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by Chiefho70
Fri Apr 26, 2013 7:43 am
Forum: GL1500 DIY Articles
Topic: How to rebuild your front forks
Replies: 45
Views: 50695

Re: How to rebuild your front forks

I have a 1983 GL1100A for the most part will this tutorial work for that bike or are there some major differences I should be aware of.
by Chiefho70
Wed Apr 18, 2012 12:33 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: New tires
Replies: 6
Views: 779

Re: New tires

Thanks Avon Venoms it is
by Chiefho70
Tue Apr 17, 2012 4:08 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: New tires
Replies: 6
Views: 779

Re: New tires

The tires I selected to replace my worn out Dunlops were a set of Avon Venoms. The best price I found on the Internet was, surprisingly, at Rocky Mountain ATV MC which is an off-road ATV/dirt bike store. The front 120/90H-18 (71H) Avon Venom AM41 was $107, and the rear 140/90HB-16 (77H) Avon Venom ...
by Chiefho70
Fri Apr 13, 2012 10:10 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: 1983 GL1100a air suspension leak
Replies: 3
Views: 209

Re: 1983 GL1100a air suspension leak

If I remember (from pulling it apart years ago), the decrease button is just pressing a schrader valve. If so, you could just insert a new valve core and fix that problem. There was a small plunger on top of the schrader valve that has a o ring in it. That is what was stuck. Thanks for you replys. ...
by Chiefho70
Thu Apr 12, 2012 1:43 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: 1983 GL1100a air suspension leak
Replies: 3
Views: 209

1983 GL1100a air suspension leak

Hi all new to forum and first post, I cant seem to add air into my shocks. When I depress the selector switch either front or rear I hear air escaping right away without depressing the increase or decrease button. Is this normal ? I think the decrease button is stuck down as it does not seem to be a...