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2006 Honda Shadow® VLX

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2006 Honda Shadow® VLX
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2006 Honda Shadow® VLX Specifications

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Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $5,399.00
Warranty  12
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Engine:  
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  6
Valves Per Cylinder  3
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Compression Ratio  9.2:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  4
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Chain
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  100/90 R19
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  170/80 R15
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Disc
Rear Brake Type  Drum
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  63 / 1600.2
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  2.9 / 11
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06 shadow vlx
By Rich Cierpial(Owner), Oct. 14, 2009
This is my first bike. Overall pretty happy with it. After riding for a year, i feel this bike could definately use a fith gear, and a larger fuel tank. You'll hit about 120 miles before flipping to reserve. But great learner bike. Low seat height at 25", under 500lbs wet. I plan on giving it t... Read Full Review

 

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Good learner bike
By Floyd (Owner), Apr. 11, 2011
I bought this bike and I feel the same as the previous review. It could use a 5th gear and a larger tank. Otherwise it's a great bike to learn on and drive back and forth to work. Very comfortable, easy handling, and very safe feeling to ride. Read Full Review

 

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Odd shifting but a fine bike
By S. Birnbaum(Owner), Oct. 20, 2012
Two women ride this bike but it's the 5'4" 60 year old who owns it. I'm 5'6" a bit younger and it's too short and stretched out for me.



I've ridden everything from a 1982 (new) Honda CM250 to a 1985 Honda 650 (cruiser) then down to a Kawasaki Vulcan 500 when the 650 just go too heavy f... Read Full Review

 

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Awesome starter bike for the girls who want drive
By Tabitha Brown(Owner), Mar. 21, 2013
I've owned this bike for three years and bought it used. It's light weight with enough power to help you get comfortable with the road and mechanics of the bike. The ride is nice requiring little Maintenance just regular tune ups. I'm 61.5 inches tall and this bike was made for me. I went on a run... Read Full Review

 

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shadow vlx 600
By zach(Owner), May. 11, 2012
this is my first bike i have. been riding for a few months now and i already out grew it. the shifting is terrible and often wont down shift to 1st gear and not being fuel injected it takes ages to warm up Read Full Review

 

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