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View Poll Results: Round Air Cleaner?
Yes, I have changed. 358 31.46%
Not Yet, but I am going to. 211 18.54%
Maybe, I like the look but not sure. 211 18.54%
No, I like the ham can. 358 31.46%
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Doesn't take much to keep 47hp breathin'.
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precisely ......
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had an el cheapo, small, open element filter from ebay.
I hated the look! bought a repop early big twin chrome ac cover.
looks much better! got about $50 tied up in all of it.
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I like look of round filter, but ham can is so much immanent detail of sporties.
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Not originally: the first Sportsters had a round air cleaner. The ham can has also been used on some BTs.
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I do like mine....no problem with it....I do like a lot of others I see in here....but I will stick with this one.


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My '92 XL had a small round foam unit when I first had it, but it has an oval air cleaner with K&N element now. I like the look and it seems to suit the engine.
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I have a round cover. I might've said this before here, can't remember, but I often think that a large cover no matter what shape goes a long way to hiding that very pretty Sportster engine.
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