Yolrajas English Choose a language for shopping. Lift the gear shift lever all the way up full stroke sportxter shift the transmission to the next higher gear. Stupid question from Harley Noob! When the motorcycle is standing still and the engine is not running, shifting gears requires a different technique.
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See Shift Pattern: Sportster Models. The gear shift lever is located on the left side of the motorcycle and is operated with the left foot. The transmission is a five-speed sequential gearbox. Push the gear shift lever all the way down full stroke to shift the transmission to the next lower gear. Lift the gear shift lever all the way up full stroke to shift the transmission to the next higher gear. First gear is the last gear position that can be found by pushing the gear shift lever full stroke downward.
Neutral is located between first and second gear. The green neutral indicator lamp on the dash will illuminate when the transmission is in neutral. When the motorcycle is standing still and the engine is not running, shifting gears requires a different technique. Before shifting in this condition, move the motorcycle backward and forward with the clutch fully disengaged clutch lever pulled in.
While maintaining slight pressure on the shift lever, shift from one gear to another. Even with the engine running and the motorcycle standing still, difficulty may be experienced in shifting gears. This difficulty occurs because transmission gears are not turning and shifting parts are not lined up to permit engagement. Harley-Davidson Models.
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