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The original Haynes Repair Manual - Based on a complete stripdown and rebuild of a vehicle

Honda Motorcycle GL500 Interstate (1981 - 1982)

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This Honda motorcycle manual is 320 pages.

QUICK REFERENCE DATA

CHAPTER ONE / GENERAL INFORMATION
Manual organization / Service hints / Safety first / Parts replacement / Expendable supplies / Tools / Serial numbers / General specifications

CHAPTER TWO / TROUBLESHOOTING
Operating requirements / Troubleshooting instruments / Emergency troubleshooting / Engine / Charging system / Starter / Engine noises / Excessive vibration / Lubrication troubles / Fuel system / Clutch / Transmission / Brakes / Lighting system / Front suspension and steering

CHAPTER THREE / PERIODIC MAINTENANCE AND LUBRICATION
Routine / Service intervals / Tires / Battery / Periodic lubrication / Periodic maintenance / Tune-up

CHAPTER FOUR / ENGINE
Engine principles / Servicing engine in frame / Engine removal and installation / Cylinder head / Valve and valve seats / Upper rocker arm assemblies / Camshaft / Camshaft chain and tensioner / Lower rocker arm assemblies / Piston and connecting rods / Alternator / Oil pump / Oil pressure relief valve / Cylinder block/crankcase / Crankshaft / Starter gears and clutch / Break-in / Specifications

CHAPTER FIVE / CLUTCH AND TRANSMISSION
Clutch / Clutch cable / Shifting mechanism / Transmission / Gearshift drum and forks / Final shaft

CHAPTER SIX / FUEL AND EXHAUST SYSTEMS
Air cleaner / Carburetors / Fuel shutoff valve / Fuel tank / Crankcase breather system / Exhaust system

CHAPTER SEVEN / ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Charging system / Battery / Alternator / Voltage regulator/rectifier / Ignition system / Ignition coil / Capacitor discharge system / Spark plugs / Starting system / Starter / Lighting / Fuses

CHAPTER EIGHT / COOLING SYSTEM
Checks / Radiator / Fan / Thermostat / Coolant change / Water pump

CHAPTER NINE / FRONT SUSPENSION AND STEERING
Front wheel / Front hub / Wheel balancing / Tire changing / Handlebar / Steering head / Front fork

CHAPTER TEN / REAR SUSPENSION AND FINAL DRIVE
Rear wheel / Rear hub / Tire change / Final drive / Drive shaft/rear swing arm / Rear shocks

CHAPTER ELEVEN / BRAKES
Front disc brake / Rear drum brake

CHAPTER TWELVE / FRAME

SUPPLEMENT / 1980 AND LATER SERVICE INFORMATION

INDEX

COLOR WIRING DIAGRAMS

Models covered:
1978 Honda CX500
1979 1980 1981 1982 Honda CX500 Custom
1979 1980 1981 1982 Honda CX500 Deluxe
1983 Honda CX650C
1981 1982 Honda GL500
1981 1982 Honda GL500 Interstate
1983 Honda GL650
1983 Honda GL650 Interstate
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