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by pietpetoors
Sun 16 Jul 2017, 16:24
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Battery Termnal Quick Disconnect
Replies: 3
Views: 1094

Re: Battery Termnal Quick Disconnect

Needed one last week when the altenater shorted!! 8O Ja, what happened to my Constantia is the main cable running from battery + to the cab, came loose from its hanger and fell on the exhaust manifold. The cable isolation melted away and then that thick cable made a dead short on the manifold and c...
by pietpetoors
Sun 16 Jul 2017, 14:58
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Battery Termnal Quick Disconnect
Replies: 3
Views: 1094

Battery Termnal Quick Disconnect

After my Constanti a nearly caught fire just before I sold it last year I started importing these Battery Terminal quick disconnects . You can fit it within minutes and you do not have to cut any wires. The main part and rear part are isolated from each other. To make contact you fasten the green kn...
by pietpetoors
Fri 14 Jul 2017, 18:56
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: 1980 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo
Replies: 98
Views: 23415

Re: 1980 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo

I still have original suspension. Ask Darryl at www.mikemsuspensions.co.za , in jhb, him and his dad have loads of leave spring experience and he will give you honest advice.
by pietpetoors
Thu 13 Jul 2017, 19:06
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: 1980 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo
Replies: 98
Views: 23415

Re: 1980 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo

Took her for a spin around the block today. Except for noisy tappets she runs well. Sounds awesome, especially when the turbo starts to sing. http://www.hilux4x4.co.za/views/images/smilies/yahoo.gif This was the first time in probably 15 years the car drove. I now also sorted out the brake lights an...
by pietpetoors
Thu 13 Jul 2017, 09:06
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: 1980 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo
Replies: 98
Views: 23415

Re: 1980 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo

Jislaaik Ben jy is 'n stêr.
Het Autozone gebel, outjie het weer vir my gesê hulle het nie en almal soek dit.
Gee toe vir hom die kode op Autozone se web site en wragtag waar daar het hy sommer van dit in sy rak.

Great, dankie.
by pietpetoors
Thu 13 Jul 2017, 08:14
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: 1980 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo
Replies: 98
Views: 23415

Re: 1980 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo

Thanx a million, now that I have the product name it will be easier to find. Does anybody know where in South Africa can I find amber double contact globes. This is the normal double contact, same as brake and park lights, but must be amber. Phillips 1157NA Down here no spare shops have it or can fi...
by pietpetoors
Wed 12 Jul 2017, 21:55
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: 1980 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo
Replies: 98
Views: 23415

Re: 1980 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo

Will take some proper pics tomorrow. Yesterday I could not move it out of the garage because it stalled each time I put it in gear, but fixed the problem today.
by pietpetoors
Wed 12 Jul 2017, 21:50
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Forum Meetup: Cape Town: 6 August?
Replies: 31
Views: 4819

Re: Forum Meetup: Cape Town: 6 August?

If my Trans Am is running and road worthy by then I can also make it on 6 Aug
by pietpetoors
Wed 12 Jul 2017, 21:29
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: 1980 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo
Replies: 98
Views: 23415

Re: 1980 Pontiac Trans Am Turbo

Where in the Country can I get a material I can use as a heat shield, something like a sheet of thick heat shield material? The Trans Am has this metal heat shield between the Turbo and bonnet. Between the heat shield and bonnet use to be some fibre glass stuff which was extremely messy. I would lik...
by pietpetoors
Sun 18 Jun 2017, 19:01
Forum: Cars and Parts on Other Sites
Topic: 75-78 Constantia/Caprice
Replies: 10
Views: 2146

Re: 75-78 Constantia/Caprice

Saw this on Gumtree: https://www.gumtree.co.za/a-classic-vintage-cars/boksburg/1976-chevrolet-caprice-classic-excellent-condition-r79000-negotiable/1002003549540910429468309 1976 Chevrolet Caprice Classic Excellent Condition R79000 negotiable Boksburg Chevrolet Caprice 1976 Excellent Condition R7900...