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Thinking About Buying a Used Harley-Davidson on Craigslist? Beware.

You've decided to buy a used Harley-Davidson motorcycle, perhaps a 2014 Street Glide. You want to hear the roar of the exhaust and be one with the road. Now it's time to take the next step.

You have two options: Buy from an unknown private seller on Craigslist or purchase from a trusted retailer. While buying from a private seller may seem cheaper, it can be rather risky. Here are some things to consider before making your decision.

Be Prepared for Minnesota Lake Regulations for Your Personal Watercraft

Summer is just around the corner, and if you’re like many Minnesotans, you’re raring to bring out your personal watercraft and hit as many of the 10,000 lakes our great state has to offer. Whether you’ve got a cabin up North or would rather spend some time in the more recreational lakes near the Twin Cities, your personal watercraft will definitely be getting its hull wet. But what lakes can you tackle with your PWC and what lakes should you be aware of slow-no wake zones? Have no fear, because we’ve compiled the regulations for some of Minnesota’s watercraft hotspots so you can be prepared.

Searching for a 2014 Harley-Davidson Street Glide? Here's Why Everyone Else is Too

If you combined every feature of the best motorcycles and made them better, the result would be the 2014 Harley-Davidson Street Glide. When released, the 2014 Street Glide was the most significant product launch in the company's history. This prompted the nickname Project Rushmore because 8 of the 2014 models, including the Street Glide, contained a mountain of enhancements. Collectively, there were 100 improvements made to the 8 models.

How to Get Your Used Harley Davidson Ready For Spring

One of the greatest moments of owning a Harley is taking it out on the road for the first cruise of spring. The warm air and the smell of freedom can be overwhelming—almost like the feeling of riding a motorcycle for the first time.

Riding Your Used Harley-Davidson Motorcycle in Minnesota

According to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, Minnesota is home to nearly 250,000 registered motorcycles, an all-time high for the “Land of 10,000 Lakes.” For a state that has what seems like 5 months of winter, you would think that number would be much lower. However, with its amazing summer/fall weather and awesome landscapes, it makes sense.

8 Easy Ways To Make Your Used Harley-Davidson Motorcycle Look Like New Again

So you’re a Harley-Davidson owner living in Minnesota. Your Harley is stored away in a cold garage or pole barn during the long winters, and it’s driven to its limits during the short but glorious months of summer. These kinds of conditions can wreak havoc on a motorcycle; but with a few extra bucks and a little elbow grease, you can get that used Harley-Davidson looking like new in no time.

10 Reasons Buying a Used Harley-Davidson Motorcycle is a Better Investment Than a New One

While shopping for the best bike that fits you and your budget is enjoyable, purchasing a used Harley-Davidson has many other advantages that will make you wonder why you didn't do it sooner. Here are just a few of the benefits of purchasing a used Harley-Davidson motorcycle:

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Motorcycle Storage: How to Prepare Your Bike for Winter

We’re getting to that time of year that most bikers dread. In the states that aren’t blessed with riding season that lasts all year round, you’re probably getting ready to put your motorcycle into storage for the winter. It’s getting colder, days are shorter and it’s just a matter of time before the snow starts to fly.

But before you shut ‘er down for the year, there are a few steps that every biker should take to prepare their motorcycle for the winter. And if you tackle these in the right order, they shouldn’t take you all that long to cross off the list. Here are seven steps that you should take to make sure your bike fires up and is ready to ride on those longed for days when the ice is off the roads and your hands won’t freeze around the throttle.

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