New member on this forum and new to Harley

Discussion in 'New Member Introduction' started by 85FXRS, Sep 14, 2014.

  1. 85FXRS

    85FXRS New Member

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    Hello all, I would like to take a moment to introduce myself as a new member. I am a licensed auto tech and a new rider having only had my motorcycle license since April. I am also new to Harley as I feel I have outgrown my first bike. I like the style of the 80's bikes so after some research I had decided as a new rider a FXR might be the right bike as a starter for me. I have acquired a near stock 85 FXRS all original with 2 previous owners. Very clean and aside from the screaming eagle baloney cut mufflers and noticing a screaming eagle ignition module upgrade I think the bike is near factory even down to the original paint. I look forward to seeking advice and possibly some info from the educated and knowledgeable members on this forum. Thank you.
     
  2. dbmg

    dbmg Experienced Member

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    Welcome from Pittsburgh, Pa
     
  3. fin_676

    fin_676 Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    Welcome to the forum

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  4. Bodeen

    Bodeen Well-Known Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    Glad to have you aboard! :ws:rider
    From Central Florida.
     
  5. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Guest

    Welcome to The forum
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    Check the Self Help section for tips:s
     
  6. Jeff Klarich

    Jeff Klarich Well-Known Member Contributor

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    :wce From the Rocky Mountains.
     
  7. tourbox

    tourbox Senior Member

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    Welcome from So. Texas.
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  8. Joyflyin

    Joyflyin Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator

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    Welcome aboard, glad to have you here. :ws
     
  9. mikeymanbike

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    Welcome new member, from another new member! You picked one of the best bikes , FXR's to start with. Very good one learn on HD wise. Easy to ride ,handle, will hold some value, and should be easy sell when ready to move up. FXR's are a lot like Pans & Knuckleheads , not many around! Be safe, ride smart and don't be in hurry.