U MPN 91.61524.0VL Key Features Scanner Type grayquestion.gif Flatbed Scanner Interface grayquestion.gif USB Optical Resolution 1200 dpi Max. Resolution (Hardware) 1200 x 600 dpi Platform grayquestion.gif PC, Mac Technical Features Form Factor grayquestion.gif Desktop Media Supported Media Type Plain Paper • Bulk Objects (Books, etc.) Media Loading Method Manual Load Max. Supported Media Size ANSI A (Letter)(216 x 279 mm) System Requirements Platform grayquestion.gif PC • Mac Operating System Microsoft Windows 95 • Apple MacOS 8 Dimensions Width 11.98 in. Depth 18.12 in. Weight 8.82 lb. Warranty Warranty 1 Year Miscellaneous Product ID 20168547

Dec 07, 2008 | Acer ScanPrisa 640U Flatbed Scanner

1 Answer

Exhaust for trophy

If you want LOUD,then D&D's are what you're looking for.Staintune from Australia makes a nice sounding muffler for the Trophy,but they are pretty expensive.I went with the Trident mufflers from England and am quite happy with them.I think Thunderbike from New Zealand also makes a silencer for the 1200 Trophy.

Nov 10, 2008 | 2002 Triumph Trophy 1200

Not finding what you are looking for?
2003 Triumph Trophy 1200 Logo

Related Topics:

304 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Triumph Experts

Arnie Burke
Arnie Burke

Level 3 Expert

4536 Answers


Level 3 Expert

77169 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22258 Answers

Are you a Triumph Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides