1978 Harley-Davidson XLH1000 for Sale

1978 Harley-Davidson XLH1000 for Sale, The Ultimate Ironhead Sportster

As Seen at the Bike Shed London.


1978 Harley Davidson XLH1000 For Sale (11)1978 Harley-Davidson XLH1000 for Sale, The Ultimate XLH1000 Ironhead Custom as seen at the Bike Shed Custom Bike Show in the City of London. Ready to ride or just show. The bike has covered 200 miles with no issues and starts on the button.

Part exchange very welcome, we will take Classic Cars / Classic Motorcycles / Almost anything that is Classic

Harley Davidson XLH 1000 Sportster / Ironhead
Year of manufacture: 1978
UK Registration number: YNF 787S
Date of first registration in the USA 1978
Model: XLH Sportster
This beautiful custom designed 1978 Harley XLH 1000 Sportster is UK Registered with DVLA and comes with a full DVLA V5c logbook certificate.
Correct numbers as when the bike left the HD factory in the USA.
Vin/Chassis/Frame No: 3A12694H8
Engine number: 3A12694H8
Mileage: 200 Shake down miles since full rebuild.
Taxation class: HISTORIC VEHICLE
Mot & Tax exempt / No charge.
Cubic Capacity: 995 CC
Type of fuel: PETROL
Number of seats, One
Wheelplan 2-WHEEL
Cheap classic bike insurance available due to age of vehicle.

Built with love and affection by our very good friend Mr Bond / 007

Full restoration carried out over the past 3 years, bought in Battle Creek Michigan USA. The engine was despatched to Milwaukee Muscle near Darlington for a full engine and gearbox rebuild which was carried out over a period of 6 months by Jim Norman the owner at a cost of £5500 / + fitted with new Andrews cams during the build.

While the engine was away the rolling chassis restored works include.
Blasted powder coated and lacquered frame and swinging arm.
Fresh custom paint.
Handmade bespoke Handlebars made in the NL.
New Hagon shocks.
New control levers, master cylinder, and cables and throttle.
New digital Smiths speedometer.
New loom / electrics.
New custom bar end mirror. Not fitted or shown in pictures or video.
New wheel rims and spokes and wheel bearings fitted.
New tyres fitted, Continental Twin Duro
New front brake calliper fitted with new HEL brake pipe.
Dot 5 Automec silicon brake fluid fitted.
New front fork tubes fitted.
New old stock generator fitted.
New fuel tank, tap and cap.
New front and rear mudguards.
New seat and springs.
New coil leads and plugs.
New custom footrests.
New oil filler cap.
New Mikuni 38 mm carburettor with K&N air filter.
New Gel heavy duty battery.
New exhaust.

Plus, Lots more parts with many hours of hard labour.

Part exchange very welcome. All payments.

Price: – £13,989.00

Worldwide delivery only with professionals

We can easily arrange transportation to Japan or anywhere else in the World if required / Switzerland / Finland / Norway / America / Australia / etc etc.
日本の配送は可能です。私共が海外配送業者 https://shippio.com に連絡を取り配送手続きを行います。

RGC Motorcycle Movements based in Eastwood Notts and run by our very good friend Gary C for all UK mainland deliveries, Call 07814 218118 the very best UK motorcycle mover who can be trusted. https://www.rgcmotorcyclemovements.com/

Chas Mortimer Transportation at http://chasmortimer.co.uk for all of Europe.
and www.shippio.co.uk
for the rest of the World.

We use only the best and most reliable delivery companies with the best knowledge on how to get the bike to you


Part exchange very welcome, we will take Classic Cars / Classic Motorcycles / Almost anything that’s Classic ?

Serious enquiries. Please call the shop / showroom on 020 8997 2421 between 10.30 and 6 or you can try my 24/7 anytime mobile on 07973 11 12 13 and ask for Frank.
Email: fjk222@hotmail.com

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