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Pete Roper
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PostSubject: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Wed Nov 07, 2018 5:44 pm

Batten down the hatches! I've got a 2012 Norge coming in this afternoon. Ownner check the valves and they were tight so he loosened them off then rode 300km before it went 'BANG! Clank-clank-clank!' and failed to proceed!

I have a feeling this one is not going to be pretty!!! Shocked Laughing

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sideshowbob
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Wed Nov 07, 2018 5:50 pm

Pictures of carnage when available please.
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Oz1200Guzzi
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Wed Nov 07, 2018 5:52 pm

Maybe the last rites might be more appropriate!
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GuzziSteve
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Wed Nov 07, 2018 6:01 pm

Operator Error? WTF over!
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Pete Roper
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Wed Nov 07, 2018 6:03 pm

Not sure. I'm guessing it's a flattie that has been ridden to death.
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Wed Nov 07, 2018 7:41 pm


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Pete Roper
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Wed Nov 07, 2018 7:50 pm

It’s lost it’s valve timing and bent some valves. Gotta pull the air Oz to get the head off. I think it’s the RH side because he said smoke came out of that side.... Laughing Laughing Laughing
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Richard
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Thu Nov 08, 2018 4:55 am

Thanks for the Chopin funeral march reminder. I did forget how nice it was  Smile

Too sad for the Norge  No
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Pete Roper
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Sun Nov 11, 2018 3:27 pm

Shouldn't look like that.....

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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Sun Nov 11, 2018 3:36 pm

Horrible sight!
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Oz1200Guzzi
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Sun Nov 11, 2018 3:46 pm

Sudden compression loss, not to mention the jaws of (non) life.

We do implanting at work, but not like that!
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GuzziSteve
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Sun Nov 11, 2018 4:42 pm

Hold my beer Jethro, watch this!!
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MalG
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Sun Nov 11, 2018 4:48 pm

Look on the bright side - 3 of the valves look fine, and there's only a little dent in the piston. Reminds me of the burnt Carberry - 3/4 of the rear tyre was perfect.
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sideshowbob
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Sun Nov 11, 2018 5:08 pm

That is fuuugy. If he's lucky the rod isn't bent.
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Stubbie
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Sun Nov 11, 2018 6:13 pm

It looks like it took a few hits before it broke off.
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Steak
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Mon Nov 12, 2018 12:08 pm

That looks... Odd. Laughing

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sidrat
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Mon Nov 12, 2018 12:43 pm

it will polish out

i assume the flatties ran too tight, but i wouldn't have thought they would push the valve that close to the piston without your knowing about it beforehand
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Pete Roper
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Mon Nov 12, 2018 12:52 pm

No, it was a factory roller bike. It lost its cam timing on that cylinder.
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PostSubject: Re: INCOMING!!!   INCOMING!!! Icon_minitime1Mon Nov 12, 2018 2:56 pm

Poor bugger. I assume it is recoverable at great expense? I feel for him having just had a similar experience but with a happy Motomoda outcome. By the way Pete, the GRiSO now has 1100kms since the shells went in. Lots of commuting and stop start work with the odd flog up the valley, some of it in +28 degrees C.
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