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by 1981wing
Thu Aug 21, 2014 3:51 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: GL1200 Ingnition Switch troubles
Replies: 3
Views: 285

Re: GL1200 Ingnition Switch troubles

You did not mention much what your symptoms are so I will do the best I can. To answer your question (yes) you can bypasss the ignition switch. All the ignition switch does is connect the red wire going into switch to the black coming out. If you make a jumper wire with a toggle you should be bypass...
by 1981wing
Sat Aug 02, 2014 7:11 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: frustrated beyong all measure
Replies: 5
Views: 266

Re: frustrated beyong all measure

Do a search on youtube.com for: Honda Goldwing Carburator Syncronize this link should work // it should be Steve Saunders video //

by 1981wing
Sat Aug 02, 2014 1:20 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: frustrated beyong all measure
Replies: 5
Views: 266

Re: frustrated beyong all measure

A good way to check for electric skip is to hook up a timing light and again run the bike at night and you can see by watching the light blink if one particular cyclinder is skipping
by 1981wing
Sat Aug 02, 2014 1:10 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: frustrated beyong all measure
Replies: 5
Views: 266

Re: frustrated beyong all measure

Just my 2cents. First we got to figure out if problem is electrical skip or a fuel cough. I would run it at night looking for any electrical problem and also have air filter off to see if when skips or coughs there is any fire coming back thru carbs in the intake area. (If it has Carbs) On my 1981wi...
by 1981wing
Sat Aug 02, 2014 12:50 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: ELECTRICAL 1985 Gl1200i QUIT and will NOT turn over
Replies: 1
Views: 77

Re: ELECTRICAL 1985 Gl1200i QUIT and will NOT turn over

Got it Corrected. Ended up being a broken circuit in the fuse box 3rd fuse back from lead in wires. The fuse itself was good but that 3rd terminal inside the fuse box gave out. Luckily I had a spare parts bike. Installed different fuse box and it cranked rite up. I know this circuit operates the sta...
by 1981wing
Thu Jul 31, 2014 1:40 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: ELECTRICAL 1985 Gl1200i QUIT and will NOT turn over
Replies: 1
Views: 77

ELECTRICAL 1985 Gl1200i QUIT and will NOT turn over

The Wing just quit like it ran out of gas after getting 15 miles from home. Turn the key on: (Have headlight and Dash lit) and press start button the nuetral gets brighterbut no crank. I can get it to roll over by jumping starter main solenoid cables but no fuel pumping or spark. Checked Fuses under...