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  1. Spider Grinding

    Gearbox, Transaxle, Differential & Propshaft
    Hey Folks, Finally got my engine running on my 86 Spider! After some around the block confidence drives, ive noticed some strange grinding. I thought that it may be my front passenger wheel bearing (checked working), but fear it may be something worse. I hear a grind / rattle when turning sharp...
  2. Inconsistent Start / 10 Second Run - 86 Spider

    Engine Repair, Diagnostics & Rebuilding
    Hey Folks, New to the forum and to Alfas. My old man has an 83 Spider and we stumbled upon an 86 barn find! Ive been cleaning and checking things according to the shop manual as well as the guides for the L-Jetronic guide from Greg (many thanks!). My issue with the 86 Spider is an...
  3. 86 Spider Tachometer and Speedometer (with pics)

    Electrical, Chassis & Lighting
    Hi there I am trying to figure out what the problem is with my tachometer and my speedometer. They do not work properly. I am a new spider owner and I have had my 86 2.0 Veloce for two months now. I have been combing through the car and dealing with issues one at a time. Please can someone...
  4. 1986 Alfa Spider foot light/bulb replacement/access

    Electrical, Chassis & Lighting
    Hi guys I recently acquired a 1986 Alfa spider Veloce, and I have been combing through the car and electricals. The two interior foot/floor lights on the driver and passenger side do not work, and I would like to access the area behind the panels to assess the problem. Can anyone please...
  5. Glove Box Hinge Mechanism

    Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)
    Does anyone know what is supposed to be in the picture below? I see 2 holes where I would assume some kind of mechanism is supposed to be.
  6. Fuse Box light Bulb

    Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)
    Does anyone know what bulb goes in the fuse panel? Also can anyone explain how it is supposed to work? I don't think that metal tab should be folded over like that.
  7. '81 and '86 Spider transmissions: compatible?

    Gearbox, Transaxle, Differential & Propshaft
    Can an '81 Spider transmission be used in an '86? What about being used in other years?
  8. S3 Spider QV: Steering shaft Woodruff key to splines transformation?

    Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)
    Hello, alfabb community. My first new thread posting, as I just registered today. My 1986 Spider QV steering wheel is secured to the steering column shaft with a Woodruff key. Removing the steering wheel is not a difficult procedure, but putting it back on is a nightmare; two hands are never...
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