Harley Tips

Since 2004 our crew has been answering Harley Davidson how to technical questions and posting them here for all to learn from. Our Harley Tips page grows everyday. From easy questions about battery and charging systems to in-dept questions and answers about cam chain tensioners and transmissions. Make sure to click on the Tags in the topics that you are interested in to see more questions, answers and of course related videos. Wrench Safe

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How To Use the Fix My Hog Website

START HERE! We posted this video to help you navigate Fix My Hog and find what you need to maintain and customize your Hog. Please watch it and let us know what you think about our site and videos. We also posted a video on How To Search Fix My Hog Here’s a video on…

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Harley Wobble

1. Do you know anything about correcting the Harley wobble in my 2012 Road King. Between 90-100 and in a curve, I get a wild wobble. Do you have any tips on this? – Ken 2. I have a 1999 Road King and my bike wobbles. I installed an engine stabilizer on it, motor mounts…

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Cruise Control Not Working

2007 HD Ultra classic My cruise control will not work properly it will come on and set then after a minute it will start speeding up on its own. When this happens sometime the rollover switch is only way it will shut off. Any suggestions? Via Email Try performing a cruise diagnostic test. Also, inspect…

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Twist Grip Issue

I have a Harley-Davidson 2014 street glide and is showing these codes P1510 .2122 and 2138 and the part # that is giving me is 001217-01. I want to know what do I need? Via Email P1510 – ETC limited performance mode P2122 – TGS 1, low/open P2138 – TGS correlation error. Basically, the wiring…

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Gasket Sealant

1996 HD FLHTCUI When replacing the canopy gasket on the fuel tank should you apply gasket sealing compound to the cork gasket? The old one did not appear to have anything on it and it was not leaking. my Clymer manual does not specify. Via Email No. Do not add any type of sealant. Gasoline…

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Wide Glide Neck Issue

2001 H-D Dyna FXDWG – I have what they call a wideglide knock in the neck area. Have been told its a common thing for a dyna.Is tthre any cure for this? Via Email What you describe typically occurs when the neck adjustment is extremely loose or when the fuel tank is loose. Related Fix…

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Not Ridden for 18 Months

I’ve been a member here for about a month and I just watched Bob talk about storage from a live event. I have been in Australia for a couple of years and my bike has been sitting under cover for about 18 months. I used Stabil and gave it a good clean and wax before…

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Friction Plate Thickness

2003 HD Road King Question: What is the thickness of the narrow friction disc? Via Email The service manual states, if the thickness of any plate measures under 0.143″, replace the clutch as a set. Related Fix My Hog Videos: Clutch Upgrade Barnett Lock Up Clutch Have more questions? Check out our Q&A index page…

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Mikuni Carb Issue

Carb on my 93 Fatboy leaking from overflow what could be the cause? Have a Mikuni carb. Via Email Either your needle valve is stuck in its seat, or the float height is not set correctly. Both, the needle & seat can be replaced on your Mikuni. Related Fix My Hog Videos: Mikuni Carb Install…

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Transmission Oil Level

Hi. I have a 2008 Road King Police (FLHP) and after every ride, there’s a quarter-size oil drop just below the primary case, near the drain plug. When I checked the transmission oil level, it was low so I changed it and filled it full. So I’m thinking maybe a shifter or transmission case seal.…

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