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by jedshed01
Mon Nov 05, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: WHO HAS EVER DUMPED THEIR WING?
Replies: 103
Views: 5631

Re: WHO HAS EVER DUMPED THEIR WING?

I’ve had 3. The 75 has had 2, both times someone had stopped me to talk about the bike and I forgot the side stand was up. The third incident involved a 250 Honda helix turning onto a highway at 5mph and there was gravel in the road. My nephew on the back thought it was hilarious! Not a scratch on m...
by jedshed01
Mon Nov 05, 2018 6:05 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: put away for winter
Replies: 39
Views: 957

Re: put away for winter

I live in Illinois and Mother Nature has ADHD so mine don’t hibernate so much as take long naps. As long as it’s above 40 and not snowing I’ll ride.
by jedshed01
Mon Nov 05, 2018 5:41 am
Forum: GL1000 Information & Questions
Topic: GL1000 weaving, wobbling, wallowing
Replies: 23
Views: 932

Re: GL1000 weaving, wobbling, wallowing

I have a fully dressed 75 gl1000 and it’s stable to 140mph and beyond. I don’t have a fork brace either. The only time I’ve had stability issues was overloading the truck and improper tire pressures. I run 42 in the rear and 28 in the front.
by jedshed01
Wed Jul 04, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Question for the dark siders
Replies: 23
Views: 1245

Re: Question for the dark siders

Here’s a 195/55/16 on a 77 Goldwing. But it’s not your average Goldwing, it has a 1200 swingarm with a 1500 final drive and rim. The stock swingarm in a 75 can be made to take certain 150 tires, but it does require work to the swingagm. I had trouble squeezing a 140 in mine. I had to massage the se...
by jedshed01
Wed Jul 04, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Question for the dark siders
Replies: 23
Views: 1245

Re: Question for the dark siders

What size would fit on a 75 Gl1000?
by jedshed01
Wed Jul 04, 2018 8:09 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: First time posters, say hello!
Replies: 119
Views: 4847

Re: First time posters, say hello!

Hello,
I’ve been a member for a few years. Honestly I haven’t made a post before because any questions I’ve had have already been asked and answered. I’m 35 and I live in Sterling, Il. 75 Gl1000 K0, 83 Gl1100 Aspencade, and a 97 Suzuki Ls 650 Savage( the wife’s)