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Ok. I have a Ducati 1978 900 GTS rolling motor.

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Ok . I have a Ducati 1978 900 GTS rolling motor. Which Ducati motors will fit in my frame ? Where can I get the correct motor ?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  kwiggins29059 replied 1 year ago.

Hello, the motor from a 77-79 860 GTE or GT (non electric start) will both work and are 863CC as the 900 GTS engines were.

Sourcing one is in a word, difficult. There are currently some case halves on ebay and other needed parts to assemble an entire engine. You might also want to try Oddball auto parts They have helped me source hard to find vintage bike parts in the past.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
opt out Original Ducati motors of this age are not available. Which of the many used contemporary Ducati motors will fit in my frame.

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