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two-stroke-brit
Pit Crew
Pit Crew
Joined: 25 Jan 2018
Posts: 112
Location: TEXAS USA
PostPosted: Sat Jan 27, 2018 6:36 pm    Post subject: new here Reply with quote

hi all , just saying hi.
got a basket case 89 fz1000 .
fingers crossed i haven't bought a pig.
going to be asking a bunch of questions as soon as i can get it on the lift.
last on the road in 2000.
rear shock is toast.
forks are rusty
most of the plastics are damaged in one way or another.
swapped a 2000 kdx200 for it think he got the better deal but its done now.
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4718/28133300929_bdaa4abd3c_k_d.jpg
Carbs were off so will clean and rebuild them it has k&n pods so will check the jets to see if still stock also has kerker exhaust.
Living Texas now since 1999.
cheers mark
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oldskoolexup
Motormouth
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Joined: 19 Jul 2009
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Location: THE place...some are born here, some drawn here...Manchester
PostPosted: Sat Jan 27, 2018 7:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Welcome in! smile

Seen a lot worse!!!

There's usually lots of helpful folk around so ask away.
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Jay762
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Joined: 07 Oct 2016
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 27, 2018 8:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wotcha and welcome thumbsup
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Teego
More Rabbit Than Sainsbury's
More Rabbit Than Sainsbury's
Joined: 14 Mar 2006
Posts: 2406
Location: On the road again. Distance is the drug.
PostPosted: Sat Jan 27, 2018 9:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Life's a bitch, but old bikes are money pits.
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nuggitt
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Joined: 22 May 2009
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Location: North Yorkshire
PostPosted: Wed Jan 31, 2018 1:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Welcome in Mark. thumbsup
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