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2004 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 883 Custom

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2004 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 883 Custom

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2004 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 883 Custom Specifications

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Identification
Model Type  Standard
BASE MSRP(US)  $7,595.00
Dealers Harley-Davidson Dealers
Warranty  24
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Finance
Engine:  
Engine Brand Name  Evolution®
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)  51 / 69
Torque RPM  4300
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  2
Valve Configuration  OHV
Bore (mm/in)  76 / 3
Stroke (mm/in)  97 / 3.81
Displacement (cc/ci)  883 / 54
Compression Ratio  8.9:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Premium
US Miles Per Gallon (Hwy/City)  57 / 48
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  No
Carburetor  Yes
Number Of Carburetors  1
Carburetor Size (mm)  40
Carburetion Type  Carburetor
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Overdrive  No
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Belt
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5)  10.94 / 7.52 / 5.83 / 4.81 / 4.07
Reverse  No
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Chromed  No
Tire Brand  Dunlop®
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  90
Front Tire Speed Rating  H
Front Wheel Diameter  21
Rear Tire Width  150
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  80
Rear Tire Speed Rating  H
Rear Wheel Diameter  16
Front Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop MH90-21 54H
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop 150/80B16 71H
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.5 / 292
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.5 / 292
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  2
Rear Suspension Material  Steel
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  7.52
Wheelbase (in/mm)  60.4 / 1534
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  4.4 / 112
Length (ft/ft)  7
Length (ft/in)  6
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  558 / 253
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.5 / 17
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  1.58
Seats:  
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Seat Height (in/mm)  26.3 / 668
Number Of Seats  2
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Steel
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Driver and Passenger
Exterior Covers  Standard
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Rear Fender Rail  Standard
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Light
Fuel Level Warning  Standard
Service Reminder  Standard
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months)  24
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Standard
Manufacturer Country  USA
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
Parent Company  Harley-Davidson
Display Name  Sportster® 883 Custom
Paint & Finish:  
Paint  Standard
Lights:  
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard

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By AJ(Owner), Aug. 31, 2008
Just bought a 2004 883 XL custom used. Took my first ride the other day. What fun. Great sound with the screaming eagle exhaust slip ons. Would definitely buy it again if I had to do it over. It will provide me a lot of room to grow is a great first bike for me. Read Full Review

 

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By Mike(Owner), Dec. 10, 2009
I bought my Sporty in February 09. The only complaint I had was with the seat. It was not very comfortable especially after 30 minutes or so. I remedied that by putting a Corbin custom seat on it. The suspension is a little tight and it can be a rough ride at times. Other than that, the bike is flaw... Read Full Review

 

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By George Andrews(Owner), Sep. 29, 2008
I bought my 2004 883c in late 2007.Right away I knewe I had made the right choice. Easy to drive, it keeps up with the bigger bikes but takes less gas at fill ups. Great for intown and not bad on highways. Its looks bring many admirers even other Sportys! I had a guy pull up beside me on his 1200 BM... Read Full Review

 

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