1987 1.6 GT

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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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turbo2347 wrote:It lives
twins sound amazing :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:
Yes they do ;) :thumbup:
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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i am fitting larger larger idle jets to even out my tickover and the Saab electric brake pump to give me my brakes back.
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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this is where im at
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Im running 60 idle jets and 130 main jets now and compared to what was in there she flies
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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thats the saab vacuum pump fitted so i now have my brakes back pics to follow
once i have repaired my exhaust she will sound even better
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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and its a peirburg vac pump
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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Nice job, how do the brakes feel with that fitted? Same as before with the manifold connection?
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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Brunty wrote:Nice job, how do the brakes feel with that fitted? Same as before with the manifold connection?
they feel better its linked to the pedal switch so when the lights are on the pump is running.
the whole job has been interesting
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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Tonight i fitted 2 SCAT air filters and they look the puppies privates
pics will follow
and i may have got my hands on a rocco to break for parts.
a local garage did some work and the owner never paid up so they kept the car
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turbo2347 wrote: a local garage did some work and the owner never paid up so they kept the car
Bloody 'ell! :shock:
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Re: 1987 1.6 GT

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:D :D :D
best £50 ive spent
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