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  1. 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...
  2. Suspected Carb Issue? - Diagnosis Help

    Technical Help Forum
    G'day all, first time post. Understanding that this topic is well covered, I have managed to (as a new rider/mechanic in general) narrow down the symptoms which have niggled away at me since I bought the bike a month ago. So, I've reached a point where the issue seems to be only the left carb...
  3. Gas Cap Leak

    Midwest CX500 Owners
    I recently completed my 1978 cx500. It was a rigorous 6 month build. Bad news is, when I ride, there is a slight leak of gas out of the top of the tank. I am replacing the rubber gasket. The problem I believe that is occurring is one that a new gasket will not fix. Around the top of the tank...
  4. Sitting gl500.Will not start easy.

    Technical Help Forum
    Is there a fuel filter? And if so where? I have seen it replaced on a gold wing.mine is a 82 silver.
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