harley speed sensor, Harley Davidson speedometer and engine issue

Caliper Bolt Stripped

I grabbed a 3/16 Allen instead of the 5mm and the caliper bolt stripped the head on the slide bolt, its recessed in the caliper. Do you have any suggestions on how to get a stripped bolt out of the caliper? Via Email Try and use a Torx bit one size larger and a hand

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Drive Belt on a 2001 Dyna

Will the drive belt on a 2001 Dyna being to tight blow the transmission seal? JR Yes, but be aware that many other underlying issues can cause this area to leak like mileage, not properly torqueing the sprocket nut and if the sprocket and spacer were updated. Please keep in mind that, this area has

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harley speed sensor, Harley Davidson speedometer and engine issue

Gas Tank Liner Repair

What chemical can I use to help dissolve/remove the tank liner in my Harley-Davidson manufactured gas tank? I tried soaking in Acetone for 24 hours (as Kreem recommends), then shaking for 4 hours with gravel and hex nuts and barely anything has come off. Roger K Hi Roger, I have tried and tried again with

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Caliper Pin Re-Install Problem

I replaced rear brake pads over the weekend on my 2007 FLHRS. I own the touring set of DVD’s and had watched them first, as well as carefully following the shop guide. When I tried to reinsert the caliper pins I encountered resistance on the inboard side. Have you heard of this caliper pin re-install

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Electrical Issue

I have a 1999 FLHTC I just had new cams and replaced the chains to a gear drive. I had the Harley dealer do it and when I test drove it the thing back fired a bunch of times but once real bad. The dude forgot to tighten the muffler clamp to the motor. Since

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Starter Issue

I’m kinda stuck between a rock and a hard place. Just went out and got on my 2000 Glide, turned on the switch, waited for the engine light to go out, hit the start and everything just died! Nothing, nada! Checked all the fuses and connections at the battery all seem to be alright. It’s

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Drain Plug Threads

I have a 1994 FXDWG and the oil drain plug is starting to strip the threads on the pan. Is there a way to fix this? Thanks, Greg   Hi Greg, Just replace the pan, it’s not that hard to do and can be done in the frame. It’s also not that expensive new from

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harley speed sensor, Harley Davidson speedometer and engine issue

Steering Neck Adjustment

My Question to y’all, do you think it is reasonable to be charged for a Steering Neck Adjustment at 5,000 miles, (instead of warranty claim)? All the HD Touring service manuals state to lubricate at 1k, 10k and 20k and an adjustment isn’t even needed till 25,000 miles. I took it in due to some

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