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  1. Question Glen's Permanent A/F tool - Where does the adjustment knob come out?

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    I’ve just performed a “Penta Micro Air Box Mod”, but in my case it is only a “triple” micro mod, as I only added three scoops to my air box.!-quot-Penta-Micro-Charger-quot-15-tunable-and-nice-performance-gain I will be doing the “Hole...
  2. Headlight/Turn Signal Mod -- Anyone seen this?

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    OK, so I'm relatively new to VTX's, got mine about a month ago and have been loving it and this forum as well. My bike is an 03 1800 C, and it came to me with quite a few mods already -- lots of chrome, pipes, seat, etc... One mod in particular that stands out to me, is the front headlight/turn...
  3. Scar Mod Questions??

    Has anyone heard of (I'm sure many have), or done the Scar Mod on your X? If so, how much of a difference did it make? I was searching for instructions and reviews and found some vague answers. I did find this video and it helped a lot, but I'm wondering if this is all I would need to do, or is...
  4. Exhaust question- straight pipe mod

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    I'm sure somewhere this question has been asked and answered but I am wondering if anyone has ever taken off the mufflers and heat shields on their 1300 and welded straight pipes on and wrapped with exhaust wrap? If so, how did they sound? For you guys that are more mechanically inclind- Are...
  5. Scar Mod

    VTX Wiki
    Don's first post was here about the Scar MOD back in 2006: You may have just purchased a new exhaust and/or air intake and are wondering how you should "tune" the carburetor. First off if you just "fire the bike up" with the new parts installed...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. A license plate mod ... finally! (Pic Heavy!!)

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    I finally got it done! Well maybe that should be that I finally did something about the mess on my rear fender. When I got the bike in 2008 I knew some things had been changed but was not quite sure of what all the modifications were. But I got a little shock when we went to put the plates on...
  9. Want to buy: Complete Foots mod

    1300 Parts /Accessories For Sale
    Not in a big rush, but would like to find an 1800 rear wheel with components for a foots mod to my 1300C. No Spokes
  10. Question 1300 C pipe plate mod?

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    Has anybody tried to just cut out the entire black plate and pull the tail pipe from the 1300 C slash pipes? I imagine it would be similar to a kiwi mod, but no removal of the tip, and there's still the first baffle untouched. I'm curious to see if it would look and sound right.
  11. Question building own exhaust

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    hi, I'm new on this forum so forgive me any mistakes please ;) however - gonna build by my own exhaust for VTX 1800C. and I'm looking for some diagrams about inside structure. mostly care about deep bass sound (mid loud), extra HP is not so important. Anyone has similar expierience and want to...
  12. Blue High beam light issue.

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    I am sorry but this is one of my biggest pet peeves about my VTX 1300 R besides the rear fender but thats another story all together. (Space Ship) So when flipping on the high beam at night the indicator light is so bright it is hard to see the road and thus I dont use high beem. Anyone else...
  13. HK 3" Big Straights leaking 3rd set now

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    :choppersmHas anyone had any problems. On my first set the top one leadked at the bend just before it went straight. Now the next set the bottom one is doing it. It would apear that the baffles where not put all the way in to create a seel but I cant move them becouse the screw holes are welded...
  14. SW VA, Looking for experienced Mod'er

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    Greetings, all. I live in SW Virginia, in Roanoke to be precise. I am interested in doing some of the mods described in many of the topics listed here. However, I have limited mechanical skill, and I am reluctant to perform any of the alterations without seeing it done, first. Is there anyone...
  15. Another SCAR mod thread....

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    Ok, got home from work today, gave the lawn a haircut, then got started on tearing into my carb.....Cut the big spring down to 5-1/4", went with 2 shims on the needle, and started at 2-1/4 turns out on the a/f screw....Put it back together, and went for a ride to see how she runs....For the...
  16. VTX 1300 Carburetor Adjustment

    Performance Upgrades/Mods
    You may have just purchased a new exhaust and/or air intake and are wondering how you should "tune" the carburetor. First off if you just "fire the bike up" with the new parts installed, THE BIKE WILL RUN. Depending on how "free flowing" the aftermarket parts are that you installed the bike will...