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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 08-26-2011, 11:58 PM Thread Starter
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i bought a 2000 vulcan 750 about 3 months ago and had a lot of electrical problems shortly after. thanks to a lot of smart people willing to help, I'm wearing out a back tire now. there is forums out there for damn near anything you can think of, but this one keeps me riding! thanks.
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post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 08-27-2011, 12:10 AM
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i bought a 2000 vulcan 750 about 3 months ago and had a lot of electrical problems shortly after. thanks to a lot of smart people willing to help, I'm wearing out a back tire now. there is forums out there for damn near anything you can think of, but this one keeps me riding! thanks.
Welcome to the forum. Enjoy your ride.

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2001 Vulcan 750
marbled
TOC upgrade on ACCT
Air/fuel mixture set to 2 1/2 out
rectifier relocated
splines lubed
iridiums
decals removed
upgraded mirrors
Pic up coil mod done
degoated
All LED lighting
Upgraded Mosfet rectifier

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Welcome to the Vulcan madness.

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1991 VN 750 -"Cosmic Lady" or "Bad Girl"?
Purchased May 16, 2008
Approx.19,300km (12,000 miles)

H-D windshield
Relocated R/R
MF-AGM battery
Fiamm Freeway Blaster horns
F&S luggage rack and engine guard
Kury Offset Hiway pegs
July 13, 2016, Riding on the DARKSIDE now, Classic Radial 165/80-15


TOP TEN THINGS A NEW RIDER/OWNER SHOULD DO. Click on link.
https://www.vn750.com/forum/11-vn750-general-discussion/9127-top-ten-items-you-would-suggest-new-owner-do-his-new-ride.html
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Welcome to the forum! Where you at?

I'm keepin' all the left over parts. I'm gonna use 'em to build another bike!
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welcome welcome! go to the user control panel and update some info. location, year of bike and whatnot!!!

1986 vn 750 aka "Huck Farley"
42,000 miles
Rick's stator and rr
Tuxedo stator cover mod
pickup coil mod
dampers replaced
agm m/f battery
Harley sportster exhaust, degoated
Hid conversion
splines lubed
custom "vn750.com" grill cover
NGK Iridium spark plugs


acct to mcct mod https://www.vn750.com/forum/showthread.php?t=17917

rekeying locks, https://www.vn750.com/forum/showthread.php?t=7309

stator replacement walkthrough, https://www.vn750.com/forum/showthread.php?t=11369
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Welcome southbound71. Next steps:

Find the tightest, twistiest, most deserted backroad you can think of.
Ride it!

The Vulcan comes alive when the road gets tight. You know you are doing it right if your tires have worn out sides and a lot of tread in the middle.

Oh yeah, wave goodbye to the sportsbikes, they will disappear in your rear view mirror.

The journey is the destination.

2006 VN750 (SOLD)
63160 miles
Mustang seat
R/R Relocate
MCCT
MF Battery
Red spark plug wires
Stainless Steel brake lines
Stiffer fork springs
Windshield
Givi bags, Wingrack mount
Voltmeter
GPS Mount
Pashnit sticker!
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Welcome from S. C. Tn., I must like it, I've not had a VN750 for a bit over 2 yrs. now, and I'm still around...lol...
A lot of good Folks on here, with a lot of good cycle knowledge...
Have a good one...Old Dog...

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Welcome dude! Glad we could help get you runnin'! Enjoy the ride and stay safe...
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