The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

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

Active Threads
0 (Do) (Are) Loud Exhausts__________.
Last Post: Crusty
Posted On: 4 Minutes Ago
Replies: 28
Views: 3,290
0 Things to Ponder game
Last Post: Eddieblz
Posted On: 5 Minutes Ago
Replies: 155
Views: 10,399
0 Help with rear pipe ID please
Last Post: Iron Mike
Posted On: 10 Minutes Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 21
0 answer with a question game
Last Post: Eddieblz
Posted On: 10 Minutes Ago
Replies: 171
Views: 5,801
0 XB12R rear brake switch thread size?
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 11 Minutes Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 22
0 Code U1255 sputters and dies
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 47 Minutes Ago
Replies: 14
Views: 316
0 What Sort Of Sporty Have You Got?
Last Post: Lone Rider
Posted On: 51 Minutes Ago
Replies: 1,069
Views: 297,121
0 Repo S&S E Carbs ... any good?
Last Post: T. Clark
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 6
Views: 125
5 1200 or 883
Last Post: Bama Lee XLC
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 1,024
Views: 311,603
6 Calling all musicians
Last Post: Folkie
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 394
Views: 16,734
0 What oil temp do you run
Last Post: Eddieblz
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 104
Views: 22,112
0 Does titanium exhaust exist?
Last Post: bustert
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 38
Views: 1,083
1 2019 Iron 883 Drag Bars
Last Post: NGOT8R
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 62
0 Rode today, 10 days post op.
Last Post: farmall
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 188
0 Official XL Forum Random Image Thread (NO NUDITY!)
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 43,522
Views: 6,797,540
0 Shoulder rotator cuff problems
Last Post: farmall
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,053
0 Hot Chicks on Hot Bikes
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 9,832
Views: 1,608,262
0 CV conversion help
Last Post: farmall
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 203
0 81 XLH Starter Wiring
Last Post: owlsplace
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 8
Views: 314
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: trainman
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 10,812
Views: 956,945
0 Wisdom of an older man!
Last Post: Eddieblz
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 4
Views: 170
0 Loose solenoid bolt
Last Post: IronMick
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 48
0 Leather or Denim Vest//Another useless poll
Last Post: priell3
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 115
Views: 24,624
0 Crusty's Travels
Last Post: rokytnji
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 2,116
Views: 256,676
0 got pulled over the other day....
Last Post: Campsurf
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 4,107
7 Oldest Motorcycle You've Owned
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 53
Views: 2,456
0 `83 XLX rebuid and questions thread
Last Post: spamer80
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 111
Views: 8,976
0 Starter/solenoid issue
Last Post: Dshank14
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 180
0 Average age of the Ironhead forum users
Last Post: Yakcm2
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 438
Views: 82,075
0 In a crash: Lucky to be alive
Last Post: Bored now
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 41
Views: 753
More...
Members Birthdays
Sponsored Links
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 1 Week Ago
rickthrash99 rickthrash99 is offline
Biker
 
Join Date: May 2018
Posts: 42
Sportster/Buell Model: xlx
Sportster/Buell Year: 1984
Reputation: 21237
rickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to all
Default electronic ignition question

what are you guys running for electronic ignition? i want to run the dyna DSK-6 because its around my budget, but do i use my points mechanical advance or do i need to buy the little gold cup advance that EI uses? any answers are greatly apreciated
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 1 Week Ago
bustert's Avatar
bustert bustert is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 9,012
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200s
Sportster/Buell Year: 2001
Sportster/Buell Model #2: xlch
Sportster/Buell Year #2: 1974
Reputation: 1939256
bustert has a reputation beyond reputebustert has a reputation beyond reputebustert has a reputation beyond reputebustert has a reputation beyond reputebustert has a reputation beyond reputebustert has a reputation beyond reputebustert has a reputation beyond reputebustert has a reputation beyond reputebustert has a reputation beyond reputebustert has a reputation beyond reputebustert has a reputation beyond repute
Default

if you go to dynaonline and look at the install pdf, you will see that the mechanical advance is still used, the magnetic reluctor slips on top of the points cam lobes.
have you checked out the ultima?
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 1 Week Ago
IXL2Relax's Avatar
IXL2Relax IXL2Relax is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Let Freedom Ring in PA
Posts: 6,164
Sportster/Buell Model: Sportster 883►1200
Sportster/Buell Year: 1994
IXL2Relax has disabled reputation
Default

Here's the Sportsterpedia section on Alternative Ignitions:
http://sportsterpedia.com/doku.php/t...k:ref:engctl01

IXL _______ >>>> My Motorcyle Chronicles Are Here <<<<
For FREE Sportster Tech Info from the XLForum:
Check The Sportsterpedia - The Best Kept Secret on the XLForum!
__________________
### The ride is more enjoyable to nowhere in particular! ###
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 4 Days Ago
rickthrash99 rickthrash99 is offline
Biker
 
Join Date: May 2018
Posts: 42
Sportster/Buell Model: xlx
Sportster/Buell Year: 1984
Reputation: 21237
rickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to allrickthrash99 is a name known to all
Default

just installed the dyna s kit guys ijust think i put the rotor on fliped, at fully advnace the rotor has a "1" and "2" and the "2" is facing the dyna mechanism, i have it flipped dont i?
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 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 02:08.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC