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Old 05-20-2006, 05:27 PM
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I have what says on the engine a xlch, this is a 1964 sportster, I was told that it was not called "xl" in 1964. Has the motor been changed ? Is it a 1964? Is it a 1964 xlch? What the ? Is the dude wrong?
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Old 06-01-2006, 10:24 AM
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Hi Doug:
You may want to check out this guys sportsters home page

http://www.sportster.org/history/
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I believe they were XL's. I believe there were two models, the electric start XLH and the kickstart only magneto spark XLCH with the C standing for "Competition" model. The Sportsters where pretty hot performers back then.
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Not sure but I think klx768 was right. They were probably XLs.

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Old 02-13-2007, 10:12 AM
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xl is correct
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id like to help but what do you mean by "will turn over but will not crank"? does the engine spin "to easy, a bit fast"? check compression?
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