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Harley Sportster Stripping - Part 6

Life's a bitch...   Thank God there's Harleys...

On 21 May 2008 we removed the rear rocker housing and rear cylinder head of the Harley Ironhead motor of our 1973 Sportster XLH.

Photo of 1973 Harley XLH 1000 Ironhead Engine - by Harley Oldschool Bobber. Ironhead 1000cc cylinders prior to removal from the engine case.


Photo of Removal of Cylinder Head of 1973 Harley XLH 1000 Ironhead Engine - by Harley Oldschool Bobber.


Photo of Removal of Cylinder Head of 1973 Harley XLH 1000 Ironhead Engine - by Harley Oldschool Bobber. The inside cylinder wall of the rear cylinder looks very smooth without any grooves, scars or other signs of wear. We are lucky on this one!


Photo of Removal of Cylinder Head of 1973 Harley XLH 1000 Ironhead Engine - by Harley Oldschool Bobber. One head off.


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