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1978 Honda CB550 K3 Superb Original Condition SOLD

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  • £4,250 As stated
  • 1978
  • Chesterfield
Not for sale - it has been sold via a Car and Classic Free Ad
Ad Type For Sale
Category Motorcycles
Make Honda
Model 550
  CB550 K3
Year 1978
Mileage 17,875 miles
Country UK
Region Derbyshire
Town Chesterfield
Status Private
Ref C1255356
Superb original 1978 CB550 K3

Selling my excellent original 1978 CB550 K3 - this is a USA import and as such in original unmolested condition.

Since owning it has had a stack of work done inc

New 4 into 4 exhaust system from CMSNL at £1000
Hondaman electronic ignition system which still keeps points setup etc for backup if needed
New carb rebuild kits (genuine Honda) with all original jets (new original slow jets from Canada)
Continental tyres front and rear
New plugs / caps etc
NOS genuine rev counter
New genuine Honda mirrors
New battery
Tank repaint and new decals (lacquered over) £400
Braking system overhauled and front caliper rebuilt with stainless piston etc
Forks rebuilt with new genuine Honda seals

This overall is in excellent 95% original condition - even down to the yellow PDI paint on many fixings
Excellent original seat with correct chrome trim
Front and rear mudguard chrome is still looking really good - underneath sprayed with zinc galv paint
Rims are good overall but do show some pitting / wear but are original

Has just had oil / filter change (done every 2k miles)
Carbs balanced

Any questions please get in touch


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