New to Touring Models

Discussion in 'Touring Models' started by BigG, Aug 30, 2012.

  1. BigG

    BigG Active Member

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    Hello, I just purchased a 2003 FLHRI. Can someone tell me where the rear air shock pressure tap is located?
     
  2. cool breeze

    cool breeze Active Member

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    check left side close to rear and top of saddle bag thats where its at on mine:bigsmiley23:
     
  3. BigG

    BigG Active Member

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    I have hard saddle bags. Do they need to be removed to get to the tap ?
     
  4. HDSickness

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    Remove bag on right side and schrader valves are behind bags. Make sure you ONLY use Harley's low pressure pump designed for the suspension or you could damage system.
     
  5. Dr. Dolittle

    Dr. Dolittle Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    Sounds like you didn't get an Owner's Manual when you bought the bike. Well worth searching for one on Ebay and then getting the Service Manual for that specific model also if you plan to do any of your own maintenance. Many also like to have the Parts Manual.
     
  6. hogrotten

    hogrotten Junior Member

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    Good advice. :s
     
  7. Jeff Klarich

    Jeff Klarich Well-Known Member Contributor

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    Welcome to the bagger world, hope you enjoy it.:bigsmiley12:
     
  8. Lbaba

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    The nut may be tricky to see at first as it can look like a regular nut rather than a valve cap. It runs at a 90 degree angle to the frame.
     
  9. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Guest

    Seems to me you only have to open the bag to see the valve
     
  10. Jeff Klarich

    Jeff Klarich Well-Known Member Contributor

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    You are correct sir, just remove the lid and there it is.