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  1. Spark Plugs? How often, What kind?

    General VTX/Motorcycle Topics
    I have put 40,000 miles on my 2004 1300 and have never replaced the spark plugs. I have had the bike into the shop for brakes, tires etc. but it has always ran great so I never asked about the plugs or looked at them. Now I am thinking maybe I should. What do you all recommend for frequency in...
  2. Urgent Help Engine won't turn over

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    I'm somewhat of a novice when it comes to mechanics. I had just changed the oil in my 2005 VTX 1300S. I didn't realize there were 2 oil plugs. The amount of oil that came out seemed low. I put 3 qts in and like an idiot, assumed all would be fine. As I drove down the street I heard a little...
  3. Spark plug Cross Threaded... How to fix???

    *** The Shop ~ I NEED URGENT MOTORCYCLE HELP!! ***
    I got impatient and tried to put my plugs back in while the motor was warm.... long story short, I completely destroyed the top 1/3 of the thread on one of the spark plug holes. how can I fix this without having to pull the head, and without getting shavings in my combustion chamber?? I have...
  4. Spark Plug / AF opinions needed

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    My settup: Bubs Jug Huggers exhaust Ebay spike air breather 2 shims under stock needle with stock jets The bike runs, but it seems to run a little rougher (or more raw if that makes sense, or almost weak) than it did prior to installing air breather a few months ago. Also, when a release...