YO, Hog world!

Discussion in 'New Member Introduction' started by PapaEd, Jun 30, 2015.

  1. PapaEd

    PapaEd New Member

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    Live in Fairbanks, Alaska. Riding an '07 Ultra Classic - 45K miles, bought it new. Relatively few problems. Enjoy cruising the Last Frontier. I have riden to Seattle and back; great trip. First Harley was an '02 Fatboy, would really like to own both.
    Signed up because of a floppy shift lever and looking for a solution. Looking forward to converstations...
     
  2. fin_676

    fin_676 Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    Welcome to the forum

    Brian
     
  3. jamesearl

    jamesearl Senior Member Contributor

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    welcome from Ill.
     
  4. Joyflyin

    Joyflyin Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator

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    Welcome aboard, glad to have you here. :ws
     
  5. Bodeen

    Bodeen Well-Known Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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

    Depending on where the flop is at. It could bushings or the lever itself is worn from being loose to long, return spring etc.
     
  6. TampaFatboy

    TampaFatboy Banned

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    Welcome to HDTalking, just joined myself.
     
  7. oldhippie

    oldhippie Senior Member

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    Welcome to the forum.:wce:rider
     
  8. Jeff Klarich

    Jeff Klarich Well-Known Member Contributor

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    :wbs From the Rocky Mountains. You're problem may be the transmission lever, it becomes loose and will wiggle on the shaft. It gets loose from use and the bolt that squeeze's will not tighten enough to take up the slop. There's a aftermarket lever that works good.

    Reach in and see if you have to much wiggle, if so that's probably your problem. You can try and tighten the bolt but that's only a temporary fix.
     
  9. coopernicus

    coopernicus Junior Member Contributor

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    Welcome from southeast Illinois!
     
  10. Jack Klarich

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