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by knowhoweman74
Sun Oct 11, 2015 6:23 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: blue pipes
Replies: 5
Views: 322

Re: blue pipes

I have an 86 GL1200A that is backfiring exactly as described. Is there a vacuum line I need to check and if so where do I find it or is there something else I need to do?
by knowhoweman74
Tue Feb 03, 2015 1:55 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: deer alerts
Replies: 85
Views: 3872

Re: deer alerts

One more little story: This one doesn't have anything to do with deer or Goldwings but.......way back in about 1980 or so I took my Yamaha DOHC 500 up in the northeastern mountains of New Mexico on a scouting trip with my dad and brother along with the rest of the clan looking at elk hunting area. E...
by knowhoweman74
Tue Feb 03, 2015 9:08 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: deer alerts
Replies: 85
Views: 3872

Re: deer alerts

Yes, hitting a deer on my Wing is not one of my greatest wish to do's. It scares the hell out of me. My wife and I have hit 2 deer in cars. Once she was driving, once I was. Both instances were T-boned at speeds in excess of 50 miles an hour long after dusk. Needless to say, neither deer survived th...
by knowhoweman74
Tue Feb 03, 2015 8:42 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Impaired riding
Replies: 41
Views: 1781

Re: Impaired riding

I don't drink hardly at all. Once in a great while at a bbq or some get together like that, BUT I am not driving, not a car and definitely not my bike. I am often times called an old stick in the mud for not drinking like everyone else. The kids around me (30 years and older but still kids to me) ma...