Member Page: Steve Wten

Manana Steve Wten

Steve Wten

Member ID: Manana
Status: Free Member
Thornhill, Ontario, Canada   CAN
Member Since: 2012-06-21
Home Site: The Triumph Experience
Last Login: 2017-11-23 13:37
Forum Activity: 2017-11-23 13:37
Forum Posts: 890

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1978 Triumph Spitfire 1500 Milano Red R 81 Honda Steve Wten

1978 Triumph Spitfire 1500

2001 Honda Prelude

2008 BMW Z4 3.0si

3 Vehicles — Total mileage: 257,000 mi (413,601 km) — Average age: 1996

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Steve’s Guide To A World Of Wheel Options

Posted on: Sunday February 1, 2015

1 Tire Size Comparison and AutoCross

Sick of the limited selection of wheels for your Spitfire / GT6? Pick your set-up... Staggered set-up (wider tires in the back) certainly looks great and with added HP may be a benefit, but I like the handling and rotatability of a square set-up. Pick your wheel size... I would say that generally, going larger will not induce contact between wheel and factory brake assemblies. I wanted 15” wheels on the car. Admittedly at first they do look a little la...

Alternator Swap - Bosch 13107 Clone

Posted on: Monday August 11, 2014

my car bosch clone 16ACR

The alternator I had in my car appears to be a slightly upgraded unit than from the factory. Suspect a previous owner installed a slightly larger Lucas. I did have a 16ACR on hand to compare and the only difference was a thicker centre core (more windings apparently and a few more amps I suspect). After tonnes of research on options, techniques and prices I ended up with a Bosch 13107 Clone from Dixie Electric (thru 77 AutoParts). CDN$226 all-in and it turns out to be a 65 amp unit. They ...

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