I doubt your 05 has bearing problems unless they were improperly preloaded at the factory. Here's what the 2005 Service manual says to check the preload. See if your's falls within spec and tell us the results.T MOORE said:I HAVE A 2005 GL1800 ALL STOCK. STEERING SOME TIMES IS VERY HEAVY, I NOTICE IT AT LOW SPEEDS ONLY. IT FEELS EXACLY LIKE I HAVE ABOUT 15 PSI IN FRONT TIRE. TIRE PRESSURE 41/41. ANY IDEAS. I DO HAVE THE DREADED STEERING SHAKE AND ALWAYS HAVE.
could you define this "poor quality" please?e98x09 said:T Moore,
The stock Honda headset bearings/races are pretty poor quality. I suspect that your headset races have developed flat spots...!
A very efficient question. They work well in keeping the cold air from coming up through the spaces under the handlebars. This board's sponser has them. Here you go:T MOORE said:WHAT IS A TUNNEL FILLER,WHAT DOES IT DO, AND WEAR DO YOU GET ONE. THANKS