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Old 06-28-2012, 04:07 PM   #1
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1973 BMW R75/5

For Sale $3300.00
1973 BMW R75/5 with original 26847 miles.
It is the Long Wheel Base model that was only made the last year of the /5s.
I wouldn't call them rare,but not many were made with the 400xxxx serial no.
I bought this in Oct. and had planned on riding it with my wife(she has a R75/5 also) to the BMWMOA rally in Mo.
Plans changed.
I went thru this bike like I was going to keep her for a long time.
The front fender is cracked as one of the pics shows.(not uncommon)
I've put 2600 miles on her since Oct.

New Clutch
New Bridgestone Spitfire 11s tires
OEM BMW Heavy Duty Fork Springs
Norton handlebars with old school barend mirrors
Splines lubed
All fluids changed
New air filter
New oil filter
Points adjusted
Valves adjusted(of course)

Will send more pics on request just call and let me know.

I live near DALLAS,TEXAS

CASH ONLY,NO TRADES
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Old 06-28-2012, 04:24 PM   #2
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Re: 1973 BMW R75/5

Nice looking bike, but I didn't see a price listed.
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Old 06-28-2012, 04:28 PM   #3
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Re: 1973 BMW R75/5

Sorry,Senior moment....Al
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Old 06-28-2012, 04:35 PM   #4
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Re: 1973 BMW R75/5

No problem. Since I moderate this forum I read a lot of for sale posts and you aren't the first and won't be the last.
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Old 06-29-2012, 10:10 AM   #5
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Re: 1973 BMW R75/5

I'm counting my change! Hopefully by next week I can put the money together for this.
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Old 06-29-2012, 10:15 AM   #6
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Re: 1973 BMW R75/5

Tried to call for more pics. No answer, no voice mail.
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Old 06-29-2012, 10:49 AM   #7
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Re: 1973 BMW R75/5

Lovely bike, price is right if only I had space/time...
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Old 06-29-2012, 01:32 PM   #8
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Re: 1973 BMW R75/5

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Tried to call for more pics. No answer, no voice mail.
I live in the sticks ,so, no answer is not unusual.

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