RIDER BACKREST KIT
J064322017-08-23
GENERAL
Kit Number
5200409
Models
For model fitment information, please see the P&A Retail Catalog or the Parts and Accessories section of www.harley-davidson.com (English only).
Installation Requirements
WARNING
Rider and passenger safety depend upon the correct installation of this kit. If the procedure is not within your capabilities or you do not have the correct tools, have a Harley-Davidson dealer perform the installation. Improper installation of this kit could result in death or serious injury. (00308b)
Kit Contents
See Figure 3 and Table 1.
INSTALLATION
1. Remove seat. See owner's manual.
2. Remove one side of grab strap. See owner's manual.
3. Feed grab strap through adjuster knob cover. See Figure 1.
4. Attach grab strap to motorcycle.
5. Install seat.
6.
NOTE
Rider backrest receptacle can be accessed by separating rider and passenger seat sections by hand.
With rider backrest folded forward, insert lower mount bracket into receptacle in seat.
7.
NOTE
A click should be heard when backrest is in the correct position.
Press rider backrest assembly down until fully seated.
Figure 1. Adjuster Knob Cover Installed
ADJUSTMENT
1. Raise backrest and adjust as needed for rider comfort.
NOTE
  • Height adjustment knob is loosened to allow sliding up or down of backrest, then tightened to lock in place.
  • Forward lean adjustment knob is turned clockwise or counter-clockwise to tilt backrest forward or backward.
1Height adjustment knob
2Forward lean adjustment knob
Figure 2. Rider backrest adjustment knobs
SERVICE PARTS
Figure 3. Rider Backrest Components
Table 1. Service Parts: Rider Backrest Kits
Item
Description (Quantity)
Part Number
1
Grade 8 Hex Cap Screw, Black
Not Sold Separately
2
Shoulder washer, nylon (4)
Not Sold Separately
3
Adjustment knob (2)
51868-06A
4
Upper mount bracket
Not Sold Separately
5
Screw, button head
Not Sold Separately
6
Pivot head backrest
Not Sold Separately
7
Lock nut, stainless steel
Not Sold Separately
8
Backrest assembly
Not Sold Separately
9
Lock nut, stainless steel, black oxide
Not Sold Separately
10
Lower mount bracket
Not Sold Separately
Adjuster knob cover (not shown)
50700055