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Harley Davidson Speedometer and Engine Issue

I have a 2007 Heritage. My problem is that on some rides the Harley-Davidson speedometer drops to “0” and the engine kills. I’ll cycle the ignition switch and the bike will restart. I have taken this problem to my local Dealer and they can’t find anything wrong. Do you have any suggestions as to where…

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Sportster Tach Jump and Stall

Q: I was coming home from Chillicothe Easyriders on my 1998 1200 Sporty when the Sportster tach jumped around, and then stalled. It started again, then maxed out and the bike died…..any ideas where I should start? The tach was fluctuating wildly while the engine was running smooth. Then it would sputter until the tach…

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Starting and Stalling Again

Q: From Dan: I have an ’09 1200XL with bad idling problems. If you go for a ride, say 20 miles, and pull up to a stop it will roar like hell at high rpm for 10-15 seconds. The next stop may be ok, but the one after that repeats the problem. Then, it may…

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Starting and Stalling

Q: I have an 01 FLHTCUI with over 40,000 miles with an issue of starting and stalling. It always starts easily when cold and idles well, but after a few minutes, if I’m idling awhile to get out of my driveway, the idle will fall and the engine will threaten to stall. If it does…

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