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by ImaDIYer
Wed May 21, 2014 6:11 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: WTB GL1500 fork brace
Replies: 12
Views: 767

Re: WTB GL1500 fork brace

bjatwood wrote:FYI: Blackwing brace is on, and I finally have a frontend that I can take hard into a corner with the confidence that I had been lacking with the bike prior to the install.
How did you come to choose your brace, and how much was it?
by ImaDIYer
Tue May 20, 2014 6:37 pm
Forum: GL1500 DIY Articles
Topic: How to replace your GL1500 shifter oil seal
Replies: 48
Views: 29986

Re: How to replace your GL1500 shifter oil seal

I'm trying to replace the shifter oil seal, but I've come upon a snag. The shifter rod does not have enough clearance to come off the inner splines, because it's hitting on the frame. I'm thinking I might have to cut the shaft off, and then buy a new one, and grind it down to be thinner, so I can i...
by ImaDIYer
Sun May 18, 2014 2:41 pm
Forum: GL1500 DIY Articles
Topic: How to remove, analyze, gap and replace your spark plugs
Replies: 18
Views: 23699

Re: How to remove, analyze, gap and replace your spark plugs

In all the years that I've replaced spark plugs, I never knew that the washers on the spark plugs were crush washers. That was very good advice and I appreciate the lesson. Learn something new every day, I say.
by ImaDIYer
Fri May 16, 2014 8:59 pm
Forum: GL1500 DIY Articles
Topic: How to replace your GL1500 shifter oil seal
Replies: 48
Views: 29986

Re: How to replace your GL1500 shifter oil seal

I'm trying to replace the shifter oil seal, but I've come upon a snag. The shifter rod does not have enough clearance to come off the inner splines, because it's hitting on the frame. I'm thinking I might have to cut the shaft off, and then buy a new one, and grind it down to be thinner, so I can in...