This is a discussion on I'm up and Running!! within the General forums, part of the Caferacer.net Forums category; well to make a long story short.... I picked up a matching numbers 1972 Bonnie cheap and was told the engine had been rebuilt, from ...
well to make a long story short.... I picked up a matching numbers 1972 Bonnie cheap and was told the engine had been rebuilt, from what I can see it has been, rebuilt the carbs put on smoe stock things to relieve it of bad 1970's add-ons and she is alive and well with not a puff of ol' blue.... I'm so proud of her!! OK it's been two years since I have had a bike on the road.... worked on lots and road lots but not one of mine!!!
Looks like a great start!
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I'm gonna ride it as is for a bit then when the chop is done I will take it apart and restore it..... maybe, I kinda like it rough....