need advise with 1982 kz1000 kawasaki police bike

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by flattiesinohio, Jul 27, 2008.

  1. i came across a old kawasaki kz1000 that a fella was gonna scrap and decided it wasnt in to bad of shape to restore this is my first bike ever owning i only payed 50 bucks for it....i was wondering if anyone had any advise to what to do before cranking it over the fella said it still runs its just sat in a building for 7 years and outside for 2 months i took the plugs out and replaced them and took the gas tank off to clean i also put tranning fluid in the plug holes to lube the gaskets and everything just needing alittle advise thanks
  2. drain the tank clean the carbs get new tires they will be dry rotted

  3. i took the tank off it had alot of junk in not gonna worrie about tires til i make sure it cranks