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by vince69140
Mon Jan 23, 2023 5:16 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: 516

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

you have to remove the smoke box from this side:


you have to release this other side of the collector exhaust gaz.
6 bolts to be removed, but to be fully wet with WD40, as they have been heated. not too much power, as they can break !


by vince69140
Sun Jan 22, 2023 11:09 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: 516

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

Hi there I've got the same issue on my previous bike be patient; and put at first some WD40, or equivalent lubricant. I think it is mandatory to remove one of exaust collector pipe (right one seems to be the easiest one), and you may find some extra job there, as some screws (dowel) might be broken....
by vince69140
Sun Jan 22, 2023 10:38 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: New Goldwing Owner, what are the "must dos"?
Replies: 9
Views: 318

Re: New Goldwing Owner, what are the "must dos"?

Hi there, still focusing on rubber parts, not only tires, time belts, and fixing rings, you have also the couple ammortizer in the rear wheel and also the same for the alternator. still for rubber; there is also one 'souflet' protection around the right rear shock absorber, and the four parts fixing...
by vince69140
Sun Jan 22, 2023 10:10 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Turm signal for trailer
Replies: 0
Views: 105

Turm signal for trailer

Hi GoldWingers, I'm riding one of those tremendous GL 1500 SE. After having winterized my bike, I'm currently taking care of it, replacing breaking pads, breaking 'tubes', renovating air filter for compressor, and adding a trailer hook. This trailer hook is also coming with a 7 contacts trailer plug...
by vince69140
Tue Jul 26, 2022 10:40 am
Forum: GL1500 DIY Articles
Topic: How to remove and replace your front wheel
Replies: 23
Views: 25333

Re: How to remove and replace your front wheel

Hello WingAdmin, others also :D Just starting to thank you a lot for different stuffs published here and also for your Q&A videos. Having seen some on them, in one of it you mention to take care how the front wheel is mounted back, not to make each arm of the fork too close (few 1/10 mm only), o...
by vince69140
Mon Mar 28, 2022 3:24 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: LEDs and flashers - ya... that again...
Replies: 43
Views: 4082

Re: LEDs and flashers - ya... that again...

Hello fellows, few pics taken, as promised: I will put some more protection on it, and then it will make wiring invisible. And also to confirm those flashing relay are adjuted for 'Led' consumption, tiking the right rythm, even adjustable. No need to add any extra resistor, or load, having all bulbs...
by vince69140
Sun Mar 27, 2022 12:13 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: LEDs and flashers - ya... that again...
Replies: 43
Views: 4082

Re: LEDs and flashers - ya... that again...

Hey guys, Curently reviewing my GL1500 from1996, removing a lot of dust, I've finnaly removed the top case - Thanks to WingAdmin for the so detaillled pictures, as it is the first time for me to 'dismantle' all this stuff :). It gives me the opportunity to change the old and dusty flashing relays : ...
by vince69140
Sun Nov 28, 2021 3:39 am
Forum: Product Reviews
Topic: Upgrading my 1500 LCD
Replies: 47
Views: 6336

Re: Upgrading my 1500 LCD

Hi guys, here a topic on a french speaking forum: https://www.goldwingpartage.com/t10858-nouvel-ecran-lcd-pour-gl1500 It shows at least he started this project 2 years ago, and it is not starting from nowhere. A very great replacement kit, easy to install, only a question of time and being patient. ...