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  1. Question Newexhaust for stock 1800C

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    Hello all, I just bought my second VTX 1800C. This one is a 2007. I just wanted to get some opinions on the best aftermarket exhaust to put on. I was looking at the Vance and Hinesbig Shots but just want to hear what some other people have to say on the matter. Also is it worth it to put a new...
  2. For Sale: Barons BAK for VTX 1300

    1300 Parts /Accessories For Sale
    This Barons BAK is in flawless condition. Not a scratch on it. I'm only selling because I went to a Pro R. Price is $195 for everything (including shipping) except the Jets. (Only 2 came with it. I'm still using them) Text or call 610-207-5883. Or email [email protected] Thanks
  3. Urgent Help Dynojet PCV map for COBRA DRAGSTERS with SPIKE AIR CLEANER

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    Just purchased a Dynojet Power Commander 5 for my 2006 VTX 1800c spec 2. I also got Cobra Dragsters and a Spike Air Cleaner Intake. Anyone have a map for this. I couldn't find any.
  4. Bogging Down at Highway Cruising -- Steady Speeds

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    So I ended up finding a thread that was nearly identical to mine as far as problem over at the OA. Bogging Down at Highway Cruising -- Steady Speeds So currently I'm running cobra exhaust, and trying to tune in a Cyclehouse Q5 intake. I had done the pair valve removal previous to this as...
  5. Urgent Help Anyone with a Cyclehouse Q5 Intake - Help!

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    Long time lurker, but have gotten to know much about the VTX because of this site and the OA. So thanks for all the helpful information! Now to my problem. I finally got my Cyclehouse Q5 Intake in, and was ready to get it on, and have ran into a problem. The holes don't appear to line up...
  6. Calling all SPyKER Mod customers!

    General VTX/Motorcycle Topics
    Finally, the ever-desired SPyKER Mod Gallery has been released! I grabbed a few of your pictures from the past and posted them, but y'all know we want to see more! There is even a place for you to create your own album and post your bike pics and other mods you have done. The site also has a...
  7. Hesitation at slow speed and backfiring

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    FIXED! Hesitation at slow speed and backfiring Hello, I have a 2003 vtx 1800c that has a spike air filter and bub jug huggers. I have the power commander USB with fuel map loaded onto it. I did the pair valve removal with block off plates. I noticed that when riding at a slow speed at about...
  8. which air intake wont suck too much water

    Performance Upgrades/Mods
    I ride an 1800s and am looking for a good air intake but get caught in the rain occasionally. Any one have some advice on a good after market intake that I can get away with??:hmm2:
  9. Question new 1300C owner looking for advice/help

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    got my 07 1300C about 2 months ago with only 4600 miles on it, so it wasn't ridden much to begin with and I'm sure it sat for a while before I got it. A little carb/fuel injector cleaner went a long way in getting it to run better right away. I decided it was to quiet with the stock setup, so...
  10. Help Smoking on Full-Throttle

    *** The Shop ~ I NEED URGENT MOTORCYCLE HELP!! ***
    Ok I have a Smoking issue, I added V&H big shots when I first bought the bike, and did not have any issues, I recently added another shim to the SCAR mod (3 total) and a K&N tornado hi flow intake, I also eliminated the pair valve. Now when I punch it, I mean really punch it I get smoke from the...
  11. SPyKER Mods new intake grills coming

    General VTX/Motorcycle Topics
    A few new grills are on there way. A couple are custom art orders, mostly because I can't sell copyrighted or licensed designs, but a couple are for everyone. Besides these, there is a fallen soldier set, a stanley cup, a flaming skull, a VTX (1300 or 1800) set, and a machine-cut lexan...
  12. Help, jetting with new intake and pipes

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    Hey everybody I need some help I have put new pipes and a new intake on my 07 vtx 1300c intake is an arlen ness big sucker and the pipes are cobra dragsters I did rejet it with a cobra jet kit it only came with a main jet and not a pilot jet so I dont know if that is what I need to change or not...
  13. SPyKER Mods (AKA WhyPush) Reopening - Jan 1, 2011

    General VTX/Motorcycle Topics
    Folks, I really appreciate your interest in my cover mods and grills over the past few years. I apologize for not responding to your email requests and PMs over the past few months. What was planned as a one-month shutdown had to become a 3-month shutdown due to family, fulltime career, and...
  14. Anyone running the new S&S Air Intake? How's it compare to Baron's or Hypercharger?

    Performance Upgrades/Mods
    Anyone running the new S&S Air Intake? How's it compare to Baron's or Hypercharger? I'm in the market for a new air intake for my 1800N and am looking at the options out there. Baron's and Hypercharger seem to be the two most common kits but I'm looking for performance at a reasonable price...
  15. Question Air Cleaner/Intake Clearance

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    I'm trying to decide on an air cleaner/intake. Besides finding one with a balance between working well and looking good, my main concern is finding one that fits close to the bike and/or is built forward enough that I don't knock my knee on it all day.
  16. Question New Air Cleaner

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    I have been looking for a freer flowing Air Intake for my VTX but have not had any luck finding one. I do not want an open filter or cone style. I like the look of the stock setup .Does anyone know of something along these lines. Thanks. :hmm2:
  17. just finished my Spyker air box mod

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    I ordered a DIY kit from Spyker ( and installed it this weekend. I am really happy with the way it turned out. I'll post a pic or two of the baffle I made when I pull it off next time. It seems to run just fine, I'll post in a couple days what the plugs look like and how it's...
  18. Dale's newly installed VTX1800 Retro Spyker Mod

    General VTX/Motorcycle Topics
    Here it is!!!! Installed and looking awesome!!!! I took aluminum foil and cut a cirlce about 4 inches in diameter. I folded it in half, and then in half again, and again and again, until I couldnt fold anymore. I unfolded it all the way. Now it gave it the look of lines coming from the center...
  19. Finished Spyker Mod

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    Woohoo! Got my Spyker Mod in the mail today! Got it put together, wired up my LED strobes, and went for a ride! Here's the video. My phone doesn't capture it, but what you see in the video is not what it really looks like. For each alternating flash you see in the video, it actually strobes 3...
  20. Spyker MOD lit up...

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    I just finished getting the spyker mod lit up today. Thought I would post some pics. It look 100% in real time. It has the stumble lights and well...looks like the engine is burning. So it turned out pretty good. I also moved the other LEDs around on the bike. It looks a lot better now...