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  1. Running lean?

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    I have an 04 1300C. Bought this past spring. Stock exhaust, no mods. On a cold start, cold morning with the choke on it fires up instantly but quits after about 15 seconds or so and does not want to start no matter what I do. No smell of gas. I have gone through the "flooded" fix per the...
  2. 1300 sputtering

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    My 2007 vtx started sputtering the other day and I'm not sure where to start at. I have read other threads about sputtering, but none of them seem to address my issue. I went on a 300 mile ride Saturday and the bike ran fine. Sunday afternoon after I filled up with gas it started sputtering...
  3. HELP! Exhaust pops on deceleraion

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    Long time member, first time poster. I went for a long ride yesterday and started noticing a vibrating "tinging" sound coming from the exhaust pipes. Thought maybe the heat shield was loose, but had to ride home anyway, so i left it alone. Along the way home, I began noticing a lot of...
  4. lean, rich, or good..or idle adjustment..

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    I know I'm beating a dead horse. And I've done lots of research on checking your plugs. The bike feels snappy and but theres no popping in any range of throttle which I believe is a pretty good deal. So, just a quick poll about this. I know how to fix it if there's anything wrong but I just...