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by sh0rtlife
Wed Sep 03, 2008 9:55 am
Forum: Fuel, Electrical & ignition (stock Bosch)
Topic: fuel pump not being completely triggered?
Replies: 0
Views: 633

fuel pump not being completely triggered?

ok the 83 gtv6 2.5 its got a new issue tho.."sometimes" it simply wont start..it might start off the CS injector and die and thats it!!!...pull the wires off the coil..swap the polarity try again..then with the key on swap em again and it will generaly start every time untill the car sits over night...
by sh0rtlife
Sun Aug 31, 2008 9:09 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: How high do you rev?
Replies: 15
Views: 2269

Re: How high do you rev?

i like to bounce off the limiter when i shift!
by sh0rtlife
Fri Jul 18, 2008 9:15 pm
Forum: Body (exterior)
Topic: Alfa Red Touchup Paint
Replies: 1
Views: 1417

your probably best off going to a local paint supply shop and having them mix you up some touchup paint
by sh0rtlife
Fri Jul 18, 2008 9:13 pm
Forum: Body (exterior)
Topic: Maratona kit
Replies: 5
Views: 2466

got the rear spoiler?..thats really the only piece im after
by sh0rtlife
Thu Jul 17, 2008 11:58 pm
Forum: Body (exterior)
Topic: Maratona kit
Replies: 5
Views: 2466

wheres it at?
by sh0rtlife
Tue Jul 15, 2008 10:17 am
Forum: Body (exterior)
Topic: Installing Rear Side Glass.
Replies: 2
Views: 1659

as i recall from removeing them on a rotted out 79

remove the bottom retaining edge....let it drop down. remove weather striping..twist a little and it slides right out.......



the pointy end should go in first
by sh0rtlife
Tue Jul 15, 2008 10:14 am
Forum: Cooling system, Heating and Air conditioning
Topic: T-stat
Replies: 5
Views: 2171

of all places....autozone sells a T-stat that is for the alfa v6's.....HOWEVER it requires that the normal retaining pieces be cut off of the houseing top im going to be the test mule for it i guess......kinda scary that ONLY autozone even has one or even lists one...and yes it even has the bottom s...
by sh0rtlife
Mon Jul 14, 2008 12:27 pm
Forum: Cooling system, Heating and Air conditioning
Topic: T-stat
Replies: 5
Views: 2171

T-stat

anyone know where i can get a new T-stat for a 2.5?...seems the only place that i could find them was international auto..and well...there out of stock..i called and was told they wont have any in for atleast 2-3 month...on a side note they were willing to tell me that there is a euro car currently ...
by sh0rtlife
Mon Jul 14, 2008 12:24 pm
Forum: Parts
Topic: 2.5 thermostat WANTED!!!
Replies: 0
Views: 600

2.5 thermostat WANTED!!!

looking for a good used or new thermostat

PM me or email me at sh0rtlife@hotmail.com
by sh0rtlife
Fri Jul 11, 2008 10:25 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Foam Reinforced Chassis
Replies: 9
Views: 1160

this has got to be the strangest thing ive ever heard of hmm lets accelerate the rust lets double the weight lets make the car a bigger fire hazzard stiffer...you gotta be kidding me...that would have to be EXTREEMLY dense stuff...youd be better off weight wise by c-channel wraping all areas your wo...
by sh0rtlife
Fri Jul 11, 2008 10:18 am
Forum: Body (exterior)
Topic: MY GTV6 restoration
Replies: 5
Views: 3488

gtv6 uses STANDARD small size paired headlights found in TONS of cars..even the headlights in my 58 ford are the same size and part #

i "think" that bmw is the right size and type

fetta chrome on a gtv6..ive contemplated that for a while now..as i have a FULL set of fetta chrome
by sh0rtlife
Fri Jul 11, 2008 10:16 am
Forum: Cooling system, Heating and Air conditioning
Topic: how much cooling?
Replies: 8
Views: 4331

i probably am..but where are you at...
by sh0rtlife
Sun Jul 06, 2008 10:49 am
Forum: Other
Topic: The Idiot Club
Replies: 24
Views: 4079

with a re-do that milano could look good that way...it just needs to be sudbtled out and squared back up a bit

whats that wagon anyway?...some of it needs to go some of it could stay
by sh0rtlife
Wed Jul 02, 2008 9:14 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Daron from California here with new purchase
Replies: 5
Views: 1565

youve got a cool collection there...the gtv6 looks great..that VW hauler..damn ive only ever seen 1 of those 2dr extended cab PU's before..and the porsche..wow

something tells me you could actualy buff that paint out and make it "presentable"
by sh0rtlife
Wed Jul 02, 2008 9:09 pm
Forum: Gearbox, Clutch and Driveshaft
Topic: SGI-5
Replies: 3
Views: 935

the quick fix is to run a "new" power wire off the battery to a relay...run the power off the relay to the sgi-5 power side...use the old speedo power wire as the trigger wire for the relay..problem solved the "other" fix is to litteraly tear into your wireing and seperate out the tach wire from the...