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by ChasK
Mon Jun 30, 2014 9:40 pm
Forum: Reference Information
Topic: 84 Speed Sensor Replacement Found
Replies: 14
Views: 4155

84 Speed Sensor Replacement Found

For those who need a replacement speed sensor for their 84 Goldwing Aspencade I can confirm that one from an 02 VT750 will work without modification. I took a chance on one from ebay when mine went bad and it worked, the connector was the same,wires same, only difference was the wires were a tad sho...
by ChasK
Sat Feb 16, 2013 9:25 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: 85 ltd cutting out
Replies: 6
Views: 637

Re: 85 ltd cutting out

I bought an 85 ltd last year and it would die every time the weather got warm (~90* or so). It would bog and stumble at low RPM's until it came up to temp, run good for 5 - 10 miles or so, then act up again. The engine temp never got too hot, just barely over the 1/2 way mark on the gauge. I put new...
by ChasK
Sat Feb 02, 2013 9:38 am
Forum: GL1800 DIY Articles
Topic: How to prevent cross-threading fasteners
Replies: 13
Views: 20427

Re: How to prevent cross-threading fasteners

Your article is missing the second installment where you have severely messed up female threads and you resort to the Helicoil, thread repair kit. These have saved my bacon many times.
Chas
by ChasK
Tue Jan 08, 2013 11:47 pm
Forum: GL1800 DIY Articles
Topic: How to make your own ethanol-free gasoline
Replies: 47
Views: 107848

Re: How to make your own ethanol-free gasoline

This is a good topic and I'm just joining it, here's my initial thoughts. 1. I don't like ethanol fuel any more than you men. Some Governments, you just can't reach... 2, In my younger, dumber days, I ran it in a car for 188,000+ miles, this car smoked from the day I bought it, when the smoke got so...
by ChasK
Thu Aug 30, 2012 9:18 pm
Forum: Trip Info, Reports & Gatherings
Topic: survey, wingdocs member group rides yea or nay?
Replies: 74
Views: 3613

Re: Member Rides

2nd post here but couldn't resist, interested in goldwings???,,, I'm going to the Davis Motorcycle Rally again this year, last year was my first year and we went on our Victory Vegas. I NEVER saw so many Goldwings in my life!!! There is interest you just gotta find it and inform it. Join me the week...
by ChasK
Sat Aug 25, 2012 10:54 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Vapor Locking or something else?
Replies: 15
Views: 1646

Re: Vapor Locking or something else?

Am I reviving a dead issue? I sure hope so, I hope the problem is solved and ariespaw0379 can give me the cure. My first post here and it's a complaint :( Sorry about that chief, LE supplement on order :D New to me 85 fuel injected LE with 58K miles and all the symptoms previously described. Replace...