Written on: 09/01/2014
Had a TS50ER when i was 16 and loved it! Now in my late 40's i was down the pub sinking quite a few beers with a mate who also had one, we decided to keep a look out for some "TS's" for sale to re-live our youth lol! We were drunk and ended up looking online for tsx's!!! He found one that night and bought it!!! I was gutted untill 3 weeks later i found one online localy!!! That was six months ago... after we got them we done them up to "as new" condition and we haven't stopped riding them!... (read more)
Written on: 16/02/2013 by fletchrock1997 (1 review written)
i have had my ts50x since november last year and i was just wondering if you can make it go faster without doing major expensive work just the odd bits and bobs as its only for a year i love the big handles well on the corners and me being a 6'3 teenager it doesnt look like a monkey big on my either. so thanks (read more)
Written on: 19/05/2012
owned my ts for a good 6 months now. After getting up to a good standard as it was used and not really looked after from the old owner! This bike is brilliant, all the 50s ive rode the ts is certainly the best. its really smooth, fun to ride, is pretty fast for a 50, oil seems to last years! :P Also the parts are scarily cheap for it, and the insurance is very cheap! These things last forever and are a good head turner as you will not see many of these on the rode! would seriously recomend... (read more)
Written on: 11/12/2010
this bike is great really reliable, takes a crash at high speed well, very little fuel per mile, oil lasts for along time and great for a fist bike or a bike to be modified. (read more)
Written on: 01/07/2010
i owned a ts50x with in a week of owning it i was a bit sick of only doing 30 up hills so i bought a 70cc big bore kit fitted that along with a new jets and modified the reed valves. All in all the bike would happily hit 45 in a matter of seconds from a standing start that was with original sprockets reckon with a big bore kit you can go down about 2 teeth on the rear sprocket to get some serious top end speed but acceleration will be hampered. picked mine up for £210 and sold it for £400... (read more)
Written on: 17/05/2010
i though that i have made a verry good deal when buying this motorcycle but here i mauritius i u want to buy a new one it is imposible to get a brand new one . (read more)
Written on: 11/05/2010
In the whole 2 years i've owned this bike, it's never let me down.
The oil in it lasts forever and a tank of petrol will go for over 150 miles.
Mechanically, it is sound, and vertually indestructable.
Highly recomended as a first bike and is very fun to use. :)
Also is great for filtering and comuting,and is big enough for the taller and larger riders to use:) (read more)
Written on: 26/03/2010
Bought this as a non runner in December 2007 to rebuild for my son to ride on the road. 2 years & £1000 lighter wallet its the mutts nutz of gopeds. 47MM Mallossi barell overbored to 49mm (THE MAXIMUM YOU CAN GO TO BTW)GIVING A GENUINE 71cc not 90cc claimed by some others. 21mm PBHG carburettor, Boyesen racing reed valves specially imported from the USA,Giannelli Full race system (unbeilevably it passed the MOT too)& a stock airbox that I FULLY DERESTRICTED. Currently running 14/37 sprockets... (read more)
Written on: 28/02/2010
got a ts50 with a 70cc big bore kit and it goes around 70-75 mph and just a quick Q how many revs do you need to have to change up a gear with a new 70cc bore kit on? And how many miles do you need to need before you can start riding it properly i got told its around 200 miles? any help is appriciated (read more)
Written on: 18/02/2010
hey i have a yellow ts50 x n its great does about 40 down a hill bootin it lol with no upgrades tho :) completley roigional none of the bolloks that people do to them . i love it never let me down got left 2 months in the icey cold and snow and i took it round my front put petrol in her n she started second kick . no problems so far soo fingers crossed which is good ae ?lol..
look if your looking for a good 50 wen 16 and want to be able to beat many 50s out there go for it its worth the... (read more)
Written on: 31/01/2010
hi i have a ts 50 and i want to put discs on my bike how do i do it ?????
can aint one help me ????? (read more)
Written on: 25/11/2009
Hi i just wanted to put a reveiw on thats simple and the kind that i wanted to find when tuning my ts50x :). All i did was, Put a 70cc mitika bore kit in there off ebay for £75. Between the carb and cylinder kit there is a plastic restricter drill the hole on it to the correct size but DONT take it out because all the police have to do is look there and see that it is deristricted then youll be in trouble!! the bike dosent like to start easily but does after a few kicks :D. It goes about... (read more)
Written on: 06/11/2009 by Saffronwales (1 review written)
i all ways wanted a motorbike from a young age, and when i found out that i could get one a 16 i couldn't wait, i found out nearer the age that it needed to be 50cc, most things on the market with this capacity is a step threw scooter XD,
The TS50 looks like a real motorcycle with a BIG engine capacity. and it was only by chance i got one, it was my mum who is against the whole idea told me to get the 300£ bike against the 110£ Yellow scooter (we had a joke to put black stripes on it) :)... (read more)
Written on: 22/10/2009 by jaybo22 (1 review written)
hi people i need some help i have a ts50x and i had to replace the crank seals now the bike is nearlyy ready to go but i now have a big dilemaa what gear box oil do you use for the bike.i need to no asap to get the bike on the road.... i appriciate all the help i can get thans (read more)
Written on: 09/09/2009
my ts50 has been through alot ( bought asafield bike and put back on the road ) i rebuild my engine with new gaskets and engine sealant it has a 80cc malossi barrel witch has been bored out even more to a 90cc with forged piston and rings irridium spark plug two extra teeth on the front and 4 off the back 21mm malossi carb new s/s micron exhuast alway run on castrol 2t rmoved the rear mudguard and the heavy lump of metal underneath that and fitted a suzuki dr125 mudguard on the rear also... (read more)
Written on: 02/09/2009
I got my Suzuki TS50 at 16. It's a brilliant first bike and easy to learn gears with as I had to do my CBT on a damned scooter! Although the modern twist and go's would beat me off the line, once I've gained speed, I'll soon whizz past them ;) I love the sound of 2 stroke's and I love the exhaust fumes smell too, lol! Heads are always turning when I'm out and about, which I love. I suppose it's hard not to with the bright yellow seat and blue paint work, I love it!! :D
I paid £750 for mine,... (read more)
Written on: 30/06/2009
I have just got my Suzuki TS50, it was running fine until i knocked the fuel cable out, i did not notice this and i was kicking the start. My friend who was there pointed out a fuel leak, thats when i noticed id knoked out the fuel cable. I put the fuel cable back in and it wouldnt kick start. I now have to bump start it. Now, when i release the clutch the bike moves along a little but then cuts out? If i leave the bike running in neutral the revs get higher and lower on its own and im not... (read more)
Written on: 01/05/2009
The Suzuki TS50 X 50cc is good, piad £375 cheap good reliable bike (read more)
Written on: 06/04/2009 by jack heath (1 review written)
The Suzuki TS50 X 50cc is a very good first bike !!!!! good top speed 35-45, lots of ways to make faster , ok up hills 20mph , fitting bore kits make them blow up so i wouldnt bover (read more)
Written on: 03/04/2009
iv got a Suzuki TS50 X 50cc 1993 and is a very good bike for the price i paid for it it has a gianelli front expansion chamber and fmf power pipe 2 back box it has a 70cc bigbore kit on it and carbon fibre reeds custom made :) it goes 55-60 mph which is not bad at all for how old the bike is. the ts 50 can be made faster but depends how much money you want to spend on it and how many miles you want it to last. over all a good strong reliable bike and lots of fun. (read more)
Written on: 03/04/2009
Suzuki TS50 X 50cc is a great bike. fast. crank caseings always break (read more)
Written on: 29/03/2009 by kentyboi333 (1 review written)
i got my Suzuki TS50 X 50cc off ebay for £350, bargain, it has been very good to me. never broken down, used it on a farm before and when the day came i finally went on the road. i srpayed mine green, didnt like it very much so went for black. perfect, it looks so much better.
i need to get a new switch for the headlights indicators and so on but they are abit dear. luckily my dad just bought another ts50 from ebay as a bit of fun, to make road legal again so using the switch off that one.... (read more)
Written on: 23/03/2009 by inspiron (1 review written)
The Suzuki TS50 is an amazing first bike.
All my friends were getting scooters, but they will be in for a shock when they move onto bigger, geared bikes.
This bike is excellent for learning how to do gears on.
It has a decent top speed - restricted it does 36.
The brakes are smooth and make no noise at all.
For a 2 stroke it sounds alright and smokes very little.
Great bike and great fun to ride.
Written on: 14/01/2009
The Suzuki TS50 X 50cc is a great bike for first time riders, relaxing and smooth ride and a good bit of fun on a nice day. all be it not so enjoyable in the english weather. The change of gear is smooth, exseleration maybe not be so good but the top speed makes up for it, being faster than most modern peds (read more)
Written on: 10/01/2009
would recomend to anyone with a cbt but buy only if you have the time to spend on it as they brake down all the time but thats the fun in having a old bike. Just remember to be carefull with them as some parts are not often around these days only the basic things. (read more)
Written on: 02/01/2009
Perfect first bike. Good power. Especialy with bore kit. Simple design means it easy easy for somebody with little engine knoewledge to fix. (read more)
Written on: 14/08/2008 by kitey92 (1 review written)
The Suzuki Ts50 is an amazing bike. It has plenty of power as long as you play with it. mine has a 70cc bore kit and I have changed the gearing. On a flat I average around 50 mph. The only down side is that is very loud and smokes a lot. Other than that its great fun. I went from a scooter to this and it amazed me. It leaves the little twist and go's! (read more)
Written on: 10/07/2008
I have a '89 Suzuki ts50x, it has a dep pipe on it, Renthal bars and a 13 tooth front sproket. its had a complete engine rebuild and does around 50mph. I love it. (read more)
Written on: 28/06/2008
Great bike I prefer this one more than a mt 5, this bike gots more a cool and thougher look. (read more)
Written on: 17/06/2008 by dazz121 (1 review written)
Does what it says on the tin. I have an old 1980s Suzuki TS50 still runs and rides super great fun off road all I would advise is use good quality 2 stroke oil like castrol 2t not cheap own brand halfords or wilkos oil rubbish. (read more)
Written on: 28/05/2008
Bought the Suzuki TS50 in 2007 when I was new to biking, stripped down and got new piston and barrel kit, after previous owner had not run in the big bore kit he had bought for it. Resprayed tank and frame and cleaned plastics, also polished the bottom of the forks so they look chrome. Great first bike. (read more)
Written on: 29/04/2008
I have this bike but mine is a ts50 erkx tis a very strong well going bike good for a starter and can be tuned very well with cheap simple parts. 50 mad! (read more)
Written on: 01/04/2008 by 4J (1 review written)
The Suzuki TS50 X 50cc generally a nice bike i would recommend them to anyone of all ages, as a first or a 3rd bike they are just an all round good bike. And the parts are easy and cheap enough to get for them. (read more)
Written on: 05/03/2008 by mikedavey (1 review written)
I think if they got the bike to go faster and smoke less and run smoother it would be a great bike. (read more)
Written on: 02/01/2008
The bike is a quality bike for £300. It gets you quickly from A to B. Wiping all the twist and go's in the process. (read more)
Written on: 12/11/2007 by CLea91 (1 review written)
Well, I cant realy say no more as Ive only had the bike a week, it was working for the first two days and now it just cuts out when I release the clutch in 1st gear. If anyone has any idea of what it may be ,then please tell me. When it was working fine, I was doing about 32 mph. Slow, I know, but I am a beginner, so it,s ok for me for now. Its great to race about everywhere. I am new to biking all together, so any suggestions as to why it keeps cutting out and how to fix the problem would... (read more)
Written on: 12/04/2007 by motorcross lover (1 review written)
Overall the Suzuki TS50 X 50cc was a nice bike, but I would not get another one because I do not ride it on the road, and I think that is it's general purpose because if you are offroad on it, it does not do the job 100%, and if it was ever taken to a real motorcross course it would not stand a chance because of lack of power and other qualities. however I think this bike is still good and would be suitable for the road but not 100% reliable. (read more)
Written on: 08/02/2007 by matt90 (1 review written)
I've had my bike for about a year and passed my test a while ago and the bike has been brilliant! It's definitely the bike to have if living in low speed roads. I have now decided that I would love to bore it out and get it up to higher speeds especially up hills! It seems that 20mph is all it wants to do! lol.
Overall it's a very, very good bike - I also only paid £150 for it - bargain! Looks stunning and is definitely the bike to get! (read more)
Written on: 30/10/2006 by c pearson (1 review written)
Over the time I have had this Suzuki TS50 X 50cc bike I have loved it. When I first got it, it did 35mph struggling, the restrictors are as follow: plastic spacer between carb and barrel, mould in barrel, exhaust system, and gearing.
I tackled these and created my bike to now go at amazing speeds, the most that I have had so far is 85 to 90 mph at only 7000 rpm. The below info will help you to make a speed demon of your bike yet:
A 65cc big bore barrel 40 pound, k&n air filter 8 pound,... (read more)
Written on: 10/10/2006 by robert s (1 review written)
This Suzuki TS50 X 50cc bike is made to be ragged by anyone and everyone, it looks the part, as well as sounds the part. It is a great running bike! However, with my TS, the only down side is that I have to pre-mix the 2 stroke with the fuel because I have a 70 bore kit and the oil pump isn't powerful enough to get the right mixture.
I would recommend a TS to anyone, it's a great first bike to learn on. Better than a moped! (read more)
Written on: 05/09/2006 by adam007 (1 review written)
I brought 2 Suzuki TS50 X 50cc's, 1 was a 1996, and the other was a 1999. I am now riding the 1999. I brought my bike about a year before my birthday for around £200. (You might think that cheap but believe me that the bike was in no fit state for the road). I striped it totally and re-sprayed the frame. Bought the real barrel and piston kit which is 41mm. Brand New!!. If you have a new barrel and piston then make sure you run it in because it could become costly if you do not! I can say... (read more)
Written on: 09/07/2006 by jamewsmnc (1 review written)
My Suzuki TS50 X 50cc has got a 74cc big bore kit fitted, with sports exhaust and stainless steel silencer. Goes 50-55 mph without blasting it. Great reliable bike for the money. (read more)
Written on: 05/07/2006 by emily milly (1 review written)
Well I've had this Suzuki TS50 X since my 16th birthday, it's great I beat all the twist and go scooters, which is good shows the boys that as I'm a girl I can still ride a bike! Once tuned up these bikes/mopeds are awesome! It has given me a lot of experience of riding bikes and being on the road. I would definitely recommend a Suzuki TS for all 16 yr olds who want a moped. (read more)
Written on: 02/05/2006 by Gilb137 (1 review written)
I've owned a Suzuki TS50 X 50cc for 6 years now and i'm rebuilding it this year for my 16th birthday, it is a great bike to ride and i've heard that they can get up to 80 mph if you tune them right. (read more)
Written on: 10/03/2006 by gudge8 (1 review written)
Having had 125's and a 250 on the fields before reaching 16 yrs old the Suzuki TS50 was a step down to being stuck at 33 / 35mph. However the bike never let me down and while I had it was a very nice bike to ride. In all honesty probably the nicest bike I have had to ride. All I wanted it for was as a commuter WITH GEARS (no rev n go rubbish) to get me about until my 17th birthday and it did the job fine!! Highly recommended (read more)
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