Working on my first cx 500 build and having a great time, I have gotten almost all the way to the end and I have run into an issue with getting it to start.
I get a very weak spark when using the stock CDI on both coils.
I replaced the ignition coils and got the same result. weak spark.
I have an CX500E 1983 that suddenly after the winter storage didn't charge the battery anymore.
I have checked the charging output and its low, around 12V. I have noticed a continuity between the yellow cables from the alternator and the earth. :( So my conclusion is that I have some...
Was riding out of town last weekend to go to a sweet new Brewery/Restaurant that opened up.
Was cruising at 55 no problems, when all the sudden all spark just cut out.
I coasted to the side of the road where I could not get the thing going again.
I knew pretty quickly that my...