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  1. For Sale: Cobra Short Sissy Bar

    1800 Classifieds-For Sale Only
    Hello, I am selling this cobra short sissy bar with pad from my 03 VTX1800c. I recently upgraded to the standard bar with a bigger pad. Love the look of the short with the mini pad though. It does the job but well and did so for 16 years.... my wife is getting older and wanted the bigger...
  2. Exhaust details and upgrade ?

    VTX 1800 Tech Board
    Hi all! I'm thinking about changing out the stock exhaust on my 1800r 2003 with a Power commander 3. I have a few questions that I need help with. What is the customer service like when ordering from Xchop? I'm thinking of getting X "sharp curve radius" in chrome. Does anyone know the...
  3. Rear Wheel Spacing & Short Buzz Noise w/ Cobra Pipes

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    Just to confirm after my first rear wheel removal / tire change.... Does this spaceout between the final drive housing and hub look correct? Just wanted to make sure I didn't have some kind of issue with the spline not properly seating in the final drive. (I know, I know, the wheels are in bad...
  4. Can you identify this sissy bar/ backrest?

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    Hi all, first time posting to the board, I'm hoping for a little help identifying my sissy bar. I have a 2007 VTX 1300r with the backrest in the photo. I want to add a matching luggage rack. The only identification on the unit is 95-7302L and R on the mounting brackets. To me it looks like a...
  5. COBRA 02-7660 Round Standard Height Backrest (Sissy Bar) for Sale

    1800 Classifieds-For Sale Only
    My wife wanted to surprise me with the sissy bar I have been looking at.. Unfortunately she got lost in the part numbers and bought the wrong one. It is new, awesome, and I am happy with it. I re-ordered the one for the 1800F, can't wait to get it on the bike. I have this one on eBay now, just...
  6. COBRA 02-7660 Round Standard Height Backrest (Sissy Bar) for Sale

    1300 Classifieds-For Sale Only
    My wife wanted to surprise me with the sissy bar I have been looking at.. Unfortunately she got lost in the part numbers and bought the wrong one. It is new, awesome, and I am happy with it. I re-ordered the one for the 1800F, can't wait to get it on the bike. I have this one on eBay now, just...
  7. 2005 Honda VTX 1300R "pops"

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    Hello, This is m first post I have a VTX 1300R and was made in 2005 in the USA and do I have a problem ?, he bike has Cobra pipes fitted ad the carb re jetted and the bike runs fine but on deceleration it pops ( Not a backfire) , This was all fitted to bike before I bought it, did the bike have...
  8. SCAR Mod question

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    I am gonna put a set of Cobra drag pipes on my 1300c and do the SCAR Mod this weekend. I have a stock air box with a K&N filter. Looking for an answer to how many washers/shims to put on the needle jet. Original SCAR Mod post says 1-2. Plan to put an open air filter on it later. Any help for...
  9. Forum newbie

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    Hi all. New to this site. I have an 08 1300C that I recently put cobra freeway bars on (regular, not fatty). They were a super easy install and look great (imho). However, I have big feet and I have problems moving my foot around the shift peg with the bar on. Sifting through the interwebs...
  10. Looking to buy stock pipes for an 03 1800C

    1800 Classifieds-For Sale Only
    I know I'm weird but I just bought a 2003 VTX 1800C and it has Cobra pipes on it. They're a bit loud for my liking. I know people generally go from stock pipes and then upgrade but I'm interested in some basic stock pipes. I'm hoping for really good condition as the bike is in great shape...I'd...
  11. Install Cobra (Swept) Front Floorboard Kit

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    New to forum, but I swear I saw pictures showing the installation process of the Cobra Swept front running boards yesterday (a link I think ), but unable to find now that I need it. I ordered the kit, and all I got was the actual floorboards. My memory was that the kit should have included...
  12. Cobra Tachometer on VTX1800C - Poor Quality

    VTX 1800 Tech Board
    A note of caution to anyone out there considering purchasing a Cobra tachometer for your VTX. I have a 2002 VTX 1800C. I purchased the motorcycle 5yrs ago, 2006, and at that time, had the Honda dealer install the Cobra Tachometer, sku 01-1650. About 3months after purchasing, the Cobra tach...
  13. Cobra Speedsters

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    I have a set of Cobra Speedsters on my 05 1300 R. Doc Recommends for my hearing that I go back to stock pipes. Do you think it would be a good trade to somebody in my area (Southern California) the following proposal. My Cobra Speedsters in exchange for Stock pipes. No money changes hands...
  14. Quieter Pipes

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    Please help this new VTX 05 owner. I have a -5 1300R. It came with Cobra Longs with Quiet Core Baffles. I love the sound, but I want to add stereo system. I want to be able to hear the music. Can I add Mufflers or anything else to take some more of the deep roar out. I know this probably...
  15. New exhaust

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    Hey guys, First post here. I recently bought and installed new cobra speedster slashdowns on my vtx 1300 C. I did not buy or install a jet kit yet. If I do not what are the consequences? Will my pipes blue? Also, to any cobra pipe owners out there. I had trouble installing my tips. One...
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