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by brentsboats
Tue Aug 25, 2015 3:41 am
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: SELLING PARTS OFF GL1100 OR THE WHOLE THING 1980 81
Replies: 1
Views: 334

SELLING PARTS OFF GL1100 OR THE WHOLE THING 1980 81

HEY KIDS ITS BEEN SOMETIME ,,IVE GOT A 1980 81 GL1100 I WANT TO PART OUT OR SELL THE WHOLE THING .BIKE ONLY HAS 18K MILES BUT HAS BEEN SITTING FOR YEARS . LET ME KNOW WHAT U NEED OR COME GET THE WHOLE BIKE . EMAIL ME OR 413 320 0402 .. BRENT..I HAVE THE SEAT AND SIDE LUGGAGE TOO ,NO TOPS
by brentsboats
Tue Aug 25, 2015 3:30 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Questions regarding "older" men and Goldwings
Replies: 150
Views: 16189

Re: Questions regarding "older" men and Goldwings

My 86 interstate is now a extention of my ass . Plus my legs are shot but i have no problem pushing this bike backwards out of a tight spot while i sit on her . I did drop her one time in a parking garage and there was no way i could have lifted her back up by myself . But when up on the two wheels ...
by brentsboats
Thu Jul 23, 2015 5:52 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Its been a few months since last post 86 WING AND THINGS
Replies: 1
Views: 130

Its been a few months since last post 86 WING AND THINGS

WELL kids ! its been some time since my last post on here .And iam happy to report that i have tried a Vulcan Nomad and sold her kinda quick . I have also tried out a few HDs and i must say i was not impressed at all .Whats the big deal with these guys that have them .Man o Man i tried out a few and...
by brentsboats
Thu Jun 11, 2015 12:01 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: can you make a new muffler system quieter
Replies: 127
Views: 6475

Re: can you make a new muffler system quieter

Just for the heck of it i decided to play around a little bit .I removed the exhaust from my gl1200 and installed a set of pipes that came off a 1980 81 gl1100 parts bike that i have hanging around , Its nothing i was going to leave on there .But i wanted to see what she would sound like .I must adm...
by brentsboats
Tue Jun 09, 2015 3:58 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: can you make a new muffler system quieter
Replies: 127
Views: 6475

Re: can you make a new muffler system quieter

stu ,go buy a helmet to helmet radio set .. then ur wife can tell u how to drive and where to go . :lol:
by brentsboats
Thu Jun 04, 2015 9:35 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Goldwing Wannabes
Replies: 257
Views: 18881

Re: Goldwing Wannabes

and whats up with this hot chick that i see in the little box ?? Man i think she wants me !!
by brentsboats
Thu Jun 04, 2015 9:34 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Goldwing Wannabes
Replies: 257
Views: 18881

Re: Goldwing Wannabes

i have yet to find a wing that my legs can deal with ,then again i have only sat on one 1500 and she was bran new ,i would like to find someone who has a 88 89 90 that is near by so that i can do a test sit . so anybody out there want to help out and let me sit my butt down on one ? Or do i go all t...
by brentsboats
Thu Jun 04, 2015 10:44 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Goldwing Wannabes
Replies: 257
Views: 18881

Re: Goldwing Wannabes

yes sir ,been there ,done that . i had a Vulcan Nomad ,great seat and leg room . But big downfall is the vibration and the noise ,I only had her for 3 weeks and sold her .Iam now back on the wing [1200] ,only wish she had the seating of the Vulcan . :roll:
by brentsboats
Wed May 27, 2015 1:59 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: BACK ON THE GOLDWING
Replies: 10
Views: 270

Re: BACK ON THE GOLDWING

Yeah !! the noise might have stomped on a few brain cells and lets not forget the vibration thats eveywhere at 40mph . I had a female friend of mine on the back and she said it best ,Its like riding a giant vibrator. And by the way ,she loved it . :D
by brentsboats
Tue May 26, 2015 1:14 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: BACK ON THE GOLDWING
Replies: 10
Views: 270

Re: BACK ON THE GOLDWING

to be honest ,i might go all the way to Fla and pick up another Vulcan .and make it a decent return road trip .Then there is a few 1500s i have my eyes on up north .I could not refuse to sell the one i had .The guy made me a offer that was out of this world
by brentsboats
Mon May 25, 2015 3:38 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: 88 89 wing exhaust maybe needed !INPUT NEEDED PLEASE
Replies: 5
Views: 157

88 89 wing exhaust maybe needed !INPUT NEEDED PLEASE

ANYBODY OUT THERE HAVE ANY CLUE WHERE I MIGHT ME ABLE TO FIND EXHAUST SYSTEM TO FIT 88 89 WING WITH OUT IT HAVING TO COST ME A ARM AND LEG . AND ALSO LOOKING FOR INFO ABOUT THE CARBS ON THIS YR BIKE . SEEMS THERE HAS BEEN A ISSUE ABOUT THIS POSTED OR ASKED ABOUT BEFORE .IAM TRYING TO GET AS MUCH INF...
by brentsboats
Sun May 24, 2015 3:04 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: BACK ON THE GOLDWING
Replies: 10
Views: 270

Re: BACK ON THE GOLDWING

I can sing better then most people who get paid for it .If i were to get on one of them tv shows were u are up against hundreds ,Id bet i come in at the top 5 .NO BRAG JUST FACT
by brentsboats
Sun May 24, 2015 10:29 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: BACK ON THE GOLDWING
Replies: 10
Views: 270

BACK ON THE GOLDWING

Well kids as some of you may know ,i had just bought a very nice 2002 Vulcan Nomad and i love the way i sit and i love the looks and ride of this bike . Just for the heck of it i posted this bike on craigs list to see if anyone was looking to buy one.As it turned out my phone was ringing off the hoo...
by brentsboats
Sat May 23, 2015 6:31 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: "Old man bike"?
Replies: 87
Views: 4028

Re: "Old man bike"?

Iam still dizzy from watching that .
by brentsboats
Fri May 22, 2015 7:52 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: can you make a new muffler system quieter
Replies: 127
Views: 6475

Re: can you make a new muffler system quieter

Iam really enjoying this post , All kinds of stuff going on , and to think it all started with a muffler .KOOL
by brentsboats
Thu May 21, 2015 7:00 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: can you make a new muffler system quieter
Replies: 127
Views: 6475

Re: can you make a new muffler system quieter

Stuart ,how big were the pads u bought . And if there to fine ,they can and will catch fire
by brentsboats
Wed May 20, 2015 1:26 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: can you make a new muffler system quieter
Replies: 127
Views: 6475

Re: can you make a new muffler system quieter

Well iam just a messenger and can tell you that it worked for me and my cobra pipes .Cut the noise in half and much softer rumble then before . The Cobra pipes i have will not allow you to remove the baffles ,there tacked welded in. So i saved a ton of money by using this system .Call them what you ...
by brentsboats
Wed May 20, 2015 3:53 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: can you make a new muffler system quieter
Replies: 127
Views: 6475

Re: can you make a new muffler system quieter

I kinda touched on this subject a little bit and began to tell a story about my Vulcan Nomad being way to loud .Then i found the answer to my problem and iam sure many others that have a exhaust system that is just a little to loud . Well it is now time to share and to show just how simple and easy ...
by brentsboats
Tue May 19, 2015 10:39 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: "Old man bike"?
Replies: 87
Views: 4028

Re: "Old man bike"?

here is a guy that has a few old bikes hanging around ,look at picture
by brentsboats
Tue May 19, 2015 9:24 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: GOLDWING VS VULCAN NOMAD
Replies: 6
Views: 295

Re: GOLDWING VS VULCAN NOMAD

what is the best front tire pressure for both . ?
by brentsboats
Tue May 19, 2015 10:34 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: GOLDWING VS VULCAN NOMAD
Replies: 6
Views: 295

Re: GOLDWING VS VULCAN NOMAD

i have the wind deflectors on the bike already , only wish they were a little bigger . IAm sure i will find a answer soon . Going to go get bike out of shop today and see if the new tire made a big difference for the heavy steering problem or what seemed to be to me a heavy steering problem . Also g...
by brentsboats
Mon May 18, 2015 9:48 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: considering an 88 1500
Replies: 8
Views: 424

Re: considering an 88 1500

iam starting to lean that way myself
by brentsboats
Mon May 18, 2015 9:27 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: GOLDWING VS VULCAN NOMAD
Replies: 6
Views: 295

GOLDWING VS VULCAN NOMAD

IAM HAVING A REAL TOUGH TIME TRYING TO DECIDE IF I WANT TO SELL MY GOLDWING OR NOT .THIS MORNING I RODE THE NOMAD TO MY BUDDYS SHOP TO DROP OFF AND GET A NEW FRONT SHINKO TIRE PUT ON .THE TEMP OUTSIDE WAS A LITTLE CHILLY AT 8AM AND THE FIRST THING I NOTICED WAS HOW MUCH WIND WAS HITTING ME FROM THE ...
by brentsboats
Mon May 18, 2015 2:06 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: HOW TO QUIET LOUD EXHAUST PIPES AND 86 GL1200 FOR SALE
Replies: 0
Views: 204

HOW TO QUIET LOUD EXHAUST PIPES AND 86 GL1200 FOR SALE

PEOPLE YOU WOULD NOT BELIEVE WHAT I WENT THREW TO QUIET DOWN MY EXHAUST ON MY NEW VULCAN . AND I STILL HAVE 1986 GL1200 FOR SALE ,I WOULD DRIVE THIS BIKE ANYWHERE . THE FIX ON THE VULCAN EXHAUST WAS CHEAP AND VERY EASY TO DO.I SPENT DAYS LOOKING FOR AWAY OR TO BUY A SET OF PIPES THAT WOULD QUIET HER...
by brentsboats
Sat May 09, 2015 11:22 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: THE STORY
Replies: 9
Views: 326

Re: THE STORY

I might have found the answer to the loud pipes ..I was in contact with some great guys at Smartpartz.com . They called me up, and over the phone and explained to me everything i did not want to hear about my Cobra pipes ,LIke how the baffles that are in there now are never ment to come out .Thats w...