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  1. Spica normal cold start behavior?

    Carburetors, Fuel Injection & Air Intake
    Hi there, New to Alfas and Spica with a rescue 1978 sport sedan. On cold start the engine lights off easily, and if I drive off, the idle stays high at 200-2300 rpms even at stop signs. Normal? Its basically replicating a choke? Now if I start the car and don't drive it, the idle stays...
  2. Starter not turning

    Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)
    I recently replaced my starter for the second time. Before replacing it, the starter would turn but grind (the bell housing had broken). Post replacement the starter will not turn. I believe i have it wired correctly, my dash and fuel pump are both getting power, but the starter will not turn. I...
  3. 1986 Spider Runs Only when cold

    Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)
    All, thanks for the previous help. After while off, working on a 1986 Spider. I searched the threads and didn't find hints on the below - it may be an easy one but I've been stumped a bit, and really want to make some progress. The spider won't really start and won't run in warm ambient...
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