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  1. Suspension, Steering, Brakes, Wheels & Tires
    While cleaning and preparing to rebuild the front suspension on my 69 GTV, I found this tear in the sheet metal of the drivers side front shock mount structure. Can the group offer any advice on the best way to repair this situation? Is it acceptable to MIG weld a bead over the tear? Or is it...
  2. GT (1963-1977)
    Unfortunately, one of the threads on the 'dog bone' that the lower A arms attach to is stripped. I didn't notice on disassembly, but the fine M16 x 1.0 thread is stripped on one side of the spigot, not visible until I took the casting off the car. Is it possible for a machine shop to repair...
  3. GT (1963-1977)
    Hi everybody, I need some help, I have just changed my trackrod ends on my giulia GT Veloce and the left trackrod on the tie rod hits the lower control arm. What could be the problem here? The old trackrod was also very close to the control arm. Is there any way to adjust the position of...
  4. Suspension, Steering, Brakes, Wheels & Tires
    Hello all, I'm guessing that I need to have my front end re-done. My steering wheel has at least 2 inches of play in either direction as I'm driving down the road. Is there a "How To" manual or video out there that can help me do this job at home? I read on some of the other posting that I...
  5. Suspension, Steering, Brakes, Wheels & Tires
    Thought I'd post a couple of pictures of the spring pans I removed yesterday. They sat on the car untouched by humans for 37 years. If you know you have alu bottom spacers on your front springs, well ... get some nylon ones ;) The spring pan was more or less a solid piece of rust and corrosion...
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