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  1. Clutch not working

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    Hi, I'm a new member and just picked up cx500d that's been in storage since 2001. One of the many issues it has is that the clutch doesn't release when you squeeze the lever. I can that the cable is working. Any suggestions on next steps? Thank you
  2. Clutch Tightening Up at & after sustained Speed of 50-60mph

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    For some reason, after I get my 1982 CX500 up to 50-60mph for a decent amount of time (5 minutes), when I slow down my clutch is very tight and difficult to pull in. I just had to pull off the side of the road, where I stalled. When the bike was off, the clutch was still sticking an very hard...
  3. Clutch cable routing

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    Hey guys, Unfortunately, when I got my 79' CX500, it didn't have a clutch cable. I was wondering if any of you have any suggestions on how to route it through the frame. I've seen plenty of photos where the cable follows the cooling system up, and then goes under the tank, just above the...
  4. Clutch maybe going bad?

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    I have a cx500c and I'm a bit new to motorcycles, so I'm not sure if its a clutch or clutch cable issue. I noticed this morning the friction zone was quite a bit further away than normal so I tried adjusting the clutch cable. No matter how I adjusted it too, the friction zone is either too far...
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