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by ljtelfer
Thu Jul 21, 2011 11:10 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: 1980-1983 Crank Shaft Question?
Replies: 2
Views: 160

Re: 1980-1983 Crank Shaft Question?

Ok so if the 82-83's have different gears, can I put a 82-83 crank into my 81 without any problems. It does look like the 82-83's had different gears in the tranny compared with the 80-81's.
by ljtelfer
Tue Jul 19, 2011 10:30 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: 1980-1983 Crank Shaft Question?
Replies: 2
Views: 160

1980-1983 Crank Shaft Question?

My story is below here is my question: From what I see the 1980-81 have a different part number for the crank shaft than the 1982-83 crank shaft. Are these crank shats not interchangable? And why? I bought a 1981 GL1100 Interstate and i was having a problem with the bike starting. The engine would b...
by ljtelfer
Mon Nov 09, 2009 11:25 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: GL1100 1981 Starter Problem?
Replies: 1
Views: 346

GL1100 1981 Starter Problem?

I bought this bike a couple of weeks ago. The engine was slightly locked up, I did get it loose and turns over easily by pushing the bike in gear with the spark plugs out. I have a new battery that is fully charged, the solenoid does click when the start button is pushed. The solenoid does seem to b...