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by PhillySpider
Sun Nov 18, 2018 10:25 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Aluminum versus brass/copper radiators
Replies: 5
Views: 68

Re: Aluminum versus brass/copper radiators

I asked around at a show and found Hance's Radiator shop in Doylestown, PA when ours sprung a leak. The guy was old school with a couple hundred rads spread around the walls of the shop. He had to solder the bottom, just above the center support and installed a new temp sensor, pressure tested the u...
by PhillySpider
Sat Nov 17, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: AVON ACB9 Race Tires
Replies: 7
Views: 434

Re: AVON ACB9 Race Tires

Didn't say I'd take them on the highway. I know it's mincing words, but curious of legality.
by PhillySpider
Sat Nov 17, 2018 11:08 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: AVON ACB9 Race Tires
Replies: 7
Views: 434

Re: AVON ACB9 Race Tires

This is killing me here …. I would mount them on the BWA 5.5 x 13 's collecting dust …. in a second …. sucks for me , you are on the left coast … fantastic price too ! And now I feel your pain Joe! Ugh, would jump all over these :( I'm curious though if they're illegal on dry country back roads or ...
by PhillySpider
Sat Nov 17, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 124 Spider door panel "TOP portion"
Replies: 2
Views: 74

Re: 124 Spider door panel "TOP portion"

That's a deal, someone should jump on these :)...maybe me! are they the dark brown or black? My peepers have trouble discerning on my monitor...
by PhillySpider
Sat Nov 17, 2018 11:03 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 1981 124 Spider with Pininfarina hardtop.
Replies: 21
Views: 744

Re: 1981 124 Spider with Pininfarina hardtop.

This is great...now I definitely don't want a hardtop :)
by PhillySpider
Wed Nov 14, 2018 9:03 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: width of main hoop for 79 Spider?
Replies: 18
Views: 245

Re: width of main hoop for 79 Spider?

I don't know if or when we'll ever track our spider, but I do wonder if the 1980's dealer installed rollbar on our car meets the spec to do so...
by PhillySpider
Sat Nov 03, 2018 1:13 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 124 Jack
Replies: 13
Views: 920

Re: 124 Jack

Beautiful collection.
by PhillySpider
Sat Nov 03, 2018 12:33 am
Forum: F/I/A/T B/S
Topic: Floor jack question
Replies: 7
Views: 385

Re: Floor jack question

Whatever it is, i'd recommend not trying to adjust it while under the car :)
by PhillySpider
Sat Oct 27, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: F/I/A/T B/S
Topic: Engine Shield
Replies: 28
Views: 1789

Re: Engine Shield

I guess i have little girl hands because I remove and insert the oil filter by hand without removing the belly pan. I prefer cleaning up some oil to removing the pan. Removed it the first time i changed her oil, but never again since.
by PhillySpider
Sat Oct 27, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: FS Fiat 128 Sedan Newark, NJ CL
Replies: 11
Views: 659

Re: FS Fiat 128 Sedan Newark, NJ CL

Fiat128racecar wrote:
Sat Oct 27, 2018 9:53 am

If you grab it and tire of it after a while, I would consider buying it.

Good luck- looks like it is worth saving.
Marc in Indy
That'll help convince my wife! "hey honey, it's like almost free, and if it's cluttering up the garage still in a couple years, I may know a guy to come take it"...LOL