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Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   06-14-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 149
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
You both have a Bad Seal, at the forward end of...

You both have a Bad Seal, at the forward end of the pushrod where it enters the rear of the engine.
The clutch fluid is bypassing that seal, and entering the engine... where it Dilutes the engine...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   06-10-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 162
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
Same here, but the rubbing disappears if you tie...

Same here, but the rubbing disappears if you tie back (forward actually) the front part of the fender.


I've never tried running Zero air pressure in my progressives, but if I did then no...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   06-07-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 711
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
Perhaps I'm mistaken about the Name for it: ...

Perhaps I'm mistaken about the Name for it:
-Parts List calls it: DIODE, REVERSE, 31710-MT8-003
-Ebay calls it: Fuel Pump Relay


Regardless, I'm not sure if it directly affects...
Forum: General Motorcycle Discussion Forum   06-07-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 198
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
If it ain't broke, then Tighten the Acceptance...

If it ain't broke, then Tighten the Acceptance Criteria until it Is, then Rebuild it to Upgrade to the new standard.


Rinse, Repeat until the budget is exhausted.
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   06-07-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 322
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
Yes, as you'll be drawing Dirty/Unfiltered Air...

Yes, as you'll be drawing Dirty/Unfiltered Air into the airbox... where it will enter Downstream of the air filter, meaning it will go directly into the carbs




Do you have (2)Two Tubes as...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   06-07-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 322
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
OP says "5/16-3/8 id", hence it's too big to come...

OP says "5/16-3/8 id", hence it's too big to come from the battery
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   06-07-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 711
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
No need to remove trunk: -The Fuel Pump Relay...

No need to remove trunk:
-The Fuel Pump Relay can be accessed by removing Right Saddle Bag.
-The other (#10) relay can be accessed by removing seat.


On a related note, I've heard comments...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   06-06-2019, 03:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 141
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
> The tubes from the carb sync tool are likely...

> The tubes from the carb sync tool are likely Leaking, where you connect them to the exhaust manifold... This happened on mine; I fixed it by simply putting a Hose Clamp on the lines.. and in-fact...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   06-06-2019, 03:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 711
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
My 1990 has a Fuel Pump Relay under the trunk...

My 1990 has a Fuel Pump Relay under the trunk (RIGHT side), and it is controlled by another relay under the seat... located just to the right of the big (30?) amp blade fuse on the cross bar

Also,...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   06-06-2019, 03:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 322
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
If there's a 2nd one Same Size (emerging by...

If there's a 2nd one Same Size (emerging by kickstand), then the one you found is a Drain Tube... One goes to the lower portion of the air filter box, and the other to a Collector Box under/behind...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   06-06-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 141
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
I'd pull the carb to inspect the Vacuum lines...

I'd pull the carb to inspect the Vacuum lines (especially the famous one with the 90-deg bend, that controls Ignition Advance), and also verify that that the Accelerator Pump is working.



> How...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   06-05-2019, 10:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,414
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
Using the "Choke" lever is normal for 1500's. On...

Using the "Choke" lever is normal for 1500's. On very cold days you also would do well to Open the Throttle 1-2x, prior to starting the engine... eg That will enrich the fuel mixture enough to cold...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   06-05-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 711
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
Sure sounds like the fuel petcock is the...

Sure sounds like the fuel petcock is the problem... I know you rebuilt it, but since you're getting fuel to that point, but not further, then it ain't working.


Try By-passing it... just takes...
Forum: General Motorcycle Discussion Forum   05-17-2019, 10:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
[Re-posting Dave's File, to enable Internet...

[Re-posting Dave's File, to enable Internet Search results]


GL1500 Parts

Note: Prices as of April 30, 2019

Partzilla.com
Forum: General Motorcycle Discussion Forum   05-17-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 306
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
Congrats! There's a bit of a learning...

Congrats!


There's a bit of a learning curve ahead of you, in terms figuring out the difference in Ergonomics and Maintenance.
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   05-17-2019, 10:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 189
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
65mph is the Max you can go, in order to get...

65mph is the Max you can go, in order to get mpg's around 40... mpg drops off a lot at higher speeds.

Recall the 1500 was designed back in 1988, when the National Speed Limit was 55mph... hence...
Forum: General Motorcycle Discussion Forum   05-03-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 807
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
There's no speed limit for splitting lanes in...

There's no speed limit for splitting lanes in CA... it's up to the officer to decide if you're "Safe" or not.
In practice, CHP on bikes routinely splits lanes MUCH much Much faster than this...
Forum: General Motorcycle Discussion Forum   04-30-2019, 05:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 807
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
Yes, Trailers are limited to 55 mph and also only...

Yes, Trailers are limited to 55 mph and also only allowed in the far right lane (except for passing, in which case you can go over an additional lane to the left).


Stupidest rule around... very,...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   04-26-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 184
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
No obvious need to rebuild the Brake Caliber[/s]...

No obvious need to rebuild the Brake Caliber[/s] or (MC)Master Cylinders, or replace the rotors... Just Flush and check Pad Thickness, and Clean the Caliper Parts (especially the slide pins)


My...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   04-26-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 537
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
How many miles on the bike? At around...

How many miles on the bike?


At around 100k the Rubber Dampeners (inside the rear hub) wear out, which leads to Slop between the mating Aluminum Blocks (which themselves wear out too)... Could be...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   04-19-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
You actually don't have to remove the saddle bag...

You actually don't have to remove the saddle bag in order to remove the Fuse/Relay box... rather, just remove the 2 bolts that hold the box in place... then the box can be slide Forward/Outward with...
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   04-19-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
Might be the Switch itself, for the Hi/Low...

Might be the Switch itself, for the Hi/Low Beams... I had one go bad on me; could only figure it out by opening it up to disassemble and reveal a bad contact.




ps: I have extra switches F/S
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   04-19-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
Yes

Yes
Forum: Goldwing Technical Forum   04-17-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 906
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
Similarly, on the right side of the bike (center...

Similarly, on the right side of the bike (center cylinder, about an inch above the valve cover) is a screw... It's typically removed/replaced with a brass spigot when connecting a Mercury Carb...
Forum: General Motorcycle Discussion Forum   04-16-2019, 01:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 276
Posted By ALEX BERECZKY
So then, how about posting Instructions for how...

So then, how about posting Instructions for how you did it? (especially the wire connections)


Also, does the Intercom and CB still work?
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