TWO-UP ONE-PIECE SOFTAIL SEAT KITS
J064362018-01-16
GENERAL
Kit Number
52000295, 52000297, 52000298, 52000300, 52000305, 52000349, 52000350, 52000353, 52000354, 52000355, 52000356
Models
For model fitment information, see the P&A Retail Catalog or the Parts and Accessories section of www.harley-davidson.com (English only).
Installation Requirements
WARNING
Do not install these seat kits on motorcycles that are not equipped with an appropriate grab strap and passenger footpegs. If footpegs and grab strap are not installed, passenger could fall from moving motorcycle or grab onto operator, causing loss of control and death or serious injury. (00410b)
(00410b)
These kits require the separate purchase of passenger footpegs if installed on a vehicle originally equipped with a solo seat. See the P&A Retail Catalog or the Parts and Accessories section of www.harley-davidson.com (English only) for a list of required parts or accessories for your model.
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)
(00308b)
Kit Contents
See Figure 3 and Table 1.
INSTALLATION
NOTE
When performing the following installation procedures, avoid scratching painted surfaces (fender, tank, etc.) with tools or metal seat tabs.
1.
Remove the seat following the steps in the owner's manual. Save seat mounting screw.
2.
Kit 52000297 only: Carefully remove protective tape from the rear fender.
3.
NOTE
Kit 52000353: Reuse grab strap from motorcycle.
All but kit 52000353: See Figure 3 Remove and discard existing grab strap. Kits 52000298, 52000305, 52000349, 52000350 52000354: Save fastening hardware from the motorcycle.
4.
See Figure 1. Remove and discard studded seat bracket if equipped.
a.
Remove nylon retaining washers (1) from bracket studs (2).
b.
Remove studded bracket from fender.
5.
Kits 52000295, 52000297, 52000300, 52000355, 52000356: See Figure 2. Install retention nut and retention washer in the appropriate fender holes.
a.
A cable strap may be used as an installation aid to install the retention nut and washer. Place the retention nut (1) over the cable strap (3) so the wide end of the nut rests on the eye of the cable strap. Thread the cable strap up under the fender and through the appropriate fender hole. Pull up on the cable strap to hold the nut snug against the underside of the fender.
b.
With the rib on the retention nut seated into the notch in the appropriate fender hole, slide the retention washer (2) into place from the rear. This will lock the retention nut in place. Remove the cable strap.
6.
Kits 52000295, 52000297, 52000300, 52000355: See Figure 3. Mark and apply protective tape to fender.
a.
Mark the bottom of isolators (5) that contact the fender with chalk.
b.
Set the seat in place with front and rear mounting locations on the seat aligned with the mounting locations on the motorcycle.
c.
Press down on the seat to transfer the marks from the isolators to the fender.
d.
Place protective tape (9) on the rear fender over the marks transferred to the fender.
7.
All but kit 52000353: See Figure 3. Install the grab strap (4) from kit using the screw (6) and washer (7). Tighten.
Torque: 6.75–10.2 N·m (60–90 in-lbs) Grab strap screw
8.
NOTE
Do not allow the seat to contact painted surfaces when sliding it through the grab strap or damage to paint can occur.
See Figure 3. Slide the back of the seat through grab strap and hook front tab of seat (12) into frame (11). Secure seat bracket to fender with screw from step 1.
9.
Pull up on the seat to check that it is secure.
1Nylon retaining washer (2)
2Bracket stud (2)
Figure 1. Studded Seat Bracket
Figure 2. Installation Tool
SERVICE PARTS
Figure 3. Service Parts: FXS Softail Seat Kits
Table 1. Service Parts Table
Kit
Item
Description (Quantity)
Part Number
52000295, 52000297, 52000300, 52000355, 52000356
1
Kits 52000295, 52000300, 52000355: Seat thumb screw
3075
2
Rear mounting bracket
51652-97A
3
Flange screw (2)
3588
4
Kit 52000295:Grab strap
52400151
Kits 52000355, 52000356: Grab strap
52400192
Kit 52000297 Grab Strap
52400098
Kit 52000300 Grab Strap
53031-05
5
Seat isolator (11)
11100174
6
Grab strap screw
3901
7
Grab strap washer
6036
8
Retention washer (part of seat nut kit)
  • Kits 52000295, 52000300 and 52000355 (qty: 2)
  • Kits 52000297, 52000356 (qty: 1)
Not Sold Separately
9
Kits 52000295, 52000297, 52000300, 52000355: Protective tape (4)
11100176
10
Retention nut (part of seat nut kit)
  • Kits 52000295, 52000300 and 52000355 (qty: 2)
  • Kits 52000297, 52000356 (qty: 1)
Not Sold Separately
Seat nut kit (includes items 8 and 10)
59768-97
52000305, 52000349, 52000350, 52000354
2
Kit 52000349: Rear mounting bracket
52000359
Kits 52000305, 52000350, 52000354: Rear mounting bracket
52000285
3
Kit 52000349:Flange screw (2)
965M
Kits 52000305, 52000350, 52000354: Flange screw (2)
67956-96
4
Kits 52000305, 52000354: Grab strap
52400151
Kit 52000349: Grab strap
52400193
Kit 52000350: Grab strap
52400194
5
Seat isolator
  • Kit 52000349 (qty 12)
  • Kits 52000305, 52000350, 52000354 (qty 11)
11100174
52000353
2
Rear mounting bracket
52000359
3
Flange screw (2)
965M
4
Grab strap
52400146
5
Seat isolator (12)
11100174
52000298
2
Rear mounting bracket
52000285
3
Flange screw (2)
67956-96
4
Grab strap
53031-05
5
Seat isolator (11)
11100174
9
Protective tape (4)
11100176