2003 Honda Shadow VLX Deluxe

Shadow VLX Deluxe

Clean lines. Perfect feel. Spotless reputation. Chrome everywhere. Standard features like a swank low-rider seat and hardtail-style rear suspension, all in an affordable package. Note: California version differs slightly due to emissions equipment.

General Information

Manufacturer Honda
Model Year 2003
Model Shadow VLX Deluxe
Model Code VLX600CDC3
Stock Number 406060
Color Pearl Blue


Brakes Front: Single disc with twin-piston caliperRear: Drum
Tires Front: 100/90-19Rear: 170/80-15


Weight 458.0 lbs.
Wheelbase 63.0 in.
Seat Height 25.6 in.


Transmission Wide-ratio four-speed
Final Drive O-ring sealed chain


Engine 583cc, liquid-cooled, 52 degree, V-twin, SOHC, 3-valves per cylinder
Displacement 583cc
Bore x Stroke 75.0mm X 66.0mm
Compression Ratio 9.2:1
Carburetion Single 34mm diaphragm-type CV
Ignition CD with electronic advance, two spark plugs per cylinder


Suspension Front: 39mm fork, 5.7 in. of travelRear: Single shocks with 7-position spring preload adj., 3.5 in. of travel