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Details about  1973 Harley Davidson XLCH 1000 Iron Head Sportster Un-Registered US Import

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1973 Harley Davidson XLCH 1000 Iron Head Sportster Un-Registered US Import
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Item location:
Stoke 0n Trent, England, United Kingdom


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Used: An item that has been previously used. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of ... Read moreabout the condition
Manufacturer: Harley-Davidson
Model: XLCH 1000 Sportster Number of Previous Owners: --
Type: Chopper/Cruiser Engine Size: 1,000 cc
Mileage: -- Power: --
Model Year: 1973 Colour: Purple
Date of 1st Registration: -- Metallic Paint: Yes
Gears: -- MOT Expiration Date: --
Drive Type: Chain Warranty: --
Start Type: Electric start Independent Vehicle Inspection: --
V5 Registration Document: -- Road Tax: --
Customised Features: -- Extra Features: --
Performance Upgrades: -- Previously Registered Overseas: Yes
DK Motorcycles

Swift House
Liverpool Road
Newcastle under Lyme
Staffordshire ST5 9JJ

Call:01782 861100
1973 Harley Davidson XLCH 1000 Iron Head Sportster Un-Registered US Import

Manufacturer: Harley Davidson
Model: XLCH 1000 Iron Head Sportster
Year: 1973
Chassis No: 4A43467H3
Engine No: 3A25944J0
Starting at: £3499.99
Contact Mark Rushton or Neil Wilson
01782 861100

Stock No……………………61931

This charming “old school” style Harley Davidson chopper has recently been imported from Colorado North America where it has spent all its life. The air is thin, the climate & atmospheric conditions are far nicer than we struggle on with here in the UK & have helped this old girl keep her looks.

PLEASE CHECKOUT THE LARGE PHOTO’s…. As you can see this bike has no speedometer or indicators but it has got a S&S Super B carb & tear drop filter, billet alloy grips & switches, Oil cooler & 1.5” slash cut drag pipes. The paintwork is Gold/Purple “Flick-Flack” finish. Fuel tank is clean inside Wheels have presentable chrome rims, good disc, caliper & with working master cylinder and rear brake plate. Forks & yokes are straight with clean alloy & chrome. The 1000cc Iron head engine is out of a 1980 bike - cosmetically very clean & oil tight it starts & runs off the button.

This is your chance to own this fantastic piece of American motorcycling history. The bike is going to make such a rewarding restoration – something you can really get your teeth into & well worth investing your time & brass on.

We are listing this bike as a trade clearance item with a realistically low starting price &. NO RESERVE.

Please call NEIL WILSON or MARK RUSHTON on 01782 861100 ext 241 or 244 who will be more than happy to answer any questions you have, and can facilitate viewing of this bike.

General Information

The bike is currently unregistered. The registration process is reasonably uncomplicated.

We have only got the certificates from Customs & Excise to prove we have paid VAT & duty, these will be provided with the bike with the official V55/5 forms for 1st registration application.


1. You need to get the bike MOT’d.

2. You need to prove the year of manufacture. Phone North Leicester Motorcycles on 01530 263381 with the frame & engine Numbers, for a small fee they will send you a letter confirming the age. Alternatively phone the UK importer customer services with the frame & engine Numbers, again for a small fee they will send you a letter confirming the age.

3. You need to have valid insurance on the bike. You can insure it on the chassis number.

4. Take all this paper work to your local VRO (vehicle registration office), who will charge you £55 for the 1st registration & the current amount for the road tax.

5. The VRO will give you a tax disc with your age related registration number.

Spares you may need

Our used spares dept may carry items you need for this project, give them a call on 01782 862200, if parts are available they will be happy to list them on EBay so you can purchase.

The bike can be viewed at DK Motorcycles, Swift House, Liverpool Road (A34), Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffordshire ST5 9JJ. Contact Neil Wilson 01782 861100 ext 241.

Arrangements are to be made within five working days; we accept Building Society cheques/Bank draughts made out to DK Motorcycles, all major debit and credit cards as well as cash on collection. Credit card payments attract a 2% surcharge. Personal cheques allow 7 days to clear.

UK delivery can be arranged at a cost of £1.20 per mile (min charge £30) and will be at our convenience. International delivery will be carried out by a freight company. Please contact us for a quote prior to bidding if delivery is needed.


Monday to Friday 9AM - 6PM
Saturday 9AM - 5PM
Sunday Closed


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(Please allow 7 working days for payment to clear)


UK Delivery
120p per Mile (Minimum Charge £30)
Please contact for quote
Most destinations are possible

Business seller information

DK Motorcycles & Spares
VAT number: UK 353516658
I provide invoices with VAT separately displayed.

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