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XR500A Twin shock with original 23inch front wheel thumper.
Getting hard to find now.
Prime for full nut and bolt restoration to a standard example or VMX.
Restoration project I just don’t have time for now.
Motor was a runner when I got it but needs broken exhaust studs replaced and wiring tidied up.
Casing has a patch above front sprocket.
Missing the Exhaust , sprocket cover, speedo cable and back light lens.
All the plastics are there like the hard to get tool bag base, inner guard and chain guard.
Original rear guard has been patched up and is strong but needs replacing if restoring
Airbox still with filter inside.
Sump guard there
Spares include;
2 sets of Spare front forks for going standard or VMX
Set of side covers
Direct drive hub rear wheel.
Good condition carburettor. (One on bike has choke cable connection broken)
Front light cowling and lens.

To kick start the project off the bike comes with a restored powder coated frame79 (The 1980 frame was also made in 79) . Painted swing arm. Triple clamp with chromed head nut and polished aluminium.
All parts you need to take it to whatever level of restoration you want available in NZ or via EBAY .
Photo of fully restored example attached - these are going for $7-9K now. Very collectable.
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  • Seller location: North Shore, Auckland, NZ

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