Filed Under (Harley Davidson) by admin on 13-03-2011
Installation GENERAL The original equipment (stock) fender tip lamp assemblies must be removed and the wire(s) must be unplugged or removed as specified in the following instructions. FRONT FENDER TIP REMOVAL OF STOCK FRONT FENDER TIP LAMP ON 1994 AND LATER FLT MODELS 1. Refer to the applicable FLT Service Manual. Remove headlamp assembly with housing. 2. Locate the 3-place connector [32 in wiring diagram] through which 12vdc and electrical ground are connected to the fender tip lamp assembly. The connector locations are as follows: FLTC Ultra: Under fuse and circuit breaker block FLHT/C/C-U: On bottom of left outer fairing bracket FLHR: On left front above air suspension valve NOTE Before disassembling the connector in the next step, refer to the applicable wiring diagram and check wire colors and connections to assure that connector  has been located. 3. Refer to the “DEUTSCH ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR” section in the FLT Service Manual and remove the leads, connected to the fender tip lamp, from the socket half, connector [32B]. 4. Insert a small screwdriver blade in rectangular slot at top center of fender tip lamp lens and gently pry lens from lamp. 5. Remove two screws and nuts that fasten fender tip lamp assembly to front fender. Gently remove the lamp assembly taking care not to damage wires connected to lamp assembly. 6. Reach under left side of fender and gently pull wires through rear hole in left side of fender and then through clips on left side of fender and finally through front hole and out of trim strip. REMOVAL OF STOCK FRONT FENDER TIP LAMP ON 1993 AND EARLIER FLT MODELS, FLSTC AND FLSTN 1. Insert a small screwdriver blade in rectangular slot at top center of fender tip lamp lens and gently pry lens from lamp. 2. Remove two screws and nuts that fasten fender tip lamp assembly to front fender. Gently remove the lamp assembly taking care not to damage wire connected to lamp assembly. 3. Unplug wire connector located about 3 in. from lamp assembly. Cover the socket half of connector (connected to motorcycle wiring) with electrical tape. INSTALLING FRONT FENDER TIP TRIM FROM KIT-ALL MODELS 1. Position fender tip trim over holes in fender and guide outer ends of fender tip trim into trim strips on sides of fender. 2. Insert studs on fender tip trim through holes in fender and secure with locknuts included in kit. Tighten locknuts to 6 in-lbs . REAR FENDER TIP REMOVAL OF STOCK REAR FENDER TIP LAMP ON ALL MODELS Follow steps 1 through 3 given above for “1993 AND EARLIER FLT MODELS, FLSTC & FLSTN” INSTALLING REAR FENDER TIP TRIM FROM KIT-ALL MODELS 1. Position fender tip trim over holes in rear fender. 2. Insert studs on fender tip trim through holes in fender and secure with locknuts included in kit. Tighten locknuts to 6 in-lbs
Filed Under (Harley Davidson) by admin on 18-02-2011
DISASSEMBLY NOTE See Figure 1. Saddlebags must be removed to insert spacer (1). 1. Using a small flat head screw driver, remove rear fender tip light lens cover (A) by gently prying cover away from assembly. (There is a notch at top of cover to ease removal.) Remove and retain cover (A) and gasket (C). 2. Remove fender tip light assembly (B) by removing two screws, four star washers, and two nuts (not shown) using a #2 Phillips screw driver and a 3/8 inch wrench. Retain all hardware for reassembly. 3. Remove hole plugs from rearmost fender strut holes on both sides of fender. 4. Mark fender on both sides of bike using rear most fender strut hole as a template. Do not contact tire with drill bit when drilling fender holes. Drill bit contact with tire can lead to premature tire failure, which could result in death or serious injury. (00403f) 5. Carefully remove fender strut and drill a 11/32 inch hole through each side of fender in locations marked in Step 4. 6. Loosely reinstall fender strut (D), allowing enough room to slip spacer (1) between fender (E) and strut. INSTALLATION 1. Align rear fender rail (2) from kit with rearmost fender strut (D) mounting holes, making sure lower mounting tab (3) is inside fender (E). Place large chrome washer (4) from kit next to head of button head socket bolts (5) from kit. Insert bolt through fender rail (2), fender strut (D), spacer (1) and fender (E), in that order. Install large unfinished washer (6) from kit onto end of bolt (5). Secure assembly into place by threading locknuts (7) from kit onto ends of bolts (5) from inside of fender (E). Tighten loosely at this time. 2. Install truss head screw (8) from kit through fender (E) and rear fender rail mounting tab (3). Secure into place using small washer (9) and locknut (10) from kit. Use #2 Phillips screwdriver and a 3/8 inch wrench to tighten rear mounting assembly securely. 3. Tighten fender strut bolts (5) to 21-27 ft-lbs.(28-37 Nm) 4. Reinstall fender tip light assembly (B), gasket (C) and lens (A) using original hardware (not shown)
Filed Under (Harley Davidson) by admin on 21-03-2011
INSTALLATION NOTE See Figure 1. Be careful not to crack plastic fender lamp lens (2) or chrome plate when removing lens. 1. Remove fender lamp light lens (2) by placing screwdriver in slot in top of lens and carefully prying cover loose. Retain lens and gasket for later installation. 2. Loosen four hex socket head screws (1) which attach fender (4) to fender mount. 3 2 4 1 is03805 1. Fender mount screws (4) 2. Fender lamp light lens 3. Fender Rail 4. Fender Figure 1. Installed Front fender Rail NOTE When installing fender rail (3), be sure fender rail supports are inside of fender. 3. Place fender rail (3) from kit into position, aligning the front bracket hole of rail with hole in front of fender (4). Fender rail supports will fit snugly inside fender. NOTE Be careful not to damage the fender lamp wire when securing front fender rail into place. 4. Use a magnet to place a 10-32 x 1/2 inch phillips screw through the hole in front fender and through front bracket hole of fender rail (3). 5. Loosely secure fender rail (3) to fender (4) with 1/2 inch flat washer and hex locknut. 6. On right side only, remove two hex socket head screws and nuts. Retain nuts for installation. 7. Replace original two socket head screws with 5/16-18 x 2 inch screws from kit. 8. For vehicles without caliper/rotor covers: On left side of fender (4) only, install a washer between rail (3) and fender for both screws. Replace original two hex socket head screws with 5/16-18 x 2 inch screws from kit. For vehicle with caliper/rotor covers: Do not replace hex socket head screw that supports caliper/rotor cover. On left side of fender (4), install a washer between fender (4) and rail (3) on screw that does not support the caliper/rotor cover (towards the front of the vehicle). Replace remaining hex socket head screw with 5/16-18 x 2 inch screw from kit. 9. Install four original nuts. 10. Tighten front bracket Phillips screw securely. Tighten four hex socket head screws to 14-18 ft-lbs (19-24 Nm). 11. Install gasket and fender lamp lens removed earlier
Filed Under (Harley Davidson) by admin on 16-04-2012
Use locktite on all fasteners!! 2. Put bike on lift and place jack under frame. Raise bike to lift rear wheel. 3. If swing arm pivot shaft is drilled and tapped on each end, they need to be redrilled and tapped to 3/8-16 to a depth of _” deep. If you are unable to drill & tap your swing arm pivot shaft, you can purchase one from Cycle Visions (part #CV6121), See Harley Davidson® V-Rod® Service Manual Section 2, Page 2.89 for removal and installation instructions. 4. Remove seat, passenger seat, turn signal module, rear fender cover, turn signal license plate assembly, and rear foot peg assemblies. NOTE: Our bag system will not work with stock exhaust system… we recommend the 2-into-1 Supertrap, or you may use any exhaust system that is lower than the rear axle bolt. 5. Remove the two upper shock bolts. Relocate the shock spacer from the right side to the left side, and use the new spacer supplied on the right side. 6. Install front bag mount between frame and spacer (see Figure 1), reinstall shock bolts and torque to 31-50 lbs. 7. Install lower bag support frame to swing arm pivot shaft using the 3/8″ bolt through rear foot peg clevis and cover (see in Figure 2). NOTE: There is a right and left covers and bag support, install accordingly. Torque to 35 foot lbs. 8. Install rear fender front mounting tabs using 8mm 1.25 x _ and flat washers (supplied in kit) (see Figure 3). 9. Install upright saddlebag support brackets to the lower bag mount assembly and lower fender extension crossover mount. (see Figure 4). Torque to 25 lbs. NOTE: Install crossover mount with gusset facing down. 10. Remove license plate light from your rear turn signal bracket license plate assembly. Install license plate light on our license plate light bracket (see Figure 5). 11. Install the license plate bracket on the inside of the rear fender extension using the top holes of the license plate frame (see Figure 6 & 7). 12. Install fender washers on the inside of the fender extension (see Figure 8). 13. Install upper fender bracket to rear fender extension with a _-20 bolt supplied in kit (see Figure 9). 14. Install rear fender extension with chrome button fitted bolts. (see Figure 10 & 11). 15. To check alignment and fit of rear fender extension reinstall original rear fender. Once you have everything lined up and fitted, remove original rear fender, drill & tap (2) two 5/16 x 18 holes in rear fender support bracket (see Figure 12). 16. Install Harley Davidson® Part #70909-95 and 47449-97 bracket and receptacle on front and rear bag supports (see Figure 13 & 14). 17. Install Harley Davidson® Part #47449-97 bracket with receptable (see Figure 14). Make sure the bolts come from the inside out. This bracket is adjustable for location.
Filed Under (Harley Davidson) by admin on 05-03-2011
REMOVAL Remove Pillion and Rear Fender NOTE If possible, lift the rear of the motorcycle up so the rear wheel drops to the bottom of shock travel. This will help provide clearance between the rear tire and fender when installing the mounting brackets. 1. Open the rider seat. 2. See Figure 1. Remove rider seat post (1), nut (2), and washer (3) from passenger pillion. Slide grabstrap (4) forward off pillion. Save mounting hardware for kit installation. 3. Push passenger pillion forward to release slot on bottom of pillion from post on fender tongue. 4. See Figure 2. Lift pillion up to remove lanyard (1) from hole in center of passenger pillion (2). Then lift pillion away from motorcycle. 5. Disconnect turn signal and tail light electrical connections from back of rear electrical caddy. Note position for later installation. 6. See Figure 3. Unsnap rear electrical caddy (1) from rear inner fender. 7. Remove and save two fender support bolts (2), washers (3), and grabstrap (4) from rear fender. 1 2 3 4 is03548 1. Rider seat post 2. Nut 3. Washer 4. Grabstrap Figure 1. Passenger Pillion and Mounting 2 1 3 i03571 1. Seat lanyard 2. Hole in pillion 3. Passenger pillion Figure 2. Seat Lanyard and Passenger Pillion 8. Remove four remaining fender support bolts (2) and washers (3) near center of rear fender. 9. Remove rear fender from vehicle. 3 2 4 2 3 2 3 1 is03544 1. Rear electrical caddy 2. Fender support bolt (6) 3. Washer (6) 4. Grabstrap Figure 3. Grabstrap, Rear Electrical Caddy, and Fender INSTALLATION Install Attach/Release Weldment, Rear Fender, and Grabstrap NOTE Apply Loctite 243 (blue) to last four threads of leave-on bracket screws. 1. See Figure 4. Install leave-on bracket (1) to outside surface of inner fender using two button head screws (2) and nuts (3). Tighten screws to 48 Nm (35 ft-lbs). Repeat for opposite side. 2. See Figure 5. Install release/attach weldment (1) to leave- on brackets (2) using two washers (3) and socket head cap screws (4). Tighten screws to 25 Nm (18 ft-lbs). Repeat for opposite side.