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by Ace1Hunter
Sun Dec 06, 2015 7:17 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Valve/Tappets clearance
Replies: 13
Views: 461

Re: Valve/Tappets clearance

When a Honda engine sits the valves stick in the guides. Without removing then head the easiest way is to use Honda trans fluid in place of engine oil and rev the engine at hi revs to when the engine is operational temp meaning when the fan comes on. Then put back then engine oil and new filter. Thi...
by Ace1Hunter
Thu Jan 01, 2015 10:47 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: head light
Replies: 7
Views: 219

Re: head light

It is possible that the starter switch is stuck in between when the headlight is on and just be for you to hit the ignition first start. It sounds very similar to the problem I have in my motorcycle wine would not start but and the headlight was off I looked in the D I Y section of the stomatic for ...
by Ace1Hunter
Tue Dec 30, 2014 5:04 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Gl1200 1985 interstate parts for sale
Replies: 9
Views: 472

Re: Gl1200 1985 interstate parts for sale

hey you have the right side handlebar stop start control still for sale?
by Ace1Hunter
Tue Dec 30, 2014 4:06 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Right handlebar switch stop starter burnt starter switch
Replies: 1
Views: 94

Right handlebar switch stop starter burnt starter switch

Does any one know of a site to buy a band new right handlebar switch stop starter assembly or just starter switch?
by Ace1Hunter
Wed Dec 24, 2014 8:29 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: stator wires size
Replies: 4
Views: 178

Re: stator wires size

It is very Important to put the same gauge of wire for the stator wiring because they can burn up the wire is wrong gauge. My dad made this Mistake and the wires around where different gauge wires burnt up and the stator. The Goldwing he gave me.
by Ace1Hunter
Wed Dec 24, 2014 7:59 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Tires for 1200A
Replies: 5
Views: 354

Re: Tires for 1200A

Thanks for input you changed my Decision on what tire to buy when it is time to buy which is very soon as much as I ride more then I drive my 2005 Mini Cooper S that is Modified.
by Ace1Hunter
Wed Dec 24, 2014 7:42 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: 87 Aspy missing - won't fire properly - but idles
Replies: 52
Views: 2222

Re: 87 Aspy missing - won't fire properly - but idles

LoL your engine has Major problems.
by Ace1Hunter
Sun Dec 21, 2014 8:15 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Tires for 1200A
Replies: 5
Views: 354

Re: Tires for 1200A

These tires are great tires for your bike. I commute with my bike and I love these tires ck this link http://www.motorcycle-superstore.com/60 ... -rear-tire
by Ace1Hunter
Sun Dec 21, 2014 8:04 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: 1984 GL 1200 Clean Carbs without Removing Procedure Needed
Replies: 17
Views: 3502

Re: 1984 GL 1200 Clean Carbs without Removing Procedure Need

This a the only way to fix your carb problem speaking from experience other then rebuilding your carbs. Ck this link out viewtopic.php?f=5&t=24543&start=25
by Ace1Hunter
Thu Dec 04, 2014 6:04 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: 87 Aspy missing - won't fire properly - but idles
Replies: 52
Views: 2222

Re: 87 Aspy missing - won't fire properly - but idles

Do not buy BG 44k it is not the cleaner I am talking about. It is not strong enough. I have used it. BG 44K is used after the BG fuel injector cleaner.
by Ace1Hunter
Wed Dec 03, 2014 5:23 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: 87 Aspy missing - won't fire properly - but idles
Replies: 52
Views: 2222

Re: 87 Aspy missing - won't fire properly - but idless

The fuel filter is for to keep the fuel clean and because the lining could come apart and mess up your freshly clean carb. I use oem Honda fuel filter that is in stock at the Honda motorcycle dealer and is not pricey. BG fuel injector cleaner is sold at some Chevy dealership 's. When I used the fuel...
by Ace1Hunter
Wed Dec 03, 2014 10:42 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: 87 Aspy missing - won't fire properly - but idles
Replies: 52
Views: 2222

Re: 87 Aspy missing - won't fire properly - but idles

Seafoam does not work as good as BG cleaner. Another tech used Seafoam in his Honda sport bike that he built . He tryed my way because he did not have full power with the use of Seafoam. He was over joyed that it fixed his bike.I have been using BG cleaners sense the 1990's I stand behind their clea...
by Ace1Hunter
Tue Dec 02, 2014 8:02 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: 87 Aspy missing - won't fire properly - but idles
Replies: 52
Views: 2222

Re: 87 Aspy missing - won't fire properly - but idles

Hello I have tried all different types of cleaners and the only one that works is BG fuel injection cleaner. https://www.bgprod.com/catalog/gasoline-fuel-system/bg-fuel-injection-system-cleaner/#bg-product-2 I am a Honda Master tech. Messing with the carbs are tricky if you have not worked on them y...
by Ace1Hunter
Mon Nov 24, 2014 8:43 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: 86 honda goldwing parting out
Replies: 61
Views: 2744

Re: 86 honda goldwing parting out

Thank you! I have tried to find antenna on the Web and through the Honda dealer with no luck .
by Ace1Hunter
Sat Nov 22, 2014 7:18 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Gl1200 1985 interstate parts for sale
Replies: 9
Views: 472

Re: Gl1200 1985 interstate parts for sale

I am looking for antenna rod ,cb or normal that screws into the base.
by Ace1Hunter
Sat Nov 22, 2014 7:12 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: parting out a 86 1200 goldwing asp.
Replies: 3
Views: 281

Re: parting out a 86 1200 goldwing asp.

I am looking for antenna rod that screws into the base. A cb or normal antenna rod will work.
by Ace1Hunter
Sat Nov 22, 2014 7:00 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: 86 honda goldwing parting out
Replies: 61
Views: 2744

Re: 86 honda goldwing parting out

I am looking for cb or normal antenna. I need the rod that is the antenna the screws into the base. The flags broke the antenna .
by Ace1Hunter
Sat Nov 22, 2014 6:52 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: parting out 4 gl 1200 goldwings and a gl1000
Replies: 101
Views: 4419

Re: parting out 4 gl 1200 goldwings and a gl1000

I am looking for cb antenna or normal antenna for a 1986 GL 1200I. The rod that screws into the base broke there are replacement avalable.
by Ace1Hunter
Wed Nov 19, 2014 5:24 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: battery drain minimum
Replies: 16
Views: 1091

Re: battery drain minimum

The main problem was the stator. I tested the circuit with your DIY section. I pulled the engine with your help with DIY on pulling the engine and R&I stator. I pulled the engine with bike on the ground and used hydraulic jack and rolled the engine out. I pulled the t-belt covers off and did not tou...
by Ace1Hunter
Mon Nov 18, 2013 7:30 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: battery drain minimum
Replies: 16
Views: 1091

Re: battery drain minimum

Well, the battery manger was Honda parts person. He said honda techs fixed all this time. I am a Honda Master tech at a Honda car dealership . Bad connection can cause all types problems. I bought the bike to the shop a ran a parasitic load test was fine. I verafied he was right.
by Ace1Hunter
Sun Nov 17, 2013 3:24 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: battery drain minimum
Replies: 16
Views: 1091

Re: battery drain minimum

My 1986 Gl Interstate drained my new gel battery. I went to the battery place thinking bad battery they cked the battery was 9V . They charged it and it was ok. The battery manager was old honda part person he told me the kill switch can cause battery drain . He said ck the contacts on the kill swit...