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3shedman
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October 10, 2020 - 4:06 pm
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I have a number stamped on the lower steering yoke which is similar to a frame number. The engine mounting plate,  where the number is normally stamped, is blank. Can anyone identify the number of provide any pointers please ?5ADBF6BD-55AD-4CED-9FA1-AEC2670D0E6B.jpegEEEE96D3-3925-43E0-963B-17E88846BEBC.jpeg

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That looks like a part number,the frame number should be seen on the steering head between the top and bottom yokes is the bike a D7?

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I understood it was a D14. There doesn’t appear to be a number of the headstock. Looks like the engine mounting plates have been replaced. I have checked the parts manuals for all versions of the D14 and none of part numbers for the bottom yoke correspond with the number shown in the photo.

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Hi

looking at the location of the number I would think that it is probably the frame number but stamped on the yoke as a replacement when the engine plate was renewed. Does it match what’s on the V5? It is a bit strange though to stamp it on a part which is not actually the frame and could be moved to another bike! Maybe get it stamped back onto the frame itself?

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 molding   numbers  are  usly  found    were  ther  not  seen     ,the  nuber that  stamed  on that  yoke  is of  no  use  for    D V L A    and   thay  will not  

go    throw   the  D 14   fram numbers     to  help  sort  out  your  mising  fram number  

  so  you got  2  things  you  can   do   ,.., aply  to them  with  your   engine & frame numbers   the same  or  get  a  s/ hand  D 14 fram  with it  own  number  and  rebild   with  that     so you  can  get   it  sertyfide    by  a  club  

so  to ancer  post  one    NO

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