Aftermarket Upgrade Its been no secret that there has been a serious issue with the 2007 and later Big Twin compensator assembly. We released our Baker Compensator upgrade videos years ago where we demonstrate the installation procedure. In 2007 (2006 Dyna), Harley seemed to resolve the cam chain tensioner issue only to replace it with
Accent Lights There are many different options when it comes to adding accent lighting to a touring model Harley Davidson. There are a number of things to consider before choosing an accent light especially if you are planning to do the installation yourself. There are various kits that differ greatly in price and lighting style.
Shovelhead Motor Rebuild There are tens of thousands of Harley Davidsons pounding roads across the globe, at any given minute. In time, it is inevitable, that many of these motorcycles will be ridden, long and far enough for a much needed motor rebuild. There are a number of different reasons a rebuild will be considered.
Motorcycle Year 1987 Make HD Model FXSTC Hog Questions: How do you set the timing on a 1987 FXST Harley Davidson 1340 Via Email You can set timing with a timing light or by setting statically. To set with a timing light: Remove the crankcase timing plug and expose the timing hole. Install a clear
A very common owner mistake that can usually be avoided: The dreaded, broken exhaust stud. This is more likely to be an issue on bikes that are stored in sheds or left outside for long periods of time where rust develops on the raw steel exhaust studs & flare nuts. The exhaust may need to
Do you have videos for primary installation on a 1996 road King? Via Email Check out the Touring Belt R&R videos. Also, the ’89 Softail. Related Fix My Hog Videos: http://www.fixmyhog.com/video/touring-rear-belt-removal-002055/ http://www.fixmyhog.com/video/harley-davidson-charging-system-removal-005149/ Have more questions? Check out our Q&A index page to find some answers.
2003 Harley Davidson FLSTC Hi – I want to replace my rear shocks with a set of Progressive 422 shocks. There are numerous videos and instructions for Touring and Dyna models and consequently I’m wondering if “Fix My Hog” has a suitable instruction video. I have all the necessary tools including the Harley shop manual
2007 Harley Davidson Fatboy: This is a starting problem. Usually at the first morning start or a start up after the bike has set without the engine running all day it will start fine. However, if the bike has been started and rode even a short distance the next attempt to start there is a
2008 Harley Street Glide. I have a heavy valve clatter when trying to take off easily from red light etc…at low rpms. Via Email Make sure you are always using 93 octane of quality fuel. Depending on how many miles are on this m/c, you may be due to freshen up this motor. Related Fix