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  1. CDI Resistance Question/Troubleshooting

    Technical Help Forum
    Quick background explanation... New to me 78' CX500 with (I think) 80' CX500 engine. The left cylinder was not firing when I bought it. Have replaced: spark plugs, plug caps, cleaned carbs, and jetted down to 78/115 from 90/120 (running pods), new pilot screws backed 2 turns out. The bike now...
  2. CDI to Rae-san system - Wire question

    CX Customization and Mods Forum
    Hi Everyone, So I just completed the internal switch to Rae-san's full system and have to say the instal is stupid simple and the motofaction and Rae's guides make it a piece of cake. The one thing that isn't clear is the remaining CDI wires. I haven't taken the back end of the engine apart, but...
  3. Rae San help

    Technical Help Forum
    Hi all, new to the forum. In the process of rebuilding/cafeing a 1980 CX500 and have recently bought a Rae San ignition system with Hall Effect Sensor. I want to remove the pickups as they are now redundant, but that will also remove the timing mark. The manual states: "note that the Right...