Pan is now gas hawg

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Pan is now gas hawg


Post by troll52 » Thu Jun 02, 2011 8:42 pm

last year 50 mpg This year 20 mpg, Cleaned the S&S Shorty, no change, any advise? Gonna replace o-rings in intake, even though it passed pressure test.
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Post by vitza » Fri Jun 03, 2011 7:38 am

maybe throw in some fresh plugs/wires & adjust valves... but doubt it would cause that drastic of a change

maybe a compression/leak down test...

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Post by Bosheff » Fri Jun 03, 2011 8:07 am

Didn't know it was possible for any H-D much less a pan to get 50 mpg with an S&S. With that much of a spread in mileage, I would think performance would be down considerably. Read the plugs. They don't lie....bosheff

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Post by Panhead Ed » Fri Jun 03, 2011 1:02 pm

Gotta agree with Bosheff,,, and if you were getting 50 why did you F*%K with it ?

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Post by Cotten » Fri Jun 03, 2011 1:53 pm


Does your speedometer needle bounce?


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