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Old 08-13-2013, 12:18 PM
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so let's think about this for just a minute


anytime something revlutionarily new comes to a manufacturer they NEED to train the technicians that will be working on these new things

anyone heard of any HD techs being sent for training lately?

I mean yes, HD can keep it under wraps for a while, but water cooled CVO's would require a bit of training and as of yet nothing
Harley mechanics are trained? when did they start that?
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Old 08-13-2013, 12:28 PM
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Old 08-13-2013, 12:33 PM
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I heard they are putting in diesels. They wanted quieter motors.

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Old 08-13-2013, 12:36 PM
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so let's think about this for just a minute


anytime something revlutionarily new comes to a manufacturer they NEED to train the technicians that will be working on these new things

anyone heard of any HD techs being sent for training lately?

I mean yes, HD can keep it under wraps for a while, but water cooled CVO's would require a bit of training and as of yet nothing
I heard they'll just hire Honda techs
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Old 08-13-2013, 01:07 PM
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When HD hired Porsche to help with the 1st design...didn't they come up with a V-twin and a V-4 engine? I believe they were water cooled. Sorta fugly. The V Rod was the end results after Willy G. redesigned the Porsche frame and body and the engine appearance. So if HD wanted to they have everything but money to make it happen. I don't think the stock holders will be willing to spend their dividends on a completely new engine, again. V Rod engine was a failure as far as money in, money out. And also, will the bagger nation buy them? At any cost. I don't think the V Rod engine has enough juice in it for the high torque baggers folks.
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Old 08-13-2013, 01:17 PM
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Old 08-13-2013, 01:28 PM
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It' York PA, not Yorktown.

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I heard liquid cooled 500 cc entry level bike I wish my bike was liquid cooled as hot as it runs. The temps are dropping up here so it's not as bad now.
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I believe it is getting pretty deep in here and my riding boots are in serious danger of being overflowed with it!
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