1959 Motobecane AV88 resto

I restored a 1959 AV88 Motobecane if anyone is interested I have devoted a few web pages

http://www.geocities.com/gdunlap104/mopedpage1.html?1210811808125

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Very Beautiful!! I love the color!

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Leon Swarmer /

looks absolutely wonderful.. i am so jealous. lots of hard work and tiem paid off big time.

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I was three years old when this was built. Treat it nice. Bring it flowers. Take it out for a burrito & some beans & rice.

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I love it... take it out for French Toast, not Mexican food! hehehe

Yep that color has always been near the top of my list!!

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sweeet ride!

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ok, that is disgustingly amazing. i am sick with jealousy.

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kim jensen /

Wow! Talk about spit shine! Did you re-chrome it?

That is a work of art!

kbj

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A+

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beautiful, id love to do a project like that...

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sick, really slick.

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Holy bajeezus.

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I truly had no idea geocities still existed.

Sweet ride, by the way.

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beautiful job.

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Perfection...

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That's simply beautiful...

Nice Work!!

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Pheh! not impressed! This only proves you have a time machine, as if it was any big deal to travel back in time and order up a riverside for cheap form Ward's LOL. Man I'll bet that thing rides smooth.

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Very nice job!

1959 Motobecane AV88 resto

Looks awesome. Did you try to find the seat that looks like the original? I've always like those cream colored seats.

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amazing!

terrific paint job.

i'm super jealous.

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Mr. Richard Dickrich /

Dreamy.

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Freaking gorgeous!

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Glenn Dunlap /

I could not find an original cream colored seat. This black one was an all original that I found. I also took some liberty with the mudguards and made them black also to match the seat. It turned out ok I think

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Jesus christ that thing is flawless.

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Awesome! You deserve the shit-eating grin in the last picture!

How does it ride?

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because of the 18" x 2.5 tires it's a cadillac ride! The engine is kinda worn after 8000 miles but I am traveling in style!

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Amazing!! How hard was it to find parts?

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I used Handybikes in Columbus Ohio and I trolled ebay.fr which is the French ebay. Some parts I had to re use others I were able to replace with NOS

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Im crying, sobbing tears of bewilderment...hold me someone!

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can you fix my Jawa?

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