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Sipea Neiman ignition switch dissassembly
« on: May 17, 2022, 08:01:07 PM »
Hello folks. I lost the key for my Ď75 850t and removed the Sipea Neiman ignition switch with the intention of pulling the tumbler to bring to a locksmith to get a key made, but there is a spring loaded pin from the tumbler that is engaged in a hole in the ignition housing that I canít push in to release tumbler. Am I right to assume that you actually canít remove it without the key? If so, do I have any options other than replacing the switch? Many thanks, Paul




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Re: Sipea Neiman ignition switch dissassembly
« Reply #1 on: May 17, 2022, 08:43:36 PM »
Pretty sure you need the key to depress that spring loaded pin.

Here's some information that might help (or not).
https://www.thisoldtractor.com/moto_guzzi_tonti_v7_sport_ignition_switch_replacement.html
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Re: Sipea Neiman ignition switch dissassembly
« Reply #2 on: May 18, 2022, 09:01:23 AM »
Pretty sure you need the key to depress that spring loaded pin.

Here's some information that might help (or not).
https://www.thisoldtractor.com/moto_guzzi_tonti_v7_sport_ignition_switch_replacement.html

Thanks ACC. I already reached out to Greg and he said he thought it was possible, but has never done it. P
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