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How to Ride Safe This Summer: Your Health RSS

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How to Ride Safe This Summer: Your Health

  Any healthy person may become dehydrated or suffer from heat exhaustion during the summer. Those with existing health conditions may be particularly vulnerable. However, a few extra precautions can make it possible to ride a Harley-Davidson® in the summer while avoiding potential heat-related health issues. Use the following summer riding tips to safeguard your well-being today. Even Tough Guys Get Heat Stroke It doesn’t pay to set out for the day without adequate preparation. It is important to know the signs of heat stroke and take steps to avoid it. Some initial signs of heat stroke and heat exhaustion...

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How to Ride Safe This Summer: Your Harley-Davidson® Bike RSS

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How to Ride Safe This Summer: Your Harley-Davidson® Bike

Riding on a hot day can lead to serious consequences for both you and your bike, if you do not adequately prepare. It is necessary to take extra precautions to avoid issues with your bike when out and about at the peak of the summer season. Understand more about how to enjoy a long summer ride without adverse effects to your bike today. Can Hot Weather Stress Your Ride? Summer temperatures can put extra stress on a bike needing maintenance, with environmental factors possibly increasing the risk of a serious accident. It is best to check over the tread of tires and...

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Get Paid to Tell Friends About a Harley-Davidson® Diagnostic Tool RSS

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Get Paid to Tell Friends About a Harley-Davidson® Diagnostic Tool

  You love all things Harley-Davidson® and have even tried out one of our Harley-Davidson personal diagnostic tools for newer model Harleys. You love the convenience of reading codes and checking system health via your smartphone. Why not tell friends about our helpful tool? We appreciate our customers and want them to know that they can earn a little green and help their fellow Harley enthusiasts. If you ride a Harley, blog about Harleys or sell Harley-Davidson products, you can share the news about the innovative Motorscan smartphone diagnostic tool and start earning. Learn more today! Diagnostica’s Referral Program You...

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Which States Require Motorcyclists to Wear Helmets? RSS

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Which States Require Motorcyclists to Wear Helmets?

As it appears that there is a high correlation between strong helmet laws and fewer serious motorcycle injuries and fatalities, it begs the question: Which states do have helmet laws on the books that are consistently enforced? This information cannot only help motorcyclists stay on the right side of the law but also keep them informed before heading out of state. Avoid a potential hassle with the police when knowing when helmets are mandatory. Helmet Laws in Your State There are surprisingly few states which require adult motorcyclists to wear a helmet when riding. This may change in the future,...

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The Report Is Out: Fewer Motorcyclist Fatalities in 2017 RSS

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The Report Is Out: Fewer Motorcyclist Fatalities in 2017

While spouses and friends may worry about motorcycle crashes and fatalities, you should know that motorcyclists may be safer than ever before. This is good news for those living the life and continuing to ride out when weather permits. What should Harley-Davidson owners and other motorcyclists know when it comes to changing statistics and an increase in motorcycle safety? Learn more about the positive trends occurring that may be helping to prevent injuries and reduce fatalities today. A Difference of 296 Lives In preliminary data from GHSA, it appeared that there had been a decrease of 5.6 percent when it...

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