What’s up everyone,
I recently purchased a 1977 BMW R100 S. Bike has high miles (30,000 or so), but is in great shape and runs fantastic.
As an A&P mechanic for aircraft, I felt I wanted to take on this build on my own as much as possible.
What do people suggest when it comes to starting out...
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Been having an odd problem with my K100. It'll start briefly if it's cold. After running rough at idle and stalling, I took the spark plugs out and all 4 were wet and had carbon buildup so I'm guessing the reason it won't start back up is flooded cylinders. If I unplug the...
Bought myself my first ever cafe racer project over the weekend, a BMW R80RT.
As you can see, i haven't wasted no time in taking off the fairing :D
The idea behind me signing up for this forum is to hopefully get some advice and tips in what i should do to the bike and where i should...
Selling my 1979 KZ1000 ST cafe racer. Nothing is wrong with the bike at all. Recently tuned.
A lot of new parts and custom work.
-new cafe tail
-new tail light and head light
-battery and blinker wiring all hidden under tail
Hello all, I am new to the forum.
A few months ago I purchased a 1986 BMW R65. Good condition with about 40K on it. I have disassembled much of it but am beginning to do some research on seats. By happenstance I came across Motorcycles Seats Direct and sent the customer rep. an email. I also...
I'm from Turkey and the cafe racer style is not so popular or known in my country. So I need your valuable suggestions for my cafe racer project. I just bought a 1977 BMW R60/7. Original tire sizes are 3,25 S19 Front, 4,00 S18 Rear. I wanna replace the rear tire with bigger size...
My boyfriend recently picked up a older BMW r100, and is really excited to start working on it. I (being a girl) know nothing about these, can you guys share a bit of knowledge?
What's so special about this bike?
What's the engine like?
How many ccs?
How's the handling?
What makes this...
Does anyone know what size these tires are and where to get them? The rims are 19 in front and 18 in back. Standard for alot of the R's. I have the same rims, But i want these tires. Not sure where I found this pick so i cant ask the owner if he went 120 or 130 on the back, or if...