Harley Davidson FLSTC Heritage Softail Classic - Recent Questions, Troubleshooting & Support
2004 FLSTCI. What causes it to run hot?
Maybe..but ushud hava datastream run to help pinpoint issue. You can git the computer reflashd or programd..but uneed an oldschool mechanic. Dealerships etc are usually not as xperiencd. Buy a clymer shop book for total upkeep&rebuild. If fuel system runs to lean the engine valves get hot n ruin the motor
2000 Harley Davidson FLSTC Heritage Softail Classic lost all electrical power
Have you checked all your grounds sometimes you a loose ground will not or will lose connection on the ignition switch you should have two hot coming in and then when you turn it on and energizes the switch as long as you still have battery voltage there when you hit the start button you should be fine but start with your grounds for
My Harley is showing code p55pe, what does it mean?
So just got my 2012 tri glide from the shop. Had the whole charging system replaced! What are the chances that now have no reverse! Any connection? There is a click, no movement and you can still hear it when in first for a min.
2000 Harley Davidson FLSTC Heritage Softail Classic main fuse/circuit breaker location
It's located behind breaker box you have to lay on ground and their are 2 10 mm bolts that hold on black fender in front of rear tire remove those and lift up the top just hooks on and slide all the way down following contour of tire and then you can see inside ant their will be a little box with two studs and wires on each post that is your 30 amp breaker
I know the primary chain tension is 5/8
Hi, Gerald, I would love to help you with your engine or chassis noise but I just loaned my brand new pair of listening ears to your local dealer's chief technician so he could take your bike for a test ride and give you his professional opinion and estimate about your noise and repair cost. If you are a little short on "DRACHMA" and a Dealership is not on your list of fun places to visit then perhaps the list below will help soothe your worried mind so you can make an informed decision. 1. Bearings---SCREECH---WHINE2. Belts---CHIRP3. Brake Rotors---BUZZ4. Cam Chains---CLICK5. Clutches---CHATTER---GRIND6. Cylinders---PING7. Fairing Panels---WHISTLE8. Fenders---SCRAPE9. Flasher Unit---BEEPS10. Fronk Forks---PLUNK11. Fuel pumps---WHIRR12. Gears---WHINE13. Head Gasket---HISS14. Hydraulic Lifters---TAP15. Instrument Clusters---BUZZING16. Kick Starter---GRINDS17. Pistons---SLAP18. Power Valves---CLINK---RATTLE19. Radiators---GURGLE20. Rear Chains---RATTLE21. Rear Shocks---SQUEAK22. Relays---CLICK---BUZZ23. Rods Go---KNOCK-KNOCK24. Shaft Drives---WHIRR25. Shifting Trans---CLUNK26. Solid Lifters---TICK27. Speedometers---=BUZZ28. Starters---CLICK29. Starter Clutch---GRIND---WHIRR30. Warning Lights---BEEPFor more information about your issue and valuable "FREE" downloads that you will need for viewing or printing please click on the blue links below. Good luck and have a wonderful day.http://www.mediafire.com/file/65o6mbkdq5ty8ke/99_to_05_Harley_Softail_Service_Manual.pdf/filehttps://partsfinder.onlinemicrofiche.com/ronnies/showmodel.asp?make=hdmchttps://serviceinfo.harley-davidson.com/sip/service/document/6300https://www.6ya.com/
How do I change the fuel petcock on my 2000 FLSTC?
The Enricher is only there for starting the bike as it makes the fuel mixture too rich. Over use causes carbon deposits to build up and this can cause more problems.
The Petcock is a 'Screw On' fitting. First disconnect or remove the battery to prevent any accidental sparks.
**NOTE** Do this outside or in a very well ventilated area.
Cover the side of the COLD engine with a plastic sheet to protect from splashes of fuel.
Next drain the fuel tank. ALWAYS make sure the gas can you fill into is bigger than you need to prevent overspill. Use an extra long piece of fuel line so you can stand the gas can on the floor as it might take a while to empty. Set the petcock to Reserve as it feeds from lower in the tank. Remove the filler cap and put it to one side until you are finished fitting the new part. (Faster flow when your emptying and better ventilation when working).
An extra option is to put some masking tape on the underside of the tank to prevent scratching the paint. It might be easier to disconnect any fuel line at the petcock before removing it.
Using a suitable wrench unscrew the nut between the tank and the top of the petcock. It should twist towards the front of the bike.
**NOTE** Watch for any fuel dripping from the hole as you slide the petcock down and out.
Refitting.. Before fitting unscrew the mounting nut on the new petcock so it spins freely. This allows it to grab more threads when fitted giving a better fuel tight fit.
Clean the threads and hole on the tank with a rag. (Safely dispose of the rag when finished). Set the new tap to the OFF position. Carefully slide the filter body into the tank so you don't damage the filter mesh. Position the tap to the correct angle, (it doesn't have to be exact). With you fingers push the petcock firmly into position and wind the nut into place until it is finger tight. Then using a suitable wrench turn the nut until it is firmly tight. DO NOT over tighten the nut. This will strip the threads and leak fuel all over you and the engine.
Connect your fuel lines and fill the tank with about half a litre of fuel and open the petcock to the Reserve position. This is to test for any obvious leaks. Refill the tank to full, refit the fuel cap, and recheck all your pipes and connections. If you had any drips or spills Clean them up properly. Reconnect the battery and take you bike out for a run getting her up to working temperature. On your return recheck all your pipes and connections. Job done.
Motorcycle neck and shoulder pain for back passanger
Talk to a chiropractor about the way you hold on. I discovered (front seat) that lowering your elbows releases tension on your neck and shoulders. I try to ride like that all the time, now, and find I can easily do 3 or 4 times the saddle time I used to. My rear
gets sore way before my neck & shoulders, from that one simple tip.
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