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Discussion in 'New Member Introduction' started by 95thwideglide, Jul 10, 2011.

  1. 95thwideglide

    95thwideglide New Member

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    I just signed in. Gonna need some help soon. picking up a 64 FLH with origianal lower motor, and suppose to be a 72 shovel topend. Hasn't been run in 9 yrs. Hope i"m not getting in over my head. Already got 2 bikes. Had my 1200 sportster for 10 yrs, just got 95th anniversary wideglide this spring. Rock & Roll
     
  2. dbmg

    dbmg Experienced Member

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    Welcome to the"BEST on the NET" Be sure to check out the Self Help Section for great tips and advice. Enjoy your stay!!!
     
  3. HDDon

    HDDon Experienced Member Contributor Retired Moderators

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    Welcome to the forum. With a bike that has been sitting this long take your time and go through it from one end to the other. Are you planning a complete motor rebuild?
     
  4. Dr. Dolittle

    Dr. Dolittle Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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  5. glgarrett

    glgarrett Active Member

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    Welcome from Louisiana! Sounds like you got a great new project! :)
     
  6. geezer

    geezer Senior Member Contributor

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    Welcome aboard from Canada. You'll find lots of help here for your re-build.
     
  7. mat 60

    mat 60 Senior Member

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    Hi...Welcome from Maine..:)
     
  8. 95thwideglide

    95thwideglide New Member

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    Yea I'm taking the time to check it out completly. It's low on compresion but back the lifters down and compression went up on both cylindres.
     
  9. wilks3

    wilks3 Junior Member

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    Ride Safe!!!
    wilks3
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  10. Joyflyin

    Joyflyin Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator

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    Welcome aboard, glad to have you here. :ws