trying to find a part but dont know what it is called


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firagate
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trying to find a part but dont know what it is called

Postby firagate » Wed Mar 02, 2016 7:30 pm



well im back
anyways im looking for a part for my 1979 gl1000 its a little cap that screws on the back of the engine around where the alternator is i cannot figure out what its called or where to buy one does anyone have any idea what its called and a place that sells it

also im looking for the right side housing for the belt housing the back part that has the timing mark it broke so i have to replace it but im having problems finding it as well

if anyone has any idea where to buy them it would be a big help for me thanx for the help in advance



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Re: trying to find a part but dont know what it is called

Postby spiralout » Wed Mar 02, 2016 8:09 pm

firagate wrote:well im back
anyways im looking for a part for my 1979 gl1000 its a little cap that screws on the back of the engine around where the alternator is i cannot figure out what its called or where to buy one does anyone have any idea what its called and a place that sells it

#4 here http://www.westernhonda.com/fiche_section_detail.asp?section=2562557&category=Motorcycles&make=Honda&year=1979&fveh=132887
firagate wrote:also im looking for the right side housing for the belt housing the back part that has the timing mark it broke so i have to replace it but im having problems finding it as well

#5 here http://www.westernhonda.com/fiche_section_detail.asp?section=2562531&category=Motorcycles&make=Honda&year=1979&fveh=132887 but it's discontinued. Try Ebay

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Re: trying to find a part but dont know what it is called

Postby firagate » Wed Mar 02, 2016 8:31 pm

thanx i found the cap but the other part it says is discontinued

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Re: trying to find a part but dont know what it is called

Postby firagate » Wed Mar 02, 2016 8:50 pm

ok i found the parts thanx for the help the main thing i needed is what they were called

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Re: trying to find a part but dont know what it is called

Postby RBGERSON » Fri Mar 04, 2016 7:30 am

Note I have one $7 with shipping..but these things fit lots of bikes and were the tappets caps on the 750's there were 8 of them same size etc. PM if you want it.
HAD LOTS OF GOLDWING 75-83
NOW INTO 1500'S..RIDING A 1998 SE

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Re: trying to find a part but dont know what it is called

Postby offcenter » Fri Mar 04, 2016 2:20 pm

When ever you don't know what a part is called, just ask for the gamafoben that attaches to the thermacrockle.
Those parts guys are good. They'll find it for you. :lol:


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