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Stelvio REGISTRY & Pics thread -- ADD YOUR BIKE

Discussion in 'Stelvio Chat & Tech' started by GTM®, Nov 3, 2008.

  1. Stevie

    Stevie Cruisin' Guzzisti

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    The top pic is Nara Visa New Mexico. The second pic was taken near Mosquero New Mexico.
     
  2. Jerome J Sorich

    Jerome J Sorich Tuned and Synch'ed

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  3. xrayman

    xrayman Just got it firing!

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    I'm the proud new owner of a 2009 Stelvio w/ 29,000 miles. After owning several BMW GS, including a GS 1250 Adventure, I was prepared to not like this bike on my test ride. The GS was way too tall and awkward and I never felt secure riding it. I'm an OK dirt off-road rider on dirt bikes but a couple days of falling and picking up the GS in California desert deep sand (and the $1000 or so replacement parts from damage) had me so done riding that bike off-road!

    I'm 5'8, down from 5'9" of my youth! Jumping on the Stelvio less than 2 minutes into the ride-I fell in love with this bike.
    The weight disappeared, loved the power, feel and balance-I totally felt I was "home"! Because it's a Guzzi.

    PO had about every possible accessory and upgrade for this bike. 4 windshields, 2 sets luggage, Stuci billet foot pegs, Agostini exhaust, better driving/fog lights, and the rocker arm update performed by Pro Italia in Glendale, CA. Tires are dated 2014 Michelin that look like new, but I don't roll on old tires so awaiting new tires this week and I can start riding the bike. It's already 80's here in the desert and I look forward to putting some miles on the bike. Thanks for the warm welcome and the super tech forum.

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  4. Raven

    Raven High Miler GT Famiglia

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    Nicely appointed bike! Have fun!
     
  5. GTM®

    GTM® Administrator Staff Member GT di Razza Pura

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    Congrats and welcome to the GT Forum and Guzzi Famiglia. Love to get your VIN# and related for the first post of this thread.
    Yes, as a previous GS owner (a long time ago now, though I have considerable seat time on all even to the latest), the Stelvio shines so far beyond the specs on paper over the GS, let alone the Guzzi hook. Glad to hear you're a convert now. Your Stelvio was linked to me for possible new owners dozens of times, so glad you got it. My shop is in Orange, so if I can be of any help showing you how well one can be made to run, book an appointment in via the SERVICE tab above. Hope to catch you on a SoCal Guzzi ride/event this year.
     
  6. scottmastrocinque

    scottmastrocinque Scott Mastrocinque GT Famiglia

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    Welcome to the fold! I love my Stelvio NTX and you will love your Stelvio too.
     
  7. Chris E

    Chris E Just got it firing!

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    Greetings. Been a member since November. Just got this wonderful machine all dialed in and running like a champ thanks to Todd and the many contributors to this forum that provide technical and mechanical know how. ECU Flash, TPS reset, Throttle body sync, charcoal canister removal... THANK YOU, Everyone! Went for a ride today and it was AWESOME!
    VIN#ZGULZU016DM112350 2013 Stelvio NTX DOP: April 7, 2020 11890 miles Now has 19130 miles.
    Plans to ride the WA Backcountry Discovery Route in September. littlemonster.jpg
     
  8. GTM®

    GTM® Administrator Staff Member GT di Razza Pura

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    Nice Chris, congrats and thanks for posting. I say often that the Stelvio has to be one of their very best production models for standard daily use. I LOVE mine, and can't see ever replacing it unless they tick all of the same boxes with a new model down the road. Thrilled to be of help in you getting it sorted. Post often, and maybe catch you at one of my events here in SoCal one day soon. Until then... ENJOY.
     
  9. scottmastrocinque

    scottmastrocinque Scott Mastrocinque GT Famiglia

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    Stelvios simply rock!

    I will never sell mine because it's just way to wonderful a motorcycle for me.

    Congratulation on your classic choice!
     
  10. Ray Slocomb

    Ray Slocomb Just got it firing! GT Contributor

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    Picked up a 2015 Stelvio on the 6th of this month. brought it home and brought all the service up to date and adjusted the valves. So far it's doing everything very well and other than getting the seat built at Russell in November it's a keeper.
    VIN#ZGULZU012FM200086.

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  11. GTM®

    GTM® Administrator Staff Member GT di Razza Pura

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    Thanks Ray, welcome to the GT Forum & Guzzi Famiglia (assuming this is your first, and certainly not your last, sorry). Enjoy!
     

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