How to Restore Your Harley-Davidson

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Motorbooks, Nov 13, 1994 - Transportation - 640 pages
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Harley-Davidson Knucklehead and Panhead motorcycles are among the most collectable American motorcycles. How to Restore Your Harley-Davidson is a complete guide to correctly restoring these models to factory-original specification. Author and Harley-Davidson expert Bruce Palmer has packed 640 pages with more than 600 photographs, detailed descriptions, specification charts, and tables covering:
  • VIN, motor, and frame numbers
  • Frame, chassis, and bodywork restoration
  • Motor, transmission, and clutch restoration
  • Paint color codes and plating finish for every nut and bolt
  • Electrical ignition and lighting components
  • Period-correct accessories and options
How to Restore Your Harley-Davidson is the essential reference for restoring these classic machines, an encyclopedia telling you which parts are correct and which are not.

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This book has helped out in finding information on restoring a 55 Harley Davidson Servi Car. It does not have all of the info that we need but it sure helped us get going and making sure we use the right items to make the bike look like is use too. Read full review

About the author (1994)

Author Bruce Palmer III is a noted Harley-Davidson restorer who has been building and restoring motorcycles for decades.

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