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I found a nice original front fender for my '83 a couple weeks ago, so I went a little retro with the XLX and put the original tank and seat back on it. First pic was Friday when I finished and had returned from a gas/shakedown run, second pic was early Saturday morning, cloudy and 35 degrees. I rode to breakfast with some friends and took the scenic way home, and that was enough...lol



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I found a nice original front fender for my '83 a couple weeks ago, so I went a little retro with the XLX and put the original tank and seat back on it. First pic was Friday when I finished and had returned from a gas/shakedown run, second pic was early Saturday morning, cloudy and 35 degrees. I rode to breakfast with some friends and took the scenic way home, and that was enough...lol



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