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Hello from Atlantic Canada
Hello everyone!

I just bought an '84 GL1200A this week and I can't wait to start racking up the miles on her. This bike is actually my second 1984 Honda motorcycle with a 4-cylinder engine, although the first one is a V4 rather than a Boxer 4.

I haven't ridden since parking my Magna 3 years ago due to it needing a bunch of work, not the least of which is a transmission rebuild thanks to a worn 2nd gear, and me not really having the desire to perform the work. Confused

I started getting the itch to ride again this year and started contemplating trying to find the time, money, and space to fix the Magna up when I learned that family friend had a Gold Wing he was looking to sell.

I went for a visit and took a look at the bike and, when he told me how little he would sell it to me for, I shook his hand right there and showed up the next day with the cash and a new plate and sticker.

It runs great and looks great, considering it has spent the last 5 years sitting in a garage. The only issues I have found so far are a burnt/melted/corroded 3 Yellow Wire connector (fixed it last night) and a wonky signal light. I also need to replace a couple of missing reflectors and an "Aspencade" saddlebag badge.

I've already read a bunch of stuff on here and plan on reading lots more and even posting details of my adventures in Gold Wing ownership.

Here are a few pics of her (click 'em to enlarge):
[Image: th_IMG458_zps52a1c168.jpg] [Image: th_IMG460_2_zps30b8e7ad.jpg] [Image: th_IMG462_zps920957b6.jpg] [Image: th_IMG463_zps5cda3d78.jpg] [Image: th_IMG461_2_zps0d6a7f38.jpg] [Image: th_IMG464_zps13285cea.jpg]

Ride safe, everyone.
New Brunswick, Canada
1984 Honda Gold Wing Aspencade GL1200A (July 2014 - present)
1984 Honda Magna V45 VF750C (2005 - present)
1973 Honda CT90 (1987 - 1989)
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#1 07-24-2014, 11:21 AM,


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Hello from Atlantic Canada - by 8th_Hussar - 07-24-2014, 11:21 AM
RE: Hello from Atlantic Canada - by bs175dths - 07-25-2014, 12:31 AM
RE: Hello from Atlantic Canada - by kantor - 07-26-2014, 04:36 PM
RE: Hello from Atlantic Canada - by trike lady - 08-06-2014, 06:00 PM
RE: Hello from Atlantic Canada - by neoracer - 08-06-2014, 10:24 PM
RE: Hello from Atlantic Canada - by fysty-1 - 11-04-2014, 10:25 PM
RE: Hello from Atlantic Canada - by Macster - 11-14-2014, 07:53 AM
RE: Hello from Atlantic Canada - by trike lady - 12-20-2014, 01:56 AM

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