We're always touting our R&D department's ability to design products that fit the lines of the subject bike. Never has this been more true than with these saddlebags on the neo-deco designed Yamaha 'Liners. At first glance, the bags seem to flow into the bike and it's hard to tell where the Yamaha stops and the Corbin begins. Another beautiful piece of functional hardware!
We've taken an amazing 45 liters of storage and smoothed out the lines to visually integrate the saddlebags into the Roadliner's look. The esthetics camoflage the fact that our Fleetliner bags actually hold twice as much as the leatherite covered plastic bags available on the Stratoliner. Typical of Corbin engineering, the interior wall of the bag molds close to the profile of the bike to fit closer to the centerline than any other saddlebag made. This provides better load bearing, better balance, less width and a much cleaner look.
Corbin saddlebags are tooled up specially for each bike model so they fit perfect. Both bags feature top loading so contents can't spill out when opened and they will self close in the wind if forgotten. Notice how the Corbin mounting system keeps the bags close to the bike. We mold them around the fender rails and in tight to the fender. This allows the bags to carry weight in close for a better center of gravity and good balance. This design also keeps a narrower profile for less width to worry about when lane splitting.
Corbin's Roadliner saddlebags are designed to work with the permanent mount Yamaha sissybar or Corbin Streamliner trunk setup. We've created clearance in the fender strut area to allow room for either bracket kit. If you're running your Stratoliner without the sissybar, don't worry we've kept a clean look! Your saddlebag setup includes a set of painted "blanks" that fill in this space to keep a clean integrated look to your fender. Sorry, these bags to not work with the quick release sissy bar.
Our design team shaped these bags to work with your stock exhaust system, but they will work equally well with any system that has a profile lower than the stock pipe. Beetle Bags fit perfect and install simply with all brackets included. In the front, our bags are shaped to allow room for passengers legs on the rear footpegs and includes a heel pad to protect the saddlebag finish. Interior wall fits the shape of the bike to keep them narrow and carry the shape around the rear fender. When loaded properly the bike remains stable at all speeds.
Both bags come completely lined to protect your cargo and feature locking doors for security. The Fleetliner saddlebag set comes prepainted to coordinate with your stock paint job and includes the triple chrome strips on the sides. Both the single color and two-tone models are hand painted and pinstriped to look perfect on your bike. You can choose from a variety of cover materials for the heel pads, but we recommend the "Asphalt" material shown in these images. The texture looks appropriate and the material is extremely durable.
Capacity: To help you visualize what a tremendous amount of space 45 liters is, we've measured the Yamaha Stratoliner leatherite covered bags for comparison. Here's how it shakes out:
Corbin Fleetliner Bags: 45 liters each
Stratoliner Bags: 22 liters each
The Corbin Fleetliner bags appear slim and sleek on the bike, but as you can see hold TWICE as much as the Yamaha bags. Plus they're beautiful to look at, secure, weather proof and simple to install!
Bushtec trailers now offers a custom trailer hitch that is designed specially to work with the Corbin Fleetliner saddlebags. For those of you doing some long haul touring that are looking for mass cargo space, this may be exactly what you've been looking for. You can find out more about Bushtec trailers on their website located at: www.bushtec.com.
Manufactured of our exclusive Fibertech™ material for durability and a clean finish. Specially formulated for Corbin, Fibertech™ gives us very tight tolerances with minimal shrinkage so each part comes out true to the original design.
We use a quality gel-coat for a nice finish that doesn't show material weave. Comes to you prepainted in either a single color or two-tone to coordinate with your stock paint scheme.
Corbin Fleetliner Bags come fully lined with a nice, thick grey liner on the inside to protect your cargo. Sure seal weather stripping around the doors keeps out the elements. Locking doors keep contents secure.
Fleetliner Bags work with your stock exhaust system or a variety of aftermarket pipes. If you are using an aftermarket set of pipes, please assure they mount no higher than the original system did.
Installation is simple using hardware and brackets that are included with the Fleetliner saddlebag set. Stainless steel mounting studs and chromed brackets install easily with common tools. Installation is perfectly suitable for a weekend mechanic. Complete instructions included.
Fleetliner bags work with the passenger floorboards available from Yamaha.
Corbin Fleetliner bags work with your stock seat or a variety of saddle models available from Corbin.
Bushtec and MC Hitch both make trailer hitches that will bolt onto a Yamaha Stratoliner with Corbin Bags installed. You can find them online at www.bushtec.com and www.mchitch.com respectively.
Corbin saddlebags do not work with the Jardine sissy bar system.
Naturally we make a wide range of saddle models for your 'Liner. Just check out the Stratoliner / Roadliner index page for complete details. You'll find it HERE.
Of course we want to hear from you! Have some suggestions for us or maybe comments for other riders, send them via THIS FORM.
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Fleetliner bags Single color, 2006 - 2013 Yamaha Roadliner
We do not always have a color match for all brands and models, especially at the beginning of the year when the new models come out. Please enter your bike year and paint color below and we will contact you if we do not currently have the color matched. A note about paint color matching: Please Read
PLEASE NOTE: Corbin products are designed to fit very close to your bike for a clean look. Due to this, other accessories or options can inhibit proper fit. As an example: Tank Consoles (dashes), ignition modules, exhaust systems, sissy bars, etc. If you have accessories installed on your bike, please let us know so we can verify the fit for you.
SADDLE WARRANTY: Basepan, foam and hardware of the Corbin saddle is warranted to the original owner for life. Cover materials, Heaters and workmanship are warranted for one year. Product will only be authorized to be shipped back, freight pre-paid, for refining of shape or to replace/rectify defective parts. In cases where the rework requires a new cover, a recover charge will be applied. Cash or credit refunds are not available. All goods being handled for customer service consideration must be accompanied by a Corbin receipt and a Return Material Authorization number (RMA).
FIBERGLASS WARRANTY: Structural integrity of Corbin fiberglass components are warranted to the original owner for life. Finish and paint are warranted against manufacturing defect for one year. Damage to product and / or painted surfaces from outside forces or misuse is specifically not covered under warranty. Cash or credit refunds are not available. All goods being handled for customer service consideration must be accompanied by a Corbin receipt and a Return Material Authorization (RMA) number.
EXPORT SALES: USA pricing shown. When products are shipped throughout the world, you will see higher prices because of freight, customs, duty & applicable taxes. Please consider these costs when purchasing Corbin products outside the USA. If ordering direct from Corbin, we will compute freight charges and add them to the order. BUYER will be responsible for customs, taxes, duty or other charges.