Gregory Bender

Fuel tank fitment on various frames

Moto Guzzi V700, V7 Special, Ambassador, 850 GT, 850 GT California, Eldorado, and 850 California Police models

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Fitting a V700 tank on an early V700 frame

Fitment should be straightforward - no special considerations are required.

Fitting a V700 tank on a late V700 frame

Fitment should be straightforward - no special considerations are required.

Fitting a V700 tank on an Ambassador or Eldorado frame

Fitment should be straightforward - no special considerations are required.

Fitting an Ambassador or Eldorado tank on an early V700 frame

This combination causes a several challenges that are difficult to overcome. While those with superior fabrication skills may choose to make the necessary modifications, I chose to source a completely different frame when I encountered this problem on a build that was 99% complete. Oh the lessons in life I've learned the hard way...

Fitting an Ambassador or Eldorado tank on a late V700 frame

This combination causes a small challenge that is relatively easy to address:

Fitting an Ambassador or Eldorado tank on an Ambassador or Eldorado frame

Fitment should be straightforward - no special considerations are required.