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  1. Only Left Cylinder Running - What haven't I checked?

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    78 CX500, Larry's Carbs, Ignitech. Prior to this issue, bike ran great and started right up. never an issue. Bike was running great. It sat for a little too long and I know some crud was in the carbs because the idle was rough. I cleaned the carbs, put the bike back together and it won't...
  2. '81 CX500 Coolant system issue

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    Hello All! I am posting today due to a coolant issue with my bike. I feel that I have exhausted all options, but maybe I can get some help. The Story One afternoon, I was riding. Coolant was spraying from the Front-lower-right side I'd the radiator (near drain plug) Tested the radiator, it...
  3. 81 CX500 Electrical Troubleshooting

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    Hey everyone, I'm venturing into working on my bike for the first time. After sitting for months in the Nashville winter, it was great to get it running yesterday with a charged battery and a little Seafoam. Felt amazing to ride after 7 months. The most apparent problem is that the battery...
  4. Is my Ignitech bad?

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    Hey guys, I've been having a big problem lately. My bike (80 CX500C) has only been firing on a single cylinder. I have checked you guys multiple times, and bought a new starter solenoid thinking it wasn't having the right voltage sent to the Ignitech. But I bought a new one, still, only 1...
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