Honda CX 500 Forum banner

bolt

  1. Cx500 Cylinder Head bolt thread type.

    Technical Help Forum
    Hello clever fellows. Any one by chance know what sort of thread is on the M12 cylinder heads bolts? What's the pitch as I think there are 3 possibilities. I've a rather bodged helical insert that needs changed, I'm guessing it's a shack proof helicoil that's chewing bolt threads. I've got some...
  2. Engine removal - stuck mounting bolt

    Technical Help Forum
    I'm dropping my engine for the first time and I'm stuck on the rear engine mounting bolt(the long one). I've got the nut off it but the bolt won't budge. Is it possible to hammer it out as only option I can think of it drilling it out at this point Cx500b London. Uk
  3. Looking for a longer 12mm flange bolt than stock

    Where Can I Find...
    Hey there! I have a custom CX500 that was recently completed. I put a few hundred miles on it so far, and noticed recently that the nut on the 12mm flange bolt below the engine (picture below) had rattled off. I suspect this is because we put a custom exhaust on the bike, which is mounted on...
  4. Advice needed with front brake fittings on '82 GL500 Silverwing

    Technical Help Forum
    After replacing an old front tyre for a sticky new Bridgestone S11 at a local fitment shop, I thought I'd take the long road home and try to bed in the tyres a bit - about 5 km from home I suddenly felt that the front brakes were not working properly ... and looked down to find this! :hororr...
  5. Broken bolt on chain guide plate

    Technical Help Forum
    Another rookie mistake, I still had my tork wrench set for an M8 and snaped of the M6 that goes in the marked hole above. Its in there good and didnt snap off cleanly, do you guys think its a big problem if i leave that bolt out??
  6. Bottom yoke bolt sheared help!!!!!

    Technical Help Forum
    while trying to take the forks out the left side bottom bolt on the yoke sheared clean off. Does any know of any solution besides drilling the bolt out. im scared that it might damage the the threads on the inside of the yoke.
  7. Removing Fork Bottom Bolts

    Technical Help Forum
    Both the bottom bolts on my starboard front fork - the ones that hold the axle in place at the bottom of the fork - were stripped and I had to cut them to get the front axle/wheel off. I've purchased replacements, but can't get the originals out of the fork! Does anyone have any gems of...
Top