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  1. Bill Blue replied to the thread Clock for an Alpine.

    I bought this one....

    Dec 3, 2020 at 7:27 AM
  2. Alpine Addict replied to the thread Clock for an Alpine.

    article on clocks http://sunbeamalpine.org/2007/10/24/the-smiths-electric-clock/#more-204

    Dec 3, 2020 at 7:26 AM
  3. sunalp replied to the thread Clock for an Alpine.

    Mark's correct and I've never seen an original clock in working condition. I have a clock in my Alpine that works, but it's not stock....

    Dec 3, 2020 at 7:19 AM
  4. volvoguys replied to the thread Clock for an Alpine.

    Thanks for the plug, Dan. Clocks were options and few cars had them. So, the cost of a factory 'correct' clock varies widely depending...

    Dec 3, 2020 at 5:14 AM
  5. Tom H replied to the thread Chevy Rods.

    Bummer. They were very easy to do business with. I assume there are other similar manufacturers.

    Dec 2, 2020 at 10:59 PM
  6. Van Bagley replied to the thread Stupid timing question.

    I have installed the new balancer and now the dizzy rotor points to #1 when at TDC. I'm really really frustrated by it all. I have...

    Dec 2, 2020 at 10:36 PM
  7. DanR replied to the thread Clock for an Alpine.

    POST a request in the WANTES Setion and I bet you will get a few offers. Volvo guys is knowledgeable on the clocks

    Dec 2, 2020 at 8:55 PM
  8. hartmandm replied to the thread Clock for an Alpine.

    What criteria would make the clock "good"?

    Dec 2, 2020 at 8:41 PM
  9. Warren replied to the thread Washer bottles.

    It'd be nice if it didn't look like a milk bottle either.

    Dec 2, 2020 at 7:34 PM
  10. jdoclogan replied to the thread Chevy Rods.

    I just read that Frank Pisano closed Venolia pistons last year.

    Dec 2, 2020 at 4:48 PM
  11. RootesRooter replied to the thread 1592 for Racing.

    So you have flattops in your Series V? I don't remember your head having been shaved much, if any. If there's any hint of pinging,...

    Dec 2, 2020 at 4:47 PM
  12. RootesRooter liked Tom H's post in the thread Oil Pressure.

    As others have noted you'll need to prime the pump. But first clarify that the engine DID run at least briefly when you saw no oil...

    Dec 2, 2020 at 4:20 PM
  13. spmdr replied to the thread Yet another 1725 rebuild.

    I just used the Dial calipers for a quick check of the bore. All the bores were checked with a Dial bore gauge that has .0005...

    Dec 2, 2020 at 4:13 PM
  14. jfcroni posted a new thread.

    Clock for an Alpine

    Is there a good aftermarket clock for the Alpine?

    Forum: "Stock" Alpine

    Dec 2, 2020 at 3:18 PM