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Riga22 progress update 7

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The time has come for an update yo!
So like I said another progress update. Mainly I fixed most of the issues that came up earlier. Still need just one little part to finish the technical part and continue with electronics.
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Riga22 progress update 4

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Finally I can proceed with assembly of it. Today I was at the market, bought new parts so I can proceed working. I think I bought everything, minus few things like handles and foot rest rubber. Today I put new rubber sealants for the carburetor and placed the motor on the side so that remaining oil would get out…
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Riga22 Progress update 1

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Well today and some days before I made little progress on the moped. Proceeded to take it all apart, taking note where everything goes… because it’s simpler to take it apart, but when you need to put it all together – that’s when it becomes tough :D luckily my dad knows a lot about these motorized soviet street kings :D
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Riga-22 moped – the beginning

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Greetings. This is my first post that I’ll start off with an intro.

I got this old moped from my grandpa. It has been sitting not working for a while and only now I was allowed to take it.
It will need lots and lots of work done because it’s in a really bad shape. Last time I tried to crack it up it was working – that was about 3 years ago and 2 days ago when I pulled it out from the under ground it won’t start… had to use a hammer and some muscle to get it out… bent a bit of the leg in the process, but nothing serious.
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