What is the difference between a Heritage Softail and a Heritage Softail Classic?
They have an identical wheelbase length and trail figures, and they are roughly the same weight. The Softail® Deluxe is a little bit lower when loaded, with a seat height at 24.5 inches, while the Heritage Softail® Classic puts you an inch higher.
Is a 2006 Heritage Softail fuel injected?
Harley Davidson FLSTC Heritage Softail. Length 2400.3 mm / 94.5 in. The smooth-riding enjoyment of custom touring aboard the Heritage Softail Classic gets even better with the new Twin Cam 96B engine, 6-speed Cruise Drive transmission and Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI).
How many cc’s is a 2006 Harley Davidson Heritage Softail?
The 2006 MY Harley Davidson FLSTC/I Heritage Softail Classic sports an air-cooled, 1450cc, Twin Cam 88B V-twin powerplant paired to a five-speed manual transmission and can reach its peak torque of 115 Nm at 3000 rpm.
Is a Heritage Softail a good touring bike?
The Heritage Softail is a great choice for touring because of the superb riding position and overall easy feel of the bike. Pillions have a bit less comfort than the full Harley touring machines as their feet rest on standard pegs, not floorboards.
What is considered high mileage for a Harley?
For small sports bikes, 20,000 to 30,000 is on the high side. For larger bikes, 50,000 miles and up is considered high motorcycle mileage. But before you write off any models, consider that a properly maintained bike can last well past 100,000 miles!
What engine is in a 2006 Heritage Softail Classic?
Air cooled, 1449cc, 45° V-twin, OHV
|Engine and transmission Switch unit|
|Engine type:||2 cylinders, 4-stroke, 45° V-twin|
|Displacement:||1449 cc (88.53 cubic inches)|
|Bore × stroke:||3.75 inch × 4 inch (undersquare – longstroke)|
|Cooling system:||Air cooled|
What motor does a Heritage Softail have?
Harley Davidson FLSTC/I Heritage Softail Classic
|Make Model||Harley Davidson FLSTC/I Heritage Softail Classic|
|Year||1999 – 01|
|Engine||Four stroke, 45° V-Twin, Twin Cam 88® vibration isolation-mounted Valves Pushrod-operated overhead valves; w/ hydraulic self-adjusting lifters; two valves per cylinder|
|Capacity||1449 cc / 88.4 cu-in|
How many quarts of oil does a Heritage Softail take?
The Softail calls for three quarts of oil. Start with 2 1/2 quarts. It’s very important not to overfill the reservoir. Next, take the bike for a short ride to bring the engine to operating temperature.
Is a Harley Softail a good first bike?
The Harley Davidson Softtail Slim is the perfect beginner bike. Usually a bike does well either with city riding or country cruising, but the Softtail Slim handled both like a 700-pound ballerina, there was no jerking when accelerating as in some older Harley models, and the clutch is butter-smooth.