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83vtwin

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model years
« on: April 29, 2005, 07:01:55 PM »
would like to know what engine serial # designates 83 and anyone know canadian models

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Re: model years
« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2005, 10:48:50 AM »
If I recall correctly an H stands for 82. It would be the third digit of the vin# and in 83 the H is replaced by another letter but I cant remember which letter. There is a post not too long ago where one of the resident experts break the whole thing down. But I cant find it now. Also welcome to the forums. ;D
« Last Edit: April 30, 2005, 10:50:52 AM by fiddlesticks »
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Re: model years
« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2005, 11:35:46 AM »
That's JR, he knows his sh*t..
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83vtwin

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Re: model years
« Reply #3 on: April 30, 2005, 12:39:24 PM »
    the tenth digit will either be c, or d. c being 82 d being 83 those digits will tell you what cams are in that motor 83s having the extra hp #s have not dyno these motors but anyone riding both models will have to put a hicky on the 83 seat or pull the seat out from the crack of there behind
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