1974 BMW R90S Silver Smoke with 18,316 miles, matching numbers
Have owned the bike for 3 years, third owner.
Runs and looks great! Have done a lot of maintenance and cosmetic improvements during the past 3 years.
Tank, seat cowling and battery covers repainted correctly by Kent Holt in Athens, OH; tank reconditioned and recoated; master cylinder rebuilt; calipers rebuilt; new Ferodo floating discs and pads; stainless brake lines; front wheel respoked with stainless spokes; rebuilt fuel taps; Dyna III electronic ignition; new coils and ignition wires; new battery; new Valero starter; new pushrod tube seals, cylinder and head gaskets; all new cables and "EZ Clutch"; new steering head bearings; new rear Progressive shocks; new Del Orto PHM 38 carburetors; solid diode board mounts; new turn signal relay; Katdash LED instrument lighting; LED brake and tail light; seat rebuilt with new foam and and new period correct cover; Speedo and tach recently overhauled by Foreign Speedo in San Diego; bar end Halcyon mirrors (have originals); original Krauser bags that have been updated with new style latches; original bag mounts replaced with newer styler with three point mounting; Metzler front tire replaced 3 years ago, rear Michelin Pilot Activ replaced this past spring.
All maintenance peformed including spline lube, bike is period correct with aluminum turn signals and kick start. A great looker and rider!
This bike won the award for "Best BMW 1970-1984" at Larz Anderson European Motorcycle Day in 2018.