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  1. Alpine 1789 replied to the thread "Balance Pipe" hoses.

    What kind of gas leak detector did you use? I have a natural gas detector for use in the house, but don't think it works with gasoline.

    Sep 18, 2020 at 4:19 PM
  2. Alpine 1789 replied to the thread Return of my SIV!.

    Congratulations on the first drive! Very exciting. As for the brake lights, you should get the standard ones working correctly before...

    Sep 18, 2020 at 4:15 PM
  3. rixter replied to the thread Return of my SIV!.

    Congratulations on your first drive. There are few things more exciting than that first one... in more than one way. Now go make it...

    Sep 18, 2020 at 3:37 PM
  4. Scotty posted a new thread.

    Return of my SIV!

    Thanks to all of you and Al Mason, you can add another running Alpine on the streets; This morning I drove my SIV for the first time....

    Forum: "Stock" Alpine

    Sep 18, 2020 at 3:21 PM
  5. RootesRooter liked Tim R's post in the thread "Balance Pipe" hoses.

    A common cause of fumes is from the breather pipe that goes across the top inside the rear scuttle from one tank to the other. It is...

    Sep 18, 2020 at 1:32 PM
  6. 62SNBMR replied to the thread Zenith carb leaking air.

    Thanks for the suggestions. I'll double check everything and let you know if it works.

    Sep 18, 2020 at 1:05 PM
  7. Knightowl61 replied to the thread turn signal switch.

    No luck finding an alpine switch. Has anyone tried another brand switch? 1963-1967 MGBs, 1964-67 Midgets, & Sprite 1963-1967 looks like...

    Sep 18, 2020 at 12:47 PM
  8. belmateo liked jdoclogan's post in the thread How Fast is a Sunbeam.

    Too funny, my drivers door came unlatched on my Series III at the SUNI IV autocross in Park City, Utah. Fun driving with one hand...

    Sep 18, 2020 at 12:37 PM
  9. belmateo replied to the thread Sunbeam 2000 build.

    Yes it is! Remember, this is my vision of how Sunbeam would have built an Alpine for release in 2000.

    Sep 18, 2020 at 12:33 PM
  10. Mike O'D replied to the thread "Balance Pipe" hoses.

    Actually after thinking about it, my S3 has heavy duty looking worm drive hose clamps. The band isn't punch with holes, but rather has...

    Sep 18, 2020 at 11:53 AM
  11. Mike O'D replied to the thread Wheels..

    Great idea Michael, thanks.

    Sep 18, 2020 at 11:34 AM
  12. bernd_st replied to the thread Zenith carb leaking air.

    True. I'm able to help with repro spindles. But wonder whether that's the root cause here. Have you checked the rear carb for excessive...

    Sep 18, 2020 at 10:48 AM
  13. hartmandm replied to the thread Sunbeam 2000 build.

    A CD Changer! That is some old school technology.

    Sep 18, 2020 at 10:37 AM
  14. hartmandm replied to the thread Fast Idle Spring.

    Does page 26 help? http://sunbeamalpine.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/6-Fuel-System-C-2.pdf Mike

    Sep 18, 2020 at 10:21 AM
  15. Bill Blue replied to the thread DuraPine II.

    Thanks Barry. Measuring the impact is out of the question and swapping wheels is way easier said than done, what with the 11" rotors....

    Sep 18, 2020 at 9:18 AM