fuel injection?

Discussion in 'Engine, Fuel and Exhaust' started by CoreyV, Dec 11, 2011.

  1. CoreyV

    CoreyV Member

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    Thinking about upgrading to a bigger bike come spring. Probably a used softail. What year did they make them fuel injected.
     
  2. HDDon

    HDDon Experienced Member Contributor Retired Moderators

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  3. glider

    glider Veteran Member

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    2001 was the first fuel injected softail.
     
  4. CoreyV

    CoreyV Member

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    Thanks guys! I really like my 2010 fuel injected sporster after having a 95 carb model. I'm not that knowledgable about the bigger bikes and wanted to know what year to look for to be fuel injected.
     
  5. dbmg

    dbmg Experienced Member

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    I had always said I did not want EFI. In 2008 when I purchased my EG I had no choice. And you know what I would never go back to carb for my main bike again. The smooth operation and reliability is amazing.
    Oh and another point as to moving up to a bigger bike "Remember someday you will own a Bagger"
     
  6. Bodeen

    Bodeen Well-Known Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    I guess I am a dinosaur because if somebody tried to take my carb from me they would have a problem on there hands. I shopped until I found a bike with a carb that suited me. I passed on a lot of FI bikes. I guess if I ever buy another I may have to reconsider, I may never buy another though.......
     
  7. fin_676

    fin_676 Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    Similar attitude here as i can strip rebuild or replace a carb well ok i have replaced the carbs on the 2 big twins for something a wee bit better

    Brian
     
  8. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Expert Member

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    I never had any intentions of going EFI, but I am glad I did, Tho I do miss playing with carbs