Hey, so im looking into buying and rebuilding a 1996 Tomos Targa LX with 12,000 mi. The guy says it needs a new carb but I want to replace more then that. I was thinking of rebuilding the engine and adding a new 70cc kit and replacing the seals and berrings on the engine. Its a A35 engine. I was also looking to make the bike a kinda scambler style bike something i can possible take off road if i need to. Im having trouble finding dual sport like tires that would fit on the bike. This of the list of parts i was planning on getting.
Hey, so I was looking to get a moped because my dad likes to go camping on them a couple times a year and i want to suprise him by trying to build/restore a moped. The moped i was looking at getting was a 1996 Tomos Targa LX that has a broken carb and 12,000 miles. He says it idles then dies off. So hearing that it didint seem like a terrible bike to buy for $600. I was planning to upgrade the bike alot and try to make it a dual sport kinda bike something i can take off road if i need to. When i found your website i realzied you guys have everything for moped so im plannning to get everything from here. I was wondering do you guys have any tips or ideas for the bike?
Heres my list of parts im gonna try to get:
A35 alukit 70cc kit with hi comp head
A35 gasket set
Dellorto SHA 15.15 carb
Short cone air filter
Tomos A35 SIDEBLEED estorilpipe
27T Front Sproket
Low Rise Handlebars
80 mph speedometer
Throttle and grips
Petcock right flow fuel valve
Tires and tubes
Does anyone have any tips or ideas about the build?
I attached pictures of the bike im buying.