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    davy83 replied to the thread Oh god.
    I had a californian with the 1100 cc engine, bored out to 1260 and twin strombergs, and the full king pin fix to straighten up the front...
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    davy83 replied to the thread 3200 not starting.
    Well perhaps your car is broken? Apart from there being no point in touching the gas pedal when starting because the ECU ignores pedal...
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    davy83 replied to the thread 3200 not starting.
    Under no circumstances ever touch the gas pedal on a 3200 while starting, almost guaranteed to throw an ECU error. starting procedure is...
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    yes the dimmer control is often flakey, have you tried just turning it back and forward a few times see of the lights come on while you...
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    davy83 replied to the thread 3200 not starting.
    12.1!!!! really. This seems pretty severe. I presume you are now tlaking about the voltage on the battery before cranking the engine? i...
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    davy83 replied to the thread 3200 not starting.
    it is certainly quite sensitive to the battery, and if the battery is on the way out it causes all sorts of mayhem. however you are...
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    davy83 reacted to babel 101's post in the thread HAPPY NEW YEAR 2020 with Like.
    HAPPY NEW YEAR 2020 FOR ALL FAMILY MASERATI
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    davy83 replied to the thread 3200 not starting.
    i think when the immobiliser cuts in, the pumps still run but the spark plugs don't fire. however it would make more sense for the fuel...
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    davy83 replied to the thread How does this work ..
    the problem is the car has to become somehow desirable, and rare. if not many were made because they were rubbish and no-one wanted them...
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    davy83 replied to the thread 3200 not starting.
    The only times my car thows out its dummy and wont start with no signof life at all its the immobiliser that has shut it down, and lots...
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    davy83 replied to the thread Alfieri update.
    Styling does not look like a Maserati, so i am deeply suspiscious of this too.
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    davy83 replied to the thread McLaren Manchester - shudder.
    at least TVR's were cheap!! I remember my tool box with the TVR's always had tir wraps and silicone, most of that car would glue back...
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    davy83 reacted to jonny's post in the thread McLaren Manchester - shudder with Like.
    Quite interesting stuff - more like a serious consumer documentary... levels of customer service to make you wince.
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    davy83 replied to the thread Cruise control for 3200.
    The replacement pedal sensor that I make is electrically the same as the original, same power, same connector and same voltages. The...
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    UUUrgh, thats quite a list. There is a fairly solid knock sensor theme going on here!!! 1225 is either gearbox or pedal/throttle...