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  1. Motorcycle Repair
    I'm about to inherit a 1980 Honda CX500 in need of repair. Can anybody recommend a good motercycle mechanic with experience repairing this model bike in the Dallas / Fort Worth area?
  2. Motorcycle Repair
    I just bought my first bike, a 1978 Honda CX500, that had been sitting in a garage for about 6 months. It is running rough, meaning that after I start riding, it will die when I come to a stop or pull in the clutch and let of the throttle. It won't start for a few minutes after it dies and the...
  3. Motorcycle Repair
    I just bought a 1979 Honda CX 500 Custom that only was running on one clyinder, most of the time. When it did run on two, which was not very often, it instantly went back to one when I opened up. The guy I got it from thought that the coil was bad but I tested for spark and it was good. So then...
  4. First Bike / New Rider
    I'm 17 and just bought my first bike, a 1979 Honda CX500 Custom. It only ran on one cylinder when I bought it and I am attempting to fix it up. The guy who sold it to me thought that it had a bad coil, but I checked it and I'm getting healthy spark. Next I thought I had better focus on the fuel...
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