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post #1 of 4 Old 03-18-2019, 10:59 PM Thread Starter
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gen 2 to gen 1 body work and tank

how hard would it be to mount gen 1 body work on a gen 2 tank and all.

I seen a klr in a picture i think is the best look klr ever!

check it out.
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post #2 of 4 Old 03-19-2019, 10:08 AM
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It's been done and anything is possible. The frame mounts are different and that's the hardest part. .....honestly, the easiest way would be to sell the Gen2 and buy a Gen1

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post #3 of 4 Old 03-19-2019, 12:04 PM Thread Starter
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ya maybe looking for a old gen one to repaint in that color scheme since it wasent even available in north america from what i been reading.

north america got all them ugly miami vice colors.

i really dig that the fender turned witht he forks. it just looks more like a mans bike then the klr of today does


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post #4 of 4 Old 03-19-2019, 07:41 PM
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Huhh, excuse me! The Front fender of both Gen turn with the front forks. And sorry to disappoint, but the Front Fairing of Both Gen are Stationary on the frame.

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