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by jol
Thu Apr 05, 2007 3:36 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: cigarette seals
Replies: 3
Views: 2075

Mats wrote:What about RTV-Silicone only?
I'll second that. Build myself a plug for the electronic speed-sender when I put in internals from a wire-driven box, used silicone only.
Sure, not the same pressure and temps as the engine, but I think you're ok.
by jol
Thu Apr 05, 2007 3:31 pm
Forum: MegaSquirt Fuel Injection
Topic: Edis6 conversion. (trigger wheel)
Replies: 2
Views: 5175

Re: Edis6 conversion. (trigger wheel)

I´m going to put edis6 on my gtv6, but i don´t want to put the crank wheel. What about a trigger wheel in the distributor place? If i´m right the 75 3.0 has a hall effect sensor in the distributor for the ignition computer, it´s posible to mod it for Edis6? The distributor spins at half the speed o...
by jol
Thu Jan 25, 2007 3:49 pm
Forum: Cooling system, Heating and Air conditioning
Topic: Compressor removal
Replies: 3
Views: 4673

Another:
http://www.alfapower.nu/gallery/album10 ... 463?full=1
You see the nut there aswell, I put it back to know what goes where later.
(leaky tensioner, me? :lol:)
by jol
Wed Jan 24, 2007 6:15 am
Forum: Performance
Topic: Quiet Supercharger Video for Jes and Zamani.
Replies: 14
Views: 6376

Mats wrote:I will, when I'm not behind a firewall that's not sealed up like a dolphins ass (watertight). :lol:
This is the second time I read about watertight asses here. Do you, owners of other type asses, all wear diapers? :lol: :wink:
by jol
Sat Jan 13, 2007 10:37 am
Forum: Performance
Topic: Just dynoed my gtv6
Replies: 5
Views: 3734

Re: Just dynoed my gtv6

Internal oil leaks, where and how did you find them?
by jol
Fri Jan 12, 2007 3:57 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: new timing belt- whine in the front of the motor!
Replies: 10
Views: 4580

Re: new timing belt- whine in the front of the motor!

cheers guys! think it was just too tight. i loosened it off a bit and seems much better. ill try the 90 deg twist trick too. may still be a bit tight. the whole belt change was well worth the effort! found a split vacuum advance line!!! its amazing what i bit of ign advance does to response and pow...
by jol
Thu Jan 11, 2007 2:48 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: new timing belt- whine in the front of the motor!
Replies: 10
Views: 4580

Re: new timing belt- whine in the front of the motor!

Jol, i thought i recalled there being such a topic but none of my searches brought it up!! if anyone out there would care to forward me the link then id be keen to have a read!! didn't mean to wind anyone up by posting another already covered topic.... :) http://www.alfagtv6.com/bb/viewtopic.php?t=...
by jol
Wed Jan 10, 2007 1:52 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: new timing belt- whine in the front of the motor!
Replies: 10
Views: 4580

WTF

Barry already wrote this in your earlier thread, read and search before starting another thread in a topic that's already been discussed.
by jol
Sun Jan 07, 2007 5:56 am
Forum: Fuel, Electrical & ignition (stock Bosch)
Topic: hard time filling up at the pump
Replies: 4
Views: 2579

Re: hard time filling up at the pump

hello lads, when filling up my gtv 6 w/ gas at the pump. I have to go really slow, or it sets off the pump to stop. Any ideas why? I'm tryin to find a fuel supply system techincal drawing but all i can find is the one for the 75 and for a gtv6 for australia. Anyone have the north american version? ...
by jol
Sat Dec 30, 2006 5:27 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: Horn Pad Removal & a Few Questions from a Newby
Replies: 3
Views: 3857

And disconnect the battery if you dont want all the attention :lol: You'll want to make a puller to get the wheel off, be sure to pull at the base of the wheel and not where you prolong the hub itself (it's made to bend in a collision and will deflect). The tool you want to copy is 3.0451 on the pag...
by jol
Tue Dec 26, 2006 5:11 pm
Forum: Performance
Topic: 164 ENGINE IN GTV6, HOW DO I MOTRONIC?
Replies: 4
Views: 2693

Re: 164 ENGINE IN GTV6, HOW DO I MOTRONIC?

Oh and do you want to use the motronic spark control aswell? What crank pulley are you using? Since you'll need the 164's triggerwheel.
by jol
Tue Dec 26, 2006 1:23 pm
Forum: Performance
Topic: 164 ENGINE IN GTV6, HOW DO I MOTRONIC?
Replies: 4
Views: 2693

Re: 164 ENGINE IN GTV6, HOW DO I MOTRONIC?

I HAVE A 164 ENGINE INSTALLED IN MY GTV6 CURRENTLY RUNNING THE ORIGONAL L-JET. I WANT TO CONVERT TO MOTRONIC. STARTING WITH A MOTRONIC WIRING HARNESS AND BRAIN, WHAT IS THE BEST PROCEDURE? THANKS. I suggest removing the l-jet before installing the motronic, from there on you're as good as done. Ple...
by jol
Mon Dec 25, 2006 6:39 am
Forum: Performance
Topic: 12v 3liter dyno runs.
Replies: 43
Views: 19975

Oh, I found a nice article with some power values here: http://www.europeancarweb.com/features/0111ec_3_alfa_romeo/ Although in the article they measured wheel power,the numbers relationship with my engine power measurements is very interesting, both the std and modified ones. As far as torque curv...
by jol
Sat Dec 16, 2006 3:47 am
Forum: Other
Topic: SZ and clarkson
Replies: 10
Views: 4753

zambon wrote:"Bestness" is the only unit we can hope to come out in our favor with these cars...
Alfas survive on the subjective.
haha,
I guess we can only feel sorry for those who haven't seen the light yet (of the ARC :lol:)
by jol
Fri Dec 15, 2006 4:35 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: 75 / milano seats
Replies: 1
Views: 2347

Re: 75 / milano seats

The original drivers seat on my 1992 75 3.0V6 is completely knackered. Anybody know which aftermarket seats would be an easy fit? I used to have a 75 TS LE with factory-fitted Recaro's. Anybody fitted aftermarket Recaro's? Neil. Somewhat scary that the same topics pop up at different forums, our Sw...