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by saamiam
Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: How was my 85 wing even running??
Replies: 23
Views: 1814

Re: How was my 85 wing even running??

Update to the desert rat..
by saamiam
Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Guru's please offer assesment
Replies: 2
Views: 371

Re: Guru's please offer assesment

Sorry for late reply.. its an OEM gasket straight from honda.. i have the $65 for one gasket receipt to prove it.. lol
by saamiam
Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: Other Bikes
Topic: What's everyone's two-wheeled History?
Replies: 67
Views: 12453

Re: What's everyone's two-wheeled History?

. In 1984 I fell in love with a Honda Nighthawk 750. Had it until 2004. Longest time I have owned any vehicle. . So now spending the winter getting to know the bike and fixing what needs to be worked on. This forum has been a wonderful help!! You people are amazing. Hey Danny! Great Bikes!! The nig...
by saamiam
Tue Oct 29, 2019 12:34 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: What does "E" mean
Replies: 17
Views: 811

Re: What does "E" mean

Didn't see them cause I didn't look. . I have nothing else to offer. You call me rude, yet I was in reply to a man who offered nothing, couldn't be bothered to take even a glance at the attachment but had time enough to tell me he didnt see them because he did not look?? And Im the rude one? Just w...
by saamiam
Tue Oct 29, 2019 12:25 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Guru's please offer assesment
Replies: 2
Views: 371

Guru's please offer assesment

Some of you might remember a few months back when I changed 1 head gasket. (Couldnt afford 2).. Well, the other one went yesterday.. I was lucky enough to recognize it had failed by the mass overflowing coolant out the overflow res during acceleration. I have some pictures of the cylinder heads and ...
by saamiam
Tue Oct 29, 2019 12:17 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: What does "E" mean
Replies: 17
Views: 811

Re: What does "E" mean

Can somebody please explain to me just what the E mean in the diagram below The diagram (schematic) is for a 1985 Interstate witch is completely different then the one for your Aspencade so I don't know why you care what E means since it has no relation to your bike and what are you trying to fix o...
by saamiam
Tue Sep 03, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: What does "E" mean
Replies: 17
Views: 811

Re: What does "E" mean

"Solved" Okie dokie Gents and Guru's.. and Mervks.. Mervks, I say high to you first since you seem to have 9second ADD.. So to redundantly recap.. you didn't look at the picture because I hadnt seen any highlight nor had the time to study the picture BUT you found time to reply so you could point ou...
by saamiam
Sun Sep 01, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: What does "E" mean
Replies: 17
Views: 811

Re: What does "E" mean

saamiam wrote:
Sun Sep 01, 2019 5:04 pm
Can somebody please explain to me just what the E mean in the diagram below
Here you go Mervk.. honestly i dont know how you could have missed it had you even took a quick glance at the picture..
by saamiam
Sun Sep 01, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: What does "E" mean
Replies: 17
Views: 811

Re: What does "E" mean

You do not highlight the part of the page where it occurs, and I certainly don't have time to study the pic in detail looking for it. However E normally means Earth. Mervk, it cant be earth... look at the pic... even red power wires says goes to E I really really need some assistance here.. and you...
by saamiam
Sun Sep 01, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: What does "E" mean
Replies: 17
Views: 811

Re: What does "E" mean

12 views and not a single reply? Nobody knows what that E means? Goes to "E"? What the hell does that even mean?
by saamiam
Sun Sep 01, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: What does "E" mean
Replies: 17
Views: 811

What does "E" mean

Can somebody please explain to me just what the E mean in the diagram below
by saamiam
Sun Sep 01, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Gear shift sensor
Replies: 1
Views: 135

Gear shift sensor

How critical is this to the ignition circuit?
by saamiam
Sun Sep 01, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: The “No Spark” Thread! (Electrical Issues!)
Replies: 14
Views: 538

Re: The “No Spark” Thread! (Electrical Issues!)

this is wiring diagram for your GL Ivan, I could kiss you!!! Ive spent the past 4 days trying to find the dang diagram specific to the '85 with zero luck!! 84, 83, 82, 86, 87 all day long, but the 85... good luck. And please dont tell me that the haynes/clymer 84 to 87 covers it, because it doesnt ...
by saamiam
Thu Aug 29, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: How was my 85 wing even running??
Replies: 23
Views: 1814

Re: How was my 85 wing even running??

Well, its been a while since posting any update and there has been a few changes.. most recent change has left me with no spark... turns over, but no spark.. please.. any help is most appreciated.. Besides the obvious stripping of.. well everything some of the "what was he thinking" mods are.. 1.) Y...
by saamiam
Mon Jul 01, 2019 3:57 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: How much risk is too much risk?
Replies: 49
Views: 2487

Re: How much risk is too much risk?

Risk... exposure.... complacency... suffering from CSDD (common sense Deficiency Disorder). Could of, should of, would of... Prevention... Reactivity vs Proactivity.. mitigation, elimination. hazard recognition.. behavioral tendancies. Ladies and Gents, young and old, you are now stepping into my ar...
by saamiam
Wed Apr 24, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Trip Info, Reports & Gatherings
Topic: Anyone from Sacramento or the Bay?
Replies: 4
Views: 590

Anyone from Sacramento or the Bay?

Its just me myself and I.. Im looking to ride with anyone from my area..
by saamiam
Wed Apr 24, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Attn. Guru's and Advice givers.. THANK YOU
Replies: 3
Views: 486

Attn. Guru's and Advice givers.. THANK YOU

Before I start, I want to extend my deepest gratitude and thanks to all of you Old Schoolers.. Those of you who have, over the years torn these magnificiant beasts apart, fixed, restored, rebuilt, analyzed and beautified them so much that you know these machines like you know your own names.. Your e...
by saamiam
Fri Apr 19, 2019 3:31 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: anyone with an '85 please take pic of regulator
Replies: 3
Views: 270

Re: anyone with an '85 please take pic of regulator

Thanks for the tips and pics!! Super helpful.. all back to normal again...
by saamiam
Wed Apr 17, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: anyone with an '85 please take pic of regulator
Replies: 3
Views: 270

anyone with an '85 please take pic of regulator

Sooo, i had the brilliant idea of cleaning up the wiring harness after scraping up my hand trying to reach the radiator cap. I disconnected everything pretty much. When reconnecting I forgot what plugged into what. I thought i got it back right but when i fired it up she began missfiring really bad....
by saamiam
Fri Apr 05, 2019 2:40 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Guru's... HELP!!
Replies: 5
Views: 301

Re: Guru's... HELP!!

I am losing coolant but its from a pinhole i believe in the radiator.. Its worth mentioning that I recenly got that cylinder running again after I discovered this when opening up the carb on that cylinder.. might explain the rust a bit.. lol..
by saamiam
Thu Apr 04, 2019 7:35 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Guru's... HELP!!
Replies: 5
Views: 301

Re: Guru's... HELP!!

Sure have brother.. ran some octane boost last week..
by saamiam
Wed Apr 03, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Guru's... HELP!!
Replies: 5
Views: 301

Guru's... HELP!!

So, after discovering the crystal rust caverns stelagtites in my number 1 carb. As seen in pic 1. I cleaned it real good.. got to for the first time enjoy a goldwing running on all 4.. I noticed that the 1,3 cylinder side was running a bit hot so I pulled the plugs and BOOM!!! That same number 1 cyl...
by saamiam
Fri Mar 29, 2019 3:29 am
Forum: Other Bikes
Topic: What's everyone's two-wheeled History?
Replies: 67
Views: 12453

Re: What's everyone's two-wheeled History?

Wow!!! Spent 3 days reading this entire chain!! What an awesome and kindred life we have all lived,, between all of us I think we have about 27,000years riding experience!! Seems like every bike of your path in life sparked a different memory.. How Very Cool.. even Better is the short stories that a...
by saamiam
Sun Mar 17, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: How was my 85 wing even running??
Replies: 23
Views: 1814

Re: How was my 85 wing even running??

Hahahaha.. Lol.. Well you are correct.. Holy **** though, she is fast now!! So thats what a goldwing is supposed to feel like when running on all four.. The name makes so much more sense now... 'cause she flys now!! :lol:
by saamiam
Sun Mar 17, 2019 1:35 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: How was my 85 wing even running??
Replies: 23
Views: 1814

Re: How was my 85 wing even running??

How about the number 3 cylinder spark plug brwnd new clean like it hasnt been firing? All I can say is.... WOW!!! My respect and admiration for the Wing has 10x'd!! So, you remember me asking about the #3 cylinder feelinglike it wasnt firing right?.. well, I got around to taking off the bowl and....