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Glen Forrest
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PostSubject: New wheel - any tips?   New wheel - any tips? Icon_minitime1Sun Dec 06, 2020 10:43 pm

Afternoon all.
Have a large dent and a crack in my GRiSO's front wheel after hitting some debris on a highway.
Have been informed a repair is not a feasible option.

Have found a couple of Ebay,

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GRiSO wheel

Has anyone had an dealings with this eller, or any other handy advice, please.

Tks.

Located in Perth.
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Don Abbondio
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PostSubject: Re: New wheel - any tips?   New wheel - any tips? Icon_minitime1Mon Dec 07, 2020 5:28 pm

Glen,

A1 used to be the Melbourne Moto Guzzi dealer. I bought my first Guzzi from them 20 years ago, spare parts, servicing, etc. Didn't have any issues. Presumably they still have some old stock to sell.
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Don Abbondio
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PostSubject: Re: New wheel - any tips?   New wheel - any tips? Icon_minitime1Mon Dec 07, 2020 6:23 pm

Glen,

That's a good deal - if it was me I'd get on the blower straight away, before some other bastard does...
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Glen Forrest
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PostSubject: Re: New wheel - any tips?   New wheel - any tips? Icon_minitime1Tue Dec 08, 2020 2:16 am

Thanks for your responses, ordered and on the way.  

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Pete Roper
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PostSubject: Re: New wheel - any tips?   New wheel - any tips? Icon_minitime1Tue Dec 08, 2020 2:45 am

She be fooked!
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OldMojo
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PostSubject: Re: New wheel - any tips?   New wheel - any tips? Icon_minitime1Tue Dec 08, 2020 6:41 am

Ouch! What did you hit?

Did you manage to stay upright?

Glad it wasn't worse!
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Glen Forrest
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PostSubject: Re: New wheel - any tips?   New wheel - any tips? Icon_minitime1Wed Dec 09, 2020 4:36 am

"" It was a thee lane highway....had been passing someoine, due to the amount of traffic ahead, suddenly saw "something" ön the road, but too late to avoid.
Big bang, head shakes, wobbles......

Only saw it about 1 second before I hit it, maybe a brick or something of simiar size.
Ended up riding about 4 kms to work with a flat tyre, and if you have done it, you will know, the bike does not like turning with a flat front tyre.
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