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  1. for sale 79 cx 500

    Selling and Buying Forum
    One and a one half 79 cx 500. New seat cover and rear tire, German fork brace, low bars, rusty (outside for years), all plastic intact, mis in ignition and no front brake master cylinder. $200 for all Northern California. No parts
  2. 1982 CX500C to 1978 CX parts swap

    General Discussion
    Hi y'all, I stumbled upon a 1978 cx500 (according to the seller's description). In fact, I'm not even sure his own description is accurate. Looks like somebody who wants to get rid of an old bike laying around. (Quick translation here: MUST SELL FAST!!! Model: Honda cx500, Price is...
  3. Cam Chain Assessment

    Technical Help Forum
    Hello All, I'm new to the forum, but have browsed plenty. I recently started a Cafe Racer build on a 1980 CX500. The owner had started some modifications himself. It has about 25 to 30,000 miles on it. It already had the loop, different lower handle bars, handle grips. When I purchased it I...
  4. CX 500 Deluxe Sell or Keep?

    General Discussion
    Hi everyone, I recently came into possession of a CX500 Deluxe with a Vindicator fairing (I think thats what it's called). I really have no idea if i should even try to clean it up myself (since I have no clue where to start), or let someone else deal with it. To my knowledge it does not run...
  5. 1980 CX 500 Deluxe No Spark

    Technical Help Forum
    Hello All, So i recently purchased my first bike from a neighboring town for $400 around 6 or so months ago. It ran like a dream with good idle and would start up every time. Then about 3 months later, I began to have an intermittent sparking problem. I would put the key in and all the lights...
  6. 1982 cx500 turbo for sale....runs and rides great 2900 firm

    Selling and Buying Forum
    1982 cx500 turbo ...bike rides and runs great with 42000 miles..has a crack on the left side of fairing and some scratches....wheels are nice with brand new tires..price is frim 2900 text for pics 817-615-1303
  7. Lost Key - 1981 CX 500 Custom

    General Discussion
    Hello All, It appears that I have misplaced the only key I have for my 1981 Honda CX 500 custom. I am wondering if anyone here is able to create a key from either the serial number or the numbers on the lock. Any help would be appreciated, Thank you, Ted
  8. 81' Honda CX500 - first build second life

    Build Threads
    81' Honda CX500 - motowerke finished build! Hello for all. I'm a 25 year old fan of vintage cars and motorcycles.I'm living in center of europe. I was searching for base for first project,and i've decided to buy old jap dog - cx500. I will try ,with a few simple tools and a lot of...
  9. 1979 cx 500 has spark, fuel, compression, and timing is on but wont start PLEASE HELP

    Technical Help Forum
    I am hoping that some one can help me out. I Just bought a 1979 cx 500. It's getting fuel, has spark, and 160 compression on each side but wont even sputter or even try to start. It turns over fine and the timing is on. I just can't figure it out. PLEASE someone help me out here, maybe it's just...
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