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  1. Help! Lights only working when accelerating

    Technical
    Hello everyone! Im new to the forum but not to cafe racers! Some background info: Started with a Kawasaki KX750 then moved to a Yamaha xj550 seca and now I Currently have a 1982 Yamaha XV750 Virago and a 1980 Honda CX500. Im currently stuck on my 82 XV750 and need help. So everything on the...
  2. 1982 Yamaha Virago xv750 Cafe Racer custom

    Bikes For Sale
    I am selling my 1982 Yamaha Virago XV750 that was converted into a unique café racer. I bought this originally from a Dealer in California last summer. The reason for the sale is I have not been able to ride this bad boy enough. I have put less than 12 miles on the bike. My virago was locally...
  3. '81 Virago XV750 2 Brush or 4 Brush Starter?

    Technical
    How would I know which one to get?
  4. '81 Virago XV750 Electrical Inquiry - ECU & Ignition Coils

    Technical
    one of the ECU's looks busted (JFT00672) - any replacement suggestions? seems hard to source What should I get? ACCEL Super Coil 140408BK (3.0 ohms resistance) OR ACCEL Super Coil 140406 (4.7 ohms resistance) ? And which wires to get for them?
  5. '81 Virago XV750 Front Fork Swap with R6

    Technical
    Hi all, Newbie here, 0 technical/mechanical experience, and my first post. Recently acquired an '81 Virago XV750, and a complete '08-'16 R6 R6R front fork assembly, hoping to achieve a cafe racer look eventually. Will the forks fit? How can I achieve the chunky tires look?
  6. 82 Virago Cafe

    Project Builds
    I know the Virago has been cafe'd to death ever since Greg Hageman's build debuted on Cafe Racer TV, but I think I might have a fresh take on it. When I first saw Hageman's Virago cafe racer I thought it was a cool bike, but wasn't particularly drawn to it. A few years passed and I sold my...
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