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    Doms XS650B US import

    Dom, can you post pics showing your tank etc.. colour? Thanks
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    Doms XS650B US import

    Can recommend these guys in Bristol. Had a couple if frames and various parts dome by them. They plug threads and produce a top quality finish. https://www.bristolmotorcyclepowdercoating.co.uk/
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    Doms XS650B US import

    Dom, I’ll be watching this with interest cos I’ve got a 1975 B import from US. Mine doesnt need quite as much tlc as yours. Good luck and keep us posted.👍
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    What have you done to your XS today?

    Brilliant, thanks !👍
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    What have you done to your XS today?

    Hi can you point me in the direction for new gauge faces please? Thanks
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    Dual disk upgrade for USA spec 1975 650B

    For your tail light, check out early air cooled RD250/350 parts on EBay etc.. they are the same as the FS1E. Good luck.
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    Dual disk upgrade for USA spec 1975 650B

    Grewth, you’re spot on. I bought the bike because the black 1975 B model was one I wanted. Coming from the US it has no rot issues and this one is really low mileage. But because I like tinkering I just thought it might be easy to bolt on another disk and calliper…. I’m now inclined to leave...
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    Dual disk upgrade for USA spec 1975 650B

    thanks wideawake but my fork lowers are totally different. Pretty looking setup though.
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    Dual disk upgrade for USA spec 1975 650B

    Thanks for all the replies. I will stick with the original single disk and just try to remember I’m riding with 47 year old technology when I squeeze that lever!!
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    Dual disk upgrade for USA spec 1975 650B

    Apologies if this is already covered in the forums - but I’m interested in upgrading my single front disk to twin setup. so.. is the upgrade worth doing, if yes, can someone please point me in the direction for parts, what to look out for etc.. Thanks.
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    Clutch cable 1975

    Motion Pro clutch cables are prohibitively expensive here in the UK because of postage charges. I can get one from Yambits or Wemoto but the specs are different (outer cable, inner cable etc…). I “think” my cable is original but can’t be sure. Can someone please provide the Motion Pro specs or...
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    Trip meter knob removal - 1975 model B

    Thank you. I’ll give it a go (trying not to break anything!) appreciate the response.
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    Trip meter knob removal - 1975 model B

    Advice please on removing the tripmeter knob on my 1975 B model speedo. Apologies if it’s been discussed previously but I couldn’t find a thread. Thanks.
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    Tyre choice

    Sorry - 75, B model.
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    Tyre choice

    Looks like I need to refresh the tyres on my XS650. They are currently Avon Speedmasters (aka Deathmasters according to my local bike shop!) looking for recommendations from folks here. Thanks
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    Valve clearance adjustment

    Just ordered this off EBay.
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    Valve clearance adjustment

    Thanks! I’ll get a 4mm asap.
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    Valve clearance adjustment

    Sorry - I’m a newbie. Just read the excellent thread from littlebill31 on adjustment of valve clearance. Can someone please advise the size of the square head on the adjuster and suggest a source for a spanner to fit, or options to swap out with a hex head as per his upgrade.Thanks
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    75 Air Filters

    Thanks! I’ll try and refurb the air filters with some new foam and replace the rubber seals - they are pretty bad.
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    75 Air Filters

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