"Alfa Romeo"....."quality control". LOL Hey Luigi, you think this is a problem? No, Giuseppe, it's just a dang airbox lid - shut up, it's almost quittin' time!
See mine in the attachment. This is fascinating. Before I took this picture I would have told you that my airbox lid was pretty much perfect - but there is definitely something there. Just a tiny little "dent" and a tiny bit of rust. And my car has near zero rust aside from the exhaust system. It had to have come like this from the factory - as you can see there is absolutely positively no other sign of damage to my lid. There's nothing nearby to hit, and it's right on the ridge which would be the hardest part of the lid to dent. Wild.....
could also be that the alignment was not so great and mechanics started re-forming them so that the hose alignment (hose on AFM to hard plastic hose) lined up better?...perhaps the steel mounting bosses inside the rubber grommets (on the lower half) went missing, and if you then tighten against just rubber, it might put it out a little...dunno
(East coasters may need to spray lubricant on all these fasteners before attempting)
1. Remove outer nuts and washers
2. Hold center grille gently while removing two bolts (top of grille)
3. Loosen inner nuts but do not completely remove them.
4. Set up a...
My 73 alfa romeo spider's center console gauge pods ie. Temp, oil pressure and fuel gauge all dont work. There is no change in any of the gauges with or without power or the car running. Before I go ripping them out causing myself alot of pain is there anything I should be checking first.
Good evening everyone. I pulled the Oil Pressure Sender to clean the contact and replace the wire that connects it. When I shake it it has a slight rattling sound or is that the oil inside the chamber making that noise? I read that some guys drilled a hole to release the pressure but I'm not to...
Here's a tricky (or not) one for you expert's.
Fitted a New pair of 40DCOE's with the following:
Inner Vent 32
Idle Jets 50f9
Main jet 130
Air Corr 180
Have Trumpets as cleaners
Living in Florida so always warm in the winter (80'sF) and hot in the...