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by gerry
Tue Dec 04, 2007 8:42 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: oil temperature
Replies: 4
Views: 2256

dear Warren,
the needle jumps to maximum heat when I turn the key to its first position and stays there after starting the engine (obviously cold starting the engine)
by gerry
Mon Dec 03, 2007 11:34 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: oil temperature
Replies: 4
Views: 2256

oil temperature

could anybody tell me where exactly at the engine the oil temperature is meassured? perhaps a loose cable in my car is the reason why the instrument isn't indicating correctly this data...
tks!
by gerry
Wed Nov 28, 2007 10:55 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: Is it time to Sell?
Replies: 97
Views: 34162

speaking about Mexicos and Lagondas...
what about one of the most underrated and undervalued 2+2-supercars, the Lamborghini Espada?
would be interested to know how it is to drive one of these monsters...
by gerry
Thu Nov 01, 2007 8:40 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: RM London auction sales
Replies: 11
Views: 4424

this is turning into some sort of live-ticker... :-)

please add to that list lot 257, a 1962 250 GTE (3381 GT), sold at £122,925 (approx. USD 240,000!!!).

http://cgi.liveauctions.ebay.com/ws/eBa ... 0175840421
by gerry
Fri Sep 14, 2007 8:47 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: market report
Replies: 0
Views: 2552

market report

have you read this?

Sports Car Market Magazine - Ketih Martin's Shifting Gears
http://www.kidston.com/WORLD-CLASSIC-CA ... rs_scm.pdf
by gerry
Fri Sep 14, 2007 7:27 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: fuel pumps
Replies: 15
Views: 5806

thanks everybody.
how can I contact Denis McCann?
by gerry
Thu Sep 13, 2007 4:19 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: fuel pumps
Replies: 15
Views: 5806

Tom (I mean Tom Yang),
do you know anything about fitting a "365 GT 2+2 Fispa mechanical fuel pump" into a GTE?
tks!
by gerry
Thu Sep 13, 2007 8:54 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: fuel pumps
Replies: 15
Views: 5806

John,
you are right, that's the problem... :-(
by gerry
Thu Sep 13, 2007 8:54 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: fuel pumps
Replies: 15
Views: 5806

dear Rudy,
no, it's the body that broke.
by gerry
Wed Sep 12, 2007 11:32 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: fuel pumps
Replies: 15
Views: 5806

well..., due to circumstances not entirely explainable, the pump broke, literally, in the shop where my car is being serviced.

so I must weld the (two) parts together again, but I'm not sure if this welding will resist the pressure.
by gerry
Wed Sep 12, 2007 6:18 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: fuel pumps
Replies: 15
Views: 5806

tks Tom!

I contacted Partsource (no answer yet), but not Rutlands and GT parts (will do it right now).

regarding "Francois": does he have a shop?
by gerry
Tue Sep 11, 2007 10:31 am
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: fuel pumps
Replies: 15
Views: 5806

fuel pumps

hi there!

the mechanical fuel pump of my 3619 (the one in front of the engine) needs to be replaced.
does anybody know where to get one of these (new, refurbished, repro)?

and how about the electric pump: who restores these devices?

tks a lot!
by gerry
Wed Sep 05, 2007 2:00 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: exhaust tips
Replies: 0
Views: 2293

exhaust tips

Got a diagram of the exhaust system from one of our members in Manchester. But I still don't know about the internal design of the exhaust tips. In the original diagram ("dispositivo slienziatore" - Sefac Modena from 1960) these are called "3º elemento", being the 1º and the 2º "elemento" the front ...
by gerry
Mon Sep 03, 2007 3:59 pm
Forum: Vintage Ferraris
Topic: exhaust system - diagram
Replies: 0
Views: 2322

exhaust system - diagram

Does anybody have a diagram or exploded drawing of the silencers of the GTE-exhaust system including the dimensions of all parts ?