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  1. Side By Side Cylinder Head Comparisons/ RallyBob's Performance Suggestions
  2. CIH Head Oil Oil Drain Dam Tube for Improved Cam Life
  3. Improved coolant flow to cyl 2 & 3 exhaust valves
  4. Front Suspension Leaf Spring Compressor and Removal
  5. POR-15 Marine Clean
  6. replacing the rear main seal
  7. Seal and small bearing puller
  8. Potential Run of Reproduction Factory Service Manuals
  9. Favorite valve spring compression tool
  10. GT Tire tray dimensions with rear mount battery
  11. 12 step solution for ET challenged GT ignitions
  12. OttoStart Installation Instructions.
  13. Rubber and dash preservative
  14. Timing chain tensioner extension for CIH
  15. Quickie 4-cylinder displacement calculation formula
  16. Good replacement door mirrors....
  17. New Members- Please Read
  18. Spill free funnel
  19. Stant P/Ns for '75 FI thermostats
  20. Opel CIH Engine Cam Specs
  21. GT rear side light bracket
  22. Help for opel owners & do it yourselfers
  23. GT gauges broken plastic mounting post fix
  24. valve lash
  25. Kadett/GT Mechanical Linkage pivots and ball/socket lube
  26. Warning: be gentle installing rear main seal
  27. LED's instead of ordinary bulbs
  28. shifter boots
  29. Bosch Distributor Rev-limiting Rotor links
  30. Distributor PM
  31. advanced distributor settings
  32. Opel Specialty tools and fittings
  33. emergency kit
  34. Homemade steering wheel puller
  35. Liqui Vehicle Tilter
  36. D.I.Y. Ramps
  37. Decarbonizing with water made easy(ier)
  38. Dust Cap On The Front Wheel
  39. Opel gt prototype picture !!
  40. Flywheel tool
  41. CIH Bosch L/LE FI 180F/82C thermostats
  42. Brake piston pusher
  43. Used Weber Carburetor Guide
  44. Fuel pedal too close to brake pedal
  45. GT Weber electric choke connection!
  46. "Can of Keys"
  47. Camshaft locking plate
  48. Piston rings
  49. Dreaded block coolant drain plug removal/replacement
  50. Quick Fix
  51. Dependable Opel!
  52. Selecting the Correct Gasket Product
  53. FI fuel pumps
  54. Opel keys and codes explained
  55. Bare bones engine wiring diagram . . .
  56. Tools and parts to bring with you in your Opel
  57. Fuse box connections . . .
  58. CIH engine pre-oiler . . .
  59. Dash installation with windshield in place
  60. powdercoating
  61. Cutting valve cover to adjust valves
  62. Running Gear & Chassis Paint
  63. Front Oil Seal - Is there a Trick?
  64. Mini electrical tape roll
  65. Bosch Early Plug Nomenclature . . .
  66. CIH engine oil filters - all models.
  67. Auto tranny leaks from the speedo cable
  68. Replacement Manta B-pillar Rubber (Quarter Window/ Leading Edge Rubber)
  69. Installing your GT twin-outlet resonator O-rings . . .
  70. Correct Ignition Coil Wiring . . .
  71. CIH Engine Oil Capacity Particulars
  72. Manta/Ascona(1900) underhood heater fan fresh airbox insulation glue . . .
  73. Manta/Ascona Pertronix Simple-Hookup Switched-12V Source.
  74. OEM brass battery clamps . . .
  75. Opel GT buzzer made useful
  76. Installing a rear main seal without special tools
  77. Opel Technical Info Links & Threads
  78. Special Tools
  79. Broken Camshaft Button Removal
  80. Vacuum leaks
  81. A Bit About Vacuum Leaks . . .
  82. Correct Opel CIH engine timing illustration . . .
  83. Opel GT instruments - A brief review . . .
  84. Opel '75 CIH FI Conversions - Some thoughts . . .
  85. Article: Opel GT Windshields, Identifing the Differences
  86. POR-15 Tip
  87. Worth repeating . . . correct stock Opel models K&N air filters
  88. Home Made Tools
  89. Bead blasting.
  90. Engine power
  91. Opel Wackadoodles
  92. Garage Pit - Charles Needs This!
  93. Repairing a Frame Rail Nut
  94. Voltage regulator repair: how to do it yourself.