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Forum: Alfa Romeo Cars For Sale & Wanted   07-08-2019, 07:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 426
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
Still available. Can't imagine finding a nicer...

Still available. Can't imagine finding a nicer one.
Forum: GT (1963-1977)   07-03-2019, 05:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,071
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
Great photos showing the difference. They look...

Great photos showing the difference. They look best as is but without the overriders.
Get rid of the overriders then see how you like it for a while.
The bumpers will grow on you. The car looks...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   06-20-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 379
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
You should change your username to...

You should change your username to "Norm"...
Forum: Alfa Romeo Cars For Sale & Wanted   06-18-2019, 06:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 426
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
1989 Spider Quadrifoglio

Marcello DiPaola, from the recently closed Alfa Auto Clinic, is selling his Spider on Hemmings.

I have seen this car a few times- it is beautiful- even nicer in person.

19K mi fully serviced by...
Forum: Off-Topic Talk   06-18-2019, 07:45 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 957
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
For me, the Alfa shops never do. The Porsche...

For me, the Alfa shops never do. The Porsche always shops do.
Not sure what to make of this...
Forum: GT (1963-1977)   05-31-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,562
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
Change the filter with each oil change. Do you...

Change the filter with each oil change.
Do you put on dirty clothes after a shower??? (OK- sometimes i do, but the downside is relatively minimal - oil failures are catastrophic) As long as you...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   05-23-2019, 02:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,523
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
Not over torqued- cross threaded and stuck with...

Not over torqued- cross threaded and stuck with 1/4 inch between the bottom of the lug and the wheel. Had to drill it out!
I hand tightened the lugs....
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   05-23-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,523
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
Getting the wheels balanced on my '69 GTV. ...

Getting the wheels balanced on my '69 GTV.

How hard can this be??

took it to the local tire shop, they cross threaded one of the lugs and was not able to get the lug off. Had to get a new stud...
Forum: Shop Talk   05-10-2019, 03:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 405
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
Kenny- Get the magnaflow. That's what I...

Kenny-

Get the magnaflow. That's what I run. You like my car's sound...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   04-20-2019, 01:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,203
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
I have the Centerline kit on my current '69 GTV...

I have the Centerline kit on my current '69 GTV and like it a lot. I'm running without the boosters too.
I have the slotted/drilled rotors because they look cool.

The calipers are (per...
Forum: Other Italian Cars   02-26-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,125
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
These come up on Bring a Trailer periodically and...

These come up on Bring a Trailer periodically and there is lots of really good info about them in the comments.
You can put "citroen maserati" in the search box and pull up all sorts of info.
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   02-18-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 7,050
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
the heat shield seems to work well. It is a '69-...

the heat shield seems to work well. It is a '69- i run it hard without both of the dual boosters and it brakes well so i guess it is fine. I have the fancy, centerline, wilwood front brake set-up...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   02-18-2019, 02:05 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 7,050
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
Spreull 2mm overbore apple bite pistons with the...

Spreull 2mm overbore apple bite pistons with the associated liners, spreull aluminum flywheel, 12mm alfaholics cams, ported head, 40 DCOE's, velocity stacks with ITG filter (don't know about...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   02-18-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 7,050
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
I have the Spruell's. I do not know if they...

I have the Spruell's. I do not know if they are better than the others. I got them because, I think, they are the only ones that have each tube equal length. Also - they look cool. (but not as...
Forum: Alfa Romeo Cars For Sale & Wanted   01-17-2019, 04:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,072
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
compares nicely to this... ...

compares nicely to this...
https://newyork.craigslist.org/wch/cto/d/brewster-alfa-romeo-gtv-clean-title/6779306391.html
(no affiliation but local to me if anyone wants help with a ppi)
Forum: GT (1963-1977)   01-14-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,113
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
10 looks like hood (or, i guess, bonnet with the...

10 looks like hood (or, i guess, bonnet with the steering wheel on that side) torsion bars. They would be crossed under the very front of the hood (bonnet?) with the arms going up either side and...
Forum: Alfa Romeo Parts For Sale & Wanted   01-09-2019, 04:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 411
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
I'm in. PM sent. Thanks.

I'm in.
PM sent.
Thanks.
Forum: Alfa Romeo Parts For Sale & Wanted   01-03-2019, 11:40 AM
Replies: 17
  Wanted: 2.0 engine
Views: 1,159
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
Just spoke with Giuseppe. He has a '79 and an...

Just spoke with Giuseppe. He has a '79 and an '86 in Baldwin, NY.

Let me know if you want me to connect you.
Forum: Alfa Romeo Parts For Sale & Wanted   12-30-2018, 06:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 785
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
not sure but I think if you have the euro style...

not sure but I think if you have the euro style seats with the headrest on the driver's side on a LHD car they were originally in a RHD car and visa versa. passenger always got the headrest.
Forum: Alfa Romeo Cars For Sale & Wanted   12-20-2018, 01:10 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,734
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
HA! it's a trick question- Do whatever you have...

HA! it's a trick question- Do whatever you have to do to keep them both.
They are both special cars- you will hate yourself for selling either.

BTW- put an air filter on the 105 and fix the...
Forum: Alfa Romeo Cars For Sale & Wanted   12-08-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,403
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
That is a different Giuseppe. (no shortage of...

That is a different Giuseppe. (no shortage of Giuseppes working on Alfas...)

This is from Alfa Auto Clinic in Baldwin, NY.
These guys are true Alfistis- Giuseppe is Alfa Factory trained in...
Forum: Alfa Romeo Cars For Sale & Wanted   12-08-2018, 05:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,403
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
19k-Mile 1989 Alfa Romeo Spider Quadrifoglio

https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1989-alfa-romeo-spider-3/

Not mine- My mechanic's Marcello. (Giuseppe, from Alfa Auto Clinic's, son)

Beautiful car, well cared for- no surprises.
Wonderful...
Forum: Alfa Romeo Parts For Sale & Wanted   11-13-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 40
  For Sale: Alfa Romeo Parts
Views: 5,500
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
For what it may be worth- the Red '69 GTV with...

For what it may be worth- the Red '69 GTV with the Biscione on the hood that comes up in some pictures was mine. (someone made a left turn in front of me...) I gave it to them to put back together. ...
Forum: Alfa Romeo Cars For Sale & Wanted   08-24-2018, 06:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,498
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
Wow- this looks nice. It would be great to know...

Wow- this looks nice.
It would be great to know what you did to the engine.
Forum: GT (1963-1977)   08-12-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 741
Posted By Dave Garfinkel
Check with Alfa Auto Clinic in Baldwin, NY.

Check with Alfa Auto Clinic in Baldwin, NY.
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