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 Post subject: slightly a newbie
PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2018 4:58 am 
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Location: chandler, az
model: 907 I.E.
year: 1991
Former 88' 750 Ltd. owner circa 2011. Just picked up a '91 907ie. 21,000 original miles.

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PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2018 8:24 am 
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year: 1994
Very clean, very shiny, very nice :)

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PostPosted: Thu May 24, 2018 4:33 am 
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Location: chandler, az
model: 907 I.E.
year: 1991
She looked pretty, but the tank was full of old gas and varnish. Off to the local ducati guru who has a soft spot for Pasos for a full service.
Picked up a FIM Ultimap chip combo off of E-bay. My guy has the controller to tweak it. It's nice to have a great mechanic who is psyched to se a 27 year old bike roll in the door. :)

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 Post subject: Re: slightly a newbie and bad ultimap chip
PostPosted: Fri Jun 22, 2018 5:22 am 
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Location: chandler, az
model: 907 I.E.
year: 1991
First off, I do not do much of my own work, I leave that to the professionals :-P
Soooo... Tank cleaned out of nastiness, new fluids belts tires etc. The Ultimap FIM Chip I bought is a non starter. Fuel pump goes on but no spark.
So my guy put the stock chip back in and it runs fine. He's a factory certified Ducati tech and racer who has a soft spot for pasos.
He did a few tweaks to richen things up.

Anyone else ever get a bad chip? My guy says that's a first for him.

Anyway, the bike runs great with a nice fat midrange.

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Location: Columbus, OH USA
model: 907 I.E.
year: 1993
May I ask what you paid for it? I have a '93 with 10k miles on it and have been wondering what it might bring if I put it up for sale. I also have a '91 with 50k miles that I'll probably always keep...


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 Post subject: Re: slightly a newbie
PostPosted: Fri Jul 13, 2018 4:01 am 
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Joined: Tue Jun 21, 2011 2:16 am
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Location: chandler, az
model: 907 I.E.
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I'm into it for around $3,000 including full service, tune and tires.

I did get a great deal on the initial purchase though, and the orig owner has visiting rights!

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 13, 2018 7:15 am 
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Looks like a beautifully kept example, well done on getting her all sorted.

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 Post subject: Re: slightly a newbie
PostPosted: Sat Sep 29, 2018 6:56 am 
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Location: chandler, az
model: 907 I.E.
year: 1991
Installed a Fast by Ferracci Stage 2 Chip and had her re-tuned. It pulls hard from down low and the powerband is fat and smooth.
I wasn't sure about her when I bought her, but this is one heck of a bike. A keeper for sure.

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