Question about 2001 Harley Davidson FXDL Dyna Low Rider

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Problem is vibration at 2500 rpm to 3000 rpm its so bad its not worth riding. Harley dealer tells me it a Dyna and thats what they do..... they just test drive it and tell me that " " they also bend down and look a the front mount and tell me its fine..now thats service from Edmonton Harley Davidson.... make me really consider another bike from them......hmmmmmm please help thanks Kevin

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The last guy that wrote in here with the vibration problem was told his crank is shot!!! These are fairly new bikes, how do you get a bad crank shaft?? Somebody is screwing up. I was thinking that his cam timing was out of whack so it would miss and cause vibration like a funny car. But he didn't believe that one. Anyway, check it out. You might have to get a new bottom and swap your jugs and heads over to the new engine. Or just part out the old one and get a whole new engine. Hope this helps.

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