Search found 6288 matches

by Johann65
Sat 08 Apr 2017, 20:10
Forum: Restoration
Topic: 1965/66 Opel Rekord L Rally GMSA
Replies: 1083
Views: 171488

Re: 1965/66 Opel Rekord L Rally GMSA

Opel GT experimental!
expgt2.jpg
expgt2.jpg (101.92 KiB) Viewed 4444 times
by Johann65
Sat 08 Apr 2017, 19:45
Forum: Restoration
Topic: 1965/66 Opel Rekord L Rally GMSA
Replies: 1083
Views: 171488

Re: 1965/66 Opel Rekord L Rally GMSA

Experimental Opel GT 1965!! Note the rear lights! The Experimental GT was revealed by Opel in 1965. It was not a production vehicle but was used by the factory in research. A brochure was made available to the public to put Opel on the map of manufacturers with the future in mind. Experimental GT, 1...
by Johann65
Sat 08 Apr 2017, 13:03
Forum: Restoration
Topic: 1965/66 Opel Rekord L Rally GMSA
Replies: 1083
Views: 171488

Re: 1965/66 Opel Rekord L Rally GMSA

Now four years later!! What shiny eyes I had! Still working on the project!! :mrgreen: This is a real Barn Find in Mpumalanga!! 8O 8O This is the 1966 Opel Rekord L that carried the first 36DCD Weber and inlet manifold, Also carried disk brakes and booster :D All that this car requires is a good val...
by Johann65
Mon 03 Apr 2017, 16:14
Forum: Restoration
Topic: 1965/66 Opel Rekord L Rally GMSA
Replies: 1083
Views: 171488

Re: 1965/66 Opel Rekord L Rally GMSA

The dash has been converted and even my wife approves!! Next task is to fit the Opel Manta Booster and Master Cylinder! Fitment is a bolt-on operation! Most work is cleaning and re-spray! :mrgreen:
DSCF3514.JPG
DSCF3514.JPG (251.21 KiB) Viewed 2353 times
by Johann65
Sun 02 Apr 2017, 01:37
Forum: Technical
Topic: Altenator Mounting Bolts
Replies: 2
Views: 1071

Re: Altenator Mounting Bolts

Have you lost your Altenator bolt on the Road! :oops: :oops: I lost mine on the Opel Yesterday! :oops: To put and end to it, I drilled an hole on the tip of the bolt and fitted a splitpin! No more loose nuts!! :mrgreen: Spring washer would help to keep it tight as well I agree, but should the nut c...
by Johann65
Sat 01 Apr 2017, 15:15
Forum: Technical
Topic: Altenator Mounting Bolts
Replies: 2
Views: 1071

Altenator Mounting Bolts

Have you lost your Altenator bolt on the Road! :oops: :oops: I lost mine on the Opel Yesterday! :oops:
To put and end to it, I drilled an hole on the tip of the bolt and fitted a splitpin! No more loose nuts!! :mrgreen:
by Johann65
Fri 31 Mar 2017, 16:17
Forum: Restoration
Topic: 1965/66 Opel Rekord L Rally GMSA
Replies: 1083
Views: 171488

Re: 1965/66 Opel Rekord L Rally GMSA

Drove with GPS on and found that up to 70 KpH there was a discrepancy of about +2-3 KpH! This means that the Kadett speedo was set up for a 3.7 diff!! :mrgreen: Very Happy!! Did not go faster due to 60 speed limit! ;)
by Johann65
Thu 30 Mar 2017, 20:51
Forum: Events
Topic: Flanders Collection Car Gent Belgium, 12 february
Replies: 1
Views: 730

Re: Flanders Collection Car Gent Belgium, 12 february

Liked the display! Enjoyed!!