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Where Is Your Harley-Davidson® Diagnostic Port? RSS

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Where Is Your Harley-Davidson® Diagnostic Port?

Image of a 4-pin diagnostic port on a standard Harley-Davidson bike. Look for a connector that is light gray and has a black rubber plug installed. Tools may be necessary to remove a cover and gain access.   There may come a time in your life when you need to locate the diagnostic port on your Harley. The problem is that finding it is not always as simple as what one may think. The diagnostic port location on Harley-Davidson bikes differs by model and year. Our team provides the following information to make the process clearer for those looking to...

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RideApart Discusses Benefits of Tiny Harley-Davidson OBD Scanner RSS

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RideApart Discusses Benefits of Tiny Harley-Davidson OBD Scanner

'Meet MotorScan: The Tiny OBD Scanner for Harley-Davidsons' was originally written by Tim Huber and published on RideApart.  Tiny MotorScan device gives Harley-Davidson owners a digital onboard diagnostics tool that can instantly tell them what’s wrong with their bike on the screen of their phone. Harleys have become increasingly complex over the past few decades. With the advent of fuel injection, engine control systems, and other computer wizardy, shadetree mechanics have a harder time wrenching in the garage than their fathers and grandfathers did. Luckily, with the advent of MotorScan, Joe Shadetree's life just got a little easier. What is...

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Find the Best Motorcycle Tools and Accessories at the 2017 SEMA Show in Vegas RSS

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Find the Best Motorcycle Tools and Accessories at the 2017 SEMA Show in Vegas

  The SEMA Show is always a well-attended event and this year’s show will prove to continue SEMA’s tradition of showcasing the best new products in the automotive and motorcycle industries. What will be different is Diagnostica’s participation in the event, as they support their partner, Smart Vehicle Diagnostics. What should riders know about this popular industry event held in late October? Mark Your Calendar This year’s SEMA Show will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center from October 31st-November 3rd, overlapping with the AAPEX event at Sands Expo. At the SEMA Show event, 60,000 buyers or more may...

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Is the Motorscan Smartphone Diagnostic Tool Right for Your Harley? RSS

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Is the Motorscan Smartphone Diagnostic Tool Right for Your Harley?

We want to be clear about who can benefit from and who will not be able to use the Motorscan smartphone diagnostic tool. What should you know about our tool?

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Diagnostica Model Update for Your Motorscan Smartphone Diagnostic Tool RSS

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Diagnostica Model Update for Your Motorscan Smartphone Diagnostic Tool

  Details on the Motorscan smartphone diagnostic tool for new Harley-Davidson models   Did you get the most recent update on the Motorscan smartphone diagnostic tool? Harley riders with the newest models looking for an easy-to-use plug and play diagnostic tool can now take advantage of the Motorscan smartphone diagnostic tool. What is new with our Motorscan smartphone diagnostic tool? The Newest Models Are Compatible When initially released in April, the diagnostic tool was developed to work with the majority of standard models from 2001 to 2015. Since then, our engineers have been hard at work. What’s happened? Harley owners...

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