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by tommckay
Wed Apr 01, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: Engine protection plate
Replies: 30
Views: 1827

Re: Engine protection plate

It took me 1 second backing my 1800 off my trailer to catch the coolant reservoir on the angle of the floor to down the tailgate to rip a hole in it EXACTLY why I put one on mine! Last summer I hit a piece of broken concrete on the road and it kicked up and dented the heck out of the front section ...
by tommckay
Wed Apr 01, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: Decision to buy 2002 Goldwing?
Replies: 7
Views: 440

Re: Decision to buy 2002 Goldwing?

I bought my '02 5 years ago with 64k on it to replace my '90 that had 115k. I have not regretted it, the '02 has been great! All I can say is: if you like it, buy it.
by tommckay
Wed Apr 01, 2020 10:42 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Clutch lever feeling off
Replies: 14
Views: 1644

Re: Clutch lever feeling off

I had an issue this spring on my 1800, but my issue was the clutch wouldn't fully release when the lever was pulled all the way. Bled the system and changed out the fluid while I was at it (looked cloudy at the bottom of the master cylinder), all good now. I'm going to remember the lever pull and le...
by tommckay
Tue Sep 03, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: Tires
Replies: 21
Views: 912

Re: Tires

In regards to Avon Cobras, I ran them on mine, had very good luck mileage wise, 18k with a little life left. Ran front and rear at 41psi.

I'm currently trying "darkside" and kinda liking it.