noisey alternator


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rlsapp
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noisey alternator

Postby rlsapp » Fri Dec 23, 2011 6:31 pm



my alternator on my 97 wing is making alitttle noise, thinking the bearing is going bad... does anyone know how to remove the alternator from the bike, and can it be rebuilt cheap???



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Re: noisey alternator

Postby trike lady » Sat Dec 24, 2011 10:56 am

I have something that may help and all you'd have to do is pay shipping.
I never throw anything away, especially when someone else can repair it or in your situation use it for parts.
When I upgraded to a Compufire I kept the original which the Honda Tech told me only needed brushes to work and its off a 1993 GL1500A.
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Re: noisey alternator

Postby rlsapp » Sun Dec 25, 2011 1:09 pm

by trike lady » Sat Dec 24, 2011 10:56 am

I have something that may help and all you'd have to do is pay shipping.
I never throw anything away, especially when someone else can repair it or in your situation use it for parts.
When I upgraded to a Compufire I kept the original which the Honda Tech told me only needed brushes to work and its off a 1993 GL1500A.
I have something that may help and all you'd have to do is pay shipping.
I never throw anything away, especially when someone else can repair it or in your situation use it for parts.
When I upgraded to a Compufire I kept the original which the Honda Tech told me only needed brushes to work and its off a 1993 GL1500A.


I do thank you for the suggestion, and if I didn't already have the one on the bike to rebuild, I would indeed pay for the shipping for yours. I have also put some thought for the Compufire alternator, but the $$$ is tight these days. I have been without a job since Oct of last yr. Agian, THANKYOU for your suggestion.


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