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  1. Technical Help Forum
    Hello, I just picked up a 1980 CX500 and the left coil wont spark. The right side sparks when it is wired normally. When I swap the pink and yellow cables, the left side still doesnt spark. Which leads me to believe that its just the ignition coil. However, These are brand new. I checked the...
  2. Technical Help Forum
    My original plan was to do the brass rod mod on my plug caps and get resistor plugs (NGK DR8EIX). Now that I'm back into the pile of parts, I'm noticing my plug caps are cracked and broken. So now I'm gonna buy new plug caps. Given that they are new, is it worthless to do the brass rod mod...
  3. Technical Help Forum
    Hello CX500 forumers, I recently did a quick clean of the carbs on my 78 CX to try and nurture this problem of the bike not starting or even sputtering when turning over but it will start easily when I push start it in gear. It runs better now but the problem still persists. Is there facet of...
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