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  1. 79' Suzuki GS1000L muffler interior access

    Doing a rebuild on a 79' Suzuki GS1000L with some changes into a Cafe Racer. I was restoring the Exhaust pipes and muffler and ran into an issue. The mufflers (inside is very rusty & dirty) are welded to the pipes which are not quite as dirty. I've been able to remove the rust and scrub the...
  2. Cross Country Moto Trip - What to Look Out For?

    I'm gonna be heading out to Boston in a few weeks and I had the bright idea to pick up a bike while out there and ride it back to Cali. A Suzuki GS1000 or 1100E is what I'm after, a power horse to pull my small, buck 40 meatbag and camping gear around the country. Going for chain drive over...
  3. 1981 Yamaha XS1100 Cafe Racer

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    1981 Yamaha XS1100 Special that has been rebuilt. Taken down to the frame. New paint, new tires, new LED brake light, new speedometer with white face and integrated clustered lights to be installed, custom upholstered seat, carburetors have been cleaned and synced. Starts right up and ready to...
  4. Newbi Cafe Forum Member

    Guys just joined and hoping to learn a bit about how to create a modified bike. I have built and raced cars from the ground up and in the search for a father son project was given a pristine 1979 GS1000L Suzuki .... In survivor condition garage kept for 35 years from the original owner with...