Completely rebuilt from the ground up. We can recommend many shippers, some who can deliver to almost anywhere in the U. Front Brake caliper disassembled and cleaned. Today it has 22,000 good highway miles. Brakes and suspension work as they should, as do all electrical components. Bike is always on a Battery Tender when parked at home and is protected from the weather by a car port and a Dowco bike cover. New Amil premier carbs , new brakes , new tires , replaced seat , master cylinders , fixed electrical , lights etc.
Category - Engine 750 Posted Over 1 Month Vintage 1978 Triumph Bonneville T140 For sale is a beautiful and original 1978 Triumph T140E Bonneville that i've had in my collection for a few years. Thank you all for your interest. My restoration work has been done by P. Completely original except boyer ignition. Every issue delivers exciting and evocative articles and photographs of the most brilliant, unusual and popular motorcycles ever made! The inside of the tank looks almost new.
I have converted the carburetors on this bike to the original T140 specs and the performance increase can be felt. The Triumph on the road is very easy to handle, and rides down the road very tight, with no shakes, shimmies, or rattles. This is true but you get more torque and a great sound from a thumper. The bike is freshly serviced. Please feel free to contact me with any questions that you may have. Some would argue that a thumper running both its pistons up and down together gives you vibration. Unlike other old British bikes for sale on the internet, this one is ready to ride and not in need of any expensive service once you get it home.
Our shop cleaned and synchronized the carburetors. As of right now there are no looming issues or maintenance due. After the sale, inspections are not recognized as a contingency to completing your obligation. Park it overnight after riding and you'll see a few drips on the ground. Entire bike assembled with stainless steel fasteners. Strong reliable bike with about 200 miles on it since the rebuild. For this reason, we depend on prompt payment.
Trim Original Unmolested Category - Engine 750 Posted Over 1 Month Being an online retail store, we have the opportunity to allow payments from Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and PayPal. The title is free and clear and in hand. So now you have 97-53. Related bikes List for comparison of specs. Also included is a new rear tire, a shop manual, an extra muffler, ans a tool kit. Category - Engine 750 Posted Over 1 Month runs and rides great brakes need attn. A bid is a legal agreement to purchase the item.
My neighbor starts Bonnie in 2 or 3 kicks with no problem. Feel free to ask for more photos or info. Bike is serviced and road ready. It was not permanently installed when the picture was taken. Carburetors jetted and synchedReplaced choke cable with lever actuated type.
All of this work has brought me many first place trophies. However, I am by no means an expert on vintage Triumph motorcycles. A few mods over the years are apparent — the exhaust for instance, but the basic bike remains untouched. The gas tank was cleaned and repainted and the carburetors inspected, cleaned, and re-installed along with a new air filter, all fluids were changed, and both front and rear brakes were replaced. Each parts book includes most Triumph pre-unit export models.
A complete cleaning and detailing was performed, and although detailing on an original machine is never completed, the overall condition of the finishes is remarkable considering the age of the machine, and is in line with the original mileage. Model s : Bonneville T120, T120R, T120C 63-65 , Bonnevil. It is the 750 cc engine. Originally, the bike was tuned with the following components, all of which are included in the sale: 200 main jet 2C3 needle 106 needle jet 3. That the major stuff, also a lot of minor stuff done as well. My only complaint is the rear brake feels like it drags, possibly needs a rotor or adjustment. Please respond with any questions you may have.
Give us a call and we'll find you the Triumph motorcycle parts you need. This final phase of Triumph twin development began late in 1972 with the first appearance of the new enlarged-to-750cc version of the Bonneville, the increase in bore size necessitating a new crankcase to accommodate the larger barrel. The rear tire is new. We appreciate the many positive experiences of the past, and we sincerely thank our past Buyers for their purchases. I strongly encourage all bidders to inspect the motorcycle personally or enlist the services of a professional inspector prior to placing a bid. In the last five years, I have been maintaining and restoring it so that it remains stock. This iconic symbol of rebellion and independence is even more appealing now thanks to its modern specification, low seat, clean fuel-injected 865 cc engine and lightweight 17-inch alloys for even sharper handling.
Call or email for details. My loss is you gain Call me at 925 899 3792 if interested. Also check out our at Bikez. The bike runs well with good power, and shift through the gears well with a good clutch. It is a very rare machine, as all of the hard to find original parts are accounted for.