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gl 1100 carb kit

Post by tcoholmes » Wed Aug 31, 2011 12:47 pm



Does anyone have any comenets/experience with Saber Cycle's deluxe carb kit. The price looks good and it has all the componets I need but I am concerned about their quality and fit.
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Re: gl 1100 carb kit

Post by virgilmobile » Wed Aug 31, 2011 4:12 pm

Yes NO.Bad experience.Search the forum for that name.

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Re: gl 1100 carb kit

Post by WingAdmin » Tue Sep 06, 2011 3:44 pm

I've only ever heard extremely bad experiences from people using the Saber Cycle carb kit. Have a look at the user comments: http://www.goldwingdocs.com/Vendors/Saber_Cycle_880

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Re: gl 1100 carb kit

Post by jrdbadger » Wed Sep 14, 2011 11:22 am

try Randakks.com for a carb. kit

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Re: gl 1100 carb kit

Post by thrasherg » Wed Sep 14, 2011 11:38 am

Saber have a lot of reputation, most of it very bad.. Would definately suggest you try someone else (like Randakks).

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Re: gl 1100 carb kit

Post by MJSantos » Wed Sep 14, 2011 6:34 pm

Stay away from the kits. I bought a set and the only parts that were any good were the O rings. Whoever manufactures the kits for them has lousy QC program.

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Re: gl 1100 carb kit

Post by littlebeaver » Wed Sep 14, 2011 6:40 pm

From all I have gathered, body parts and such are fine to get from them but when it comes to Carb parts, I'd look elsewhere... Oh I read someone complaining about a water pump they got from them too.. and fan switch too..ect. ect. ect....But you make the choice... :D

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Re: gl 1100 carb kit

Post by britman » Wed Sep 14, 2011 8:50 pm

Run away very fast fron there site and never look at it again also stay away from Barracuda parts as thats saber cycle as well



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