1978 BMW R-Series

BMW R-Series 1978 technical specifications

Item location: Morro Bay, California, United States
Make: BMW
Model: R-Series
SubModel: R 100 S, R100S
Type: Sport Touring
Year: 1978
Mileage: 31,475
VIN: 6162888
Color: Red / Black
Engine size: 1,000
Vehicle Title: Clear
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For your consideration
2nd. owner 1978 BMW R 100 S (built Nov. /1977) with TRIPLE matching numbers!!! Previous owner planned for long term storage and dealer prepped for such.(Tank emptiedoiled and float bowls off cylinders oiledetc.)
Revived for use about 2000 miles (2 years ago)
@ BMW Motorcycles of VenturaCa.Complete clutch service performed using genuine factory parts.(including pressure plate and discsealsshafts and more). Over $1100 spent. (I have receipt .)
and then ~~ All fluids flushed three times .
New brake pads (front and rear)front brake lines replaced with braided steel lines.
40 m.m. Carburetors completely rebuilt including new diagrams and floats.
Complete front fork assembly sent to the premier BMW restoration dealer "Re-Psycle" in Ohio and serviced to as new condition.. . (Yes this IS a California bike and I spent lots on shipping alone.)
Tank has NO rust (locking cap) and has original factory finish inside and out. Petcocks were rebuilt and interior tank fuel filters installed.
This original non-molested motorcycle is a real head turner.(Upgraded parts will have the original part included with sale.) Look at the spares~picture !!!
It has the very rare Berlin Talbot mirrors installed on the stock BMW fairing.They are period correct but they may be removed and the stock mirrors installed (included) should you choose.
Works performance adjustable shocks were installed on the rear.(Stock shocks will be included with sale.)
New sealed battery installed and top of the line Avon Road Master tires fitted.
Motorcycle has optional factory rear rackcrash bars and detachable Krauser hard bags (with keys.)
Owners manualfactory tool kit and tire pump (with rubber cap) included.
Billet handlebar risers with set backs are installed. (stock mounts are included.)
Any vintage stored BMW AIRHEAD would pretty much need the mechanical work that was performed on this motorcycle. Not because of use but because of lack of use.
All service and "new" items approximately 2000 miles of use. Documented with receipt.
All drive train fluids just changed.

Cons ~Front rim has some blemish on finish (brake fluid?) voltmeter is not hooked uptrip meter works when it wants to This is independent of odometer which works proper.. Mileage is correct.This bike is mechanically sound and is in cosmetic un-restored condition. Expect some scratches and chips on paint.See pictures.

Please ask any questions "here" or call 805-530 2063.

I can pick you up at the airport and you can drive it home.We can ship the spares that come with the bike.
Shipping of vehicle is solely the responsibility of the buyer. I will help load it but the rest is up to the buyer.
California title is in hand with current registration. I reserve the right to sell this locally but I will not back out if a deal is made on E-bay.
This bike is sold "as is and where is." Buyers are welcome to preview and have their mechanic examine motorcycle before end of sale.
If you have less than 10 positive feed backs you must contact me first or your bid will be deleted. Thanks for reading.

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