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by 2Spidertwins
Wed Apr 03, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Italy on Wheels - Folsom, CA, May 11
Replies: 0
Views: 1085

Italy on Wheels - Folsom, CA, May 11

Looking for Italian cars, motorcycles, scooters, and bicycles for the event. Free registration. Prizes awarded! PM me if interested in showing your car.

John

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by 2Spidertwins
Wed Mar 13, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: suspension washers, not shims
Replies: 5
Views: 881

Re: suspension washers, not shims

I agree. My 79 had the washers too. When I had it aligned, they removed them. I would prefer full washer-style shims to the shims used by alignment shops.
by 2Spidertwins
Wed Feb 20, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: removing Spider brake booster
Replies: 2
Views: 420

Re: removing Spider brake booster

No, you do not need to remove the entire clutch pedal box - just the four mounting bolts for the booster and the retaining clip for the brake pedal.
by 2Spidertwins
Sun Feb 17, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Valve adjustment tool question
Replies: 2
Views: 478

Re: Valve adjustment tool question

You have to grind off a small amount of one of the forks to clear properly. I did the modification years ago and have done adjustment on MANY Spiders since with no problem.
by 2Spidertwins
Sat Feb 09, 2019 12:58 am
Forum: F/I/A/T B/S
Topic: New heatpump. My conclusion!
Replies: 4
Views: 770

Re: New heatpump. My conclusion!

I installed solar panels instead. My electric bill for last YEAR (not month) was $150 for a 3,100 square foot home. Of the $150, $120 of it was the "connection fee" of $10 per month. So in reality, my electric bill was $30 for the entire year. It was well worth the investment. If I need to run the A...
by 2Spidertwins
Sat Feb 09, 2019 12:50 am
Forum: F/I/A/T B/S
Topic: Blocked Out License Plate #'s
Replies: 22
Views: 2636

Re: Blocked Out License Plate #'s

You can, in some states, track and address as previously mentioned. In California, you can also check the smog test history. I am not too concerned about that myself. The most common reason that I've seen it done on Craigslist is that people are SCAMMERS and don't want the license number to show. If...
by 2Spidertwins
Fri Sep 14, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: 124 Jack
Replies: 13
Views: 3704

Re: 124 Jack

I am still impressed with your collection. They're beautiful in person too!

John
by 2Spidertwins
Thu Dec 14, 2017 11:14 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: EFI multi relay harness
Replies: 2
Views: 1092

Re: EFI multi relay harness

Got one on its way from another Spider owner. I needed the connector at the multi-relay and at least usable pigtails. That's what I'm getting and will have to splice into the old harness.

Thanks.
by 2Spidertwins
Tue Dec 12, 2017 11:43 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: EFI multi relay harness
Replies: 2
Views: 1092

EFI multi relay harness

I'm looking for the wiring harness that runs from the EFI multi relay to the fuel pump, ignition, etc. The connector will have the following wire colors and associated contacts on the multi relay

86a Red/Black
88y Brown/White
88 Brown
86c Pink/black
88d Green/Black
by 2Spidertwins
Tue Dec 12, 2017 11:42 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Long plenum studs
Replies: 4
Views: 1606

Re: Long plenum studs

vandor wrote:
Fri Dec 08, 2017 10:41 pm
DO you know how long they are? I could look in my bin of 6mm studs.
I found a set on Amazon for $9 with free shipping. Thanks though!

John