BMW R51/3 – 1954
Engine Size: 500
Drive Type: Shaft
Start Type: Kick Start
Restored 1954 BMW R51/3 Motorcycle.
This lovely BMW was fully restored by its owner.
The paintwork was blasted down to bare steel, body worked, primed and painted.
The barrels, centre stand and fork parts were powder coated.
The pinstripes were professionally applied by hand.
The speedometer was restored.
A new-old-stock Bosch horn was sourced and fitted.
The engine was of torn down, cleaned and inspected.
The crank was rebuilt.
New pistons were fitted.
The valve guides, valve seats, seals and gaskets were replaced.
The magneto was re-magnetized.
The transmission was rebuilt with new seals and gaskets.
The carburettors were stripped and rebuilt.
The brake shoes were relined.
OEM aluminium wheel rims were laced up with new chrome steel spokes and re-plated spoke retainers.
A superb restored 1954 BMW R51/3 Motorcycle.