Norton ES2 – 1949
Engine Size: 500
Drive Type: Chain
Start Type: Kick Start
Restored 1949 Norton ES2 Motorcycle.
This motorcycle was completely restored by its owner in 2003.
All of the replacement parts used were original spare parts or parts made as the original.
The cylinder head was provided with new valves and valve guides.
The barrel was bored and fitted with a new piston and rings.
All of the bearings were checked.
The bushings in the timing side were replaced with new ones.
The gearbox was stripped and checked.
All of the seals and gaskets in the engine were replaced with new ones.
New clutch plates and springs were fitted.
The frame was painted.
New footrest rubbers were fitted.
The headlamp rim, big nut to exhaust, oil cap, dust caps on the handlebar, gear and brake pedal, kickstart pedal and the pipes for the pushrods were re-chromed.
A complete new exhaust system was fitted.
The wheels were rebuilt with new bearings and new stainless spokes.
The fuel tank and displays were painted in original colours.
The tank was fitted with new kneepads and two new petrol cocks with filters.
The saddle and springs were replaced.
A new wiring loom was fitted.
An outstanding restored Norton ES2 Motorcycle.