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Guzziology
« on: January 13, 2015, 08:37:57 AM »
Question about Guzziology ... due all the revised new editions have all the old info as well?
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Re: Guzziology
« Reply #1 on: January 13, 2015, 09:03:18 AM »
I think Dave just adds pages.

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Re: Guzziology
« Reply #2 on: January 13, 2015, 09:10:24 AM »
Yes.

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Re: Guzziology
« Reply #3 on: January 13, 2015, 10:04:55 AM »
Yes, it just gets bigger.

Lots of good info there.

However, in recent years, I find myself using Greg Bender's site more than Guzziology.

http://www.thisoldtractor.com/moto_guzzi.html


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Re: Guzziology
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Re: Guzziology
« Reply #4 on: January 13, 2015, 10:24:45 AM »
Thanks all... that's kinda what I thought. Anyone need/want an older version? PM me.
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Re: Guzziology
« Reply #5 on: January 16, 2015, 05:36:41 PM »
My 98 EV is in the hands of a mechanic. I'm hoping she will come home rejuvenated. I gave the mech my Guzziology manual. He's a geek and claims it's the best damn shop manual he's ever seen. He takes it home at night just to read thru the pages.IF my EV comes back in good shape, he'll be my mech of choice.
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Re: Guzziology
« Reply #6 on: January 16, 2015, 06:22:00 PM »
that Bible is incredibly researched and there is not another brand that has anything to compare.. we are a lucky crowd to have this resource!
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Re: Guzziology
« Reply #7 on: January 17, 2015, 07:09:31 AM »
My experience raises the opposite question:  how up to date is Guzziology?  I bought my copy (version 8.1) in mid-2013 right after I got my V7 Stone.  At this time the single-throttle V7s had been out for almost 2 years (in Europe).  The book has nearly nothing on these bikes, even though it was advertised as including them.  So, I would conclude that Guzziology is a great resource for restorers and old bike aficionados, but not for the purchaser of  new bike who wants guidance on its workings and maintenance.
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Re: Guzziology
« Reply #8 on: January 17, 2015, 07:15:49 AM »
My experience raises the opposite question:  how up to date is Guzziology?  I bought my copy (version 8.1) in mid-2013 right after I got my V7 Stone.  At this time the single-throttle V7s had been out for almost 2 years (in Europe).  The book has nearly nothing on these bikes, even though it was advertised as including them.  So, I would conclude that Guzziology is a great resource for restorers and old bike aficionados, but not for the purchaser of  new bike who wants guidance on its workings and maintenance.

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