Air cleaners - Harley Davidson Forums: Harley Davidson Motorcycle Forum
Harley-DavidsonForums.com is an independent enthusiast website owned and operated by VerticalScope Inc. Harley-DavidsonForums.com is not sponsored by or in any way affiliated with Harley-Davidson Inc.. The Harley Davidson names and logos are trademarks owned by Harley-Davidson Inc.

Go Back   Harley Davidson Forums: Harley Davidson Motorcycle Forum > Specific Model Areas > Softail General Discussions

» Insurance
» Our Partners
»ATV Reviews
»Motorcycle Games
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-12-2012, 06:39 PM   #1 (permalink)
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: NYC
Posts: 24
Air cleaners

Has anyone installed the Screaming Eagle Ventilator performance air cleaner on their Fatboy? I have a 2012 & I am looking for any feed back on if the unit is worth the investment. I know a re-map is required.
FB RIDER is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 10-12-2012, 08:35 PM   #2 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
lambo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Southern NH
Posts: 1,805
Images: 1
Have it on my Ultra 2011 "103". I've had the SE heavy breather on a Heritage as well. IMHO all the SE air cleaners will function the same. They add a lot of air, and coupled with tru duals adds a noticeable difference in power. I like the Ventilator a lot more as doesn't get in the way of my right leg. It sits more flush to the engine and tank. I think it has a classy look.
__________________
2011 Ultra Limited, Rinehart slip-ons, SE a/c , American Custom Headers, PC-V



Only a biker knows why a dog sticks his head out of a car window.
lambo is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 10-29-2012, 10:18 PM   #3 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
Knash's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Germantown WI
Posts: 693
Garage
Quote:
Originally Posted by lambo View Post
Have it on my Ultra 2011 "103". I've had the SE heavy breather on a Heritage as well. IMHO all the SE air cleaners will function the same. They add a lot of air, and coupled with tru duals adds a noticeable difference in power. I like the Ventilator a lot more as doesn't get in the way of my right leg. It sits more flush to the engine and tank. I think it has a classy look.
This is a nice post in regards to the ventilator and the power duals. I'm contemplating Vance and Hines Power duals ( I have V&H Turn downs) and I'm not sure If I will go with a stage one using existing oem air cleaner, the Screaming Eagle Ventilator or going with the V&H Drak. I have a '12 Ultra Limited. Any thoughts would be helpful.
__________________
Let's ride, I mean let's just ride!
2012 Ultra Limited



Life Church Riders Group Germantown WI
Riding with our Lord!
Knash is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-07-2012, 11:27 PM   #4 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
Sire86's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Nj
Posts: 375
I have SE ventilator on 2010 FB with VH big shots,more air going in,always better. Very happy with upgrade. Also recently installed set Andrews cams,really woke up the motor.
Sire86 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-10-2012, 08:20 PM   #5 (permalink)
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: NYC
Posts: 24
Sounds like a plan. My thoughts are V&H slip ons, with the SE Ventorlater air box and a re-map. on my 5000 mile service. any additional imput would be helpful.
FB RIDER is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-10-2012, 09:38 PM   #6 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
Sire86's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Nj
Posts: 375
Yea I had to do a remap too,you may want to check with dealer about the remap with slip ons. I know when exhaust and a/c are changed the remap is required. Not sure if its needed with slipons. Either way its a good upgrade !
Sire86 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Harley Davidson Forums: Harley Davidson Motorcycle Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:25 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.
This site is in no way affiliated with Harley-Davidson
Motorcycle News, Videos and Reviews
Honda Grom Forum Harley Davidson Forum Honda 600RR Forum Kawasaki Forum Yamaha R6 Forum Yamaha FZ-09 Forum
1199 Panigale Forum Roadglide Forum Honda CBR1000 Forum Vulcan Forum Yamaha R1 Forum Yamaha R3 Forum
Ducati Monster Forum Harley Forums Honda CBR250R Forum ZX10R Forum Star Raider Forum Yamaha Viking Forum
Suzuki GSXR Forum V-Rod Forums Honda Shadow Forum Kawasaki Motorcycle Forum Star Warrior Forum KTM Duke 390 Forum
SV650 Forum BMW S1000RR Forum Honda Fury Forum Kawasaki Versys Forum Drag Racing Forum Ducati 899 Panigale Forum
Suzuki V-Strom BMW K1600 Triumph Forum Victory Forums Sportbikes BMW NineT Forum
Volusia Forum BMW F800 Forum Triumph 675 Forum MV Agusta Forum HD Street Forum Suzuki GW250 Forum
Yamaha Motorcycles Victory Gunner Forum Honda Vultus Forum HD LiveWire Forum Ninja H2 Forum Ducati Scrambler Forum Kawasaki Ninja 250SL Forum