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by redbug
Fri Jan 19, 2018 10:35 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Gates belt #5043 and the T070
Replies: 2
Views: 59

Re: Gates belt #5043 and the T070

NGK spark plug number DPR8E-9 is also as 4929 or a #847. Those are all NGK numbers for that one plug. The T070 gates is also #5043 and also, "C" company is Charlie Company. Why is one higher? Tell the parts people you drive a 1983 Toyota Corolla (same belt) and he will be surprised it is still opera...
by redbug
Thu Jan 18, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Alternator Bolt Housing broken :(
Replies: 18
Views: 595

Re: Alternator Bolt Housing broken :(

Not being familiar with these engines is the broken piece to fit on the bracket as in the picture? Is that a add on bracket? Just curious. You keep talking about the case which I understand and it does look like a corner of the case piece, but then I want to keep staring at this bracket. Thank you.
by redbug
Tue Jan 16, 2018 1:15 pm
Forum: GL1800 Information & Questions
Topic: All Balls Or OEM Fork seal kit
Replies: 11
Views: 205

Re: All Balls Or OEM Fork seal kit

Just watched a video on the ez steer system and they use tapered bearings in there builds. Maybe get a hold of them and see what is working best on there units.
by redbug
Mon Jan 15, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: GL1000 Information & Questions
Topic: idle issues
Replies: 11
Views: 207

Re: idle issues

Mike Nixon wrote a booklet on rebuilding these carbs and Randell Washington (Randakk) produced an excellent video. Using those tools and a Randakk carb kit, my first carb rebuild went perfect and the carbs on that bike remain working perfectly today. Would you mind showing us the links to those ? I...
by redbug
Sat Jan 13, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: GL1000 Information & Questions
Topic: idle issues
Replies: 11
Views: 207

Re: idle issues

Over at randakks there is list of problems on the 75 models and how to repair and lots of info. How about a report of some kind, been chasing you on three different threads trying to keep up.
by redbug
Sat Jan 13, 2018 3:13 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: valve cover gaskets
Replies: 2
Views: 148

Re: valve cover gaskets

Just goggled three bond 1521, looks like it is everywhere. New to me also but I don't get out much. Looks like yamabond .
by redbug
Sat Jan 13, 2018 12:41 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: While I'm in there ytis(eye-tis)
Replies: 9
Views: 239

Re: While I'm in there ytis(eye-tis)

Wow! Is that all? No problem with that, pretty good deal. Hey we are not buying a new one are we? We are making ours look new. Please send photo after installing.
by redbug
Fri Jan 12, 2018 6:37 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: How do you grease the driving shaft?
Replies: 2
Views: 130

Re: How do you grease the driving shaft?

under gl1200 how to the second article on rear end maintenance should get you on the right track
by redbug
Fri Jan 12, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: While I'm in there ytis(eye-tis)
Replies: 9
Views: 239

Re: While I'm in there ytis(eye-tis)

A brand new windshield, it doesn't match. Well the windshield has done its job, so have all the lights up front (you we be pleasantly surprised at the new lighting) and it is also a safety issue.( Curtain drape deal)
Hey, you did all the important things first. Light it up!
by redbug
Fri Jan 12, 2018 4:18 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: 1985 Gold Wing Limited Altimeter
Replies: 5
Views: 163

Re: 1985 Gold Wing Limited Altimeter

How it works is that it senses barometric pressures and as the pressure changes it moves the needle mounted in a bourdon tube behind the meter. It operates 24-7 and requires no power. To set the altimeter locate a know location as the air port which in Peru is 682ft . Or down load app to your phone ...
by redbug
Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:13 pm
Forum: GL1000 Information & Questions
Topic: idle issues
Replies: 11
Views: 207

Re: idle issues

Check for vacuums leaks on manifolds linkage shafts and where air might enter by spraying carburetor cleaner around those areas. Are you sure no bind in linkage and throttle cables are completely to the idle stop screw. Be sure and sync the carburetors. Let us know..
by redbug
Thu Jan 11, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: GL1000 Information & Questions
Topic: idle issues
Replies: 11
Views: 207

Re: idle issues

What have you been messing with? Have you had this problem for a while? Remember when this problem started? A little bit more information please?
by redbug
Wed Jan 10, 2018 3:23 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: rear brake rotor for 83 Gl1100 Interstate
Replies: 2
Views: 95

Re: rear brake rotor for 83 Gl1100 Interstate

digital gauges and a air compressor will be a aspencade, or on the right side of the steering neck should be a id sticker.
by redbug
Tue Jan 09, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Motorcycle parts aftermarket in CANADA!!! (like NAPA,,Carquest'')
Replies: 16
Views: 253

Re: Motorcycle parts aftermarket in CANADA!!! (like NAPA,,Carquest'')

16900-371-004 fuel filter

45109-Ma7-006 dust seal

45209-Ma7-006 seal
by redbug
Tue Jan 09, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Motorcycle parts aftermarket in CANADA!!! (like NAPA,,Carquest'')
Replies: 16
Views: 253

Re: Motorcycle parts retailer in CANADA!!! (like NAPA,,Carquest'')

Did not realize partsnmore shipped from ca. Use them a lot. Hey gervas they have all the stuff you need there also five dollars less than partszillow.
by redbug
Tue Jan 09, 2018 5:50 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Motorcycle parts aftermarket in CANADA!!! (like NAPA,,Carquest'')
Replies: 16
Views: 253

Re: Motorcycle parts retailer in CANADA!!! (like NAPA,,Carquest'')

Partzillow.com Has the 2 seals and 2 dust boots and a fuel filter all for 34.22 all oem numbers . shipping was 11.99 to CA but I could not any further for final details.
by redbug
Tue Jan 09, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Motorcycle parts aftermarket in CANADA!!! (like NAPA,,Carquest'')
Replies: 16
Views: 253

Re: Motorcycle parts retailer in CANADA!!!

How about your local Honda dealer? Those parts are still available and you have to purchase each piece. They do not do kits. Dust seals, o-rings, mount rubbers, bleeder cap, even the pins.
by redbug
Tue Jan 09, 2018 4:25 pm
Forum: GL1000 Information & Questions
Topic: GL 1000
Replies: 4
Views: 193

Re: GL 1000

Sure... Go to Randakks cycle shack and read the Starting a Honda GL1000 after a long lay up. Read all the way through and read the posts and re read it again. Plenty of info there and lots of info here also. As far as the starter cable getting hot, since info is limited to your problem, bad grounds ...
by redbug
Wed Dec 20, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Gl1100 starter aftermarket
Replies: 14
Views: 542

Re: Gl1100 starter aftermarket



Your starter is on its way..
by redbug
Thu Dec 14, 2017 11:16 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Gl1100 starter aftermarket
Replies: 14
Views: 542

Re: Gl1100 starter aftermarket

Well now I know why it is always said to rebuild your original starter if possible. Plastic driver gears? man oh man. Will pull the starter off and have a look see Saturday (curious) and see for sure if it is plastadrive. At least see how it is holding up.
by redbug
Thu Dec 14, 2017 9:50 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Gl1100 starter aftermarket
Replies: 14
Views: 542

Re: Gl1100 starter aftermarket

Nations Starter and Alternator Services in Cape Girardeau Mo. For over 20 years I have used these guys and never a problem even on warranty. Went by place there3 yrs. ago for the first time and there place is spotless, clean, and helpful and know there stuff. Four years on this starter on the wing, ...
by redbug
Fri Nov 03, 2017 10:18 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Goldwing owner at last!
Replies: 7
Views: 281

Re: Goldwing owner at last!

Now I wonder if this is the same silver gold wing that you saw back then?
by redbug
Thu Oct 19, 2017 7:16 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: 83 GL1100 PRESSURE VALVE
Replies: 9
Views: 411

Re: 83 GL1100 PRESSURE VALVE

MJSantos wrote:
Thu Oct 19, 2017 6:48 pm
No you don't. You can access it from the left side.
Would that also mean the right side as sitting on the bike?
by redbug
Tue Oct 10, 2017 10:40 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Blinkers don't latch 1983 aspencade
Replies: 7
Views: 310

Re: Blinkers don't latch 1983 aspencade

Do you happen to have led bulbs in the turn signals? I changed the front bulbs back to regular 1157 bulb and then they operated correctly. You loose the power to activate solenoid so it clicks or cancels.
by redbug
Mon Sep 25, 2017 5:05 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: 83 interstate over heating
Replies: 6
Views: 250

Re: 83 interstate over heating

Have you burped the system to get all the air out and are all the hoses good to the overflow tank? Did you install the thermostat and is it a Honda thermostat? A Honda thermostat is the way to go, yes you can use the Napa but it isn't right. How about the radiator hoses, good condition and not separ...