1983 Bmw R-series on 2040-motos
BMW R-Series description
One owner 1983 BMW R80ST
Super low 4479 original miles. This bike has been in storage since 1996. Very desirable model with only about 1000 total 1983 and 84 imported into the US.
Probably one of the lowest mileage original R80ST in the US.
This bike is a stock survivor complete with original owner’s manuals, tool pouch, tools and air pump and even the factory original tires included. I just completed doing the full refurbishing / maintenance with replacement of many parts (see full list below) needed to get the bike back on the road.
Complete set of images throughout all the work done captured and documented in Power Point presentation. Bike is running and driving great everything works as it should, mileage may go up slightly as I make final adjustments.
Paint is all original with blemishes and typical fading for this color and age (33 years). Very small dent on gas tank near gas cap can be seen in image.
All parts that were replaced or
removed come with the bike (includes the original Michelin tires and factory
Brand new tinted windscreen just installed (spit fire) .
Clear title from original owner with factory owners manual , clymer service manual and special exhaust nut wrench.
Please ask me any and all questions before bidding. $500 deposit due via paypal within 24 hours of auction end, remainder of payment to be made via cashiers check or money order which must be cleared by my bank before bike transfer.
Bike available for viewing in person
I reserve the right to end the listing if the vehicle is no longer available for sale.
Pickup or shipment of bike must be arranged by buyer.
Possible local delivery on my trailer may be arranged within reasonable distance from Des Plaines, IL contact me for details
Thanks for looking
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