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55074

Re: New to me 1966 96 Special

Maybe he meant by rare: Lightly cook, slightly fried, pan seared minus the grill. Tim
hindibook
8:08 AM
#55074
 
55073

Re: New to me 1966 96 Special

A 66 special is rare??? Must not be looking in right places. I have seen several. ... On Wed, 2/10/16, GWRepRay@... [vSAAB]
Bradley Burns
Feb 10
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55072

Re: New to me 1966 96 Special

A 66 special is rare??? Must not be looking in right places. I have seen several. ... On Wed, 2/10/16, GWRepRay@... [vSAAB]
Bradley Burns
Feb 10
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55071

Re: New to me 1966 96 Special

"You will find this is pretty rare, yours is one of only five or six that I know of." If not already listed, please get me the info to add yours and/or any
geoholic
Feb 10
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55070

Re: New to me 1966 96 Special

Good find, another 96 Special. I have one as well, great car. You will find this is pretty rare, yours is one of only five or six that I know of. That makes
dreich1064
Feb 10
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55069

Just brought home a 93F for restoration.

Unfortunately, I did not come home with the trunk lid. I left with the trunk lid, got home with a pair of bare hinges. I know the lid is gone, but I need
dreich1064
Feb 9
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55068

Re: Alternator conversion to c900 type

Hi Martin, You may be right- The alternator in question was rebuilt, with new brushes and slip rings and had not been installed before putting it on the V4. My
pmmaitland
Feb 9
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55067

Re: Alternator conversion to c900 type

Thanks, Peter. The alternator came fanless, so I couldn't make that mistake. It's all good now...
serge
Feb 9
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55066

Re: Alternator conversion to c900 type

... Correct, there´s an arrow engraved on some of the blades to indicate the direction of rotation. However, I do not think it is the cause of fast wearing
M. Hilvers
Feb 9
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55065

New to me 1966 96 Special

So I am now the possessor of a fairly original 66 96 Special. Started an album "1/3 More zzZap" if you want to see a few pictures the day after it arrived
pmmaitland
Feb 9
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55064

Re: Alternator conversion to c900 type

I have one other point to add- If you're using the fan from the 900 it will not work well as its now spinning in the opposite direction on the 96. I've done
pmmaitland
Feb 9
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55063

Re: Sway Bar on Sonett III?

This has been educational. Thanks for the insight. Perhaps someday I will add the sway bar and see if I like the difference. I find the Sonett to actually have
jonathanknez
Feb 7
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55062

Re: Transmission evaluation and storage ? [1 Attachment]

I should add from my own messing about for all of you transmission evaluators. If you pull the drain plug you can get a good look at the ring gear with a
hindibook
Feb 7
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55061

Re: Sway Bar on Sonett III?

For the Sonett, a sway bar would improve the cars manners in mild-to-spirited type driving, such as seen on public streets. However, it would reduce overall
Stefan Vapaa
Feb 7
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55060

Re: Sway Bar on Sonett III? [2 Attachments]

... That is corect. Many Sonetts including my ´72, came wit the bushings on the A-arm but without the sway bar. This is a pic of the spot that you have to
Martin Hilvers
Feb 7
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