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Forum: Sedan (1962-1977)   09-14-2019, 07:11 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 9,475
Posted By Craig_m67
Love the colour :)

Love the colour :)
Forum: Alfa Romeo Topics Not Covered Elsewhere   09-12-2019, 11:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 151
Posted By Craig_m67
Alfa Giulietta (116) or early Alfetta perhaps? ...

Alfa Giulietta (116) or early Alfetta perhaps?
Is there a Part Number?
Forum: Gearbox, Transaxle, Differential & Propshaft   09-12-2019, 04:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 288
Posted By Craig_m67
His question is very clear A moment on...

His question is very clear

A moment on google typing T5 transmission (or cutting and pasting, even quicker) would make you sound far less passive aggressive and ignorant.

Perhaps itís a...
Forum: Production Alfas (1992-2016) - [CA/USA Excluded]   09-01-2019, 10:21 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 18,506
Posted By Craig_m67
I always run 36 or higher (for hwy driving) ...

I always run 36 or higher (for hwy driving)

I’ve tried many tyres over the years.. never felt comfy with anything to be honest, until I fitted Michelin PS4’s to the Giulietta. Amazing tyre; wet,...
Forum: Production Alfas (1992-2016) - [CA/USA Excluded]   09-01-2019, 05:13 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 18,506
Posted By Craig_m67
Are you sure the dodgy camber isn’t a result of...

Are you sure the dodgy camber isn’t a result of previous accident damage, or a failed/rusty rear strut/spring mount?

I only ask as I don’t think you mention that the wear is equal on both sides?
...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   09-01-2019, 05:07 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,526
Posted By Craig_m67
Runs like butter... I never heard such a thing!...

Runs like butter... I never heard such a thing! :)
I love the English language, it has so many variations, interpretations.. additions.

Congrats on the carbs, there is nothing more satisfying...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   08-22-2019, 04:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 745
Posted By Craig_m67
Itís identical, I have both.

Itís identical, I have both.
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   08-22-2019, 01:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 745
Posted By Craig_m67
Iím guessing it was floor mounted pedal version.....

Iím guessing it was floor mounted pedal version.. the master cylinders (brake/clutch) are attached to the rail under the floor.
Forum: Engine Repair, Diagnostics & Rebuilding   08-18-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 348
Posted By Craig_m67
My thoughts, having had this issue with a...

My thoughts, having had this issue with a 1600GTJunior for years

Carbs are out of balance - use/build a manometer or the device pictured above

Throttle plates (or at least one pair) are open...
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   08-18-2019, 12:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 320
Posted By Craig_m67
Stick a Busso from Milano/75 or a 164 in it. ...

Stick a Busso from Milano/75 or a 164 in it.
Job done ;)
Forum: Carburetors, Fuel Injection & Air Intake   07-31-2019, 11:52 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,046
Posted By Craig_m67
Youíre about 30years behind popular culture.... ...

Youíre about 30years behind popular culture....
I can see Rebel Wilson (Aussie) selling this, and fixing the car :grin2:
Forum: GT (1963-1977)   07-31-2019, 04:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 866
Posted By Craig_m67
Looks pretty good !! The cracks are...

Looks pretty good !!

The cracks are standard, factory even (age related).
The dent in the cross member is also common, given the age.

(Obviously) The important dimensions are between the...
Forum: GT (1963-1977)   07-31-2019, 04:12 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 7,313
Posted By Craig_m67
Fantastic! It’s amazing how a coat of epoxy...

Fantastic!

It’s amazing how a coat of epoxy primer changes things, you know you’re on the way back up now. It just gets better from here

Colour is subjective, personal.. but whatever the heck...
Forum: GT (1963-1977)   07-31-2019, 03:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 866
Posted By Craig_m67
We’re getting ahead of ourselves... what’s the...

We’re getting ahead of ourselves... what’s the actual issue?

1. Chassis is obviously bent
2. Chassis is suspected of being bent
3. Chassis needs so many rust repairs that a jig will be...
Forum: Alfa Romeo Topics Not Covered Elsewhere   07-30-2019, 04:13 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 8,333
Posted By Craig_m67
Just replace the tank, it will be faster, cheaper...

Just replace the tank, it will be faster, cheaper and an absolute solution


https://www.centerlinealfa.com/catalog/gas-tank-spider

It’s not hard to get out and you won’t have to think about...
Forum: Engine Conversions   07-30-2019, 03:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By Craig_m67
FPT has a bellhousing in current parts (ePER)...

FPT has a bellhousing in current parts (ePER) which bolts these engine (series) to the aforementioned Mazda box - they use this already in the Arbath Spider (longitudinally)


(I give up)

.
Forum: Engine Conversions   07-30-2019, 12:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By Craig_m67
Hence the reference to the Mazda Gearbox in my...

Hence the reference to the Mazda Gearbox in my post. It is fitted to the Fiat Arbath Spider, which uses these (same) engines in a longitudinal chassis. Hella job, but there is already a worked...
Forum: Production Alfas (1992-2016) - [CA/USA Excluded]   07-29-2019, 02:31 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 18,506
Posted By Craig_m67
I dunno Pete... can you buy just the OE bushes? ...

I dunno Pete... can you buy just the OE bushes?
I donít think they actually sell them

Just poly (for the top)
Forum: Stelvio   07-28-2019, 11:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 304
Posted By Craig_m67
$100K cheaper than the equivalent in Australia,...

$100K cheaper than the equivalent in Australia, what are you waiting for!
Forum: Production Alfas (1992-2016) - [CA/USA Excluded]   07-28-2019, 08:19 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 18,506
Posted By Craig_m67
During the time these cars were mainstream,...

During the time these cars were mainstream, everybody was replacing front suspension parts very often - they’re chocolate.

The lessons learned from this at the time (from memory) were. Use Alfa...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   07-21-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 98
Posted By Craig_m67
This is the back of a RHD Duetto (1600 Spider)...

This is the back of a RHD Duetto (1600 Spider) dash.

From memory you just undo the knurled nuts and pull the instrument forward. Undo the speedo cable obviously. You may need to remove the...
Forum: Guests, New Members & Introductions - Please Read   07-20-2019, 06:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 346
Posted By Craig_m67
Hej, Recv. youíre message. Do you have a...

Hej,

Recv. youíre message. Do you have a link to the bunfight thread. From memory it was interesting discussion (with all sorts of bias etc):wink2:

Happy to help with any info I can share...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   07-17-2019, 02:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 210
Posted By Craig_m67
What do you mean by cutaways? There are many...

What do you mean by cutaways?

There are many thread showing Duetto restorations.. including complete teardowns/rebuilds

What do you want to see?
Forum: Engine Conversions   07-16-2019, 11:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By Craig_m67
The Mazda gearbox is what FIAT/Arbath use. You...

The Mazda gearbox is what FIAT/Arbath use.
You will need to sort out a bellhousing

A lot of stuff really

To my knowledge it’s not been done (yet).
Forum: Engine Conversions   07-16-2019, 10:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 776
Posted By Craig_m67
Where are you? Best gearbox to use would be...

Where are you?

Best gearbox to use would be out of the NC MX5, or the current Arbath Spider (same box), if you have access to wrecks. I imagine a change of sump (or dry sump) would be required. ...
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