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  1. General Discussion
    So I tried cleaning my tank my self with vinegar and bb's. I though it went okay at 1st, and then things got worse than before. This is my daily driver for now and I wanted it running right, it was cutting a little bit, so I changed the plugs, needed to fix the throttle cable, which I did, but...
  2. Selling and Buying Forum
    Hi, I’m in need of a Standard or Deluxe tank to fit a 1980 CX500 in at least salvageable condition and able to be shipped to Australia. Minor dents/surface rust/blemishes are fine as long as there isn’t significant rust inside and no major leaks that can’t be fixed. Thanks Lachie
  3. Southeast CX500 Owners
    Hello, I have a 1979 CX500, i bought a damaged 1980 CX500 for parts and given that the tank was in a very good shape i decided to have it restored and painted by a professional in order to recuperate what i invested on this spare motorcycle (damaged 1980 CX500). Upfront and clear. Great...
  4. Selling and Buying Forum
    Original custom tank great tank no rust on inside or outside no dents or big dings really needs some paint that's about It.I'm asking $300 for It obo.
  5. Selling and Buying Forum
    There's nothing wrong with this tank its off of my cx that I custom built its red coated on inside currently is still on my bike but here are some pictures of It. I am asking $500 for the tank obo.
  6. Technical Help Forum
    I recently emptied the gas out of my gas tank to do some work on it all, getting it ready for painting etc., and noticed there were dime sized chunks of what appeared to be rust. So I sprayed it out with water many times and some degreaser (Simple Green), and naturally a lot more rust came out...
  7. Selling and Buying Forum
    Hello, I'm selling a cx500 Deluxe tank, that while isnt the prettiest, is completely solid, water tight and can hopefully find a good home, the reason that I'm selling is that i have another in slightly better condition. The out side of it has a few dents smaller dents the biggest of which is...
  8. Technical Help Forum
    I'm about to have my gas tank painted and I'm going back and forth on whether I should seal it with Caswell or Red-Kote, or just keep the tank full of gas all the time. I de-rusted the tank a couple months back with Phosphoric Acid. After drying it I immediately sprayed it with WD-40 and...
  9. Selling and Buying Forum
    I have a cx500 custom tank that is in pretty good condition. original paint is still on there and there are no big dents. i see a small one, but only can be noticed from an angle. I don't have the keys for the tank. Asking $120 for it. Buyer pays for shipping. PM for pictures.
  10. General Discussion
    Hey, I was wondering if anyone is willing to sell their cx500 deluxe tank and is willing to ship. I live in NC.
  11. Selling and Buying Forum
    Hi All, Looking to see if anyone has a 1982 GL500 gas tank available, or if anyone could recommend an alternative? working on a cafe build. Any help, advice, or recommendations would be greatly appreciated!
  12. Technical Help Forum
    Hey guys I've taken my 1982 cx500 tank off to clean out rust. I'm going to be using the electrolysis method but I'm having trouble removing the petcock filter. The petcock and tube came out fine however there still appears to be a plastic liner in the tank connection. I assume this is the actual...
  13. 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...
  14. Selling and Buying Forum
    Hi, all. I'm looking for a tank for my 82 gl500, as mine has a leak. Thanks, juice
  15. Selling and Buying Forum
    Deluxe tank is off of an 81 Deluxe. This tank is in great shape. There are a few imperfections in the paint but overall I don't think you'll find one in better shape. Due to the condition of the tank I was thinking $220 plus shipping. Not in a rush to get rid of it. Shoot me a message with...
  16. Selling and Buying Forum
    Hey guys, I'm on the hunt for the smaller custom model tank. I have the 78' standard tank that I'd like to trade but may be interested in buying one if the price is right. Let me know what you've got. Thanks
  17. Selling and Buying Forum
    Hi all, looking for a petrol/gas tank latch/lock for a CX500C tank. Let me know if anyone has one for sale.
  18. Technical Help Forum
    Hi all, I have a standard CX500 and have bought a Custom tank. has anyone got any photos of them adapting the frame to fit this? Ive sent it off to a welder and would like to send him some photos to help, mostly with placement and ideas. Thanks in advance.
  19. Australia - CX500
    WANTED: CX500 (80) deluxe / standard tank with no bog (body filler) Hey im looking for a 80 deluxe tank in a good condition that has no bog (body filler) with either an OEM paint job or with a wire brush finish. Im located in Perth but im happy to pay for postage. Cheers
  20. Selling and Buying Forum
    Hey im looking for a 80 deluxe tank in a good condition that has no bog with either an OEM paint job or with a wire brush finish. Im located in Australia but im happy to pay for postage. Cheers Josh
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