Also various pictures have surfaced of a white test bike, the drum brake prototype. The model number on a Honda engine can be found on the model number sticker, located on the engine. A locking lid covered the gas cap. On all my pre K2 motorcycles the engine number is lower than the frame by a few hundred and I have had six pre K2 cb750's. It is a more utilitarian machine, a useful and reliable model, notable for its low maintenance needs.Next
Data availability is largely dependent on various sources from which the information is aggregated. There was a separate taillight assembly with a chrome bracket. I am waiting to hear back from Mark Paris on what his engine number is, I believe he may have a low 2,000,000 engine serial number. It is 2012242 which falls into the 7000 number gap between frame and engine numbers. An early sandcast would be choice, but the right side horn is not a quick way to rule out a bike as a die cast from a picture.Next
The seat is contoured in a two-stage design. Still hoping to find a low 2000000 engine number out there. I know that the numbers never match but the K1's I have and had were all within a few hundred from each other. I know it had a big bore kit put on and with the frame deal I'm wondering if it was a legit factory bike or a bike made out of parts after a wreck. More than half of sandcast bikes have the horn on the right. I'm dredging this old thread up, my K2 bike has the 1106464 engine, early forks, late gauges and light console.Next
I should have said it looks clean. Beginning for 1973, air intake was restricted using baffling to reduce intake roar! Stopping was achieved via double disc in the front and a single disc in the rear. The speedometer numbers were increments of 10 i. There is a sissy bar with the tail lights mounted on it so no grab bar or handle. By using VinCheckUp service you agree to comply with all our legal policies and disclaimers. Use a black Sharpie marker pen to touch-up a scratch on a black screw.Next
The bike had a 4-into-4 throttle cable system. Code Frame Engine 750A'76 1976. That would make frame 7319 within the last 39 or so sandcasts. Some point down, some point right, some point left, etc. The whole thing is being sold except for a very few odds and ends that I will keep for myself. This of course assumes that all 7414 motors were put in frames.Next
White letters onto tank color, 1971-1972 3. The information obtained using VinCheckUp. On the other hand, the bike was difficult to get on its center stand and tended to throw chain oil on its muffler. Those early sand-cast models have become the most valuable to collectors. Entire site and content ©Honda750Expert. The tank, side covers, and upper forks were of the basic color green, gold, or red.Next
The speedometer had a 85 mph 135 kph limit. Tip: the top half of the assembly is known as the air filter case; the bottom half of the assembly known as the air filter cover. Honda also produced smaller fours in 350,400,, and displacements. This letter or numeral represents the country of manufacture. But we can often recommend a parts source.
It produced 67 horsepower at 8000 rpm which was 15-percent more power than 's new even though they weighed about the same just under 227 kg 500 pounds. Then there were the four Las Vegas late pre-production bikes, the Tokyo show bike + another of the same? The instrument faces were light green. Hey, would you be able to provide me with info with my serial numbers? I'm not sure what year these are - my step dad rebuilt the bike, but had many different ones to part out. This letter or digit represents the vehicle type. I would like to throw a bit of confusion in to this numbers game. And adding in the slightly retro styling makes the package even more desirable, while the one-piece two-up seat makes riding with a pillion as easy as it is comfortable. The 4-into-4 mufflers had a new.
My frame and his are 440 numbers apart my engine and his are 424 apart which lines up correctly if you take into account the 1 in 10 engines removed for testing. Would assume the last frame could possibly have a number higher than 7414. So what exactly does this jumble of data mean? Insider tip: The older-style petcock has two gas lines leaving it, feeding the carburetors at their two inlets. The gas tank stripe was gold with a gold and red pinstripe. The bike offered other important features, both great and small that added to its compelling value: electric starter, kill switch, dual mirrors, flashing turn signals, screw on oil filter, maintenance free valves and overall smoothness and freedom from vibration both underway and at a standstill.Next