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Classic Harley Motorcycle Tech: Rebuilding a Bosch ZEV Magneto – Final Tests

This is the next from last article in this series reposted with the permission of the author, who has asked to remain anonymous. FINAL TESTS: Finally, we’re in the home stretch. This Bosch ZEV magneto has passed all my electrical … Continue reading

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Classic Harley Tech – Magneto Rebuild Repairing Previous Rotating Armature Damage

As other articles in this series, this one is reprinted with permission of the author, who wishes to remain anonymous. After determining the correct size of the armature screws (Loewenherz L3.5×0.6), I mounted the armature vertically in the mill’s vise using the … Continue reading

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Classic Harley Maintenance – 1936 Cold Weather Reminder

Here is what the folks at Harley-Davidson recommended to their dealerships and riders on today’s date (November 4) in 1936. For many of us, winter is just around the corner. If in your locality you will soon have below freezing weather, … Continue reading

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