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by friedman
Sun May 19, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Slam the hood?
Replies: 8
Views: 147

Re: Slam the hood?

I always have Jim proof read my responses before posting them to make sure he agrees with me.
by friedman
Sun May 19, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: 44IDFs on a 1438
Replies: 8
Views: 105

Re: 44IDFs on a 1438

Agreed but I like IDFs, they are my comfort zone.
by friedman
Sat May 18, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: 44IDFs on a 1438
Replies: 8
Views: 105

Re: 44IDFs on a 1438

Of course the only real way to know is to slap those babies on and see what happens. When I got my first IDFs, there were a lot of guys who said they would not work on a stock spider motor...…..that was clearly not the case for me and I have been enjoying twin IDFs ever since....I even put them on m...
by friedman
Sat May 18, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Sold - Spider Heater Return Pipe
Replies: 1
Views: 65

Re: Spider Heater Return Pipe - New

I'll take it, Richard.
by friedman
Sat May 18, 2019 8:32 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: 44IDFs on a 1438
Replies: 8
Views: 105

Re: 44IDFs on a 1438

Sounds to me like you already have the 44s and want to justify the purchase! Do you have a proper 44 intake manifold? I can't really ad anything technical to the discussion but will note the Brits seem to stick 45 DCOEs on everything including motors under 2L. Not sure what you gain if you are going...
by friedman
Sat May 18, 2019 8:29 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Slam the hood?
Replies: 8
Views: 147

Re: Slam the hood?

Clean, lube and adjust as noted above. You should never have to slam the hood to get it to latch. Let's have a little compassion for our Fiats!
by friedman
Thu May 16, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: Photos
Topic: TORRINO
Replies: 43
Views: 641

Re: TORRINO

Is this going to be mated to a spider 5-speed and a 3.9 spider rear axle ratio?
by friedman
Tue May 14, 2019 7:55 am
Forum: Photos
Topic: TORRINO
Replies: 43
Views: 641

Re: TORRINO

So when do you build a motor to compliment your new braking system?
by friedman
Mon May 13, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: Photos
Topic: TORRINO
Replies: 43
Views: 641

Re: TORRINO

I think the brake conversion part of this thread should be in tech.

By the way, what caliper mounting bracket did you have to make for the rear calipers?
by friedman
Mon May 13, 2019 7:54 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Removing the entire wiring harness - advice?
Replies: 16
Views: 583

Re: Removing the entire wiring harness - advice?

I used brake cleaner and a rag but that won't have any effect on corrosion of spade terminals.