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by zgoldwingman
Wed Oct 04, 2017 8:20 am
Forum: Other Bikes
Topic: Need a part for a 1971 Honda CL450
Replies: 15
Views: 1585

Re: Need a part for a 1971 Honda CL450

Your CB450 looks like it would be worth $250 or more.
by zgoldwingman
Tue Oct 03, 2017 8:51 am
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: overheating GL1800
Replies: 7
Views: 676

Re: overheating GL1800

I have a friend that has had about the same problems you have described. He has replaced the water pump and thermostat, reversed the fans, and changed them back. Also had it at the dealer first and they checked most everything. He just took the radiators off last week. Held them up to light, couldn'...
by zgoldwingman
Sun Jul 23, 2017 11:35 pm
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: Question about Traxxion fork tube modification
Replies: 2
Views: 294

Re: Question about Traxxion fork tube modification

I'm fairly sure the machine work is to the left lower fork leg. "case assy. left lower fork"
by zgoldwingman
Tue Mar 14, 2017 9:23 pm
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: CB doesn't have the "RX" come off
Replies: 5
Views: 346

Re: CB doesn't have the "RX" come off

bohdan wrote:Gents, hopefully you could help me. My wife's 2013 trike has a CB. On the way back from Daytona it stopped working. If the CB is on the radio mutes. Anybody have this same problem? Mighty obliged.

Turn the squelch knob down a little to see if that helps.
by zgoldwingman
Fri Mar 03, 2017 10:22 pm
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: GL1800 (2009) harsh front suspension
Replies: 14
Views: 868

Re: GL1800 (2009) harsh front suspension

I changed the bushings and spacers on my front suspension I cleaned all parts I dismounted the anti-dive valve and cleaned it. I used a 1/4 dr socket to push the anti-dive piston (using a clamp) to reinstall the locking ring Cross-torqued screws as per specification For refilling the forks, I used ...
by zgoldwingman
Mon Nov 28, 2016 11:21 am
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: GL 1800 radio volume question
Replies: 5
Views: 648

Re: GL 1800 radio volume question

turns out the volume control related to bike speed had been turned off somehow during the work. Restoring the selection to "medium" solved the problem. Great bike! - somewhat disappointed about the need for fork seal replacement and new steering bearing at only 24,000 miles. With Honda building the...
by zgoldwingman
Mon Nov 28, 2016 11:17 am
Forum: GL1800 (2001-2017) Information & Questions
Topic: GL 1800 radio volume question
Replies: 5
Views: 648

Re: GL 1800 radio volume question

Had recent work done, steering bearing and fork seal replacement, which required the removal of the windshield cowling etc. - now the automatic radio volume adjustment, which is supposed to increase the volume with the speed, seems to be working backwards. The radio actually gets quieter the faster...