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new member, new owner
Hello everyone. I am new here, and to Goldwings, but not to motorcycles. I'm 52, and have been riding since age 8. I just bought an '85 LTD with 93,000 miles on it. It is a 2 owner AZ bike, a little sun faded but rust free. It was recently gone over by a local shop that specializes in Goldwings, the person I bought it from gave me recent receipts for over $1000 worth of work, mostly maintenance. So far so good, but I am sure I will have lots of questions. Jerry.
#1 06-03-2011, 05:34 AM,
Jerry, welcome to the forum from Southwest Arkansas. I know you will enjoy your Goldwing.
85 Interstate Wineberry Red
86 Interstate Denuim Blue Metalic
#2 06-03-2011, 07:02 AM,
Hello, and welcome to the site from Georgia.
Remember, No matter where you go...There you are!

Here is where I have ridden my 1984 GL1200I
I completed the lower 48 states in August 2009, riding the whole way with my Dad

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#3 06-03-2011, 07:38 AM,
welcome to the site from mid MD/PA area

make sure your browse the electrical section for upgrades to stator,reg conn and solenoid upgrades before you have a problem,hopefully the prev PO did them but never hurts to check
1987 Aspencade 129K
1986 SEI 93K
2014 Tri-Glide HD 17K

#4 06-03-2011, 08:43 AM,
Welcome from the Hoosier state! You have made a good choice. \:d/

Rides I've owned:
1965 Honda CB350
1971 Suzuki GT750
1984 GL1200I (after 33 yr. absence)
#5 06-03-2011, 08:47 AM,
Welcome from New York. Enjoy your new ride!

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#6 06-03-2011, 09:41 AM,
Welcome from Baltimore Ontario
Ride safe have fun and enjoy. Lane
1985 Aspencade
2002 Vulcan
#7 06-03-2011, 12:03 PM,
Welcome from East Texas.

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#8 06-03-2011, 01:31 PM,
Welcome from Massachusetts.
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#9 06-03-2011, 01:46 PM,
Welcome from Ohio Jerry. You'll love the bike I'm sure. I don't recall ever hearing anybody ever say they didn't love the 1200!
#10 06-03-2011, 04:26 PM,
Wow. Thanks for all the replies. I wasn't expecting so many on the first day. To the member in Arkansas, I grew up there, in a town called Star City, in the southern part of the state. Jerry.
#11 06-03-2011, 07:28 PM,
another welcome from west coast Canada.. :d :d
#12 06-04-2011, 12:09 AM,
Jerry, your going to like it here!
welcome, from the great state of Wisconsin.

#13 06-04-2011, 03:57 AM,
Hello from Ohio...Smile
#14 06-04-2011, 05:24 AM,
hello from Pa Tongue
A rainy day off beats a sunny day at work any time..................
#15 06-04-2011, 06:25 AM,

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