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Author Topic: A little ID help please  (Read 1666 times)

jperryj

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A little ID help please
« on: June 10, 2008, 01:03:54 AM »
I'm trying to ID a RE motorcycle for my buddy. The numbers I found on the bike are;

1A 578 on the engine
AGZ 2750 on the gear box
4759 on the frame

Can anyone help ID this bike? It's been sitting in a garage for a few years and now he wants to get it up and running, but we need to know what it is first, right?

Thanks for your help,

JP

CMW-Rhett

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Re: A little ID help please
« Reply #1 on: June 10, 2008, 08:42:48 PM »
Hi JP,

Welcome to the forum! Can you post a picture or describe the bike?

-RW
Rhett Waldock
Royal Enfield USA
Classic Motorworks
www.enfieldmotorcycles.com
www.royalenfieldusa.com

rotorwrench

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Re: A little ID help please
« Reply #2 on: June 10, 2008, 10:39:29 PM »
The frame number is a bit odd for the bike. You have a series 1A Interceptor from 1968. The transmission number looks a bit older maybe series 1. The frame may be correct but usually matches the 3 digit engine number. I have some older frames from late 50s Indians that have similar frame numbers but even the old frames will work with a little modification for the top engine steady plates.

Check on Burton's Bike Bits web-site for an Interceptor register that gives a lot of identification information.