83 motor into an 82

Information and questions on GL1100 Goldwings (1980-1983)
  • Sponsored Links
Posts: 1
Joined: Sun Apr 03, 2011 5:29 am
Location: mebane nc
Motorcycle: 1982 gl1100a aspencade naked

83 motor into an 82

Postby goldwingjim » Tue Apr 05, 2011 10:14 am

Can an 83 asp motor be put into an 82 without any mods?

User avatar
Site Admin
Posts: 16911
Joined: Fri Oct 03, 2008 4:16 pm
Location: Strongsville, OH
Motorcycle: 2000 GL1500 SE
1982 GL1100A Aspencade (sold)
1989 PC800 (wife's!)
1998 XV250 Virago (sold)
2007 Aspen Sentry Trailer

Re: 83 motor into an 82

Postby WingAdmin » Tue Apr 05, 2011 12:41 pm

There will be minor mods, but nothing overwhelming. You'll have to deal with the fact that the 83 has a gear indicator switch, and the 82 has just a neutral switch, but that's easy to do. There's something about the pulse generator that I think might be different, but it's escaping my memory at the moment.

Return to “GL1100 Information & Questions”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: mytown and 3 guests