If anyone is interested in a 79 XS650 that apparently has been sitting in a creek for the past 25 years, there is one just listed on Craigslist -...
No longer needed
I really only need the headlight and rim set-up., I have a bucket. I also need a right side foot peg. How about $30 for the headlight and right...
On the headlight, what is the outside diameter of the chrome rim? Also, what are you asking for it?
If you have the headlight what is the outside diameter of the chrome rim? Also, what are you asking for it?
Do you have a chrome rim for a 7 1/2” headlight bucket? I can also use the headlight inner rim (that holds the headlight) and the headlight itself.
There is a 1979 XS 650 for sale in Cincinnati, https://cincinnati.craigslist.org/mcy/d/xs650-special-yamaha-classic/6635262662.html.
The bike has...
My name came from when I was in high school. I was one of the only kids that knew (at that time) anything about cars.
That is one heck of a price on a non-runner. I wish the boy luck with his sale but it looks like the bike is going to be dormant for a while longer.
Started in high school, I was one of a very few that knew anything about cars. Plus, I sold wrenches for my part time job after school.
I would grenade the seat first thing. The tires look old, anything past six years and I would add them to the list to be replaced. A front fender...
I followed your suggestions and everything works now. Thanks!
I am working on my 79 XS 650. I took the foot brake pedal off to remove the right side cover. Now in the process of installing the foot brake...
The best company I know that specializes in motorcycle cylinders is Bore-Tech in Batavia, OH.
You can ship your cylinders to...
Come and see the bike.
1979 XS 650 Special. Low miles, 3069.
Runs great, starts great - electric or kick.
New Shinko tires, new battery.
Extremely clean -...
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