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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 10-16-2017, 04:55 PM Thread Starter
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hello from Georgia

Like most started ride as a kid on a mini bike, then dirt then street. If been on a bike of some kind since the middle 70's. Newest to the garage is a 2001 Vstar 1100. Got it for cheap and have put a couple 1000 miles on it in about 3 months.
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post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 10-16-2017, 05:55 PM
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Welcome Billy. Got an 1100 myself last Nov and put over 7000 miles on so far. Great bikes and this is a good place to learn all you need to know about it. We love pics here so post one when you can!
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2000 V Star 1100 Classic (Sold)
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Welcome from Houston, Texas. I've got an 1100 also. Great info here if you need it. Ride often and safe.
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2001 Vstar 1100 Classic (sold), Cobra Slash Cut full exhaust, Dropped 1 inch with lowering links, ORK, 4.5 inch handlebar risers, Ultimate passenger seat, Passenger pegs moved forward 4 inches, Handlebar clock, KN air filter, Viking saddlebags, Additional rear lighting
Loose nut "me" behind the bars
2006 Harley Electra Glide Ultra Classic

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LMAO...mine is not looking so good right now. Trying to run down an electrical problem. Think I about have it figured out.
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post #5 of 9 (permalink) Old 10-16-2017, 07:02 PM
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In case you need it, here is the repair manual, with wiring diagram.

https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B-Kr...VmSm5qZ0k/edit
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2001 Vstar 1100 Classic (sold), Cobra Slash Cut full exhaust, Dropped 1 inch with lowering links, ORK, 4.5 inch handlebar risers, Ultimate passenger seat, Passenger pegs moved forward 4 inches, Handlebar clock, KN air filter, Viking saddlebags, Additional rear lighting
Loose nut "me" behind the bars
2006 Harley Electra Glide Ultra Classic

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post #6 of 9 (permalink) Old 10-16-2017, 07:04 PM Thread Starter
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Thank you very much
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Sounds like you have lots of experience over the years, billykidd68! Great you've joined our forum. Always welcome pictures of your ride and adventures. Ride safe and enjoy~YammyV
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post #8 of 9 (permalink) Old 10-16-2017, 07:22 PM Thread Starter
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No, sir. I'm just old.
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post #9 of 9 (permalink) Old 10-16-2017, 08:11 PM
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Hi Billy, welcome to the forum from East Tennessee. As others have mentioned, youíll learn a lot, best membership going. Keep us updated on your electrical repair and thanks for the pic.


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