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« on: September 11, 2018, 02:13:38 AM »

Looking to purchase a 2005 650 Burgman tomorrow, and was hoping somebody here may have ideas on what I should check out? The scooter has 23,000 miles, and was recently purchased at an estate sale by the seller. I know he rode it home around 50 miles or so when he picked it up a couple months ago, and a little around the area since... (not sure how long it sat before that). He says he changed the spark plug and changed the oil so far... lol. I'm a long time "regular"motorcycle rider, but know nothing about these scooters... (although my first bike was a Vespa 90, over 50 years ago)  Thought I'd give the Scooter another try... 



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« Reply #1 on: September 11, 2018, 02:46:38 AM »

Search B650 stopper bolt.. Other than that, I'd check the fluids and ride it like I stole it!!!!!
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« Reply #2 on: September 11, 2018, 03:05:58 AM »

 
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« Reply #3 on: September 11, 2018, 02:03:57 PM »

Ask him if he changed both spark plugs, there are two.  Do the stopper bolt as suggested.

Look at the date on the tire, inspect the tires.   Inspect/clean and/or replace the air filter, brake pads, brake oils.

This site is highly recommend

https://sites.google.com/site/testburgmancenter02/.
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« Reply #4 on: September 11, 2018, 02:17:53 PM »

Welcome from Athens, Greece.
I'm not a B650 rider but there are plenty of them around here with years of experience.
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« Reply #5 on: September 11, 2018, 09:58:10 PM »

Welcome for Virginia! Sorry, no help from me on your questions but good luck!

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« Reply #6 on: September 11, 2018, 11:44:49 PM »

Welcome Shamus.There has been good advice already given. I’d add that you can find a ton of great information on you new scooter at BurgmanUSA.com.
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« Reply #7 on: September 25, 2018, 02:54:47 PM »

Welcome from o-HI-o and the Hocking Hills.
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« Reply #8 on: October 03, 2018, 07:40:39 PM »

Welcome to the FORUM.
Sent from the Land of Davy Crockett in
No.East Tennessee.
Happy riding
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