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  1. 1997 916 Gtv coolant issue

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello.. well I recently acquired.. well rescued a 1997 GTV destined to be gutted for its interior by a mini owner.. anyway on pick up.. the header tank cap was not sealing... you could basically pull it straight off.. so had to be towed home. Got it home and quickly set about trying to see if...
  2. GTV 916 TwinSpark 1997 PH1 - Speed Sensor

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    My speedo has just packed up! From what i've read it looks likely that it's the sensor connected to the gearbox. I've had a quick look on ebay but can't find anything? Would anyone have one that I could purchase? is there a good description of how to fit it? Many thanks
  3. About to buy a 1997 2.0 l Spider....

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    .... and I have a couple of questions if someone can help me. How many hours for a cam belt change? I need to change the headlight dip from right to left. Is there a switch built in as per my old BMW or do I need to buy new lamp units? Thanks!
  4. Alfa Romeo 156 (1997 to 2007) workshop repair service manual

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi everyone, Fairly new to this site as I recently became a Alfa owner. I was wondering if anyone has a Alfa Romeo 156 (1997 to 2007) workshop repair service manual that I can download please? I have seen an older thread providing a download link but unfortunately is no longer available. Any...
  5. One family owner since 1997.......

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Sadly I have run out of room, and as such have to put my 1996 TS up for sale. No, the title in not incorrect...my Father bought the car for my mother in 1997 from Black and White Wimbledon. I bought her from my Father in circa 2000 for my wife and the car became my daily driver in 2005...
  6. 1997 Alfa 916 Spider startup noise help

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Greetings from Canada! I'm the relatively new owner of a 1997 Alfa Spider 2.0, probably one of the only few in the country. I love the car and it's been great, I've been tweaking it here and there to get it to 100%. There's this one niggle left to correct and it's this strange noise on...
  7. 1997 spider fuel pump issues. Stranded far from home

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi everyone. I own a 1997 Alfa romeo spider 2.0 ts left hand drive that came from Japan. Car quit working. 2 major questions Where is the fuel pump relay and fuse and how do we identify the relay. We are lost at this point. Any help would be appreciated. I am 600km away from home!
  8. GTV 3.0 V6 24V PH1 1997 Medio vs Lusso

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi everybody, I have an opportunity to purchase 163.853.0.0 - GTV 3.0 V6 24V MEDIO, it comes air condition and nice cream leather seats. Does anyone know what is the difference between Lusso and Medio versions in PH1? Many thanks in advance.
  9. Alfa 1997 GTV Hazard Lights on all the time.....

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi all, my 1997 Alfa GTV hazard lights won't stop flashing.....this happened suddenly after picking the car up from an airport meet & greet yesterday. The alarm is turned off and everything else works as normal. There is one light that is glowing red on the dashboard. I have tried disconnecting...
  10. alfa romeo gtv twin spark 16v (1997) oil leak

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi, I've recently purchased an Alfa Romeo gtv twin spark 16v (1997) and have noticed that a few spots of what I think is oil coming from the front of the car (please see pic). As you can probably already tell, I'm new to all of this so any help would be really appreciated.
  11. Alfa GTV Phase 1 2.0L Fuel Pump

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Good Evening Guys, I'm Francesco, from Malta and I am new to this website. It is very nice to be part of such a community. I have a 1997 gtv and unfortunately I have a problem with it and I am not able to solve it as I can't seem to find the parts. Does anyone know whether a phase 2 fuel pump...
  12. TS 2.0 16V 1997 Ph1 engine ticking noise

    Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    I've got a strange ticking noise on a Spider 1997 ph1 2.0 Twinspark engine. The noise is periodic, it can be heard ticking just above normal engine sound, ticks for around 5-7 seconds with a slight crescendo in sound, then stops for around 10-15 seconds, then on and off again roughly with the...
  13. 1997 Spider for sale

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I've just posted an ad with photos for the sale of my 1997 Spider - please have a look if interested A really great low mileage car in the rare Verde Tropico but sadly I have need of something bigger right now Individual Reg plate MIG 2017 Open to sensible offers but the price is pretty...
  14. 1997 GTV 3.0 Owners Manual

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Good day everyone. I live in Vancouver, BC Canada and took the plunge and bought a 1997 GTV 3.0 from Japan (it is a Left Hand Drive!). The car came with the original owners manual but it in Japanese! Does anyone have an owners manual or direct me to where I can get either an original or a copy...
  15. None running Ph 1 1997 2.0 TS 105k miles

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Our 916 2.0 TS had a loss of power on the motorway after a long weekend around Wales. We have done about 700 miles since the head gasket and cambelt was changed. Most of that this weekend (550). That work was done June last year approx. Two weeks ago I had the oil changed and replaced and the...
  16. None running Ph 1 1997 2.0 TS 105k miles

    Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    See thread in 916 section.
  17. advice needed starter for 916 gtv 2 l ts 1997 phase 1

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I need a starter for my 1997 gtv ts I have had a look on fleaby and a new one can be purchased for 60 of our British pounds are they any good? I have owned the car for fifteen of our earth years and after 138 thousand miles the original starter is toast and I do not want some piece of tat that...
  18. Cooling fan dead 2,0 TS 1997 Ph1

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi everone, First time making a post and hoping that your experience may help me. My cooling fan is dead and I am wondering how to find the problem. The cables connecting the temp sensor to the fan was busted so I fixed this. Also tried disconnecting the cables but the fan didn't start My...
  19. 1997 Spider airbag connectors

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I have a 1997 TS spider and the airbag connection under the passenger seat is "unconventional" and has failed. Can anyone please supply the correct connectors and wiring instructions please?
  20. 1997 Spider on eBay with Autodelta Hardtop - £895!

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/ALFA-SPIDER-2-0TS-NEW-CAM-BELT-AND-SERVICE-12MTH-MOT-WITH-HARD-TOP-/252030003586?&_trksid=p2056016.l4276 Recent new cam belts & tensioners + Autodelta hardtop :smile: But needs paint/repair :frown: Note: I am not connected to this ad
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