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  1. Question Install tips for Mutazu RS Bags 1800 C 02 Model

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    Just got my bags in was wondering if anybody had some tips to placement and mounting of these bags on this bike. I am wondering how to mock them up before actually drilling to get a good idea of how they are going to look and fit. Also anyone wired the lights up to the electrical system any...
  2. Question Fairing assistance for a Retro 2005 VTX 1300

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    Hello Yawls, I've been contemplating upgrarding my 2005 VTX 1300R by adding a fairing. Could someone guide me with an inexpensive but easy to mount fairing. My bike is black so if the fairing comes already black gel, I could probably mounted without having to paint (if it matches). I would...
  3. Question Type of headlight on 1800S

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    I want to install an HID kit on my 2003 1800S with a stock headlight. What kind of HID kit should I get? I have read the forums about the dual, hi/low, single, double, etc. and I am not electrically inclined - thanks. BigGuy
  4. Question Anyone installed Viking Hard Mount Saddlebags on VTX 1300C?

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    I'm looking at these bags, among others, on the Viking website: Link Being a newbie, I'm concerned about installation. The website indicates that the included hardware permits installation without any protective brackets (for hard mount installation, not throwover). I'm skeptical, but don't...
  5. Installed a Stebel Nautilus Air Horn - read this about wiring kit!

    Performance Upgrades/Mods
    I installed a Stebel Nautilus Air Horn that I bought from Twisted Throttle - it is AWESOME by the way! Dont like to test it in the garage, because it is too loud! I bought the chrome one, so it looks good too! .... I compared it to the BAD BOY and others online - everyone seems to agree that the...
  6. exhaust question

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    Hello ALL! I bought used 2006 VTX 1300c and would like to upgrade stock exhaust. I'm thinking about V&H slip-on or send it to the for modification. I can't afford now to spend $600 plus installation to put brand new pipes. I would like to know cons and pros for these options...
  7. Sissy bar identification/missing hardware?

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    I got a sissybar/luggage rack combo and a box of parts when I got my 1300 a couple weeks ago. I think I'm missing hardware, but I'm not sure. I don't know what brand the sissybar/luggage rack is... The attached picture will show 2 spacers and 2 chrome/hex-headed bolts. They seem to work...
  8. Helmet Intercom - Adding BlueAnt Interphone F4 to Shoei

    General VTX/Motorcycle Topics
    Today I decided to modify my Shoei X-11 helmet to accommodate my BlueAnt Interphone F4 intercom. Originally, I simply used velcro to affix the speakers to the inside of the helmet but found that as I pulled the helmet off my head, the speakers would move and/or pop out. Also, I could really feel...
  9. Wiring stereo to 2006 VTX 1800N - Please help

    Electronics - GPS / MP3 / GPS
    Am wiring a Cycle Sounds audio system to my 1800N. The instructions tell me to use a clamp on the accessory wire for the bike (for the red wire on the audio system) and then wire the black and red wire to the ground terminal on the battery. My question is - which wire is the accessory wire...
  10. Ape Hangers

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    Hello, I am looking for a good website that I can buy some 14 inch ape hangers with internal wiring and steel braided cables for a 2003 1800 R. Can any one help me with this. Also does any one know of a good place in Austin to get them installed? Thanks in advance