Turn angle sensor


Information and questions on GL1500 Goldwings (1988-2000)
  • Sponsored Links
Post Reply
craneman
Posts: 2
Joined: Sat Jul 23, 2011 8:07 pm
Location: Jacksonville Florida
Motorcycle: 1995 GL1500 SE

Turn angle sensor

Post by craneman » Sun Aug 07, 2011 6:07 pm



I have a 1995 GL1500se. Dose this hane a turn angle sensor and if so what does it do? Thanks



User avatar
ka9nyn
Posts: 14
Joined: Wed Mar 23, 2011 4:38 pm
Location: Chamberlain, SD
Motorcycle: 1995 GL 1500 SE

Re: Turn angle sensor

Post by ka9nyn » Mon Aug 08, 2011 9:24 am

I believe it does have a 'Bank Angle Sensor'.
It kills the fuel pump ( I think) if the bike exceeds a certain lean angle.
Dave & Rose
Chamberlain, SD
1995 Goldwing SE

User avatar
ka4yqi
Posts: 250
Joined: Sun Jul 19, 2009 2:32 pm
Location: Carrollton, Ga.
Motorcycle: 1998 Goldwing SE
Contact:

Re: Turn angle sensor

Post by ka4yqi » Fri Aug 12, 2011 10:19 pm

Dont the turn angle sensor setfort the cancellation of the turn signal after a turn? Atleaast that is whats in my mind. It's old and feeble wwith a few screws lost.

Steve

drtytrucker
Posts: 2
Joined: Wed Apr 13, 2011 11:24 am
Location: Oconto Falls, Wisconsin
Motorcycle: 96 Interstate 1500

Re: Turn angle sensor

Post by drtytrucker » Sat Aug 13, 2011 12:09 pm

The bank angle sensor should be under the trunk, and if you go past 49-deg on a turn it shuts off the fuel pump. The auto turn cancel is on the steering head.

Anemone
Posts: 1
Joined: Thu Sep 01, 2011 12:23 pm
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Motorcycle: 1988 GL1500

Re: Turn angle sensor

Post by Anemone » Thu Sep 01, 2011 3:45 pm

The "Bank Angle Sensor" shuts off the fuel/engine in the event that the bike "goes down." This device was the subject of a recall in June of 1995 that applied to production years 1988-1993. The problem was that the original sensor could lose its "damping" fluid and the engine would/did shut off during hard cornering...try to recover from that one, it's like locking the rear wheel when you're heeled over hard in turn.
Good luck



Post Reply



Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 11 guests