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  1. Steering Wheel

    Quote Originally Posted by Professorgearhead View Post
    Vollemuck: your interior looks beautiful. What do you put on the black plastic and vinyl parts around the dash to make them look so new? My black plastic parts have that grey/white oxidation that isn’t pretty.
    Hy, just washed it with a brush and soap to get the dirt of and then rubbed the plastic parts with a liqid furniture polish and a soft cloth.
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  2. Stalling after startup

    My '81 Zagato recently went through a complete paint job including removal of all rear lighting and trunk interior carpeting. After re-assembly it started but failed to continue running after 20 seconds or so. There is spark and all appears to be okay but yet the stalling persists. Is this a ground problem or have I wired something incorrectly? I know it's difficult to diagnose through this post but I would appreciate anybody's experiences with fuel management.
    Thanks in advance to everyone. ...
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  3. Gosh, it's been a while...

    I have to be honest - I haven't done much on the Fulvia in the last twelve months. I can't give a a good reason, I just lost my drive.

    However, I'm back!

    * The refurbished petrol tank is back in the boot, with all the pipes are connected.
    * The brake pipes I stole to get the other Fulvia though the MOT last year have been replaced and fitted.
    * A new brake master cylinder has been purchased and fitted.

    I need to secure the pipes with some p-clips, ...
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  4. D-50 #14 Final instalment and next project!

    The D-50 is now complete and is sporting the decals of Alberto Ascari's car as it was raced in qualifying for the '55 Monaco GP. The #'s were filled in for the race.....the race famous for being Ascaris last race in which he ended up launching off the pier into the Mediterranean!
    As I predicted , the project took nearly 6 months to complete but I thoroughly enjoyed the build and the challenges it threw at me.
    I have just returned from 3 weeks in Japan, spending time with the in-laws ...
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  5. D-50 #13 near completion

    It took 3 attempts to get the paint right.......but I succeeded and its almost done.
    enjoy the pics.
    Todd
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