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Old 02-03-2014, 06:09 PM   #28
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Joined: Jan 2011
Location: Bisbee, AZ
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Originally Posted by JimVonBaden View Post
You can also buy a scooter today that is all plastic junk. Try to compare apples to apples.

How much work has been done on your 90K mile scooter? Be honest!
In 1986 I rebuilt it from one end to the other. Since then it has needed a valve job and rings, and this Fall I replaced the chain and sprockets and swingarm bearing after 70,000 miles of use. Of course there are numerous minor things, cables, brake shoes, carb rebuild, mufflers. It has held up well for a 175cc.
42 years on a Heinkel Tourist
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