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Offline Poconoeagle

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New to me..K100RT
« on: July 29, 2018, 02:48:40 PM »
Hello everyone! Old biker with new (to me) bike.  I look forward to enjoying this place as I step up to the K series!! Previous R65ls and R900/6.

Eugene
  • Newfoundland pa
  • K100rt Ď85 (K589)
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Offline Chaos

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Re: New to me..K100RT
« Reply #1 on: July 29, 2018, 03:21:24 PM »
85's are nicknamed FYK (finest year K) though that's debatable.  Nevertheless, we need photos and details!
1987 K75S    VIN 0231
Original owner, Original litter
200,000 miles (plus or minus) and 5 paint jobs
2012 Ural 2WD sidecar (BMW's bastard step child)

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Re: New to me..K100RT
« Reply #2 on: July 29, 2018, 04:09:18 PM »
Ahhh now eyes seas it.  Here I thought junk was a Chinese sail boats or sumthin in a womanís trunk..
  • Newfoundland pa
  • K100rt Ď85 (K589)
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Why leave it for the next guy, cause
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Offline The Mighty Gryphon

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Re: New to me..K100RT
« Reply #3 on: August 06, 2018, 09:35:53 PM »
Welcome!  Looks like a pretty nice bike.  What is that color?
  • In my garage in Marilla, NY
  • '94 K75RT Mystic Red, '92K100RS White, '94 K75S Dakar Yellow
Current:
'94 K75RT "Ilsa, She Wolf of the SS"
'94 K75S "Cheetos"
'91 K100RS "Moby Brick Too

Offline Poconoeagle

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Re: New to me..K100RT
« Reply #4 on: August 09, 2018, 07:56:40 PM »
Hello there. I believe itís Mohave Red. Iíll confirm from the original owner in a few weeks.

Eugene
  • Newfoundland pa
  • K100rt Ď85 (K589)
Do it Right the first time...
Why leave it for the next guy, cause
YOU may be the next guy.....!

Offline Laitch

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Re: New to me..K100RT
« Reply #5 on: August 09, 2018, 08:40:05 PM »
Hello there. I believe itís Mohave Red. . . .
Lift the seat, look for a paint code sticker and give us the number if you find one.
  • Along the Ridley in Vermont.
  • 1995 K75T 68,000 miles
I wept because I had no radials until I met a man who had no splines.

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Re: New to me..K100RT
« Reply #6 on: August 09, 2018, 09:10:42 PM »
AhhHaaah...  I will do so.  I believe itís there.  Thanks. Iíll be back to it in 2 weeks today, till then Iím putting the cottage back together after gutting it for all new flooring...😩... toilets going in tonite!! 😎
  • Newfoundland pa
  • K100rt Ď85 (K589)
Do it Right the first time...
Why leave it for the next guy, cause
YOU may be the next guy.....!

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Re: New to me..K100RT
« Reply #7 on: August 10, 2018, 08:24:38 AM »
Baja Red is the correct name from what the 1st owner just told me.
  • Newfoundland pa
  • K100rt Ď85 (K589)
Do it Right the first time...
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YOU may be the next guy.....!

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Re: New to me..K100RT
« Reply #8 on: August 10, 2018, 08:37:44 AM »
578......
  • Newfoundland pa
  • K100rt Ď85 (K589)
Do it Right the first time...
Why leave it for the next guy, cause
YOU may be the next guy.....!

Offline Poconoeagle

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Re: New to me..K100RT
« Reply #9 on: August 13, 2018, 08:55:13 PM »
Previous owner sent me some pictures. Keys, Badlands... also found goodies.
  • Newfoundland pa
  • K100rt Ď85 (K589)
Do it Right the first time...
Why leave it for the next guy, cause
YOU may be the next guy.....!

Offline Laitch

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Re: New to me..K100RT
« Reply #10 on: August 13, 2018, 09:13:26 PM »
  • Along the Ridley in Vermont.
  • 1995 K75T 68,000 miles
I wept because I had no radials until I met a man who had no splines.

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Re: New to me..K100RT
« Reply #11 on: August 13, 2018, 09:21:36 PM »
  • Newfoundland pa
  • K100rt Ď85 (K589)
Do it Right the first time...
Why leave it for the next guy, cause
YOU may be the next guy.....!

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Re: New to me..K100RT
« Reply #12 on: August 13, 2018, 09:42:59 PM »
  • Along the Ridley in Vermont.
  • 1995 K75T 68,000 miles
I wept because I had no radials until I met a man who had no splines.

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