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by hondaazz
Sun May 24, 2020 8:25 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: '81 GL1100 front brake master cylinder replacement part
Replies: 1
Views: 201

Re: '81 GL1100 front brake master cylinder replacement part

For anyone who may be interested in replacing the '81 front master cylinder, I would strongly recommend the ST1100 master cylinder as a drop-in replacement. It's a single piece with a sightglass that faces you, and the handle is adjustable for those with big hands. It bolts right up to 7/8" bars, an...
by hondaazz
Fri Apr 03, 2020 6:14 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: 1981 GL1100 Backfire through exhaust
Replies: 1
Views: 201

Re: 1981 GL1100 Backfire through exhaust

Hello, my bike does something similar, but at about 2500rpm. I would suggest a sync of the carbs especially since you had them out of the bike. Did you split them or just flip the assembly when you cleaned them? You can buy a sync kit online fairly cheap too if you dont have a shop near you that can...
by hondaazz
Wed Apr 01, 2020 9:01 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: '81 GL1100 front brake master cylinder replacement part
Replies: 1
Views: 201

'81 GL1100 front brake master cylinder replacement part

I'm having a tough time with this master cylinder. I had to replace the reservoir due to the original being weathered and warped and replacing the rubber gasket wasn't enough. I then rebuilt the piston assembly, but now the spring appears to not be strong enough to return the lever back to "home" an...
by hondaazz
Mon Jul 22, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Clarion radio repair
Replies: 3
Views: 322

Clarion radio repair

Hey group, new '81 owner here! First, I want to say "thank you" to everyone here that's posted tips & tricks over the years - its been a valuable resource for me to getting my GW roadworthy again. My problem I would like to solve (but haven't found any solutions here yet) is that the radio receiver ...