mine went in easy with a touch of silicone spray. Make sure your clock the positions of the hose in relation to the fitting before you make your crimp. You probably already knew that but didn't want to assume. Is the OD of the hose close to the ID of the fitting barrel? No burs or anything like that for the hose to catch on?
The passenger seat is 15 miles an hour faster than the drivers seat.
2017 Giulia Q4
74 GTV restored daily driver
71 Berlina in 2L restored driver
the ones that got away:
1959 750 series Giulietta Spider Veloce
1962 Giulietta Spider normale
1965 Giulia Sprint normale