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by Ryan88a
Wed Mar 13, 2013 1:10 pm
Forum: Fuel, Electrical & ignition (stock Bosch)
Topic: GTV 6 2.5 V6 running problems
Replies: 36
Views: 9506

Re: GTV 6 2.5 V6 running problems

Then it must be the injectors!
by Ryan88a
Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:19 am
Forum: Race Cars and Track preparation
Topic: An original GTV6 3.0 entry into SA Marque car category
Replies: 181
Views: 37617

Re: A new GTV6 2.5 entry into SA Marque car catergory

Brilliant driving....looks like you had a lot of fun!
by Ryan88a
Wed Jan 09, 2013 5:58 am
Forum: Race Cars and Track preparation
Topic: Project 2 : front mount SA GTV 3.0 - Sei diff
Replies: 409
Views: 82162

Re: Project 2 : front mount SA GTV 3.0 - Sei diff

Yip, I thought I'd get a few tips and learn a bit before Kevin leaves South Africa...
by Ryan88a
Tue Aug 07, 2012 2:47 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Just bought my new project - '84 GTV 2.5 (2.8 conversion)
Replies: 15
Views: 7140

Re: Just bought my new project - '84 GTV 2.5 (2.8 conversion

Yip 500 hp is just a dream :lol: I will be lucky if I get even near half or a third of that.

I just want a reliable road going race car, don't need to be a front runner, but just quick enough to have fun!
by Ryan88a
Fri Aug 03, 2012 3:27 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Just bought my new project - '84 GTV 2.5 (2.8 conversion)
Replies: 15
Views: 7140

Re: Just bought my new project - '84 GTV 2.5 (2.8 conversion

Update: So after some thought and research…it has been decided. I am going to build my car into a road going car, that is race ready for Alfa Trofeo…lots to do! Here are some pics of my fibre glass 3.0 body parts in progress. Going to shed a few kg’s and look super HOT at the same time! 3.0l bonnet,...
by Ryan88a
Sat Jul 21, 2012 8:12 am
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Just bought my new project - '84 GTV 2.5 (2.8 conversion)
Replies: 15
Views: 7140

Re: Just bought my new project - '84 GTV 2.5 (2.8 conversion

thanks Joe! I might ask you for more info at some point. yip I just came back from Kevin's place. I took like a note pad full of tips. how to do stuff and where to go, and what to do. Lots and lots of work ahead of me... busy working through all my notes, gona see what needs to be done first and dec...
by Ryan88a
Fri Jul 20, 2012 1:48 am
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Just bought my new project - '84 GTV 2.5 (2.8 conversion)
Replies: 15
Views: 7140

Re: Just bought my new project - '84 GTV 2.5 (2.8 conversion

Hi Kevin, Yip, it sure is a small world, amazing how close the Alfa family is in South Africa. I am friends with Peter and Mike, I have known them for many years. Peter recently sold his white GTV6, he is very sad. I have met you before, I was at your place with my friend Roger McFall, you were help...
by Ryan88a
Wed Jul 18, 2012 1:02 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Just bought my new project - '84 GTV 2.5 (2.8 conversion)
Replies: 15
Views: 7140

Re: Just bought my new project - '84 GTV 2.5 (2.8 conversion

Thanks for all the comments guys. Yip...I am really excited to get the car back on the road. My Dad has been helping me. We got it started and idling properly, revs up nice and crisp, motor sounds very strong. I could not drive it, as I need to sort out the brakes. The pedal goes to the ground, I th...
by Ryan88a
Tue Jul 17, 2012 12:39 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Just bought my new project - '84 GTV 2.5 (2.8 conversion)
Replies: 15
Views: 7140

Just bought my new project - '84 GTV 2.5 (2.8 conversion)

Hi guys, I am new to the forum, great wealth of information on the GTV6...THANKS. I recently bought a GTV6 from a friend of mine. It was standing for a while, managed to start it and drive it onto the trailer. My friend was the owner from '87, some time ago he did a 2.8 litre conversion...car "was" ...