Originally Posted by slartidbartfast
Engine should be fine - even after standing outside. You already know the fuel system has "issues" but that's nothing an average mechanic with a little patience can't manage fairly easily. I'd be worried about the electrics.
If it turns out to have intractable problems, you could break the bike for parts and make $1500 - That would be my offer.
add, fluid change and brake/clutch line flushes...
most likely brake pads all around.
but, it is a great bike, once refreshed, she won't drop so deep in value.
some great info on the bike and typical problems/repair here http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=326162
parting out BMW's is just wrong. imo