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by LWH
Wed Oct 16, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Slave cylinder
Replies: 1
Views: 67

Slave cylinder

I have fluid leaking out somewhere, is it possible fluid leaking in the Motor
by LWH
Mon Aug 26, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: can you use dry graphite on the speedometer to lube it
Replies: 1
Views: 126

can you use dry graphite on the speedometer to lube it

can you use dry graphite on the speedometer to lube it 85 Interstate, the speedometer is howling up in the dash
by LWH
Sun Aug 11, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: are the dash lights brightness adjustable
Replies: 4
Views: 208

Re: are the dash lights brightness adjustable

do you happen to remember the part number for the good red ones, Ty in advance for your help
by LWH
Sat Aug 10, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: are the dash lights brightness adjustable
Replies: 4
Views: 208

Re: are the dash lights brightness adjustable

Thanks been thinking about replacing them with leds if I can find them
by LWH
Fri Aug 09, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Starter hanging up
Replies: 1
Views: 137

Starter hanging up

sometimes I have to rock the bike in gear to get it to reset to start 85 Interstate
by LWH
Fri Aug 09, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: are the dash lights brightness adjustable
Replies: 4
Views: 208

are the dash lights brightness adjustable

are the dash lights brightness adjustable 85 Interstate non-digital speedometer
by LWH
Tue Jul 02, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Timing Belt Life
Replies: 11
Views: 402

Re: Timing Belt Life

I too just bought my 85 1 year ago this week. The Po said the timing belts had been changed, the bike had 37000 miles. Some of the things he said were not true, so I decided to change the belts and they were OEM belts on it and one belt had started to fray on an edge so I dodged a bullet if in any d...
by LWH
Mon Jun 24, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Free- speedometer inner cable
Replies: 5
Views: 282

Re: Free- speedometer inner cable

Cable arrived today Thank you
by LWH
Wed Jun 19, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Free set of points for a fuel pump gl 1200
Replies: 3
Views: 160

Re: Free set of points for a fuel pump gl 1200

points are spoken for and will on there way Thank you
by LWH
Wed Jun 19, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Free set of points for a fuel pump gl 1200
Replies: 3
Views: 160

Re: Free set of points for a fuel pump gl 1200

PM me and we can work out details
by LWH
Tue Jun 18, 2019 8:10 am
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Free set of points for a fuel pump gl 1200
Replies: 3
Views: 160

Free set of points for a fuel pump gl 1200

I got a free speedometer cable and now paying forward the points are new was installed but not used
by LWH
Sun Jun 16, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: is the 85 1200 a interference engine
Replies: 8
Views: 461

Re: is the 85 1200 a interference engine

it shows 37000 but speedo is broken so I don't know
by LWH
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: is the 85 1200 a interference engine
Replies: 8
Views: 461

Re: is the 85 1200 a interference engine

Update on the timing belts, I changed them, I think I dodged a bullet, one belt was about to break and they had Honda part numbers, maybe OEM scary
by LWH
Fri Jun 07, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: Free- speedometer inner cable
Replies: 5
Views: 282

Re: Free- speedometer inner cable

is this cable still available
by LWH
Thu May 16, 2019 6:33 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Clutch and oil problem
Replies: 4
Views: 262

Re: Clutch and oil problem

Ok update I used Rednax advise and changed the oil and used an oil as he said, took the bike out after the oil change and within 2 miles it stopped slipping and running great now
by LWH
Mon May 13, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Clutch and oil problem
Replies: 4
Views: 262

Re: Clutch and oil problem

Ok here's what I found out, the mobile 1 oil 15w50 red label is marked SL which means it has had moly added so there I am going to drain and mix with a non-SL oil, SL is a mark for Friction Modifiers added
by LWH
Sun May 12, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Clutch and oil problem
Replies: 4
Views: 262

Clutch and oil problem

1985 Interstate no clutch problems till 200 miles ago when I changed oil to 15-50 Mobile 1 oil clutch is now slipping and did I mess up
by LWH
Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: SPARK PLUG recommendation and gap
Replies: 4
Views: 258

Re: SPARK PLUG recommendation and gap

Thanks for the advice I picked them up today from OReilly's
by LWH
Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: SPARK PLUG recommendation and gap
Replies: 4
Views: 258

SPARK PLUG recommendation and gap

what SPARK PLUG recommendation and gap
by LWH
Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Kick Stands
Replies: 8
Views: 448

Re: Kick Stands

K I found a knee brace which makes it very bearable now thanks for all the advice
by LWH
Mon Mar 11, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Retro fit projection head light in GL1200
Replies: 5
Views: 444

Re: Retro fit projection head light in GL1200

I just went on ebay and got this kit and I will never use another its Awesome { CREE COB H4 HB2 9003 1500W 225000LM LED Headlight Kit Hi/Lo Power Bulbs 6000K }
by LWH
Mon Mar 04, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Kick Stands
Replies: 8
Views: 448

Re: Kick Stands

its the twisting on my knee as I get on the dimiscus pad moves
by LWH
Sun Mar 03, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: is the 85 1200 a interference engine
Replies: 8
Views: 461

Re: is the 85 1200 a interference engine

no the po said he changed them going to change them again anyway to be sure
by LWH
Sun Mar 03, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Kick Stands
Replies: 8
Views: 448

Kick Stands

is there a right hand kickstand for the 85, I know some just snorted their coffee out their nose, but bad knee forces to switch sides mounting
by LWH
Sun Feb 24, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: is the 85 1200 a interference engine
Replies: 8
Views: 461

Re: is the 85 1200 a interference engine

Thanks for your help