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Old 19th January 2010, 21:31   #886
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Just imagine the mileage!!!!
Did you forget about heating Arun?
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Old 19th January 2010, 21:35   #887
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Did you forget about heating Arun?
Oh yeah...

boeuff: how did you manage heating problem?
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I had this problem once a long time ago, It was a Sunday evening and I and the missus were driving back on NH48 to Bangalore and I heard the ominous sounds you mentioned near Kunigal. Now I did not have much of a choice to find a workshop on a Sunday, so limped in fist gear all the way to Bangalore. Took a few hours but still made it. Next day went to the workshop to get the coupling changed. Of course my coupling gave way due to wear and tear. Check if it has been assembled correctly.
Congrats on the record set by you Boeuff, driving in 1st gear for such a long distance I know how it feel. I too have driven my car a snail's phase in the city that too at peak hours time(6-7:30pm) when my hoose broke all water leaked out. I was driving the car without any water in the radiator so had to stop frequently for the engine to cool down. And God save my soul, in that heavy traffic the car won't cool down.

Any way Boeuff you have to come for the Rally on 26th Jan '10.
9am. Please PM your number to me or Arun for SMS alerts

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Well the mileage for sure would be unheard of ashaming some other popular oil guzzlers. Heating would not have been much of an issue as the thermostat would have regulated the temparature.
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Manish which car will you be driving for the Rally? Did you start the resto work for you Fiat ?
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Manish which car will you be driving for the Rally? Did you start the resto work for you Fiat ?
Details sir? I am planning to come

I know Beetles not allowed
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I know Beetles not allowed
26th January, 9:30 AM, Cubbon Park (Road from the old Tiffanys to Central Library)
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I know Beetles not allowed
Always welcomed as our quests. For details


FIAT 1100 CLUB, Bangalore - In the News


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Details sir? I am planning to come

I know Beetles not allowed
Sir, come in your newly acquired Premier 118 NE.
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Sir, come in your newly acquired Premier 118 NE.
Could you post some pics of the NE please?
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Our Club Member Jatin bought another Fiat. Its a Super Select.
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Smile Fiat Guru visiting Namma Bengaluru

Aah!!! Finally!! Mr. Behram Dhabar will be visiting Bangalore on 23rd noon!

A couple of FCB cars will be driving to the Airport to pick him.

We hope he will join us for a quick lunch too.
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Could you post some pics of the NE please?
Me another car! Now....!

Karthik, i cant get another car for next 4 yrs as per my standard 5 yr plan policy on cars

That 118NE belongs to my friend ( a T-BHP'ian ). I plan to hop into his car for the planned drive.

Will make all efforts to join the fun.
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though but I guess HYDERABADI fiat/Padminians are also following this thread. Guys what about us? when shall we have HYD FIAT CLUB.
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It was a dream come true today.!!

Karthik and me met Mr. Behram Dhabar today morning in Bangalore Airport. We then drove to a nearby town where the off road event is taking place.

We Fiatians along with two off roaders met up in a Hotel. Sirji explained us many things about Distributor, Clutch mechanism, Cam shaft etc for more than an hour. We are very thankful to him for spending time with us inspite of his busy schedule.

Sujith missed meeting Sirji in the morning. So we are again headed to the B'lore Airport now to meet Sirji, before he flies back.


Thanks Sirji for giving us so much of knowledge in a very simplified manner with detailed diagrams..

Pics and more updates later tonight.
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