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THOUGHT IT WAS A Z1 NOT SURE ANY MORE

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THOUGHT IT WAS A Z1 NOT SURE ANY MORE

#1 PostAuthor: Kawandy » Tue Nov 14, 2017 6:01 pm

:oh HI NEW TO THE CLUB IM A PRIVATE BUYER OF A CERTAIN AGE THAT DROWLED OVER Z1S FIRST TIME ROUND LOOKING TO PURCHASE A Z1 AND QUICKLY REALISED IT AINT THAT EASY UNLESS YOU LIKE GETTING STUNG ,GUESS WHAT IM LIKE YOU I DONT, LOOKING FOR SOMETHING BETWEEN 73 TO 76 ,HERE STARTS MY EDUCATION NOT EVEN SURE OF MODELS DURING THEM YEARS DONT WANT SOMETHING FOR NOWT BUT DONT WANT TO GET RIPPED OFF OWT CONSIDED MY MERCHANICAL KNOWLEDGE SOUND ,PRODUCT KNOWLEDGE ZERO ANY INFORMATION OR LEADS OR POSSIBLE BIKES OR POINTERS TO EDUCATE ME ON YEARS AND MODELS WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED WHILST I TROIL THE FORUM TRYING TO EDUCATE MYSELF IN ANTICIPATION ANDY :oh

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#2 PostAuthor: PAULJAC47 » Tue Nov 14, 2017 6:17 pm

Hi Andy,Welcome to the Forum,Shark infested waters out there alright,you have started looking now Zeds are becoming ever dearer.Would suggest you get hold off Dave Masrdens book as a start,availabeon Z power site.decide on model you are interested in and go from there,bikes do become available on here from time to time and we are a pretty straight lot.There is a wealth of knowledge on here so dont be slow in coming forward..Cheers Paul J
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#3 PostAuthor: Mark Tiller » Tue Nov 14, 2017 6:26 pm

welcome...they are
73 model year is a ... Z1
74........................Z1A
75........................Z1B
76........................Z900A4
77........................Z1000A1
78........................Z1000A2

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#4 PostAuthor: Kawandy » Tue Nov 14, 2017 6:34 pm

THANKS PAUL IS ZPOWER A DIFFERENT SITE OR ON HERE :oops

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#5 PostAuthor: Kawandy » Tue Nov 14, 2017 6:42 pm

THANKS MARK GOOD REFERANCE ARE IMPORTS THE SAME NUMBERS ,BEEN ON YOUR LINK CANT OPEN PICS IS THAT ME REGARDS ANDY

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#6 PostAuthor: Taffus » Tue Nov 14, 2017 7:02 pm

"You should see the damage, bronze. Huh? metal damage, brain damage. Heheheh. You listen bronze. I am the Nightrider. I'm a fuel injected suicide machine. I am the rocker, I am the roller, I am the out-of-controller! I'm the Nightrider, baby, "

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#7 PostAuthor: ADRIAN H » Tue Nov 14, 2017 7:48 pm

Mark Tiller wrote:welcome...they are
73 model year is a ... Z1
74........................Z1A
75........................Z1B
76........................Z900A4
77........................Z1000A1
78........................Z1000A2


No mention of the glorious Z1R ?
and there’s also the KZ900 Ltd - 1976 (letter B in the frame no)
KZ1000 ltd - 1977 & 1978 (letter B in the frame no)
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#8 PostAuthor: Kawandy » Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:16 pm

Taffus wrote:http://www.z-power.co.uk/

THANKS TAFFUS IM LEARNING :oops

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#9 PostAuthor: Kawandy » Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:18 pm

PAULJAC47 wrote:Hi Andy,Welcome to the Forum,Shark infested waters out there alright,you have started looking now Zeds are becoming ever dearer.Would suggest you get hold off Dave Masrdens book as a start,availabeon Z power site.decide on model you are interested in and go from there,bikes do become available on here from time to time and we are a pretty straight lot.There is a wealth of knowledge on here so dont be slow in coming forward..Cheers Paul J

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#10 PostAuthor: walshyco » Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:21 pm

HI ANDY WELCOME TO THE FORUM, oh yeah writing in capitals means your shouting. Good luck with the search mate.

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#11 PostAuthor: Kawandy » Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:29 pm

walshyco wrote:HI ANDY WELCOME TO THE FORUM, oh yeah writing in capitals means your shouting. Good luck with the search mate.

Oops Ive learnt something tonight anyway Thanks

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#12 PostAuthor: Z1parR » Tue Nov 14, 2017 10:38 pm

Take your time Andy , look slowly and carefully , there is an enormous amount of good information on here .
Bargains are not be be had , but good value good bikes are .
Welcome in by the way :up :up
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#13 PostAuthor: paul doran » Wed Nov 15, 2017 9:01 am

welcome to the Club
way too many Zeds

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#14 PostAuthor: Kawandy » Thu Nov 16, 2017 3:47 pm

paul doran wrote:welcome to the Club

Thanks Paul it’s an education Regards Andy

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#15 PostAuthor: Andrew_s » Thu Nov 16, 2017 4:11 pm

Hi Andy,

Welcome to the club from me too - I'm a relatively new member and when I was looking for a Z900 Dave Orritt's was a really useful book (eBay about £10) - and as Paul says above, Dave Marsden's book is also worth buying and will give you the detailed spec.

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