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    car hire in Scotland

    Hi everyone. Girlfriends parents are going overseas in a couple of months and want to hire a car in Glasgow. Does anyone know of any cheap, reputable company to book through. Cheers :)
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    Guys 04 Linea Rossa

    It's just dust. Yeah full leather in the Linea Rossa. We never got half leather in any models here in aus.
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    Guys 04 Linea Rossa

    Last update for a little while. headlights polished up a bit Seats and steering wheel installed. All thats left to do now is a little bit of paint work, wheel alignment and its all done. Not sure at this point when it'll be on the road but hopefully early next year.
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    Guys 04 Linea Rossa

    Yeah they work really well on the car. cant wait to take it for a spin when it has seats in it. not easy driving it sitting on the floor and also not having the steering wheel bolted in. Everytime I accelerated the wheel came off which was fun.
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    Guys 04 Linea Rossa

    drove it out of the shed. Hopefully seats and steering wheel will be ready tomorrow. Not very comfortable sitting on the floor. To do list: Install seats and steering wheel Gear and handbrake gaitors (when they arrive) Replace blown speedo globes Paint front bar, bonnet and rear bar Polish or...
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    Guys 04 Linea Rossa

    Filled fluids today. Started it up. Once oil pressure was built up, plugged coil pack in and she fired up first go. Then ran out of fuel after 5 seconds. Put in a few litres and let her idle till thermostat opened up. Runs nice a quite so exhaust will come in time. Tyres fitted to wheels...
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    egr valve location

    That's a c22sel motor. AFAIK it's an Australian motor. It's closer linked to the x20xev engine.
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    Guys 04 Linea Rossa

    Interior is coming along nicely. Rear speakers installed. Drivers door speaker installed. Sub and amp wiring run to boot (silly not to do it while interior is out) Footwell leds wired up. (They are meant to be DRL's but they look great and bright inside the car :) ) Tomorrow. Fix up...
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    Guys 04 Linea Rossa

    Almost done. Tyres getting fitted on monday, Still waiting on seats and steering wheel. And need to get front bar painted. will finish off interior over the weekend. A couple of quick pics from today.
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    Guys 04 Linea Rossa

    Here's whats left to get done over the next couple of days. Engine: Install new coolant hoses Gearbox: Driveshaft seals Brakes: fit fronts Suspension: Fit front suspension with camber bolts Wheels and tyres: Alfa 159 17" wheels (inc spare) Michelin Pilot Sport 3 tyres Exterior body work...
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    Guys 04 Linea Rossa

    Engine is back in the car. Decided to keep original gearbox as I don't have the time to open and inspect the 4.17fd box. Here a quick pic of the engine before it went back on the subframe. (a few spares in the background 3 engines and 2 gearboxes)
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    Guys 04 Linea Rossa

    Engine out. Engine bay washed. Subframe washed Polished exhaust shields Painted vxr calipers and discs. (opc logos inside discs in blue) Fitted headlight level sensor to rear beam. A couple of pics. (exhaust system will be changed once car is on road)
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    Guys 04 Linea Rossa

    I know. If only I could get stainless torx screws. It will be replaced with a brand new one though. bumper has to come off so behind it can all be cleaned up anyway.
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    Guys 04 Linea Rossa

    little but of work on the rear and underside today. (serviced rear calipers, new pads, discs, shocks, springs, and gloss black undercoating) engine ready to drop out for the morning. teaser pic.
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    Z22SE Where did this come from?

    found my original chain kits. tensioner was the newer style 4 press one and was complete. Cleaned up sump and there isn't anything in there. must of happened to previous owner and they got it fixed.
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