Honda Silver Wing Scooter Forum

Hi, Welcome to the Silverwing 600 Forum. We ask that you be polite and also introduce yourself on your 1st post. The members are friendly and helpful so just have fun. There is www.maxi-scoots.com site that is geared for all scooters and motorcycles.
 
HomeGallerySearchRegisterLog in
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Latest topics
» Looking for Givi AF 318 adjustable windscreen
Stator grommet replacement I_icon_minitimeby Bearly the biker Today at 12:10 am

» Hanging up scooters after an accident
Stator grommet replacement I_icon_minitimeby Hiyo Today at 12:01 am

» I found where my electricity went!
Stator grommet replacement I_icon_minitimeby Cosmic_Jumper Yesterday at 12:45 pm

» Rear Amber Marker Lights Sucessfully Completed
Stator grommet replacement I_icon_minitimeby VictorLouis Yesterday at 5:57 am

» Greetings from Ireland
Stator grommet replacement I_icon_minitimeby VictorLouis Yesterday at 5:43 am

» Finally! Hello fellow owners.
Stator grommet replacement I_icon_minitimeby VictorLouis Yesterday at 3:42 am

» Bestem 929 Install
Stator grommet replacement I_icon_minitimeby Bearly the biker Wed Aug 12, 2020 1:56 pm

» New member
Stator grommet replacement I_icon_minitimeby Meldrew Wed Aug 12, 2020 11:09 am

» Drive Belt measurement
Stator grommet replacement I_icon_minitimeby john grinsel Wed Aug 12, 2020 10:13 am

» New Winger
Stator grommet replacement I_icon_minitimeby Murf Wed Aug 12, 2020 8:33 am

Navigation
 Portal
 Index
 Memberlist
 Profile
 FAQ
 Search
free forum
 
 

 Stator grommet replacement

Go down 
AuthorMessage
terrificobjects
Scooter Rider
Scooter Rider


Number of posts : 20
Location : Denver
Points : 104
Registration date : 2020-05-28

Stator grommet replacement Empty
PostSubject: Stator grommet replacement   Stator grommet replacement I_icon_minitimeMon Jul 06, 2020 3:41 pm

Hi all,

So I've fixed my previously discussed vacuum leak, but while I had the bike completely apart, I noticed two things:

1. There is an oil leak on the stator side, coming right out from where I know on scooters and mopeds to be the alternator/stator. It looks like the stator grommet is leaking. I have not found any pictorials for this. If someone has one somewhere, can you link me to it? I could not find via forum search and the pictures in the Honda service manual are not very clear. If one has not been made, I will be glad to take pictures next weekend when I do this after the Hondabond HT and some more degreaser arrive.

2. There was a rusty pencil eraser head-sized hole in the frame, about an inch from where it meets itself at a weld. I used a welder and 3/16 in steel for the weld and sealed tight over that entire area with a 3" piece of it, almost wrapped around the frame bar with it. There did not seem to be any other aberrations or rust on the frame, so I think I'm good with that. Does anyone foresee this being an issue in the future? I did automotive welding in high school, so this isn't my first rodeo with frame repair, but I've never had to do it on a motorcycle frame- it looks like this may have been from when the bike was laid down, judging by the damage.

The bike runs an insane amount better after replacing the throttle body, I took it to the mountains yesterday after it just sitting for the last two weeks, and it took my gf and I all over the Idaho Springs/Genesee Park region with no performance issues. Thanks for everyone that helped with that project!
Back to top Go down
Cosmic_Jumper
Site Admin
Cosmic_Jumper

Number of posts : 3460
Age : 77
Location : damn near Philadelphia, PA
Points : 8083
Registration date : 2009-06-12

Stator grommet replacement Empty
PostSubject: Re: Stator grommet replacement   Stator grommet replacement I_icon_minitimeMon Jul 06, 2020 4:21 pm

That stator grommet in somewhat infamous for developing a drip. Unfortunately it does not seem to be available as a replacement part. Best you can do is to remove that stator cover, clean off the mating surfaces and grommet and then use Hondabond sealant to reassemble.
Back to top Go down
Terry Smith
Maxi-Scooter Rider
Maxi-Scooter Rider
Terry Smith

Number of posts : 142
Age : 55
Location : Auckland, New Zealand
Points : 320
Registration date : 2020-03-11

Stator grommet replacement Empty
PostSubject: Re: Stator grommet replacement   Stator grommet replacement I_icon_minitimeMon Jul 06, 2020 4:52 pm

I'll be doing a similar job on my bike as soon as my new alternator arrives. I have the same oil leak, I think it is from the crank position sensor wire rather than the stator wire, but I'll be using plenty of sealant when I am in there. The YouTube channel below has endless videos on SilverWing maintenance including stator replacement, unfortunately all in Italian but I figure if I drink enough Peroni beer I'll be able to understand enough...

https://www.youtube.com/c/stefanobonacasa/videos
Back to top Go down
 
Stator grommet replacement
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Do you think my stator had gone bad?
» Houllier's replacement?
» Polaris RZR XP Factory Replacement Shocks Now Available from Walker Evans Racing
» WHO'S GOT JUST REPLACEMENT BULBS IN THERE RHINO????
» Replacement watch Polar vs Garmin

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Honda Silver Wing Scooter Forum :: Honda Silver Wing :: Maintenance, Tips and Hints-
Jump to: