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by snizeldelabmx
Thu Aug 13, 2009 1:03 pm
Forum: Cooling Area
Topic: strange noise... probably the water pump?
Replies: 0
Views: 3620

strange noise... probably the water pump?

hi! my 2.0 when it warms up a bit, it starts to make a strange noise, like a kettle boiling, and the car heats up a lot. in town i cand be more than 5 minutes, the temp goes nearly to red, and in motorway, if im not presing much the throotle it ok, as son as i go on the pedal (30 secs) it heats up t...
by snizeldelabmx
Thu Aug 13, 2009 12:51 pm
Forum: Engine Conversions
Topic: efi pinto engine to carb
Replies: 3
Views: 6607

hi! sorry didnt aswer before.... the car was sitting for 5 years and the inyection was fucked up, too expensive (at least here in spain) to repair. I managed to fix the problem. because it layed all that time, the admision spring valve from cilinder 1 was compresed too long, that it wasnt closing pr...
by snizeldelabmx
Sat Jun 13, 2009 11:09 am
Forum: Mk3 Capri's
Topic: my capri...
Replies: 0
Views: 4516

my capri...

hello. im from south spain, (malaga) and ive just bought a 2.0 pinto cabaret capri. i just found this forum, hope I can help and learn as much as I can, as Im starting to restore the hole car. here some pics http://www.postimage.org/image.php?v=aVqifui http://www.postimage.org/image.php?v=aVqirY0 ht...
by snizeldelabmx
Mon May 18, 2009 1:09 pm
Forum: Engine Conversions
Topic: Capri DOHC engine swap and bodywork
Replies: 2
Views: 7384

nice!!!

I changed to de sierra engine but the ohc efi, aand took the efi sistem out to put 45 dcoes (head ports a little bigger and it had the 5 gear gearbox)

much better now!
by snizeldelabmx
Sun May 17, 2009 6:16 pm
Forum: Mk3 Capri's
Topic: 2.1 Track day capri
Replies: 2
Views: 6788

nice dashboard, and I like the colour of the car!
by snizeldelabmx
Sun May 17, 2009 6:11 pm
Forum: Engine Conversions
Topic: efi pinto engine to carb
Replies: 3
Views: 6607

efi pinto engine to carb

hello! Ive just registerd here, im a new capri owner from south spain, and im preparing it for clasic car rallys. I have a mk3 capri with the efi pinto engine. I bough a new weber 32/36 kit with the manifold and everything, and Ive taken of the efi sistem. the car stars perfectly and sounds great. t...