Originally Posted by bigbutterbean
the red bike looks pretty good as is, and is worth well over $150 even if the motor doesnt run. its a steal. for that price, i would pick it up if it were local and I had the money. the forks alone are probably worth at least $100. one thing i do recommend is you get some sort of front brake. about 80% of a bike's stopping power is in the front brake.
Those are my thoughts exactly; even if the motor's junk i still have a ton of parts. parts that i was planning on buying anyway. I'm really excited about it. When i pick it up i'll update you all on how it rides. I think it looks pretty clean as-is too.