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  1. Brake lights broken wire

    GL1800 Tech Board
    I have narrowed my problem to the red/green wire at the c15 connection. The wire is broken within an inch of the connector. Is there a way to replace the wire from the connector giving me more length?
  2. For sale - rear brake disk rotor & torx bolts

    GL1800 Classifieds- 4 Sale by Owner
    SOLD - rear brake disk rotor & torx bolts SOLD TO WILDGUY for $85 - NEVER USED - REAR BRAKE DISK ROTOR & TORX BOLTS - WILL FIT ANY YEAR GL1800 Part# 43250-MCA-013 DISK, REAR BRAKE Partzilla $404.78 Part# 90131-KPB-751 BOLT, TORX (5X10) Partzilla $ 1.73 each, have 6 of them...
  3. Protective Wheel Dust Test?

    General MC Message Board
    I hate to crawl around in the mud and wash my wheels, so I've been performing a dirt test. I think brake dust may be particularly protective on motorcycle rims. Am I wrong?
  4. More Powerful Brakes?

    General MC Message Board
    Hello, all. I have good days and bad days and some days my HANDS aren't as strong as normal. What could I do to make the front brakes "stronger" without making them "grabby"? Most days, if I don't feel well, I just stay off the bike. If I start to get tired riding, I use more rear brake...
  5. Brake Drag with new Pads

    GL1800 Tech Board
    I have installed new pads on my wing before with no problem, this time however the front pads where so tight after installation that I could barely roll the bike. I flushed the brake system with fresh fluid and that has made it better, the rear wheel spins freely but it still takes considerable...
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