How to Remove Harley V Rod Rear Wheel

by Robert Good

The Harley-Davidson V-Rod is a big motorcycle with a powerful engine that can cause damage to the rear tier and rear end of the motorcycle. You may need to remove the rear wheel from your Harley V-Rod for a number of reasons: upgrades, damage repair or basic maintenance.


Place the Harley V-Rod onto a motorcycle stand to get the rear wheel off of the ground.


Remove the axle nut securing the rear wheel on the frame of the Harley V-Rod using the wrench and pliers.


Hammer the wheel axle out of the wheel axle hole. Push the wheel toward the engine to loosen the chain or belt.


Remove the drive chain or belt from the rear wheel. Pull the rear wheel away from the Harley V-Rod.

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Living in Tucson, Ariz., Robert Good has been writing from 2003 on a wide variety of subjects ranging from sports, gardening and cooking to auto repair, home maintenance and travel. Good holds a Bachelor of Science in psychology from the University of the State of New York.

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