gl1000 normal rpm


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gl1000 normal rpm

Postby 77goldwing1000 » Thu Apr 30, 2015 1:00 am



what is the normal rpm supposed to be for a gl1000? as mine only runs right at around 2000 , at least thats what i have it ideling at, will this hurt anything?



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Re: gl1000 normal rpm

Postby WingAdmin » Thu Apr 30, 2015 9:36 am

77goldwing1000 wrote:what is the normal rpm supposed to be for a gl1000? as mine only runs right at around 2000 , at least thats what i have it ideling at, will this hurt anything?


2000 is way too high. Correct idle speed for your bike is 950 RPM, +/- 100 RPM.


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