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  1. Oil & Tons of smoke coming out exhaust '72 TS185

    Mechanics Corner
    I got my junkyard '72 TS185 up and running then it sat for about 6 months (still need mirrors, rear light, etc..). Anyway, I had to move to a different state and went to show it off to a friend who was helping me move. The damn thing wouldn't start. It took a while to get it running the first...
  2. Help finding/buying new muffler for 1975 TS185

    Hey, I recently got a 1975 TS185 and it needs a new muffler. At the moment it's straight piped, so it runs horribly and is waaay too loud haha I've been looking online, but I'm having a really hard time telling if a muffler is "good" or not on ebay.. I'm pretty new to all this and was wondering...
  3. 1974 Suzuki TS185 fork swap

    Hey guys, I'm currently trying to fix up a 1974 Suzuki TS185, and unfortunately the previous owner bent the forks and attempted to straighten them back out (unsuccessfully). I'm having trouble finding a pair of forks that are suitable to replace the current bent ones, and was wondering if...
  4. Suzuki TS185 Charging Problems 6 volt

    I've been troubleshooting my 1975 Suzuki TS185 charging system for a while now and am a bit of a dead end. While riding the bike the battery will not charge and if I ride for about 40 miles the battery will be completely discharged. At that point pretty much none of my lights work... blinkers...
  5. 1972 ts185

    Bikes For Sale Street or Other
    I have a 1972 Suzuki TS185 for sale, It runs and shifts thru all the gears fine. It will need a mag side cover with the clutch linkage and a clutch cable. The pet cock drips as well. It has a near flawless tank and fenders, taillight. New rear tire and a good front. The pic in my Avatar is the...