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  1. Noisy Rear Axle

    Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)
    My '87 Spider has a whirring noise coming out of the back end. It's directly related to vehicle speed, not engine revs or anything else. It becomes noticeable around 45 mph and by 65 is kinda loud. I recorded it today on the highway, but just discovered it won't upload to this forum. So...
  2. 2007 automatic transmission no dip stick and grinding noise

    Gearbox, Transaxle, Differential & Propshaft
    Hello everyone, I hope everyone is having a fine day. i have a few questions that i cant find the answer to easily. I own a 2007 sport-wagon with a 2.4 JTDM engine and automatic transmission. i had the transmission/ differential serviced about 5 months ago by Alfa here in Germany. last week...
  3. Wheel Bearing Removal Trick

    Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)
    Just wanted to put this trick I came up with out there in case anyone had difficulty replacing their wheel bearings. I couldn't get mine off because the seals were stuck and really didn't want to go to a machine shop, so I made my own shop press using a jack, a socket and another car. Hope...
  4. Alfa 105 rear wheel bearing and oil seal problem

    Gearbox, Transaxle, Differential & Propshaft
    Hi, I have just gone to great pains to replace a rear wheel bearing and an oil seal. The Spider has just failed it's MOT on wheel bearing play on the side I have changed and a small amount of oil is leaking again from the shaft. Has anyone any ideas about what I have done wrong and what I can...
  5. Rotors do not spin equally?

    Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)
    I pulled off the wheels, and calipers and brakes. When I spin the two front rotors separately with the calipers removed, one of them makes a rubbing noise and comes to a halt much faster than the other. Could this be a bad wheel bearing or is there something else? Thanks, Rich 88 Spider
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