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Old 19th September 2019
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Looking at a 99 1200s this weekend. Anything out of the norm to look out for on them?
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Welcome to the forum. There are plenty of threads on the "S" model, should help with things to look for.
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you want to make sure its a sound running bike and goes thru the gears smooth. the sportster is pretty basic platform with the the trims being different on models. if you hang around here long enough, the "s" designation is likely to disappear.
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Thanks guys! Found the S specific thread, been reading. I'm on page 22, have a ways to go. lol
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"S" had W cams and more compression,dual plug heads,Better shocks and forks
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"S" had dual plug heads....
this I did not know. nice!
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