Modifications - Cosmetic Discuss aftermarket and DIY cosmetic modifications

Stock Or Aftermarket Fairings?

Old 05-03-2013, 08:30 PM
  #1  
Member
Squid
Thread Starter
 
Felton1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Charlotte, NC
Posts: 55
Felton1 is on a distinguished road
Stock Or Aftermarket Fairings?

I bought my hawk in '07 wrecked. Undamaged frame & fully intact motor. Spent 6 months getting all the missing odds n ends... oddly the fairings were all there untouched.

The tag on the frame says its a 2000 ... but every 2000 model I see has a marker light above the headlight at the bottom of the windscreen. This one doesnt.

Just curious as to whether or not anyone knows why? Is it aftermarket skin or was there a model that offered it without?

Every set of fairings Ive found aftermarket or stock has this.
Theres no wiring for this either in my harness.... just one of the mysteries of my hawk
Attached Thumbnails Stock Or Aftermarket Fairings?-hawk-1-.jpg   Stock Or Aftermarket Fairings?-hawk-2-.jpg  
Felton1 is offline  
Old 05-03-2013, 09:10 PM
  #2  
Banned
MotoGP
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Lake View Terrace, CA
Posts: 5,942
8541Hawk will become famous soon enough
It's a sharkskiz fairing
8541Hawk is offline  
Old 05-13-2013, 01:45 PM
  #3  
Senior Member
Back Marker
 
WhOrD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: California
Posts: 133
WhOrD is on a distinguished road
Originally Posted by 8541Hawk View Post
It's a sharkskiz fairing
Sharkskinz IMHO are better if not equal to OEM quality. I would mark this as a cosmetic upgrade over stock replacement or 3rd party replacement. when identifying it to a potential buyers or fellow riders.

***It could have meant the bike was downed in the drive-way or some other inconsequential yet damaging "lay down." If a bike has replacement fairings unfortunately something "happened" to the originals. Whether the owner simply kept them to sell or re-coup expenses after changing the "look..." or the originals were damaged and required replacement for whatever reason.

At least quality replacement pieces (piece for sharkskinz as they are one molded piece for the front> were used. <Thumbs Up>

Last edited by WhOrD; 05-13-2013 at 01:51 PM.
WhOrD is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
aka Yamadog
Classifieds
20
09-30-2009 01:32 PM
Just_Nick
Modifications - Cosmetic
5
09-19-2009 09:05 PM
aka Yamadog
Classifieds
13
07-10-2009 08:40 PM
joshuatest
General Discussion
0
10-25-2008 04:03 PM
MisterMohawk
Classifieds
0
05-31-2006 09:14 PM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Stock Or Aftermarket Fairings?


Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.