Making Money From Your Wrecked Harley

Making Money From Your Wrecked HarleyYou might not think that wrecked Harleys have much value, but you?d be wrong. There are many ways you can use a Harley Davidson motorcycle once is it damaged. Whether you wrecked your own Harley, or you just happen to have a wrecked Harley bike in your possession, it could be worth something to you. A little elbow grease can easily turn one mans junk into cash!

Motorcycle enthusiasts with experience in motorcycle repair are often looking for wrecked Harleys to work on. Sometimes they want to repair these bikes for themselves, other times they are interested in repairing them and reselling them for profit. If you?re interested in selling your wrecked Harley Davidson to someone like this, you should keep an eye on your local newspaper classifieds. You can also post a listing on for free. Many bike enthusiasts use this site to find motorcycles.

Another way your wrecked Harley might be worth money is by selling its parts. People who are fixing Harley Davidson motorcycles often need working parts to get the job done. And often they purchase used parts to save money. Consider pulling your bike apart and selling the parts for good money. One of the very best places to do this is on auction websites such as

Someone else who might be interested in your wrecked Harley is a motorcycle collector. Sometimes these people aren?t planning to fix up the bike at all, they might be interested in displaying the bike the way it is or using it as art. This is especially true if you have a vintage Harley Davidson or one that is rare. If this is the case, make sure you know how valuable your bike is by first researching it on the Internet or by visiting your local library.

Find your parts. If you plan to make your Harley out of vintage parts you may have trouble finding them. Local shops can help you order custom parts, or look online for websites dedicated specifically to the Harley Davidson.

Do your research. There are many books available as well as plenty of online communities and resources for those looking to build their own Harley Davidson motorcycles. This will help your project go smoother, and provide a support base if you have any problems.

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  1. Rob Fleming - July 27, 2011

    New blog post: Making Money From Your Wrecked Harley

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