BMW K bikes (Bricks)

You are not connected. Please login or register

View previous topic View next topic Go down  Message [Page 1 of 1]


1Back to top Go down   Chassis number Empty Chassis number Wed Sep 02, 2015 9:34 pm

emmanuelfiadjoe

emmanuelfiadjoe
Silver member
Silver member
Please help me find the bike with chassis number wb10415a412e17128.


__________________________________________________
Model: K 100 RS 83 (0502,0503,0513)
Series: K589 (k100, RS, RT, LT)
Production Month/Year: 07/1984
Region: Europe
VIN: 0018945
    

2Back to top Go down   Chassis number Empty Re: Chassis number Wed Sep 02, 2015 10:21 pm

RicK G

RicK G
admin
admin
That number does not show as a genuine VIN are you sure it is correct


__________________________________________________
"Man sacrifices his health in order to make money.
Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health.
And then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present; the result being that he does not live in the present or the future; he lives as if he is never going to die, and then dies having never really lived."   Dalai Lama


Bikes 1998 K1100 LT, 1993 K75 RT, 1996 K75RT, 1986 K75 GS, 1979 Z1300 Kawasaki
    

3Back to top Go down   Chassis number Empty Re: Chassis number Thu Sep 03, 2015 5:02 am

emmanuelfiadjoe

emmanuelfiadjoe
Silver member
Silver member
I think I got it right, nevertheless I'll check again


__________________________________________________
Model: K 100 RS 83 (0502,0503,0513)
Series: K589 (k100, RS, RT, LT)
Production Month/Year: 07/1984
Region: Europe
VIN: 0018945
    

4Back to top Go down   Chassis number Empty Re: Chassis number Thu Sep 03, 2015 11:54 am

Two Wheels Better

Two Wheels Better
Moderator
Moderator
It doesn't work in BMWNA's Great Computer either. Check the digits around the last seven...something's amiss there.


__________________________________________________

1970 R60/5, OZ '77 R75/7-R100, '85 K100'87 K75C, OZ '87 K100RS, '93 K11-K12 Big Block, '93 K1100RS, '95 R100-Mystic, '96 K1100RS, '98 K1200RS, '00 K1200RS, '02 K1200RS, '03 K1200GT, '04 R1150R'04 R1150RT, '05 K1200S, '06 K1200R, '07 K1200R, '09 K1300GT & 2013 R1200RT-Polizei  - Beemers owned still or sold.

    

5Back to top Go down   Chassis number Empty Re: Chassis number Thu Sep 03, 2015 5:20 pm

emmanuelfiadjoe

emmanuelfiadjoe
Silver member
Silver member
Its what I saw, exactly. I saw the bike in a workshop. I'm beginning to think the chassis number has been changed: a portion of the frame where I saw this number has been filed, and it looks as if an embossment has been taken off. Some bikes imported to this place are stolen from Europe or America. I think those who do this sometimes change the chassis number.

But the bike looks exactly like a BMW R1150R.

Chassis number Z Chassis number Z Chassis number Z Chassis number 2Q==


__________________________________________________
Model: K 100 RS 83 (0502,0503,0513)
Series: K589 (k100, RS, RT, LT)
Production Month/Year: 07/1984
Region: Europe
VIN: 0018945
    

6Back to top Go down   Chassis number Empty Re: Chassis number Thu Sep 03, 2015 5:41 pm

92KK 84WW Olaf

avatar
Life time member
Life time member
There should also be an aluminium plate fixed to the frame with 2 rivets.


__________________________________________________
1992 K100LT 0193214 Bertha Blue 101,000 miles
1984 K100RT 0022575 Brutus Baja Red 578 bought 36,000 now 89,150 miles
1997 K1100LT 0188024 Wotan Mystic Red 689 58,645 now 106,950 miles Deceased.
1983 K100RS 0011171 Fricka 606 Alaska Blue 29,495 miles Damn K Pox Its a Bat outta Hell Now 37,190 miles. 
1996 K1100LT 0233004 Lohengrin Mystic Red 38,000 miles currently 39.885miles.

Past:
1968 Yamaha 80 YG1
1971 Yamaha 125 YAS-1
1968 Honda 125 SS
1970 Honda CD 175
1973 Honda CB500-4
Honda CX 500
    

7Back to top Go down   Chassis number Empty Re: Chassis number Thu Sep 03, 2015 6:53 pm

emmanuelfiadjoe

emmanuelfiadjoe
Silver member
Silver member
that was what I said has been removed.
You see the rivet holes and nothing else. that area looks as though it has been filed or ground. I think it was stolen and then imported.


__________________________________________________
Model: K 100 RS 83 (0502,0503,0513)
Series: K589 (k100, RS, RT, LT)
Production Month/Year: 07/1984
Region: Europe
VIN: 0018945
    

8Back to top Go down   Chassis number Empty Re: Chassis number Thu Sep 03, 2015 7:51 pm

92KK 84WW Olaf

avatar
Life time member
Life time member
The last digits are normally a seven digit number and I ma just wondering if there should be one or two zeros? EU bureaucrats have everything set out a certain way to incorporate model codes etc in the VIN and its usually the last seven digits. The numbers are normally marked into the frame as well and if they are all present and clear then it should show up on a database somewhere.


But, as already pointed out, it doesn't seem to be a genuine number. I can do a web search on my car VIN and it will tell me manufacturer, model etc.


__________________________________________________
1992 K100LT 0193214 Bertha Blue 101,000 miles
1984 K100RT 0022575 Brutus Baja Red 578 bought 36,000 now 89,150 miles
1997 K1100LT 0188024 Wotan Mystic Red 689 58,645 now 106,950 miles Deceased.
1983 K100RS 0011171 Fricka 606 Alaska Blue 29,495 miles Damn K Pox Its a Bat outta Hell Now 37,190 miles. 
1996 K1100LT 0233004 Lohengrin Mystic Red 38,000 miles currently 39.885miles.

Past:
1968 Yamaha 80 YG1
1971 Yamaha 125 YAS-1
1968 Honda 125 SS
1970 Honda CD 175
1973 Honda CB500-4
Honda CX 500
    

9Back to top Go down   Chassis number Empty Re: Chassis number Thu Sep 03, 2015 7:55 pm

Two Wheels Better

Two Wheels Better
Moderator
Moderator
An R1150R series VIN would be (starting with the tenth digit) ZF followed by five numbers. So, if we type in ZF17128 we see an 01/2001 R1150R non-US model. Perhaps this is what you're seeing but possibly misinterpreting.


__________________________________________________

1970 R60/5, OZ '77 R75/7-R100, '85 K100'87 K75C, OZ '87 K100RS, '93 K11-K12 Big Block, '93 K1100RS, '95 R100-Mystic, '96 K1100RS, '98 K1200RS, '00 K1200RS, '02 K1200RS, '03 K1200GT, '04 R1150R'04 R1150RT, '05 K1200S, '06 K1200R, '07 K1200R, '09 K1300GT & 2013 R1200RT-Polizei  - Beemers owned still or sold.

    

10Back to top Go down   Chassis number Empty Re: Chassis number Thu Sep 03, 2015 8:20 pm

RicK G

RicK G
admin
admin
@Two Wheels Better wrote:An R1150R series VIN would be (starting with the tenth digit) ZF followed by five numbers. So, if we type in ZF17128 we see an 01/2001 R1150R non-US model. Perhaps this is what you're seeing but possibly misinterpreting.
or that whoever has altered it has done it so it could be seen as a badly done stamping.

if you are considering buying it, I would not touch it even with a rubber finger.


__________________________________________________
"Man sacrifices his health in order to make money.
Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health.
And then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present; the result being that he does not live in the present or the future; he lives as if he is never going to die, and then dies having never really lived."   Dalai Lama


Bikes 1998 K1100 LT, 1993 K75 RT, 1996 K75RT, 1986 K75 GS, 1979 Z1300 Kawasaki
    

11Back to top Go down   Chassis number Empty Re: Chassis number Fri Sep 04, 2015 5:50 am

emmanuelfiadjoe

emmanuelfiadjoe
Silver member
Silver member
I wouldn't buy it at all.
It sure is an R1150R, that I'm sure of. So I think its been altered.
Thank you all.


__________________________________________________
Model: K 100 RS 83 (0502,0503,0513)
Series: K589 (k100, RS, RT, LT)
Production Month/Year: 07/1984
Region: Europe
VIN: 0018945
    

View previous topic View next topic Back to top  Message [Page 1 of 1]

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum