Final Drive leaks

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Final Drive leaks

Postby blindmonkey » Thu May 05, 2011 8:18 pm

I have an 78 Honda Goldwing 1000, and the final drive leaks a little. I can't see it leak but the rim gets oily. I clean it off and i go for a 30 min ride and the rim is oily again. I was thinking or just replacing the final drive, but I figure I would shoot out a post to see if anyone knows how to maybe fix it, maybe it could just be a bad gasket that could be replace. So if anyone had this problem before I would like some input how I can fix this or it cant be fixed.

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Re: Final Drive leaks

Postby dingdong » Fri May 06, 2011 8:23 am

There are seals that can be replaced in the final drive but finding them might be a problem.

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Re: Final Drive leaks

Postby rfoley » Tue May 17, 2011 7:19 am

Some of the seals u can get at a local bearing house others may need to come of a part house on line I replace my last because the coupling was bad, I have a 86 gl1200 sei
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Re: Final Drive leaks

Postby portugeezer » Fri May 20, 2011 10:30 pm

I have one if you need one

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