How To Find Your Motorcycle Key Code

  • By George
  • May 26, 2017
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Most, if not all, street motorcycles still use keys for security, and all keys use key codes to identify how cuts are placed on the key. There are two types … Continue Reading →


Polaris Ace 570 Battery Location

  • By George
  • April 29, 2017
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The battery on a Polaris Ace 570 is located on the left side of the seat under a plastic panel. There is a molded plastic cup holder molded into the … Continue Reading →


Harley Davidson Sportster Aftermarket Key Blanks From 1994 to Present

  • By George
  • March 27, 2017
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All 1994-2011 Harley Davidson Sportster motorcycles use HYD-13 key blanks. In 2012 Harley Davidson switched to a key blank with a longer key blade in 4 different styles or keyways … Continue Reading →


2017 Harley Davidson Street Rod 750

  • By George
  • March 12, 2017
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Harley Davidson hit it out of the park with the 2017 Street Rod 750.


Harley Davidson Peanut Gas Tank

  • By George
  • March 7, 2017
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A big performance disadvantage found on Harley Davidson sportster Forty-Eight and 72 motorcycles is the peanut  gas tank and its low, 2.1 gallon, fuel capacity.


Some High Mileage Motorcycles

  • By George
  • February 2, 2017
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While creating this list I noticed the flat engine configuration was found in more high mileage motorcycles than any other type of engine.


Chris Hemsworth Battles A Marshmallow And Rides A Harley Davidson Motorcycle

  • By George
  • January 6, 2017
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Aermacchi manufactured the SX250 motorcycle for Harley Davidson from 1974 to 1978. The SX250 was a dual sport, single cylinder, two stroke motorcycle designed and built to compete with popular … Continue Reading →


Harley Davidson Bicycles

  • By George
  • January 3, 2017
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The Harley Davidson Motor Co sold bicycles from 1917 to 1922. I said sold and not built because they were manufactured by Davis Sewing Machine Co and branded with the … Continue Reading →


Inside a FRAM PH6017A Motorcycle Oil Filter

  • By George
  • December 11, 2016
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I almost always use OEM oil filters in my vehicles and equipment and motorcycles I work on, but there are times when I need to buy a filter at my … Continue Reading →


Kawasaki OEM Oil Filter 16097-0008

  • By George
  • December 8, 2016
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I was told the OEM Kawasaki 16097-0008 oil filter is poorly constructed and allows motor oil to bypass the filter element through an opening between the filter element and bypass … Continue Reading →