OK, getting bike ready for spring riding season. Put in new gas, checked oil, added coolant, stuck battery on charger for a bit just to be safe, etc. Bike starts up and idles like a champ. However when I start to take off it dies. I figured that was a problem with residue clogging the jets in...
Have been working on a 81 CX500 Custom;
So Far -
The carbs have been cleaned/rebuilt using Larry's Book with an ultra sonic
Sealed Air/Vaccum Leaks
Replaced Air Filter
New Spark Plugs
When checking the spark plugs, I pulled them and found they were NKG DCPR7E and I could not find this plug...
I have been having an issue with a GL500 I am attempting to get road worthy again after 8yrs of sitting. To date I have done minor repairs and cleaning to get it running again including cleaning the carbs, replacing the battery, releasing the frozen breaks so on, and so on...