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  1. Honda cx500c for sale by BBCR Engineering

    Selling and Buying Forum
    Hello, I am selling my Honda cx500c... fully custom by BBCR Engineering. Recently changed: New clutch, all fuilds. rebuild carbs. u can contact me : +17862416597
  2. GL650 sputters at high rpm

    Build Threads
    Bike runs good at low rpm but when I open it up "full throttle" it sputters and carries on until i back off throttle. I believe its a fuel system problem but have very little knowledge on these old bikes. Where should I start, what are common problems with these bikes. All your opinions and...
  3. Increased Engine Noise 2500-3000rpm

    Technical Help Forum
    Hey guys, first huge thanks to this forum. You guys are amazing and have helped me so much in this dream of rebuilding a bike. So here's the problem I've run into: My GL650 has increased engine noise (I think it is transmission related) whenever I am riding in the 2500-3000rpm range. It's not...
  4. Speedometer and Tachometer Raplacements

    Technical Help Forum
    Hi everyone, I am working of restoring my 1979 CX500, and it is all good mechanically and running. When I started working on the lights and dashboard (if it is called this way), I realised that neither the speedometer nor the tachometer is working. I want to keep the bike as close to original as...
  5. Buyers beware of motorcycleseatsdirect, hondaclassic31, jdmscotter

    General Discussion
    I made this account just to warn others as I made the mistake of not researching before I purchased from this seller. Judging from past threads this seller has been blacklisted from Ebay and used multiple usernames. Unfortunately, the seller Eric, still operates under Cafe Racer Seat | Custom...
  6. Lowering a 84 GL500

    General Discussion
    Hey yall, new to the forums here but hopefully i can get some good help and tips. ive got a 1984 gl500 silverwing interstate. dont worry, half the junk that comes on it is already off lol, but i know there are differences when compared to the cx's or non interstate gl's. (such as dual front disc...
  7. 1980 cx500 c,

    Build Threads
    Got the engine done. Now for the rest of the bike. Next, rebuild forks and situate seat and seat pan. https://1drv.ms/f/s!AnO5gGxaVT86nUvWyrnpenngd3NX
  8. Started to strip the CX down a bit and size things up.

    CX Customization and Mods Forum
    Tremendously lighter with that exhaust off. I've got some LEDs and a chunkier tire for the back. Just a speedo and temp gauge up top, under a small fairing. Small fenders, most of the electrical hidden.
  9. Compression ?'s

    Technical Help Forum
    CX500c 1980, Compression is 120 on the left and about 115 on the right. Not too mismatched, I think, but how much compression is Good, Better, Best? Don't have the book yet.
  10. 2 bikes for sale

    Selling and Buying Forum
    I have a 1978 and a 1979 Custom that i am looking to sell. Buyer needs to pick up or make arrangements. Make offer.
  11. Accelarator pump kit

    Technical Help Forum
    Hi, i bought an accelarator pump kit on ebay for my GL 500 1982. that fact is that after a couple of minutes after i installed and tried to pump up some gasoline the new diaphragma was shattered (it was OEM top quality replacement)... can anyone tell me how was that possible?? what do i did...
  12. Honda CX500T turbo diagnostic tool kit

    Selling and Buying Forum
    **REDUCED***Honda CX500T turbo diagnostic tool kit. This kit came out of a vintage dealership, listed as new, never used....appears to be VERY lightly used, put battery in volto meter (no corrosion or anything in battery compartment, came on and worked fine. Everything else appears never used...
  13. Looking for CX500 Custom Tank

    Selling and Buying Forum
    Hey all, First post so be kind! I'm looking for a Honda CX500 Custom tank, in any condition (The dirtier/cheaper the better) as I'm getting everything re-painted. I'm based in Manchester, UK but will pay international postage. Thanks for your time!
  14. Replacing Handle bar of CX650 Eurosport

    General Discussion
    Hi! I got CX650 Eurosport. I was trying to replace Handle bar to aftermarket one. I found those switch boxes have aluminum pins to set the position. Of course, the aftermarket bars don't have holes for it. In that case, do I have to drill the new bar? At this stage, I removed the pins and...
  15. Got my transverse beast back together... finally!!!

    General Discussion
    Well i finally got my 83 GL650I back together and running (far from drive-able but hey im back on the right path lol). over the labor day weekend i motivated my self enough to get the engine back together and stuck it back in the frame then had to order a few parts and gaskets and got this...
  16. Rebuilt carbs but still issues, stator help?

    General Discussion
    My 1979 Honda CX500D has been having issues accelerating ever since I have bought it. In any gear higher than first when I roll on the throttle after about 4000 rpm the bike begins to bog down and seems almost stuck at that speed. It sometimes feels like it wants to start pulling away and...
  17. Wiring a 82 honda silverwing gl500 help PLZ

    Technical Help Forum
    I need help figuring out where these lose wires go 1 is a green/black fused with a green non fused wire (left) than the connection on the rite i can not seem be able locate either. It is my 1st bike & have plans of bobbin it out with my dad. But hes a harley guy so this foreign stuff is just...
  18. 1982 GL500 for sale

    Selling and Buying Forum
    I have a 1982 GL500 that I would like to see back on the road again. I bought it a couple riding seasons ago. At the end of last riding season I attempted to fix the push button start. I am not a completely ignorant when it comes to that sort of thing - but I'm far from the expert end of the...
  19. worldwide trip

    General Discussion
    I just finished my south america journey on a suzuki gs500f. I got a gl500 1982 at home and now im thinkin on a worldwide journey back again until Brazil then europe, asia and hope i can do australia. Im really thinking about preparing the 1982 gl500 with i dont know hoy many miles in the motor...
  20. Rear Carrier for 84 CX650 Eurosport

    General Discussion
    Hi! I have 84 CX650 Eurosport and now having difficulty to find Rear Carrier. Although it was popular in Europe, I still can't find something reasonable. What is the best solution for this? I just wanted to mount a GIVI top case. Thank you.
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