Started on July 28 by friedgreencorrado

1981 Alfa Romeo GTV6


Big project. Hasn’t run for over 15yrs.

Latest updates
July 13
Hate to admit it..

But having so much work to do on the daily drivers, and now with enough …

Sept. 17

Okay, I rebuilt the strange hydraulic pump attached to the timing belt tensioner, got the …

Aug. 26
Top Dead Center, like I've never had it before.

This may be the strangest thing I’ve ever done to an engine. After having the …

Aug. 12
Close, but no cigar...

Got the radiator, timing belt cover, t-stat housing out of the way. Picked up the …

July 31
Time to get serious...

Okay…went out there tonight, hung the droplights (the garage is unlighted), and thought I’d just …

July 30
Still locked..or is it? I can't get to it!

Perhaps I’m just impatient. Still can’t turn the engine. But, I’ve been trying to do …

July 29
Locked up.

Motor seems to be frozen. I’m gonna apply a little Southern action to this thing. …

July 28
Okay, I did it!..

After the festival surrounding its arrival, I grabbed the crank pulley and tried to rotate …

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