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Default Working on it after a break

Very busy year and now getting back to get the bike back to the road.

Bike has a lot of work done and living in Miami makes it difficult to find somebody that knows about this old bikes. My goal is to find somebody that knows more than changing tires and break and get it running the right way. Then, I will be wrenching on it and work on it.

I found a list of recommended mechanics but Tony at Highway Cycle, in Miami, is no longer working and specially on a kick start like this one due to health issues, as he told me. So if you guys have somebody you can recommend I would appreciate it.

https://photos.app.goo.gl/boB6jgijmUrkixni6

Got her running after some work. Took a video of some oil leaks.

https://photos.app.goo.gl/2wg4PrhQvAdtQyQW9

I will be posting updates and thank you all
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Great looking bike! Can I see how both coils are mounted together?


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The bike looks fast and fun... congratulations... the last time I saw those lightup spark wires was in a if Whitney paper catolog...man I feel old
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Check out that vented fender up front...wow
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That's a unique scooter for sure!

Incredible amount of fine detail work.

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[QUOTE=Medyo Bastos;5825142]Great looking bike! Can I see how both coils are mounted together?


I am not in town right now. As soon as I get there I will send you pictures of how it is mounted
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