1982 XR/XL 500r


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  • seldom57

Posted March 06, 2005 - 02:05 PM

#1

Hey guys I have a 82 xr 500r. Im looking for a place other then my dealership to get parts for it. Does anyone know where I can get some new or slightly used plastics for one. I handed this bike down to my girlfriend when i got my drz400 and i want to fix it up a bit for her. Eventually I will upgrade her to a newer 250 but i figure fixing it up now cant hurt the resale. I was also wondering if I can go down to my salvage yard and get a front end off a newer bike to upgrade to disc brakes. I believe the 83 and up 600 had a disc brake. Are the steering stems the same dimensions. Thanks in advance to anyone who replys.

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  • jagj52

Posted March 06, 2005 - 09:49 PM

#2

Go to www.maier-mfg.com I got some side plastic for my 83 XR 500R through them and they are reasonable w/ thier prices.

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  • jagj52

Posted March 10, 2005 - 02:50 PM

#3

Seldom...
I am looking for a rear chain guide for my '83 XR 500R. Cannot seem to find anything on the web, any suggestions on where to find this piece?

Allen

  • Eric Henion

Posted March 10, 2005 - 08:49 PM

#4

have you tried www.bikebandit.com ?

  • Eric Henion

Posted March 10, 2005 - 08:50 PM

#5

If you are in the Phoenix area try Bob's cycle supply





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