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Old 14th October 2019
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i know its in the owners manual,i have downloaded it from harley however they have said i am not entitled to it,SO what grade of brake fluid do i need to get for a 07 883r
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DOT 4 according to Sportsterpedia.com, http://sportsterpedia.com/doku.php/s...2007_sportster They stopped using DOT 5 at the end of '06 and went to DOT 4 in '07 on Sportsters.

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I thought the owner's manual was free to anyone. Isn't it legally mandated to have available? Did you try using your VIN?

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I thought the owner's manual was free to anyone. Isn't it legally mandated to have available? Did you try using your VIN?

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yep i put my vin into the site and downloaded the owners manual,3days later i clicked in my bookmarks and it said THIS ITEM HAS BEEN DELETED,IF YOU THINK THAT YOU ARE ENTITLED TO IT CONTACT US
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