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1970 Bmw R-series on ns1.2040-motos

US $4,500.00
YearYear:1970 MileageMileage:30

Brainerd, Minnesota, United States

Brainerd, Minnesota, United States
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BMW R-Series photos

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BMW R-Series tech info

Engine Size (cc)Engine Size (cc):750 TypeType:Cruiser For Sale ByFor Sale By:Private Seller

BMW R-Series description

Restored 1970 BMW R75/5. 750cc Short wheel base. Ready to ride, needs nothing. I have used this summer to commute to work and it is very reliable.
Here is a list I have kept of the repairs and prices. It gives an idea of what has been replaced/fixed/upgraded over the past 5 years or so.
Front Fender:   $60.00
Back Rest:       $100.00
New Tires less than 100 miles $228.00
New Turn Sign Switches $168.00
New Corbin Seat with white pinstriping over $400.00
Frame powder coated $250.00
New Gel Battery $100.00
2014 Chevy Camaro Orange Paint: $300
New After Market Exhaust Kit $340.00
Collector Registration $124.75
Stainless Steel Bolt Kit $150.00
Engine Repair, Rod Bearings, Rings, Gaskets, Seals $200.00
Electronic Dyna Ignition(nice upgrade from points) $197.00
Headlight mounts $ 130.00
Headlight lens $60.00
Fork Brace $59.50
Aluminum Original turn signals: $167.00
...and more!

This bike has been a project of mine for about 5 years now. It has about 2000 miles on it since it has been completed.

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