Rebuilding the carbs

Spent over a week trying to find the genuine Dellorto service kit that I’d bought a few years ago and put away somewhere safe so I didn’t lose it…  Finally got a chance to rebuild the carbs, so spent the evening at the kitchen table following the instructions in Des Hamill’s book. My auntie tells me it was…

Exhaust o’clock

As nice as my Prodrive stainless exhaust is, the Capri’s a very different shape to the Impreza and no amount of twisting, turning and contorting would get the back box tucked up in the rear … or over the rear axle for that matter.  When you compare it to the one I just took off…

The box of bits is back from the cleaners

Turned out nice  Picked up the carbs today and I’m more than happy with the job done by Ian at CRC Restorations. I chatted it over with him beforehand and the brief was to get them functionally cleaned, rather than focus on them being cosmetically clean – after all, they’re only going to get dirty when…