poorly running 1979 gl 1000


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kvinson888
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Motorcycle: 79 goldwing gl 1000

poorly running 1979 gl 1000

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hi i have a 79 goldwing and lately its has been running poorly after it warms up dont no what it could be i changed the spak plugs and fuel filter it runs great for like the first 20 miles then starts to lose power it bogs down when i try to give it gas and it is aslso hard to start after it gets warm some times i lost please help


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dingdong
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Re: poorly running 1979 gl 1000

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You may have a clogged gas cap vent. Loosen the cap and go for a ride. Have you replaced the fuel filter recently?
Peppyone1955
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Re: poorly running 1979 gl 1000

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I agree with dingdong on gas cap vent.
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