How to Customize a Suzuki Intruder 800

Updated July 20, 2017

The Suzuki Intruder 800 is a motorcycle cruiser with a liquid-cooled, 45-degree V-twin engine. Reverse taper mufflers add a deep rumble sound when the 800 is in action. If you want your Suzuki Intruder to stand out in a crowd, consider customising it. Adding custom fenders, wheels and lights are just a few options. Custom seats with storage slant bags are also available for the Suzuki 800 Intruder. There are many customisation options.

Add a batwing fairing. A fairing is a wind deflector for motorcycles. A batwing fairing has extended sides that resemble the wings of a bat. With pre-drilled holes and push-out plugs, installation of the fairing to the Suzuki Intruder 800 is easy. Fairings are available in various heights and colours.

Install a seat cushion. Seat cushions add extra comfort during long rides. They are available with gel, air or fabric filling. Most motorcycle seat cushions come with a washable seat cover, attachment loops and cruiser straps. Add a custom cover to the seat cushion to add a custom look to your Intruder 800.

Install a luggage rack. A variety of racks are available that fit the Intruder 800. Available in several different finishes, a luggage rack is a good way to customise your bike. Ideal for carrying an overnight bag, a luggage rack is a functional and aesthetic custom item.

Add an insulated cup holder. If you like to take your coffee, tea or other beverage on the road, a cup holder is a good custom item. There are a number of cup holders available that will fit the Intruder 800. Most have secure snap-on mounting making them easy to install and remove.

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