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  1. CX500 Deluxe Tank

    Selling and Buying Forum
    Greetings all - i have for sale a CX500 Deluxe Tank to sell. Has a few dents on it, which i tried to show in the photos. Could easily be bondo'd out or worked out with some rods. Surface rust on the inside, but doesnt look too bad. I just got this off eBay so I could strip the latch off it...

    Selling and Buying Forum
    I am currently parting out an 82' Honda CX500TC Turbo. This is a link to my eBay store where I will be listing all of the parts with full descriptions of conditions. If you would like any parts, reply to this thread and message me with an offer. We could do...
  3. 82 CX Custom for sale 300$ MN

    Selling and Buying Forum
    Hello, I have a 1982 CX500 Custom for sale for 300$ The engine does not run. It was running fine until the copper bearings broke last year. The engine has stayed in a warm garage all winter. I bought the CX at the beginning of last year and learned to ride, now that its riding season I dont...
  4. AK to ID 78 CX500D resto mod.

    Build Threads
    I’ve posted a CX500C build in here before but I picked this 78 CX500D up a bit ago and have slowly been restoring and modding it. I didn’t take enough pics before I started tearing it down. Here it is day one.
  5. Heck Of A Deal - 1979 CX500 Parts Bike

    Selling and Buying Forum
    While doing some horsetrading last week I ended-up with a 1979 CX500 parts bike. The engine will move and most of it is there except for tank and bodywork, seat, handlebars. If you need the parts, this is it for you! $100.00 or trade me something. I have pix. e-mail me at...
  6. Weird hesitation at part throttle

    Technical Help Forum
    Howdy there my CX fam....HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! So my bike, beautiful beast, currently runs like garbage down the crap chute So I've gotten a weird hesitation at part throttle, gets worse with heat I have an ignitech unit installed So I had a look at the spark plugs Black as burnt toast thats...
  7. Cx500 engine in a tuk tuk

    CX Customization and Mods Forum
    Hi Guys, I am very new to this site, and new to having a cx500 1978. The CX500 I had got hold of was very worse for wear so we have taken the best bits and I’m currently in the process of using it in a tuk tuk. ( reason explained at the bottom) I really could do with some help, and apologies...
  8. Throttle Cable 2-1 Made in the USA vm34 Throttle cables cx/gl - 46" length

    Speed Moto Co
    Throttle Cable 2-1 Made in the USA vm34 Throttle cables cx/gl - 46" length We are adding new cx500 parts daily! Keep checkin' 39.95- Get them while they are in stock! New throttle cable for vm34 Mikuni...
  9. CX500 Frame dimensions

    Technical Help Forum
    Hello everyone, Currently i'm in the processes of building my motorcycle a CX 500 from 1980 for current state see attatched pics The plan is to swap out the front forks and to make a monoshock in the back but before i do anything i want to build everything in cad software just to make sure...
  10. CX500 build inspired by mr. Mikes CX500rr and the x-axis CBX750

    New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone, as you can see I'm from Bosnia and Herzegovina and will be converting a 1980 CX500 to a café racer. I don't think I'll be starting a build thread, because I'm new to the scene and don't now much. I've learnt a lot from this forum, but there still might be a way for someone to...
  11. Replacement Stator - Online replacements ok?

    Technical Help Forum
    Hello, The results of a stator test indicated that I had a faulty stator on my '79 CX500. I have found a few sites that claim to sell "plug-n-play" stators that will fit this bike. I am just wondering if anyone has purchased one of these and did it all work out ok? *I hope the links work. ...
  12. Stator replacement - What other jobs need doing?

    Technical Help Forum
    Hi all. So my 1979 CX500 stator has continuity to ground, so seems like I need a replacement. First things first - it's a CDI model so am I right in thinking that its the G47 stator that I need? I found a site in the UK (where I am) that makes them but they seem to describe it as fitting the...
  13. Cx500 Only Runs on Starter Fluid

    Technical Help Forum
    Hey guys me again, I finally got past the last major hold ups around my CX (like the majorly damaged water pump mechanical seal, don't know why I thought it was still OK to run) but she still wont run except on ether. She kicks once or twice if I let it sit for a little while but it seems like...
  14. Cx500 Carb overflowing

    Technical Help Forum
    Hi Guys, I've been trying to find a post on this specifically but I cant find any post of people with this issue that isn't a somewhat simple fix of tapping on the carb or adjusting a float. Not that I think i'm the first person to have this issue but I cant seem to find any posts. So, I...
  15. Carb Build/Rebuild

    Technical Help Forum
    -- New Bike Owner -- -- New Forum Member -- Hey, When I bought my new bike I also got a second bike that was torn down (not the entire bike). The carbs were all torn apart sitting in a box (that had a bunch of holes). . Is there a parts guide or something that I can use to verify I have all...
  16. Forum/Bike Newbie - CX500 Project Bike

    Midwest CX500 Owners
    Hello, I am a new CX500 owner and new to the CX500FORUM. I am originally from the Alexandria, MN area but currently reside in Lisbon, ND. I look forward to discussions with other CX500 builders and hope to post progress pictures soon. Project Bike Thread -...
  17. The "Unamed" CX500 Project Bike

    Build Threads
    I will start by saying I am entirely new to the bike world, having never owned one myself. The idea behind starting a CX500 project bike only came to be recently after finding one for a reasonable price on Facebook marketplace. The bike was listed for $500 in Aberdeen, SD. and per the owner it...
  18. Which o-ring is the right one to get when replacing a 1980 cx500c headgasket?

    Technical Help Forum
    Is it part number 91302-GEO-000? That's the one I got and it looks huge. It's supposed to go around that thing to the left of it, right? I've seen some people say part number 91302-044-013 is a better fit. Can anyone confirm?
  19. a Las Vegas father & son CX500 Cafe build

    Build Threads
    My CX500 build is finally complete. I didn't take near as many photos as I would have liked, but I'm going to post up what I have. Big thanks to Murray and everyone else in this forum that helped answer my questions along the way.
  20. Need help tuning carbs on a project bike.

    Technical Help Forum
    Hello everyone Have a project 1980 CX500 Custom I've been working on for a couple months now and trying to get it running properly. As of now it starts with the choke on and idles. As soon as I accelerate it dies. I have also seen some white smoke being spit out of the carbs. Ive been messing...