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by Nlmman47
Mon Nov 07, 2022 1:51 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Low Fuel light
Replies: 3
Views: 224

Low Fuel light

my low fuel light does not come on when it get below e on the gauge. it comes on when i first turn it on, so bulb works. i not sure if my fuel gauge is wrong or the low fuel sensor is not right. i also know that it reaches e . then i fill up and put about 4.5 gals in and its a 6 gal. tank correct. s...
by Nlmman47
Mon Nov 07, 2022 1:46 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Putting in a 90 amp alternator, do you have to change your battery
Replies: 7
Views: 444

Re: Putting in a 90 amp alternator, do you have to change your battery

is it real hard to change the alternator i might want to change mine
by Nlmman47
Mon Nov 07, 2022 12:58 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: gl 1500 Radio
Replies: 1
Views: 166

gl 1500 Radio

is there a wire i can disable to keep it from going to mute on its own without sending it to get repair. i seen a few things on youtube but not sure of what one to do. if someone got a link to seen me to i would appriciate it. it is very annoying to tap on on radio to get it back off and sometimes t...
by Nlmman47
Wed Oct 05, 2022 9:37 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: front bearings
Replies: 3
Views: 183

Re: front bearings

Im old fashion to.. but I'm changing bearings not real sure they need it but I'm am struggling with death wobble. So I figure I just changed them anyway. Then check steering bearings next
by Nlmman47
Wed Oct 05, 2022 9:32 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Lock when off
Replies: 5
Views: 315

Re: Lock when off

No it original. Thsts what I don't. I never had one do that. But when I shut bike off it won't roll. Like it's in gear. But start bike and it will roll
by Nlmman47
Wed Oct 05, 2022 3:32 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Lock when off
Replies: 5
Views: 315

Lock when off

I have a GL 1500 93. i have notice when i am trying to move bike when motor is off and in neutral and try and roll the bike forward or backwards the bike acts like its in gear. i have to start the bike make sure its in neutral then i can roll the bike. is it something i am missing. or does it have a...
by Nlmman47
Wed Oct 05, 2022 3:12 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: front bearings
Replies: 3
Views: 183

front bearings

I have 93 gl 1500, i am going to change the tire on the front and also put new bearings in just in case. question is is better to put the bearings in first the have the tire mounted and balance or does it realy matter. i know not a real big issue but just curious. and also should i forget getting it...
by Nlmman47
Tue Sep 06, 2022 4:54 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: alternator noise over radio
Replies: 4
Views: 202

Re: alternator noise over radio

where can i buy a replacement condenser. and do i have to remove the altenator
by Nlmman47
Tue Sep 06, 2022 9:26 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: alternator noise over radio
Replies: 4
Views: 202

alternator noise over radio

i have recently started to get that high pitch noise over the speakers. is there something i need to get to suppress the noise. i tired the magnet on some of the wires to the radio. but not helping. is the condesor for the alternator needs work or is there something else i need to do. any suggestions
by Nlmman47
Sun Sep 04, 2022 2:37 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: balancing beads
Replies: 4
Views: 282

balancing beads

i have 93 goldwing.. thinking of putting balancing beads in my front tire. the tire is showing cupping issues. and it does have the death wobble at 35, now it doing it more and more. i need to get a new tire soon. but will the beads help until i get a tire, if i use them will i have to take the weig...
by Nlmman47
Tue Aug 23, 2022 9:23 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: alternator
Replies: 1
Views: 183

alternator

i have 93 1500, the question is what is the normal AMP output? mine is running 13 to 13.2 when at running in 5 gear. according to my amp meter i install, sometimes it shows 11.8 to 12 or sometimes lower going down the road. i not sure if it my meter(which is a Cheap one) or is it alternator turning ...
by Nlmman47
Sat Aug 20, 2022 8:24 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: 1993 goldwing radio
Replies: 7
Views: 682

Re: 1993 goldwing radio

i have notice when this happens my mute does engage and my handle bar controls stop working. sometimes tapping will help sometimes not. i check all the wiring to the radio and i open the radio up but cant find the problem. can some one tell me what wire conection is it that i need to look at and how...
by Nlmman47
Mon Aug 01, 2022 4:18 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: gl 1500 heel toe shifter
Replies: 6
Views: 470

Re: gl 1500 heel toe shifter

do you still have the heal to shifter for gl 1500
by Nlmman47
Mon Aug 01, 2022 3:11 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Weak battery?
Replies: 1
Views: 65

Weak battery?

i Know you mention this before, but how do you know your agm battery is weak or going bad. when i start the bike sometimes it wont crank until i let go of the starter. is there away to check the battery
by Nlmman47
Sat Jul 23, 2022 3:28 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: 1993 goldwing radio
Replies: 7
Views: 682

Re: 1993 goldwing radio

also my display needs to be change so im am not sure if the mute comes on the display. where does it normally shows up at. i got get that changed soon. or do that upgrade of the display but im not sure how i will go to that or how hard it will be
by Nlmman47
Sat Jul 23, 2022 3:24 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: 1993 goldwing radio
Replies: 7
Views: 682

Re: 1993 goldwing radio

i tape around the tape deck or center radio. sometimes it takes a lot to do it. it is possible a loose wire plug. i have had it out a few times in the pass. i don't use the mute button on handle bars so im not sure that's the case. is it possible that something loose inside of it.
by Nlmman47
Sat Jul 23, 2022 8:03 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: 1993 goldwing radio
Replies: 7
Views: 682

1993 goldwing radio

my factory radio is acting up. the sound keeps going in and and out. it will be normal then it will get real low until i tap on it and it will work for a bit then do it again, does anyone have an ideal. is something lose? any info will be helpful. theses radios are not the best in the world i know.
by Nlmman47
Wed Jun 15, 2022 6:59 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: TIRE CUPPING & DEATH WOBBLE
Replies: 22
Views: 2243

Re: TIRE CUPPING & DEATH WOBBLE

I don't think cupping can be a cause of death wobble. When a tire is cupped, it is usually a repeating left/right pattern of every 10 inches or so around the tire. Death wobble on our bikes is most prevalent at around 35 mph, particularly when decelerating. At 35 mph, the left/right cupping cycle w...
by Nlmman47
Thu Jun 09, 2022 1:41 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: TIRE CUPPING & DEATH WOBBLE
Replies: 22
Views: 2243

Re: TIRE CUPPING & DEATH WOBBLE

i just installed a fork brace. i believe its the super brace not blackwing. but it does make the front end tighter and more control of the steering. i still have the deceleration woble at 35 but it still helps on the leaning and steering. im happy with that i hope it would stop the wobble but i happy
by Nlmman47
Wed Jun 01, 2022 10:21 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: TIRE CUPPING & DEATH WOBBLE
Replies: 22
Views: 2243

Re: TIRE CUPPING & DEATH WOBBLE

is there a way to check if it is my forks. i haven't changed the oil in them since i had it and i doubt the old rider did. i am going to change the oil soon as i get the gauge i order in. i want to make sure i get the right amount in there. i dont want to take the forks off to do that if i can help ...
by Nlmman47
Thu May 26, 2022 11:34 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: TIRE CUPPING & DEATH WOBBLE
Replies: 22
Views: 2243

Re: TIRE CUPPING & DEATH WOBBLE

my tire is starting to cupping now. is it just normal wear or is it a sign of something more
by Nlmman47
Tue May 17, 2022 12:15 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Rear Brake pedal Travel?
Replies: 6
Views: 204

Re: Rear Brake pedal Travel?

thanks for the info. i did use a vacuum pump to bleed them and they were in need , real dark fluid. but its all fresh now front and back. but its possible i still have air. but i thought about the cylinder of the caliber, maybe they need lube of some sort, but do you think is the best way to lube it...
by Nlmman47
Tue May 17, 2022 9:50 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: iddle problem on 1500
Replies: 2
Views: 213

iddle problem on 1500

i was having a problem with the bike when cold would only run if i used the the choke. and when it was ruining on idle with chock of it would surge ever so often. i saw a video on how to stop that and it works. but it is bypassing the problem. is it a vacuum leak and if so what do you think it is. i...
by Nlmman47
Tue May 17, 2022 9:32 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Rear Brake pedal Travel?
Replies: 6
Views: 204

Re: Rear Brake pedal Travel?

i have done the same thing but my brake pedal is almost al the way down and i don't have good brakes. i hear my front break make a sound like it is not compressing in al the way. is there a proportional valve in the system? or is it i just need to rebuild my master cylinder. which is a pain to et to...
by Nlmman47
Sat Apr 30, 2022 4:29 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: sound in rear drive
Replies: 3
Views: 145

Re: sound in rear drive

Let me clarify
question 1
It makes almost a scrapping sound briefly about every two turns
Question 4
When I turn off it will back fire some and the engine will roll back, if you know what I mean