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    Engine rattle

    72 cb750K My mechanic has rebuilt and sync-ed the carbs and replaced the manual tensioner. He says he’s still concerned with the engine noise. Sounds like much of the noise is from the clutch basket. Perhaps he’s hearing something different in person than I am getting from the video. My...
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    ng for someone to tune my carbs. Toronto. Cb750

    Had been waiting on a local shop who finally delivered my bike in a less than optimal state. Looking for someone with some carb-fu to get me on the road again. Located downtown Toronto.
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    I'm trying to source a carb rebuild kit for a 72 CB750 k2.

    Having the darnedest time finding this. Out of stock everywhere I've looked. Hoping to land something quickly. Any help is greatly appreciated. Located in Toronto, Canada
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    Looking to safety and emissions test on my old bike

    I haven't ridden in about 5 years and will need safety and emissions... But I can't get insured without both. Are there any mechanics in downtown that'll do a pick up/drop off?
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    Ignition switch connector help

    Is there a trick to fastening this? I have it aligned properly but the two sides won't seem to snap tight.
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    Wiring harness. Can I do it myself?

    I've always been nervous about the idea of digging into electrical, but the mess of wires behind my headlamp needs some tending to. I think a different year wiring harness was used when the wires were last touched, so I have wires in colors that no way match the wiring diagrams, wires that go...
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    Electrical woes

    My bike (cb750) had been working fine and I decided to clean up the wiring. Added an LED headlamp and noticed that high/low beam function was swapped. Went to start it up and the bike lit up for a second but then the neutral light in the display dimmed and became very faint as if the battery was...
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    CB750 Electrical - Minor issues - Need someone local (toronto)

    Aside from my CB750 k2 charging/electrical issues in another post. All of the sudden my turn signals won't work. The bulbs test ok and I seem to get continuity at each of the bulb slots. Got in behind the headlight to survey the wiring. A number of years ago I meticulously and methodically...
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    CB750 Battery - dying - help

    I've had to charge my battery numerous times this season. It's a new battery. Holds charge and runs great for about 3 or 4 rides. At which point I usually find myself stuck across town with an engine that won't turn over by electric start and reliant on the kick start to get the bike running...
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    Very slight tank leak.

    So for years I've had a minor tank leak that's almost unnoticeable. Gas will gather on the bottom lip that holds the chrome moulding (left side). It's very minor but it does cause the moulding to become unglued and eventually it falls off. I can't tell where it originates. The tank seems to be...
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    Broken Part - Broken Heart

    I have brand new CB750 kill/starter switch I've been fussing with to get it to fit. I've had to grind an area for the clearance of the wires since the original bike had the wire going through the handlebar tube. I've been taking off millimetre by millimetre to get it just right. It was almost...
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    72 CB750 - Replacing right handlebar control - need wiring help.

    I took my old gummed up handlebar control with the HI/LO beams, starter button and kill switch off last year. I made a video so I could get all the wires back in the right spots... but i lost the video. Does anyone have any advice or an accurate diagram? The bike is stuck in my garage till I...
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    How do I unplug the ignition key from the wiring harness.

    I think my ignition might be the cause of my loss of electrical. How do I go about unplugging the key from the wiring harness. That brown cylindrical connector doesn't seem to want to come off despite all the wiggling. I'm afraid to force it too much as I don't want to do any damage. Or should...
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    Where to find a starter solenoid for a 1972 cb750 in Toronto?

    I'm hoping to buy a new one? WHere's the best place to go? Cycleworld? T.O. Cycle?
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    No electricity. Need help.

    I officially can't figure out why I'm not getting power. No lights. No anything. The battery is holding charge and the main fuse seems fine. Any electronics guys out there want to make some dough and help me get back on the road. Drop me a line. Downtown Toronto preferably. Thanks. J 72 cb750 k2
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    Where to find wiring harness for 72 cb750

    Had a short that fried my wiring harness. I can't seem to find one for my bike. Everywhere I look stocks them for the 69-71 version or the 73-78 version. Sadly I need one for a 1972 and apparently it's different that the other two models of wiring harness. Anybody know where to find this part?
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    Dead battery question. New battery. WTF?

    I bought a new battery earlier in the summer. Then I put my bike in for service. FOr one reason or another it took almost 2 months to get my bike back. Long story short I found about 5 days after getting my bike back the battery died. So I charged it up. I figured it had lost charge while...
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    Trouble with Service shop

    I hate to vent but I'm seeking advice. If anyone has the patience to follow until the end I would love advice on how to handle this. I've purposely kept the name of the shop, details and specifics of the people involved as general as possible. I'm not on here to defame anyone. I want it to work...
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    High Heat Paint and Exhaust

    I'm considering changing my exhaust to flat black. Would black look good here? I can't decide. Also... would tremclad high-heat enamel to the trick after I sand it down?
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    Looking for 72 cb750 front caliper

    Mine has corrosion inside that occasionally causes the brake to stick on. It get's hot hot hot. Looking for a new or used one. Any advice appreciated. J
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