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  1. Clutch torque specs

    Vulcan 1500
    Tomorrow morning I will be tearing my bike apart to get the old friction plates out and replace the diaphragm spring. I have all the parts and new side cover gasket. Just wondering what the torque specs and possible bolt pattern may be for the side cover on my Vulcan classic 1500 1999 also the...
  2. '03 1600, will an '02 1500 cobra exhaust fit?

    General Vulcan Talk
    Really wanting an exhaust upgrade on my 2003 1600, found a good deal for a 2002 1500 set of pipes. Will these fit? Thanks!
  3. Start then stalls+

    Vulcan 1500
    Hey guys: just picked up a 1500 Classic that sat for 8 years. 1997 with 11 k. Cleaned carb changed plugs all fluids replaced fuel line replaced fuel filter replaced air cleaner replaced new battery. Bike will only start with choke all the way out and will run for a few minutes then stalls...
  4. Looking for 99 nomad 1500g exhaust parts

    Bike Parts, exhausts, etc. For Sale
    Im looking for 99 nomad 1500g exhaust (not headers i have those). Or aftermarket compatible exhaust.
  5. Dead like dodo.

    Vulcan 1500
    Bike is totally dead, no so much as a solonoid click, no dim light etc. Battery (1 year old AGM) only batting 5.4v On the charger, I get a fi light on the dash, but no other indications of life. No lights, nothing. Checked fuzes, all good. Don't have much $, it's my only vehicle... I'm...
  6. Hello from a noobie in northern British Columbia

    New Member Introductions
    I just recently acquired my first bike. It is a 2002 mean streak 1500. I have been on some friends bikes for a little while. It's a little bigger then I was thinking for a first bike but the price was right and It was the only good deal in the area. While researching the bike I found a bunch of...
  7. 1998 Kawasaki Vulcan VN1500E Engine noise !Help!

    General Vulcan Talk
    Hey there. So I just bought a '98 Kawasaki Vulcan VN1500E a few weeks back. Somehow when I tested and bought it, I did not notice the noise coming from the engine. Here we go. When the bike is cold, you hear a faint tapping noise, seeming to come from where front cyliner meets case (on the...
  8. 1995 1500 coughing at low speeds

    Vulcan 1500
    Hi, I recently bought a 1995 Vulcan 1500. The bike was not running when I purchased it, but I have put some work into it and got it going apart from one issue, which is that the engine coughs and almost dies during acceleration at low speeds. If I open up the throttle I can power through the...
  9. '03 mean streak starting issue

    Vulcan 1500
    2003 Vulcan Mean streak 75K+ miles I've had the bike a few weeks now. Started and ran fine after I bought it for a few days. About 4 days later it would not start. I left it on the trickle charger overnight and it started right up. Took it back to the shop where I bought it and of course it...
  10. 1500 Nomad Exhaust on 900 Custom

    Engine Work
    I have a set of barely-used 2001 1500 Nomad exhaust and would like to cut them up and create custom pipes for my 2017 900 Custom. Does anyone know If the exhaust ports will fit accordingly? Most likely, I'll delete the muffler as well and will need to consider back pressure. Let me know if...