Search:

Type: Posts; User: Robin4963

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,102

    Re: Lancia Fulvia Electric

    I think this is likely to be a growing industry as we wean ourselves off fossil fuels and go to the next efficient alternative be that electric, hydrogen or other making classic cars reliable and...
  2. Thread: Headlights

    by Robin4963
    Replies
    8
    Views
    1,053

    Re: Headlights

    Thanks Geert.

    For now if I put on side lights, push lever half way down (Kind of balanced mid click) the main beam NOT full beam comes on.....makes me think its a contact issue at the switch.

    I...
  3. Thread: Headlights

    by Robin4963
    Replies
    8
    Views
    1,053

    Re: Headlights

    Back from vacation and need to look at this.

    So (On S2)
    Slide switch sidelights on...good
    Push lever down...assume this should be main beam (?)..........Full beam comes on....not so good.
    Pull...
  4. Thread: Headlights

    by Robin4963
    Replies
    8
    Views
    1,053

    Re: Headlights

    Thanks will check it when I get back from vacation.......something to look forward too !
  5. Thread: Headlights

    by Robin4963
    Replies
    8
    Views
    1,053

    Re: Headlights

    I will caress it and see if I have the touch.....failing that I'll check out the wiring.

    Cheers.
  6. Thread: Headlights

    by Robin4963
    Replies
    8
    Views
    1,053

    Headlights

    I'm slowly going through niggles to sort out, the latest is the headlights.

    Sidelights work fine, but when I move the stalk into the main bean position I get full beam......likely to be a contact...
  7. Replies
    3
    Views
    501

    Re: Painting seat base and pivot bar.

    I'll refurbish the passenger seat then fabricate something myself......no need to pay for the full runner as they are in good shape......thanks for responding.
  8. Replies
    3
    Views
    501

    Re: Painting seat base and pivot bar.

    I went ahead and painted the seat bases but just polished the pivot bar.

    As to the question of the lumpy seat filling I think that its just the original foam that has dried into honeycomb colour...
  9. Replies
    3
    Views
    501

    Painting seat base and pivot bar.

    Evening, I decided to take the drivers seat out and give it a first initial clean as the runners were very stiff barely moving and was also slightly loose.

    I was thinking of painting the seat...
  10. Re: The dubious history of my 68 Fulvia Coupe

    Yup, I will register there shortly.

    Cheers
  11. Re: The dubious history of my 68 Fulvia Coupe

    Glad you have it on the road, being a new owner myself I did look through your blog and it gave me an insight in to some of the nagging things I have to work through.....Non working heater fan and...
  12. Replies
    4
    Views
    409

    Re: Instrument light on Rev counter

    Thanks, useful to know.
  13. Replies
    4
    Views
    409

    Re: Instrument light on Rev counter

    Perfect thought that might be the case, had a fiddle and did not go off so will investigate at the weekend.

    Thanks for coming back
  14. Replies
    4
    Views
    409

    Instrument light on Rev counter

    New S2 owner question, I tried searching for a layout of the Fulvia warring lights but could not find one......what is out
    the Orange light is on the rev counter....probably a rookie question.
    ...
  15. Replies
    5
    Views
    479

    Re: New owner - rust prevention

    Thanks for clarifying......also very much enjoying your restoration thread, I'll also be referring back to that over time I'm sure.
  16. Replies
    5
    Views
    479

    Re: New owner - rust prevention

    Thanks, i'll do just that...get it in the air and get hands on familiarity with the boxed sections....assuming drill, fill (With chosen cavity wax) and plug.....with rubber plugs ?
  17. Replies
    5
    Views
    479

    New owner - rust prevention

    I am now (Or will be on Sunday) a new owner of a 71 S2 Red Coupe........thanks to all for the info and advice.

    As I intend to use the car year round in the UK I want to ensure its prepared for the...
  18. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,106

    Re: Fulvia checklist

    Viewed the car, honestly described.
    Could see no signs of rust in any main areas (floors/sills/doors/boot/lid) or anywhere for that matter.
    Subframes and all mounting points that I could see were...
  19. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,106

    Re: Fulvia checklist

    Perfect, have that with me.

    Cheers
  20. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,106

    Re: Fulvia checklist

    Very useful many thanks.

    Owning an Alfa GT junior parts availability is not an issue given what can be sourced specifically in the UK.......Lancia parts it seems from my research is a more...
  21. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,106

    Re: Fulvia checklist

    Super thanks.........I'll use the reverse camera on my phone to shed some light on the wheel arches in case of any rust/cracks :)
  22. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,106

    Re: Fulvia checklist

    Thanks for the advice, it's on my to do list.......my Brother is a member owning a Delta Integrale EVO 2.

    Many thanks.
  23. Replies
    9
    Views
    1,106

    Fulvia checklist

    As I mentioned in my introduction I am going to view a 1971 S2 1.3s coupe tomorrow and thought I'd try and put together a list of the most important things to check.
    Specifically things that I may...
  24. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,306

    Re: Viewing an S2 Fulvia

    Thanks for coming back.
    Owning a 67 Alfa I am somewhat aware of potential issues and costs (However thus far its proved to be a very decent shape for a 50yr+ car.....I guess I'll know fully when the...
  25. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,306

    Viewing an S2 Fulvia

    Hello all, Ive been lurking for a while reading the forum and thought it time to register and benefit from the knowledge of owners and experts.
    I own an S2 1968 Stepfront Alfa GT Junior and am...
Results 1 to 25 of 25