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#1 PostAuthor: damien.wrl » Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:44 am

Hello , names Mark , had Canadian kz1000 back in my mid life crisis, just bought an American kz1000 for old life crisis..needs first registration which is a new experience for me..Both were A1s... first bike was a beaut the new one has enormous potential. Looking forward to picking some brains

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#2 PostAuthor: PAULJAC47 » Thu Feb 08, 2018 10:03 am

Hello Mark,good choice of bike just finished resto on one meself,some good advice on here,links to manuals if you need them.Cheers Paul J
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#3 PostAuthor: damien.wrl » Thu Feb 08, 2018 11:06 am

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#4 PostAuthor: Pigford » Thu Feb 08, 2018 11:59 am

Very nice machine..... I registered my KZ900A4 last year (March) so ask away..... and welcome!
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#5 PostAuthor: PAULJAC47 » Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:25 pm

Looks a nice, unmessed with example,!
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#6 PostAuthor: BigZCas » Thu Feb 08, 2018 2:52 pm

Welcome Mark,
Great bike, had one just he same in 1979, would love another a1 :D
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#7 PostAuthor: damien.wrl » Thu Feb 08, 2018 4:22 pm

Sadly had to pay three times the price of what I sold my old bike for....

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#8 PostAuthor: Philippe » Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:33 pm

Hello Mark

very nice bike, congratulations!
Keep it original or improve it with original parts (double front brake) and enjoy it.
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#9 PostAuthor: glav666 » Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:38 pm

Hi Mark, Welcome, loads of advice on here, keep us posted with work you do.
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#10 PostAuthor: Savage » Thu Feb 08, 2018 5:41 pm

damien.wrl wrote:Sadly had to pay three times the price of what I sold my old bike for....


Hi,

Sold my last one which was emaculate with a 'spiced' up engine (not sure what was done to it) for £1800 :ups

seen ropey ones up for £8000+ now :Oo
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#11 PostAuthor: Garry.L » Thu Feb 08, 2018 6:05 pm

Savage wrote:
Sold my last one which was emaculate with a 'spiced' up engine (not sure what was done to it) for £1800 :ups

seen ropey ones up for £8000+ now :Oo


My old very standard A1, but not "Ropey" or "£8K" either...

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And Welcome Damien :)
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#12 PostAuthor: jules » Thu Feb 08, 2018 6:44 pm

Welcome Mark
Good to see another south wester too!!!
Bike looking good,hope to see it about soon.
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#13 PostAuthor: damien.wrl » Thu Feb 08, 2018 6:58 pm

jules wrote:Welcome Mark
Good to see another south wester too!!!
Bike looking good,hope to see it about soon.


Hello in Cornwall Torpoint which is virtually Plymouth

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#14 PostAuthor: damien.wrl » Thu Feb 08, 2018 6:59 pm

Garry.L wrote:
Savage wrote:
Sold my last one which was emaculate with a 'spiced' up engine (not sure what was done to it) for £1800 :ups

seen ropey ones up for £8000+ now :Oo


My old very standard A1, but not "Ropey" or "£8K" either...

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And Welcome Damien :)


That looks amazing .. for sale ??

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#15 PostAuthor: jules » Thu Feb 08, 2018 8:05 pm

Well your not far from me!!! I'm near Trago at Liverton
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