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  1. Ugh! I broke my horn button - is there an aftermarket replacement? 2005 - S40

    The Boulevard
    Oh wise ones - I managed to pop the horn button off the assembly with my impeccably manicured nails while cleaning my bike. The little widgets holding the button in broke off and I am looking at having the pleasure of buying a new Left hand switch assembly - horn, light, turn. . :stupid: So...
  2. Suzuki S40 Shocks

    New Member Pitstop
    So I got my first bike, a 2013 Suzuki S40, a couple months ago and was wondering how to adjust the rear shocks. Should I adjust them or get them replaced? Some articles I've read say the stock shocks are pretty crappy, and if so what's a good choice and size? I keep bottoming out when I...
  3. Boulevard S40 grinding noise

    I just purchased a new 2014 Suzuki Boulevard S40. When I drove it out of the dealership there was a loud grinding or squeaking noise. I took it back immediately and they spent an hour fixing it. They told me that they adjusted the belt. I drove it out again and went home but the noise was...
  4. S40 engine cuts out when downshifting

    Mechanics Corner
    Hi, this forum is worth it's weight in gold! I wonder whether anyone has any bright ideas for my newest issue:2005 S40 Boulevard with just over 2,000 miles on it (bought two months ago.) I noticed that now that the weather is getting colder and wetter, my bike will cut out when I downshift...
  5. S40 moving turn I need a degree in mechanical engineering?

    The Boulevard
    Beloved forum members, you have proven to be incredibly valuable to me before. I am still a noob, but put a few hundred miles on my new-to-me 2005 S40 in the past few weeks. So now I invested in a windshield..great. And I want saddlebags. I contacted Viking bags because I like the look of their...
  6. 2005 Suzuki S40.. Backfire,

    Mechanics Corner
    Hi, I am a complete noob. I just got a 2005 S40 with 1535 miles. It obviously sat somewhere for a while. First day, it backfired twice when I rode it home...after a few miles. Called sales guy who told me not to worry, bike has sat, no biggie. I put about 200 miles on it, filled up with ethanol...
  7. oil drain plug on Suzuki Boulevard S40

    Mechanics Corner
    I have a 2006 Suzuki Boulevard S40 that I just got. I am trying to change the oil, but having trouble finding the drain plug. I have a manual, but the plug does not seem to be where the book says it should be. Can anyone help?