By John Burns
I’m thinking about buying a Buell XB12S Firebolt. My question is, do they still make parts for this bike?
Agarwal in India
Is your google broke? They don’t really make parts for the XB12 anymore, which was manufactured from 2003 to `09. But that doesn’t mean that plenty of parts aren’t still readily available. Sashaying over to ebay, we find many, many parts listed under Buell XB12S, including this cool LED Headlight Module just like the one on my naked Yamaha R1 “streetlover,” except mine’s not LED like this one. Very nice.
The Euros at Twinmotorcycles will sell you this “Hypercharger” tank cover deal for a mere 645 euros, to give your XB that dragracer look. Oooooo…
In short, there are more than a few Buell nuts out there, scattered all over the globe. Our friend Chaz Aagaard, at Aagaard Motor Foundry in Janesville, Wisco, says, “Some things are becoming obsolete – …read more