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    Mods for the Bob...

    Right, the rot has clearly set in now as I'm starting to look at mods for the Bob..

    Initial thoughts are:
    • 14" wild 1 Chubby Outlaw apes
    • Vance & Hines Big Radius pipes
    • Smaller Air cleaner
    • forward controls


    Anyone know the best place in the UK to buy some of these items without going to a HD stealer?

    Emptiness is the starting point - In order to taste my cup of water you must first empty your cup. My friend , drop all your preconceived fixed ideas and be neutral. Do you know why this cup is so useful? Because it is EMPTY.....

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    Internet searching is your friend

    Most well known custom stuff seems to be pretty consistently priced in the U.K. these days. I find bargains in the States on a regular basis, but you have to factor in duty and delivery to get it back (unless you go to the U.S. on holiday )

    If you've got the cash to do it all in one go then your local independent custom shop will probably negotiate
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    Good advice!!

    Cheers Mutters
    Emptiness is the starting point - In order to taste my cup of water you must first empty your cup. My friend , drop all your preconceived fixed ideas and be neutral. Do you know why this cup is so useful? Because it is EMPTY.....

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    Don't worry .... this is entirely normal ! I've had that bug since 2008 when I bought my Bob.

    Yes, would agree worth looking at US sites and at importers in the UK. V Twin Customs and other suppliers I found on the internet have been good. Also talk to non-franchised Harley places; they can often supply stuff at below HD dealer prices. Just be clear in explaining what you're after.

    Looking forward to seeing the results !

    Alex

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    Jersey HD do the entire official aftermarket range VAT free. The best thing to do is check their prices then ask your local dealer to price match
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