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  Topic: brake pads
Lon

Replies: 9
Views: 10174

PostForum: Motorsport, Racing & Trackdays   Posted: Fri Sep 24, 2004 8:41 am   Subject: Track testing is done... :D
Finaly after a long time.. I have tested the Ferodo DS-3000 pads with my OMP discs at Zandvoort..

When everything is warm, the braking distance realy is short.
From 180km/h to 90km/h was amazingly ...
  Topic: 333,333 km!
Lon

Replies: 22
Views: 15021

PostForum: General   Posted: Fri Sep 24, 2004 8:24 am   Subject: 333,333 km!
Truely cool Very Happy Very Happy

Do you know if the engine is in it's original condition?

BTW what's the highest mileage known on a 33?

all the best

Sérgio

Sergio,

The engine is still tje first e ...
  Topic: What the hell is this (and what does it do?)
Lon

Replies: 4
Views: 3869

PostForum: Boxer Workshop   Posted: Thu Jul 29, 2004 2:11 pm   Subject: What the hell is this (and what does it do?)
If i'm right it's only open when the engine is idle
  Topic: Can anyone help me identify my conrods?
Lon

Replies: 6
Views: 4736

PostForum: Boxer Workshop   Posted: Thu Jul 29, 2004 2:07 pm   Subject: Can anyone help me identify my conrods?
Maybe you can post a picture of it to help us identify...
  Topic: Twin Spark engine for an Alfa 33?
Lon

Replies: 4
Views: 3691

PostForum: Boxer Workshop   Posted: Mon Jun 28, 2004 9:14 am   Subject: Twin Spark engine for an Alfa 33?
The space you need to fit the TS engine is larger as the space needed for the Boxer engine in the 33....

The TS engine's are higher than the 33 boxer engine's so they will not fit in a 33..... unl ...
  Topic: Rev limiter on P4
Lon

Replies: 21
Views: 13761

PostForum: General   Posted: Wed Jun 09, 2004 2:16 pm   Subject: Rev limiter on P4
Lon - Do you have a Squadra chip?

Yes I have the Squadra chip..

Why?
  Topic: Rev limiter on P4
Lon

Replies: 21
Views: 13761

PostForum: General   Posted: Wed Jun 09, 2004 11:52 am   Subject: Rev limiter on P4
The 33 16v engines have the rev limiter at 6850 rpm fitted in the ECU.

The 33 8v engine with ECU has a rev limit at around 6500 rpm..

The 33 8v engine's with carbs I don;t know the rev limiter s ...
  Topic: what oil do you use?!
Lon

Replies: 46
Views: 26570

PostForum: Boxer Workshop   Posted: Wed May 26, 2004 11:02 am   Subject: what oil do you use?!
Alfa recommended 20W/50 for the 33, this becomes more important as the car ages and the compression may not be as good as before. Also it slows oil consumpion, and you should find that oil light flick ...
  Topic: Engine AR30746 and AR30747 differences???
Lon

Replies: 5
Views: 4371

PostForum: General   Posted: Mon May 24, 2004 9:26 am   Subject: Engine AR30746 and AR30747 differences???
The engine codes:

The CAT engines have less power.

Indeed it has less power output... but when you put the exhaust system of the 30746 on the 30747 yopu have the same amount of power..
ohh and ...
  Topic: are 33's with or without TS??
Lon

Replies: 8
Views: 5233

PostForum: General   Posted: Wed May 19, 2004 12:35 pm   Subject: are 33's with or without TS??
No... there has never been a TS version of the 33.

There has been a prototype of a hybride 33 but that also was not with a TS engine..

The only other engine type in the 33 was the 3 cylinder Tur ...
  Topic: brake pads
Lon

Replies: 9
Views: 10174

PostForum: Motorsport, Racing & Trackdays   Posted: Fri May 14, 2004 8:34 am   Subject: brake pads
I was told at the time by another club member not to run them on the road however as they are too hard and can score the discs when cold - does this sound right? I used to swap them for cheapy soft p ...
  Topic: weight reduce
Lon

Replies: 5
Views: 5846

PostForum: Motorsport, Racing & Trackdays   Posted: Thu May 13, 2004 11:40 am   Subject: weight reduce
650kg ??
Underweight can be a disadvantage on the track, you need enough weight to have some pressure on the front and rear of the car to have some grip on the track..

How about the weight balance ...
  Topic: weight reduce
Lon

Replies: 5
Views: 5846

PostForum: Motorsport, Racing & Trackdays   Posted: Thu May 13, 2004 8:19 am   Subject: weight reduce
What have you done already to reduce weight ?

Strip your 33 fully and than put back only parts realy needed for the use of your car..
  Topic: brake pads
Lon

Replies: 9
Views: 10174

PostForum: Motorsport, Racing & Trackdays   Posted: Tue May 11, 2004 12:28 pm   Subject: update
Here an update on the use of the DS-3000 for road use..

The wear is very low, after 3000kms the thinkness is almost as when new.
The thikness of my discs is not noticable decreased so that looks g ...
  Topic: cams then!
Lon

Replies: 3
Views: 4801

PostForum: Motorsport, Racing & Trackdays   Posted: Tue May 11, 2004 12:22 pm   Subject: Re: cams then!

AND NO BULDUZZI OR COLOMBIA CAMS!!!!!!!!!

Why not use the Colombia or Bulduzzi cams ????????
  Topic: Scary Brakes!!!
Lon

Replies: 21
Views: 15142

PostForum: General   Posted: Mon May 10, 2004 3:47 pm   Subject: Scary Brakes!!!
On my 16v I have fitted OMP racing discs with Ferodo DS-3000 brake pads ( the rear brake's are still stock standard).

The braking distance is very short, but I need to warm-up the brake's first. Th ...
  Topic: Top speeds?
Lon

Replies: 50
Views: 35254

PostForum: Motorsport, Racing & Trackdays   Posted: Thu Sep 04, 2003 8:07 am   Subject: Top speeds?
On http://www.alfaromeo33.nl you can calculate the speeds with different aloy size's and tyre sizes......
  Topic: brake pads
Lon

Replies: 9
Views: 10174

PostForum: Motorsport, Racing & Trackdays   Posted: Thu Sep 04, 2003 7:48 am   Subject: brake pads
When cold it brake's like you have a not so very new original brake setup Sad ... (pretty bad but not too bad).

I think that with the DS-3000 it will be worse than with the OMP's ( as the OMP's are ...
  Topic: brake pads
Lon

Replies: 9
Views: 10174

PostForum: Motorsport, Racing & Trackdays   Posted: Wed Sep 03, 2003 11:53 am   Subject: brake pads
Hi,

What are your experiences with different brands and type's of brake pads/discs ??

I drive with OMP Racing discs and OMP (971) Racing pads fitted on my 33 16v...
And soon I replace the pads ...
  Topic: Top speeds?
Lon

Replies: 50
Views: 35254

PostForum: Motorsport, Racing & Trackdays   Posted: Wed Sep 03, 2003 11:48 am   Subject: Top speeds?
I've calculated the theoretical topspeeds of the series 3 cars. Obvioussly these don't include air resistance or road friction. Anyway, if any of you guys manage to top these speeds, your speedo isn ...
  Topic: 16v hydrolic to mechanical tapped conversion...
Lon

Replies: 4
Views: 5603

PostForum: General   Posted: Fri May 16, 2003 9:41 am   Subject: 16v hydrolic to mechanical tapped conversion...
Peter has sold his 16v Sud.

And he also refered to AH Motorsports, so i will contact AH Motorsport.

Thanx all for the answers.
  Topic: 16v hydrolic to mechanical tapped conversion...
Lon

Replies: 4
Views: 5603

PostForum: General   Posted: Thu May 15, 2003 2:49 pm   Subject: 16v hydrolic to mechanical tapped conversion...
Thanx that is indeed a good idea!!

I just send him an e-mail
  Topic: 16v hydrolic to mechanical tapped conversion...
Lon

Replies: 4
Views: 5603

PostForum: General   Posted: Wed May 14, 2003 8:48 am   Subject: 16v hydrolic to mechanical tapped conversion...
Hi,

I need to convert my 16v engine from one with hydrolic type to a mechanical tapped one.

Is there anyone who did this already ?

As I want to use the race cam's from C&B and with these I ca ...
  Topic: 16v : problems at low revs
Lon

Replies: 3
Views: 4639

PostForum: Boxer Workshop   Posted: Tue Apr 29, 2003 8:12 am   Subject: 16v : problems at low revs
It indeed sounds like the synchronisation is gone between the left en right throttle bodies like Nikola explained..

What also can be out of sync is the vacuum of all 4 of the cylinders.. On each th ...
  Topic: 16v Torque wrench settings
Lon

Replies: 5
Views: 5455

PostForum: Boxer Workshop   Posted: Mon Apr 07, 2003 9:02 am   Subject: Re: 16v Torque wrench settings
I don't think the manaul cobers the 16v heads.

Have you checked it already than?

But, the material and sized of the bolts in the 1.7 8b and the 1.7 16v are all teh same, so the Torque Wrench set ...
 
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