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  1. gprocket
    03-29-2017 09:40 AM - permalink
    gprocket
    Boy I wish I had better news for you. These lids are a real pain. The springs have to be strong to lift the lid open but it also forces the lid up when closed and then the seal adds to it. I think this constant force wears the hinges over time. We actually install the seal and the lid and make adjustments before paint. You might be able to open the slots up a bit more to get it down more but it will bottom out on the bottom of the hinge bracket. No easy solution that I've found...
  2. xray
    01-07-2012 04:06 PM - permalink
    xray
    Hello........

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    JEBoniface
    83 GTV-6 3.0L
    79 Alfetta
    78 Alfetta Sport Sedan
    67 Duetto
    58 Guiletta

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  • Last Activity: 06-20-2019 05:50 PM
  • Join Date: 11-29-2004

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06-17-2019
07:25 PM - jeboniface mentioned slowcreek in post Restoring Alfetta Sedans?
slowcreek - I see you are addi...
08-01-2018
04:52 PM - jeboniface mentioned Eman911 in post Alfetta clutch slave cylinder removal
... in that manner. Eman911 - I did a similar th...
04:52 PM - jeboniface mentioned Calguy 17 in post Alfetta clutch slave cylinder removal
Calguy 17 - That would work bu...
10-25-2017
06:31 PM - jeboniface mentioned GT4 in post New GTV6 owner , track car
...e/street pads. GT4 is absolutely correc...
03-05-2017
06:44 PM - jeboniface mentioned Alfajay in post advice on measuring valve shims
Alfajay - That's what I was ...
11-25-2015
05:06 PM - sfalfa mentioned jeboniface in post Alfetta Sedan "barn find"
...ICA to carbs.... jeboniface: I take it you're r...

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06-17-2019
07:49 PM - slowcreek quoted jeboniface in post Restoring Alfetta Sedans?
slowcreek - I see you are addin...
08-29-2018
07:42 PM - planetmojo2 quoted jeboniface in post GTV6 Organ Donor Bits for Sale
I need a tachometer. Do you hav...
10-30-2017
07:33 PM - Alfajay quoted jeboniface in post alfetta e-tach to mechanical drive
Do I have to pull the head to g...
10-27-2017
05:47 PM - velocewhippet quoted jeboniface in post 67 Duetto 663438 Restoration
I've got a question. How did yo...
01:26 PM - SOROKOS quoted jeboniface in post 67 Duetto 663438 Restoration
I've got a question. How did yo...
10-23-2017
06:16 PM - 76Satisfaction quoted jeboniface in post Track Day: 1982 GTV6 vs 1986 Porsche 944...
Thanks for the story, It must ...
04-17-2017
03:06 PM - jeboniface quoted gigem75 in post Spica pump diagnostics - help
Good advice. There won't be...
03-07-2017
03:43 AM - jeboniface quoted alfettaparts2 in post Rear Brake Service hatch.
Cool. That's exactly what I'm talk...
03-06-2017
05:01 PM - jeboniface quoted alfettaparts2 in post Rear Brake Service hatch.
My GTV club car has larger rear br...
01-11-2017
02:54 AM - dougal quoted jeboniface in post What Wheels Best Suit a 105???
dougal - I understand the ratio...
06-22-2016
03:58 PM - alfaman quoted jeboniface in post New Alfetta questions
There are only a few things tha...
04-16-2016
07:44 PM - jeboniface quoted alfa2go in post spider bucking in reverse
I'm guessing its the reverse...
 
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