The Derretta, 1994 base with some attitude.

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Re: The Derretta, 1994 base with some attitude.

Postby whiteretta » Thu Apr 04, 2019 9:16 pm

Picked up a new radiator fan, a tad more slim than the Torqflo, but almost 1000 more CFM's.

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I also broke out my heat gun and reinstalled the solarwing!

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Re: The Derretta, 1994 base with some attitude.

Postby Rettax3 » Fri Apr 05, 2019 5:51 am

I like those Solar Wings... I think they look good on some cars, maybe even especially on the Berettas. Nice job! :good:

(I still need one, or six, of those myself... :crazy: )


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Re: RE: Re: The Derretta, 1994 base with some attitude.

Postby whiteretta » Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:31 pm

Rettax3 wrote:I like those Solar Wings... I think they look good on some cars, maybe even especially on the Berettas. Nice job! :good:

(I still need one, or six, of those myself... :crazy: )
Hey, they do still make them man! They look somewhat updated from the original ones though.

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Re: The Derretta, 1994 base with some attitude.

Postby whiteretta » Tue Apr 09, 2019 12:34 pm

I had the car almost ready to go, and accidentally put a hole in the radiator. No worries though. Going with a '93 radiator since they're set up the same for the radiator hoses, and are slightly wider. Hell, they're even cheaper too. I'd been considering replacing it for a few years anyways. Gave me a chance to paint under it to match the rest of the engine bay as well.

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Re: The Derretta, 1994 base with some attitude.

Postby whiteretta » Sat Apr 13, 2019 9:07 pm

Finally got my wider '93 radiator installed today. Trans cooler adapters are on opposite sides, but that doesn't natter since I run an aftermarket cooler. Been wanting to replace the radiator, even though it was a happy accident... ImageImageImage

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Re: The Derretta, 1994 base with some attitude.

Postby 3X00-Modified » Mon Apr 15, 2019 9:08 am

missing the AC condenser...



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Postby whiteretta » Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:12 pm

3X00-Modified wrote:missing the AC condenser...
Been missing for about eight years, haha.

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Re: The Derretta, 1994 base with some attitude.

Postby 3X00-Modified » Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:26 pm

Why? AC is so nice... And way cheaper to fix than some believe.

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Postby whiteretta » Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:06 pm

3X00-Modified wrote:Why? AC is so nice... And way cheaper to fix than some believe.

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Re: The Derretta, 1994 base with some attitude.

Postby whiteretta » Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:09 pm

I did finally head over and meet up with Tyler again, I wanted to see the Feretta before he moves out to North Carolina to be with his daughter. It was nice catching up again as well!

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