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by Cousin Jack
Fri Dec 01, 2017 11:43 am
Forum: Reference Information
Topic: Automotive oil in your bike?
Replies: 13
Views: 4622

Re: Automotive oil in your bike?

I've been using Delo 400 SDE SAE 15W-40 in my 2005 GL1800A. In the bottom of the circle is "CL-4 Plus." Is this a friction modifier?
by Cousin Jack
Tue May 24, 2016 4:09 pm
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: Rear tire change!
Replies: 21
Views: 2110

Re: Rear tire change!

I just lay my Great White machine gently over, after loosening the five nuts..... I put a couple of moving blankets under the crash bars, but I don't believe that's really even necessary..... that small lift in the picture wasn't used..... After it's down on the bars, I grab my highway peg and the k...
by Cousin Jack
Wed May 04, 2016 3:25 pm
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: Left sidebag lever fix?
Replies: 7
Views: 537

Re: Left sidebag lever fix?

Okay gentlemen! My baby is fixed! I removed that panel at the rear of the trunk, and after monkeying around, I could see that the S-shaped rod leading to the left lever had come loose from the green clip and the lever (at the lever end).... After more monkeying around with a thin bladed standard scr...
by Cousin Jack
Tue May 03, 2016 8:28 pm
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: Left sidebag lever fix?
Replies: 7
Views: 537

Re: Left sidebag lever fix?

Thank you, sir.... I'll take a look in the morning. I can release the lid with my finger through the hole in the trunk, but the lever isn't trying to catch anything. It's totally slack, totally limp.....
by Cousin Jack
Tue May 03, 2016 4:54 pm
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: Left sidebag lever fix?
Replies: 7
Views: 537

Left sidebag lever fix?

I'm new on here.... can anyone direct me to an article or tutorial on how to fix a left sidebag latch? I can't pop it open with the lever, and have to go through the trunk and push down in the hole....embarrassing. :D