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by OliverCiaravella
Sat Mar 27, 2021 10:13 pm
Forum: Paint & Bodywork Tech
Topic: NSU Prima D
Replies: 1
Views: 951

NSU Prima D

Hey all,

I have a NSU Prima D scooter that I believe is in maroon.

During restoration I would like to restore with original colour is there a specific paint colour to be used? For the spray shop
by OliverCiaravella
Sun Mar 21, 2021 1:42 am
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 8
Views: 1223

Re: Newbie

Thanks for that. This is no criticism just interested to know why work on it will diminish the value. Surely new seals on engine, new rubber handles/seats and a polish of paintwork wouldn’t devalue it or am I missing something
by OliverCiaravella
Sun Mar 21, 2021 1:37 am
Forum: Standard Scoots & Restorations
Topic: Advice
Replies: 5
Views: 1603

Re: Advice

As we got it from the original owner who owned it from new and wasn’t taxed since 1964
by OliverCiaravella
Sat Mar 20, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: Standard Scoots & Restorations
Topic: Advice
Replies: 5
Views: 1603

Re: Advice

Thanks

In terms of engine rebuild what mileage would you suggest.

I think due to the oil over the engine I would say replacing seals would be best option


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by OliverCiaravella
Sat Mar 20, 2021 9:20 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 8
Views: 1223

Re: Newbie

Storkfort I am not sure yet as it’s at my parents I would imagine it needs new batteries at very least but looking at engine it appears the gaskets would need replacing. Tbh with the number of owners and mileage I will look at having under the covers cleaned up and serviced will see if bodywork poli...
by OliverCiaravella
Wed Mar 17, 2021 10:22 pm
Forum: Standard Scoots & Restorations
Topic: Advice
Replies: 5
Views: 1603

Advice

So I have obtained a free NSU Prima D scooter I have the original log book and looking into it, it was owned since 1957 by one owner and last taxed in 1964. It has 900 miles on it. It has been stored in a dry garage since 1964 and appears in pretty good condition. What’s the likelihood that the engi...
by OliverCiaravella
Mon Mar 15, 2021 10:01 am
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 8
Views: 1223

Re: Newbie

Thanks Daggs. I am still undecided on respray will possibly see if can restore the paintwork without it. TBh I am not sure if we will be reselling it as said it was free and whilst I have never owned a scooter this will be a project and would be nice to have it restored. I have found a site and cost...
by OliverCiaravella
Mon Mar 15, 2021 12:31 am
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 8
Views: 1223

Re: Newbie

Did it via the app


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by OliverCiaravella
Mon Mar 15, 2021 12:20 am
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 8
Views: 1223

Newbie

Hey All

Just joining as have just received a NSU Prima D for free and am going to make a start on restoring it.

Figured I will need some experienced advice as I go through.

Struggling to upload a picture as just gives web link

Olly
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