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blew another pulse generator over the weekend. This makes #3 and I don't even own the bike anymore (79 cb750F). As soon as you can afford replace with a dyna 2000 setup, it is what I am going to do.

I haven't tried repotting it, mine don't leak. One of the reasons yours might be leaking is either the voltage regulator or the solenoid has gone bad on your bike and is sending extra voltage to the boxes melting it.
 

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I don't think it's heat related, cause they dripped out while the bike was parked for a ahh, ahem, extended period. (Read... 2 kids, new house)
What are the symptoms of a bad pulse generator, do they go all at once or degrade over a length of time?

Where the hell are all my 10mm wrenches?
the pulse generator works like dual points with one side firing 1 and 4 cylinders and the other firing 2 and 3. There is no warning sign when they go bad - you will magically drop 2 or 4 cylinders (it is rare for both units to go bad at once). Honda charges $104 for new ones plus $90 for the ignitor. so at almot $200 in new parts the $400 for a dyna 2000 with programmable ignition timing and a forever cure to the problem is worth the extra $200.

as for the boxes I have never heard of this problem. My 900F which sat for 10 years doesn't have this problem either. I would check over at www.cb1100f.net, but my motto is if it works don't fuck with it.
 
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