Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: DeBary, Florida, USA
Model: Level 2
Not difficult depending on if you have basic mechanical tools. Roughly, final drive needs to come out. 2hrs for in and out. Change the seal at both ends(incoming and wheel side) and reassemble. If parts are on hand it shouldn't take more than 3-4 hrs.
2013 1800 Goldwing currently heading to 66k miles with new rear. Back on the road after a month of troubleshooting nav unit-brain was replaced under warranty
1996 1500 Aspencade 225000 miles (Sold for 2000$)
Back from Sturgis trip 5300 miles and 9 days later.