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Back in the garage again.

(Sung to the tune of “Back in the high life again” by Steve Winwood).

I have managed to spend some time in the workshop but mainly working one-handed. 128 more words

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Assessing the damage - Part 2.

What’s good, what’s bad and what’s non-standard.

I’ve already described what the frame is like!

Forward of the steering head. This is obviously where the majority of the damage is so I have listed this separate to the rest. 1,060 more words

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Assessing the damage - Part 1.

A friend has leant me his bike jack so I can take a closer look at the S3. Rhino is occupying the bench. The big bungy strap is holding the stand out till I can reattach the springs. 283 more words

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My poor old friend.

This morning a full size articulated car transporter pulled up outside my house. All that was on it was my 750S3. It took some work to get it off the lorry as the front wheel doesn’t turn. 544 more words

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Vigili del Fuoco?

I know it’s dangerous but, I’ve been thinking.

Why would someone buy an ex-Carabinieri bike, strip it completely, then paint every part which was blue (including some very small parts like the stop light switch) bright fire-engine red? 110 more words

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A new Guzzi friend for Rhino.

Well my arm is still in a cast but that hasn’t put me off old Moto Guzzis. With the S3 badly damaged in the accident and still to be returned by the insurance company I did what any old Guzzi nut would do and started surfing the net looking for more. 475 more words

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Motor apa ini pak...?? Triumph ya pak..? Kasih jempol...!!

Brothers & sisters…, sejak terima Estrella hari Senin, malam nya saya ke pompa bensin untuk isi pertamax full tank. Hari Selasa sampe hari ini saya pake ngantor. 149 more words