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Forum: Recent Rides and Riding Experiences   09-20-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By JK McDonald
Lewis and Clark - Trip

Trying to load more photos - but am having issues ?

Ride Safe - Michael
Forum: Recent Rides and Riding Experiences   09-20-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 89
Posted By JK McDonald
Western Leg of the Lewis and Clark Trail -

Just returned from a road trip camping along the western leg of the Lewis and Clark trail. Utah, Idaho, Wyoming and Montana have always been some of my favorite riding territories. Next year I plan...
Forum: The Lounge   09-20-2019, 05:13 PM
Replies: 2,120
Views: 192,904
Posted By JK McDonald
Rendezvous

A young newly wed couple decided to go for a late night swim at their motel. Since it was very dark out and they had the pool all to them selves - their swim quickly became an erotic rendezvous for...
Forum: Honda Goldwing Forum General Discussion   09-20-2019, 09:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 234
Posted By JK McDonald
Fast Typist -

Hey Robie - Many forums on the internet have a "time out" function. If your entry isn't complete within a few minutes - you can be locked out and all your typing lost. Until you are used to it -...
Forum: Engine Work   08-11-2019, 08:09 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 924
Posted By JK McDonald
Anything ?

Heard anything new from your mechanic ? - Operator error ? - Bad muffler bearing ? - Leaking Blinker Fluid Reservoir ? :)

This is such an unusual problem it would be interesting to know what was...
Forum: Honda Goldwing Forum General Discussion   08-10-2019, 09:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 119
Posted By JK McDonald
Voltmeter -

Hey Wayfarer - Intermittent electrical issues are a real pain to sort out. You can have an ignition switch, poor fuse socket, wiring harness connection or a failing alternator.

To help...
Forum: Honda Goldwing Forum General Discussion   08-10-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 394
Posted By JK McDonald
Sold ?

Evidently, this 94 GW posing as a 98 SE has now been pulled, deleted, disappeared or possibly sold (?). Even after multiple requests, the seller never would agree to provide a photo of the stamped...
Forum: Honda Goldwing Forum General Discussion   08-10-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 168
Posted By JK McDonald
ECU Reboot -

The ECU reboot procedure has been tried several times to resolve the stumble when cold - in fact the last trip to the dealership was when their service tech mentioned the ECU ROM Reflash services of ...
Forum: Recent Rides and Riding Experiences   08-09-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 338
Posted By JK McDonald
Memorial Rock -

Hey Dezzertrider - I also recommend a run up the "Million Dollar Highway" toward Silverton and Ouray. Then while in the area, you might want to see Colorado's Newly Named "Memorial Rock" on highway...
Forum: Honda Goldwing Forum General Discussion   08-09-2019, 03:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 168
Posted By JK McDonald
2007 - ECU Reflash

There is a local 2007 Goldwing for sale with 99k miles that has an odd stumble when initially started and can not be safely ridden until the motor is at operating temperature. Once it is warm the...
Forum: Honda Goldwing Forum General Discussion   08-09-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 394
Posted By JK McDonald
A Rose By Any Other Name -

Weren't there several Red Color Schemes available on the SE model bikes over the years ? No matter what it's called - my favorite combination has always been this one. I think Honda had originally...
Forum: Honda Goldwing Forum General Discussion   08-08-2019, 12:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 196
Posted By JK McDonald
Rear Facing Elbows -

Hey Rhett - It's been a while but I have removed a couple of 1100 and 1200 gas tanks. There isn't much clearance but normally once all the steps listed above are complete - a tank can be dipped...
Forum: Honda Goldwing Forum General Discussion   08-08-2019, 11:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 394
Posted By JK McDonald
98 in 94 Clothing -

Since the owner is still stalling on providing an actual photo of the VIN - I think it's best that we've decided to eliminate this supposed 1998 SE in 1994 clothing and drive train from our list of...
Forum: Honda Goldwing Forum General Discussion   08-07-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 394
Posted By JK McDonald
Unfamiliar with Goldwings -

Well - I guess the Craigslist owner of this 94 but advertised as a 98 Goldwing has decided not to follow-up on our request for any Vin information.

Even though the advertised sale price is...
Forum: Honda Goldwing Forum General Discussion   08-07-2019, 12:58 PM
Replies: 4
  1978 gw
Views: 133
Posted By JK McDonald
1978 gw -

Hey Tricia - Where is your shed located :) - Perhaps there are some members close enough to give you a hand, clean out the carbs and get it running so you can sell it....

Michael
Forum: Honda Goldwing Forum General Discussion   08-06-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 394
Posted By JK McDonald
Old School -

Hey Darkside - My riding buddy who is looking for a 1500 is pretty much an "Old School Mechanic" - Carburetor Type Guy. A modern fuel injected car or truck seems quite reasonable but for some reason...
Forum: Honda Goldwing Forum General Discussion   08-06-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 394
Posted By JK McDonald
1994 vs 1998 GW

A retiring friend who has been shopping for a 1998 - 2000 GW found one on Craigslist that looked nice with ultra low mileage. Although a seasoned HD rider, since he's not familiar with the 1500...
Forum: Honda Goldwing Forum General Discussion   08-05-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 169
Posted By JK McDonald
French Camp - 1800's Trading Post

Hey BigDeal - The Natchez Trace is one of my favorite routes when heading north east from Texas. Many riders feel the 50 mph speed limit is too confining but I really enjoy the leisurely pace through...
Forum: Other Goldwing Modifications   08-02-2019, 02:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 83
Posted By JK McDonald
1000 - 1100 Ignition Parts

Hey Bob - There is a pretty good spread in years with lots of parts changes and updates between the 1977 and 1981 GW. As far as transferring 1100 ignition parts to an earlier 1000, it sounds...
Forum: Honda Goldwing Forum General Discussion   08-02-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 626
Posted By JK McDonald
Baby It A Liitle -

Hey Keller - Just a suggestion if your bike does require a major disassembly for repair - since you mentioned the primary problem seemed to occur during a down shift, perhaps you could extend the...
Forum: Engine Work   08-01-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 924
Posted By JK McDonald
Diagnosis -

Hey Jim - What was the mechanic's final decision on your "sticking or locked up starter problem" ?

Michael
Forum: Honda Goldwing Forum General Discussion   07-31-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 196
Posted By JK McDonald
Just to Help Verify Your Progress -

Hey Rhett - If you can move your tank around a little - you have pretty well taken all the major components lose. It's been a while but here are the primary steps that may help verify your progress...
Forum: Recent Rides and Riding Experiences   07-31-2019, 02:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 382
Posted By JK McDonald
Painted Instructions on the Road Surface -

I always prefer to avoid interstate when practical. Sometimes my back road strategy works out great, sometimes it doesn't. While on a cross country bike trip along the Red Rock Scenic Byway (HW...
Forum: Recent Rides and Riding Experiences   07-30-2019, 05:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 180
Posted By JK McDonald
Little Jean's Mountain -

Hey Wayfarer - In my opinion both the Mt Nebo or Petit Jean park's are nice but if you are planning to camp in the heat of summer I'd lean more toward staying at the Petit Jean Park. Not sure about...
Forum: Honda Goldwing Forum General Discussion   07-29-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 595
Posted By JK McDonald
Florida Toll Highways -

Amen Trike Lady - Especially on those Florida Highways that funnel everyone down to just a couple of toll booth lanes. I've seen those maniac suicide crotch rocket riders cut across 4 lanes of...
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