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Might have to sell my bike....
I've just had an unexpected cost come in that I need to find some money for, and one of my options is to sell my motorcycle.
Can any of you gurus give me an idea of what it is worth (in the UK)? ...

Started 06/21/17 at 14:49:31 by AJB
4 118 Last Post 06/22/17 at 16:26:17
By: Lucky_Lou
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R65 on craigslist
Good day all, not sure if this is the right place for this (please move or change as necessary).  I was flipping through the local craigslist motorcycle ads and low and behold an R65 for sale. Smiley  I t...

Started 04/19/17 at 09:44:37 by Luke D.
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By: Luke D.
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Southern Calif. Riders
Any Southern Calif. folks camp and fish? 
I'm headed up to the Eastern Sierra for 3-4 days to chase some trout and camp. Probably around Bishop and possible the South Fork of the Kern River on t...

Started 06/15/17 at 17:48:40 by wilcom
4 85 Last Post 06/16/17 at 13:52:21
By: wilcom
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Boston to San Francisco trip planning: the route
Hey all,
I'm putting together my plan for Boston to SF and wanted your input.
Here's the specs:
  • Leave Thursday or Friday (June 8 or 9)
  • Take 10 - 14 days, could push longer...
  • I have the opportunity to do i

  • Started 06/05/17 at 18:14:17 by qwerty123
    5 112 Last Post 06/08/17 at 12:01:01
    By: qwerty123
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    R65 starting to take shape for summer
    I've had the R65 home for a week and it's coming along. Still no surprises and nothing has fallen off. Yeah!!
    I've taken note of some good things The Metzler tires have very few miles on them and...

    Started 05/27/17 at 21:38:39 by wilcom
    11 184 Last Post 06/06/17 at 23:11:33
    By: wilcom
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    OVM 2017 Show
    I have always liked the look of the old Indians but apparently the foot clutch/tank shift makes it difficult to make a smooth get away when there is a large crowd of onlookers. Here is a video I made ...

    Started 05/22/17 at 18:10:34 by davidpdx
    1 52 Last Post 06/02/17 at 13:10:21
    By: Ed Miller
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    Aftermarket fuel caps
    I'm looking at a bit of a change on the r65 and wanted to get a different fuel cap for the bike.
    I've looked at the usual ones like the monks cap type and the screw in aluminium replacements whic...

    Started 06/01/17 at 16:19:03 by jamestnewsonr65
    6 120 Last Post 06/02/17 at 10:12:16
    By: jamestnewsonr65
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    Almost headed for Wahington.......
    I almost went to pick up my 84LS today. Angry
    I mentioned to the wife this morning that I was leaving today to run up and get a motorcycle in Washington(1100 miles) and she went into convulsions. <...

    Started 05/10/17 at 21:21:11 by wilcom
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    27 487 Last Post 05/24/17 at 22:40:56
    By: jp9094
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    Lost perch wedge...........
    I changed the Cowboy bars to a lower set I had in my parts pile. When I went to put the throttle perch on I couldn't find the wedge. I looked for 2 hours. I was working on a clean swept floor it shoul...

    Started 05/23/17 at 20:35:25 by wilcom
    2 61 Last Post 05/23/17 at 23:28:32
    By: wilcom
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    Valeo knock-off starter
    I ran across a new Valeo starter on Amazon for $57 with free shipping. Seemed like a deal so I ordered it to have on the shelf. The only other starter I saw in a quick research was more than double th...

    Started 05/05/17 at 21:53:02 by wilcom
    6 132 Last Post 05/11/17 at 08:33:59
    By: wilcom
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    Leather care question
    What do you folks use to keep your leathers looking good and keeping the leather pliable?
    I just pulled out my set of leathers and an extra jacket and they seem a bit stiff. Is there any product ...

    Started 05/06/17 at 07:53:49 by wilcom
    8 140 Last Post 05/08/17 at 17:19:43
    By: trips
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    error message when posting
    I made a post and got this error message back...
    SMTP connection could not be established
    I'm STMP'd

    Started 05/01/17 at 21:16:39 by wilcom
    5 83 Last Post 05/01/17 at 23:13:52
    By: wilcom
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    Mobile1 deal at Auto Zone
    5 qts and an oil filter for $31. and they will ship for free if a store isn't close....... here's the catch.... it ends tomorrow.

    Started 04/30/17 at 20:56:02 by wilcom
    1 77 Last Post 04/30/17 at 20:59:27
    By: Bob_Roller
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    New Project?
    I have been offered (for free) a 1977 R100/7. Last owner 34 years. Lots of issues within the family and the owner has to get rid of it.
    Here's the catch!
    Frame is bent, engine is seized and ...

    Started 04/27/17 at 13:56:49 by Chris S
    4 88 Last Post 04/27/17 at 18:53:00
    By: Bob_Roller
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    Which is the best buy R65.
    A friend of mine is looking to get a R65 but having only owned mine since January I don't really know what Is the most sensible option for me to advise him to buy.
    Is it a case of go for the late...

    Started 03/26/17 at 17:23:46 by Monman
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    15 369 Last Post 04/19/17 at 10:04:38
    By: Matt Chapter
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    Color choice
    I recently found a Wixom top cased at a yard sale and am planning on adding it to my R65LS. I need to refinish it in order to add it and would like to get suggestions from the asylum on a color choice...

    Started 04/12/17 at 20:10:21 by marcmax
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    17 307 Last Post 04/19/17 at 08:48:34
    By: Billmc
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    My only question would be...

    Started 04/13/17 at 14:21:38 by davidpdx
    9 175 Last Post 04/18/17 at 02:27:57
    By: Tony Smith
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    Classic Motorcycle Show - Stafford - this weekend
    Anybody from the UK going to this annual event this w/end?
    I am taking the elderly p/o of my bike as it too far for him to drive, he is restoring a Greeves and has a shopping list!
    If anybod...

    Started 04/18/17 at 01:39:28 by Chris S
    0 25 Last Post 04/18/17 at 01:39:28
    By: Chris S
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    Customized R65 GS build
    Here's an interesting custom build R65-for the GS type crowd:

    Started 03/31/17 at 16:08:07 by nhmaf
    2 78 Last Post 03/31/17 at 16:47:26
    By: Chris S
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    My R65 has a new friend
    After having owned the R65 for a few years now, I was hooked from the start and have just added a new to me 1984 r80.
    I've not ridden an R80 before and wondered what the main differences are, if ...

    Started 03/23/17 at 06:18:26 by jamestnewsonr65
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    18 309 Last Post 03/31/17 at 15:36:08
    By: wilcom
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