Search found 2 matches

by skooter lovin bob
Thu May 16, 2013 6:06 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: 86 GL1200i death wobble~!
Replies: 6
Views: 816

Re: 86 GL1200i death wobble~!

I read on this post that the leaking front fork seals can't cause a wobble. I don't mean to contradict but the same thing happened to me on an 81 wing a few years ago. Wife and I coming down a slight grade at about 50 mph., started to wobble for no apparent reason. Hit the foot break and slowed to a...
by skooter lovin bob
Sat May 04, 2013 8:31 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: heavy white smoke from exhaust
Replies: 14
Views: 1647

Re: heavy white smoke from exhaust

It seems you solved the smoke problem." kudos " You may still have a simple problem though. When you check your oil level, do you check it on the kick stand? if so, you will get a bad reading. you should always check it on the center stand or at least hold it level. do not rock it fast to the level ...