124 Suspension Primer FAQ Received May, 28 Jul 1997 from Eli Caul
X1/9 Tips Received Thu, 18 Jun 1998 from Christopher M.
Buying a spider - entry level. Received Tue, 16 Jun 1998 from Eric Henning
Clutch FAQ Received Wed, 24 Jun 1998 from Bill Shaw
X1/9 Rust Info Received Wed, 1 Jul 1998 from Christopher M.
X1/9 purchase info Received Wed, 1 Jul 1998 from Christopher M.
128 Suspension Modifications FAQ Received Wed, 08 Jul 1998 from Courtney
Rust FAQ Received Wed, 8 Jul 1998 from Oscar L.
IDF FAQ Received Wed, 15 Jul 1998 from Mike Richmond
Paint FAQ Received Wed, 19 Aug 1998 from George
Clutch FAQ from various contributors.
DOHC Cylinder Head ID numbers (Make and Model info) Pete Angel
Twin Cam Performance Mods FAQ (PDF) Received Sat, 11 Nov 2001 from Brad
124 Amazingly clear wiring diagrams in PDF format for 1969 thru 1973 124 spiders from Brad Artigue
124 Amazingly clear wiring diagrams in PDF format for 1981 thru 1982 124 spiders from Brad Artigue
The Second Edition of Bradley's excellent work! (PDF) Received July 2004:
Bradley Artigue's quality Fiat Spider Fuel Injection Article (PDF) Received May 2002:
Throttle FAQ Received Tue, 20 Aug 2002 from Mark
124 Control Arm Bushing Installation Received Fri, 27 Dec 2002 from Thad Kirk
Regulator illustrations and service bulletin Received Sun, 29 Dec 2002 from Andrew
124 Spider Spoiler
installation - Good information! Received Wed, 4 June 2003 from Dan:
Repairing the Ignition Switch Internals Received Jan. 26, 2005 from Chris Courter
The Famous Brown Wire Fix Ken Dickson
Installing a Stereo in a 124 Spider Front/Rear Speakers and a Subwoofer Courtney Waters Received Jan. 19, 1999
Dual Point modification for the Fiat 124 TwinCam engine Thad Kirk Received Feb. 2002
Swapping a 131 transmission into a 124 Matt Webb Received Oct 7, 2005
124 Suspensions, cooling systems, disk brakes, and timing belt replacement
124 Installing a Bosch internal regulator alternator on the exhaust side from Matt Webb
124 Suspensions: Swapping out rear ends. Some good information from Matt Webb
124 Suspensions: Replacing the rear control arms from Matt Webb
124 Converting from those troublesome German Fuses to ATO Style Matt Webb
124 Tming Belt FAQs with a lot of good info from Al Williams
124 Tips on upgrading your alternator including that charging light by Csaba Vandor
124 Headlight Cibie/Relay Conversion firstname.lastname@example.org
124 "Just Click" Starter Circuit Troubleshooting Guide Dan Joel
124 Transmission Manual (HTML) Ken Dickson
Fiat All Calculating Tire Diameters and Speedo Errors -Math- (PDF) Brian Burke
124 Spider (1976) Wiring Diagrams Ken Dickson
124 Rebuilding Self Adjusting Rear Brakes Great Article by Sam Doh
Fiat Backyard dent repair by Ron Conlon
124 Constructing the Famous Plexiglas Windbreaker by Ron Conlon
Guy Croft on DOHC overheating Guy Croft
Guy Croft on DOHC Spark Plug Selection Guy Croft
Guy Croft on DHOC use of Unleaded Gas and Valve Guide theroy Guy Croft
Air Conditioning Installation / Conversion for the 124 spider Received August, 2006 by Mike Tiufekchiev
Aluminum Radiator Conversion for the 124 Received Sept. 8, 2006 by Richard Ridge
Repairing the Oil Pump in a Spider With the Engine Still In the Car. Received July 14, 2006 by Brian Burke
Bleeding The Spider Cooling system Received July 14, 2006 by Brian Burke
124 Replacing the Sway Bar Bushings Received July 14, 2006 by Brian Burke
DOHC Weber 38 ADL Conversion Received 12/28/2006 by Ralph DeLauretis
124Spider Rollbar Installation Notes Received 1/06/2007 by Peter Cripps
124 All... Steering Idler R&R Oil Created Mon Oct 11 08:24 PDT 2004 Kelly Dicker
DOHC insitu remove and replacing 2 L Oilpan by Eric McCann
Exhaust Flange Gasket Leaking Quick Tip from George Beaumont
PBS Engineering on the Fiat Lancia DOHC Racing Engine 11/28/2007
PBS Engineering on the X1/9 Fiat 128 Racing Engine submitted 11/28/2007
The articles published here are the personal experiences of the Mirafiori members submitting them. They are not meant to be a complete or comprehensive guide to doing any of the projects. Mirafiori provides this information in the interest of giving you an overview of the complexity of the project to determine if you want to attempt it yourself. Details such as procedures, part numbers, and methods may vary from model to model year.
If you decide to attempt any modification outlined here you do so at your own risk and are advised to research your project carefully. Use all safety methods available to protect yourself, and seek out the help and advise of a qualified mechanic if you have any questions about any of the procedures outlined in the article.
Mirafiori can not be responsible for any damage to your vehicle or person as a result of this information.