Tune up 1983 GL1100


Information and questions on GL1100 Goldwings (1980-1983)
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A55wipe
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Joined: Fri Aug 27, 2021 8:03 pm
Location: Apopka fla USA
Motorcycle: 1983 GL 1100 interstate

Tune up 1983 GL1100

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I my compression test to start with it was 150 across the board, then I did my valve adjustments almost every one of them was loose. Did another compression test and picked up almost 5 lb per cylinder across the board one was a little lower but still come on. Then I did my car sink from a fresh rebuild, just got done resealing my gas tank new fuel filter new back tire new brake pads while I was there and she runs great the compression test surprised me I didn't think I would get 5 lb from a simple valve adjustment but that was the first time I have done the valves on this bike since I've owned it about a year and a half. Just shooting the breeze thought I'd share it's never run so good


JoBoy68
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Joined: Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:28 am
Location: Pawtucket Rhode Island
Motorcycle: 1983 Honda GoldWing GL 1100 Interstate

Re: Tune up 1983 GL1100

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I adjusted my valves and went from 34 MPG to 40
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