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by Professor
Sun Mar 17, 2013 1:24 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Absolutely NO brakes on an 85 Aspencade
Replies: 0
Views: 96

Absolutely NO brakes on an 85 Aspencade

Hi Folks, I actually thought I would be riding yesterday as the weather was fantastic for riding. :) God, had other plans for me. In the past month or so I have replaced the windshield then removed the windshield to put in a windshield vent. Replaced both throttle cables, installed a Back Off Wig Wa...
by Professor
Thu Feb 21, 2013 8:05 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: 85 GL1200A Front tire and fork rebuild
Replies: 2
Views: 194

Re: 85 GL1200A Front tire and fork rebuild

Thank you for the reply. Yes I had removed the allen bolt. Additionally I had removed the springs and was attmepting to further dismantle the fork. It was then that I discovered the circlip which had been broken causing me much stress in removing it. Finally the job has been done and I am now awaiti...
by Professor
Mon Feb 18, 2013 8:04 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: 85 GL1200A Front tire and fork rebuild
Replies: 2
Views: 194

85 GL1200A Front tire and fork rebuild

Hi Folks, I have solved all of my previous elctrical challenges on this bike. Now I have found that I cannot break the bead on the front tire I want to replace nor can I take the upper sleeve out of the lower sleeve so that I can rebuild the forks. I removed the fork without challenge and additional...
by Professor
Fri Feb 15, 2013 7:54 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: 85 GL1200A Not even an attempt to start
Replies: 3
Views: 69

Re: 85 GL1200A Not even an attempt to start

Virgilmobile,

I truly appreciate your input and can assure you that I will be performing your tests tomorrow morning.


Professor
by Professor
Fri Feb 15, 2013 7:00 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: 85 GL1200A Not even an attempt to start
Replies: 3
Views: 69

85 GL1200A Not even an attempt to start

Hello All, My bike is almost totally apart. This has been done to make repairs and upgrades. My entire front fairing has been removed as has been the carbeurators (did not like/trust the throttle cables). Besides which I also was in the process of adding cruise control hence the entire right handle ...
by Professor
Thu Feb 07, 2013 5:27 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Cruise Control Challenges
Replies: 1
Views: 130

Cruise Control Challenges

Did the 85 GL1200A come with cruise control?

Can anyone direct me to a good source of information on hooking up a Honda Cruise Control to the 85 1200A Carburated bike?