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How to slow fast idle in heritage softail

How to slow down a fast idle in heritage softail
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Sorry but you have to take it to a dealer or someone with a box that can adjust the idle speed. Your fuel injected bike is just like your car, there isn't much can as an owner can do to them anymore. It's been headed that way since 1999. The days of fixing your own motorcycle are slipping away quickly. That's why I'm keeping my old bikes. I can still work on them.

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Steve

Posted on Jun 06, 2010

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