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Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   07-22-2019, 09:42 PM
Replies: 34
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Posted By lewong
Other side of rear flex disc

Thanks everyone for the responses.

Slowcreek, this is the other side.

http://leslietemp.s3.amazonaws.com/flex2a.jpg

Larger photo (http://leslietemp.s3.amazonaws.com/flex2.jpg)

Leslie Wong...
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   07-20-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,073
Posted By lewong
New Flex Disc has a nick in it

I ended ordering all three flex discs from Di Fatta Brothers. The new rear flex disc has this little chip out of it. Would this be an issue?

https://leslietemp.s3.amazonaws.com/flex-disc.jpg
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Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   07-12-2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,073
Posted By lewong
Thanks, Jim and Slowcreek for the help. I...

Thanks, Jim and Slowcreek for the help.

I was asking for the part number because I saw this eBay item number: 183853822239 and couldn't figure out if it fit my Alfetta. I talked to the seller and...
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   07-08-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,073
Posted By lewong
I rotated the driveshaft and saw that on the...

I rotated the driveshaft and saw that on the other side of the flex disc, a chunk is missing between two bolts on the yoke. So that explains that.

Leslie Wong
Mill Valley, CA
'79 Sprint Veloce
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   07-08-2019, 10:59 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,073
Posted By lewong
'79 Alfetta Flex Disc Part Numbers

I was merging onto the freeway the other night in 3rd gear in my California ’79 Alfetta Sprint Veloce. Just as I was about to shift into 4th, I heard a loud bang (so loud it scared me) as if...
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   12-11-2018, 11:33 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,351
Posted By lewong
i used a propane torch to heat up the surrounding...

i used a propane torch to heat up the surrounding area and then used a small hand sledge and big screwdriver to pound it out.

IIRC, the instructions I found for installing a new one (which I...
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   05-12-2017, 05:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 595
Posted By lewong
Maybe Palo Alto Speedometer?

Maybe Palo Alto Speedometer?
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   02-19-2017, 08:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 517
Posted By lewong
I have also used heat and the Vise Grip 7LW. The...

I have also used heat and the Vise Grip 7LW. The jaws are designed to lock on three sides of a hex fastener.

http://www.lesliewong.us/alfa/7LW.jpg
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   02-03-2017, 10:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 813
Posted By lewong
I used a couple of flat braces across a split in...

I used a couple of flat braces across a split in mine, then painted them black.
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   11-30-2016, 01:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 725
Posted By lewong
74 Miniature Indicator Lamp ? T1-3/4 Sub Mini...

74 Miniature Indicator Lamp ? T1-3/4 Sub Mini Wedge Base

For the turn signal indicator at the bottom of the tach, I found an LED version that is brighter.

Leslie Wong
Oakland, CA
'79 Sprint...
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   07-02-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,001
Posted By lewong
I replaced my water pump a long time ago and I...

I replaced my water pump a long time ago and I think there is a method of double nutting the studs that hold the pump in and then removing the studs. This way, you can clear the crank pulley and you...
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   02-10-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,606
Posted By lewong
plasmid, my 1979 Sprint Veloce is black. I...

plasmid, my 1979 Sprint Veloce is black.

I took this photo at the All Italian Car and Motorcycle Show sponsored by The Alfa Romeo Association benefiting the Alameda Special Olympics at Lincoln...
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   02-10-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,606
Posted By lewong
I apologize that I didn't see that plasmid...

I apologize that I didn't see that plasmid (http://www.alfabb.com/bb/forums/members/3512.html) had already mentioned this in post 70 of this topic: Is the market is beginning to appreciate what we...
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   02-10-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,606
Posted By lewong
1979 Alfa Romeo Alfetta GTV 2000 coupé - Auction

The sale price for this 1979 Alfa Romeo Alfetta GTV 2000 coupé last Friday at an auction in Paris was 30,992 €. The pre-auction estimate was 15 000 - 18 000 €.

Rétromobile 2014 & Solo Alfa by...
Forum: Electrical, Chassis & Lighting   06-26-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 1,722
Views: 276,011
Posted By lewong
11615 Sprint Veloce 1979 with Air Conditioning R1

Thanks, Jim! I'm on the road looking at an intermittent fuel pump and I forgot my owners manual, though your diagram is a millions times better.

Thanks again,

Leslie
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   04-21-2013, 10:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,159
Posted By lewong
Are you using an H4 bulb? I can't tell from your...

Are you using an H4 bulb? I can't tell from your photo if the main connector has 3 slots for the terminals. The H4 for lamp has 3 terminals for the low and high beam filaments. The H1 only has two...
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   04-13-2013, 09:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 666
Posted By lewong
This is from my Alfetta CarDisc CD: ...

This is from my Alfetta CarDisc CD:

http://lesliewong.us.s3.amazonaws.com/alfa/P25A32.jpg
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   03-26-2013, 10:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 928
Posted By lewong
There is a ANSA part number stamped on mine that...

There is a ANSA part number stamped on mine that my exhaust shop guy looked up in his ANSA catalog a long time ago that listed the part for an Alfetta GT. I think I've seen twin tip rear mufflers...
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   03-26-2013, 10:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 928
Posted By lewong
The one on the far left with the two holes in the...

The one on the far left with the two holes in the bottom is an ANSA. I have one on my car. http://www.lesliewong.us/images/cars/ansa.jpg
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   12-12-2012, 12:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 714
Posted By lewong
I've bought spray cans and small bottles of Nero...

I've bought spray cans and small bottles of Nero (black) from paintscratch.com. It wasn't an exact match, probably due, as Eric says, fading on the original paint. It went on a little orange peely,...
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   12-03-2012, 11:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,738
Posted By lewong
Years ago, I bought two flat lens Cibie H1...

Years ago, I bought two flat lens Cibie H1 headlamps on eBay. I used them as the inner lamps on my Alfetta.

I have also bought Cibie H4 headlamps from Aardvark International...
Forum: Picture Room   10-09-2012, 10:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,041
Posted By lewong
2012 All Italian Car and Motorcycle Show

I drove my Alfetta Sprint Veloce to the show in Alameda last Sunday. I took a few photos of things that were interesting to me and put them on flickr. Sorry I didn't take too many photos of actual...
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   07-11-2012, 06:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,376
Posted By lewong
Chris, wouldn't you be able to check for a leak...

Chris, wouldn't you be able to check for a leak by blowing into the end connected to the air pump and covering the four pipes that connect to the manifold (assuming the air rail isn't installed)?
...
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   07-08-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,091
Posted By lewong
I haven't tried them, but I've seen similar ones...

I haven't tried them, but I've seen similar ones on a Shenzhen, CN site, dealextreme.com, where I've bought LEDs and flashlight parts. Most are in the $10-$20 range. Search for 1157.

I'm not sure...
Forum: Alfetta & GTV6 (1972-1986)   03-14-2012, 08:38 PM
Replies: 6
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Views: 566
Posted By lewong
I had this old bookmark for my Alfetta; never...

I had this old bookmark for my Alfetta; never purchased from them. I'd compare their dimensions with yours to be sure.

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