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duck

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A friend of mine just bought this 32K 92 K75RT. Since 2008 it's been an exhibit at The National Motorcycle Museum in Anamosa, Iowa. He had it shipped to Tacoma, Washington and we just picked it up yesterday. Since he doesn't wrench I'll be the one bringing it back to life.

Another K75 BFTD (back from the dead) Kpbb.museum

Another K75 BFTD (back from the dead) BB.Rainbow


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Current stable:
86 Custom K100 (standard fairing, K75 Belly pan, Ceramic chromed engine covers, paralever)
K75 Frankenbrick (Paralever, K11 front end, hybrid ABS, K1100RS fairing, radial tires)
86 K75C Turbo w/ paralever
94 K1100RS
93 K1100LT (x2)
91 K1
93 K75S (K11 front end)
91 K75S (K1 front end)
14 Yamaha WR250R
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92KK 84WW Olaf

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Isn't it just nice to get one like that.

I am currently enjoying a K100RS that spent 17 years in a boat shed, did 7,000 miles in that time but did get maintained. Currently using it a bit to see what's needed and am now being surprised by what's NOT needed.

Down to a small list really, spline lubes, brake caliper repairs, rear shock, lube up head bearingsand just tyres which were dealt with by putting on spare wheels I keep. PO did injectors, rubbers, vacuum lines, brake lines, fuel pump and filter, plus a long list of Motorworks bits and pieces

You will find same as me.....so many years in the dry fixings aren't so hard to get out.......enjoy it!


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1992 K100LT 0193214 Bertha Alaska Blue 101,000 miles
1984 K100RT 0022575 Brutus Baja Red bought 36,000 now 89,150 miles
1997 K1100LT 0188024 Wotan Mystic Red 58,645 now91,850 miles
1983 K100RS 0011175 Fricka 29,495 miles Damn K Pox
    

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chris846

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I like that. Next time somebody tries to tell you that you're riding a bike that 'belongs in a museum', you can say, "Actually.....


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