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2008 Harley-Davidson Police FLHTP Electra Glide
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2008 Harley-Davidson Police FLHTP Electra Glide
2008 Harley-Davidson Police FLHTP Electra Glide

2008 Harley-Davidson Police FLHTP Electra Glide
2008 Harley-Davidson Police FLHTP Electra Glide

2008 Harley-Davidson Police FLHTP Electra Glide
2008 Harley-Davidson Police FLHTP Electra Glide
(As used by the Houston Police)

2008 Harley-Davidson Police FLHTP Electra Glide
2008 Harley-Davidson Police FLHTP Electra Glide
(as used by the California Highway Patrol - CHP)

2008 Harley-Davidson Police FLHTP Electra Glide
2008 Harley-Davidson Police FLHTP Electra Glide

- 2008 Harley-Davidson Police FLHTP Electra Glide

2008 Harley-Davidson Police FLHTP Electra Glide

For one hundred years, Harley-Davidson police motorcycles have put in milllions of miles serving law enforcement agencies around the world.

 

2008 Highlights

New ABS system is more compact for sidecar compatibility and no saddlebag intrusion
Brembro brakes for improved brake performance
Automatic compression release
Electronic throttle control
Larger 6.0 gallon fuel tank
Jiffy stand interlock
Pivot police saddle
100th anniversary emblem on front fender





US SPECIFICATIONS:

2008 Harley-Davidson Police FLHTP Electra Glide

 

DIMENSIONS U.S. IMPERIAL UNITS


LENGTH 93.7 in.

OVERALL WIDTH 39.0 in.

OVERALL HEIGHT 61.0 in.

SEAT HEIGHT

SPRUNG SEAT 27.3 in.

SPRUNG SEAT (UNLADEN) 30.7 in.

GROUND CLEARANCE 5.1 in.

RAKE 26°

TRAIL 6.2 in.

WHEELBASE 63.5 in.

FUEL CAPACITY (includes 1.0 gal. reserve) 6.0 gal.

RESERVE FUEL CAPACITY 1.0 gal.

OIL CAPACITY 4 qts

WEIGHT

DRY WEIGHT 764 lbs.

VEHICLE WEIGHT IN RUNNING ORDER 828 lbs.

GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT RATING 1200 lbs.


POWERTRAIN
ENGINE Air-cooled, Twin Cam 103™

DISPLACEMENT 103 cu. in.

BORE x STROKE 3.88 in. x 4.38 in.

ENGINE TORQUE (NORTH AMERICA PER SAE J607) 102.0 ft. lbs.@ 2500 rpm

FUEL SYSTEM Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)

COMPRESSION RATIO 9.6:1

MILES PER GALLON

CARB. N\A

ESPFI 46 hwy/39 city

PRIMARY DRIVE Chain; 34/46 ratio

FINAL DRIVE Belt; 32/66 ratio

CLUTCH 9-plate, wet

TRANSMISSION 6-speed Cruise Drive™

GEAR RATIO (OVERALL)

1st 9.312

2nd 6.421

3rd 4.774

4th 3.926

5th 3.279

6th 2.790


WHEELS/TIRES
WHEELS

FRONT Black, 9-spoke cast aluminum

REAR Black, 9-spoke cast aluminum

TIRE SIZE

FRONT (D402F PT) MT90B16 72H

REAR (D402 PT) MT90B16 72H


ELECTRICAL
BATTERY Sealed; maintenance-free; 12-volt, 28 amp/hour, 270 cca (per Battery Council International rating)

CHARGING Three-phase, 50-AMP system (585 watts @ 13v, 2,000 rpm, 650 watts max power @ 13v)

STARTING 1.2 kw electric with solenoid shift starter motor engagement

LIGHTS (PER COUNTRY REGULATION)

HEADLAMP Quartz halogen; 55-watt low beam, 60-watt high beam

TAIL/STOP LIGHTS 8w/28w (5w/21w)

TURN SIGNAL LIGHTS Self-canceling; 28w (21w)

PURSUIT LAMPS Front mounted PAR-36 lamps; one red, one blue; incandescent

FLASHERS Four-way; integrated into turn signal switches

INDICATOR LAMPS High beam, running lights, front fender running lights, directional light bar, neutral, low oil pressure, engine diagnostics, turn signals; security system (optional), 6-speed, low fuel warning, ABS (optional), Police Emergency Light activation

ELECTRONIC SIREN Optional; designed for use of a Whelen 100-watt electronic siren system, amplifier and speaker (if specified by purchase order - at additional cost); waterproof amplifier (two tones: wail and yelp); airhorn; microphone jack

INSTRUMENTS

SPEEDOMETER Analog speedometer, indicates 0-120 mph, or kph equivalent with odometer and resettable tripmeter, calibrated, cumlative odometer, analog tachometer

ODOMETER Calibrated, cumulative

TACHOMETER Analog


CHASSIS
FRAME Mild steel, square-section backbone with twin downtubes

SWING ARM Mild steel, rectangular tube sections; stamped junctions, MIG welded

FRONT FORK 41.3 mm; telescopic

REAR SHOCK Air-adjustable

BRAKES (OPTIONAL ABS) (DIAMETER X WIDTH)

CALIPER TYPE 4-piston calipers

ROTOR TYPE Patented, uniform expansion rotors

FRONT (DUAL) 11.81 in. x .20 in.

REAR 11.81 in. x .28 in.

SUSPENSION TRAVEL

FRONT 4.6 in.

REAR 3.0 in.

LEAN ANGLE (PER SAEJ1168) (RIGHT/ LEFT) 30º / 32º

EXHAUST SYSTEM Chrome, cross-over duals


COLOR OPTIONS

Birch White, Vivid Black, Medium Blue, Impact Blue, Luxury Blue, Light Grey, Dark Grey, Mystique Green/Brilliant Silver, Champagne Pearl, Brown Metallic, Brilliant Silver, Sierra Red Pearl, Arctic White, Glacier White Pearl, Light Peace Officer Blue, Dark Peace Officer Blue, Fire Engine Red, Two-tone Blue, Black/White (California Highway Patrol - CHP), Black/White (Houston)



UNIQUE FEATURES
Engineered for sidecar use (consult your Harley-Davidson dealer regarding ABS equipped models); sight glass on brake; master cylinders; one key fits all locks






Measurement reflects 180 lb/81.7 kg operator weight.

Values are nominal. Performance varies by country.

Standard and optional fuel systems vary by country.

ABS is only available in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.

Availability may vary from dealer to dealer, and is subject to change without notice.



Harley-Davidson reserves the right to discontinue models or change specifications at any time without incurring any obligations. Vehicle specifications may vary from country to country depending on local laws, and some models are not available in certain countries.

 

 

 

DIMENSIONS METRIC UNITS

LENGTH 2380.0 mm

OVERALL WIDTH 990.6 mm

OVERALL HEIGHT 1549.4 mm

SEAT HEIGHT

SPRUNG SEAT 693.4 mm

SPRUNG SEAT (UNLADEN) 779.8 mm

GROUND CLEARANCE 129.5 mm

RAKE 26°

TRAIL 157.5 mm

WHEELBASE 1612.9 mm

FUEL CAPACITY (includes 1.0 gal. reserve) 22.7 L

RESERVE FUEL CAPACITY 3.8 L

OIL CAPACITY 3.8 L

WEIGHT

DRY WEIGHT 346.5 kg

VEHICLE WEIGHT IN RUNNING ORDER 375.6 kg

GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT RATING 545 kg


POWERTRAIN
ENGINE Air-cooled, Twin Cam 103™

DISPLACEMENT 1690 cm³

BORE x STROKE 98.55 mm x 111.13 mm

ENGINE TORQUE (NORTH AMERICA PER SAE J607) 138.0 NM @ 2500 rpm

FUEL SYSTEM Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)

COMPRESSION RATIO 9.6:1

MILES PER GALLON

CARB.

ESPFI

PRIMARY DRIVE Chain; 34/46 ratio

FINAL DRIVE Belt; 32/66 ratio

CLUTCH 9-plate, wet

TRANSMISSION 6-speed Cruise Drive™

GEAR RATIO (OVERALL)

1st 9.312

2nd 6.421

3rd 4.774

4th 3.926

5th 3.279

6th 2.790


WHEELS/TIRES
WHEELS

FRONT Black, 9-spoke cast aluminum

REAR Black, 9-spoke cast aluminum

TIRE SIZE

FRONT (D402F PT) MT90B16 72H

REAR (D402 PT) MT90B16 72H


ELECTRICAL
BATTERY Sealed; maintenance-free; 12-volt, 28 amp/hour, 270 cca (per Battery Council International rating)

CHARGING Three-phase, 50-AMP system (585 watts @ 13v, 2,000 rpm, 650 watts max power @ 13v)

STARTING 1.2 kw electric with solenoid shift starter motor engagement

LIGHTS (PER COUNTRY REGULATION)

HEADLAMP Quartz halogen; 55-watt low beam, 60-watt high beam

TAIL/STOP LIGHTS 8w/28w (5w/21w)

TURN SIGNAL LIGHTS Self-canceling; 28w (21w)

PURSUIT LAMPS Front mounted PAR-36 lamps; one red, one blue; incandescent

FLASHERS Four-way; integrated into turn signal switches

INDICATOR LAMPS High beam; includes pursuit lamp indicator, directional light bar, neutral, oil pressure, engine diagnostic light, turn signals; low fuel light indicates reserve fuel capacity when main supply is exhausted

ELECTRONIC SIREN Optional; designed for use of a Whelen 100-watt electronic siren system, amplifier and speaker (if specified by purchase order - at additional cost); waterproof amplifier (two tones: wail and yelp); airhorn; microphone jack

INSTRUMENTS

SPEEDOMETER Analog speedometer, indicates 0-120 mph, or kph equivalent with odometer and resettable tripmeter, calibrated, cumlative odometer, analog tachometer

ODOMETER Calibrated, cumulative

TACHOMETER Analog


CHASSIS
FRAME Mild steel, square-section backbone with twin downtubes

SWING ARM Mild steel, rectangular tube sections; stamped junctions, MIG welded

FRONT FORK 41.3 mm; telescopic

REAR SHOCK Air-adjustable

BRAKES (OPTIONAL ABS) (DIAMETER X WIDTH)

CALIPER TYPE 4-piston calipers

ROTOR TYPE Patented, uniform expansion rotors

FRONT (DUAL) 299.97 mm x 5.08 mm

REAR 299.97 mm x 7.1 mm

SUSPENSION TRAVEL

FRONT 116.8 mm

REAR 76.2 mm

LEAN ANGLE (PER SAEJ1168) (RIGHT/ LEFT) 30º / 32º

EXHAUST SYSTEM Chrome, cross-over duals


COLOR OPTIONS
Birch White, Vivid Black, Medium Blue, Impact Blue, Luxury Blue, Light Grey, Dark Grey, Mystique Green/Brilliant Silver, Champagne Pearl, Brown Metallic, Brilliant Silver, Sierra Red Pearl, Arctic White, Glacier White Pearl, Light Peace Officer Blue, Dark Peace Officer Blue, Fire Engine Red, Two-tone Blue, Black/White (California Highway Patrol - CHP), Black/White (Houston)



UNIQUE FEATURES
Engineered for sidecar use (consult your Harley-Davidson dealer regarding ABS equipped models); sight glass on brake; master cylinders; one key fits all locks






Measurement reflects 180 lb/81.7 kg operator weight.

Values are nominal. Performance varies by country.

Standard and optional fuel systems vary by country.

ABS is only available in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.

Availability may vary from dealer to dealer, and is subject to change without notice.

 

 

 

 

 

IFB Specs:

2008 Harley-Davidson® FLHTP Electra Glide® Police

1. QUANTITY: [Insert Quantity] 2008 Harley-Davidson® FLHTP (Fairing and Windshield) Electra
Glide® Police Solo, Certified, Law Enforcement Motorcycles

SCOPE OF SPECIFICATIONS
These specifications describe the mechanical and comfort requirements for solo, certified law
enforcement motorcycles which will be used by the [insert agency/department name].

SPECIFICATIONS
All proposed FLHTP motorcycles to be in full compliance as follows:
A. Engine
Piston displacement of not less than 1690cc OHV Twin Cam 103® Vibration Isolated V-Twin, air-cooled
with two cylinders equipped with overhead valves and featuring EITMS (Engine Idle Temperature
Management System), producing minimal vibration frequencies and magnitudes. Engine and
transmission isolated from motorcycle frame through a rubber mounting system.
1. Powertrain deluxe chrome group designed for low maintenance; black wrinkle paint finish on
engine; chrome rocker boxes, timer cover, outer primary housing & transmission covers.
2. Compression ratio: 9:6:1
3. Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection System (ESPFI)
4. Chain Drive Twin Cams.
B. Clutch / Transmission
1. Clutch shall be of the latest multiple nine (9) plate design, wet.
2. Transmission to be of latest design, manual type, with not less than six (6) forward speeds.
3. Requires clutch disengaged for starter motor operation; low effort hand levers.
4. Primary Drive, double-row chain, 34/36 ratio.
5. Chrome, cross-over dual exhaust system.
6. Greaseless shifter shaft with “anti-vibration” rubber spacers.
7. Gear Ratios
1st – 9.312
2nd – 6.421
3rd – 4.774
4th – 3.926
5th – 3.279
6th – 2.790
C. Brakes
Disc brakes for both front and rear wheels. Front brake having dual 11.5-inch diameter drilled discs;
rear brake shall be single disc. Brakes shall be relatively free of heat fade, with four (4) piston calipers
and flat expanding rotors. Note: Optional Anti-Lock Braking system available (Independent Anti-Lock
System)
D. Suspension
1. Motorcycles shall be provided with a suspension system to permit optimum handling
conditions as required in law enforcement.
2. 41.3 mm telescopic front forks with cartridge style damping.
3. Rear air-adjustable shocks.
4. Rear suspension swing arm bearings shall require no lubrication for life of the motorcycle.
E. Wheels / Tires
1. 9 Spoke Cast Aluminum wheels, rim material to be impermeable to compressed air.
2. Tubeless type tires to have non-skid tread, designed to operate on paved highways and shall
have a full, four-ply fabric reinforcement. Manufacturer, Dunlop: front and rear MT90B16
blackwall D402PT tires. Bead retention tires designed to remain on wheel during sudden loss
of air pressure.
3. Sealed automotive style wheel bearings requiring no endplay adjustment and service interval
of 100,000 miles (160,000 km).
F. Fuel Tank
Fuel tank to have a capacity of six (6) U.S. gallons (or 22.71 liters). Must provide a minimum of 1 gal
(3.8 L) reserve fuel capacity when main supply is exhausted.
1. Electric fuel pump.
2. Low fuel light indicator.
G. Electrical System
Electrical system shall be nominal 12-volt as follows:
1. Battery. Sealed, heavy-duty maintenance-free, 12-volt, minimum rated capacity – 28 ampere
hours (Battery Council International rating), 270 cold cranking amps.
2. Ignition. Non-waste spark, alpha control.
3. Charging System. Three-phase, 50-amp high output alternator, solid state regulator.
4. Connectors. Industrial grade throughout, provided with electrical accessory connection.
5. Hand Controls. Water-resistant, integrated switches.
6. Starting System. 12-volt starter, solenoid operated engagement, relay required.
7. Horn. Sound level audible above motorcycle and traffic-generated noise.
8. Lighting. Each motorcycle shall be provided with the following lighting equipment:
a. Quartz Halogen Headlight, 55 watt low beam and 60 watt high beam.
b. Pursuit lamps front mounted PAR-3, one red and one blue (incandescent).
c. Tail light.
d. Turn Signals, self-canceling system.
e. Flashers, four-way, integrated into turn signal switches.
f. License plate lighting, two blue indicator lamps.
H. Visual Displays
1. Speedometer. Analog speedometer, range 0-120mph (or kph equivalent), re-settable trip
meter.
2. Odometer. Calibrated, cumulative.
3. Tachometer. Analog.
4. Fuel level gauge.
5. Pursuit lamp indicator.
6. Sight glass on brake master cylinders.
7. Low fuel indication lamp.
8. Turn Signals
9. Neutral
10. High beam
11. Oil pressure
12. Engine diagnostic light
I. Feature Requirements
1. Seat. Deluxe solo air saddle, special police type, breathable material covering, rear back
support, quick release mechanism; single air bladder with reservoir and integral gauge.
2. Side Stand. Jiffy stand, rubber bumper design.
3. Foot Boards. Adjustable, three position pivoting type, with non-skid rubber pads.
4. Engine Guards. Front engine guard and rear guard bars.
5. Saddlebags. Factory installed, law enforcement type Injection Molded GTX fiberglass
saddlebags, water-resistant, utilizing police style speed latches.
6. Drive. Final belt drive, Gates Aramid fiber, reinforced Poly Chain®.
7. Fairing & Windshield. Fork mounted fairing with windshield of Lexan® or clear polycarbonate,
designed to break away with minimal force.
8. Mirrors. Two (2) long stem true image mirrors.
9. Key. One key fits all locks.
10. Wheelbase. 63.5 inches (1612.9 mm).
11. Seat Laden Height. 27.3 in. (693.4 mm).
12. Gross Vehicle Weight Rating. 1200 lbs. (545 kg.)
13. Dry Weight. 764 lbs. (346.5 kg.)
14. Running Order. 828 lbs. (375.6 kg.)
15. Service Intervals. 1st 1000 miles and then every 5000 miles thereafter.
16. Fender Tip Running Lights. Amber at front, red at rear.
17. Warranty. 24 months, unlimited mileage.

2. LIFE CYCLE COST FORMULA
Award Factors
The motorcycles selected through this bid offering should offer the Agency the lowest possible long term
projected real cost.
1. Real cost to be determined using a Life Cycle Cost (LCC) model including initial purchase price,
average projected end of service duty life resale value, and projected comparable operating cost
statistics. Award will be made to compliant bidder meeting the specifications based on the lowest
LCC. The LCC value will be based on the initial bid value, fuel cost adjustments that differ from the
Agency standard, and resale value standard adjustments as necessary.
2. The Agency desires an option to sell these motorcycles back to the successful bidder.
[Please add any specific emergency equipment option requirements here]
3. CONDITIONAL BUY-BACK AGREEMENT
Bidder agrees to the conditional repurchase of these motorcycles for $______ each, subject to the following
conditions:
a. Returned for repurchase within _____ months of original purchase date.
b. Returned fully equipped as originally delivered to the Agency.
c. Returned in operating condition as agreed by representatives of [bidder] and Agency.
d. Returned for conditional repurchase in sound, undamaged condition.
e. Routine maintenance during the service duty life has been performed and documented.
f. Returned units shall be accompanied by their individual regular maintenance record log in
mutually agreed upon form provided by the Agency.
g. Units returned are to be presented in lots of not less than ____ units per request.
Conditional Buy-Back Agreement, financial impact:
$ ____________ Initial Purchase Price per Unit
$ ____________ Less Conditional Repurchase per Unit
$ ____________ Ultimate Total per Unit Net Cost to Agency



 

 

 

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