Soundskins Frequently Asked Questions

Thanks for your interest in SoundSkins sound deadening! Here is a list of our most frequently asked questions. If you have any further questions not addressed here, feel free to drop us a message. 


Frequently Asked Questions

What are sound-deadening template kits for motorcycles?

Sound deadening kits for motorcycles are meticulously crafted solutions designed to dramatically lower resonant characteristics in specific parts of the bike, such as fairings and saddlebags. These kits enhance the auditory experience by making them better speaker enclosures and reducing unwanted noises.

How do these kits improve the riding experience?

These kits amplify the overall acoustic quality of your ride. They ensure external noise intrusion is minimised, allowing riders to hear clearer, sharper, and more resonant sounds, be it the beats of their favourite tracks or the purr of their engine. They also reduce vibrations and external road noises, ensuring a smoother and more pleasant ride.

Are these kits compatible with all motorcycle models?

These SoundSkins kits are specifically tailored for Harley Davidson Touring motorcycles, covering models from 1998 to 2023.

Can I install these kits myself?

Absolutely! SoundSkins kits are DIY-friendly. They come with clear instructions, making installation straightforward and allowing riders to personally enhance their bike's auditory experience.

Do sound deadening kits affect the appearance of my bike?

The SoundSkins kits are designed to seamlessly integrate with your bike's existing design. They are typically installed in areas that aren't visible, ensuring no compromise on the bike's aesthetics while enhancing its auditory experience.

How durable are these kits against weather conditions?

SoundSkins kits are crafted to be weather-resistant. They are designed to endure elements like rain, heat, and the occasional mud splash, ensuring your ride's acoustics remain pristine for years.

Do they require any maintenance after installation?

SoundSkins kits are designed for durability and longevity, requiring minimal maintenance. However, as with any motorcycle component, periodic checks to ensure everything is in place and functioning correctly can be beneficial.

Are installation instructions provided?

Yes, every SoundSkins kit comes with clear, easy-to-follow installation instructions to guide riders through the process.

Are there any warranty options for these kits?

Our products come with a lifetime warranty against manufacturer defects. SoundSkins warrants that the purchased product is free from manufacturing defects and will function as intended for the life of the product. This includes the Pro, Pro Plus, Rings, and Classic product range.

Where are your products made?

Our products are manufactured in China, and our pre-cut template kits are cut here in the USA. Due to the unique blend of materials and the large scale of our production, we outsource production to keep the quality high and the prices down for our customers.

What material are your products made from?

SoundSkins Pro is made up of 3 layers: acoustic foam, foil & rubber butyl. This custom blend of materials allows for optimal noise and vibration reduction.

What makes SoundSkins different from other sound-deadening products?

We are the original 3-in-1 product with acoustic, closed-cell foam on top of foil and rubber butyl on our premium product, SoundSkins Pro.

Are your products self-adhesive?

Yes, our products are self-adhesive. Just peel, stick onto a properly prepped surface, and you're set!

Is your material difficult for beginners to cut and install by themselves?

Not at all. Our kits are precut and only require minimal cutting to remove them from the sheet. Our material is user-friendly, pliable, and easy to work with. All you need are your hands and a blade or scissors.

What temperature can SoundSkins withstand?

SoundSkins Pro is rated to withstand temperatures between -40°C to 180°C, while SoundSkins Classic can endure temperatures between -40°C to 240°C..

What is covered by warranty?

SoundSkins guarantees that the purchased product is free from manufacturing defects and will function as intended for the life of the product. This includes the Pro, Pro Plus, Rings, and Classic product range.

What is not covered by warranty?

Normal wear and tear of the material, such as cuts, stretching to extremes, improper use or storage of the product, or unauthorised modifications, are not covered.