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by wingman83
Sat Apr 05, 2014 2:07 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: right front cylinder dont fire all the time
Replies: 13
Views: 786

Re: right front cylinder dont fire all the time

LOOKED THERE THEY DIDNT HAVE ANY SO IF YOU CAN THINK OF ANY WHERE ELSE THAT I CAN CHECK LET ME KNOW THANKS
by wingman83
Sat Apr 05, 2014 12:16 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: right front cylinder dont fire all the time
Replies: 13
Views: 786

Re: right front cylinder dont fire all the time

ok thanks a lot I looking at that site right now this is all I need then it can be put back together and have a great running wing again thanks again for all the help and this forum
by wingman83
Fri Apr 04, 2014 11:05 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: right front cylinder dont fire all the time
Replies: 13
Views: 786

Re: right front cylinder dont fire all the time

well found the problem now I need help where to get the parts it was a bent valve so does any one know the best place to get this kinda part with all gaskets that would need to be replaced from the work takeing off valve covers head gasket exhaust gasket rocker box gasket and any other gasket that I...
by wingman83
Thu Mar 06, 2014 11:30 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: right front cylinder dont fire all the time
Replies: 13
Views: 786

Re: right front cylinder dont fire all the time

thanks for all the advice deff will check around before any one does the work to it cause I don't have money to waste no one does these days but I will put the hammer to it and see whats up tho when passing some one he did a leak down pressure test on it that's how we know the front right one is the...
by wingman83
Wed Mar 05, 2014 3:58 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: right front cylinder dont fire all the time
Replies: 13
Views: 786

Re: right front cylinder dont fire all the time

well since ive had the bike 2 years it hasn't sit that much other then when to cold or rainy weather after I first bought the bike we rebuilt the carbs Ive already put new plug wires and plugs in twice as well as changed the oil I ride it regular I bought this bike 2 years ago last month ive have ri...
by wingman83
Wed Mar 05, 2014 1:42 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: right front cylinder dont fire all the time
Replies: 13
Views: 786

Re: right front cylinder dont fire all the time

I will try the pressure test you talk about it don't smoke now it just back fires every now and then and if your in 5th gear going 70 on I-40 SPEED LIMIT 70 and try to pass a semi if you don't speed up before you get to it you will slow down to what ever speed is wind blow out pushes you back to in ...
by wingman83
Wed Mar 05, 2014 12:23 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: right front cylinder dont fire all the time
Replies: 13
Views: 786

right front cylinder dont fire all the time

second try at this just messed up first post ok I have a 1983 GL1100 Aspencade here's the story from start to finish the bike had sat up 14 months before I got it so before trying to turn it over we poured mystery oil in each plug hole and let it set for about a week then started the bike it ran lik...
by wingman83
Sat Aug 03, 2013 9:59 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: gl 1100 aspencade no power at all
Replies: 15
Views: 2699

Re: gl 1100 aspencade no power at all

it was the key swtch it was bad put new one in that I already had and Im on the road again thanks for all the help ride safe :D :D :D :D :arrow:
by wingman83
Fri Aug 02, 2013 1:11 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Three yellow wires
Replies: 144
Views: 16361

Re: Three yellow wires

well cut the connector off the yellow wires today soldered them toghter with shrink wrap figure since I had pulled the plug apart the other day it didnt look that good and was real hard to get apart so went ahead and did that so I know its not going to be a prolem for me later thanks again for all t...
by wingman83
Wed Jul 31, 2013 6:08 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: gl 1100 aspencade no power at all
Replies: 15
Views: 2699

Re: gl 1100 aspencade no power at all

well trace it down all the wires found out it was the key switch so I had one already put it on and it started right up so Im happy its over this one about drove me crazy hate wire problems hard to find but simple fix but its on the road again it runs good now thanks to every one that helped me on h...
by wingman83
Mon Jul 29, 2013 7:26 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Three yellow wires
Replies: 144
Views: 16361

Re: Three yellow wires

THANKS FOR THE INFO i CHECKED THE KEY SWITCH AND DIDNT HAVE POWER WHEN TIRNED ON i HAD AN EXTRA ONE FROM A WHILE BACK WHEN i WAS FIRST WORKING ON THE BIKE WHEN i BOUGHT IT SO HOOKED IT UP JUST TO SEE WHAT WOULD HAPPEN BEFORE Replaceing the one on the bike and when I hooked it up and :D ned the key e...
by wingman83
Thu Jul 25, 2013 10:37 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Three yellow wires
Replies: 144
Views: 16361

Re: Three yellow wires

ok thanks I forgot about the diagram from virg I go back and look at that cause that did show me what I needed to see thanks again for the help just wish I knew more about the wire stuff on these bikes feel as tho I confused with this job lol thanks for help
by wingman83
Thu Jul 25, 2013 10:03 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Three yellow wires
Replies: 144
Views: 16361

Re: Three yellow wires

thanks for the help I am going try to trace all my power wires to see if there all good and clean but is there a way to just check to see if the key switch is getting power or not and also is there a way to check the start button to see if it works right if so what is the steps to check them properl...
by wingman83
Wed Jul 24, 2013 10:38 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Three yellow wires
Replies: 144
Views: 16361

Re: Three yellow wires

great tips some I have tried replaced the dog bone fuse i do have contact the checked with test light also my horn lights and instruments do not come on when key is on checked the fuses under false tank there all good I just put a new solenoid in month or to ago before this happen and a relay that t...
by wingman83
Wed Jul 24, 2013 8:14 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Three yellow wires
Replies: 144
Views: 16361

Re: Three yellow wires

Ok if I read things right the stater is like a alternator it charges the battery if so this cant be my problem cause my battery has a great charge my problem seems to come after the wish bone fuse area cause I have power tha far but from there to the switch I think is where I have my problem I touch...
by wingman83
Wed Jul 24, 2013 3:31 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Three yellow wires
Replies: 144
Views: 16361

Re: Three yellow wires



here is couple more pics there not to clear hope they are good enough for you thanks


by wingman83
Wed Jul 24, 2013 3:27 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Three yellow wires
Replies: 144
Views: 16361

Re: Three yellow wires

sorry if I didnt make since before I will try ok I put the key in try to start motorcycle nothing happens no lights ,horn, not even a click at batterie or starter. then I touch the starter cylinoid and it turns over but still does not start it just turns over what Im asking is the yellow wires or th...
by wingman83
Tue Jul 23, 2013 9:35 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Three yellow wires
Replies: 144
Views: 16361

Re: Three yellow wires

what happens when this goes out cause I still havent found the problem with my aspencade 1100 1983 no power check the main fuse you talk about everything checks out ok I can get it to turn over by crossing the starter but it still doesnt start just turns over , what happens when that plug goes or th...
by wingman83
Thu Jun 13, 2013 11:36 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: gl 1100 aspencade no power at all
Replies: 15
Views: 2699

Re: gl 1100 aspencade no power at all

i by passed the the ignition and got it to turn over but still didnt start like the ignition was off thinking might be ignition switch how do I check to see if thats bad sorry I haven't been getting back on here sooner but i had 3 hernia surgeries so cant do anything just now getting to where i can ...
by wingman83
Sat Jun 01, 2013 2:12 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: gl 1100 aspencade no power at all
Replies: 15
Views: 2699

Re: gl 1100 aspencade no power at all

mY BUDDY checked the battery it has full charge . my switch has the pig tail with a plug. its not the one were the it just plugs at the bottom I took my light tester and turned key on and check for power from the plug area on both sides of the ignition switch plug I had no power on either side. is t...
by wingman83
Sat May 18, 2013 7:35 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: gl 1100 aspencade no power at all
Replies: 15
Views: 2699

Re: gl 1100 aspencade no power at all

checked tthat to thanks tho anything helps me at this time
by wingman83
Sat May 18, 2013 6:27 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: gl 1100 aspencade no power at all
Replies: 15
Views: 2699

gl 1100 aspencade no power at all

went to a funerul yesterday parked bike at wifes job it started and ran fine til then when i got back to get bike and head home turned the key nothing no lights batterie was fine check the fuse inside the little square box beside the batterie flat metel one it was fine does anyone know what i should...
by wingman83
Thu May 09, 2013 4:28 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: 83 aspencade all digatal speed meter stopped working
Replies: 5
Views: 145

Re: 83 aspencade all digatal speed meter stopped working

I e the see there's a little black square thing on the left front wheel if your sitting on the bike its below the brake stuff think that's what your talking about i will try to put a pic of it on here to show you haven't messed with it yet will tackle that tomarrow morning if not later today
by wingman83
Thu May 09, 2013 11:18 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: 83 aspencade all digatal speed meter stopped working
Replies: 5
Views: 145

Re: 83 aspencade all digatal speed meter stopped working

ok thanks i will check this out it just baffled me cause I never had any problem with it before let you know what I See thanks again I always get great help on here
by wingman83
Thu May 09, 2013 10:37 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: 83 aspencade all digatal speed meter stopped working
Replies: 5
Views: 145

83 aspencade all digatal speed meter stopped working

went for a ride this morning and when I had went about 3 or so mile I noticed that the speed meter was just had random number poping up then when I stop at a light and took off it started working until got to 2nd gear then it went to zero and thats where it stays til im gearing down to second it wil...