2003 Harley-Davidson FXDL Dyna Low Rider

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2003 Harley-Davidson FXDL Dyna Low Rider
2003 Harley-Davidson FXDL Dyna Low Rider


– 2003 Harley-Davidson FXDL Dyna Low Rider

A mere 25.2 inches off the ground, the Dyna Low Rider® is the lowest Harley-Davidson® motorcycle in the line. The raked 32-degree front end, pull-back riser and low-rise handlebar, slammed suspension and low-slung custom seat are all features that help define the boulevard look of the Low Rider®.

Key FXDL Dyna Low Rider® characteristics

-Lowest Harley® seat height (25.2 inches)
-Vibration-isolated, Black and Chrome Twin Cam 88® Engine
-Low-profile suspension
-Low-slung custom seat with tapered passenger pillion
-Raked-out front fork
-Easy-reach, low-rise handlebar
-Easy-reach, mid-mount foot controls
-Tank-mounted speedometer and tachometer
-Highway pegs



2003 Specifications FXDL Dyna Low Rider®

Length 94.0 in. (2387.6 mm)
Seat Height (measure laden w/ 180 lb. rider) 25.2 in. (640.1 mm)
Seat Height (unladen) 26.2 in. (665.5 mm)
Ground Clearance 4.6 in. (116.8 mm)
Rake 32.0 degrees
Trail 5.1 in. (129.5 mm)
Wheelbase 65.5 in. (1663.7 mm)
Tires: Dunlop Harley-Davidson Series
Front – D402F 100/90-19 57H
Rear – D401 150/80B16 71H
Fuel Capacity (includes 0.9 gal. reserve) 4.9 gal. (18.5 L)
Reserve Fuel Capacity 0.9 gal. (3.4 L)
Oil Capacity 3.0 qts. (2.8 L)
Dry Weight 623.0 lbs. (283.0 kg)
Vehicle Weight In Running Order (unladen) 656.0 lbs. (298.0 kg)
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating 1085.0 lbs. (493.0 kg)

Engine 45º Air-cooled Twin Cam 88® (vibration isolation-mounted)
Valves Pushrod-operated overhead valves; w/ hydraulic
self-adjusting lifters; two valves per cylinder
Bore x Stroke 3.75 x 4.0 in. (95.18 x 101.52 mm)
Displacement 88 cu. in. (1450 cc)
Compression Ratio 8.9:1
Fuel System2 Carburetion

Primary Drive Double row chain, oil bath,
mechanical tensioner, 36/25 ratio
Final Drive Gates carbon fiber reinforced
polychain belt, 32/70 ratio
Clutch Multi-plate, wet
Transmission Five-speed
Overall Ratio:
1st 10.110
2nd 6.958
3rd 4.953
4th 3.862
5th 3.150

Frame Mild steel, rectangular section backbone w/ twin down-tubes
Swing Arm Mild steel, rectangular section
Front Fork 39 mm w/ polished aluminum fork triple clamp
and dual-rate springs
Rear Shocks Low-profile coil-over w/ adjustable spring preload
Wheels 13-spoke black/silver cast aluminum alloy (laced option)
except two-tone silver/black gold cast only
Caliper type Dual-piston front and rear
Rotor type (diameter x width): Patented, Uniform Expansion Rotors
Front 11.5 in. x .20 in. (292.87 mm x 5.08 mm)
Rear 11.5 in. x .23 in. (292.87 mm x 5.84 mm)
Suspension travel:
Front wheel 6.1 in. (154.9 mm)
Rear wheel 3.3 in. (83.8 mm)

Engine Torque (per SAEJ607)3:
North America 85.0 ft. [email protected] 3000 rpm (115.0 NM @ 3000 rpm)
International 81.0 ft. [email protected] 3100 rpm (110.0 NM @ 3100 rpm)
Lean Angle (per SAEJ1168):
Right 28.5 degrees
Left 29.0 degrees

Battery Sealed 12-volt, 19 amp-hour, 270cca (per Battery Council International rating)
Charging 28-amp permanent magnet alternator
w/ solid-state regulator (364 watts @ 3,000 rpm, 416 watts peak)
Starting 1.2 kw electric w/ Bendix-type engagement
Lights: (As per country regulation)
Headlamp Quartz halogen 55-watt low beam, 60-watt high beam
Tail/stop lights 8w/28w (int’l: 5w/21w)
Turn signal lights (self-canceling) 28w (int’l: 21w)
Indicator lamps High beam, neutral, oil pressure, engine diagnostic light,
turn signals and security system (optional)4

Engine Trim Black powdercoated w/ chrome covers
Exhaust System Staggered chrome shorty duals
Oil Tank Under-transmission
Foot Supports Forward controls
Ignition Right side under seat
Front Fender Sport-style w/ painted brace
Rear Fender Sport wrap-around w/ chrome supports
Foot Pegs Rubber-isolated operator and rubber covered passenger
Seat Low-slung custom seat w/ tapered passenger pillion
Instruments Electronic speedometer w/ odometer and
resettable tripmeter; tachometer, fuel gauge
Fork Lock Barrel key, key common w/ ignition

Two-Tone Sterling Silver and Vivid Black, Vivid Black, Gunmetal Pearl
Luxury Blue Pearl, Luxury Rich Red Pearl, White Pearl

Warranty 12 months (unlimited mileage)
Service Interval First 1,000 miles (1,600 Km);
every 5,000 miles (8,000 Km) thereafter.
— Inspections of certain systems and components are required at 2,500 mile (4,000 Km) intervals —

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