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  1. First Honda Twin - New Member

    Member Introductions
    Hi all, I've posted already but did not know about the new member introductions so here I am. My 1980 CB400T Hawk is my second real motorcycle I've owned and my first Honda twin. I have already found this site to be an amazing resource and I can't wait to further get to know the bike and the...
  2. CB400T II Bogging at 1/2 throttle.

    Fuel Supply and Carburation
    Hey everyone so I have a 1978 CB400T “2” and this damn thing won’t pull through my rpms and bogs hard after 1/2 throttle until it dies if I keep it WOT. Low end power is there and goes great. And I am familiar with the “correct” way to pull these apart and clean them, I did read the forum on how...
  3. Hello my new friends

    Member Introductions
    Hello everyone, I have found these threads to be very helpful, but now it’s time for me to actually make this legitimate! My name is Tyler, I am 27 years old and I live in Sacramento California. My “current” bike (I say current because I have 2 but my other one I have down to somewhat of a...
  4. CB400T build

    Member Introductions
    Hey Everyone who makes it here to read this fantastic introduction. my name is Ben. I am froM Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada . I recently stumbled onto this forum looking for parts and information and saw some valuable info, so I thought it would be a great resource . I'm a millwright by trade...
  5. Starter magnetic switch bypass

    Electrical Discussion
    I am completely redoing my electrical, so far so good, just cleaning things up. However as I'm moving through my wiring diagram I noticed the starter solenoid. Something my bike is missing from when I bought it, however I actually don't want it. I want to do kick only and have a hidden kill...
  6. wanted Tank for CB400N or CB400NA 1980 - 1981

    Wanted Parts and Bikes
    Hi guys I need a replacement tank for my bike as mine is leaking badly beyond repair. Also what other tank would slot straight onto the bike.
  7. '78 CB400 TII handlebar switch help

    Frame, Suspension and Steering
    Hey all, I'm planning on switching out the stock bars to a set of Euro bars and I'm a bit confused about the whole dimple and non-dimple thing. I'm planning on keeping stock controls at the moment as well; does this mean dimple or no dimple...? Thanks for reading!
  8. New from California. '78 CB400 Hawk

    Member Introductions
    Hi everyone, my name is Justin and I'm from Southern California. This is my first bike and I'm looking forward to doing some work to it. It is currently completely stock but I would like to give it a bit of a brat look, without making any irreversible changes. I'm sure I'll have a lot of...
  9. Carburetor Identification and question for 1978 Cb400 Hawk

    Fuel Supply and Carburation
    I recently traded some art for a 1978 Honda Hawk CB400 (TI - I think). It has been sitting for years, and much of the bike was disassembled in a Tubberware container, along with water, thus much rust and corrosion. Upon looking into the carburetion, taking apart what I could manage through the...
  10. 1978 cb400tii hawk compatible tires

    Tires, Wheels, and Brakes
    Hey, guys, I'm new to all this and I need to replace my tires. I want to go with a slightly bigger tire with a taller side wall but I'm not sure what size to get that won't require me to change anything. The original sizes are 3.60 19 on the front and 4.10 18 on the rear. Any help and...
  11. CB400 Hawk rear mag wheel

    Wanted Parts and Bikes
    ive given up on tryint to get spokes for my 79' CM400t but i at least would like same sized wheels. if anyone has a CB400 Hawk rear mag wheel thats in usable condition please let me know. thank you!
  12. 78 cb400t hawk rebuild "Frankenstein style"

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