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Where can I find the oil drain plugs on my 1989 Harley FXR? I'm doing a complete oil change. Ive looked at tons of different sites but the plugs don't match the location my bike.

I am not sure why the year of the FXR did not come up in the drop down options under year. IT IS A 1989 FXR SUPERGLIDE I am having a hard time finding the drain plugs so I can do a complete oil change. I've looked at multiple sites and got 2 different answers - neither drain locations match up to my bike! Super frustrated! Please help so I can do this correctly!

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Hi David, for a 1989 FXR the engine oil drains out of the oil tank via a rubber hose located at the rear bottom left corner, the transmission drains from a large threaded plug located on the bottom center of the transmission case, the primary chaincase oil drains from a small threaded pipe plug located on the outside of the primary cover directly below dead center of the clutch inspection cover. Good luck

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