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by wingdings
Wed Dec 07, 2016 4:14 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: rolling tool kit - let start the debate - Hear !! ..??
Replies: 6
Views: 512

Re: rolling tool kit - let start the debate - Hear !! ..??

i totally agree !! with you - the price they charge for the bikes new - you think they would put more effort into the maintenance side of things !! there is a lot to deal with on a Goldwing - a decent tool kit would help matters no end - yes ?? - its like a lot of things in life this people never as...
by wingdings
Tue Dec 06, 2016 6:04 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: fork spring idea from http://www.goldwingtech.info/exavid/forktool.html
Replies: 0
Views: 449

fork spring idea from http://www.goldwingtech.info/exavid/forktool.html

1500 Fork Spring Tool      last revised  April 19, 2007 Reference pages are not intended to provide full procedural guides.  They are merely photos and comments, many submitted by others who have contributed them out of interest in helping others see what might help them in the same situations or if...
by wingdings
Tue Dec 06, 2016 5:35 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: rolling tool kit - let start the debate - Hear !! ..??
Replies: 6
Views: 512

rolling tool kit - let start the debate - Hear !! ..??

hi all while looking over the internet for a decent tool kit - I came across this link - http://www.goldwingtech.info/Rudy%27s_Custom_Toolkit.htm - made perfect sense to me so I thought I share it with you all - do you all think that the standard Goldwing tool kit does it all for you ?? - if not wha...
by wingdings
Tue Dec 06, 2016 5:16 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: 1500 possible to lower
Replies: 18
Views: 2216

Re: 1500 possible to lower

hi - hope this may help your quest a little - you can get the rear shocks to match too !! http://www.progressivesuspension.com/product/1462/fork-lowering-kit Metric Off Road Start Here - Your Ride Fork Lowering Kit Available for most models. These kits, when combined with shorter than stock rear sho...
by wingdings
Tue Dec 06, 2016 4:33 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: 4"x6" speakers in the dash?
Replies: 102
Views: 11531

Re: 4"x6" speakers in the dash?

why not stick them in the side pockets - the pockets are not good for much else !! lol - yes ?? - see pic below !!! and if you like try this for the boot trunk - click on the link - http://www.goldwingtech.info/LED/1500/TopBoxInterior/ and http://www.goldwingtech.info/SideRunning.html 505ea40fc4c7 G...
by wingdings
Tue Dec 06, 2016 3:54 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: who's right ?? cam belt change ???
Replies: 7
Views: 2397

Re: who's right ?? cam belt change ???

been off road now for about two yrs - however turned over once a week and brought up to running temp - its got 50k - miles on the clock starts great too !! - however don't know if the cam belts have been done so not taking any chances - have big plans for this bike and lots of updating to do - wanti...
by wingdings
Tue Dec 06, 2016 2:32 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: who's right ?? cam belt change ???
Replies: 7
Views: 2397

who's right ?? cam belt change ???

hi - all about to change the cam belts on my 1989 k - wing - found this on the internet - read the how to on here - which I thought was very good !!!! and indeed the bible on the subject - till I saw and read this one that is - take a look - " what do you think ??? "- or have a look on the web page ...
by wingdings
Sun Dec 04, 2016 4:44 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: CARB UPGRADE - WILL IT WORK ??
Replies: 6
Views: 569

Re: CARB UPGRADE - WILL IT WORK ??

HI - Thanks for your reply - - There ok I think ?? - however I have heard of the problems on early wings with - hesitation with these carbs . I am totally rebuilding the bike - so looking at everything and every problem too !! - defo going to rip out the cassette radio player have a friend making me...
by wingdings
Sat Dec 03, 2016 5:42 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: CARB UPGRADE - WILL IT WORK ??
Replies: 6
Views: 569

CARB UPGRADE - WILL IT WORK ??

Hi - everyone - I own a 1989 k - model wing - I am thinking of upgrading the carbs - will a set of 1997 ones fit my bike without to much trouble ?? :roll: :roll: :roll: :roll:
by wingdings
Sat Dec 03, 2016 12:32 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Less than 20mpg!!!!! whats happening
Replies: 117
Views: 4566

Re: Less than 20mpg!!!!! whats happening

COULD BE YOUR CAM BELT HAS SLIPPED A TOOTH ?? - THAT WOULD CAUSE HIGH FUEL USEAGE - THE BIKE WILL STILL RUN OK - BUT THE FUEL RETURN WOULD BE BAD !!! ....
by wingdings
Sat Dec 03, 2016 4:47 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: adding bluetooth to my bike
Replies: 2
Views: 536

Re: adding bluetooth to my bike

hi - there !! john here - Yes was having the same problem as yourself there - came across this little fella - on ebay - solved all my troubles in one hit too !! - cost on ebay is £79.99 COBRA MR F300 BT EU SUBMERSIBLE BLUETOOTH HANDHELD SPEAKER MIC TO USE WITH MOBILE PHONES 1 Year Warranty Cobra's M...
by wingdings
Fri Dec 02, 2016 3:10 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Rear Brake Pedal stays down when depressed and released.
Replies: 20
Views: 6945

Re: Rear Brake Pedal stays down when depressed and released.

hi - I have just done mine found this link very use full indeed - go have a look see what you think - I have stripped off every rubber brake line hose of the bike and had WEZMOTO - EU - build me all new lines he charges £20 a line and you must post off your old ones to him so he can make exact copy'...
by wingdings
Tue Sep 06, 2016 7:50 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Radio Replacement ideas
Replies: 32
Views: 5670

Re: Radio Replacement ideas

try this - if you can get some one to make it for you - used to be sold on ebay
by wingdings
Tue Sep 06, 2016 7:36 am
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: can anyone make us one of these please !!
Replies: 1
Views: 263

can anyone make us one of these please !!

can anyone make us one of these please !! its a replacement radio cover so you can rip out the old cassette and replace with a marine radio instead !! there was in guy selling them on ebay however hes gone now !! needs someone to pick up the torch who can do plastic mouldings could make a fortune to...
by wingdings
Tue Sep 06, 2016 4:37 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: honda goldwing gl15000rear brake master cylinder
Replies: 0
Views: 274

honda goldwing gl15000rear brake master cylinder

IMG_1984.jpg IMG_1984.jpg IMG_1985.jpg Hi - Folks just found out what's wrong with my braking system on my Honda Goldwing GL 1500 1989 model , while investigating a spongy back brake pedal and doing all the usual stuff bleeding !! rebuilding the rear brake caliper etc - all to no avail by the way -...
by wingdings
Wed Feb 12, 2014 6:44 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: what is this pipe for ????
Replies: 2
Views: 345

what is this pipe for ????

HHi everyone -I have just bought a Honda Goldwing GL1500 - 1989 model , am currently stripping it down - I have found a rotted pipe / burt pipe - I wonder if anyone one can tell me what is does or what is for please !! - see pics for details - many thanks - jon.. sorry pics wont upload :oops:
by wingdings
Mon Feb 10, 2014 1:36 pm
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: No start and a lot of cranking, fuel smell
Replies: 15
Views: 4879

Re: No start and a lot of cranking, fuel smell

had the same problem myself - replaced the battery and the alternator with a compufire set up - this gives much better starting all round - go to http://www.compufire.com/index.php I have never looked back since . you can also add more electrics to the bike due to the high out put of 90amps - not 65...