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V7 Registry & Picture thread -- ADD YOUR BIKE

Discussion in 'V7/V85/V9 Chat & Tech' started by GTM®, Jan 2, 2009.

  1. GTM®

    GTM® Administrator Staff Member GT di Razza Pura

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    Hey Scott, congrats and welcome to the Guzzi Famiglia and GT Forum! Thanks for posting. I combined your post here with the Registry thread, so hope you'll add your VIN# and related for the first post here. Per the paragraphs in red at the top of the page here, all of your questions are likely well answered, you just have to spend a little time reading. Hope to see you here posting often! Be sure to click on the STORE tab at the top of the page as well.
     
  2. Greg Brokenshire

    Greg Brokenshire Just got it firing!

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    A 2016 with 70 miles?! Nice find - looks great!
     
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    vagrant GT Reference

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    Re-tighten (just snug) the exhaust bolts every 200 miles for a couple of thousand miles. Other than that they have been pretty glitch free. Enjoy!
     
  4. Ken Horii

    Ken Horii Just got it firing! GT Contributor

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    VIN# ZGULDU02XLM000222- Ken, Barrington, RI- D.O.P. 2.21 Hello all! Happy to finally add my bike. Mods: OEM engine guards, Racer saddle, red plug covers, Givi flyscreen, OEM center-stand, HB lift handle, trimmed rear plate mount. I paused riding about 20 years ago. Came from Honda VFR750 and a VTR1000. As a college student I road an RD350 Yamaha back in the 70's. I am a long time fan of Italian design/art/heritage. I also ride and love Italian Colnago bicycles (C64 and a restored 70's vintage Super). They are hand made in Italy like my Guzzi. I have more time to ride now that I am retired (college professor for 30 years). Perhaps I will see you out and about.

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  5. Louisv97

    Louisv97 Cruisin' Guzzisti

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    Yo I love your setup! just needs the forks dropped and longer shocks to make it look more aggressive!
     
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  6. GTM®

    GTM® Administrator Staff Member GT di Razza Pura

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    Hi Ken, congrats and welcome to the Guzzi Famiglia and GT Forum! RD/RZ350 owners typically found their way onto the NT650 (Hawk) then a SV650 (and a rare few to the VTR1000). I still own the former.
    Guzzi hooked me hard once I wound down my Pro Racing career; https://www.guzzitech.com/forums/threads/roperville-ah-todd-bio.20231/ -- anyway, hope to see you here posting often. The MGNOC Mass Chapter is fairly active for rides and meets; nemotorcycle.groups.io/g/NEMotoGuzzi/topics
     
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  7. Ken Horii

    Ken Horii Just got it firing! GT Contributor

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    Thanks Todd and many thanks for this site- excellent information. I will likely do slip ons and your re-flash after my break-in and first service.
    Also, thanks for the link to my regional group. I'll connect.
     
  8. foggy95

    foggy95 Tuned and Synch'ed GT Contributor

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    Looks like I'll add the first recorded V7 850 to the registry! VIN# ZGUKZUB05MM000008 . My location is Coatesville, PA and my local dealer is Motoplex in West Chester, PA. I feel fortunate to have an excellent dealer just 14 miles from home.

    Mods so far are bar end mirrors, Pazzo levers, and H-B center stand (I swapped them over from my traded in V7III) Yes, the H-B center stand from the earlier models does fit the V7 850 no issues. Couldn't reuse my Mistral silencers, however ... seems the diameter of the 850 header pipes is exactly the same as the inlets on the Mistrals ... so ... they just butt up against each other. Bummer ... the Mistral shorties will hit feebay soon. Date of purchase 05/12/21

    No pics yet, just this one I snapped in the showroom, just before I pulled the trigger on the deal.

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  9. David Mihelcic

    David Mihelcic Just got it firing!

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    IMG_20200525_134204448_HDR.jpg 2018 V7 III Special
    VIN#ZGULDUA00JM000238 - Dave Mihelcic - Ashburn VA - DOP 10/16/18
     
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  10. Matus

    Matus Just got it firing!

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    2018 V7 III Stone; VIN: ZGULD0004HM001929: Location: Slovakia

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    davewrites Tuned and Synch'ed GT Contributor

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    You know we’re closing in on Summer when this thread is getting new posts daily.

    Keep ‘em coming, boys and girls!
     
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    Thank you for the post, and welcome aboard to the GT Forum/Famiglia. Love having owners here from around the World. Post often.
     
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    Congrats and thanks for posting your info. Hope to see you here often. I'm trying to get my hands on one of these to begin the R&D journey.
     
  14. Tatsudoshi

    Tatsudoshi Just got it firing!

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    2016 MG V7 II Special - 1170kms on the clock - Purchased 05/28/21
    VIN # ZGULWUB14GM200209
    I really love this bike, she is a truly unique motorcycle that just oozes character, incredible machine. New Moto Guzzi V7 II Special   2.jpg
     
  15. Greg Brokenshire

    Greg Brokenshire Just got it firing!

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    5 years old and still in the break in period!
     
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    Tatsudoshi Just got it firing!

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    Good Day
    Yea I no she's still like new, the staff at Alberta Cycle up in Edmonton did a great job getting her ready to come home.
    First service completed and a new battery to boot, great people to deal with at Alberta Cycle.
    Take care
     
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    DeadEye GT Reference GT di Razza Pura

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    Is that the "stock" tank logo for Slovakia ?
    Very nice !
     
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    Tatsudoshi Just got it firing!

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    Good Day
    Yes she is all stock with the exception of the the saddle which was added by the previous owner, I think the seat is what they called the two up seat for the V7 II Racer hence the red stitching, which look's great with the red tank.
    Thank you for the compliments.
    Take Care
     
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    Burak Dedebal Just got it firing!

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    Greeting from Turkey

    I got my moto guzzi V7 Racer ( P. No: 14) last year . since then 2K miles on it . and its so much fun . no doubt i will put some upgrades as well . Regards

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    Matt Bryant Tuned and Synch'ed

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    My v7 stone 850. I like the headlight actually, but I'm younger and like that stuff I guess.
    VIN#ZGUKZUA0SMM000016

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