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Old 10-20-2004, 08:02 PM   #16
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it aint exactly "kitted out" if it has no engine
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Old 10-20-2004, 08:15 PM   #17
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How badly do you want a completly kitted out bike to go around the world with? Minus engine ---
Tempting thought, but now that I know you're in Vancouver, I think the shipping might kill me.

Thought about locating an engine;
http://www.airheadsalvage.com/

http://boxerworks.com/

http://www.re-psycle.com/

and there's a few others out there too.

sorry to hear about your misfortune
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Old 10-20-2004, 08:34 PM   #18
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ambulance chasing works 9 times in 10

nice r100gs paris dakar on ebay right now for $4000 with touratech bags.... 30,000km ..... and it runs
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Old 10-20-2004, 10:37 PM   #19
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What a bummer!! At least you have all winter to find another engine.

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Dude ... real riders ride year round
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Old 10-20-2004, 10:41 PM   #20
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ambulance chasing works 9 times in 10

nice r100gs paris dakar on ebay right now for $4000 with touratech bags.... 30,000km ..... and it runs
Then you should buy it ... and ride it ... instead of washing your KTM
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Old 10-21-2004, 08:13 AM   #21
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instead of washing your KTM
the bmw has old dirt on it. it needs much more washing than a year old ktm.
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Old 10-21-2004, 09:27 AM   #22
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Dude ... real riders ride year round
Not without an engine they don't ....
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Old 10-21-2004, 10:46 AM   #23
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Not without an engine they don't ....
you're a bad bad boy patrick.


yo kevin. if you need a hand stripping yer bike let me know.
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Old 10-21-2004, 11:44 AM   #24
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Thanks kids

I'm going to get a new block built in Europe and shipped here.
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Old 10-21-2004, 11:56 AM   #25
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I'm going to get a new block built in Europe and shipped here.
short block or longblock?
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Old 10-21-2004, 11:58 AM   #26
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short block or longblock?
Bottom end only. All the upper bits are ok. Case, crank, cam, rods, timing chain..
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