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My car has never had a hose behind the dash side vents, only the side vents. I saw on the GT forum that the dash side vents go directly to a hole in the firewall next to the wiper assembly. Is that where they go on the spider as well?

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Yes. There should be a hose running the the cowl for fresh air.

But there are exceptions. What year is your car?
 

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Randy,
I'll try to get a picture tomorrow to better explain the ducting.
(Jim, the Spider in question is a 77, I believe.)
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(Jim, the Spider in question is a 77, I believe.)
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Then it should have the holes.

Spiders with factory A/C did not have the hole cut out in the cowl. Usually 1982 and later.
 
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Pictures that may help. This is of the cowl hole with & w/out vent hose attached. Scuttle drain hose is also in pic
 

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That drain hose is an OEM from Classic Alfa UK. They are a pain in the neck to install through the rubber grommet while keeping rubber in the mounting hole.
One more thing to mention, there is a clip to be installed after vent tube is in place. unfortunately, clips on mine are AWOL. if I had one (which I'm looking for) to picture, I'd post.
 
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