Gregory Bender

Swing arm spindle adjustment tool

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

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Stephen Brenton is kind enough to manufacture this tool. Contact him directly for price and availability. View all of the tools that Stephen Brenton makes.

Two pins in tool fit into the two holes in the spindle. See Guzzi Manual, Fig 108, tool 13. MG# 12903000

Moto Guzzi special tool for the swing arm spindles.
Moto Guzzi special tool for the swing arm spindles.

Photo courtesy of Stephen Brenton.

Moto Guzzi special tool for the swing arm spindles.
Moto Guzzi special tool for the swing arm spindles.

Photo courtesy of Stephen Brenton.

As an alternative, Paul Hanks sent me the information on the tool he made. In Paul's own words:

The tool I made to remove the pins that secure the swing arm. It's a couple of 4 mm socket head cap screws attached to a piece of hardware store flat bar.

Alternative tool for adjusting the swing arm spindles.
Alternative tool for adjusting the swing arm spindles.

Photo courtesy of Paul Hanks.