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by aperry
Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:12 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: best tire that has long life and best ride
Replies: 26
Views: 1994

Re: best tire that has long life and best ride

I have Avons on my 1500. The tread pattern doesn't seem too good for channeling water, and for the first time I dropped the bike in a water crossing. They handle well dry, but I don't trust them on wet surfaces. I may change them out early. In the past I used Dunlop E3s. The grip was great, but they...
by aperry
Sun Aug 30, 2015 2:03 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Alternator issue
Replies: 8
Views: 287

Re: Alternator issue

Thanks I will give it a try.
by aperry
Mon Aug 24, 2015 9:08 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Alternator issue
Replies: 8
Views: 287

Re: Alternator issue

Due to recommendations I also purchased a rebuilt alternator. It made lots of noise, so I returned it. The replacement one also made noise. I decided to cut my loses, stop spending money on shipping, and bought a brand new cheap one. That failed at 175 miles and stranded me. I re-installed the noisy...
by aperry
Tue Nov 01, 2011 8:46 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: GL1500 radio problems
Replies: 5
Views: 3524

Re: GL1500 radio problems

+1 on the fuse. Had the same thing happen this week. You will have to loosen the left saddlebag to get the cover off the relay box.