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by 250GT
Thu Sep 27, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Ribbed gearbox
Replies: 4
Views: 199

Re: Ribbed gearbox

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by 250GT
Thu Sep 27, 2018 1:19 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Ribbed gearbox
Replies: 4
Views: 199

Re: Ribbed gearbox

NOTRED wrote:
Wed Sep 26, 2018 10:50 pm
Can someone post a pic of a 250 ribbed gearbox? - I've never seen one.
C
Hello Notred,

Some pics of an magnesium gearbox ribbed,

I was forced to replace the org tower gear with gate , by a standard one , due to my 6 feet 7.

Yes I sit on the RA almost.... but fitts .

ciao

Cornelis
by 250GT
Sat Sep 15, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Evans waterless coolant
Replies: 4
Views: 322

Re: Evans waterless coolant

I am not interested in getting in an argument with anybody over this issue, but here are two facts: 1. NOTHING cools engines better than 100% water. Even a 50/50 mix of antifreeze will not transfer heat better than straight water. So for the most efficient cooling of the motor, use straight water. ...
by 250GT
Sat Sep 15, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: GTE Motor Mounts help
Replies: 8
Views: 526

Re: GTE Motor Mounts help

i can follow both conciderations of Timo and "the state of art" Dyke. The right level of the old F-cars is very theoretical ( amount of fuel, amount of pesengers, no adjustabel schocks, worn leaf springs, etc etc). 80 % of the pre 1964 F- cars hang down at the end...... when used. So the oil goes ba...
by 250GT
Fri Sep 14, 2018 4:40 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Evans waterless coolant
Replies: 4
Views: 322

Re: Evans waterless coolant

i do use it in several cars and is fantastic. specially for drivers. I did always have a bit PITA by waiting in front of the Gotthard tunnel from Swiss- Italy in full sunshine i takes at least 50 min of stop and go . Always staring on the temp gauge terrible. Even when the car reach the 100 degree l...
by 250GT
Fri Sep 14, 2018 4:28 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: light knob removal
Replies: 8
Views: 503

Re: light knob removal

lancia Flaminia switch
by 250GT
Fri Sep 14, 2018 4:24 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: light knob removal
Replies: 8
Views: 503

Re: light knob removal

For those folowed this thread.

Martin send me this pic if his light switch.

The other pic showed a Lancia flaminia switch a car that was also build during the 250 GTE year.

will test now if uploading of foto´s is possible again.

C.
by 250GT
Fri Sep 14, 2018 4:18 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: How do you drive your 250 during break-in ?
Replies: 9
Views: 418

Re: How do you drive your 250 during break-in ?

Hello lucky break in guys,
With a complete overhauld engine I don´t put in FULL synthetic oil in the beginnig.
it seams the oil scrap rings nead a ceartan friction on the inside of the liners.
otherwise oil consumtion will start.


best
C
by 250GT
Wed Sep 05, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: light knob removal
Replies: 8
Views: 503

Re: light knob removal

Martin,
the kob you descripe above belong to Lancia of the 60th
will send some pics tomorrow to you PM.
C.
by 250GT
Wed Sep 05, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: light knob removal
Replies: 8
Views: 503

Re: light knob removal

hello Martin.
Ceam or Lucas Light switch ?
Both have the turn/ pull mechanism.
and both types can befound on 250 GTE´s.
Best

P.S
Is picture uploading on TY possible again ?
I should have both types.

C.
by 250GT
Tue Aug 14, 2018 2:11 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Indicator switch - automatic return?
Replies: 2
Views: 535

Re: Indicator switch - automatic return?

Martin,
here is shown that pick up part in situ.
PF coupe 1958 was the first wIth return function,
C.

Pics loading don´t function here!
Will send them to you Email addresse Martin.
ciao
by 250GT
Tue Aug 14, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Indicator switch - automatic return?
Replies: 2
Views: 535

Re: Indicator switch - automatic return?

Martin,
it will only return if you have the metalring with 2 little cams on the column,
the ceam intrument can be checke by hand if it the function return works.

could make a pic of the part on the column.
best
c.
by 250GT
Fri May 18, 2018 1:10 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: 250 GTE rubber gasket for front indicator glass
Replies: 3
Views: 765

Re: 250 GTE rubber gasket for front indicator glass

These litle front lamps are identical with Alfa giulietta sprint &cabrio even the Mini did used them. made by Carello and Altissimo in glas no plastic lenses in the 60th white rubber gasket. link : http://www.cicognaniguarnizioni.it/Alfa-Romeo-100/giulietta-sprint-1as-100-a25/guarnizione-bianca-sott...
by 250GT
Fri May 11, 2018 6:15 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Dash light knob
Replies: 2
Views: 873

Re: Dash light knob

I am looking for a genuine/original dash light knob for my 250 GTE - as far as I know it should show „P“. Does anybody have one for sale? Regards, Martin I just read this thread, Martin, Pics only info for this community. It should look like this rherostat I think. The knob only came out # 3535 F G...
by 250GT
Thu May 10, 2018 5:32 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: 330 Series 1 brake light switch
Replies: 14
Views: 2761

Re: 330 Series 1 brake light switch

Martin tried to post a picture of his switch he told me.

so I will do it -i hope thats OK

welcome to TY.

I thought always the bullit connector wher used on GTE too.

never too old to learn.

but his picture shows somerthing else..

best

C.