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1983 Kawasaki KZ1000 J3 27 Feb 2019 04:43 #799299

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Hey guys, here's my full frame off restoration. Took a year and a half of elbow grease and NOS parts search. This model is as rare as they come since only produced in Canada in 1983. It's actually rarer than a ELR or Superbike Replica....! A lot of work but it was worth it....! Now just gotta wait for spring...:)

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1983 Kawasaki KZ1000 J3 27 Feb 2019 06:03 #799306

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Looks really nice. No studded tires? :whistle: :whistle:
1982 KZ1000 LTD parts donor
1981 KZ1000 LTD awaiting resurrection
2000 ZRX1100 not ridden enough

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1983 Kawasaki KZ1000 J3 27 Feb 2019 07:19 #799324

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That's an idea.....and in summer i can always use paddle tires for some fun in the sand !!

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1983 Kawasaki KZ1000 J3 01 Mar 2019 12:23 #799477

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very nice!
got anymore pics?

leon
skiatook,oklahoma 1980 z1r,1978 kz 1000 z1r x 3,
1976 kz 900 x 3
i make what i can,and save the rest!

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1983 Kawasaki KZ1000 J3 01 Mar 2019 12:37 #799478

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This is a real 2019 BOTM bike!!!
Love to see more pics of your project bike build.
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1983 Kawasaki KZ1000 J3 01 Mar 2019 14:20 #799481

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Here's a couple more and a video..!
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1983 Kawasaki KZ1000 J3 01 Mar 2019 14:23 #799482

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Video is too large...sorry....

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1983 Kawasaki KZ1000 J3 01 Mar 2019 14:31 #799483

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Neat. Very sharp. I did not know the KZ1000 came in that paint scheme.



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1983 Kawasaki KZ1000 J3 01 Mar 2019 14:47 #799485

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daniel1212greenk, are you and your bike located in Europe? Non Smog valve cover.

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1983 Kawasaki KZ1000 J3 01 Mar 2019 16:03 #799491

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Beautiful bike.

Yes please. More pics and details.

Hopefully all that white stuff is gone in a few weeks
1980 kz750E1, Delkevic exhaust
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1983 Kawasaki KZ1000 J3 01 Mar 2019 16:09 #799492

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I'm located in Quebec, Canada....!

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1983 Kawasaki KZ1000 J3 01 Mar 2019 17:40 #799495

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What a beauty! I had the KZ750 L3 for awhile with the same trims, miss that thing! Definitely one of their best paint schemes and overall body styling. It'd take that over an ELR any day! The 750 has a matching front square headlight cowl to the paint scheme that would look pretty cool on that guy.
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