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1973 Yamaha Other on 2040-motos

YearYear:1973 MileageMileage:5 ColorColor: Silver

Seattle, Washington, United States

Seattle, Washington, United States
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Yamaha Other photos

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Yamaha Other tech info

Engine Size (cc)Engine Size (cc):250 WarrantyWarranty:Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty TypeType:Dual-Purpose For Sale ByFor Sale By:Private Seller

Yamaha Other description

1973 DT3/DT250. This bike has been completely disassembled, painted, and rebuilt to exacting standards. Transmission shifts perfectly, engine idles smoothly and pulls strongly to redline. It's a ton of fun and gets looks wherever I take it. Bike has a clean title and current  plates for street use.

  • Full top end engine rebuild with Wiseco piston and rings

  • New cables

  • New brake shoes

  • Carburetor rebuilt and re-jetted for modern fuels

  • Petcock rebuilt

  • Fuel tank flushed

  • Oil tank flushed

  • New oil lines

  • New fuel lines and filter

  • Headlight, tail light, and brake lights work

  • New battery

  • Complete repaint with PPG base/clear

  • New seat upholstery

  • Engine side covers mirror polished

  • Front and rear brake hubs mirror polished

  • New wheel bearings

  • Rebuilt forks

  • New tires and tubes

  • Original gauges functioning perfectly

  • 100 miles since rebuild for tuning and adjustment

  • Autolube adjusted and working as new

  • New chain

  • New points and plugs

  • Comes with original owner’s manual, warranty book, warranty card, original purchase receipts from January 1974

  • Complete original tool kit with pouch

This bike gets a lot of attention, and is nicer than any other you’re likely to find. I can work with your shipper, or can deliver locally once payment is made.

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