Gear

Quick Hits November

Red and Silver Honda GL1800

This is where you’ll find articles, product reviews and other miscellaneous goodies that aren’t long enough to stand alone, but do deserve a place in the book. If you have future submissions to this section, please send them to editor@gwrra.org with the subject line “Quick Hits.” Product Listings iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, and Apple… Quick Hits November”>Read more »

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Wobbly Shifter Fix

Auxiliary Shifter Pivot

A new product has arrived that repairs the wobbly shifter on the Gold Wing 1988-2000 models. Many with the GL1500 model have had repeated oil leaks from the shifter shaft seal. This inexpensive part corrects the issue causing the repeated leak, and then some. The GL1500 Auxiliary Shifter Pivot, as it’s called, also firms shifts… Read more »

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Technologically Minded

USB Power Source - Kuryakyn

Goodies to Help Your Bike — and you — function better. The tech industry is always on the move. New products come out every day, each one sporting some new gizmo that you may or may not need to survive, depending on what marketing pitch you hear. How do you determine what’s the best product… Read more »

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Joe Sparrow & His 425k Gold Wing

Joe Sparrow and his high-mileage Gold Wing

Now that’s a lot of miles On Friday, May 30, I stopped by Donelson Cycles in St. Ann, Mo., to buy some new summer riding gloves. In the parking lot was a customer’s GL1800. It was readily apparent that the bike gets a lot of use — Iron Butt “1,500 miles in 24 hrs” license… 425k Gold Wing“>Read more »

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Dress it Up

Mike and Carla Rubin with Dressed up Trike

It’s Your Bike, Customize It. When you own a Gold Wing, you like to dress it up and proudly show it off. In my case, I was handed down my husband’s 1994 GL1500, so I had to change things a bit just to make it mine. I started by having a complete custom console kit… Read more »

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Mustang Motorcycle Seats

Mustang Seats for Gold Wing

A little more comfort…to go a long way. When it comes to comfort, we could debate forever about windshield heights, highway pegs, deflectors and handlebar risers — common aftermarket components that often come together to create a more ergonomically satisfying mount. But they all pale when compared to the significance of what you’re sitting on,… Read more »

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Show ‘N’ Shine

Bike Mirror with LED Signals

Looking for products to show off this summer? Whether it’s cleaning goods or bright stuff, we’ve gathered some of the best right here.

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And Along Went the Spyder

Sturgis Reversed GL1800

Only a few dealers countrywide will have access to these kits at the moment: Two locations in Florida, one in California, and Gregg.

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Trailers Galore

Go Easy Sylvan Sport

A sampling of some of the best and brightest trailers and accessories out there. Go-Easy Sylvansport – Sylvansport.com From $2,400 Not only does the GO-Easy trailer haul cargo with ease, it also doubles as a camping trailer. Let’s start with its ability to carry stuff. Weighing in at only 280 pounds, this trailer will be… Read more »

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Live in Luxury

Luxury Motorcycle Riding Gear

High-end products for your body and bike. We all can appreciate the finer things in life and sometimes you have to treat yourself to something special. With that in mind, we’ve assembled some of the finest luxury items you can get for your motorcycle or yourself and put them in one convenient location. Enjoy. Saddleback… Read more »

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Day Zero

But no, it was brilliant; By repeating what we needed to know dozens of times, there was little to know chance that we’d forget.

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