AJS '71 Desert Scrambler

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'71 Desert Scrambler

The AJS '71 Desert Scrambler  (Euro 5)

Commemorating the commendable successes of AJS's USA Sales Manager Mike Jackson - in the November 1971 Barstow to Vegas, District 37, Mojave Desert race.
A line-up of some 3,200 riders, faced a gruelling 190 mile course that included such hazards as deep sand, steep dunes, a snowy mountain pass, millions of rocks and out-of-control fellow competitors!

Based on the AJS Cadwell/Tempest platform the '71 Desert Scrambler will be sure to thrill and inspire you with every twist of the throttle.

On-the-road pricing

Get this bike on the road for SRP* plus £76.00. Includes:

  • Registration with DVLA
  • Road tax for a year
  • Number plate
  • L plates (if required)

Colours

Black, Orange, Red

Key Features

The '71 Desert Scrambler comes out the same factory as the rest of the Heritage range, however this model uses the Mikuni EFI system. Other features include:

  • LED Headlight
  • Small LED indicators
  • Rubber tank grips as standard
  • AJS branded, rounded dual seat for improved comfort
  • 'Blacked out' effect with black rear shocks, handlebars & side panels
  • High-level exhaust which is wrapped and protected with 3 heat shields
  • Handy tool box behind the left of seat
  • Decorative rear master cylinder guard

Specification

Technical Details (Euro 5)

Engine type: 4-stroke, OHC, air cooled, single cylinder
Displacement: 124cm³
Bore x Stroke: 54 x 54mm
Compression Ratio: 10:1
Max. power: 7.4kW @ 9,000 rpm
Max. Torque: 9.5Nm @ 6,500 rpm
Tank capacity: 13L
Fuel type: Unleaded or E5 petrol
Transmission: five speed, chain drive
Mass in running order: 126kg (wet with 90% fuel)
Max load: 150kg
Starter: electric and kick
Generator nominal output: 100VA
Battery: 12v 9Ah
Brakes: 300mm front single disc/ 210mm rear disc (Combined Braking System)
Wheel rims: Front: 18 x MT2.5 Rear: 17 x MT3.50
Tyres:  Front: 4.10-18 Rear: 4.60-17
Front sprocket: 428 14T
Rear Sprocket: 428  45T
Seat height: 
760mm
Length: 2040mm
Width: 830
mm
Height: 1060mm
Wheelbase: 1330mm
Odometer: km
Speedometer: Dual marked
Max Speed: (approx): 60mph
Fuel consumption: (as recorded on the COC) 2.2L/100km
 128mpg
CO2 emissions: 47g/km

Maintenance Information

Maintenance Information

Tyre pressure - front:     33 psi solo or with passenger (not to exceed 36psi)
Tyre pressure - rear:      33 psi solo or with passenger (not to exceed 36psi)
Tappet clearance In:      0.15mm
Tappet clearance Ex:     0.15mm
Engine oil type:              10w40 Class API, SG (Silkolene Super 4)
Engine oil quantity:         1.0 - 1.1L (check on dip stick)
Spark plug type:             NGK CR6HS (x1)
Air filter part number:     1690100-050000
Oil filter part number:     Gauze type, clean and replace
Front fork oil capacity:    220cc (each leg)
Front fork oil type:          RSF 7.5
Torque Settings:
Front axle nut                            45Nm
Rear axle nut                            65Nm
Steering stem nut                      30Nm
Swinging arm axle nut              60Nm
Rear sprocket nut                      30Nm
Cylinder head bolt M8 x 1.25   22Nm
Spark plug M10 x 1.00            12.5Nm
Magneto rotor                          70Nm
General 8.8 or 9.8 fasteners:
M6 10Nm
M8 25Nm
M10 50Nm
M12 85Nm
For more information refer to your Owner's Hand Book or contact your nearest AJS Dealer.

*SRP Price includes VAT, delivery to dealer (standard UK regions), pre-delivery inspection, full build up, number plate and 12 month AJS warranty. Prices may vary according to Government first vehicle registration tax and vehicle excise duty rates.

SRP* £2,899.00

Enquiry

Deposit £289.90

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