1987 1.6 GT

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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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My next task twin carbs weber 40IDF and new manifold straight from the USA
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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I have also found a site that sells performance update kits for the IDF carbs and dellorto DRLA all sizes
cbperformance.com
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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thanks to my darling wife i now have a stereo
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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Hi all
slipping clutch changed thanks to a very nice man at Thurlow nunn who gave me the use of a bay for a few hours.
oil cooler kit going on in next few days
led bulbs being fitted all round
front fogs and driving lamps going on
and the battery is getting moved in tothe boot

Pics to follow
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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Ive got pete ellis from PTRExhausts making me an intake manifold for my pair of weber idf carbs
and he will be making me a matching air box all out of stainless.
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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I now have the manifold for my IDF carbsImageImage now all ive got to do is get the thing fitted and working watch this space..................
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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got a stainless 4/2/1 exhaust manifold fitted tonight because my intake manifold wouldnt fit with the standard ex manifold so hopefully i will be able to give it a run by the weekend
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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fingers crossed for you :)
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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well nearly another week gone and between the weather and illness still not had it running.
fitted an electric fuel pump plumbed it in and as soon as i turned it on the old fuel pipes burst every where so im in the middle of fitting a new one and try again
also filter regulator fitted
fuel return line removed
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more pics to come once i have the damn thing running again
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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It lives
twins sound amazing :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:
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