Sunday, 01 August, 2021

Author: Lucky Cycles


A primer on the Sportster Spring Plate, AKA “Grenade Plate”. A grenade plate sounds like something you’d find on an armored military vehicle. Unfortunately this has become the nickname for the Spring Plate in the clutch pack of many Harley-Davidson Read more…


Clean Rust out of a Motorcycle Gas Tank

Allow me to guess why you’re wondering how to clean rust out of a motorcycle gas tank. You’re tired of cleaning or replacing fuel filters, taking your carburetor apart, or swapping injectors? Are you trying to get an older bike Read more…


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Today we’re looking at the question “Is Ethanol Bad For My Bike?”. This is a topic that comes up often among new riders, and veterans too! If you ride up to just about any gas station pump in the US, Read more…


If you want to make your motorcycle stop faster, you’re in the right place! Here at Lucky Cycles, we’ve spent a lot of time making motorcycles go fast. But if you’re going to ride Fast, you’ve gotta be able to Read more…


Today we’ll be covering a question asked often in motorcycle communities everywhere. Tallest Bars Without Replacing Cables? How much is too much? The answer may surprise you! So, you’re looking at a sweet set of ape hangers or t-bars, but Read more…


This article will cover the differences between Nitrile vs Viton and how they apply to the various Seals and O-Rings in your motorcycle. Nitrile vs Viton: About Nitrile Rubber Nitrile Rubber (commonly referred to as NBR or Buna-N) is what Read more…


American Honda Motor Co. has issued a recall on Africa Twin Adventure Sports models related to a clogged fuel filter issue. A total of 2,690 motorcycles, from model years 2018-2020, are affected by the recall issued by the NHTSA.  Only Read more…


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Wherever adventure takes you, Aquatic AV let’s you bring the party along! The Aquatic AV Ultra Saddlebag 6×9″ Speaker Kit for Harley-Davidson is an all-inclusive package for Harley touring motorcycles (2014+ models). Included in the kit are 2 Ultra 6×9″ Read more…


Now Available – a Drag Specialties starter clutch assembly for your 2017-2020 Milwaukee Eight starter. This starter drive clutch is made from high quality parts with an upgraded component design. This updated design improves upon common failures of OEM Harley Read more…


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Hopefully you landed here after reading our other article, What Brake Fluid is Best for my Motorcycle?. If so, you know the difference between DOT 3, DOT 4, DOT 5, and DOT 5.1 brake fluid. Without getting too far into Read more…