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by Katz1002
Fri Dec 13, 2019 4:31 am
Forum: GL1000 Information & Questions
Topic: Backfiring in the carb
Replies: 2
Views: 351

Re: Backfiring in the carb

Theres quite the myriad of things 1. carb sync you've toyed with the carbs so obviously you may need to resync them the procedure can be found from google. 2.check out everything ignition wise new plugs, caps, points etc unless newish already. 3. Check compression on that cylinder you may have a bur...
by Katz1002
Sun Dec 08, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: GL1000 Information & Questions
Topic: 1979 GL1000 Newb
Replies: 3
Views: 357

Re: 1979 GL1000 Newb

Thank you for the response. I noticed it will work better for 4th with a firm shift so ill just have to deal with that one. Im not splitting the case for that either ha ha, Ive cleaned the contacts till they were bright gold it just seems the plastic is physically worn down allowing the button not t...
by Katz1002
Sun Dec 08, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: GL1000 Information & Questions
Topic: 1979 GL1000 Newb
Replies: 3
Views: 357

1979 GL1000 Newb

Hello everyone this is my first post on here and I had a few questions regarding my first motorcycle I got about a month ago a 79 gl1000. Brief history of what ive done. New tires, rebuilt carbs, rad fan switch, master cylinder, any adjustments chilton recommends. Coated tank, electric fuel pump, al...