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Old 29th January 2010
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40 miles per gallon sounds great to me. For some reason, my sportster is only getting 24mpg. Not sure what is going on.

Its a 2009 883, I've driven it around for only 950 miles so I don't know if I've even hit the break in point. My typical trips are multiple short city rides of 1 or 2 miles and about 10-15 minutes long each.

I have a set of V&H slipon mufflers, SS airfilter, and fuel pak. But the horrible MPG was also an issue before I added all the other components.

Any thoughts if it is that i haven't hit the breakin point or something I should take back the to the dealer to look at.

Thanks.
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