The company also built MFB motorcycles.
Sun May 19 2013
franco minerilli yankee peddler
could you give me the address of steve's moped in NJ
They are listed under NJ
Tue May 08 2012
Vin number location
FMB Yankee Peddler
Want to know how to obtain the Vin # on my 1977 yankee peddler, number on sticker has been rubbed off when I bought it. Please help so I can register it.
Sacramento, Ca USA
Sun Jul 12 2009
hobbybox at planet.nl
FMB Telaimotor 48 SS
The Telaimotor factory was established in the city Bologna.
I have attached a copy from an advertizing from the magazine Motociclismo, datet november 1969.
And a picture from the 48SS that I own
The frame on the pictures from Paolo is the same as on the picture from
Nico and my picture.
This frame was also used by Aquila and was equiped with a Benelli engine
Ciao, Henk Janssen - Netherlands
Tue Sep 16 2008
omgitztarnue at yahoo dot com
yankee peddler fmb
looking for gas tank
Sun Dec 23 2007
CIRILODQYDLL at BELLSOUTH.NET
1977 YANKEE PEDDLER
NECESITO UN PISTON CON AROS PARA 1977 YANKEE PEDDLER.
Mon Dec 03 2007
foggiato at foggiato.it
FMB Telaimotor 48 SS
Dear Sirs, I bought this 48cc bike but the previous owner repaint it. I ask to know the original shape, color and logo to restore it.
Sat Oct 20 2007
cirilodqydll at belsouth.net
tengo un yankee peddler 1977 2 stroke con solo 150 km corridos.necesito piston y rings para este motor.espero respuesta
Mon Aug 13 2007
Carsone73005 at cox.net
Help I cant find VIN # anywhere
1977 FMB Yankee Peadler moped
Could you help me out possibaly and let me know where i could look to find the VIN# i cant regester without. Thanks alot
Narragansett, RI , United states
Tue Jun 26 2007
rsenn4 at hotmail dot com
cannot start and can't find VIN
cannot start and throttle seems to do nothing. Trying to get title straight but can't find a vin
I finally figured out how to start it but I believe my title is bogus. They charge so much for title transfer here in Illinois its hard telling when the last time this bike was titled. I didn't see the person whom I bought it from on the title either. The title I have says it's 1963 but I find that hard to believe. That is why I need to find the VIN. Thanks for any help. Rich
Fri Jun 08 2007
joelisa13 at aol dot com
1976 yankee peddler
I am looking for a replacement coil for a 1976 yankee peddler in the united states .... is there any distributors in the USA ??
Sun Oct 22 2006
danrogers at hotmail dot com
1980 yankee peddler
serial # 03348 telaimotor moped
found stored in a garage in need of repairs. any information or manual to help. parts available
tampa, florida usa
Thu Aug 31 2006
nico-lize at hotmail dot com
FMB supersport moped
I have bought a FMB supersport moped.
I am looking for the right logo on the sides of the gastank.
I have added some pictures to make the model known
The bike is made in Italia. It's a 49 cc 2 stroke engine. The marque is an FMB telaimotor.
The bike will be restaured this winter.
greetinngs nico van der Houwen
Tue Jun 07 2005
airsoftking27 at hotmail dot com
1977 FMB Yankee Peddler
I have a 1977 FMB Yankee Peddler, and it doen't always fire up when I try to start it. I believe it is due to a bad capacitor in the flywheel. Do you know where I can get one?
February 28th 2005
This page includes the following:
"I have a 1977 FMB Yankee Peddler moped for which I'm desperately in need of some information and parts. It was manufactured by FMB Telaimotor in March 1977 and has a Motori Minarelli engine with the number S1 DEM9560-S stamped on the engine's housing."
Daniele Maglione wrote:
I'm writing to you because i just found a telaimotor in a garage. I would like to know where it's possible to find any information about product from telaimotor (that i think doesn't exist more).
Lieven Loots wrote:
Just got this mail. Anyone out there who knows more? Ivar maybe?
Myself, this is the very first time in my life I hear the name telaimotor.
I have seen a Telaimotor in Italy on a few rare occasions. Small 50cc mopeds. Though I am not sure, I believe they carried a two stroke Fantic engine. Not much help I guess. -- Ivar de Gier
March 21, 2000
I own a 1979 50cc Minarelli Moped that goes by the name "Yankee Peddler". The Minnarelli engine was exported & put on frames in Rhode Island. I'm trying to bring it back to life (it was barely running when I got it) & know only the basics of bike repair.
I picked up as repair manual from Steve's mopeds in New Jersey (they're on the net), but unfortunately there was no help for the wiring, just the engine.
I know Minarelli was either bought out or became another company, but I can't remember what. It might be a good source for replacement parts & info if I can find out. Please email any & all advice (except "Junk it & get a new one." - I've already heard that) to catbus40 at yahoo dot com . Thanks!