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The
 
Utopia
 
Built-In Driver Backrest
 


  Custom Bar Installation Instructions

Installation Available by Utopia Products, Inc.

Shown here on Shadow 1100 A.C.E.

(The following installation procedure, applies to all models below. After studying installation procedure, scroll down and click on your model to see bar installed on your seat base.)

 

General Custom Installation Instructions (applies to all models listed below)

  • Remove rear seat from cycle, or entire seat if you have a one piece seat.
  • Remove any seat brackets.
  • Remove all staples holding on seat cover.
  • Remove seat cover and foam, being careful not to tear cover or foam.

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1. Install our Custom Backrest Bar.  Lay in place  as shown in picture 1 or as shown in link below for your model cycle.  Mark through holes in bar and drill 9/32" holes in seat base to line up with the holes in Custom Bar.  Install bolts through lock washer, flat washer, seat base and screw tightly into Custom Bar.


2. Mark center of foam in appropriate area,   by lining up foam along side seat base with bar now installed.  Cut slit in foam about 1 1/2" wide, all the way through the bottom of foam, as shown in picture 2.


3. Slide foam over installed bar, as shown in picture 3.  Tube should be close to level with the surface of foam. 


 

4. Install cover completely.  Do not cut slit in cover till completely installed.  Feel for tube, under cover, as shown in picture 4.


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5. Carefully make a slit to allow it to come through the now installed cover, as shown in picture 5.  "DO NOT CUT ANY THREADS WHERE COVER IS SEWN TOGETHER."  Cut no wider than necessary. 


6. Bend and shape  the Peel and Stick Boot and install, as shown in picture 6. 


  • Install backrest to tube with bolt provided.
  • Install seats, adjust backrest for comfort,  and "Take a Ride!"

 

Click on your model below, to take you to picture of  Utopia Built-in Driver Backrest Bracket, installed on TOP of your STOCK passenger seat base,  between seat base and foam inside seat (rear seat on 2 piece and passenger area on 1 piece two up seat).  May be helpful to print off the picture to study later, before returning to your shopping cart.


Honda:

Shadow 1100 ACE (shown above)

750 ACE

750 Spirit

750 Spirit Shaft Drive

1100 Spirit

750 Aero

1100 Aero

Shadow VT1100

VT1300 Interstate/Stateline

600VLX  1 piece seat

600VLX 2 piece seat

RUNE

NT700V

NC700X/S

DN-01 Crossover

Sabre

ST1100

ST1300

SH150

VALKYRIE (2014)

V45 Super Magna 87-88

CTX 700

CTX1300

VFR 1200X B

VTX 1300 Custom

VTX 1300 R

VTX 1800

VTX 1800 R

VTX 1800 N

VTX 1800 F

HONDAR


Yamaha:

250 V-Star

650 V-Star

650 V-Star Custom

950 V-Star

1100 V-Star

1300 V-Star 

Raider

Road Star

STRYKER

TENERE 1200

Warrior

FJR 1300
'06 and up new style

                             Roadliner and Sratoliner ( models)

750 & 1100 Virago

535 Virago


CF MOTO:
V5 Legacy

V5 Sapero


Buel:

Ulysses

Lightening


Kymco:

Downtown

See Exciting and Grand Vista direct link from webpage

Harley:

Heritage Softail Classic '06 and older

Heritage Softail Classic '07 and newer

Softail Deluxe FLSTNI

Softail Deluxe FLSTN

Softail Deuce

Softail Springer Classic

Fatboy

Fatboy Low

Road Glide Anniversary

Road King CVO

Dyna Super Glide T-sport (FXDXT)

Dyna Super Glide (FXD)

Dyna Super Glide Custom (FXDC)

Dyna Wide Glide ((FXDWG) older

Dyna Wide Glide ((FXDWG) 06-07

Dyna Wide Glide ((FXDWG) 2012 up

Dyna Low Rider  (FXDL)

Dyna Switchback (FLD)

Dyna Fat Bob (FXDF)

Sportster XL1200 R and C

Sportster XL1200 R and C   2010 and newer


Suzuki:

800 Intruder

1400 Intruder

1500 Intruder

1500 Intruder with gel,
(also available for 750 Int, pics
not available at this time) 

C50

M50

S50

S83

C90

C90 Boss

C109RT

M109R

800 Marauder

650 Savage

650 Boulevard

800 Volusia
(indicate gel seat or not
below in comment area) 

V-Strom 650

V-Strom 1000

Burgman 200


Victory:

'99 Victory

'99 Victory with gel

2000 Victory 
with or without gel


Vespa:

Vespa GT 200


Moto Guzzi

California 1400 Tour

California 1100 EV (1 piece seat)

California 1100 EV (2 piece seat)

 

Kawasaki:

500 Vulcan LTD

Vulcan EN500C

650 Vulcan

Vulcan 750

800 Vulcan Classic

900 Vulcan Classic and LT

900 Vulcan Custom

1500 Vulcan Classic

1600 Vulcan Classic

Vulcan 1700 Classic&LT

Vulcan 1700 Nomad

Vulcan 1700 Voyager

2000 Vulcan

2000 Vulcan Classic LT

1500 Nomad

1600 Nomad

Voyager 1300 

800 Drifter

1500 Drifter

Mean Streak

Concours 1000

Concours 1400


Triumph:

Rocket III Classic

Triumph  America  1piece seat

Triumph  America 2 piece seat

Triumph Tiger 1050

Triumph Tiger 800

Triumph Tiger Explorer 1200

 Triumph Trophy 1200

Triumph Thunderbird (Stock Seat) (Tour Seat)

 


BMW:

R1100/1150 RT

R1200 RT

R1200 RT (heated passenger seat)

R1200 RT 1px low seat

R1200 R

R1200 GS 2014 and older

R1200 GS 2015 and newer

C600 SPORT


Aprilia:

Atlantic 500

Scarabeo 500

Scarabeo 250


Piaggio:

MP3 400/250

MP3 500

BV 250


Indian:

Chief


Can-Am:

Spyder GS/RS/ST all models

Spyder F3

 

 

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