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Re: Coupe handling [Re: Nigel] #1605086
24/07/2017 21:31
24/07/2017 21:31
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Well I agree with you, and I switched to metric units long ago, but still we are stuck with mph/miles (and yes, a little sarcasm was introduced, sorry)


1996 Portofino 20vt & 2000 Pearl White Plus
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Re: Coupe handling [Re: DaveG] #1605088
24/07/2017 21:54
24/07/2017 21:54
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No probs with the sarcasm. It's under-used in my opinion.


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Re: Coupe handling [Re: Nigel] #1631615
11/04/2019 08:41
11/04/2019 08:41
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Nigel, you hit the nail. If you buy , Orginal ,buy original, it isn't what you get on eBay. Wishbones aren't just wishbones, a metal part that looks like it isn't worth to buy.. even fiat and Alfa have different numbers for several platforms e.g. Marea and coupe they fit both and have the same look.
In regard to stiffer bushes I like to comment that the friction is needed. stiffen something could cause movement somewhere else what couldn't move , so it could break.

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