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post #1 of 14 (permalink) Old 05-17-2012, 06:03 PM Thread Starter
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Daughter Just Bought an '83 Honda Nighthawk...

...and it needs carb work. Leaking gas out of it like a screen door.

I know this isn't the Honda NH750 forums... But I figured someone out there might know where to point us?

Know of a forum dedicated to these bikes? Or a good source of help?

Thanks!

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Well, that was almost too easy.

Thanks!

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Coastered
R/R relocated
Analog Voltmeter
PFIII Windshield
RAM GPS Mount w/Garmin GPS
Cigarette Lighter Power Adapter
Saddlemen's Classic Explorer Seat
Pro-Tac Driver's Backrest
LED Tail Light
LED Rear Turn Signals
Luggage Rack
Storage Trunk
Engine Guard w/Highway Pegs
Radiator Grill Cover
Turn Signal Relocation Bracket
Saddlebags
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I got one too. People suck there, be warned. http://nighthawk-forums.com/
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I got one too. People suck there, be warned. http://nighthawk-forums.com/
What makes you say that? So far, they've been pretty nice and helpful.

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PFIII Windshield
RAM GPS Mount w/Garmin GPS
Cigarette Lighter Power Adapter
Saddlemen's Classic Explorer Seat
Pro-Tac Driver's Backrest
LED Tail Light
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Luggage Rack
Storage Trunk
Engine Guard w/Highway Pegs
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They are narrow minded, stock is their only way of thinking.
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seems like i've heard that somewhere........

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seems like i've heard that somewhere........

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They are narrow minded, stock is their only way of thinking.
The Nighthawk ( and the VN750 ) are very good bikes left stock. Why try to screw up a good thing? Just keep the bikes well tuned and maintained. 1985 Nighthawk 650 and 2001 VN750

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TOC upgrade on ACCT
Air/fuel mixture set to 2 1/2 out
rectifier relocated
splines lubed
iridiums
decals removed
upgraded mirrors
Pic up coil mod done
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All LED lighting
Upgraded Mosfet rectifier
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