The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM® > SPORTSTER MOTORCYCLE FORUM > Sportster Motorcycle Era Specific and Model Specific > Frame Mount EVO Sportster Talk (1986-2003 models)
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Active Threads
0 Average age of the Ironhead forum users
Last Post: 1977iron
Posted On: 10 Minutes Ago
Replies: 434
Views: 74,133
0 Who's still riding???
Last Post: 1977iron
Posted On: 22 Minutes Ago
Replies: 158
Views: 13,258
0 Bushing alignment
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 22 Minutes Ago
Replies: 46
Views: 1,463
0 Helmet poll
Last Post: Bama Lee XLC
Posted On: 39 Minutes Ago
Replies: 822
Views: 149,777
0 Pull cam cover for powder coating
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 50 Minutes Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 43
0 68 xlch wiring
Last Post: drumbrake
Posted On: 52 Minutes Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 29
0 Celebrating Sportsterpedia's Third Anniversary
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 53 Minutes Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 305
0 Mustang's new seat? Anyone tried it?
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 66
0 Crusty's Travels
Last Post: spoon
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 1,898
Views: 206,812
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 42,492
Views: 6,588,613
0 They Say Three Time's the Charm ...
Last Post: ParrotHead
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 137
5 Jiffy Standing
Last Post: wedge
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 1,015
0 Do you use premium gas in your Sportster?
Last Post: rurlndum
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,718
Views: 329,479
0 What Sort Of Sporty Have You Got?
Last Post: hammer6315
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,065
Views: 283,507
0 Mid or forward controls.
Last Post: 5mel42
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 143
Views: 36,577
0 Is this 1200R worth $4500?
Last Post: rich56
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 429
0 Do Loud Pipes in fact save lives?
Last Post: Folkie
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,456
Views: 249,445
0 which plug for dual plug heads
Last Post: mikethebike61
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 688
0 In Tank Oil Filter?
Last Post: mikethebike61
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 541
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 9,576
Views: 798,065
0 Possible exhaust or intake leak...or something else.
Last Post: maverick31210
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 234
0 Accel shafts?
Last Post: kmul
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 86
0 Winter Storm Warning
Last Post: Toejam503
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 41
0 Food porn
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,082
Views: 157,385
0 Solo spring seat on 08 Nightster?
Last Post: sportytrace
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 143
0 Help needed slip ons vs full system for new 48
Last Post: Adam76
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 124
5 Oil pump pressure
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 170
0 Iree's late night cafe
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,000
Views: 104,791
0 ******* usps
Last Post: Kejobe
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 273
0 You asked for it! "The Tess' Coffee Thread"
Last Post: sportytrace
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 10,473
Views: 766,655
More...
Members Birthdays
steve yorke (61), edman (53), Hudsonator (51), kozman32 (51), R3DN3X (49), gmcsid (48), mitch (43), Gotenfan (29)
Sponsored Links
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #31  
Old 6 Days Ago
Folkie's Avatar
Folkie Folkie is offline
Brass Nut
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Western Weald
Posts: 44,846
Sportster/Buell Model: XL1200CB
Sportster/Buell Year: 2015
Other Motorcycle Model: CRF250L
Other Motorcycle Year: 2017
Reputation: 10451907
Folkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Some of those are in the '06 parts manual (and some are '09).
__________________
Folkie
Super Moderator
South East England Riders



There is nothing at the end of any road better than may be found beside it. Edward Thomas (1878 - 1917)
Reply With Quote
  #32  
Old 6 Days Ago
rejeanprimeau's Avatar
rejeanprimeau rejeanprimeau is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: On a farm
Posts: 5,797
Sportster/Buell Model: XL77.2R
Sportster/Buell Year: 2006
Reputation: 2076887
rejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond repute
Default

I have the 04, I got it with my brand new custom.
Reply With Quote
  #33  
Old 6 Days Ago
Folkie's Avatar
Folkie Folkie is offline
Brass Nut
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Western Weald
Posts: 44,846
Sportster/Buell Model: XL1200CB
Sportster/Buell Year: 2015
Other Motorcycle Model: CRF250L
Other Motorcycle Year: 2017
Reputation: 10451907
Folkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond repute
Default

In the '04 parts manual:

Code:
Carb Enrichener Cable:  29229-88D
Complete Starter Motor: 31390-91D
Cylinder Base Gasket:   16774-86D
Cylinder Head Gasket:   16770-84D
Fuel Cap Gasket:        61109-85D
Gearcase Cover Gasket:  25263-90D
Headlamp Assembly:      67698-81D
Horn:                   69060-90D
Oil Feed Line:          62338-01Y
Oil Jet Assembly:       22265-00Y
Self Tapping Screw:     32617-00Y
Reply With Quote
  #34  
Old 6 Days Ago
rejeanprimeau's Avatar
rejeanprimeau rejeanprimeau is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: On a farm
Posts: 5,797
Sportster/Buell Model: XL77.2R
Sportster/Buell Year: 2006
Reputation: 2076887
rejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond reputerejeanprimeau has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Headlamp from 1981, NOS. LOL
Reply With Quote
  #35  
Old 6 Days Ago
Folkie's Avatar
Folkie Folkie is offline
Brass Nut
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Western Weald
Posts: 44,846
Sportster/Buell Model: XL1200CB
Sportster/Buell Year: 2015
Other Motorcycle Model: CRF250L
Other Motorcycle Year: 2017
Reputation: 10451907
Folkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond reputeFolkie has a reputation beyond repute
Default

The brake light switch dates back to 1951!

The 883 primary chain is a '-57' part. IIRC there are still a couple of other 1957 parts (minor ones, oil fittings, and such).
Reply With Quote
  #36  
Old 2 Days Ago
F1J1's Avatar
F1J1 F1J1 is offline
Biker
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 3
Sportster/Buell Model: Sportster Custom
Sportster/Buell Year: 1997
Sportster/Buell Model #2: VFR Interceptor
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 1999
Other Motorcycle Model: 1977 Yamaha RD400D
Other Motorcycle Year: 2003
Reputation: 10
F1J1 is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

Personally, as an owner of a '97, '04, and '07, I believe the older style such as the '97 battery mount adds character to the machine. It only matters what you think and what you will or won't do about it, if anything.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #37  
Old 1 Day Ago
stylEMon's Avatar
stylEMon stylEMon is offline
Biker
 
Join Date: Jan 2019
Location: PHL
Posts: 18
Sportster/Buell Model: XLH1200
Sportster/Buell Year: 95
Reputation: 10
stylEMon is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by F1J1 View Post
Personally, as an owner of a '97, '04, and '07, I believe the older style such as the '97 battery mount adds character to the machine. It only matters what you think and what you will or won't do about it, if anything.
I suppose you always want what you don't have...

It's one of those things that has been in the back of my mind since i got the bike, but am now at a place where i can start to think about how to get it done, if at all.
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 05:38.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC