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  1. Technical Help Forum
    Hey everyone, I'm new to the motorcycle world and I bought a 1979 cx500 a few years ago now as a way of learning how to ride, along with learning how to repair and do all the maintenance myself. With that said I have questions when stuff breaks down. My issue right now is my bike won't start...
  2. Custom How To
    Hey Everyone, I have a 1979 CX500C and I'm looking for some help. I apologize if these questions have been answered before but I haven't had the greatest luck navigating the forums. So I bought some low profile cafe racer type bars and when I reinstalled the throttle assembly, the throttle...
  3. Selling and Buying Forum
    79 CX500 in SoCal with pretty much everything in tact at 7xxx miles. Forks are from CB750 Wheels are comstar 5 spoke Tank repainted to a nice burgundy Engine idler failed, was replaced and that's as far as I got on the project. Has not been tested, as I lost the flywheel in a house move...
  4. Technical Help Forum
    Hello everyone I am very new to these forums and I hope I am posting in the right section. I am about to purchase a 1979 Honda Cx500 Custom from one of my very close friend's family friend. It will be my first ever bike as well. The bike runs mechanically fine as the guy's son used to ride it...
  5. Selling and Buying Forum
    Hey folks I am in desperate need of a standard US model CX500 gas cap for a 1979 tank. I was about to purchase one off of ebay only to find the shipping is a ridiculous $160. I'd prefer it with an ignition and a key but will still be interested without the ignition.
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