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by onedayright
Wed Jan 25, 2023 10:44 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Help! 1997 GL1500 trouble removing the connector piece for the two exhaust pipes in front of the rear tire.
Replies: 18
Views: 271

Re: Help! 1997 GL1500 trouble removing the connector piece for the two exhaust pipes in front of the rear tire.

Hey Mike,
not yet, but I will once I get the dam thing removed Lol...I will then figure out if I can repair it, if not Ebay it is Mike. I really won't have a choice at that point. No way I want to get crazy re $$$
by onedayright
Wed Jan 25, 2023 10:04 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Help! 1997 GL1500 trouble removing the connector piece for the two exhaust pipes in front of the rear tire.
Replies: 18
Views: 271

Re: Help! 1997 GL1500 trouble removing the connector piece for the two exhaust pipes in front of the rear tire.

Thks Rambozo,
LOL, so I saw a used one for $800+ US and another $160+ for shipping πŸ™‰πŸ™ˆ definitely need to be careful not to damage it and I will have a professional welder do the repair. I will be working on it again this Saturday, hopefully will be able to remove it.🀞🀞
by onedayright
Tue Jan 24, 2023 11:00 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Help! 1997 GL1500 trouble removing the connector piece for the two exhaust pipes in front of the rear tire.
Replies: 18
Views: 271

Re: Help! 1997 GL1500 trouble removing the connector piece for the two exhaust pipes in front of the rear tire.

Thanks Mike, the bike came to me with it broken and it appeared to had a unsuccessful weld repair done. I have no clue how it broke off the way it did??.. Ok, well it looks like I'm going to be loosening one of the exhaust manifolds to get this chamber off. I have never removed or loosed one beforeπŸ™‰...
by onedayright
Tue Jan 24, 2023 5:32 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Help! 1997 GL1500 trouble removing the connector piece for the two exhaust pipes in front of the rear tire.
Replies: 18
Views: 271

Re: Help! 1997 GL1500 trouble removing the connector piece for the two exhaust pipes in front of the rear tire.

Hey Mike, thanks for your comments. I have loosen it off where both exhaust manifolds meet the chamber but just won't come off. I was trying not to remove either of the manifolds if possible. There is room for the piece to come off but man it loosens on one side then you hit the chamber on the other...
by onedayright
Tue Jan 24, 2023 3:30 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Help! 1997 GL1500 trouble removing the connector piece for the two exhaust pipes in front of the rear tire.
Replies: 18
Views: 271

Re: Help! 1997 GL1500 trouble removing the connector piece for the two exhaust pipes in front of the rear tire.

Sorry auto correct is annoying, I meant: will be the way to go from here.

Have you ever removed this part during a repair?
by onedayright
Tue Jan 24, 2023 3:04 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Help! 1997 GL1500 trouble removing the connector piece for the two exhaust pipes in front of the rear tire.
Replies: 18
Views: 271

Re: Help! 1997 GL1500 trouble removing the connector piece for the two exhaust pipes in front of the rear tire.

So I found online the part I'm trying to remove, I will attach the picture below, again just want to make sure there are no other bolts other than the ones on either side connecting the maifolds. With regards to repairs.. the piece actually is in very good condition with only surface rust. welding a...
by onedayright
Mon Jan 23, 2023 12:07 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Help! 1997 GL1500 trouble removing the connector piece for the two exhaust pipes in front of the rear tire.
Replies: 18
Views: 271

Re: Help! 1997 GL1500 trouble removing the connector piece for the two exhaust pipes in front of the rear tire.

Thanks for your reply! I've done both WD40 and a tourch loosen it up.... It's loose, just can't seem to get it off... I'm using a rubber mallet hitting one side the the other.. it moves but will not fall off :roll: :roll:
by onedayright
Sat Jan 21, 2023 4:39 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Help! 1997 GL1500 trouble removing the connector piece for the two exhaust pipes in front of the rear tire.
Replies: 18
Views: 271

Help! 1997 GL1500 trouble removing the connector piece for the two exhaust pipes in front of the rear tire.

Hi everyone, I hope you're all well. I'm moving along nicely on my project, but I've run into a snag... the left rear exhaust pipe is broken where it meets the connector from the manifolds to the exhaust pipes. I've heated it up and loosen it but cannot remove it? Don't want to damage anything, so f...
by onedayright
Wed Jan 11, 2023 10:22 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Replacing my valve case gaskets 1997 GL1500
Replies: 4
Views: 236

Re: Replacing my valve case gaskets 1997 GL1500

Thank you and by the way, I have seen serval of your video's on YouTube. Super informative :D :D
by onedayright
Tue Dec 27, 2022 10:08 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Replacing my valve case gaskets 1997 GL1500
Replies: 4
Views: 236

Replacing my valve case gaskets 1997 GL1500

Hi everyone, I hope the Christmas holidays have been good...
My question is:
do I put a bit of oil on the new rubber qaskets, put nothing, or put something else to help seal
The gaskets?

Thank you in advance πŸ™‚πŸ™ŒπŸ₯‚
Machado
by onedayright
Fri Dec 23, 2022 7:11 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Given a 1997 GL1500 SE Canadian Limited Edition, that has fuel injection on both sides of the fairing??
Replies: 30
Views: 1473

Re: Given a 1997 GL1500 SE Canadian Limited Edition, that has fuel injection on both sides of the fairing??

Thank you for your quick reply! That's what I thought, but I do not understand why the previous owner would put two "Fuel injection" decals on a bike that has a carburetor :shock:
by onedayright
Fri Dec 23, 2022 6:02 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Given a 1997 GL1500 SE Canadian Limited Edition, that has fuel injection on both sides of the fairing??
Replies: 30
Views: 1473

Given a 1997 GL1500 SE Canadian Limited Edition, that has fuel injection on both sides of the fairing??

Hi everyone, So everything I've read and all the videos I've seen basically state that there is no 1997 fuel injection GL1500. I'm not sure if the previous owner thought it was a good idea to put fuel injection on it?? it does seem to look original and I'm not sure what a fuel injection glodwing eng...