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Old 26th January 2010, 22:09   #331
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But, Seriously, I wish I had an "R" along with my other 1100's.
And surely, it would have been an exclusive FIAT for our FCCCI.
You better make a hunt for one ASAP then, lest Karl beat you to it!
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Old 26th January 2010, 22:17   #332
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On my recent trip to Delhi I saw this restored 1100R.
What a lovely looking "R" !! And an LHD at that !
Say, the steering is original, but the meter does not look original.
Also, did R's come with floorshift ??

The 1100 R has been a dream project for me - I can see one as a daily driver - in 'Rosso Corsa' red, with black interiors... Tyres with thin whitewalls - or alternatively, very tasteful alloy wheels and broad tyres.
She'll be a sensation ! Sigh.. Someday, maybe.
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Wait a minute then how can the current owner be the first owner of the car.
Shyam did you save any of the interior shots? What was the asking price then?
Well simple his car din't got sold .

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No to both the questions I'm afraid! I didn't save the interior shot even though there was one, also of the front with the same badge on. 'dont remember the price either.
Also Gurus I have one question from which year onwards did Fiats came with the Plastic Brake fluid resiorvior as per the owner the Car(1961) is having the Plastic one (Has Fiat written on it) from the factory itself. Where as we see metal ones on the delight?
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What a lovely looking "R" !! And an LHD at that !
Say, the steering is original, but the meter does not look original.
The meter is from a Pre- PRESIDENT 1971 DELIGHT. But seems to be in great condition too.
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Whats the status of the Guhagarh 1100R has someone picked that up yet?
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Old 28th January 2010, 23:55   #336
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You better make a hunt for one ASAP then, lest Karl beat you to it!
Be it Karl, Rony or Shyam, nevermind naa.
As long as it gets into good hands to preserve its OH REE G NAL E T.
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Saw this millicento day before yesterday, owned by a mechanic, modified as per his requirment was once an original car. I am supposed to meet him for all the original stuff he might have lying around,

In the last picture, one can see that the air filter opening has a shutter valve, that is done so to have a desired air fuel ratio while running on LPG.

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which area is this car from ?
Why are the rear wheels new where as the front ones are rusted.
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hello friends i recently purchased a centre light fiat , nead a lot of work mainly only flooring and bottom parts, engine and gear are working ok, being my 1st fiat project,pls help me know what all the sheet metal parts are common with the padmini, especially the mudguard collars ,can they be used from padmini, as the ones on my car a re rusted a lot, and what about the steering box,i nead the tail anda lamps too,and tons of help and guidance from u guys
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hello friends i recently purchased a centre light fiat
It would be better if you could start a new thread and post proper pics of your Fiat.
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hello friends i recently purchased a centre light fiat , nead a lot of work mainly only flooring and bottom parts, engine and gear are working ok, being my 1st fiat project,pls help me know what all the sheet metal parts are common with the padmini, especially the mudguard collars ,can they be used from padmini, as the ones on my car a re rusted a lot, and what about the steering box,i nead the tail anda lamps too,and tons of help and guidance from u guys
Dear Inderpalji, If you have a 57 centre light fiat it cant have anda lights. Anda lights are pre 56. What kind of meters do you have in the car. None of the floor parts, body panels etc are common with the Padmini. To get you oriented try going through my thread on the restoration of my centre light model MTP 8389.
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http://www.team-bhp.com/forum/post-1...ml#post1011634

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hello friends i recently purchased a centre light fiat , nead a lot of work mainly only flooring and bottom parts, engine and gear are working ok, being my 1st fiat project,pls help me know what all the sheet metal parts are common with the padmini, especially the mudguard collars ,can they be used from padmini, as the ones on my car a re rusted a lot, and what about the steering box,i nead the tail anda lamps too,and tons of help and guidance from u guys
Great Inder paaji,

Please share some pictures of your car. There is tons of resource available on Team bhp and lot of people to guide you. Please put up a separate thread, that will be good.
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Came across these neat shots of a Select here

Fiat 1100 (1960) - Canon Digital Photography Forums

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And another feature here

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A feature on a 1957 Fiat appears here

The Hindu : Metro Plus Chennai / Wheels : The most Elegant of them all
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Old 18th February 2010, 10:44   #345
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A Super Select is spotted in Chandigarh.

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The Transition - A 1950 Fiat Millicento on Flickr - Photo Sharing!
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