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  1. Urgent Help 2007 VTX 1300c - Unable to accelerate without backfire

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    Bought the bike in 2009 with 2400 miles, now have about 19k and kept up with routine maintenance every 4k at reputable dealer (Team Powersports in Garner, NC). *About three years ago drilled out pipes (loved the results!), added K&N filter for extra air flow. *Started getting backfire on...
  2. Question Why is there shaking when accelerating?

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    Hi all. Like the title says, I'm curious as to why my new '02 VTX 1800R is shaking bad when applying decent throttle acceleration. Starts at around 60MPH. Once I lay off the throttle it simmers down. I've owned a lot of bikes including a 1900cc and I've never experienced this. I also notice...
  3. Question Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

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    2 Months ago I bought a 2006 VTX130C with 25,000 miles, stock with the exception of Vance and Hines pipes (so I was told from previous owner) I use it as a commuter during the week and joy rides on the weekend and I have enjoyed it very much. I occasionally have an issue with the start button...
  4. Slow Acceleration

    *** The Shop ~ I NEED URGENT MOTORCYCLE HELP!! ***
    Hi everyone Hope you all are enjoying this riding season as much as i was...or am...if i can get this bug fixed. Heres the situation with B2 hard chrome pipes and factory jet 215/58 with a stock air box B2 has decided to be sluggish when accelerating. I mean no gumph at all. I was wizzing...
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