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1971 Triumph Bonneville T140

Date Published:
28 Mar 2018
CA, United States

Here is a 1971 Triumph Bonneville T140. One of the cleanest Bonny's you'll ever come across. I have only put approximately 10 miles on the bike. Making sure throttle, brakes, clutch, shifting are working okay. Runs strong. Starts and idles nicely! Paint- Candy Wineberry over Gold w/gold lettering & striping, DiD aluminium rims, One inch bars and controls, Tons of Chrome-nuts/bolts, side covers, rocker boxes, hubs/spokes, head & tail light, carb tops/bowls etc.etc. Lots of polished aluminium - Engine cases, Lower fork legs,carb bodies. Gold plating-head & tail light rings, lower rear shock springs, front brake caliper cover, headlight ears. recovered seat and dunlop K 391S Qualifier tires/tyres. Engine: 750cc bored .040 over w/TRW 9:1 comp.pistons, Megacycle Cams, Ported and polished Cyl. Head. Barnett Clutch. 3 bend cross over straight pipes. Has a nice 'Bark' to it! I have changed engine oil twice, new oil in primary & gearbox. New Battery, Plugs and Wires,New petcocks, Fuel lines. Gas tank cleaned out, prepped and lined w/Northern Tank liner. New front brake lever/master cylinder and fluid. Lubed throttle, clutch, tach and speedo cables.I have a front fender and chain guard that will go with the bike also. Selling this bike in AS-IS condition. It's a 40 year old motorcycle that was rebuilt 25+/- years ago. Gauges ARE working now, new speedo cable. Mileage listed is what is on speedo. Asking $4500 USD