How do I keep my motorcycle helmet from being stolen?
One of the best ways to lock your motorcycle helmet to your bike that I have come across is to thread a gun lock or cable lock through the visor of your helmet and a passenger peg. It does a better job of theft-proofing your helmet compared to simply locking it using the D-ring attachment.
How can I lock my helmet without a D-ring?
Get a bicycle cable lock with alphabetical combination and run it through the chin bar (assuming full-face). They’re small and light, and you can usually find some place to leave it attached to the bike coiled up. Helmet thieves probably don’t care if the helmet has a d – ring strap anyway.
What is the best helmet lock?
Best Motorcycle Helmets Lock Reviews & Recommendations 2021
- Best Overall. Kuryakyn 4232 Tamper-Proof Helmet Security Lock.
- Best Value. Motorcycle Helmet Lock by Master Lock.
- Honorable Mention. Bikers Choice Helmet Lock.
- Most Versatile. BigPantha Motorcycle Helmet Lock.
- Best License Plate Mounted.
Do motorcycle helmets get stolen?
Since you have to leave the helmet make sure to park where it’s less likely someone will steal it. It can get stolen at any time regardless of the place, but some places are sketchier than others. For example, if you must leave it on your bike, park in a well-lit area or somewhere you can keep an eye on it.
Is owning a motorcycle worth it?
The cost of owning a motorcycle may be less than the cost of owning a car, but when it comes to protection from serious injury or death, a car is the definite winner between the two. In 2006, there were 35 times more deaths from motorcycle accidents than from car accidents.
What is the most stolen motorcycle?
Most stolen motorcycle makes in the United States in 2019
|Number of thefts|
|American Honda Motor Co., Inc.||8,122|
|Yamaha Motor Corporation||6,495|
|Harley Davidson, Inc.||4,737|
|American Suzuki Motor Corporation||4,686|
How does a helmet lock work?
A helmet lock is specially designed to lock a helmet to an object, in most cases a motorcycle. Most common helmet locks use a wire to secure your helmet. You simply put the wire around the chin compartment of the helmet and connect it to the frame of your bike. This prevents anyone from taking your helmet away.