GL1500 "Rubber cover thingy"


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GL1500 "Rubber cover thingy"

Postby n5926g » Thu Apr 02, 2015 9:22 am



Hello again, while awaiting a reply on my hose question,I decided to pull up on the large rubber cover under the intake tubes to follow the route of the hoses.....This cover promptly ripped,and fell apart in my hands....Is it imperative that I replace it? and if so,where on earth do I find one...as evidenced by the subject line,I have no clue what its called.... :?



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Re: GL1500 "Rubber cover thingy"

Postby WingAdmin » Thu Apr 02, 2015 9:37 am

n5926g wrote:Hello again, while awaiting a reply on my hose question,I decided to pull up on the large rubber cover under the intake tubes to follow the route of the hoses.....This cover promptly ripped,and fell apart in my hands....Is it imperative that I replace it? and if so,where on earth do I find one...as evidenced by the subject line,I have no clue what its called.... :?


Apparently Honda didn't know what to call it either, because in the parts list, its name is just "Rubber." The part number is 19050-MT2-010 - and you can get a new one for about $50:

http://partsfinder.onlinemicrofiche.com ... WATER-PIPE

It is necessary - without it, you will boil off fuel in the carbs from the engine heat.

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Re: GL1500 "Rubber cover thingy"

Postby n5926g » Thu Apr 02, 2015 9:45 am

Thanks! Felt like a total idiot but had no clue what to call it!

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Re: GL1500 "Rubber cover thingy"

Postby Mh434 » Thu Apr 02, 2015 2:04 pm

Actually, it sounds like you nailed it with what you called it!

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Re: GL1500 "Rubber cover thingy"

Postby Happytrails » Thu Apr 02, 2015 3:50 pm

"rubber doodad"
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Re: GL1500 "Rubber cover thingy"

Postby rottiman » Fri Apr 03, 2015 7:37 am

WingAdmin wrote:
n5926g wrote:Hello again, while awaiting a reply on my hose question,I decided to pull up on the large rubber cover under the intake tubes to follow the route of the hoses.....This cover promptly ripped,and fell apart in my hands....Is it imperative that I replace it? and if so,where on earth do I find one...as evidenced by the subject line,I have no clue what its called.... :?


Apparently Honda didn't know what to call it either, because in the parts list, its name is just "Rubber." The part number is 19050-MT2-010 - and you can get a new one for about $50:

http://partsfinder.onlinemicrofiche.com ... WATER-PIPE

It is necessary - without it, you will boil off fuel in the carbs from the engine heat.

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Call it a Carb Condom...................... :D




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