77 Hond goldwing

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77 Hond goldwing

Post by popspunkin1960s » Mon Jun 10, 2013 7:47 am

I was riding down the highway at 70 mph and the bike started to loose power backfired once and then shut down What could this be?

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Re: 77 Hond goldwing

Post by Oddbirdwithbrokewing » Mon Jun 10, 2013 2:21 pm

Thats not a lot to go on but I would check points first. Check to see if you have spark, compression, and fuel with correct timing.

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Re: 77 Hond goldwing

Post by dingdong » Tue Jun 11, 2013 6:36 am

Possible broken timing belt. My 76 did just that when a belt broke. Just a guess though.

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