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  1. *** The Shop ~ I NEED URGENT MOTORCYCLE HELP!! ***
    So I just got a 2003 VTX 1800C. The guy I bought it from said that progressive springs were installed in the front and I noticed it bottoms out and is very jarring when going over anything but the smallest of bumps. When resting, the forks are compressed to the point where there is only about 2...
  2. Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    I purchased my 2007 1300C three years back and have always figured the fork springs were stock. When I needed to upgrade my steering bearings, I thought I would upgrade the fork springs as well. When I pulled the old ones out, they didn't look that much different from the new ones. I was...
  3. *** The Shop ~ I NEED URGENT MOTORCYCLE HELP!! ***
    I have a 1300C project bike that the PO left sitting outside under a tarp. Changed the steering bearings last night and started on the fork rebuild, but I cannot get the tubes out of the lowers. The forks are off the bike, I've drained the oil, and removed the oil plug, spring, and all the...
  4. Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    This might sound like a dumb question, but I've had my 1300C for 4 years now and I've never made any adjustments to the shocks from their factory settings. Can someone explain to me why I should want to change the setting or switch to Progressives. The only nuisance conditions I've experienced...
  5. 1800 Parts /Accessories For Sale
    Is there anyone out there by chance interested in trading standard duty Progressive 412 rear shocks for the heavy duty version? I bought my bike from a bigger guy who mostly rode two-up with his wife, so he upgraded to the heavy duty shocks. Although the shocks are great when my wife joins me...
  6. Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    just in case I'm not the last one to make the switch, I just put in my Progressive Springs and took a ride...OMG! It was everything that everyone had told me and more. Felt like the bike was really riding the road. It was fantastic. Best $90 bucks I have ever spent. Johnny
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