GENERAL NEWS

PROJECT HARLEY SPORTSTER (PART FIVE)

HOW IT IS RECOVERING AFTER A BREAKDOWN


John has been working on his Harley Sportster again - here is the latest stage in its evolution...

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He rode it down to the Fleet Lions Run in Hampshire on Mayday bur sadly the tinkering had unforeseen consequences and his Sportster broke down - right in the middle of the gathered motorcycles - quite embarrassing, but on the positive side, everyone liked how it looked!

Don't worry it's going again now! So the improvements have continued...

He has lowered the headlight and mounted a screen

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He's put in a new dashboard which involved rewiring the speedo and warning lights.  

The tools he got helped a lot as did the shrink wraps to add that professional look!

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After the breakdown at Fleet he fitted a new regulator after a thorough check of the manual of course. It was quite easy to test.

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He fitted a new belly pan as well.

And then...next time

Next on the list is to cut the rear fender, mount a Lucas-style rear light, then strip all paint work down - quite a lot to do still but it will all be worth it in the end...

What do you think of it so far - is the work he's done an improvement?

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