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by crandell
Sat Jul 21, 2012 9:35 am
Forum: GL1000 Information & Questions
Topic: High Idle
Replies: 4
Views: 289

Re: High Idle

Thanks for the replys! turns out it was the choke linkage stiking,it wasent retuning all the way and the choke cable did have slack in it. She still runs a little ruff im going to pick up a carb sync tool and sync the carbs before full rebild job
by crandell
Sun Jul 15, 2012 4:13 pm
Forum: GL1000 Information & Questions
Topic: High Idle
Replies: 4
Views: 289

High Idle

My GL1000 has a high idle problem, after it worms up the idle jumps up to 2800 rpm, if I shut it off then start it back up it stays at 1150 rpm untill I give it some gass then back up to 2800 rpm. I can do this over and over with the same results. I have reset the points and timing,and cleened up th...
by crandell
Sun Jun 24, 2012 10:40 am
Forum: GL1000 Information & Questions
Topic: Bad timing
Replies: 3
Views: 405

Re: Bad timing

thanks for the info, it helped me big time! it let me finish my timing. Im hope this brings my idle back down.
by crandell
Thu Jun 21, 2012 8:33 am
Forum: GL1000 Information & Questions
Topic: Bad timing
Replies: 3
Views: 405

Bad timing

I just bought my first goldwing, 76 gl 1000. It ran but not well, it knocked and pinged and has a hight idel,2800 rpm. I checked the timing belts to find out the left belt was one tooth off. Fixed that,then ajusted the valve tapits, and then I cheked my points cleened and gaped, but this is my probl...