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  1. Transalp
    Hi all, This is my first post, so please let me know if it is in the wrong place! I am looking at importing a TA from France, via a friend of mine. Will this massively affect the price of insurance? If I save £500 on getting it here and taxing / registering it, will I end up paying that anyway...
  2. Africa Twin
    Just applying for a V5 and SORN on the RD03 as I didn't get one with the bike, checked online with the DVLA and its registered as a Honda Unknown Multi-Coloured. As they are all imported do any have the right model on the V5?, or is it because mines from Japan? Any idea if I can get this...
  3. Africa Twin
    Who ever is selling this is taking the Pi**. Honda XRV750 Africa Twin Salvage Bike Just Imported From Japan | eBay
  4. Africa Twin
    I know its not the right place to say but some people dont lerk in the "For sale " area ... Ive got due to my DRZ front end conversion ..... Front wheel , powder coated black with a used Hedi k60 and stainless spokes and new EBC front discs Complete Yokes Front forks Mint pair of front...
  5. XRV Swap Shop
    Imported a 1988 RD03 now need UK spec headlights for mot, do RD04 headlights fit ? Can anybody help
  6. For Sale / Wanted
    Hi guys, Trying to make my US imported 650R totally stock, so I'm after a really good master cylinder without the mirror mount hole :)....finding a decent 1 seems a tough waiting ideally someone in the UK has 1 ?.
  7. Africa Twin
    Does anyone have access to a scanned C of C for an RD07 @? I'm getting the run-around from DVLA in trying to register an imported bike but I think I'd be able to complete the required paperwork with the info gleaned from a scan of a C of C. I have emailed Honda UK but not had a response yet...
  8. XR
    hi,wondering if anyone can advise me on a 1983 imported from California honda xr200r,i'm wondering if i have to change the jets in the carb for running in the u.k or do anything else to the carb,any advice appreciated?many thanks in advice!
  9. Discounts / Deals
    As a forum member you are eligible for up to 25% off your Bike Insurance through Bikesure. Bikesure offers a wide range of schemes to cover most aspects of forum member discounted policies including: Discounts for UKGSer Subscribers, Limited mileage discounts, Multi-bike policies, Cover for...
  10. XR
    Hi all new to this site glad I found it! Can anyone help with some info on a 1993 xr200 imported to uk in 1999, according to all sites/info I have seen these bikes should have kick start and drum brakes on front, mine has electric start and discs on the front. No kickstart at all? Please help...
  11. Africa Twin
    Hi recieved my reg number and tax disc today for my imported africa twin ,been out on it an a noise is coming from the engine pull the clutch in an it goes is it serious any help welcome
  12. For Sale / Wanted
    hi still trying to register my imported africa twin these are the last piece of this project has any one got some second hand ones they want to sell or can put me in touch with anyone selling any thanks
  13. Africa Twin
    Hi! After riding my German imported '91 RD04 for a year and a half it is time to provide it with some TLC and upgrades. As I live in Norway and I ride a lot in the dark/dusk I would like to put H4 bulbs in both headlights. I tried to look up the headlight conversion document but I have been...
  14. XR
    Helloa!!! i need pointing in the right direction, My bike is finally ready to be put on the road but in having bother getting it insured!! Its an xlr 250 rh 1986 which was imported through a dealer sometime in its life but never registered, so iv taken the steps to have it put the road, iv had...
  15. Transalp
    I'm still restoring my tired old '89 Transalp, which is swallowing money like there is no tomorrow ! I notice from the V5, that is was imported into the uk in 1997, but there is no record of where it came from. Does anyone know how I can find this bit of info out ? Regards Charlie
  16. XL
    Hi guys, am new here hope you don't mind me posting. I've just been offered an 81 xl250s for not too bad money. However it hasn't been road registered. The gentleman has got a copy of a motorcycling dating service letter stating the frame number, model and year and also has an HM customs...
  17. Mechanical Advice
    Has anyone ever bought a CT70 clone from These clones appear to be strong bikes with nice upgrades to the old Honda's but they are Chinese imports and I wonder if they are inferior from top to bottom.
  18. Transalp
    Hello, I'm waiting till November to register my 1998 Transalp in Uk as it will be over ten years old then and as i gather more simple to register (don't need to change clocks or headlamp etc). Does anybody know if there are any companies who could insure me 'as is' on french plates for the...
  19. Dominator / FMX
    Firstly, hello all, :hello2:been looking around on here and it all seems a very friendly jovial place, with lots of very good info too!:thumbup: So, my first post...I was just wondering if you knowledgable people could please let me know what the difference is between an imported Honda NX650...
  20. Africa Twin
    Help!! I'm getting back into biking after a long gap...usual reasons. I'm looking at an Africa Twin which is an R reg but has been registerered in at DVLA in Dec 1999. According to DVLA it was imported and re-registered with them. I think I can just about live with that but in addition, the...
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