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    Re: Octane magazine

    Volkswagen?;)

    Seriously though: that B20, wow! I think even a purist would be conflicted - hard not to admire the end-result?

    Edit: Link to B20 outlaw project here (for those who haven't seen...
  2. Thread: IVA Pass

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    Re: IVA Pass

    Fantastic looking car and wonderful achievement - well done indeed!
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    Re: Lancia V6 Plenum

    Throttle-body and runners aside, am I right in thinking that there are some differences in the engine breather connections (etc.) to the manifold between the Alfa and Lancia?

    I have it in mind...
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    Re: Original Stratos parts

    Also the same here? A few additional pics but others look the same:

    http://www.subito.it/accessori-auto/lancia-stratos-autentico-volante-ferrero-vicenza-126317004.htm
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    Re: Looking for a Beta/Volumex gearbox

    Can't help with a replacement gearbox I'm afraid but I can say (from experience) that they were well known for linkage problems so maybe that's a good (and hopefully inexpensive) place to start?

    I...
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    Re: So it has begun!

    What kind of tool did you use for the compression check? When I did mine, I had some problems getting a good seal at first (see here for details).

    I'm no expert but I wouldn't jump to the...
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    Re: Transformer arrives in Colchester

    Slightly off-topic but there is a nice description of bump steer and how to try to dial it out in "Project Binky" episode 10 (around 23 mins onwards) and continued in episode 11, where they also go...
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    Re: Transformer arrives in Colchester

    I can see that the chalk line (or pyrometer even) technique might not be very useful if there are doubts about geometry/alignment but, besides the seat-of-the-pants method ...

    Isn't there a way to...
  9. Thread: Calendars

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    Re: Calendars

    Done + a new mug (dog broke the last one - don't ask)!
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    Re: 3.0 12 Valve Cylinder head. (4,5,6 Bank)

    Found this post on Alfa BB - maybe it helps identify sump?

    http://www.alfabb.com/bb/forums/164-168-1991-1995/161232-91-164l-oil-pan-2.html#post841019

    If you Google (images) the part number...
  11. Thread: Calendars

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    Re: Calendars

    One for me too please.

    David
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    1976 lancia stratos hf stradale

    Stumbled upon this; it says ad. is just one day old as of 25 June 2015 (no connection to seller):

    1976 LANCIA STRATOS HF STRADALE POA
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    Re: Multi tool, similar to fein multimaster etc

    These are selling out very quickly too - had to make a 10 mile detour after finding my first store had sold-out; next store had just 3 left.

    Be warned - first one I bought worked perfectly but the...
  14. Re: Top Ten Most Outrageous Kit Cars Available Now

    Nice to see it at Number 1 but I hardly think it qualifies, given the title of the article. Outrageous?

    Well, maybe yours is Neil when turbo is fitted. ;)
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    Hear, hear! I was particularly impressed with how you guys & gals managed to organise the sun coming out (and staying out) from the moment we arrived, after a very wet drive down from North...
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    Re: Garage Day 2015

    Sorry to have missed it, especially as I have now noticed you are only a stone's throw (via catapult) from the in-law's farm @ NG14 6NX. Next time?
  17. Thread: Heater Slider

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    Re: Heater Slider

    Some good info here:

    Heater Control Lever, GP4 & Stradale
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    Re: Fiat X19 Relay Mounting Blocks

    Found it in first box I looked in (that's all my luck for this year used up) but - Sorry - you're right. There are quite a number of relays in the box but all moulded plugs:

    8079



    You're...
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    Re: Fiat X19 Relay Mounting Blocks

    Hi Guy

    I know I have a complete Beta fusebox (somewhere) - the one with the clear plastic inspection cover. Is this likely to have some? If so I'll dig it out ...

    David
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    Re: Stratos Original / Replica Steering Wheel

    It's not original Stratos (Stradale) but I believe it is original Ferrero, albeit perhaps from a later production run and intended for the 'aftermarket'? I have seen several pictures of these, one...
  21. Thread: IVA passed

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    Re: IVA passed

    Congratulations - marvellous effort and car looks fantastic too!

    If only IVA could be passed on aesthetic merits alone ...
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    Re: Stratos Original / Replica Steering Wheel

    1% ? ;)

    I think prototipo is right though and here the combination of the wheel with engraved "Ferrero" signature (rather than stamped), the horn button (also unique to to Stratos?) and hub/boss...
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    Re: Stratos Original / Replica Steering Wheel

    I think we need popcorn for this one:

    VOLANTE STEERING WHEEL FERRERO TIPO LIKE LANCIA STRATOS

    I know they have always been pretty rare but are they really worth so much money now?
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    Re: Stratos Original / Replica Steering Wheel

    Or there's this on ebay:

    Vintage Ferrero, OEM Lancia Stratos Steering Wheel, Very Rare!

    :confused:
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    Re: New member from North Yorkshire / Sweden

    Thanks John - will do! I know the A65 over to you very well as a mate works for BAE in Barrow.
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