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July-August 2020 Quick Throttle Magazine

The latest issue of Quick Throttle Magazine is another packed double-issue with two road tests, the 2020 Indian Roadmaster Elite and the 2020 Indian Challenger.With many businesses closed due to the pandemic, we take a look at our community and hear from artist Moto Marc on his QT cover painting titled “Legends of Ghost Riders.” …

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Tinker Talk – February 2020: Money well spent: reusable air cleaners

By Justin James In all my experiences, reusable air cleaners are a great investment. They are more expensive than OEM replacements but after a few service intervals, a reusable air cleaner will have paid for itself. They are also dyno-proven to increase an engine’s power output since they allow for both increased and quicker airflow. …

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Tinker Talk – June 2019: Broken Carburetor Fuel Inlet Replacement

By Justin James Nearly all OEM H-D Keihin carburetors from 1970 to 2006, and many other large bore Keihin carburetors, are equipped with a plastic/brass fuel inlet. This piece of junk will eventually leak or break. Unfortunately, many people fail when trying to repair or replace the inlet and end up replacing the entire carb. …

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