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by 500IOM
Wed Jan 06, 2021 8:57 am
Forum: gileraclub.de-Classic english, french, italian language
Topic: New Saturno 500 IOM owner
Replies: 41
Views: 12495

Re: New Saturno 500 IOM owner

HP, can you tell me more about your paddock stand?
Is it a commercially made one?
It looks like it lifts under the swing arm, is there some protection there to prevent damage to swing arm?
Cheers, Lex
by 500IOM
Wed Jan 06, 2021 8:46 am
Forum: gileraclub.de-Classic english, french, italian language
Topic: New Saturno 500 IOM owner
Replies: 41
Views: 12495

Re: New Saturno 500 IOM owner

"GBM is the Sticker/decal that people from the Isle of Man put on their vehicles when travelling overseas? Like "D" for Germany."

Yes, and as far as I know it's standard fitment for IOM editions, they all had these GBM decals from new I think.
by 500IOM
Wed Dec 30, 2020 5:10 am
Forum: gileraclub.de-Classic english, french, italian language
Topic: Resistor
Replies: 12
Views: 2188

Re: Resistor

Great post Alan, I am having exactly the same behaviour on my 500 IOM, the temperature gauge goes to just below the red zone and stays there, no matter what. The only difference is that it's initially good, say for the first half hour or so of riding, at no more than just above mid zone in the green...
by 500IOM
Wed Dec 30, 2020 4:52 am
Forum: gileraclub.de-Classic english, french, italian language
Topic: Water Pump Overhaul Manual
Replies: 4
Views: 2192

Re: Water Pump Overhaul Manual

Great work Matthias!

I've downloaded a copy and the English looks fine to me!

Cheers, Lex
by 500IOM
Wed Dec 30, 2020 4:49 am
Forum: gileraclub.de-Classic english, french, italian language
Topic: Saturno Keihin
Replies: 9
Views: 1908

Re: Saturno Keihin

Hi Alan, A little off topic, but may I ask where you got your thermostat? My 500 IOM has no thermostat element fitted and I've been unable to source one. I purchased my 500 IOM from a friend here in Perth who has connections in Japan and has imported quite a few bikes including a few Saturnos. MIne ...
by 500IOM
Tue Dec 29, 2020 4:38 am
Forum: gileraclub.de-Classic english, french, italian language
Topic: New Saturno 500 IOM owner
Replies: 41
Views: 12495

Re: New Saturno 500 IOM owner

Hi all. Just seen this thread. There's at least a couple of IOMs in the West. This is mine, a 500 imported from Japan some years ago by a friend who brought several Saturnos over. Mine is fully registered in WA and ridden regularly. My friend also has a 350 IOM here in Perth, currently not registere...