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by macka
Fri Aug 12, 2011 8:28 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: sound systems
Replies: 5
Views: 174

Re: sound systems

super deluxe mind blowing, eardrum shattering sound systems will overload the stator on the aspy. You must upgrade your stator, or downgrade what you want in a stereo system. I use a headset because I can get great sound with very little power draw. I also don't listen to loud music anymore because ...
by macka
Thu Aug 11, 2011 8:21 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: 83 GL1100 clarion typeII intercome wiring harness
Replies: 3
Views: 318

Re: 83 GL1100 clarion typeII intercome wiring harness

I won't be home til labour day, but if you give me a chance, I think I have the harness in question.
by macka
Sat Jul 30, 2011 6:58 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: new tires for Sale
Replies: 14
Views: 552

Re: new tires for Sale

I'll probably take a day trip up to sterling.
by macka
Thu Jul 28, 2011 6:25 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Hello from canada
Replies: 14
Views: 352

Re: Hello from canada

CLASSIC GOLD WING MEET 2011 AUGUST 12, 13 and 14 near Brantford, Ontario (all makes of motorcycles welcome but the focus is on the Classic Gold Wings) Hi folks, it’s that time again to get together and meet up with Classic Gold Wing riders for good times, bike discussions and to just generally have ...
by macka
Thu Jul 21, 2011 12:51 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: new tires for Sale
Replies: 14
Views: 552

Re: new tires for Sale

Yea I could meet him by the I75/I96(?) junction from Port Huron
by macka
Thu Jul 21, 2011 12:46 pm
Forum: GL1000 Information & Questions
Topic: ballpark price
Replies: 1
Views: 183

ballpark price

How much do you guys think a gl1000 grabhandle is worth? Say in decent shape no rust. :?:
by macka
Mon Jul 18, 2011 8:44 am
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: new tires for Sale
Replies: 14
Views: 552

Re: new tires for Sale

I'll be in Niagara Falls all of August, if I can get a day off I'll drop by. We can meet in Detroit somewhere.
by macka
Mon Jul 18, 2011 8:39 am
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: WTB for 82 Aspy hi/lo beam switch
Replies: 4
Views: 242

Re: WTB for 82 Aspy hi/lo beam switch

No problem, I got my new ones in the mail too
by macka
Sun Jul 10, 2011 12:19 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Hello from canada
Replies: 14
Views: 352

Re: Hello from canada

welcome from the northwest side of Ontario :ugeek:
by macka
Fri Jul 08, 2011 5:40 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: No Power
Replies: 4
Views: 171

Re: No Power

did the bulb burn out? Sometimes in cars a spike will not only get fuses but bulbs as well. Also check and see if the ground is good, and the connections to the light have continuity. Check and see if the connector to the switch is good. These gremlins are a matter of grabbing the tester and testing...
by macka
Thu Jul 07, 2011 9:33 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Gl1100 missing
Replies: 12
Views: 455

Re: Gl1100 missing

now can I send you my carbs for a check up? :D see if I did it right. Seriously though this is good for the learning curve. I've been reading a lot and correcting my mistakes.
by macka
Wed Jul 06, 2011 12:31 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: WANTED: FRONT AND REAR PEGS FOR 1983 GL1100I
Replies: 4
Views: 169

Re: WANTED: FRONT AND REAR PEGS FOR 1983 GL1100I

I have a spare set of rears
by macka
Wed Jul 06, 2011 12:29 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: WTB for 82 Aspy hi/lo beam switch
Replies: 4
Views: 242

Re: WTB for 82 Aspy hi/lo beam switch

YHPM about the switch
by macka
Mon Jul 04, 2011 8:25 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: carbs
Replies: 2
Views: 166

Re: carbs

did you change the fuel filter and synch the carbs?
by macka
Mon Jul 04, 2011 8:17 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Greetings from Montana
Replies: 2
Views: 202

Re: Greetings from Montana

Said "suitcases" are Hondaline luggage. I like the fact they don't have high speed flip lids :geek: but hey One of the Vendors here sells lid keepers which are a good idea. And Welcome from the top of the big pond.
by macka
Mon Jul 04, 2011 7:22 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: GL1000 Parts for sale
Replies: 46
Views: 2569

Re: GL1000 Parts for sale

Dave,

Do you have another headlight assembly? The standard model no fairings.

Thanks,

Gord
by macka
Sun Jul 03, 2011 9:06 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: GL 1100 Service Manual for Download
Replies: 40
Views: 16996

Re: GL 1100 Service Manual for Download

I owe you a cold beverage of your choice when we meet :mrgreen:
by macka
Tue Jun 28, 2011 3:07 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Help Please No Start
Replies: 22
Views: 340

Re: Help Please No Start

did you actually put the bike in gear and push it? Sometimes the starter spins freely when jumped outta the bike but when under a mild load the solenoid doesn't have enough oomph to engage it to the flywheel.
by macka
Mon Jun 27, 2011 8:50 pm
Forum: Product Reviews
Topic: Moto Solutions RainCoat windshield coating
Replies: 24
Views: 6035

Re: Moto Solutions RainCoat windshield coating

can I use fog tech in my snowmobile helmet? I ride in cold weather obviously, but with the windchill I can see -40 easily. I use the rain x product atm, but it fogs somewhat.
by macka
Mon Jun 27, 2011 7:41 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Wife's bike!
Replies: 25
Views: 1043

Re: Wife's bike!

What about a shadow 650? It has some oomph, cruises nicely, can be modded to fit bags, and best of all short people can comfortably ride it.
by macka
Tue Jun 21, 2011 8:38 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Digital Dash
Replies: 1
Views: 127

Re: Digital Dash

I know with the conversion I helped with on a car, we had a signal converter made by dakota digital.
by macka
Tue Jun 21, 2011 8:31 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: GL1100 Carb conversion
Replies: 15
Views: 2364

Re: GL1100 Carb conversion

Honda has since gone back to fuel injection
by macka
Mon Jun 20, 2011 6:47 am
Forum: Just for Fun
Topic: Screw up Stories
Replies: 30
Views: 2992

Re: Screw up Stories

This isn't my Screw Up but I witnessed it. Two guys racing crotch rockets down at the local strip decided they were going to see who could do the best burn out. Well the first guy in a Yamaha lights up his tire and is making a sweet smoke show. The second guy not to be outdone lights his up. All of ...
by macka
Sun Jun 19, 2011 10:35 am
Forum: GL1100 DIY Articles
Topic: How to service your air compressor dessicant
Replies: 31
Views: 18452

Re: How to service your air compressor dessicant

Just an FYI the blue dessicant has a compound called cobalt chloride which is a carcinogen. Just replace them with the orange indicating type, which is carcinogen free.
by macka
Sun Jun 19, 2011 10:23 am
Forum: GL1100 DIY Articles
Topic: How to service your air compressor dessicant
Replies: 31
Views: 18452

Re: How to service your air compressor dessicant

Gord,

Where is it on sale?