1978 project

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Motorcycle: 1978 honda gl1000 gold wing

1978 project

Post by Ktdes423 »

Just bought this bike the started to make a bobber. I'm missing the cluster on the handle bars. I need to find a manual. My question? Did it have a key start or push button? I have a key start but can't get it to turn over? Any help is great

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Re: 1978 project

Post by virgilmobile »

Key for switched power.Push button applies power to the start solenoid.Neutral switch/ clutch switch provides the ground.
A schematic can be downloaded fromthe manuals section
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