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Forum: Road warriors 05-20-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 496
Posted By glynb
I had my ST1100 for 11 years and 53000 miles. ...

I had my ST1100 for 11 years and 53000 miles. Bullet proof tourer. Never had any mechanical problems at all. I too had heli-bars on it that made the riding position perfect for me.

But like a...
Forum: Road warriors 05-01-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 14,048
Posted By glynb
My Honda ST1100 was pretty much "soulless" in...

My Honda ST1100 was pretty much "soulless" in that it did everything having to do with fast, perfect highway travel. I knew exactly what to expect from the ST. It was absolutely reliable, fast as...
Forum: Road warriors 04-29-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 4,419
Views: 807,735
Posted By glynb
That's a beautiful machine!

That's a beautiful machine!
Forum: Road warriors 03-10-2015, 03:12 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,613
Posted By glynb
I totally agree------beautiful!. A home run for...

I totally agree------beautiful!. A home run for Honda IMHO.
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 4,419
Views: 807,735
Posted By glynb
Damn Canyonwlf, You have a lot of nice...

Damn Canyonwlf,

You have a lot of nice bikes in that garage. Where do you park your cars?:eek1
Forum: Road warriors 02-06-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 496
Views: 56,575
Posted By glynb
My dealer had two 2014 CB1100DLX. Both were sold...

My dealer had two 2014 CB1100DLX. Both were sold pretty quickly after they came in, and I bought one of them. A beautiful jewel of a bike. Flawless paint and chrome on mine. It's a pleasure to...
Forum: Road warriors 01-02-2015, 10:56 AM
Replies: 4,419
Views: 807,735
Posted By glynb
Great advice on the trip meter. What do you use...

Great advice on the trip meter. What do you use to clean and lube the chain? I used Castrol full synthetic in the ST, and would prefer to use full synthetic in the CB. What oil do you use in your...
Forum: Road warriors 12-31-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 4,419
Views: 807,735
Posted By glynb
Well I finally made a change. I traded my 02...

Well I finally made a change. I traded my 02 ST1100 with 55000 miles on it for a 2014 CB1100 DLX. The ST has been a wonderful mount, and took me from N. Carolina to Utah, and a lot of places in...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-25-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 9,302
Posted By glynb
I have an XM satellite radio receiver in my tank...

I have an XM satellite radio receiver in my tank bag, and listen through ear buds under an HJC Symax flip front helmet. Works perfect for me on the ST. The receiver is powered through a 12 volt plug...
Forum: Road warriors 10-11-2013, 05:53 PM
Replies: 1,194
Views: 355,926
Posted By glynb
I travelled all over the Colorado mountains last...

I travelled all over the Colorado mountains last year on vacation on my 02 ST1100. Never skipped a beat and had a great trip.
Forum: Ride reports 07-27-2013, 01:55 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 17,591
Posted By glynb
You have an 02 Aprilla Futura with 54K on it, and...

You have an 02 Aprilla Futura with 54K on it, and you wonder if you can get a few more long trips out of it? That bike is good for 100K and many more trips, so keep on a ridin it.

Thank you for...
Forum: Road warriors 07-16-2013, 05:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,877
Posted By glynb
I've had my 2002 ST1100 since 04. In that time I...

I've had my 2002 ST1100 since 04. In that time I have put on about 40K trouble free miles. It is absolutely reliable, with no fears of riding cross country or around town (14 states travelled thus...
Forum: Road warriors 07-14-2013, 05:08 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,738
Posted By glynb
A friend of mine had a Ducati and absolutely...

A friend of mine had a Ducati and absolutely loved it. He was not a wrench, and had to take the bike to Dallas (about 250 miles), which was where the nearest dealer was, to have it worked on. If I...
Forum: Road warriors 07-02-2013, 06:19 PM
Replies: 1,194
Views: 355,926
Posted By glynb
Hey Wayne, Love the stickers on the...

Hey Wayne,

Love the stickers on the panniers of your 1100. I also have stickers on both panniers of my 1100 for all of the national parks and towns (Moab, Silverton) that I have visited (14...
Forum: Road warriors 07-02-2013, 05:54 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,964
Posted By glynb
ST1100 or 1300- can't go wrong for touring.:clap

ST1100 or 1300- can't go wrong for touring.:clap
Forum: Road warriors 05-25-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,933
Posted By glynb
Thanks for the advice, guys. Apparently chains...

Thanks for the advice, guys. Apparently chains are a hell of a lot better than when I last dealt with them.:clap
Forum: Road warriors 05-25-2013, 03:28 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,933
Posted By glynb
Modern Chain Drive

Hey Guys,

Looking for some wisdom from the collective here.

I have always ridden either shaft drive bikes, or belt driven scooters in the past 15 yrs. I had a chain drive dirt bike in the...
Forum: Road warriors 04-15-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,369
Posted By glynb
I would take it to a shop and have it gone...

I would take it to a shop and have it gone through, or take a good bike mechanic with you to go over the bike as closely as he can.

If I couldn't do that I would pass for the next one. I...
Forum: Road warriors 04-13-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 15,455
Posted By glynb
Maybe not pretty, but certainly practical and...

Maybe not pretty, but certainly practical and functional. Excellent job on the fabrications you are doing to the ST. I love watching the old girl taking a new shape.
Forum: Road warriors 03-30-2013, 05:59 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 14,688
Posted By glynb
I test rode a basic F6B today, and had the same...

I test rode a basic F6B today, and had the same impressions that you did. The motor is amazing, and smooth as silk. I examined the plastics on it closely, including the side panniers. The set up was...
Forum: Road warriors 03-15-2013, 01:51 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 10,688
Posted By glynb
+1- What he said. St's and Goldwings last...

+1- What he said.

St's and Goldwings last forever if you do just the basic routine maintenance on them, so you don't necessarily have to buy a new one.

Find a one or two owner ST or Wing that...
Forum: Road warriors 03-15-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 783
Posted By glynb
The 750 Aero's with the shaft drive are simple...

The 750 Aero's with the shaft drive are simple and extremely reliable bikes, just not real fast. Typical Honda quality. Pull the trigger and have fun.
Forum: Road warriors 02-17-2013, 06:06 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,804
Posted By glynb
I have had a hard time changing bikes. I...

I have had a hard time changing bikes. I currently own a 2002 Honda ST1100 that I have farkled and fussed with until it seems like it is perfect for me. I have owned it for 9 yrs. Recently I...
Forum: Road warriors 02-05-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,351
Posted By glynb
Of course I vote for the ST1300 or ST1100, but...

Of course I vote for the ST1300 or ST1100, but then again I'm biased.:clap I've ridden both and prefer the 1100 more, because it feels more touring oriented to me. The 1300 feels more sport...
Forum: Road warriors 01-14-2013, 12:15 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,792
Posted By glynb
What about the kid's boss. I thought when a job...

What about the kid's boss. I thought when a job was done, then it was checked one last time by the sr. tech, especially if it's something that could cause catastrophic damage to the bike or rider if...
Forum: Vendors 01-04-2013, 09:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,209
Posted By glynb
Your girlfriend is the best art of the entire...

Your girlfriend is the best art of the entire show. Someone that looks like that and rides too! You need to seriously hold on to her dude.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 01-03-2013, 01:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,454
Posted By glynb
I just bought a new Nuvi 550 with Ram mount at...

I just bought a new Nuvi 550 with Ram mount at GPS City for about $230.00, so they're still available.
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 12-31-2012, 08:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,874
Posted By glynb
Hey Shu, Just wanted to tell you that I...

Hey Shu,

Just wanted to tell you that I ordered the usb cable you suggested from usbfirewire and conducted the upgrade on my Nuvi 550 that you detailed. The only differences were that I did not...
Forum: Road warriors 12-16-2012, 06:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,268
Posted By glynb
I've owned my ST for 8 yrs and have done a lot of...

I've owned my ST for 8 yrs and have done a lot of research on the ST1100. You ae right in your statement that the ST1100 is one of Honda's best built, most reliable motorcycles. The ST1100 was...
Forum: Road warriors 12-15-2012, 08:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,268
Posted By glynb
Cash only is the only way to go! Damn things are...

Cash only is the only way to go! Damn things are as expensive as a car.
Forum: Road warriors 12-12-2012, 05:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,268
Posted By glynb
Well Kentucky you were right!. I rode my...

Well Kentucky you were right!.

I rode my beloved ST to the Yamaha dealer, and test rode the Super Tenere. What a great machine, tough as a truck, and was getting ready to pull the trigger...
Forum: Road warriors 12-11-2012, 02:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,268
Posted By glynb
Honda vs Yamaha advice

Hey Guys,

Need some input from you gurus here. I have only owned Honda motorcycles, being on my 3rd Honda motorcycle with the ST1100. On all of my Honda's I have been used to excellent...
Forum: Vendors 12-07-2012, 04:11 PM
Replies: 356
Views: 49,753
Posted By glynb
Got my Omni-cruise today. A very well built...

Got my Omni-cruise today. A very well built peice of equipment, much better than the piece of crap vista-cruise that slipped all the time. Very simple concept. I'm looking forward to using it on the...
Forum: Road warriors 10-26-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,958
Posted By glynb
Go to st-owners.com to get all of your questions...

Go to st-owners.com to get all of your questions answered, including all info on replacing the 28 amp alternator with the 40 amp unit. I think for the value of the bike, that it will run for as long...
Forum: Road warriors 10-18-2012, 05:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,237
Posted By glynb
[QUOTE=Outwardbound;19786371]Oh yeah..and another...

[QUOTE=Outwardbound;19786371]Oh yeah..and another thing..

When I bought my 13 I looked at several 11's. I decided on the 13 because I was "done" with carb'ed bikes. I never thought I really...
Forum: Road warriors 10-09-2012, 05:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,237
Posted By glynb
Not a huge deal. The timing belt is changed at...

Not a huge deal. The timing belt is changed at 90K miles. Everybody I talk to that has done it said the old belt was just fine. There's a video on youtube through ST-Owners.com that gives you step...
Forum: Ride reports 10-04-2012, 01:45 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,888
Posted By glynb
I rode to the Black Canyon of the Gunnison in...

I rode to the Black Canyon of the Gunnison in August------absolutely beautiful. I also went to the Colorado Monument, Arches NP, Mesa Verde NP, Silverton, Durango, and Moab.

The west is...
Forum: Ride reports 07-17-2012, 01:37 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,387
Posted By glynb
Thank You, great ride report and photos. I may...

Thank You, great ride report and photos. I may get up that way next year.
Forum: Ride reports 07-16-2012, 03:29 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 50,726
Posted By glynb
Great ride report and photos! You have an...

Great ride report and photos! You have an entertaining writing style too.:deal Thanks and keep us posted.
Forum: Road warriors 07-15-2012, 03:18 PM
Replies: 1,194
Views: 355,926
Posted By glynb
That's a shame about your Connie. They are great...

That's a shame about your Connie. They are great bikes. I can answer a few of your questions:

1. You will not need to replace your cables if you raise your bars an inch. I have Gen-Mar bar risers...
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