Motorcycle Accessories For Roadside Emergencies

Five items to have on hand

Dynaplug Micro Pro Inflator product
Dynaplug Micro Pro InflatorCourtesy of Dynaplug

Air Time
Fixing a roadside flat gets you nowhere without a means of inflating the tire. The Dynaplug Micro Pro Inflator ($59.99) is compact, weighs just 7 ounces, and is said to inflate a 150/70-17 rear tire from zero to 36 psi in five minutes. Multiple power connectors, an exten­sion cord, pencil pressure gauge, and nylon pouch are all included as part of the kit.
(530) 345-8000

Moose Racing Trail Strap product
Moose Racing Trail StrapCourtesy of Moose Racing

Trail Tow
While packing a tow strap is not a new idea, it's certainly a very good one when riding off road. The Moose Racing Trail Strap ($12.95) is 12 feet long and made of durable 600-denier nylon web with open and looped ends. Expressly intended for motorcycles and ATVs, it folds into a sturdy carrying pouch with provisions for attach­ment to bike, belt, or other gear.

CruzTools RoadTech KT1 product
CruzTools RoadTech KT1Courtesy of CruzTools

Tool Pack
KTM motorcycles feature unique fasteners that call for specific tools. The CruzTools RoadTech KT1 ($89.95) tool kit covers all on- and off-road KTMs with particular focus on the Adventure and Duke models. The pro-grade tools carry a lifetime guarantee and come organ­ized (with addi­tional roadside items) into a rugged roll-up pouch.
(888) 909-8665

Tirox SnapJack V2 product
Tirox SnapJack V2Courtesy of Snapjack

Jack Be Quick
Lube or adjust your drive chain anytime anywhere with the Tirox SnapJack V2 ($49.95) portable motor­cycle lift. With Snap­Jack positioned under the swingarm in one of four height settings, a push on the tool's pivot levers the wheel off the ground with ease. It folds into 8.5-inch length and includes front brake safety strap, nonslip pads, and a carry bag.
(888) 365-7822

Wicked Lasers FlashTorch Mini product
Wicked Lasers FlashTorch MiniCourtesy of Wicked Lasers

Packing a flashlight is fundamental roadside preparedness. The Wicked Lasers FlashTorch Mini ($199) is made of rugged aircraft-grade aluminum and has a rechargeable battery, three power levels, and a high-efficiency reflector to channel the light into a wide floodlight or searchlight. Coolest of all, its 2,300-lumen maximum output can even be used to ignite a fire.