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by QuebecFiatSpider
Thu Aug 02, 2018 7:34 am
Forum: Photos
Topic: Here's my 1980 Fiat spider 2000, new to this forum :)
Replies: 9
Views: 2162

Re: Here's my 1980 Fiat spider 2000, new to this forum :)

Hello guys, I just realised I haven't shown you the end results of my engine bay restoration project. So here are some pictures : This year I'll be improving the interior of the car...To be followed... https://i.imgur.com/NUETUnl.jpg https://i.imgur.com/Wl6Xmu1.jpg https://i.imgur.com/I6Pwefe.jpg
by QuebecFiatSpider
Sun Jul 29, 2018 6:09 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 1972 Fiat Spider
Replies: 5
Views: 688

Re: 1972 Fiat Spider

Hello there, great car by the way it seems to go pretty well :) If I may ask a small technical question...When you replaced the shocks and springs, I guess you replaced also the tab bushings...did you use polyurethane bushings or standard rubber bushings? It is just that you gave that car the setup ...
by QuebecFiatSpider
Thu May 03, 2018 6:53 am
Forum: F/I/A/T B/S
Topic: 75 spider build
Replies: 132
Views: 13452

Re: 75 spider build

I'm interested to see all of that built :)
by QuebecFiatSpider
Sat Apr 14, 2018 8:06 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Gasket Sealing Advice Needed
Replies: 13
Views: 1395

Re: Gasket Sealing Advice Needed

Hi guys, just wanted to close the loop on that subject. Like I said I used the Permatex gasket sealer stuff. https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B007VIGCJW/ref ... 70_TE_item Everything went quite well in the reassembly process...it's a product that is quite sticky but paying attention to only apply a small fi...
by QuebecFiatSpider
Tue Mar 20, 2018 12:11 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Gasket Sealing Advice Needed
Replies: 13
Views: 1395

Re: Gasket Sealing Advice Needed

Just a quick supplement of information I got this morning : Yesterday during my research I sent a quick message on Facebook Messenger to John, who runs Midwest-124 asking him what product he is using il all his engine building and guess what? He's using the same product...so I guess I'll be ok :) ht...
by QuebecFiatSpider
Tue Mar 20, 2018 6:03 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Gasket Sealing Advice Needed
Replies: 13
Views: 1395

Re: Gasket Sealing Advice Needed

Thanks everyone for your comments :) Yesterday, after posting on this forum, I did some more research on the web and I also discovered all sorts of comments. What I learned is that there is a difference between a "Gasket Maker" and a "Gasket Sealer/or dressing. Also you guys are right, using a very ...
by QuebecFiatSpider
Mon Mar 19, 2018 7:11 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Gasket Sealing Advice Needed
Replies: 13
Views: 1395

Gasket Sealing Advice Needed

Hi guys, In the next coming weeks I'll put back the crankshaft and auxilliary shaft seal holders on my engine. I'll be also putting back on the water pump and cooling return line. I have in hand all the "paper gaskets" needed associated with those parts... My question is : Do I simply use those kind...
by QuebecFiatSpider
Fri Mar 16, 2018 6:05 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Factory leather
Replies: 14
Views: 1159

Re: Factory leather

Recently I found two websites that seems to sell quality leather for our Fiat: http://www.autoberry.com/details.php?products_id=21 http://www.worlduph.com/fiat/124_spider/ I have not done any business with them, I just found them recently :) Keep us informed on the supplier that you chose I'm intere...
by QuebecFiatSpider
Wed Mar 07, 2018 7:21 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Carl's 80 spider for sale
Replies: 13
Views: 1869

Re: Carl's 80 spider for sale

Looks to be a little low price for all you did on that car... Why you don't put it on Bring a Trailer website? I would guess this car would reach around 7,000$ on that site... I would be really curious to see what would be the selling price reached on Bring a Trailer for a car like this :) Anyway ju...
by QuebecFiatSpider
Mon Feb 26, 2018 5:41 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Oils, zinc, again
Replies: 20
Views: 3718

Re: Oils, zinc, again

Just to close the loop, I bought the "T4" one. Thanks for your comments :)