Please befriend me.
I am new.
I purchased my steed (1981 CX500 custom) from another member
of this community recently, also a Jeff.
Trying to learn how to maintain this magnificent beast.
I have located the source of a slow radiator fluid leak to the bypass hose
where it connects...
I post waaaaaay back in November about having messed up my ATU on a quadruple bypass, and after posting I dropped the bike off with a mechanic to get the job re-done. They thankfully did wonderful work and replaced the stator for me too as I couldn't get in touch with Custom Rewind in time for...
Ok, so I did the bypass on my '79 CX500D a couple of years ago, and I know I'll never give her up. But my son recently acquired a CX650 and we are in the middle of replacing the stator, cam chain, mech seal and starter clutch bearings (aka, the "quadruple bypass"). There will probably come a day...