The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM® > SPORTSTER MOTORCYCLE FORUM > Sportster Motorcycle General Discussion and Problems
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Sportster Motorcycle General Discussion and Problems For discussing problems about your Sportster motorcycle that don't fit anywhere else.

Active Threads
0 Finding an accessory power source
Last Post: npaisnel
Posted On: 16 Minutes Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 405
0 The huge difference 4 degrees of Advance makes ...NOT
Last Post: npaisnel
Posted On: 37 Minutes Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 211
0 Stacking the Alto Carbonite clutch !
Last Post: sml1226
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 124
0 Replacing Clutch Spring Plate and Throw Out Bearing
Last Post: Bikeaholic
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 44
Views: 1,341
3 Shaky Dave Recovery
Last Post: SHAKY DAVE
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 174
Views: 18,602
0 Swingarm bearings - boy I'm glad I looked at them
Last Post: GA_Ironhead
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 880
0 spark plug wire ohms
Last Post: Kbetts
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 314
0 Hot Chicks on Hot Bikes
Last Post: Crusty
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 10,593
Views: 1,913,371
0 Finally Got the Kinks Out
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 105
0 Official XLForum Poll: What kind of bars are you running?
Last Post: Proteus
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 661
Views: 156,187
0 2.18 Gearing Ratio For 5 Spd 1200??
Last Post: vagrant318
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 69
0 Getting ready to try firing it up after a year long rebuid
Last Post: IronMick
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 46
Views: 1,526
0 Head bolts and conversion
Last Post: NGOT8R
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 217
0 Alarm Time Out?
Last Post: brixtonanima
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 44
0 Keep & Kill
Last Post: Crusty
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 15,726
Views: 886,355
0 1972 XLH question
Last Post: 1Scooter
Posted On: 8 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 260
0 Stock wires for coil relocation
Last Post: marksfatboy
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 161
0 Rocker cover torx
Last Post: rejeanprimeau
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 233
0 FS: Forward Controls (2004 - 2013 Sportster)
Last Post: wrkdWS6
Posted On: 9 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 76
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 16,970
Views: 1,686,548
0 my recent ebay purchase
Last Post: brucstoudt
Posted On: 10 Hours Ago
Replies: 34
Views: 2,153
0 Who Runs Turn Signals?
Last Post: Tincan
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 371
Views: 77,035
0 '86 1100 basket build
Last Post: rokytnji
Posted On: 12 Hours Ago
Replies: 25
Views: 557
0 Rocker Lockers - Quiet Down Annoying Top End Ticking
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 73
Views: 23,045
0 Stretched Swingarm
Last Post: Racepres
Posted On: 13 Hours Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 458
0 cleaning method for cases
Last Post: ryder rick
Posted On: 14 Hours Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 1,712
0 Is static timing enough?
Last Post: ccmman
Posted On: 14 Hours Ago
Replies: 21
Views: 721
0 Changing engine oil
Last Post: Highly-Dangerous
Posted On: 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 22
Views: 676
0 You asked for it! "The Tess' Coffee Thread"
Last Post: rokytnji
Posted On: 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 11,002
Views: 957,184
0 This is gonna hurt.
Last Post: rokytnji
Posted On: 15 Hours Ago
Replies: 7,953
Views: 1,640,119
More...
Sponsored Links
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 7th August 2011
saleh saleh is offline
Greasemonkey
 
Join Date: May 2009
Posts: 120
Reputation: 1692
saleh has a spectacular aura aboutsaleh has a spectacular aura aboutsaleh has a spectacular aura aboutsaleh has a spectacular aura aboutsaleh has a spectacular aura aboutsaleh has a spectacular aura aboutsaleh has a spectacular aura aboutsaleh has a spectacular aura aboutsaleh has a spectacular aura aboutsaleh has a spectacular aura aboutsaleh has a spectacular aura about
Default What did you do for your sporty Today?

I just ordered SE Stage 2 Kit
Jocker Machine Air Filter
Licks Bobber Headlight large
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 7th August 2011
AsSeenOnTV AsSeenOnTV is offline
Banned
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: a liddo northwest of you
Posts: 6,323
Sportster/Buell Model: Sportster
Sportster/Buell Year: 2008
Reputation: 338766
AsSeenOnTV has a reputation beyond reputeAsSeenOnTV has a reputation beyond reputeAsSeenOnTV has a reputation beyond reputeAsSeenOnTV has a reputation beyond reputeAsSeenOnTV has a reputation beyond reputeAsSeenOnTV has a reputation beyond reputeAsSeenOnTV has a reputation beyond reputeAsSeenOnTV has a reputation beyond reputeAsSeenOnTV has a reputation beyond reputeAsSeenOnTV has a reputation beyond reputeAsSeenOnTV has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Washed my bike, then filled the tank to get ready to get it dirty again and then start all over..............


Later this afternoon, I am going to adjust the clutch.


Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 7th August 2011
Likemlouder Likemlouder is offline
Riding with Angels
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: alabama
Posts: 4,517
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200 C Chopper
Sportster/Buell Year: 2005
Reputation: 605754
Likemlouder has a reputation beyond reputeLikemlouder has a reputation beyond reputeLikemlouder has a reputation beyond reputeLikemlouder has a reputation beyond reputeLikemlouder has a reputation beyond reputeLikemlouder has a reputation beyond reputeLikemlouder has a reputation beyond reputeLikemlouder has a reputation beyond reputeLikemlouder has a reputation beyond reputeLikemlouder has a reputation beyond reputeLikemlouder has a reputation beyond repute
Default

cleaning out the basement. my wife has ran out of projects arounf the house and want's to help me design a Man Cave. i knew i Loved her for some reason
__________________
LIFE IS SHORT PRAY HARD!!!!

Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 7th August 2011
Crosshairs's Avatar
Crosshairs Crosshairs is offline
Custom Bike Builder
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: North East PA and NJ
Posts: 2,294
Sportster/Buell Model: Its Black and shiny
Sportster/Buell Year: 2010
Reputation: 674569
Crosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond repute
Default

I rode it like I stole it, downloaded a 20Mb log file off of my PV, then changed my oil ..
Been thinking about adjusting the clutch,may do it tomorrow since its supposed to rain.....
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 7th August 2011
DG_Sportster's Avatar
DG_Sportster DG_Sportster is offline
Land Speed Record
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Chino Valley, AZ
Posts: 723
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200 Sportster C
Sportster/Buell Year: 2007
Reputation: 42830
DG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to behold
Default

Bought Dyna beads for the rear tire. May wash it.

I also walked by it...and noticing its lovely form, i had lustful thoughts...
__________________
The water-logged OEM starter/system relay on 2007-2009 Sportsters is a OMRON G8H-UA-007401, but this can be crossed over to some automotive apps: Borg Warner R3154, Gp Sorenson 41-5154, Niehoff RL 35381 are examples. Good luck!
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 7th August 2011
Crosshairs's Avatar
Crosshairs Crosshairs is offline
Custom Bike Builder
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: North East PA and NJ
Posts: 2,294
Sportster/Buell Model: Its Black and shiny
Sportster/Buell Year: 2010
Reputation: 674569
Crosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond reputeCrosshairs has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by DG_Sportster View Post
Bought Dyna beads for the rear tire. May wash it.
let me know how you like them...was thinking about going that route when I change tires...which should be in about a month....
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 7th August 2011
israel's Avatar
israel israel is offline
Chief Master Mechanic
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Fort Sill
Posts: 463
Sportster/Buell Model: Custom
Sportster/Buell Year: 05
Sportster/Buell Model #2: Custom
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 98
Reputation: 5585
israel is just really niceisrael is just really niceisrael is just really niceisrael is just really niceisrael is just really niceisrael is just really niceisrael is just really niceisrael is just really niceisrael is just really niceisrael is just really niceisrael is just really nice
Default

Went on a Poker Run this morning, took a nap and washed the bike.
__________________
Don't care what you ride as long as you ride!
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 7th August 2011
DG_Sportster's Avatar
DG_Sportster DG_Sportster is offline
Land Speed Record
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Chino Valley, AZ
Posts: 723
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200 Sportster C
Sportster/Buell Year: 2007
Reputation: 42830
DG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to beholdDG_Sportster is a splendid one to behold
Thumbs up

Quote:
Originally Posted by Crosshairs View Post
let me know how you like them...was thinking about going that route when I change tires...which should be in about a month....
Will do.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 7th August 2011
Baphomet's Avatar
Baphomet Baphomet is offline
XL FORUM LIFE MEMBER
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Converse (near San Antonio, TX)
Posts: 2,144
Sportster/Buell Model: XL883L/1200 (Sold)
Sportster/Buell Year: 08
Other Motorcycle Model: FXDWG (wide glide)
Other Motorcycle Year: 2015
Reputation: 933140
Baphomet has a reputation beyond reputeBaphomet has a reputation beyond reputeBaphomet has a reputation beyond reputeBaphomet has a reputation beyond reputeBaphomet has a reputation beyond reputeBaphomet has a reputation beyond reputeBaphomet has a reputation beyond reputeBaphomet has a reputation beyond reputeBaphomet has a reputation beyond reputeBaphomet has a reputation beyond reputeBaphomet has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Nothing. I adjusted the position of my handlebars, but other than that, nothing. Just riding.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #10  
Old 7th August 2011
KelticWolf's Avatar
KelticWolf KelticWolf is offline
Master Mechanic
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: The Hills of Donegal
Posts: 274
Sportster/Buell Model: XL883C
Sportster/Buell Year: 2004
Other Motorcycle Model: FXDB-Sturgis
Other Motorcycle Year: 1991
Reputation: 11098
KelticWolf is a glorious beacon of lightKelticWolf is a glorious beacon of lightKelticWolf is a glorious beacon of lightKelticWolf is a glorious beacon of lightKelticWolf is a glorious beacon of lightKelticWolf is a glorious beacon of lightKelticWolf is a glorious beacon of lightKelticWolf is a glorious beacon of lightKelticWolf is a glorious beacon of lightKelticWolf is a glorious beacon of lightKelticWolf is a glorious beacon of light
Default

looks like pishing rain again tomorrow, so put a wee duvet over her...but might take a rain ride anyway, cant wait fer dry days here, or would never get out on the bike.
__________________
... follow me, if I retreat shoot me and if I die revenge me..." (Napoleon)
"Sometimes a man just needs to be alone with his motorcycle".
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 4 (0 members and 4 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 10:40.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC