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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 07-30-2012, 10:04 AM Thread Starter
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Hello from sunny hot tampa fl this is my first metric bike a 1993 vn 750 i bought from a org owner the bike sat for 4YEARS IN A SHED fluids changed tank cleaned relined new rebuilt carbs battery and she came to life a little tlc and she will do fine. If i need anything its good to know i have others who have the same bike that lend some knowledge.
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post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 07-30-2012, 10:15 AM
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Welcome aboard! Nice to see another 750 owner in the sunshine state.
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post #3 of 9 (permalink) Old 07-30-2012, 01:21 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks owned harleys all my life so this shiuld be good im useing it as a daily bike save mileage on my06 roadkig so far its been a fun bike
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post #4 of 9 (permalink) Old 07-30-2012, 03:51 PM
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Thanks owned harleys all my life so this shiuld be good im useing it as a daily bike save mileage on my06 roadkig so far its been a fun bike
Welcome to the forum.
Catch cha on the road.....
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'86 VN750 13,700 mi -Stock
-Purchased 2008 w/8800mi
Replaced ALL Cables . Kuryakyn LED Voltmeter
SilverStar Ultra 9003/HB2 H4 Headlamp, Jardine Fwd Controls,
Iridiums DPR7EIX-9 & Wires, Tuxedo Mod, Coil Mod, P/U Sensor Mod, Fork Seals,
Splines Lubed - 11/4/2012 - MF AGM Battery
Additional Flashing LED Brake Light on Trunk
Dampers went out @ 13+K !
After TOC MCCT's..... so amazingly quiet I discovered a rattling heat shield on my stock exhaust !
...have a vulcan good day!
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post #5 of 9 (permalink) Old 07-30-2012, 07:42 PM
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Welcome to the brotherhood. It will be interesting to hear after you ride the VN for awhile how you compare it to the Harley. Keep us posted.

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Welcome, and just out of curiosity, why would you want to save miles on your road king?
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post #7 of 9 (permalink) Old 08-09-2012, 10:30 AM Thread Starter
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Well i rode my harley every day for work so i bought this bike for a daily bike and ride my roadking to events and weekend rides with the american legion riders i put on about 500 miles in a werkend so im just keeping milage low.
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post #8 of 9 (permalink) Old 08-09-2012, 10:41 AM
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Well i rode my harley every day for work so i bought this bike for a daily bike and ride my roadking to events and weekend rides with the american legion riders i put on about 500 miles in a werkend so im just keeping milage low.
WTG !
I too am a ALR.

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'86 VN750 13,700 mi -Stock
-Purchased 2008 w/8800mi
Replaced ALL Cables . Kuryakyn LED Voltmeter
SilverStar Ultra 9003/HB2 H4 Headlamp, Jardine Fwd Controls,
Iridiums DPR7EIX-9 & Wires, Tuxedo Mod, Coil Mod, P/U Sensor Mod, Fork Seals,
Splines Lubed - 11/4/2012 - MF AGM Battery
Additional Flashing LED Brake Light on Trunk
Dampers went out @ 13+K !
After TOC MCCT's..... so amazingly quiet I discovered a rattling heat shield on my stock exhaust !
...have a vulcan good day!
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post #9 of 9 (permalink) Old 08-09-2012, 11:56 AM Thread Starter
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Good to brother im from post 111 tampa fl retired army master sgt. Viet-nam class of 1970 5th special group. The legion is a great place to gather with other riders who we all have alot in common stay safe ride safe my brother.
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