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2008 Kawasaki Vulcan® 500 LTD

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2008 Kawasaki Vulcan® 500 LTD

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2008 Kawasaki Vulcan® 500 LTD Specifications

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Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $5,099.00
Dealers Kawasaki Dealers
Warranty  12
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Engine:  
Engine Type  Parallel Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  8
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  DOHC
Compression Ratio  10.2:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  6
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Chain
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  100/90 R19
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  140/90 R15
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Drum
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  62.8 / 1595.1
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4 / 15.1

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This Bike's a Sleeper
By Randy M. Mellinger(Owner), Jul. 13, 2012
I love my Kawasaki Vulcan 500 LTD. I'm 5'7" and this bike fits me like a glove. The engine on this bike is a monster over 5,000 RPM. The engine is based off of Kawasaki's Ninja 500 engine and it is a sleeper. I have changed out the chain drive to a belt drive system from Scootworks and it has c... Read Full Review

 

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Love my Kawi
By Carolyn(Owner), Jan. 25, 2009
This is the first bike I've ever had, so it is hard to compare to other bikes. It isn't huge, so it was a good choice for a beginner rider. But isn't too small to take on the state roads for longish trips. I did have a problem with a solenoid and stalling but the warranty covered it and it was fi... Read Full Review

 

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