Triumph Bonneville T140 (Enthusiast's Restoration Manual) (Paperback)

By Mark Paxton

Veloce Publishing, 9781787111493, 160pp.

Publication Date: December 12, 2017

List Price: 70.00*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

The Triumph 750 is probably the classic British motorcycle that most people will recognize, whether they are enthusiasts or not. The bike's desirability continues to grow, aided by its easy availability and excellent parts back up. Triumph Bonneville T140 is aimed at the DIY enthusiast interested in renovation and restoration, and is fully illustrated with high-quality color images, coupled with clear and concise text.
Following the real life resurrection of a T140E, with all the work being carried out by the author, the book shows how to assess wear in all mechanical components, then assists in deciding the most cost effective method of dealing with it. The process is dealt with in detail giving the owner the confidence to carry out epairs to a high standard, which will be both cost effective and satisfying. Brakes, suspension, brightwork and trim are all also addressed, making this an essential purchase for all Triumph 750 owners.
 


About the Author

A dedicated petrolhead, Mark Paxton has been addicted to two wheels since first wobbling unaccompanied on to the road over 35 years ago. His entire working life has revolved around vehicles, initially in transport management, then through running his own garage, and latterly writing for classic car and motorcycle magazines. Mark’s books include: How to Restore Classic Smallframe Vespa Scooters, How to Restore Volkswagen Buses, and Essential Buyer’s Guides for Vespa 2-strokes, Minis, Ford Capris and Citroen 2CVs, all published with Veloce.