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  1. Wire color for tailights

    Electrical, Chassis & Lighting
    Hello, Can anyone tell me what color wire coming from the column switch is for the taillights? I am swapping out a S4 column switch, with a S3 version and the headlamps and turn signals work, the taillights do not come on when the headlights come on. Attached is the schematic page. Thanks, Rande
  2. Wanted Speedometer plugs for Spider S3 or similar

    Alfa Romeo Parts For Sale & Wanted
    Hello, Looking for the plugs of Spider speedometer. There are 3 of them (8 ,7,4 connectors). Does anyone have some of them?
  3. 164 screen removal - front and back

    164 & 168 (1991-1995)
    Hi, After several question posts on this and lots of hours and tool testing, there does seem to be a way of removing these intact. What has worked for me is 'cheese wire' - very thin (sub 1mm steel). Brilliant at cutting through the bonding glue. The breaking issue with this method is the...
  4. Total electric failure after collision

    Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)
    Hi, I had a collision with my spider veloce '86 about two years ago. It took me a while to spare enough cash to have it fixed but it finally happened. I'm based in Vancouver BC and it was also hard to find a good person to work on my car. On friday I went to get my car with a new battery I...
  5. Starter relay question

    Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)
    Hi all, I'm planning on installing a starter relay. Does anyone have suggestions as to what gauge wire I should use for the various connections? Thanks! Bill
  6. ignition wire location

    Spider - 105 & 115 Series (1966-1994)
    I have a 1978 spider which has had all the ignition wires eaten by pack rats. I have gotten new wires but I have no idea what order the wires should go from the distributer to the spark plugs. Does anyone have a photo of this or a good description. Thanks Peter
  7. Wires

    Alfa Romeo Topics Not Covered Elsewhere
    I was told that the wires used by Alfa (and most European cars) have more, but thinner, stands in them, and consequently they are “softer” than the automotive wires sold in the US. Does anyone know a source to purchase wires in rolls?
  8. Wanted Long Ignition Coil Wire

    Alfa Romeo Parts For Sale & Wanted
    Anyone have a long ignition coil wire, my short one keeps falling off mid-traffic and well... it's not fun. :eek: I have a 73' spider.
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