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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-10-2009, 10:49 PM Thread Starter
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What is a good forum for a friend with a 1982 Honda 450 Nighthawk?

I just saw one of my daughters friends from high school with her first motorcycle, a Honda 450 Nighthawk. She has no owners manual or service manual and needs some help getting it cleaned up and checked over. She has been looking online for a forum for the Nighthawk, but hasn`t found anything specific yet.

I told her to join us here and ask around. I figure there must be a few folks who have one in their past, and will point the young lady in the right direction for service and parts, etc. Besides that, a lot of our discussions are rather general and applicable to all riders and their bikes.

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http://nighthawk-forums.com/index.php

Seems to be the one and only..........


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Thanks KM, it looks like a good one.

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Purchased May 16, 2008
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H-D windshield
Relocated R/R
MF-AGM battery
Fiamm Freeway Blaster horns
F&S luggage rack and engine guard
Kury Offset Hiway pegs
July 13, 2016, Riding on the DARKSIDE now, Classic Radial 165/80-15


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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 09-11-2009, 06:32 AM
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I'm not sure about the 450 Nighthawk, but the 250 Nighthawk has the same engine as the CMX250 Rebel. It may be the 450 Rebel and Nighthawk share the same engine. There are several Honda Rebel forums. Here is one of them: http://hondarebelforum.com/

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Well, Ron Ayers doesn't have a parts fiche, but HERE is one for the 450 Nighthawk.

Couldn't find a service or owners manual yet.


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There's a pretty good one on Yahoo too....
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