1979 Honda CX500 Custom
Info: Day 10 of Restoration. New battery,bars,fluids. removed back rest and windshield. plastic dip side covers.
[16] 761x571 / sdanville
jenison United States
 
Info: one week into the restoration.
[21] 1306x980 / sdanville
jenison United States
 
Info: I  am too tall for any of the pull back handlebars. replaced with
Emgo Magna bars $22. and took off the old school windshield.
Ordering up some used Harley mufflers and saddle to modify to fit me.
[15] 914x686 / sdanville
jenison United States
 
Info: First Ride. Frozen throttle was because of a frozen Carb.  Frozen brake
was crud under brake piston seal. Frozen engine fixed with marvel mystery oil in the cylinders over night and a push in top gea...
[32] 800x600 / sdanville
jenison United States
 
Info: CX500 would not roll.  Traced it to a frozen brake caliper piston.
[25] 1306x980 / sdanville
jenison United States
 
Info: Throttle would not move.  traced it to a frozen butterfly in one carburetor.  With mystery oil and vice grips now it works swimmingly.
[26] 1102x1469 / sdanville
jenison United States
 
Info: First Day of ownership. Pre restoration.
[33] 3264x2448 / sdanville
jenison United States
 
Info: Barn Find. The CX500 was Honda's first V Twin. The CX500 was the First Motorcycle with Tubeless Tires. The Motor used Push Rods.
[30] 3264x2448 / sdanville
jenison United States
 
Info: vale covers left:before right:after
[191] 1280x960 / l988justy
Apple Valley United States
 
Info: valves
[202] 1280x960 / l988justy
Apple Valley United States
 
Info: front with radiator and front 3rd of case removed
[226] 1280x960 / l988justy
Apple Valley United States
 
Info: back
[202] 1280x960 / l988justy
Apple Valley United States
 
Info: front
[169] 1280x960 / l988justy
Apple Valley United States
 
Info: left side of engine
[198] 1280x960 / l988justy
Apple Valley United States
 
Info: right side of engine
[257] 1280x960 / l988justy
Apple Valley United States
 

[220] 1280x960 / l988justy
Apple Valley United States
 
Info: before restoration
[413] 1280x960 / l988justy
Apple Valley United States
 

[196] 1280x960 / l988justy
Apple Valley United States
 
Info: all done restoring. (changing the oil at the moment)
[415] 1280x960 / l988justy
Apple Valley United States
 
 
       
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