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Information and questions on GL1000 Goldwings (1975-1979)
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wingrider77s
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carbs

Post by wingrider77s » Thu Apr 07, 2011 1:16 am



i have a 77 gl1000 i bought a set of carbs that turned out to be off a 78 gl1000 will they run on the 77 ok thanks.



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Re: carbs

Post by dingdong » Thu Apr 07, 2011 8:48 am

In short , yes they will work but not very well. The carbs were changed significantly in 78.

Randakk has a description of why. http://www.randakks.com/TechTip32.htm
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wingrider77s
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Re: carbs

Post by wingrider77s » Thu Apr 07, 2011 3:42 pm

thanks for the info.

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