Buyer is responsible for all pick up, transportation, and shipping arrangements and costs. If you have any questions please feel free to ask. That feels a bit high to start out with, but without a reserve the seller is certainly trying to protect his investment. Oh yes, very, keeps up with most modern bikes, not bad for 18 years old. Doug Toland won the 1993.
Read the riders' comments at the bike's. Good luck and have a wonderful day. This bike is one of 7 older sportbikes that I own — none of them are getting a lot of miles on them. Also turn signals have been taken off - one is included, one isn't. Rims may have been painted at some point.
I am quite a tall guy and this bike is a nice size for me. I am happy to say that after about a weeks worth of work the bike now runs and looks like it came off the showroom floor. We review every problem as we work to keep our roads safe. The rear suspension unit is fully adjustable in terms of damping, preload and compression. Please take a moment to rate this answer. Also note that 5mm extended tensioner goes effortlessly in place with brand new chain and chain sliding pads: Tensioner definitely is too short at the factory: Planned obsolescence obviously. Buy one because of the way it makes you feel,when you ride it or look at it,or the memories it evokes.
. She ran fine before I did the other work. The steering is definitely not quick but its neutral to heavy action encourages hanging-off with the rider transferring his weight around the turns like a real racer. Try that on a modern superbike. The rear subframe was constructed using steel, providing enough strength for a passenger. Good luck and have a wonderful day. Plenty more pics: As the seller highlights, probably the biggest criticism of the bike at the time would have been the steel frame in an era when the twin spar aluminum frame was coming on.
I purchased this bike from the 63 year old original owner in 2011 with 7400 miles. There are several in the list. It also has a close ratio gear-box fitted as standard and a crankshaft flywheel that is heavier and front brake calipers. Now compare that distance to maximum length of the tensioner. Perhaps this 2001 green machine might look nice parked near your christmas tree. Exceptional condition, runs perfect, and never dropped.
It came with air filters, but I put the original air box back on and now it performs great. Only real intrested buyers only. Putting out about 85hp at the rear wheel you will see some reviews mention the claimed crank output of 106hp , it was at the top of the class. You see I have owned one for ten years now and it's on its last stage of refurbishment from the ground up. Small scratches, scuffs, rock chips here and there some have been covered with touch up paint , only one small crack in the plastic that I can find.
Recently went through and serviced 100% at Kawasaki dealer. The owner even states it has the original tires yikes but if everything checks out, the bikes a winner in my opinion. More stars mean safer cars. Also check out our at Bikez. This did make it harder for feature-obsessed moto journalists to get fired up over the bike.
Only to find when I took her for a spin, she won't go up the gears. Kawasaki decided they had enough hardcore sport bikes Ninja 600, 900, 1000 and made what today would be called a sport-tourer. Discussions for every bike Bikez has discussion forums for every bike. Kawasaki's team riders were , and. The seller mentions that the only modifications are the windscreen—very period—and the exhaust.
Buying a bike starts at Bikez Get a list of before you buy this Kawasaki. I am more like you, but I respect Pie Faces reasons to collect too. Good luck and have a wonderful day. Some defects include light scratching to the ram air covers, front fender, some of the left fuel tank decal has been removed by a fuel spill new one is included with the sale , the battery is dead and the forks have started to leak. Newer Michelin Pilot Power tires. It was also an import, and had not seen much bad weather in its life. But if this bike speaks to you then! It has been a great first big bike so far, and I plan to keep it for as long as it remains in good condition.
I think summer will be gone before I fix the fault. Even being an older machine, I still think it will be a fun ride and will only get more attention as the years go by. With only two owners in the books, very few miles for the age, and all of the extras this bike is ripe for the picking. I bought it for £950 and it had only done 30,000km. See more photos of the bike. Jun 3, 2010 - Hey there is no belt the bike just had a seperate alternator like the early zx9's and it fits the engine and is driven by a gear off the crankshaft so.