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Piaggio - Piaggio ape faro basso

Lot reference 20462941
Piaggio - Piaggio ape faro basso

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Location: Germany

Very rare ‘faro basso’ model (with low headlight) with loading platform in original condition. Imported from Italy.

The following work has been carried out by a German specialist workshop:
The delivered vintage vehicle was technically completely checked and repaired.

The following work has been carried out:
- The vehicle underbody, engine compartment and axles were cleaned with a high-pressure cleaner as well as brushes and scrapers
- The vehicle was dried with compressed air
- The vehicle was placed on a lifting platform
- All three wheels were removed from the vehicle
- Three tyres were taken off the rims (tyres at least 30 years off, difficult removal)
Condition of three tyres checked (tested under water)

- Three tyres and one inner tube replaced and mounted
- Brake drum and front brake disassembled
- Brake shoes checked and cleaned, Bowden cables checked
- Brake drum mounted and front brake adjusted
- Brake drums and rear brake disassembled
- Brake shoes checked and cleaned
- Wheel brake cylinder checked for leakage and function
- Brake drum mounted and rear brake adjusted
- Rear brake master cylinder and brake lines checked
- Chain oil
- Chain box cover removed
- Chains and housing cleaned with benzine from the inside
- Chain box cover mounted with new seals
- Chain drive adjusted
- Chain box oil refilled
- Differential oil drained
- Differential rinsed
- Differential oil refilled

The motor won’t start - error search:
- Carburettor disassembled, cleaned and reinstalled
- Old petrol drained from fuel tank
- Petrol tap checked for patency
- Exhaust detached from cylinder and checked for blockage
- Engine cover removed
- Compression tested
- Ignition coil checked, part disassembled
- All cables with plugs of the engine electric system checked/measured, stator plate disassembled
- Breaker points adjusted
- All cables of the engin electrical system de-soldered and re-soldered, stator plate installed and ignition adjusted
- Ignition coil installed and wired
- New spark plug
- Vehicle battery installed with refilled acid
- Petrol mix prepared and vehicle refuelled
- Engine cover and exhaust mounted
- Shifting gate cleaned, gotten to working order and lubricated
- All Bowden cables checked and adjusted

Electrical system and lighting checked
- All cables checked/meaured
- Indicator relay measured
- Various bulbs replaced
- Plug-in contacts cleaned
- Cabin floor smoothed down and prepared for GFRP
- Holes in the floor closed with GFRP mats
- In consultation with the customer

No documents.
Ready for technical inspection.

This motorcycle can be viewed and collected in Wuppertal, Germany.

De ukas  

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