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  1. Technical Help Forum
    [solved] Can't sustain RPMs above 3000? Hey CX500 fam, My 82 CX500C seems to not be getting enough gas to sustain RPMs above about 3000. I had taken the carbs off to fix an air leak issue (the metal part between the carb boot and the cylinder head was cracked, I got the bike that way), and now...
  2. Technical Help Forum
    Thanks in advance for reading. I'm rebuilding my carbs on my 1980 cx500 and the kit I bought did not come with new ACV's. Am I just asking for trouble if I don't put new ones in or maybe not? Secondly,,,, when I removed the plastic bleed cover on one side, there was a pencil erased size yellow...
  3. Selling and Buying Forum
    Hi there everyone, I have started work on my 1978 CX500 and found some really good parts from my local motorcycle wreckers. I purchased a set of very clean carbs of an 81 GL500 the only issue is they are mounted closer together than on the 1978 CX500. I have all the pieces to mount them farther...
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