How to Remove a Speedometer Cable From a 1979 Sportster?

Answer Harley-Davidson's 1979 XL -- or Sportster -- uses a cable drive system for the speedometer. A mechanical drive unit, mounted on the right side of the front wheel axle, spins the speedometer cable w... Read More »

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How to Repair the Speedometer Cable on a 1992 Sportster?

Harley-Davidson equipped the 1992 Sportsters with a mechanical speedometer drive on the front axle. The speedometer cable transmits rotation of the front wheel to the magnetic speedometer head. The... Read More »

How to Remove the Clutch Cable on a 2010 Custom Sportster?

The clutch cable on a 2010 Harley-Davidson Custom 1200 Sportster runs from the clutch lever on the left side of the handlebars to just under the clutch inspection cover in the middle of the primary... Read More »

How to Remove the Battery From a Sportster 1200 Low?

Without a fully functional battery, no motorcycle is operational. As goes the battery, so goes a bike's performance. While removing the battery from most motorcycles requires you to simply access t... Read More »

How to Remove a Gas Tank from a 1979 Firebird?

The gas tank in a 1979 Firebird is located underneath the trunk, just forward of the rear bumper. The fuel filler neck is directly behind the rear license plate bracket, allowing you to refuel the ... Read More »