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939 Series (159, Brera and Brera Spider) / Re: 159 TI too low
« Last post by kaleuclint on Today at 02:42:01 PM »
About to purchase a trolley jack and it'll be a low profile one obviously.

The 1750TBi is regarded as bulletproof, but it certainly has coolant issues:
  • Two cracked header tanks
  • Water pump bearing failure
  • Radiator hose failure
Bulletproof but maybe not waterproof?
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a 009 GTV4 Twin Spark ar11670005582 Build 8/1979
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Hi everyone,

Just recently bought my first car, a 2001 156 2.0L sport twin spark. The only thing wrong with her is that the yellow key code light stays up, the previous owner knew of this issue and tried to fix it, he couldn't. I have two immobiliser ECU boxs (The blue ones, code-606 73 131). I've read that it could be a faulty two pin connector (Where is should be reading 8 Ohms), mine reads 4.8Ohms. Is this a problem?

So far:
-I've bought a brand new battery (Didn't come with one)
-I've done an emergency start, which was successful and she sounds great.
-I've checked all the fuses, they're fine.
-I've swapped between both of my ECU's, no result.
-I've left the key in ignition for some time to see if the error goes away (I've read that could work)

I'm not quite sure on what to do now, I've also read that reprogramming the key/s to the immobiliser should work. If so, can I do it myself, or do I have to ship off my stuff somewhere else. But I am wondering if there is a simpler fix; before I bought her, she was sitting in a garage for up to a year and a half...

I'm looking for the cheapest route, as a 17y/o student who only works at Maccas. If anyone can help, that would be very much appreciated!

Kind Regards,
Zacariah  :)
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116 Series (Alfetta Sedan/GT/GTV & Giulietta Sedan) / Re: Alfetta 116 register
« Last post by Fetta GTV on February 15, 2019, 06:11:50 PM »
a008gtv vin AR11637*0005611 Build 8/1979 Alfetta GTV 2000

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General Discussion / Re: Restoration Garage Seven MMaaaate
« Last post by poohbah on February 15, 2019, 02:18:20 PM »
Also maybe of interest - I saw a trailer this week for the new series of Wheeler Dealers (Foxtel), in which they restore a white 164 in California.

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fsdgEVUWQnU" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fsdgEVUWQnU</a>

Those of you on Faceplant can view the trailer here:
www.facebook.com/DiscoveryUK/videos/1581005928696901/
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General Discussion / Restoration Garage Seven MMaaaate
« Last post by sportiva on February 15, 2019, 12:23:42 PM »
An excellent series by Canadian restoration specialists 'The Guild of Automotive Restorers'.  The fourth series includes the restoration of a 1946 C62500 Pininfarina.
The series is not cheesy or confrontational like some of the other American redneck "CAR" shows on Seven MATE
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Buy/Swap/Sell [Announce ONLY] / Alfetta 1.8 long motors
« Last post by Divano Veloce on February 15, 2019, 10:49:33 AM »
For sale 2 alfetta long motors

one has head off, one is assembled

no ancillaries

$150 each

Located near Castlemaine
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Buy/Swap/Sell [Announce ONLY] / 105 Berlina panels
« Last post by Divano Veloce on February 15, 2019, 10:47:29 AM »
Straight and rust free 1750 Berlina sections:
nosecone
valance
LHS front guard
Radiator support frame section (may also suit 1750 GTV
PM if interested, located near Castlemaine Vic
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Love it if you would put your cars om the
Register under 116 register
Thanks gg
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Can i invite you tegisyer your alfetta on the register
3 topics down
Thanks
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