Hondamatic has 2 gears and no clutch, just get on and go. The step-by-step procedures, detailed photos and extensive exploded parts views in each manual are based on the complete disassembly of the bike. The handle itself did not, but when I shifted out or gear, it went into a high idle and started overflowing the fuel through the carburator overflow. The transmission was a 2-speed automatic with torque convertor. I runs and shifts perfect. The transmission was an automatic 2-speed with torque converter.
Then you just ride that gear like a scooter up until 40 mph or so. Also check out our at Bikez. All seemed to be back in order. The most important tool in your toolbox may be your Clymer manual, get one today. I got it up and running, changed tires, fixed some wiring issues and changed the battery. It is ready to customize more or shape to your own style with an untouched or cut frame and as solid a foundation with new parts that you will find. Very comfortable and easy to ride, handles great.
Classic vintage antique motorcycles motorcycle bikes motorbikes were all on display. You can sign up for e-mail notifications when other riders answer you. Related bikes List for comparison of specs. There was no tachometer -- instead there were gear indicator lamps. The transmission was an automatic 2-speed with torque converter. Everything on the bike is original except for the paint job.
. This bike runs great, looks even better on sunny day. Great starter bike, or just a fun bike to ride around town. So a note about the Hondamatic automatic transmission on these things. The 2 speed makes cruise nights, toy runs, and parades so much more enjoyable and less stressful on your motorcycle. Unknown mileage, bike did not have original speedometer when I purchased it, seller told me it had 8000 miles on it but I cannot confirm that. Whether performing maintenance like changing oil or adjusting valves or detailed engine overhauls and transmission rebuilds, Clymer manuals help you every step of the way.
Bike is in good condition with one of a kind paint job. Basically, it has three gear positions - Neutral, Low gear, and High gear. Ask questions Join the group or the general group. The tires are like new. Whether performing maintenance like changing oil or adjusting valves or detailed engine overhauls and transmission rebuilds, Clymer manuals help you every step of the way.
No rust on frame or tank, just very small amounts on under sides of the fenders. I reached down and adjusted the idle and it died. The motorcycle comes with a windshield, back rest and luggage rack. Original paint and seat are in excellent condition. Thank you all for the info. If you consider buying this bike, you should view the list of Look at photos. If not, gunk from there could have contaminated your clean carbs.
It has no rust but some aluminum stains. Clymer motorcycle repair manuals are written specifically for the do-it-yourself motorcycle enthusiast. Runs great, starts immediately without using the choke and has clear title. There is a bulb burned out in there and I never bothered to look into it. Now I am running into an issue. Two colors were available: Candy Presto Red and Candy Holly Green. Generator Installation Installation Of Parts Service Information Troubleshooting Balancer Removal Connecting Rod Removal Crankshaft — Starter Clutch Removal Electric Starter Idle Gear Removal Bearing Inspection Bearing Selection Electric Starter Idle Gear Installation Electric Starter Clutch — Crankshaft Installation Connecting Rod Installation Balancer Installation Service Information Troubleshooting Gearshift Linkage Disassembly Transmission Disassembly Gearshift Drum — Shift Fork Removal Kick Starter Disassembly Kick Starter Assembly Gearshift Drum — Shift Fork Installation Transmission Assembly Gearshift Linkage Assembly Service Information Troubleshooting Headlight Instruments Handlebar Front Wheel Removal — Disassembly — Assembly Front Brake Panel Front Wheel Installation Front Fork Steering Stem Service Information Troubleshooting Rear Wheel Removal — Disassembly — Assembly Final Driven Sprocket Rear Brake Panel Rear Wheel Installation Shock Absorber Swingarm Brake Pedal Service Information Troubleshooting Brake Fluid Replacement — Air Bleeding Brake Pads — Disc Plate Brake Master Cylinder Brake Caliper Service Information Troubleshooting Battery Charging System A.
A definite head turner and is distinctive, rare and collectible. Clymer on the lift didn't have to go far to attend the 2013 Heart of America Motorcycle Enthusiasts club 22nd Annual Vintage Motorcycle Show. The speedometer had a 85 mph 135 kph limit. Refer to the addendums at the back of the shop manual for 1978 and subsequent years service information. I have probably kept 90% of receipts mostly from Dime City for new parts all completed in the last 3 months. Garage kept and maintained new motor seals installed summer of '14. I shut off the gas valve and parked it, and will have to ride it home tonight, at least it is only 6-7 miles, but last time it ran through 90% of a tank of gas and the reserve.
Pulled the tank again and checked it. I noticed I was overflowing fuel again. Call or text with any questions or for additional pictures. The left lever was not the clutch lever because it was an automatic transmission but a parking brake lever. Once you are ready to ride you move the gear selector to the next position up - Low gear. It starts right up with no problem.