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    Howdy neighbor .... well that bike is already...

    Howdy neighbor .... well that bike is already sold ... so must have been a good one. Darn. I was hoping to see it tomorrow. For now, I will have to settle for riding my Suzuki GR650 Tempter ... who...
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    Suzuki GS 700ES purchase price?

    Hi, I am looking to possibly buy a 1985 GS 700ES with 16K .... and looks to be in top condition cosmetically and mechanically. Tires like new. The seller wants $2,700. He lives 150 miles from me ......
  3. When installing the carbs 2 years ago, I vaguely...

    When installing the carbs 2 years ago, I vaguely remember messing with that rubber sleeve you mention. I did not see it this time ... so it is probably rattling around inside the plastic housing. As...
  4. When I rebuilt the 2 carbs about 2 years ago, I...

    When I rebuilt the 2 carbs about 2 years ago, I followed the carb tutorial in the GS Forum ... and all was well with the performance. Then I had a starter motor issue late in the riding season and...
  5. Update: I partially removed the 2 carbs from the...

    Update: I partially removed the 2 carbs from the engine ... enuf to pop off the intake boots and inspect the O-rings. One O-ring had a small gap of about 1/2" broken off. I cleaned up the boots and...
  6. My son and I worked on this problem yesterday,...

    My son and I worked on this problem yesterday, but didn't get far at all. He works on cars ... not bikes. We pulled off the rubber boots connecting the air box to the carbs. He was going to try to...
  7. GS450 won't return to idle if revved to 3,000 or above!

    I have to turn off the ignition to kill the engine now if I rev it to 3,000 or above. I rebuilt the carbs 2 years ago and all was fine ... then a starter issue popped up and I let the bike sit for...
  8. I bought a used SH775 R&R but after receiving it...

    I bought a used SH775 R&R but after receiving it I realized the mounting holes don't match up to my 450. Looks like I will have to drill 1 or 2 new holes along with retaining nuts.

    Also, will...
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    I finally got out to my gs450 again to check the...

    I finally got out to my gs450 again to check the charging voltages and was surprised the numbers looked way better than the last time I checked. I did not get all the voltages ... but got 14.65 at...
  10. I wish I had such a full windscreen to use .......

    I wish I had such a full windscreen to use .... but the picture is of someone else's bike on the internet. Then again, I don't ride fast with the gs450 usually.
  11. I found an Amco brand back rest/luggage rack...

    I found an Amco brand back rest/luggage rack apparently designed for a xs650 Yamaha and it fit nicely on the front mount to the bike frame. But for the rear mounting, I had to fabricate 2 steel...
  12. A new starter motor relay solenoid has been...

    A new starter motor relay solenoid has been installed .... and performs fine. The old relay was unreliable and would stay in the ON position sometimes. Since pulling the magneto flywheel and...
  13. So you have a good used R&R to sell? If so, how...

    So you have a good used R&R to sell? If so, how much $?
  14. Shopping for a Shindengen R&R for my gs450

    I would like to upgrade to a Shindengen R&R for my gs450. In researching them, I see a couple different model numbers and wondered which one is correct for my bike? I see a SH775BA and a SH775AA. ...
  15. I have ordered another starter relay and it...

    I have ordered another starter relay and it should arrive next Saturday. By next Sunday, I hope to have this problem solved and will report back hopefully with good news.
  16. In a test ride a week ago or so, I could feel a...

    In a test ride a week ago or so, I could feel a drain in engine power and I believe the starter clutch was intermittently grabbing on to be driven direct drive by the engine. It would grab and...
  17. Okay, makes more sense to me now. I started the...

    Okay, makes more sense to me now. I started the engine today and all sounded normal at idle ... so a half hour later I took the bike out for a short ride. When starting the engine for that ride,...
  18. Yes, the starter relay solenoid must be hanging...

    Yes, the starter relay solenoid must be hanging up in the ON position. I don't understand how the starter motor would keep running after I turned OFF the ignition?? There was no stopping that thing...
  19. I put all parts back on the bike I had removed to...

    I put all parts back on the bike I had removed to pull the rotor flywheel and inspect the stator and starter clutch. I installed the charged battery and the engine started immediately. I kept the...
  20. What is the best source to get the SH775 part at...

    What is the best source to get the SH775 part at a good price? Any clones knockoffs to be aware of?
  21. I took a picture of the stator when it was off. ...

    I took a picture of the stator when it was off. Do you see anything abnormal in this pic? 62710
  22. So after finally popping off the rotor flywheel, ...

    So after finally popping off the rotor flywheel, I was able to inspect the stator windings and starter clutch parts. The stator coils looked quite dark indicating it has gotten very warm during it's...
  23. Finally had success popping off the rotor...

    Finally had success popping off the rotor flywheel off the tapered crank. It was very stubborn and we tried impact wrench, banging with a rubber mallet, a breaker bar. It finally gave up. Anyway, for...
  24. I ordered the puller bolt recommended above ......

    I ordered the puller bolt recommended above ... but it was too large. 14mm was the correct fit. First, I struggled to get the center 17mm mounting bolt off. With chain vice grips to hold the outside...
  25. What puller to remove the magneto flywheel on a gs450?

    The service manual says part 09930-30102 ... which is a sliding hammer type puller. People in this group have stated that type tool wasn't effective on their rotor covers and also not the 3 jaw...
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