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  1. Ben Louis replied to the thread My Car So Far....

    Prep work takes a ridiculous amount of time but by painting things I can be assured that they will rust in a slower fasion and come...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:32 AM
  2. Ben Louis attached a file to the thread My Car So Far....

    Finished boxing in the other control arm. Then I attacked any rust and weakened paint with a pnuematic wire brushing. I then degreased...

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  3. Ben Louis liked lookforjoe's post in the thread My Car So Far....

    Vick auto has / had them . Don’t come with rod ends , Mount bushings or jam nuts. Very reasonable for brand new , IMO. Still haven’t...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:22 AM
  4. Dr.Jeff replied to the thread How to properly store a back up 5 speed transmission.

    I think that's the second time someone has suggested to tear it completely down before storing it. Sorry, if I was that motivated, then...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:18 AM
  5. Dr.Jeff replied to the thread 1981 X1/9 Uno Turbo.

    Codes, smodes. I'll take cool over legality every time. ;)

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:15 AM
  6. Dr.Jeff replied to the thread No re-start when hot..

    Also I've found a lot of cables with deterioration somewhere within the cable itself, not just at the terminal. So if the ends look bad,...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:14 AM
  7. lookforjoe replied to the thread Garage Find.

    Very nice!!!! Soooo clean!!! What’s dripping on the right axle in this pic? [IMG]

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:13 AM
  8. Dr.Jeff liked lookforjoe's post in the thread My Car So Far....

    Vick auto has / had them . Don’t come with rod ends , Mount bushings or jam nuts. Very reasonable for brand new , IMO. Still haven’t...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:12 AM
  9. lookforjoe liked TonyK's post in the thread Garage Find.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] My Nephew has been interested in X1/9's for some time. The FFO2018 at Disney has pushed him over the...

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  10. Dr.Jeff liked AKimball92's post in the thread Valve shim adjustment tool.

    Does the spoon tool push the bucket down by scraping against the shim and cam? Is there any ffear of scarring either? I know both should...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:09 AM
  11. Dr.Jeff replied to the thread Valve shim adjustment tool.

    I've wondered the same question. I would view it as a combination of some 'scraping' to get the tool into position, and then some...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:09 AM
  12. fastx19 replied to the thread How to properly store a back up 5 speed transmission.

    One more option. Tear it down, keep the gears, etc in containers which you can fill with oil. The only thing in the case would be the...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:09 AM
  13. lookforjoe liked Steve Hoelscher's post in the thread Oil for the gearbox Fiat X1/9.

    Paul, You are of course correct and I respect your wealth of knowledge on the subject. To be clear, it was never my intent to infer...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:08 AM
  14. lookforjoe liked Paul Valente's post in the thread Oil for the gearbox Fiat X1/9.

    The Redline has been pretty well documented to work in the X1/9 transmission and is a good choice. If you can get the added protection...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:08 AM
  15. lookforjoe liked Steve Hoelscher's post in the thread Oil for the gearbox Fiat X1/9.

    MTL is the stuff you want. https://www.redlineoil.com/gear-oil-for-manual-transmissions I have had great success with MTL. Been using...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 12:05 AM
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