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58 FleetsideWed Jul-18-07 06:26 AM
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"Is my 1970 Commando an S? Please help ID"


  

          

Hello,

I recently purchased a 1970 Commando that many have told me is an "S" model. Of course, it has low pipes now.

Is there a way to determine the model? I have been told the vin is of no help, but here it is: 20M3S138092.

Thanks

  

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nortonnelsWed May-16-07 09:03 PM
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The headlight ring will be the most distinctive feature of the "S".

  

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zotzWed May-23-07 10:58 PM
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They also had the headlight ring on the low pipe roadster which was very similar to the "S". I don't think there's any way to positively tell as body work was basically the only difference between models and could be easily switched to create whatever model desired.

  

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Kiwi SWed Jul-18-07 06:17 AM
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Hi. If you take a close look at the side covers you will find the S side cover is slightly sharper at the rear top point. Also it has the square oil tank sitting on the front of the battery carrier.Cheers

  

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