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- What Virago you Own: 1996 Virago Special XV1100SH
Dimitris,Miou wrote: ↑Wed Jan 12, 2022 7:09 pmHello everyone, my name is Dimitris and I am looking to bye a Virago 750cc. Now this is more difficult than it’s sound. First there aren’t many bikes available to start with here in Greece. And there is a strong opinion that I will have to get certain model 1994 to 1997 I think to be a solid purchase. I don’t know the differences between models(if any) and I am looking here for help. I am postingBED323A1-2601-4E3B-8686-98600CA569B4.jpeg 2 different photos and looking for your knowledge If one is “better” than the other
The choice is really yours to make.
Me, I would go with the 1997 for it will have the latest upgrades over the 1994 model.
For example: the Regulator / Rectifier under the Left passenger foot peg has a more robust design, it has cooling fins that the 1994 does not.
There may also be other upgrades that the 1994 may not have.
Do your own research and compare the two model years for differences.
See picture number 14 to see cooling fins on the Regulator Rectifier
http://www.2040-motos.com/Yamaha/Other/ ... er--81224/
1996 XV1100SH Virago Special
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I am reading everything I can get to help find out what I should pay attention to. Here in Greece the legend says that the one with the rims with spokes is the best model but it sounds crazy to me we will see Thanks again