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Hello,

I have had many motorcycles over the years and this year just picked my first Sportsterdue to it being a steal of a deal. I now love this thing and ride it more than my other 2 Harleys which are a 2004 Road King Custom and a 2003 Vrod.
I have been stockpiling all the parts and mods in which I will being doing on it to make it more enjoyable and to make it mine. I will post the progress along way once I have the chance to dive into it.
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Take a minute and please put at least your state/country in the LOCATION FIELD of your profile so we can better help you when you need it - Your climate, temps & altitude can make a difference to suggested fixes... (the STATE FIELD does not show on posts so you need to use the LOCATION FIELD)...

CLICK HERE - then scroll down to 'Additional Information' and look for the field labeled 'LOCATION' - put your information in there - It will then show on each post you make... Look for this:


Post a PICTURE of your ride... Host the image on a photo website (but not photobucket.com), get the link with the "[IMG][/IMG] tags" included & paste that directly into your posting (If you don't have the "[IMG][/IMG] tags" included, then use the Image Insert icon along with the web address of the image)...

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