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  1. Re: Skyteam V Raptor 250..... New bike for my wife...

    thanx everyone for your support...........i guess it's too early to make plans about what i will be able to do or not when I recover........surely i'll have to be careful about this shoulder but i...
  2. Re: Skyteam V Raptor 250..... New bike for my wife...

    luckily for me it was not a matter of street fight and chasing for revenge.................the idiot was just a middle aged man driving a Lexus, not a killer
    nevertheless i was very lucky cause my...
  3. Re: Skyteam V Raptor 250..... New bike for my wife...

    a quick hi to all forum members
    i found one of my older messages telling i had sent my Raptor to wreckage to buy a new bike...........sad to say, i had an accident by the end of july exactly the...
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    Re: SHINERAY HUSQVARNA branded S.W.M

    time has gone by and SWM is alive and kicking, making good sales all over europe
    i own a sm500r and it clearly comes from the previous Husqvarna models, as well as the 300 and 650 models
    think the...
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    Re: Shineray husqvarna at the eicma 2013

    years have gone by
    i am now enjoying a SM500R SWM that was reborn as a brand after a joint venture of Shineray and an italian engineer who had worked for Aprilia Guzzi and Cagiva in the past
    i was...
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    Re: SHINERAY HUSQVARNA branded S.W.M

    it seems right no that Germany is their best market in Europa
    dunno if these bikes are sold in China too
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    Re: SHINERAY HUSQVARNA branded S.W.M

    you are right
    my SWM Motard 500 has the same engine of the former Husqvarna 501/510 but with injection, electric start and updated emission level (Euro 3 and now Euro 4 here in Italy)
    engine and...
  8. Re: Skyteam V Raptor 250..... New bike for my wife...

    nice to see you again in here..............yeah I know Shineray is behind the rebirth of this old glorious offroad bike italian brand
    but I have to admit I feel a lot relieved knowing that the...
  9. Re: Skyteam V Raptor 250..... New bike for my wife...

    SWM 500 motard
  10. Re: Skyteam V Raptor 250..... New bike for my wife...

    Raptor has gone to wreckage
    got a new bike now
    see you guys around....................
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    Re: need help for my Skyteam V-Raptor 250

    closing this topic and all related ones I had opened in motorcycles' forums in Italy and worldwide
    got a new bike and got rid of the Raptor (wreckage)
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    Re: help needed to fix a Skyteam V-Raptor

    am officially closing this topic as I sent my raptor to wreckage and bought a marvellous SWM SM500R..........was time for that after such a messy period
    see you guys around
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    Re: 250cc or 223cc OHC

    I guess your only chance is to keep looking for a used/new engine and get it shipped by boat, cheaper than airplane
    or you can just get rid of the bike maybe selling it piece by piece and get a new...
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    Re: 250cc or 223cc OHC

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1wt24XMZdcE
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H9f6jSh6DGI
    there you go
    good luck if you decide to try it out....................
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    Re: 250cc or 223cc OHC

    http://www.ebay.it/itm/151895321544?_trksid=p2060353.m1438.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT
    this is the only proper one I found on ebay in Europe (599 euros + shipping)
    other distributors of...
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    Re: help needed to fix a Skyteam V-Raptor

    I thank you all for your answers and advices, guys, but I contacted already most european importers/dealers/sellers and they do not sell complete engines............they ask me what parts I need
    the...
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    Re: help needed to fix a Skyteam V-Raptor

    yeah you're damn right, pal
    i got an answer from someone in Sicily who sells a used dirt bike for parts
    Zongshen engine but the type is ZS167FMM
    not sure if it fits and moreover it seems a very...
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    Re: help needed to fix a Skyteam V-Raptor

    prices range from 250 $ from chinese sites to 599 on a german site
    but if you add shipping expenses and custom taxes you end up to almost 600 anyway
    I paid 820 euros for the whole bike so this...
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    Re: SHINERAY HUSQVARNA branded S.W.M

    i got myself a brand new swm motard 500 few days ago
    before getting it, the dealer took off all limitations on power and it should have almost 51 cv now
    very huge jump ahead compared to my former...
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    Re: help needed to fix a Skyteam V-Raptor

    Almost 600 euros
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    help needed to fix a Skyteam V-Raptor

    I need a new or used complete engine for my Skyteam V-Raptor 250
    Can anyone help me find it in Europe so I can skip the terrifying shipping and custom expenses for items coming from China ?
    Any...
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    Re: need help for my Skyteam V-Raptor 250

    thank you Adat but I know that site already, I bought parts from them too in the past, but they do not sell a complete entire engine
    just parts
    and the italian Skyteam dealer asked me 498 euros for...
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    Re: need help for my Skyteam V-Raptor 250

    thanx again
    I contacted your friend by mail few minutes ago, hope he can do something
    have to tell you, I don't want to send the Raptor to wrecking, it would be the second bike ending that way in a...
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    Re: need help for my Skyteam V-Raptor 250

    thanx a lot but I looked at the engine in the pics and it has different exhaust connections...........the rest seems similar
    moreover I can't write or speak polish and make a complete search on that...
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    need help for my Skyteam V-Raptor 250

    it seems my 2013 V-Raptor has major engine problems so I am considering a new/used engine for a total replacement
    so far I have been trying to buy a new engine online but all chinese sites ask a...
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