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Old 02-17-2013, 08:09 PM
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Was told Today,...this is gonna Happen!
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Old 02-17-2013, 08:15 PM
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Not surprising. I saw the prototype several years ago. Radiators were part of the lowers.

Bound to happen. Glad I have my air cooled Ultra ....
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I did ask why?
He told me ,....EPA and they will get betr Gas Milage.
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I kind of like my air cooled Harley. I realize by going to water cooling you can get the injection more precise and emissions can be easier to meet, but I will stay with my air cooled.
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F$&K the EPA liberals. They are going to screw up our fun now.
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I will never sell mine.
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Won't effect us cause there aint gonna be a '14 Road Glide!
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This will be for the credit card bikers the ones that buy these bikes and doll them all up just to ride them to the local hang out. Why would I need a liquid cooled bike when I take mine on long trips yes don't get me wrong I live in a NYC and its stop and go traffic but when it comes to weekends I do about 250-300 a day and that to me and my buddies is considered staying local. I hope if they do this it's because in some how better for us and not the clowns in office.
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Guess i'm a credit card toting office clown

When i'm touring I tend to do 600-800 mile days and have been known to run between 800 and 1000.

If I'm out for a day ride I might do 100 miles, but I might do a 1000, depends on the day,

I like the air cooled bike, but my 05 seriously overheated on mainstreet Sturgis in 2010. H-D will be sure to hide the water cooling as much as they can. Not sure I see the downside.
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I heard the same thing about the water cooled engines. Time will tell I'm not to worried about it I'll ride the one I got.
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