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1959 BMW R60

Advertising on behalf of the owner

I am advertising this motorcycle on behalf of the owner who is downsizing his collection of motorcycles,this one in particular has now become to heavy for him.

1959 BMW R60 owned by the current owner for 17 years

Original U.K. bike with buff logbok & V5c

Large amount of paperwork & receipts/photo's detailing the rebuild

Non matching frame & engine but we think it is a later 1959 R60 engine which has been fitted which matches the V5c

Work done on rebuild, completed by a very reputable BMW enthusiast Terry Bradshaw -  bike has only covered a couple of hundred of dry miles since and remained unused in a dry garage.
Frame, Forks, & rear arm all blasted & powder coated.
New Taper bearings fitted to:- Headstock, Forks and Swinging arm
Tank, headlamp blasted and Twin pack painted and lined and sealed, New Bosch headlamp rim fitted and new reflector,  LED front  side light and rear tail and stop fitted.
Handlebars and Air inlet pipes Re-chromed, New silencers fitted
Repro mudguards fitted, painted and lined
Engine , gearbox and drive cases Glass bead blasted .
Engine stripped down and all seals and bearings replaced except big end which was perfect.
New wiring loom and dip switch fitted.
Wheels rebuilt with stainless steel spokes, new bearings and seals, new tyres and tubes.
New bonded brake linings fitted
Most bolts replaced with Stainless steel
New seat and supports fitted,  BMW pump fitted
New  Side stand and rear Carrier fitted  (both expensive)

2  Cylinder head Gaskets  Part No 11 12 0 022 118
2  Cylinder base Gaskets   Part No 12 11 0 029 431
4  Tappet Cover Gaskets   Part No 12 1 338 11 426
5  Oil  Sump Gaskets          Part No  11 13 0 007 156
1  Bing Carb Retaining clip  Part No 13 11 0 039 176

R60  Conrods
Gearbox Selector box
Carb floats
Bing Service kits
Pump spares
Spare sump plate
BMW vintage motorrad R50 R60 R69 Wheel hub nut remover     
Full set of new cables, Brake, Clutch , Throttle.
Exhaust spanner
2 off rocker cover bolts
2 off front cover bolts
2 off fork top bolts used need chroming
1 off rear suspension bolt used
Gel battery fitted
Original Battery rubber strap + 275mm strap, better than original
The bike also comes with a dust cover with BMW logo and R60 on the side

This is a really nicely rebuilt Classic BMW R60 with top quality parts used

This motorcycle is located in Manchester veiwing by appointment


I can organise Nationwide delivery to your door by a tried & trusted motorcycle transporter

Overseas shipping can also be arranged

Classic motorcycles always wanted from concours to projects

Please visit my website for more classic motorcycles for sale - projects - customer reviews

Please note: I am advertising this motorcycle on behalf of the owner. I can not guarantee the condition or previous maintenance of the motorcycle, the description is purely on information recieved from the owner. It is the purchasers responsibility to judge for themselves that they are satisfied with the condition and previous history before any purchase.


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