1962 enthusiast

1962 enthusiast

The model line up remains unchanged for 1962.New features include  the “Tombstone” style speedometer on the Duo-Glides and Servi-cars, with brushed aluminum center in tombstone shape, and various other brushed aluminum components.
The two rectangular indicators have been replaced
with three round ones.

 Here are some great sources for detailed information about Harley Davidson’s 1962 Panhead

How to restore your Harley-Davidson by Bruce Palmer 111

Riding vintage website

the Jocky Journal web forum

hydra-glide.com The panhead and flathead site

The Harley Davidson Panhead service manual 59-69

1962 models
model engine type actual displacement compression factory options
FL sport solo 74 c.i.high compression 73.66 c.i. 7.25:1 ___
FLF sport solo footshift 74 c.i.high compression 73.66 c.i. 7.25:1 F=foot shift
FLH super sport solo 74 c.i. high compression 73.73 c.i. 8.0:1 __
FLHF super sport solo foot shift 74 c.i. high compression 73.73 c.i. 8.0:1 f=footshift

NOTE: the ” F denoting foot shift will not be stamped in serial number.

1962 models available colors
paint stripes speedometer
black _____ black face large silver numbers tombstone shaped  brushed aluminum center
tango red _____ _____
*hi-fi red _____ _____
*hi-fi purple _____ no chip available
*hi-fi blue
_____ _____
birch white _____ _____
police silver _____ _____

standard paint is two tone with standard color tank top and birch white side panels.

*extra cost hi-fi red, hi-fi purple,hi-fi blue

* standard solid color could be ordered at no extra charge.