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Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   08-08-2019, 05:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 327
Posted By Woody
doctor b, will do! I need to step away from it...

doctor b, will do! I need to step away from it for a bit (work trip), but will report back when I know more.

As this has slowly developed over a while, I suspect that it is indeed the TTS that has...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   08-07-2019, 08:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 327
Posted By Woody
Thanks ghnl! I used the guide book along the way...

Thanks ghnl! I used the guide book along the way (I have nice clean grounds, for example). Will follow the CSI diagnosis page and get back with questions if I have them.

Again, thanks to all and...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   08-07-2019, 07:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 327
Posted By Woody
BINGO! I unplugged the CSI and she fired up like...

BINGO! I unplugged the CSI and she fired up like a charm...and runs well. So, I guess a faulty CSI was flooding the engine?

Does this make sense?

Thanks doctorb. I don't think there is an issue...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   08-07-2019, 06:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 327
Posted By Woody
Thanks ghnl and doctorb. This morning, after...

Thanks ghnl and doctorb.

This morning, after checking the fuel pumps fuse, I turned Lolita over...same symptom. Fires for a couple of cycles, then nothing. I didn't add throttle at all. That...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   08-06-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 327
Posted By Woody
Curious 82 Spider No Start Issue

Hi all, I've been absent from the forum for some time, partly because the car has been awesome, and partly because I was overseas. I took my car out of 2.5 years of storage and she started easy...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   05-02-2013, 07:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 473
Posted By Woody
Too true. I just finished rebuilding by drive...

Too true. I just finished rebuilding by drive shaft was pleasantly surprised when there were no surplus parts left. :)
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   05-02-2013, 06:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 473
Posted By Woody
Thanks Rich...mine are missing (I assume my fault...

Thanks Rich...mine are missing (I assume my fault after I did some work). Very much appreciated.

woody
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   05-02-2013, 05:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 473
Posted By Woody
Bolt Sizes for Intake Duct

Hi all,

Can anyone tell me what size the bolts are that secure the hard plastic intake duct to the cam cover?

Thanks for your help.

Woody
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   06-13-2012, 06:25 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 20,550
Posted By Woody
Eric, vacuum leak located and corrected. She runs...

Eric, vacuum leak located and corrected. She runs like a charm.

Cheers,

j.
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   06-12-2012, 04:36 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 20,550
Posted By Woody
Thanks Eric. I'm beginning to think it's a vacuum...

Thanks Eric. I'm beginning to think it's a vacuum leak. Will follow the myriad of advice available on the forums. If I continue to have problems, I'll post a new thread.

Appreciate the help.

j.
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   06-11-2012, 01:42 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 20,550
Posted By Woody
Hi all, would appreciate some help. The cat went...

Hi all, would appreciate some help. The cat went in my 82 Spider. As always, turned to the board and found this thread. As my car doesn't get e-tested in Ontario, I decided to follow some advice here...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   06-02-2011, 04:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,701
Posted By Woody
Dekuiper, there are varying opinions on this....

Dekuiper, there are varying opinions on this. There are several posts (search) that suggest this can be done by only removing the centre console. I chose this process because I had other objectives...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   06-01-2011, 05:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,970
Posted By Woody
I'll third that motion...that's a great looking...

I'll third that motion...that's a great looking windscreen
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   05-19-2011, 06:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 702
Posted By Woody
I agree with Farace. Cleaning my grounds made a...

I agree with Farace. Cleaning my grounds made a huge difference...and then I went ahead and modified my gauges...which made a large improvement over that. Here's my post on getting to the gauges....
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   05-19-2011, 04:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 836
Posted By Woody
The other shaft mount option can be found here if...

The other shaft mount option can be found here if you don't want to cut the dash. Pricey, but great reviews.

RetroSoundUSA.com - Classic Radio Systems, Speakers, and Accessories...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   05-18-2011, 05:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,444
Posted By Woody
I purchased an 82 Spider eight years ago from an...

I purchased an 82 Spider eight years ago from an elderly Italian gentleman in Toronto. I do not regret my purchase one bit. Unlike Don, my 82 Spider has been outstanding with the failure of the...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   05-11-2011, 06:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 641
Posted By Woody
Yep, that's it. I had to fix that cross brace on...

Yep, that's it. I had to fix that cross brace on my centre console when I pulled out the dash for various work. There's a picture of the fix here....
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   05-07-2011, 06:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 9,545
Posted By Woody
I used the puller that Alfajay so kindly provided...

I used the puller that Alfajay so kindly provided the picture of. I drilled and tapped new holes, as the old ones were all bent up and stripped from efforts by the PO. While it took fair bit of...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   05-02-2011, 12:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 749
Posted By Woody
Hi Steve, thought I'd just update. New bolt,...

Hi Steve, thought I'd just update. New bolt, slightly smaller in diameter than the original, lock washer, washer and nut...and all is good again in my world. A simple solution. Thanks,

Jeff
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   04-28-2011, 08:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 749
Posted By Woody
Thanks Steve. Will update as I progress. ...

Thanks Steve. Will update as I progress.

Cheers,

Jeff
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   04-28-2011, 08:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 749
Posted By Woody
Thanks Steve. Seven minutes for a response...I...

Thanks Steve. Seven minutes for a response...I think it's a record! I was thinking along the same lines. What should the bolt, washer and nut be made of? I've read a lot of positive things about...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   04-28-2011, 07:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 749
Posted By Woody
Manifold Bolt Issue

Resolving several issues with the Spider, including a leak at the manifold / downpipe flange. Took a look, and three of the four bolts were loose.

No worries, my trusty wrench and or ratchet will...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   09-30-2010, 12:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,471
Posted By Woody
Why not the best of both worlds? An 82 s2.5 with...

Why not the best of both worlds? An 82 s2.5 with bosch L jet fuel injection, but the s2 body styling (admittedly, with the black bumpers). Starts right up every time, but without the plastic body...
Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   09-22-2010, 05:30 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,701
Posted By Woody
Andy 303: thanks for the input. I'll keep it in...

Andy 303: thanks for the input. I'll keep it in mind for future updates to the car.

Bianchi1: Forgot to mention that in my original post. Holes were drilled. Thank you for pointing it out.
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Forum: Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)   09-19-2010, 07:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,031
Posted By Woody
Thanks all for your help. Wheel is fitted (extra...

Thanks all for your help. Wheel is fitted (extra hands an immense help).

As for the horn, I don't believe the wiring is the problem (the picture is deceiving...the wire is fully insulated and...
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