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2008 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 1200 Custom

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2008 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 1200 Custom

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2008 Harley-Davidson Sportster® 1200 Custom Specifications

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Model Type  Standard
BASE MSRP(US)  $9,895.00
Dealers Harley-Davidson Dealers
Warranty  24
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Engine:  
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Air
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  2
Valve Configuration  OHV - Pushrod
Compression Ratio  9.7:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Premium
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Belt
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop® MH90-21 54H
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  Dunlop® 150/80 R16 71H
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Disc
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  60.4 / 1534.2
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.5 / 17

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Harley Sportster 1200 C review
By Guy(Owner), Jan. 2, 2009
Ride: Very comfortable. Very smooth with the rubber mountings. Adjustable rear shocks are great to adjust when you ride one-up or double.



Engine: Has great power. Throttles smooth in all gears. Stage 1 upgrade added even more power for better speed and torque.



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Too many issues with too much nonsense
By sky smith(Owner), Dec. 7, 2009
I own this bike and honestly, it's turing into a money pit, even when I bought it brand new.



First, a mount that holds on the exhaust cracked and made a terrible noise for awhile.



Then, the rear brake makes a terrible sqeak and low speed braking.



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