Category Archives: Vespa Restoration Guide

Articles to help your Classic Vespa Scooter Restoration project

It often pays to restore a Classic Vespa.

To find your Vespa First, you must find your Vespa PX 200, which you can restore. This can be at flea markets, online auctions or on an old [...]

Upgrading To A Halogen Headlamp

This articles is from smallframes.com With 6 volts and 25 watts the headlight on a smallframe Vespa is never going to dazzle oncoming driver [...]

Classic Vespa Paint Codes

Get the original Vespa paint codes. [...]

Vespa Large Frame – Engine Casing Split

Original Article Posted on scooterhelp.com Engine Casing Split Splitting the casings allows access to the crank, the oil seals, main bearing [...]

Spray Painting your Scooter

Repainting your Vespa and doing it correctly can be one the most rewarding of projects you will ever do. I am no expert but I will try to gi [...]

Running A Vespa Engine Rebuild For the First Time

Courtesy AntiqueVespa.com OPERATING & MAINTENANCE Before cruising your new scooter, please get yourself familiar with the following feat [...]

What Carburettor Is Best for a Classic Vespa

OK, you changed the exhaust on your stock Vespa and are thinking of a better carb. What are your options? There are three basic types. From [...]

How To replace The Gear Selector – Classic Vespa Largeframe

If you are undertaking a complete engine rebuild or if at some time you may find the need to undertake a replacement of the gear selector if [...]

Classic 1963 Vespa GS150 Restoration Project

Original Post: About Autos Restoring a classic will involve many hours of disassembly, inspection and either repair or replacement of compon [...]

Vespa Large Frame Gearing

Source: Scooterhelp.com The Vespa gearbox has used basically same set up since the first bike rolled off the assembly line. Small frames, wi [...]

Repairing A Classic Vespa Scooter Gear Selector Box

The Selector box rarely needs attention; however, it is an integral part of the transmission and can break down just like any other moving p [...]
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