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by davedecker4
Sat Nov 16, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: Photos and Stories
Topic: Abarth 124 Spider Rally Car Engine
Replies: 2
Views: 58

Re: Abarth 124 Spider Rally Car Engine

Looks great, I'll take it!
Oh sorry, for a second there I thought this was the for sale section.
by davedecker4
Sat Nov 16, 2019 1:30 pm
Forum: F/I/A/T B/S
Topic: How do you document your (Fiat) maintenance records?
Replies: 5
Views: 53

Re: How do you document your (Fiat) maintenance records?

I must admit I have some of the same problem. I used to do really good keeping a folder and throwing all the receipts for the car in it. Then I would send it along with the car. The buyers eyes would light up when I grabbed it last minute to send with the car because I had forgot to mention it but j...
by davedecker4
Mon Nov 11, 2019 11:33 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: 1438 Performance Builds
Replies: 26
Views: 585

Re: 1438 Performance Builds

Balancing very much fits the character of the early engines, they're built to rev. Blueprinting is optional and often goes with balance. Porting fits this character as well, and economical if done yourself. Then obviously the 3 C's. Cams, Carbs and Compression. Though cam and carbs (and porting) cou...
by davedecker4
Mon Nov 11, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Brava/131 parts?
Replies: 4
Views: 1007

Re: Brava/131 parts?

Ask Wilson. They were palling around
by davedecker4
Sat Nov 09, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: Photos and Stories
Topic: Lingotto Factory, Torino
Replies: 2
Views: 114

Re: Lingotto Factory, Torino

Awesome! Thanks for sharing that. Looks like great fun.
Now I see where they got the inspiration for the inside of the cam cover housings :shock:
by davedecker4
Tue Nov 05, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: Photos and Stories
Topic: TORRINO
Replies: 146
Views: 54644

Re: TORRINO

Wow, that looks great Gene. The muffler looks sharp and very nice work on the center console.
Two questions. What did you do with the slider for the defrost? Is that a real original 2103 next to you?
by davedecker4
Tue Nov 05, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 124 sedan pedal box (3 pedals), 124 Coupe driveshaft
Replies: 8
Views: 5286

Re: 124 sedan pedal box (3 pedals), 124 Coupe driveshaft

That may be right. Check your measurements prior. It seems like sedan and spyder pedalbox is different but I don't recall for certain. You may be able to use the manual pedals in sedan AT pedalbox. Should be easy to check with them side by side. Also 131 trans takes up more room so check your starte...
by davedecker4
Tue Nov 05, 2019 2:53 am
Forum: F/I/A/T B/S
Topic: Fiats, fun cars or collector cars?
Replies: 29
Views: 4961

Re: Fiats, fun cars or collector cars?

Bravo!
Thank you Bill. Very well said.
I don't think there is really any more to say
by davedecker4
Tue Oct 29, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: Photos and Stories
Topic: Mephistopheles
Replies: 6
Views: 1043

Re: Mephistopheles

Definitely a brute!
What, no pic of that ginormous engine?
Sounds like great fun, enjoy! Look forward to the report.

PS I thought V6 wasn't until Lancia Aurelia in the 50's?
by davedecker4
Mon Oct 28, 2019 2:39 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Three Bravas for sale....was that here?
Replies: 6
Views: 1313

Re: Three Bravas for sale....was that here?

Yeah, now I can't find it either. I thought I found a link somewhere on mira to a craiglist post.
This is what you want tho:

https://www.classics-cabriolets.com/lis ... rico-2000/#