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by Colorado Wingman
Tue Feb 07, 2017 1:09 am
Forum: GL1500 DIY Articles
Topic: How to remove, analyze, gap and replace your spark plugs
Replies: 11
Views: 22377

Re: How to remove, analyze, gap and replace your spark plugs

You saved me this week man. Thanks. Hardest part was the fearings. I'm leaving them off until I'm done with EVERYTHING. I have ALOT of reading to do...
Thanks again.
by Colorado Wingman
Tue Feb 07, 2017 12:28 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: 11 dead mice pulled out of newly purchased 1500
Replies: 14
Views: 785

Re: 11 dead mice pulled out of newly purchased 1500

I got the timing beltS taken care of. Not that bad... especially since my neighbor loves beer, and has been working on his own bikes for over 20 years. He's pretty much an expert mechanic since he has a Harley from AMF. He he. Good guy though. I'm taking it slow, leaving everything organized and off...
by Colorado Wingman
Mon Feb 06, 2017 4:05 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: 11 dead mice pulled out of newly purchased 1500
Replies: 14
Views: 785

Re: 11 dead mice pulled out of newly purchased 1500

I do have it! I put all the old parts in a box and labeled it "Old Wing parts". The air filter I pulled out was nothing more than a pantry for the vermin. I should have took a pic. Full of at least 1/2 pound of these little tree nuts... never seen them before. Anyway, I'm off to Napa for a timing be...
by Colorado Wingman
Mon Feb 06, 2017 10:07 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: 11 dead mice pulled out of newly purchased 1500
Replies: 14
Views: 785

Re: 11 dead mice pulled out of newly purchased 1500

Thanks Tom. Sounds like a fine idea to me! I definitely don't want to make matters worse by neglecting ANYTHING. Especially if it's something that only costs $30 or so. I was expecting a laundry list coming my way. I'm actually grateful for the help. Thanks again!
by Colorado Wingman
Mon Feb 06, 2017 7:09 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: 11 dead mice pulled out of newly purchased 1500
Replies: 14
Views: 785

Re: 11 dead mice pulled out of newly purchased 1500

Almost forgot. What else should I do considering bike probably sat in a mouse infested garage for 16 years? I'm still learning about DIY bike repair/maintenance.
by Colorado Wingman
Mon Feb 06, 2017 7:03 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: 11 dead mice pulled out of newly purchased 1500
Replies: 14
Views: 785

11 dead mice pulled out of newly purchased 1500

Hi everyone. I just joined the forum. Not sure if I am doing this right, but I'm sure I'll figure it out. I'll just jump right into my situation then. I just bought a ridiculously "clean" 1500 Aspencade. A 1992! I of course gave it the once and even twice around, test drove her(and was extremely exc...