Q & A's With Classic British Spares

Q & A's With Classic British Spares

Today I would like to go over some question and answers (Q&A) that we have repeatedly popped up over time. These questions usually come from customers or those looking for more information about the CBS company and what we offer.

Not only do we answer each question directly when we receive them we have decided to make a Q&A post which will showcase most of the frequently asked questions that we received, and there is a lot.


Let's get started...


Where can I find vintage Triumph parts along with BSA and Norton Commando parts online?

CBS is your #1 online shop that stocks and supplies over 10,000 spares for most traditional vintage British motorcycles.

CBS has been quickly acclaimed to be the best "all-in-one" source for your vintage parts needs.

We believe that you will find all your vintage Triumph parts, BSA and Norton parts here on our website with only a few clicks with your mouse.


Who has the best prices online for vintage Triumph parts, BSA and Norton Commando parts?


Many sites today including CBS and our competitors have low prices online. However, Classic British Spares consistently has lower prices with the best quality service that you will not find anywhere else.

Our easy to navigate website ensures that you will find the parts you need at prices you deserve.


Do we carry high quality replacement parts?


Short answer is yes - we stock very high quality vintage Triumph parts and spares for BSA motorcycles and Norton Commando models. All parts that we stock go through an extensive quality check.

We source parts from all around the globe. Here are just a few parts manufacture that we source from.

 Most vintage Triumph parts, BSA parts and Norton Commando parts we stock are all parts that we use on our own motorcycles. Quality is important us and we want to offer you the best.


Do you offer free shipping?


We offer free shipping on all orders that are placed and shipped in the United States. That includes Hawaii and Alaska.

There are no minimum orders or dollar threshold to quality for free shipping.

Little do folks know CBS was one of  the first company's in our industry to offer free shipping on all our vintage Triumph parts, BSA and Norton Commando parts.

We offer free shipping to save you time and to also keep your wallet in your pocket. Saving you money is important to us as fell that owning and sustaining a vintage British motorcycle can be done even on a tight budget.


Do you ship to countries like Australia, United Kingdom, or Japan?


Classic British Spares will ship anywhere in the world regardless of your location. With our many different shipping partners that we offer you are able to choose your own carrier along with the best rates.

Here are just a few shipping partners we work with today

It is important to us that you get the parts you need in a quick and timely manner. All of our shipping providers provide tracking numbers to trace the shipment process.


Have some questions for CBS?

If you have some questions for Classic British Spares that you would like to ask we would love to get to hear them.

Feel free to ask your questions using the comment section below.

Thanks for reading and ride safe!


  • Steve K

    I have a 1965 BSA B 40 the day I noticed the tail light wasn’t working the brake light was ,the bulb was good .Then my lights work with the ignition switch off , do I need to order a switch from you.?starts fine would you think light switch is bad ?

  • Paul Lyman

    I have a 1942 BSA 500 cc military model. I am looking to replace the carburetor. Which Amal carb will fit this model? I found out the hard way that the monobloc will not fit, as the float housing will notfit behind the magneto. Any help would be appreciated ! Thanks !

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