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1949 Harley Davidson EL Panhead

Date Published:
20 May 2019
CO, United States

49 EL first year hydra-glide front end,2nd year panhead,restored approx. 10 yrs ago and on display in a private collection until 2 yrs ago. Starts right up after 2-3 primer kicks, runs well,shifts through all gears. Engine, transmission, front forks and Brakes recently rebuilt and carb professionally restored and rebuilt to factory specs. Paint is excellent,all chrome is excellent. battery is 2 yrs old-6v. generator works as it should and all lights work properly. A lot of original parts go with the bike including a 1 yr only front fender(no rivets) . A rare beautiful bike that has a lot of original parts and some reproduction parts.Belly numbers match and titled as 49 Harley Davidson