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  1. Bad Alternators and Good Airfilters - CX650C

    Selling and Buying Forum
    Hi! I'm in the middle of a move and I found a bunch of parts that I shouldn't need anymore for the CX650C. All I'm asking is shipping and whatever you think is fair. 1x OEM Stator, used, worn. Needs a re-wind 1x Full airbox assembly, including oil reservoir and carb boots. I might be short a...
  2. Removing Airbox and Carb work

    Technical Help Forum
    Hey everyone, I have a 1981 cx500c that isn't quite starting. It ran when i first got it but my carbs were flooding due to bad float. while my carb is out, i was thinking of removing the Airbox to give it that sleek look with nothing underneath the seat. I read in places that i might have to...
  3. '78 CX500 - Air Box Boots

    Selling and Buying Forum
    Sorry if the terminology is incorrect, but, just bought my first motorcycle yesterday, a '78 Honda CX500 barn find... had a few 'minor' issues to get started... one of which is that the air box is missing those short rubber tubes that connect to the carbs. I think they call them boots. Looking...
  4. '78 CX500 missing airbox

    CX Customization and Mods Forum
    Well, search continues... was supposed to buy a CX500 last week, but guy sold it on me. :S Looking at another one, and from how it reads, I think it's the same one. Person who bought it realized she was too small to drive it. :D Anyways, says the gas line is disconnected, carbs/tank need...
  5. Converting air box to filter pods

    CX Customization and Mods Forum
    I'm looking for some advice for a novice motorcycle enthusiast. I inherited a 1981 Honda CX500c from my father in approx 2007. I would really like to turn the bike into a Cafe Racer. My next step is to get rid of the air box and replace it with some conical air filter pods. How difficult would...
  6. Fuel in the Airbox

    Technical Help Forum
    Hello everybody, new to the forum and motorcycles in general. Thanks in advance for taking a look, I searched the forums for a solution but couldn't find any answers. Bought an 81 cx500 deluxe a few months ago, Been cafe'ing it ever since. The PO, who had the bike for 2 years, said he only ran...