2003 Harley-Davidson Firefighter Special Edition

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2003 Harley-Davidson Firefighter Special Edition
2003 Harley-Davidson Firefighter Special Edition


– 2003 Harley-Davidson Firefighter Special Edition

Made specifically for the firefighters and cast from the strong and reliable reputation of Harley-Davidson’s Touring line, the Harley-Davidson Firefighter Special Edition salutes the heroes who risk their lives everyday.

The Firefighter Special Edition is available in Scarlet Red with Double Gold Pinstriping offered on our FLHRI Road King®.

Key Firefighter Special Edition Features:

-Vibration-isolated, Twin Cam 88™ Engine
-5-speed transmission
-Gates aramid reinforced Poly Chainâ belt final drive



2003 Specifications FLHRI Road King® Firefighter Special Edition

Length 93.7 in. (2380.0 mm)
Seat Height (measure laden w/ 180 lb. rider) 27.3 in. (693.4 mm)
Seat Height (unladen) 29.5 in. (749.3 mm)
Ground Clearance 5.1 in. (130.0 mm)
Rake 26.0 degrees
Trail 6.2 in. (157.5 mm)
Wheelbase 63.5 in. (1612.9 mm)
Tires: Dunlop Harley-Davidson Series
Front – D402F MT90B16 72H
Rear – D402 MT90B16 74H
Fuel Capacity (includes 1.0 gal. reserve) 5.0 gal. (18.9 L)
Reserve Fuel Capacity (warning light @ approx. 1.0 gal.) 1.0 gal. (3.8 L)
Oil Capacity 4.0 qts. (3.8 L)
Dry Weight 723.0 lbs. (328.2 kg)
Vehicle Weight In Running Order (unladen) 759.0 lbs. (344.6 kg)
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating 1259.0 lbs. (571.6 kg)

Engine 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. (95.25 x 101.6 mm)
Displacement 88 cu. in. (1450 cc; Japan only 1448 cc)
Compression Ratio 8.9:1
Fuel System2 Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)

Primary Drive Double row chain, oil bath,
mechanical tensioner, 36/25 ratio
Final Drive Gates carbon fiber reinforced
polychain belt, 32/70 ratio
Clutch 9-Plate, wet
Transmission Five-speed
Overall Ratio:
1st 10.110
2nd 6.958
3rd 4.953
4th 3.862
5th 3.150

Swing Arm Conventional, rectangular
Front Fork Telescopic
Rear Shocks Air-adjustable
Wheels 9-hollow spoke, cast aluminum alloy
Caliper Type Four-piston front and rear
Rotor Type (diameter x width): Patented, Uniform Expansion Rotors
Front (DUAL) 11.5 in. x .20 in. (292.1 mm x 5.08 mm)
Rear 11.5 in. x .23 in. (292.1 mm x 5.84 mm)
Suspension travel:
Front 4.6 in. (116.8 mm)
Rear 3.0 in. (76.2 mm)

Engine Torque (per SAEJ607)3:
North America 86.0 ft. lbs.@ 3500 rpm (116.6 NM @ 3500 rpm)
International 81.0 ft. lbs.@ 3100 rpm (110.0 NM @ 3100 rpm)
Lean Angle (per SAEJ1168):
Right 31.0 degrees
Left 30.0 degrees

Battery Sealed, maintenance-free, 12-volt,
30 amp-hour, 270 cca (per Battery Council International rating)
Charging: 45-amp permanent magnet alternator w/ solid-state regulator
(572 watts @ 3000 rpm; 585 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
Passing lamps 2 @ 35 watts each (except where prohibited by law)
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, low fuel warning
(ESPFI models only), and security system (optional)4

Engine Trim Black powdercoated w/ chrome covers
Exhaust System Chrome crossover duals, blunt-cut mufflers
Seat Custom solo saddle w/ removable passenger pillion
Passenger Backrest none
Foot Supports Height-adjustable operator and passenger
Fairing none
Fairing Air Deflectors none
Lower Fairings none
Windshield Large, clear Lexan; quick-detachable
Glovebox none
Instruments Electronic speedometer w/ odometer and resettable tripmeter;
fuel gauge w/ low fuel light
Stereo none
Antenna none
Rear Speakers none
Intercom none
CB none
Headset none
Cruise Control Wired to accept cruise control
Handlebar Controls Start; engine cutoff; L/R turn signals; horn; hi/low beam
Hazard Warning Integrated w/ turn signal controls
Electrical Power Outlet 4-pin accessory connector beneath seat
Tour-Pak none
Saddlebags Fiberglass w/ hinged lid and chrome slant latches,
volume: 1.2 cu. ft. (36L) per bag
Luggage Locks Saddlebag barrel-key, common w/ ignition
Fork Lock Barrel-key, common w/ ignition
Gas Cap Lock none

Scarlet Red w/ Double Gold Pinstripes: FLHRI, FLHTCI and FLHTCUI

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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