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post #7 of (permalink) Old 07-30-2019, 11:53 AM
Bike...and Dennis
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Location: Glendale, Arizona, USA
Model: 1987 GL1200 Interstate 290,000 miles
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I think I would change the oil filter, even on the first change. What's in there may be plugged.

Avoid the sponge and oil type air filters. EMGO or Honda paper filters only.

I disagree with running the motor at 4,000 for 20 minutes. 2,000 maybe.

GL12 valves are hydraulic.

Why ain't we ridin'?
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