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by Pam
Mon Jul 30, 2018 10:15 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: would you keep it or sell it?
Replies: 8
Views: 240

Re: would you keep it or sell it?

All good advice, I would keep it as it is paid for rather buy a project. Also more chance of a cut or scrape on a project. Lots of folks on thinners and other meds and I am sure we would all be surprised as to who is taking what on Dr. advise. A decision not to be made without some thought but perso...
by Pam
Sun Jul 22, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Vintage Motorcycle Insurance in Alberta
Replies: 7
Views: 178

Re: Vintage Motorcycle Insurance in Alberta

I would be trying another company, It is a motor cycle by definition and they are always happy to take your money. Coverage would be high
by Pam
Sun Jul 15, 2018 10:20 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Engine Coolant
Replies: 11
Views: 1059

Re: Engine Coolant

I get the side stand appraoch which will allow the air in the block to rise to the high side, and I guess I should an made mention of the nice red funnel I used
by Pam
Fri Jul 13, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Engine Coolant
Replies: 11
Views: 1059

Re: Engine Coolant

Well I finallly got the coolant changed, Pulled the drain plug the coolant was a nice tourquise blue color. Drained nicley and I was thinking this shouldn't take to long. Now the filling I poured the new coolant into a clean glass measuring cup to make it more managable and started the fill. It was ...
by Pam
Mon Jun 25, 2018 5:19 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: New member - hello all
Replies: 2
Views: 200

Re: New member - hello all

Welcome be sure to check the tech pages :D
by Pam
Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Newby Here, With New-To-Me 2008 GL1800
Replies: 5
Views: 217

Re: Newby Here, With New-To-Me 2008 GL1800

Welcome lots of info here :D
by Pam
Sat Jun 09, 2018 11:08 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Engine Coolant
Replies: 11
Views: 1059

Re: Engine Coolant

Was in Can tire today and found that Honda compatible product, picked up a jug nothing left to do but get the flushing done.

Thanks guys
by Pam
Fri Jun 08, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: The Biker Wave...
Replies: 22
Views: 1146

Re: The Biker Wave...

I wave at every one. I have noticed that one lone Harley rider will wave. Two or more will not.
by Pam
Fri Jun 08, 2018 3:07 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Engine Coolant
Replies: 11
Views: 1059

Engine Coolant

Is there a suitable substitute to Honda coolant? I plan on changing my coolant but can't find a coolant that says it is silicate and borate free. I don't have a Honda store close, and have spent a lot of time reading labels, but none seem to fit the bill. I have found one coolant that Says it is saf...
by Pam
Sat Apr 28, 2018 10:55 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Charlie Horse on A Bike?
Replies: 6
Views: 578

Re: Charlie Horse on A Bike?

Few years ago I was on my way to a Dr. apointment because of pinched vertaba. I was feeling good so jumped on my Yamaha Venture. Off I go things are great feet out on the pegs. The pinched nerves caused extreem pain in my left leg and the foot pegs help with this. Now as I come into the town where t...
by Pam
Mon Mar 12, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: getting there
Replies: 3
Views: 424

Re: getting there

Sounds like a loose wire some where, Also upgrade the dog bone fuse if you havn't already done so.
by Pam
Fri Feb 02, 2018 10:00 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Engine heaters anyone?
Replies: 15
Views: 623

Re: Engine heaters anyone?

Worked at a remote community back in the day. Temps in the -25 to -40 were standard issue. Our fresh water tank was burried just below ground level. As the winter progressed the tank would freeze in from the sides making is smaller, basically just an ice ball. We hung a trouble lite in the tank with...
by Pam
Fri Feb 02, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: February Newsletter
Replies: 4
Views: 268

Re: February Newsletter

I am going with photo shop, or the bike was lifted into that position bu some means. There is evidence that the tree has been pruned at some point. Also given the size of the tree, and and if I recall right trees grow from the top and would not lift the bike that high. It may grow around the bike en...
by Pam
Tue Jan 09, 2018 11:46 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Happy New Year
Replies: 6
Views: 377

Re: Happy New Year

Happy New Year as well, From the cold Canadian Prairies
by Pam
Tue Dec 12, 2017 10:14 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Not exactly ATGATT
Replies: 13
Views: 629

Re: Not exactly ATGATT

Statistic just waiting to happen, and when it does the media most likely won't mention the lack of gear.
by Pam
Fri Dec 08, 2017 11:51 am
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: SHINKO TIRES
Replies: 11
Views: 1066

Re: SHINKO TIRES

I had a Shinko on the back of my 83 Venture Royal and got lots of miles and performance out of it. I put a Shinko on my Gl 1800 late last summer and so far it has been great, smooth ride and nice cornering. Time will tell
by Pam
Tue Dec 05, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: How cold will ya'll ride?
Replies: 60
Views: 3299

Re: How cold will ya'll ride?

Before I retired I rode to and from work on night shift. Going was aleways nece but cominf home te coldest I recall was -6 c or about 21 F. Other than being dark is was a nice ride about 50 miles.
by Pam
Wed Nov 22, 2017 12:31 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: I Get The Picture!
Replies: 3
Views: 410

Re: I Get The Picture!

Clark Griswold would be proud ot that first pic
by Pam
Wed Nov 22, 2017 12:26 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Starting from scratch
Replies: 14
Views: 759

Re: Starting from scratch

Very Nice and very satisfying when all goes well and the end project looks like that :D
by Pam
Sun Nov 05, 2017 9:13 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Goldwing owner at last!
Replies: 7
Views: 355

Re: Goldwing owner at last!

Wlcome, Dye the wife blond and all is good :lol:
by Pam
Sun Nov 05, 2017 9:05 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Hello from Athens, Alabama
Replies: 6
Views: 293

Re: Hello from Athens, Alabama

Welcome back if you have a problem someone else has already had it and the fix is outh there, Lots of good folks with a lot of info here. Need pic`s
by Pam
Tue Sep 12, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Is this a Problem
Replies: 9
Views: 629

Re: Is this a Problem

I am thinking there about 12000 miles mostly riding double, the pic looks worse than the actual tire as far a tread goes. Kind of a pain to get the tire off but I put the front tire in a chock and hung the back on my motor lift, Got her up and droped the tire out the bottom. Once the tire was out I ...
by Pam
Mon Sep 11, 2017 10:13 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Is this a Problem
Replies: 9
Views: 629

Re: Is this a Problem

Was trying to get the rest of the season out of it but no dice. New tire is on and trying to wear it out
by Pam
Sun Sep 10, 2017 10:05 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Is this a Problem
Replies: 9
Views: 629

Is this a Problem

I don't know much about anything but could this be a problem. First noticed it a low speed like a tire seperation but at speed it was smooth. Got home and found this Tire is a Dunlp D250
by Pam
Sat Sep 09, 2017 11:53 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Back rest opinions
Replies: 14
Views: 1351

Re: Back rest opinions

I have the Kuryakin on my 1800, love it 3 positions and can come off easly, makes me sit up or I tend to slouch easy install