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It lives! Sort of.

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Re: It lives! Sort of.

Postby Beans » 21 Jan 2019 19:08

johnnyj wrote: ... There are two of those plastic captive nut things behind and to the left of the servo, right at the confluence of the R/H inner wing and the bulkhead and almost unseen as they are high up in the corner ...

That looks like the location for the screen washer pump's mounting points :wink:
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Re: It lives! Sort of.

Postby johnnyj » 21 Jan 2019 19:48

That's on the opposite side and already fitted :)
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Re: It lives! Sort of.

Postby Cobber » 22 Jan 2019 06:54

I had a 105 series Alfa Romeo GTV2000 (beautiful car) it gave you @ 30 seconds to find a fuel station when the low fuel warning light came on! :lol:
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Re: It lives! Sort of.

Postby johnnyj » 23 Jan 2019 09:03

Hi folks

I trawled through my photos and managed to find a couple of the "thing" and its positioning. One is a really old photo and not very good quality, the other shows it was still there when I primed the engine bay some years later (where it disappeared to I have no idea!). I have highlighted it in the photos. I am pretty sure this is the fuel delay unit positioned as I remember it, but who's to say if that is factory correct?

Cheers

John
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Re: It lives! Sort of.

Postby oliviertr7 » 23 Jan 2019 10:28

Hello
I confirm what mister bean says
on your photo is the location of the washer pump
on photo attached here is the real location
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Re: It lives! Sort of.

Postby johnnyj » 23 Jan 2019 19:01

Hi Olivier, many thanks for the info. My car is right hand drive, so the washer pump is on the passenger/left hand side (as a matter of fact it is already fitted!). So I don't think the washer pump goes in the area highlighted in my photos.

But thanks for the contribution!

All the best

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