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Engine Light Problem

I own a 97 Ultra Classic fuel injected HD. The engine light problem is killing me. It first came on when coil went out. I was about 10 miles from home when bike went running on one cylinder. I stopped bike, checked plugs got no fire on front cylinder. I cranked motorcycle after about one…

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Aftermarket Batteries

Why do you advise to use a Harley battery? Is the quality of aftermarket batteries that bad or is the Harley battery just a better battery? Thanks for all your help. Fix My Hog has helped me maintain my 2005 FXD since it was new and after almost 29,000 miles, it’s still running great! Steven…

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Turn Signal Not Working

I have a 1999 Sportster 883 hugger. This am, my right turn signal did not function. It did not light up on the indicator panel either. When I started it, it blinked for a moment then stopped. The left turn signal works fine. When I put the hazards on, the right side blinked twice along…

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Electrical Problem ’01 FXDXT

I own a 2001 FXDXT and developed an electrical problem on Harley. Riding down the road the electrical system seems to shut itself off. I turn the key off or shut the kill switch off and then back on and the bike fires up and runs fine. Can you offer any suggestions as to go…

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Sportster Cuts Off After 3 Minutes

I’ve replaced the carburetor which I thought was the problem but it hasn’t helped. I have an 883 Sportster with 1200 kit 1998; my bike runs 3 min then cuts off. Help…   Hi Wanda,I would buy a new vehicle attitude sensor from the dealer, not aftermarket. It should be located under left side triangle…

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Engine Light Comes On

I have a HD 883 w/1200 upgrade, 2006 model, only 700 miles on it. My engine light is coming on and off during the ride. What could be the problem? The bike was purchased in 2006 and sat stored by the previous owner. Via Email Hi Cheryl, Depending on how it was converted to 1200…

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Heritage Softail Giving Me Grief

Hello. I have an ’02 Heritage Softail Classic that is giving me grief. Bike particulars: basic stock bike screamin eagle pipes (sounds like a Harley is supposed to) aftermarket 6 speed tranny a few chrome goodies lizard lights (kinda cool) Problem: Just out of the clear blue the bike dies, completely! No lights, no starter,…

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Tour-Pak Lens Replacement

Over the years’ I’ve replaced the lens on my FLHT to smoked, and have now decided to replace the Tour-Pak lens as well. I purchased a pair of smoked lens and I’m not sure how to accomplish this. I have all the HD service manuals and none of them go into any detail as to…

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Starting Problems 2006 FLSTCI

I have a starting problems 2006 FLSTCI and just put a 95 big bore kit in with SE 211 cams and now the bike will not start. Trouble shooting we found it has no spark. It had a power commander 3 USB in it and I removed that and still nothing. Any suggestions? Via Email…

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Starter Problem with 06 Fatboy

I have a starter problem with 06 Fatboy. I went on a ride the other weekend when the starter engaged by itself going down the highway. I was able to get to the side of the road and shut the bike off. I turned the ignition switch on and the bike would start without hitting…

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