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  1. Sport Demon vs Lasertec tires

    General Discussion
    I've been looking for tires available in the correct size for my 81 CX500C, and the two main options I've come to are the Pirelli Sport Demon tires and the Metzeler Lasertec tires. I'm leaning towards the Sport Demons, but I was wondering if any of you had experience with either type or have a...
  2. FOR SALE: 1981 CX500 Custom $1200 / OBO in Mpls, MN

    Selling and Buying Forum
    FOR SALE: 1981 CX500 Custom $1000 / OBO in Mpls, MN *PRICE REDUCED* FOR SALE: 1981 CX500 Custom $1000 / OBO in Mpls, MN *PRICE REDUCED* 1981 Honda CX500 Custom Mileage: 30,280 This bike has been kept in original stock condition. The bike pictured has an aftermarket seat for rider preference...
  3. Removing front fairing. 1981 Cx500c

    CX Customization and Mods Forum
    I am looking to remove this nasty fairing, frankly its not my style. I am unsure of the parts I will need to get and where I can remount the blinkers. This is my first bike and I am learning all sorts of stuff about the engine and throttle in the three days since I picked it up. Let me know if...
  4. Broken Speedometer Housing - Help!

    Technical Help Forum
    Ive got a 1981 CX500 Custom with a broken speedometer housing. It's jb welded right now but will need a replacement. Im not able to find any for the 1981 model online but a few used ones for the 80 model. They look pretty similar. Does anyone know if it will work?
  5. Hello... New to the forum

    General Discussion
    Hello all. I'm new here and I'm trying to learn all I can about the cx500. I haven't been on a bike in over 15 years and I'm looking at buying an '81 cx500c. I have looked at the bike and it has around 12k miles, it leaks a small amount of fuel near the petcock, may or may not have a slow...
  6. Signal relay?

    Technical Help Forum
    Is there supposed to be a signal relay in this blank space? I just bought the bike and I have to rewrite front/rear signals...can I hardware them? Or is there a signal relay I'm missing? 1981cx500custom 1983VF750F
  7. new in need of help

    Technical Help Forum
    Hi, I've been working on my 1981 cx500c for the past few months and I'm pretty inexperienced and new to this. I have a few questions and directions on how to go about my issues. I just rewired the bike after I put the engine on and my front blinkers don't seem to blink the just stay solid, when...
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