Author Topic: Valve guide replacement-machine shop suggestions?  (Read 1989 times)

Offline bodine99

  • Sunday Rider
  • **
  • Posts: 81
  • Location: melbourne Fl.
Re: Valve guide replacement-machine shop suggestions?
« Reply #30 on: December 22, 2018, 12:45:44 PM »
+1 for Leo Goff. He has been at this a very long time and has a A-1 reputation
03 Bonny
05 Kaw Z-750S
69 Trident
69 T-100
2 BSA's
1976 BMW R-75/6

Offline Moto

  • Guzzi Hero
  • *****
  • *
  • *
  • *
  • Posts: 3045
  • pazzi per la Moto Guzzi
  • Location: Madison, WI
Re: Valve guide replacement-machine shop suggestions?
« Reply #31 on: December 22, 2018, 02:03:16 PM »
It sounds like shops could have a motive not to k-line if there is less money in it for them. Call me a cynic.

Moto
1976 850-T3
2007 GRiSO 1100
2017 Italjet/SSR Buccaneer 250i


Online Frenchfrog

  • Weekend Warrior
  • ***
  • Posts: 128
Re: Valve guide replacement-machine shop suggestions?
« Reply #32 on: December 22, 2018, 02:51:09 PM »
Exactly my thinking too....

Online Rough Edge racing

  • Guzzi Hero
  • *****
  • Posts: 3393
  • Location: Marion NY
Re: Valve guide replacement-machine shop suggestions?
« Reply #33 on: December 22, 2018, 03:41:08 PM »
+1 for Leo Goff. He has been at this a very long time and has a A-1 reputation
Goff had/has major health issues and I understand he is taking time off...I know Triumph guys who are waiting for over a year to get bike heads done.. They are asking for more than a standard guide and valve job so maybe it takes so long..
I ride junk, some of it actually goes fast

 


Advertise your products today. All proceeds go back into this website.
Your ad will show up over 10,000 times daily!
Advertise Here