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1971-72 Solex S 3800 USA

  1971-72 Solex S 3800 USA

 

1971-72 Solex S 3800 USA General Information: 

  - black with gold pinstripes on fenders

  - gold, green and white SOLEX oval sticker on the front of the steering tube

  - many sold in Michigan 

  - clear headlight bulb

  - headlight by CIBIE  

  - twist-grip on right side of handlebars

  - gray/green grips, seat and footrest 

  - standard SEIMA taillight

  - gray brake cable and throttle cable sheaths

  - standrad pedals are white, by ECLAIR or LYOTARD

  - ground tab on fuel pump for headlight (no ground wire) 

  - old style rear brake adjuster (lever)

 

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1971-72 Solex S 3800 USA Details:

 

Stickers:

 

SOLEX or brillant

~ Gold, Green, and White SOLEX oval

   on the front of the steering tube

 

CIMG1921

 

 

 Brake Levers:

 

CIMG1925

                               above - right side brake lever

                                         ~ lever has rounded edges

                                         ~ uses ball-end cable

 

 CIMG1930

                              above - left side brake lever

                                         ~ lever has rounded edges

                                         ~ uses ball-end cable

 

Pedals:

 

CIMG1926

                          above - LYOTARD pedals

                                     ~ standard pedals are white, by LYOTARD, or ECLAIR

 

    Lights:

 

  006

                       above - headlight

                                ~ by CIBIE

                                ~ bulb - 6 Volt 6 Watt 1 Amp, clear  

 

CIMG1928

                                   above - taillight

                                              ~ by SEIMA

                                              ~ bulb - 14 Volt AR (14 Volt 7 Watts)

 

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1971-72 Solex S 3800 USA Photos:

 

  CIMG1932

                                             above - 1971-72 Solex S 3800 USA

 

3800 NIS b

                              above - 1971-72 Solex S 3800 USA; Detroit, Michigan

 

                             above - 1971 Solex S 3800 USA

 

 

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