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  1. Technical Help Forum
    Hello everyone, I took my first longer ride (120 Miles) on my CX this past weekend. I noticed that in cruising in 5th gear at 6-7,000 rpm my temperature needle was about 2 -3 needle widths above the normal middle sitting point on gauge. If I slowed down to around 5,000 RPM the engine would very...
  2. Technical Help Forum
    Hey Guys, I need some assistance with my cooling system. My main problem right now is with the temperature gauge. The PO said the bike sat for about 3 years before I bought it. He reported the last few times he rode it the temp gauge worked only sporadically. So far I've flushed all the...
  3. Technical Help Forum
    Have an 83 gl650. The temp gauge not working so I tested it with a 6 volt battery and it went up, so I know it works then I tested the 7 v regulator and I was not getting the 7 v so I thought Bingo, but when I unplugged the green wire coming from the sending unit the regulator gave me a full 7...
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    Hey all, I am working on a 1979 cx500c. I bought it from a kid recently who told me that there was a temperature issue. He said he was told that it was a mech seal issue in the water pump. I check the engine oil, it all looks brand new. There doesn't seem to be any coolant leaking into the...
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    Being new to the CX500 just curious what is the "NORMAL" operating temperature ? This is where mine runs. Cheers Mike
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