Alfa Romeo Bulletin Board & Forums - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 25 of 175
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: ALFAB4U
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   Yesterday, 02:32 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
Happy Fathers Day! I hope you got your "Alfa"...

Happy Fathers Day! I hope you got your "Alfa" Fathers Day dreams. My kids got together and bought me race tires. Nitto NT01's in 205/55 R14.
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   06-10-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 85
Posted By ALFAB4U
More... A Singer resting next to an MGA... ...

More... A Singer resting next to an MGA...

1571172

A Porsche 904...

1571174

1571176
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   06-10-2019, 07:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 85
Posted By ALFAB4U
More SAN MARINO CLASSIC pics... A very nice...

More SAN MARINO CLASSIC pics...

A very nice TZ1...

1571152

1571154

1571156
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   06-10-2019, 07:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 85
Posted By ALFAB4U
2019 San Marino Motor Classic

This last Sunday my son and I participated in the San Marino Motor Classic...Italian Sports Cars category...we chose to avoid judging and be in display only. This was the first time out to a car...
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   05-22-2019, 07:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 63
Posted By ALFAB4U
Free GTV windshield

Free rubber gasket type windshield left over from my GTV "resurrection". I will not ship, so if you're a So.Cal Alfisti and Alhambra isn't too far of a drive, it's yours. No cracks, no discernible...
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   05-19-2019, 02:44 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
I just got the car back. It's first oil change...

I just got the car back. It's first oil change since the engine rebuild (at 900 miles). The old exhaust was toast, so on went a new Alfaholics header and exhaust system.The old system was so blown...
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   05-14-2019, 11:57 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
Last week I went for a ride in a B-17 at John...

Last week I went for a ride in a B-17 at John Wayne Airport. The host of the visiting WWII air fleet was the Lyon Air Museum. They have a small collection of cars as well, including a beautiful TZ-2....
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   05-06-2019, 10:26 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
I took the GTV back into Santo's shop today...

I took the GTV back into Santo's shop today having hit the 800-1000 mile mark. They'll re-torque the head, change out the oil and filter and do some minor re-tuning. Santo had me make out a list of...
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   04-29-2019, 06:52 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
Without a passenger side door mirror I went...

Without a passenger side door mirror I went looking for an attachable wide angle rear view mirror.

My first attempt was on Amazon...an inexpensive "Fit System" Model #RM010. It would have been...
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   04-17-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
Recently, I took the Alfa out for another drive...

Recently, I took the Alfa out for another drive to break in the engine. Freeway cruise in light traffic...10 min at 3000 rpm, another 10 at 4 grand, etc. I'm at 700 miles of the 800-1000 the shop...
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   03-23-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
I drove the Alfa yesterday up to Mt Wilson and...

I drove the Alfa yesterday up to Mt Wilson and back, part of the 800 to 1000 break-in miles that Santo and Anthony want me to put on the new engine before they check it over.
This first stop is...
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   03-08-2019, 11:06 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
Yeah, thanks, I think Uncle Dick will crack up...

Yeah, thanks, I think Uncle Dick will crack up when he discovers the bear claw marks. I hope the "Bear Proof" SAAB ends up being a conversation piece for him that segues into a lot of stories and...
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   03-06-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
Back on page 5 I had a story about my brother in...

Back on page 5 I had a story about my brother in law's "Bear Proof" SAAB. I finished the project finally, and before his birthday.

1554566

1554568

1554570

1554572
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   02-28-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
I did not get the wheels switched out as intended...

I did not get the wheels switched out as intended yesterday, but I did get more break in miles on the engine. Just north of 300 now. I revisited the shop so I could get a picture of Santo, Anthony...
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   02-26-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
Sorry I missed you at Willow Springs Bob. How'd...

Sorry I missed you at Willow Springs Bob. How'd you guys do? I was putting varied rev miles on the car and I was interested in getting back on the road before Sunday traffic loaded up and while I...
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   02-22-2019, 11:08 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
Home at last! More to come. 1552536 ...

Home at last! More to come.

1552536

1552538

The car is so awesome. The shop did way more then I ever expected. Santo and Anthony Thank you so much!
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   02-08-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
I didn't go to the shop today, but I did receive...

I didn't go to the shop today, but I did receive photos from Anthony of the car without the spoiler and then mocked up with the spoiler. I'm going with the spoiler. They've now fitted the engine and...
Forum: Car Restoration   02-06-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,547
Posted By ALFAB4U
Ear plugs.

Ear plugs.
Forum: GT (1963-1977)   02-02-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,168
Posted By ALFAB4U
WITH... ... this is my '71, it came with the...

WITH...
... this is my '71, it came with the earlier, smaller "button" side markers. Even so, we decided to weld them up go for a cleaner look.

1548538

WITHOUT...
...not the same angle, but...
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   01-31-2019, 05:00 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
Today was super rainy for Southern California. I...

Today was super rainy for Southern California. I drove down to the shop to deliver my passenger seat, the new steering wheel and the shift knob I got for Christmas, as well as my windshield wipers.
...
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   01-28-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
Today I got to view the upholstery work. I like...

Today I got to view the upholstery work. I like what he's done, so the car should go back to the shop for some final assembly today or tomorrow. Then one more short trip to the paint/body guys to...
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   01-25-2019, 12:58 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
Yes indeed. With one finish coat to go I'll...

Yes indeed. With one finish coat to go I'll simulate the scratches along the top of the driver's side passenger window.
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   01-23-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
"And now for something completely different..." ...

"And now for something completely different..." -Monty Python

A Saab Story

What to do while your Alfa's out? After saying farewell to the GTV one of the...
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   01-23-2019, 12:01 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
Other shots here show sound deadening in the...

Other shots here show sound deadening in the doors (they certainly sound more solid upon closing).

1546552

Maybe (?) you can detect the oil cooler situated between the heart and...
Forum: AROSC - Alfa Romeo Owners Club Southern California   01-22-2019, 11:44 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,993
Posted By ALFAB4U
The car is at the upholstery shop again. The last...

The car is at the upholstery shop again. The last visit was for a new headliner before the windows and dash went back in, this time for carpet. Right now a dense felt padding is going in before the...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 175

 
Forum Jump
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome