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« on: May 22, 2012, 04:18:22 PM »

The Multi is a little past due it's next major service, and I'd rather not have to spend $1100+ at the dealer.  Anyone know of a good indy shop or person within 200 miles or so of Philly that can work on the desmo?  Belts, valves, etc.

I don't mind doing oil changes/brakes and other routine maintenance myself, but no way am I comfortable attacking the motor.

Thanks!
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« Reply #1 on: May 22, 2012, 06:44:37 PM »

Try Roland at the Spare Parts Company in Old City Philly.  

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« Reply #2 on: May 22, 2012, 08:50:31 PM »

hi ken, while i was looking for a duc there is a 95 m900 on phila craigslist and its at a shop in the stockton new hope area. the background of the pics showed what appeared to be well organized shop,phone number was 603-229-2682 but not sure if thats shops number
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« Reply #3 on: May 22, 2012, 11:57:08 PM »

Speedwerks, Dover DE. They have done plenty of Ducati work, to include race prep.  http://www.speedwerks.com/   Tell Steve (the owner) that Jay Bob refered you.
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« Reply #4 on: May 23, 2012, 08:21:03 PM »

TRY ontheedgeppowersports.com  ask for  Clint Brenizer ( 717) 323-0481
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« Reply #5 on: May 25, 2012, 07:57:42 AM »

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« Reply #6 on: May 25, 2012, 09:04:09 AM »


Speedwerks, Dover DE. They have done plenty of Ducati work, to include race prep.  http://www.speedwerks.com/   Tell Steve (the owner) that Jay Bob refered you.


I'll second that. Steve has been taking care of my SV for several years now with no complaints.
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« Reply #7 on: May 25, 2012, 11:34:13 AM »

Dewey is in our Desmo Owners Club and did work on my ST as well as on several others bikes.  He does top notch work at beyond resonable rates.  He's in the Lancaster area.
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« Reply #8 on: May 25, 2012, 11:44:41 AM »


Dewey is in our Desmo Owners Club and did work on my ST as well as on several others bikes.  He does top notch work at beyond resonable rates.  He's in the Lancaster area.


More info please!  Who is Dewey associated with and which Desmo club is this?  If you'd rather, PM me.  I've been looking for reasonable place for work on my 996...
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« Reply #9 on: May 25, 2012, 11:46:49 AM »




More info please!  Who is Dewey associated with and which Desmo club is this?  If you'd rather, PM me.  I've been looking for reasonable place for work on my 996...


Dewey is in this thread. Get it from the horse's mouth.  Thumbsup

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« Reply #10 on: May 25, 2012, 12:22:10 PM »




More info please!  Who is Dewey associated with and which Desmo club is this?  If you'd rather, PM me.  I've been looking for reasonable place for work on my 996...


I'm not associated with any dealership, I'm a gunmaker (www.vicknairrestorations.com) by trade and I've got 25 years experience working on European bikes.  I don't advertise motorcycle services but rely on word-of-mouth.  
I use only the best parts, I don't take shortcuts, and "good enough" isn't.
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The club is Rombo Rosso DOC.  www.romborossodoc.com
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« Reply #11 on: May 25, 2012, 01:15:16 PM »




I'm not associated with any dealership, I'm a gunmaker (www.vicknairrestorations.com) by trade and I've got 25 years experience working on European bikes.  I don't advertise motorcycle services but rely on word-of-mouth.  
I use only the best parts, I don't take shortcuts, and "good enough" isn't.
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The club is Rombo Rosso DOC.  www.romborossodoc.com


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« Reply #12 on: May 31, 2012, 05:46:00 PM »

I have met a number of the Ducati club members.  Good guys.  I am wondering if the club has maintenance lab days for people to learn Ducati servicing such as valve adjustments.  I have wanted a Ducati for awhile but the high costs of regular maintenance has held me back.
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« Reply #13 on: May 31, 2012, 08:23:46 PM »


I have met a number of the Ducati club members.  Good guys.  I am wondering if the club has maintenance lab days for people to learn Ducati servicing such as valve adjustments.  I have wanted a Ducati for awhile but the high costs of regular maintenance has held me back.


 Sorry, nothing like that.
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