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Just joined recently & am looking at Boulevard 50 series (used).
Anyone have thoughts on the S50? With the carb concern as I'm in WI & like to ride during cold weather-are there start issues w/it? Thanks.
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Takes longer for the carb to warm up than the FI.

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Welcome from Indiana.
If you're concerned about the cold air, then a fuel injected model (c-50,M-50) may be the way to go.
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I have just joined but had my 02 Volusia for about 5 years. Here in Tennessee I have hit the road in single digit temps on more than one occasion. She is a little slow to start but does just fine after a few minutes of warming up. Wish I could say the same for my gloves...
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I believe '06 and up are all FI. I have and '08 with FI and I LOVE the FI; start and go, easy to adjust with an add-on FI controller, if we were in Scotland I'd have to say it's completely brilliant.

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Welcome from Maryland, I have to agree, the FI is great, hit the start button and go no matter what the temp is.

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