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1967-68 Solex California 3800-S



1967-68 Solex California 3800-S
 
 
1967-68 Solex California 3800-S Details
 
~ black, with gold pinstripes
~ large, chrome CEV bullet headlight, mounted to forks
~ round CEV taillight
~ electric horn, mounted to front engine fender
~ MALY horn button on left side of handlebars
~ sold in States with strict safety regulations, like New York, New Jersey, California, Hawaii...
~ 1967 - 68 : metal fuel tank
~ 1968 - 70 : plastic fuel tank 
~ brake light (stop light)
~ brake switch by MALY, attached to inside of left frame rail, controlled by rear brake cable
~ rotor (flywheel) Solex part # 12131  (same as on model 4600 V2 and 4600 V3) 
~ lighting coil with rectifier; Solex part # ZM 12157
~ red & white 3800 sticker on air filter hood 
 
 
 Headlight
 
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                                            ~ by CEV 
                                            ~ bulb: 6 Volt, by CEV, #125
                                            ~ On-Off switch on top
 
 
Taillight
 
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                            ~ by CEV
                            ~ taillight and brake light
                            ~ clear bottom lens for license plate illumination
                            ~ bulb:  6 Volt, dual-element, #1154
 
 
 Horn
 
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                                           ~ by Transval 
                                           ~ TR-5
                                           ~ mounted to front engine nose fender 
 
 
Brake light switch
 
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                                              ~ by MALY
                                              ~ mounted to inside of left frame rail
                                              ~ pull-chain is clamped to rear brake cable
                                              ~ Normally Closed, held Open
                                              ~ when brake cable moves forward, switch closes,
                                                 sending power to brake light  
 
 
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1967- 68 Solex California 3800-S Photos
 
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                                above - 1968 Solex California 3800-S; sold new in NY 
                                                                 (now in France) 
 
 
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1967-68 Solex California 3800-S Videos
 
 
                  above - 1967 Solex California 3800-S, Olivier (France)
  
 
        above - 1967-68 Solex California 3800-S; Brian (New York, USA)
 
 
         above - 1967 Solex California 3800-S; Olivier (France)
 
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Solex California 3800-S Documents
 
 
 
HF Ent price bul Calif 3800-S
                     
above - confidential HF Enterprises price bulletin for Solex California 3800-S engine parts
          - circa March, 1970
 
 
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Notes:
- attention...these are not German version Solexes
...ces Solex ne sont pas du version allemand
 
- attention...these are not custom-made Solexes
...ces Solex ne sont pas du bidouillage ou bricolage
 
     
 
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