The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM® > FORUM FUNCTIONS > Sportsterpedia.com Admin
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Notices

Sportsterpedia.com Admin For discussion regarding the administration of the Sportster Wiki.

Active Threads
0 Lost compression?
Last Post: GA_Ironhead
Posted On: 4 Minutes Ago
Replies: 54
Views: 2,527
0 You asked for it! "The Tess' Coffee Thread"
Last Post: Flame__
Posted On: 18 Minutes Ago
Replies: 10,237
Views: 668,234
0 Big Bore Kit - What else is needed
Last Post: rocketmangb
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 384
0 It's xena's Birthday Today!
Last Post: shanneba
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 114
0 19 years and counting
Last Post: ChinCactus
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 444
0 Official XLForum Poll: What kind of bars are you running?
Last Post: Crash7557
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 645
Views: 136,342
0 Divorced Ironhead project.
Last Post: Kmanator
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 20
Views: 2,658
0 Shift Tower Interchangeability / 4 Speed Rebuild
Last Post: Four Speed
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 59
Views: 1,837
0 Harley quoted me $1300 for a mini ape install
Last Post: tigger
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 164
Views: 30,661
0 1985 front fork question
Last Post: Maxdog2
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 140
0 Shovester Sighting
Last Post: brianbbs67
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 52
Views: 6,130
0 Boardtracker Project
Last Post: brianbbs67
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 522
Views: 95,665
0 Where are the New Hampshire Sportsters?
Last Post: sportysrock
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 229
0 R.I.P.Aretha Franklin
Last Post: Nibelungen
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 127
0 1998 Sportster Ignition Problems
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 490
0 Drum brake/speedometer mod?
Last Post: Gold Member
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 13
Views: 352
0 As far as maintenance goes...Cycle Electric or Alternator?
Last Post: Stick_Man
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 643
10 Dead Horse Poll
Last Post: Folkie
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,521
Views: 126,947
0 (How to Needed) TC88A ignition module donated to me
Last Post: rocketmangb
Posted On: 11 Hours Ago
Replies: 27
Views: 894
0 Roads I'd like to ride.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 278
Views: 11,238
0 ‘17 Roadster no start...
Last Post: ADK XL
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 561
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: trainman
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 7,566
Views: 553,510
0 How is 1969 xlch voltage dispersed and regulated.
Last Post: JackPrice53
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 394
0 Why cafe a sportster?
Last Post: tigger
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 237
Views: 75,118
0 THE Trainspotting Thread
Last Post: trainman
Posted On: 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,027
Views: 216,001
0 Help removing speedo connector
Last Post: DramaLlama
Posted On: 14 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 82
3 Wtb, Wts, Wtt, Wtg (Ironhead)
Last Post: sdsbassist
Posted On: 14 Hours Ago
Replies: 88
Views: 196,137
5 Installing Ultima Ignition ...
Last Post: Fridge
Posted On: 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 40
Views: 7,605
0 C.O.B.B run west
Last Post: coastie56
Posted On: 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 200
Views: 15,055
0 Anyone go racing last weekend?
Last Post: rocketmangb
Posted On: 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,699
Views: 244,418
More...
Members Birthdays
BobH (64), jcrow (64), release (63), Iron Joker (58), rickschad (55), mickes (54), indyrednek (54), jarhead08, koidac (42)
Sponsored Links
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 6th September 2017
Hippysmack's Avatar
Hippysmack Hippysmack is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 3,038
Sportster/Buell Model: Xl1200S
Sportster/Buell Year: 98
Other Motorcycle Model: Kawasaki Vulcan 500
Other Motorcycle Year: 95
Reputation: 1898648
Hippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond repute
Default Send a note to Sportsterpedia Admin

Please post to this thread any concerns, problems, corrections or just anything in general regarding your experiences with Sportsterpedia. I will also create links in the wiki back to this thread for the same. Thank you!!
__________________
Reference the XLFORUM'S Sportsterpedia for additional technical information & advice

The only one elite in my life was a beautiful Australian Shepherd and I shot him for biting me.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 6th September 2017
Coz Coz is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Kingston, Ontario
Posts: 105
Sportster/Buell Model: XLCR
Sportster/Buell Year: 1977
Other Motorcycle Model: 1970 XLH, 2002 Ducati S4
Reputation: 22114
Coz is a name known to allCoz is a name known to allCoz is a name known to allCoz is a name known to allCoz is a name known to allCoz is a name known to allCoz is a name known to allCoz is a name known to allCoz is a name known to allCoz is a name known to allCoz is a name known to all
Default

I typically use the FSM, Parts Manual and Ironhead Stickys to identify parts and scope out assembly processes. There's a lot of good information there but I sometimes forget about Sportsterpedia. Maybe an enhanced link in the Portal and "Sportsterpedia" rather than "Sportster Encyclopedia" might help. Granted, not much of a change but I'm easily confused.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 7th September 2017
Hippysmack's Avatar
Hippysmack Hippysmack is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 3,038
Sportster/Buell Model: Xl1200S
Sportster/Buell Year: 98
Other Motorcycle Model: Kawasaki Vulcan 500
Other Motorcycle Year: 95
Reputation: 1898648
Hippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Coz View Post
Maybe an enhanced link in the Portal and "Sportsterpedia" rather than "Sportster Encyclopedia" might help.
The general consensus is probably gonna be that it is there in the menu as well as at the top of the page in the different forum sections so advertisement is there. It is also a part of the forum just as all the other sections in the menu but it shouldn't prevail over the others as in highlighted but rather another feature of the forum. I do agree that it should read "Sportsterpedia instead of Sportster Encyclopedia" so as not to be confusing. I'll ask Bert about changing that.
Thank you!
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 11th January 2018
Hippysmack's Avatar
Hippysmack Hippysmack is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 3,038
Sportster/Buell Model: Xl1200S
Sportster/Buell Year: 98
Other Motorcycle Model: Kawasaki Vulcan 500
Other Motorcycle Year: 95
Reputation: 1898648
Hippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Coz View Post
I typically use the FSM, Parts Manual and Ironhead Stickys to identify parts and scope out assembly processes. There's a lot of good information there but I sometimes forget about Sportsterpedia. Maybe an enhanced link in the Portal and "Sportsterpedia" rather than "Sportster Encyclopedia" might help. Granted, not much of a change but I'm easily confused.
Bert has now changed the title to SPORTSTERPEDIA.COM

Thank you for pointing that out.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 6th September 2017
WI_duker's Avatar
WI_duker WI_duker is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: May 2013
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 2,488
Sportster/Buell Model: XLH883/1250
Sportster/Buell Year: 1988
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 2001
Other Motorcycle Model: Blast
Other Motorcycle Year: 2013
Reputation: 307240
WI_duker has a reputation beyond reputeWI_duker has a reputation beyond reputeWI_duker has a reputation beyond reputeWI_duker has a reputation beyond reputeWI_duker has a reputation beyond reputeWI_duker has a reputation beyond reputeWI_duker has a reputation beyond reputeWI_duker has a reputation beyond reputeWI_duker has a reputation beyond reputeWI_duker has a reputation beyond reputeWI_duker has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Need a how to for 5 speed oil pump on 4 speed engine. Like the 2007 buell oil pump upgrade
__________________
It's Hammer time
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 7th September 2017
Hippysmack's Avatar
Hippysmack Hippysmack is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 3,038
Sportster/Buell Model: Xl1200S
Sportster/Buell Year: 98
Other Motorcycle Model: Kawasaki Vulcan 500
Other Motorcycle Year: 95
Reputation: 1898648
Hippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by WI_duker View Post
Need a how to for 5 speed oil pump on 4 speed engine. Like the 2007 buell oil pump upgrade
Don't know if that's been addressed on the forum but I can definitely check. I'll see what I can come up with.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 19th September 2017
Hippysmack's Avatar
Hippysmack Hippysmack is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 3,038
Sportster/Buell Model: Xl1200S
Sportster/Buell Year: 98
Other Motorcycle Model: Kawasaki Vulcan 500
Other Motorcycle Year: 95
Reputation: 1898648
Hippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by WI_duker View Post
Need a how to for 5 speed oil pump on 4 speed engine. Like the 2007 buell oil pump upgrade
Sorry, I haven’t reported back til yet but I have been researching this and had to stop for some reformatting in the Sportsterpedia that we had to do.
It will take me longer to finish, format and package all this in the wiki than it will to give this information to you here and let you see what you want to do with it. My best advice is to contact Aaron with Hammerperf (208-696-1250) According to him, a 5-speed oil pump can be fitted to a 86-90 engine. Moreover, if the 91 and up factory oil pump can be fitted, so can the 07 Buell oil pump.
One thing, the pinion drive gear for the oil pump on:
86-87 is part #26318-75
88 and up is part #26318-88
So, 86 & 87 models would need to change to the newer (86 & up and advisably the brass one) pinion drive gear for anyone else reading this also.

The stock 4-speed oil pump acts as a pass through for the filter return line. When you take off the stock pump, it will expose a 1/8" hole in the bottom of the gearcase. Simply put a 90 degree fitting in it, before you put the new pump on. This will let you hook up the filter return line and give you oil pressure. You may have to tap the hole.

See post 5 and 9 of this thread: http://xlforum.net/forums/s...d.php?t=803496

You can do this on your stock case motor. Here is the picture of the assembly from post #11 (even though this is an S&S motor. S&S motors feature 4-speed oiling): http://xlforum.net/photopost/showpho.../44438/cat/500

Hammer does sell the 07 pump right now anyway and it is shown here: http://www.hammerperf.com/xllubrication.shtml

This thread details wet sumping conditions and in post #268, again Aaron sheds some light on this condition. In post #286 of this thread, he details a mod & piping with pics. This mod, of course, is done at your own risk but you haven’t stated why you want or need the oil pump upgrade so I’m just throwing this out what I’ve come across. http://xlforum.net/forums/s...=59421&page=27

Anything you find out from Aaron would be appreciated if you'd share so we can all benefit from the collective data....especially if you should do this mod yourself and take pics

Meanwhile, I'll keep looking thru the forum and prepare it for the wiki. Lots more research than quick answers I'm afraid. But I hope this helps.

EDIT: Here is the article for the wiki. Some pics of the 90 degree fitted to the case without the oil pump mounted would be helpful if anybody has one to give. Thanks for the suggestion.
http://sportsterpedia.com/doku.php/techtalk:evoil03

Last edited by Hippysmack; 24th September 2017 at 06:17..
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 6th September 2017
ParrotHead's Avatar
ParrotHead ParrotHead is offline
I am the great Cornholio!
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Near Philly
Posts: 7,440
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200R
Sportster/Buell Year: 2006
Sportster/Buell Model #2: 1200R
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 2007
Other Motorcycle Model: Suzuki GT550
Other Motorcycle Year: 1974
Reputation: 5821304
ParrotHead has a reputation beyond reputeParrotHead has a reputation beyond reputeParrotHead has a reputation beyond reputeParrotHead has a reputation beyond reputeParrotHead has a reputation beyond reputeParrotHead has a reputation beyond reputeParrotHead has a reputation beyond reputeParrotHead has a reputation beyond reputeParrotHead has a reputation beyond reputeParrotHead has a reputation beyond reputeParrotHead has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Nothing comes to mind at the moment, however I did add a link to Sportsterpedia to my signature so I can find it when needed
__________________
Check out my Blog for my trip reports:

"I won't be wronged, I won't be insulted, and I won't be laid a hand on. I don't do these things to other people and I require the same from them."
John Wayne - "The Shootist"

Click here for the Sportsterpedia! for technical information & advice
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 7th September 2017
Hippysmack's Avatar
Hippysmack Hippysmack is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Posts: 3,038
Sportster/Buell Model: Xl1200S
Sportster/Buell Year: 98
Other Motorcycle Model: Kawasaki Vulcan 500
Other Motorcycle Year: 95
Reputation: 1898648
Hippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond reputeHippysmack has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by ParrotHead View Post
Nothing comes to mind at the moment, however I did add a link to Sportsterpedia to my signature so I can find it when needed
That's a good way to keep up with it.... which gives me an idea.

Anybody that wants to add this reference to their signature but don't know quite how can simply copy the entire line below, paste it into your signature and delete only the word "DELETE" before saving it. That's the only way I could get it to show the whole path.

*[URLDELETE="http://sportsterpedia.com/doku.php/start"]Reference the Sportsterpedia![/URL] for more technical information & advice.


Then it will look like this in your signature:

*Reference the Sportsterpedia! for more technical information & advice.

The wording "Reference the Sportsterpedia" (only thing you can change within the brackets) can be changed/ arranged however you choose.

A few others have already done this but it just hit me that it might help somebody. Thanks for the bump on the head ParrotHead.

Last edited by Hippysmack; 7th September 2017 at 04:39..
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #10  
Old 13th November 2017
Andre''s Avatar
Andre' Andre' is offline
Biker
 
Join Date: Oct 2017
Posts: 6
Sportster/Buell Model: Xl 1200c
Sportster/Buell Year: 2004
Reputation: 10
Andre' is an unknown quantity at this point
Default Loading pics !

Trying to load pics , in my ucp there is no album,photo link ! Help please ! Thanks in advance
__________________
Blue 2004 XL 1200 C Lockport, La.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



Sponsored Links
All times are GMT +1. The time now is 14:09.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC