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  1. 8 cell anti gravity battery but what regulator?

    CX Customization and Mods Forum
    So I just joined this forum after months of using it as research for my first gl500 silverwing cafe build. I am at the point in the project where I am considering a new 8cell antigravity battery, but I hear that the charging system needs to be upgraded to prevent the battery from over...
  2. My Bike Broke....

    CX Customization and Mods Forum
    So I customized a gl500. The engine was working when I first got it so I decided I don't need to do anything with the engine. BUT now it isn't running unless I pull the choke. I think that the engine just isn't getting enough gas but iv'e cleaned the carb multiple times and I cant figure out...
  3. 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...
  4. 1982 GL500I Custom Cafe Racer

    General Discussion
    Moved the progress of my most recent bike to a new thread. It was here as I started to revive a 79 CX500D I had run low on oil The beginning of this project can be found in this post http://cx500forum.com/forum/technical-help-forum/34282-1979-cx500-blown-engine.html So I bought this GL500I to...
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