Alfa Romeo Bulletin Board & Forums - View Profile: DPeterson3
Gold Subscriber

DPeterson3 DPeterson3 is offline

Push hard and live

  Visitor Messages

Showing Visitor Messages 1 to 10 of 31
  1. Austin Juneau
    09-12-2019 06:36 AM - permalink
    Austin Juneau
    Hi I understand Dabraham wants a 102 cast iron engine?
    I came across this need in an email to Glenn Gaudin in ME
    Im in NH and have a stuck engine for rebuild.
    my number 603 558-1111
    [email protected]

    I can deliver my engine if in a reasonable driving distance

    Thank you,
    Mike Juneau
  2. elsonite
    04-02-2019 06:02 PM - permalink
    Hi Don,

    Do you know anyone that has new valve springs for the CI 2000 engines? I've searched the usual suppliers with no luck so far. Thanks in advance for any ideas.

  3. davidbir
    02-05-2019 10:42 AM - permalink
    Hello Don, I wonder if you can help me with something? I am building a 'Special' using a 2600 engine/gearbox. The gearbox I have has no angle drive for the speedometer cable-should it have? There is just a threaded flange sticking out at the rear-I assume an angle drive goes to that? Is the angle drive shared with other Alfas or is it unique to the 2600 do you know?
    Thanks, sorry to be a nuisance.
    David Birchall, Vancouver
  4. franco-veloce
    12-12-2017 03:33 PM - permalink
    Hi Don,

    price EU 1050,- excl. shipping

    delivery time 4-5 weeks

    greetings Franco
  5. JJr
    03-04-2017 05:54 PM - permalink
    Hello Mr. Peterson,

    I've seen many of your posts and was just reading your "full monty" thread, always loved the lines of the Montreal. I was hoping you could give me to your body shop, I'm up in Reno and was hoping I could find a local member with a reputable shop I could consult with regarding having my 1971 1750 GTV redone. Would love to drive down, take you to lunch and pick your brain on Alfa's.

    Thank you in advance.
    Joe Atencio
  6. mcorrallo
    08-03-2016 05:58 AM - permalink

    I have followed your thread for a while and am interested in being the next caretaker of your Monty. I will be in Monterey for the auctions and wanted to get an idea from you what it is going to take to buy your car. The reason I ask is that it costs $200 to get bidder credentials at Russo & Steele and yours is the only car I am interested in bidding on. If it's within my comfort range, I'll get in on the action.

    -Mark Corrallo
  7. 91spiderNV
    06-12-2016 08:50 PM - permalink
    Hello don
    I sure could use your help since you know not a lot of alfas in reno/carson city area. I resurrected my 78 sedan from a backyard in reno. Mice took its toll on the wiring and im patching together the pieces.
    I havent dealt with twin webers before so im reading up and consult the bb.
    I usually hang out at the sierra invisible shield shop. Lots of intersting cars show up there. SIS | Sierra Invisible Shield | Your Clear Bra Specialists
    He does airplanes too.

  8. HeavyMetalAlfa
    06-08-2016 09:35 AM - permalink
    Hey Don,
    I'll try Doug, and then list it.
    I was building my shop up to a point where I would be a full fledged shop, rather than just a rabid GTV6 enthusiast.
    But interference by a BB member cost me several sales and a lot of my enthusiasm.
    Also, my health is failing, I have congestive heart failure and have to be very careful not to stress.
    So, getting rid of all my parts and all of my cars except for 2 GTV6's and 2 Montreals.
    Big job, as I had 30 Alfas and a tractor trailer load of parts.
    Thanks for your suggestions,
  9. HeavyMetalAlfa
    06-05-2016 02:52 PM - permalink
    Hi Don,
    I hope all is well with you.
    I have a 50's 2ltr engine I would like to find a home for. Has sat outside for a few years.
    I'd like $400 plus shipping.
    I am closing my shop in August, and have a ton of Alfa stuff to get rid of, mostly V6 era. I have a weathered Giullietta engine and trans too. Papajam recommended asking you for input.
    Thank you for your consideration,
  10. Dr.G
    12-28-2015 11:31 AM - permalink
    Do you know my Uncle Gary Boutz? I'm guessing you might.
    Retired American Airlines, Air Force Colonel.

  About Me

  • About DPeterson3
    Past and present lives include professional musician, 8 years on US aerobatic team, mid-tech company president, tango dancer, grandfather.
    Carson City, NV
    Aviation and bridge
    Practicing curmudgeon, guardian for grandson, world adventurer. Misanthropic participant in this watery world made for man, who has no gills
  • Signature
    Don P
    Carson City, NV

    Past Alfas...
    59 102 Touring (first Alfa $500 running)
    65 Sprint GT (2nd Alfa, $500 daily driver)
    102 Sprint (never did anything with it, but wish I had)
    74 Berlina (first new car - now certainly rusted into oblivion)
    61 Giulietta Spider G-Prod Race Car (where is it now?)
    84 Spider Veloce (rarely drove it, so sold it)
    86 Quadrifoglio (Dull car - no more 115s for me)
    1971 Montreal "The Full Monty". Fair winds and following seas

    Current Alfas
    59 102 Touring Roadster - restoration complete, enough Alfa for any rational man. Or irrational, for that matter
    Oops. Add to the "present" list, 10204 01488, 2000 Touring Roadster project

    And past...
    Two 1946 Stampe SV4C (c/n 294 "Rocinante" - wife's favorite airplane. RIP), and c/n 235 "La Bon Temps Femme" (gone to a new home, but never forgotten)
    Zlin 50LA (+9 -6 gees, titanium spar, 1200 lbs, 260HP rumored to now be in Brazil)
    1946 Luscombe 8A
    Starduster Too (recently spotted at the Nevada City, CA airport - over 20 years and an entire continent separating it from our stewardship in Binghamton, NY)
    1955 Cessna 170B (wife taught me to fly tailwheel in this)

    And present...
    64 Mooney M20E ("Rambo". My faithful steed for over 40 years) Over 55 years old, and just returned from a trip to Argentina in him
    Newest in the fleet
    1967 Piper Super Cub on Wipline amphibious floats (a true "all terrain vehicle")
    2010 Triumph Thunderbird

    You can snap roll an Alfa only one time...


Total Posts
Visitor Messages
General Information
  • Last Activity: Today 06:08 PM
  • Join Date: 04-22-2007


Showing Friends 1 to 2 of 2

  Contact Info

Instant Messaging
Send an Instant Message to DPeterson3 Using...
This Page


    1959 Alfa Romeo 2000 Touring Roadster
    Don Juan
    1971 Alfa Romeo Montreal
    FL Monty


01:40 PM - crackie mentioned DPeterson3 in post Input on Centerline Springs, Koni Reds & OEM Swaybars
...ire some thought. DPeterson3 - I had same scrapin...
05:53 PM - ossodiseppia mentioned DPeterson3 in post oil in water/water in oil
DPeterson3 I find your choice o...
07:33 AM - andylarry mentioned DPeterson3 in post oil in water/water in oil
DPeterson3, Yes, the oil pressu...
06:13 AM - Tom Frasca mentioned DPeterson3 in post Reading spark plugs
DPeterson3 Yup.. finally welde...
09:39 AM - Austin Alfa mentioned DPeterson3 in post 2000 Touring Spider barn find
DPeterson3 Good for you and goo...
03:51 PM - cowspigswars mentioned DPeterson3 in post Would a Giulia Spider 1600 steering wheel fit a 102 2000
DPeterson3 I am definitely inte...
08:18 PM - vespaholic_com mentioned DPeterson3 in post Velocity Stacks for Weber 40 DCOE 2 Must be small!!
...K Thanks anyway! DPeterson3: My car had foam, d...
11:46 AM - Furrikain mentioned DPeterson3 in post 1300 116 Nuova Giulietta short stroke engine
DPeterson3: don't know if you w...


01:58 PM - horsewidower quoted DPeterson3 in post 1967 Giulia Super
I think we need a thread titled...
01:19 PM - PSk quoted DPeterson3 in post Tyres
Dougal, I meant to include the...
12:29 PM - EdBorto quoted DPeterson3 in post Wanted Wire wheels 50´sReply to Thread
When one considers the cost to ...
01:50 PM - PSk quoted DPeterson3 in post 2000T new project
“Uh, did you bring the weight?”...
10:49 AM - aguirola quoted DPeterson3 in post Bosch Dynamo / Alternator / Starters, Carbons ?
Bosch is infamous for manufactu...
10:21 AM - DPeterson3 quoted pescara in post Inside Superleggera - Adventure in time
So, banjo is the same for al...
01:20 PM - DPeterson3 quoted pescara in post Inside Superleggera - Adventure in time
No worries. you can do the ...
04:12 AM - DPeterson3 quoted pescara in post Inside Superleggera - Adventure in time
Don, you have some news f...
08:15 PM - DPeterson3 quoted AaronsSpider in post Replacing Missing Door Keys
I emailed them, they asked that I...
08:00 PM - AaronsSpider quoted DPeterson3 in post Replacing Missing Door Keys
It might be worthwhile contacti...
04:49 PM - DPeterson3 quoted ESPIRA2600 in post grigio biacca
Hola I have bad news. I do no...
01:25 AM - PS70 quoted DPeterson3 in post Webers and 102s. And maybe 106s
Don, As your summary of wha...
04:17 PM - DPeterson3 quoted IRONBLOCK in post Webers and 102s. And maybe 106s
Mark, The 2300 has fairly s...
04:03 PM - DPeterson3 quoted PS70 in post Webers and 102s. And maybe 106s
Serge, I disagree with...
02:32 PM - PS70 quoted DPeterson3 in post Webers and 102s. And maybe 106s
Don ... I understood perfect...
04:03 AM - PS70 quoted DPeterson3 in post Webers and 102s. And maybe 106s
Hi Don, This sentence was conf...
09:40 PM - PS70 quoted DPeterson3 in post Webers and 102s. And maybe 106s
I will try the open cap on 1488...
04:45 PM - DPeterson3 quoted PS70 in post Webers and 102s. And maybe 106s
Originally Posted by DPet...
02:28 PM - DPeterson3 quoted PS70 in post Webers and 102s. And maybe 106s
We will eventually conver...
10:39 AM - PS70 quoted DPeterson3 in post Webers and 102s. And maybe 106s
Don, Ha! Spare minutes are ...
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome