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  1. 1979 CX500C Right cylinder died this morning on the way to work

    Technical Help Forum
    The right cylinder lost all power and went out on the way to work this morning. No smoke, no weird noises. Mods are as follows: - Murray coil on kit - Murray carbs - Free flowing exhaust with shortys - Rae-san ignition (installed by Murray himself) - Engine has around 35k The bike has run...
  2. Runs good until highway speeds (70+ mph)

    Technical Help Forum
    My 1980 CX500D starts right up, idles and is running (relatively) good on surface streets through all gears and RPM's, but when I get it on the highway and am holding 70mph+ for more than a few minutes it will suddenly start bogging and sounding like one cylinder is coming in and out. If I pull...
  3. 2 Pin Replacement Coil

    Technical Help Forum
    Hi Guys, Im in the process of replacing the coils on my 1980 CX500, the ones on the bike I believe to be the originals after 80 odd thousand miles as they have the wires soldered into the coil. The replacements that I have bought come with 2 spade connectors. I'm a little confused as to which...
  4. New guy! Purchasing 1owner cx650c, looks MINT but misfiring. Compatible coils?

    General Discussion
    I'm in the process of purchasing an original owner 1983 cx650 custom, it looks great and everything vital works. It has a misfire in the right cylinder, rendering it unsafe to drive (tops out at 40mph not to mention the risk of piston damage). I called my local Service Honda and the ingnition...
  5. Looking for '79 CX500 coils

    Selling and Buying Forum
    Does anyone have a pair of coils for a '79 CX500 for sale? The ones on the bike are slightly rusted. :p I have PayPal.
  6. CX550d Not turning over.

    Technical Help Forum
    Hey guys, I'm new to the forum and I've never really worked on a bike except for the time I replaced my radiator and fan. My 81 CX500d is my first bike. About a year ago, my bike quit out on me while driving to work when I ran out of gas and it never fired up again. There aren't any Honda...