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by bill603
Sat Jun 01, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: Bike will not Start
Replies: 4
Views: 367

Re: Bike will not Start

Might want to check the water level in the battery too. If you need to add water use only pure water. No additives/ no sports drink.
by bill603
Wed May 11, 2016 6:57 pm
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: Location of rear turn signal wires?
Replies: 3
Views: 646

Re: Location of rear turn signal wires?

Ian Thanks for the heads up, I went back looking for the plug you mentioned. What appeared to be gray in last nights fading light was actually an off white. Also found a flaw in my trouble shooting, see below. All needed wires located. <NOTE> Don't trouble shoot the turn signals using the 4 way flas...
by bill603
Tue May 10, 2016 10:32 pm
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: Location of rear turn signal wires?
Replies: 3
Views: 646

Location of rear turn signal wires?

Can any one tell me where to find the wires to the saddle bag mounted turn signals? I have an '08 GL1800. My reference is an '02 shop manual. If I'm deciphering correctly it goes thru a 22 pin gray plug then a 14 pin white plug then splits to the needed lamp. Orange is left turn, light green is righ...
by bill603
Fri Feb 19, 2016 12:14 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: starter turns over but no fire until I let off the button
Replies: 39
Views: 7282

Re: starter turns over but no fire until I let off the button

I noticed several posts where battery cells were found dry. I hope everyone knows to use pure/ distilled water to refill the battery. Contaminates in tap water may cause shorting between plates in the cells.