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Harley Fuel Tank Removal

I enjoy being a member of your site as it is very informative. My question, I want to run a power source from my handlebars to my battery. Can I just raise my tank, or will I need to remove it? I have a 2012 Fatboy Lo. My service manual only tells me how to…

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In The Shop: Bad Fuel Injector

2008 XL SYMPTOM: Running on one cylinder DIAGNOSIS: A bad fuel injector REPAIR: Replace fuel injector https://www.fixmyhog.com/video/fi2000-powrpro-cvt-install-003260/ Harley Davidson fuel rail Intake seals https://www.fixmyhog.com/video/carb-intake-and-ss-air-cleaner-install-005402/ Spark plugs https://www.fixmyhog.com/video/spark-plugs-001224/ Bad, or blocked fuel injectors are not uncommon. If you own a fuel injected Harley Davidson that begins running on only one cylinder, this may be the case.…

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Fuel Filter and More

My first question is when removing the rim and tire from my Harley and reinstalling, why does it matter which direction the spacers are positioned? I noticed a referring line on the spacer as well as a slight taper on one side. Is this important and why does it matter which way it is placed…

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Fuel Valve on 2003 Road King

I need to know about fuel valve replacement on a 2003 Road King. Via Email First drain your tank. When you feel that the tank is sufficiently drained. You can jack the rear of the bike so residual fuel will move forward in the tank; away from the valve. Next, cut, or unscrew the fuel…

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Fresh Fuel in Your Harley

I have a 2001 Ultra Classic that won’t run right at a medium speed of about 2000 to 2500 rpm. My Harley starts to miss and wants to die. Via Phone Check for Harley trouble codes. Check your charging system. Check for an intake leak. Do you have fresh fuel in your Harley? New spark…

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Harley Fuel Pump

My 1998 Flhtci Harley fuel pump whines at start up. Do I need to replace it? Bike also shuts down after 10 min. I wait 4 min start back up and runs all day. Via Phone from Bill Sounds like a failing Harley fuel pump. If it is the original pump, it is probably overdue…

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Intake Seals

2002 Electra Glide EFI, Recently my bike has been running a bit rough on idle and low speed. Also I get a fuel smell when I finish a ride and park my bike in the garage. I found the purge tube cap cracked and not covering the port correctly. I’m pretty sure this will cause…

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Harley Fuel Shut Off

I just changed oil and filter on my 2001 XLH883C when I started it, it blew the filler cap off and oil all over, what could be the problem? Also changed the Harley fuel shut off cause it was leaking, the new one didn’t have the vacuum port so the mechanic told me to just…

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Gas Filter

Q: My 1998 Road King needed petcock. Having trouble getting gas filter out?? Filter stuck inside tank. Suggestions? A: Your best bet is to try using a 90 degree pick and a good needle nose pliers. There is no specific procedure for this. Just do your best without damaging anything on the surrounding area. Related…

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Fuel Additives

Q: Just got a 72 Custom Shovelhead Chopper. Everything rebuilt. Needs gas tank clean out, no problem there. Engine rebuilt around 1980. Sat in a shed for many years. Maybe 300 miles on Engine. Do I have to add a Lead additive to the gas? Should I use Premium or regular. Any help is much…

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