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by KevinR
Mon Apr 15, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: Race Cars and Track preparation
Topic: Project 2 : front mount SA GTV 3.0 - Sei diff
Replies: 407
Views: 74335

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

This is my friend's car who has used my flywheel and clutch set up with same ZF box as mine. He has used the X5 3.0 diesel prop with CV at back , rubber at front . No problems at all.
by KevinR
Mon Apr 15, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: Race Cars and Track preparation
Topic: Project 2 : front mount SA GTV 3.0 - Sei diff
Replies: 407
Views: 74335

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

I'm still using the sedan diff in my car with a one pice prop of 850mm long with two CV and a torsion resilient tube with no problems and perfectly smooth. I had problems when I had universals as the angles were greater than 3degrees and off in both planes . This is my prop
by KevinR
Mon Mar 25, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's
Replies: 331
Views: 50069

Re: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's

I think they are Schmidt but they do look similar to theApilatte GTV compos
by KevinR
Sun Mar 24, 2019 12:07 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's
Replies: 331
Views: 50069

Re: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's

In between assembling my late fathers 1600 Junior I have been getting clutch unit rebuilt. The pressure plate and thrust bearing is of very low mileage with virtually no wear on fingers at all . I have cleaned up the the housing with light bead blasting, had new linings on plates done by Norbrake ( ...
by KevinR
Fri Mar 15, 2019 12:57 pm
Forum: Fuel, Electrical & ignition (stock Bosch)
Topic: Fuel Injector Spray Pattern
Replies: 6
Views: 714

Re: Fuel Injector Spray Pattern

And a fire :)
What’s happening with your coolant leak /issue ?
by KevinR
Wed Mar 13, 2019 9:20 am
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's
Replies: 331
Views: 50069

Re: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's

No . You just buy 2mm Masonite board and when you put new foam you stop about 10mm from top and bottom so it can slide into grooves with 3mm staples . And done ! Plus electric saw . Never use 3mm Masonite board .. it’s nightmare to fit and generally does not ! SA cars always used this as original wi...
by KevinR
Wed Mar 13, 2019 12:33 am
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's
Replies: 331
Views: 50069

Re: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's

New door cards :) Need to order new door rubbers but that can wait a while.
by KevinR
Wed Mar 13, 2019 12:28 am
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's
Replies: 331
Views: 50069

Re: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's

Next was seats out and carpet valet. Then I thought I might as well do door panels ( cards) along with new plastic and clean out all the drain holes. Apply done Dinitrol corrosion inhibitor. Seats are totally original (as per the South African Alfa Romeo factory incase anyone was wondering and very ...
by KevinR
Tue Mar 12, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's
Replies: 331
Views: 50069

Re: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's

Thought I would do “spring clean “ and minor refurb in the engine bay. While radiator was out I had it pressure tested and refurbed. Fans are still in good working order.
by KevinR
Tue Mar 12, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's
Replies: 331
Views: 50069

Re: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's

Jules drop me pm for new email address ( well it’s same for last 6 years ) .
Z, these are the hubs that are re drilled.
by KevinR
Fri Mar 01, 2019 10:29 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's
Replies: 331
Views: 50069

Re: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's

Never to many of a GTV but a few of an endurance race Giulietta to follow
by KevinR
Fri Mar 01, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's
Replies: 331
Views: 50069

Re: Hello from relocation to UK with my two South African GTV6's

In the pit area at Z with Dawie sharing a good joke and watching some testing. As mentioned on the page before the car is in really good condition and apart from the wheels it’s so perfectly original so it definitely won’t be modified even though I have new 3.2gta motor ready to bolt in !