1988 Alfa Romeo Spider Graduate
1988 Alfa Romeo Spider Graduate
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Classic Car Overview

THIS is a 1988 Alfa Romeo Spider Graduate, thoroughly re-furbished, finished in black with a new black soft top, a re-furbished black hard top and new CoachTrim tan, leather heated seats.
The odometer currently displays approximately 28,310 miles.
The attached Carfax history report shows no accidents or mileage discrepancies for the given time period.
MODIFICATIONS reported by the seller are:
CoachTrim (Newtown CT; May 2022)
Mahogany Steering Wheel Corsa 350 mm with Alfa Romeo Insignis
Mahogany gear shifter Alfa Romeo insignia.
Mahogany Brake handle
New tan leather, heated front seats with new cushions
Tan Leather Gear Shift and Brake Boots
New Custom Tan Leather Tonneau Cover and Bag
Repaired and Repainted Convertible Top Frame
New Soft top
Re-covered upper door panels
Insulated carpet throughout including trunk
Repaired Hard Top wiring and light
Sound Concept (Bedford, NY; May 2022)
Pioneer AVH 3400 NEC Radio with Bluetooth, Apple Play, Rearview Camera and new speakers, and antenna (Sound Concept)
Re-wired and upgraded dashboard (Sound Concept)
New Alfa Romeo digital clock
Besic Motorsports Upgrades (Glen Ellyn, Illinois; July 2022)
New Door, Glovebox, Gas tank, Trunk locks with keys
Adjusted window and seat belt movement
Replaced Driveshaft Center Support and Bearing
Replaced R & L motor mounts
Replaced clutch slave cylinder and hose
New Stinger Tail pipe
Front brake rotors cut and replaced with brake pads
Rebuild both front calipers
Replaced Caster Link Bushings
Replaced alternator belt, air filter and radiator hose
All fluids, wires, spark plugs replaced
Cam Cover powder coated to Ferrari red
New Custom Aluminum clutch, brake and accelerator pads
Five new 15 x 7 Panavue wheels with Alfa Romeo Insignia
Five new 195-60 x 15 Yokohama Tires, mounted and balanced
Factory Hard Top Rear Window replaced
Installed Besic Hardtop securing J-hooks
Weather stripping replaced
Valvoline 20W-50 VR-1 Racing Oil (High Zinc)
Baldwin 223 Oil Filter
Car detailed by James Hand Design (Glen Ellyn, Illinois)
Domenick European Car Repair
Head light Replacement (LEDb) Right and Left
Adjustment Emergency Brake
Replaced gas cap release cable
New fuel pump with fuel filter
Alfa Romeo first offered the Series 3 Spider in 1983, featuring a trademark black rear spoiler and better-integrated bumpers while retaining the classic styling of the Italian roadster. Three trim options were available: Graduate, Veloce, and Quadrifoglio. Production lasted until 1990, when it was replaced by the Series 4 model.
Power comes from a 2.0-liter inline-4 engine, rated at 120 horsepower and 117 lb-ft of torque. Output is sent to the rear wheels via a 5-speed manual transmission.
Graduate Package (leather upholstery, air conditioning, manual windows and electric door mirrors)
15 -inch wheels (five new Panavue with Yokohama Tires with Alfa Romeo Insignias))
4-wheel disc brakes
Fog lights
New Cloth soft top; repaired and painted top frame
Refurbished Hard Top with new Factory rear window
Rear spoiler
New Leather upholstery, cushions and heated seats
Pioneer AVH 3400 NEC Radio with Bluetooth, Apple Play, Rearview Camera and new speakers, and antenna
New Alfa Romeo digital clock

Known Flaws
Minor front window de-lamination in right lower corner
Minor dent body behind drivers door on top of fender
Minor abrasions L headlight fender

Other Items Included in Sale
3 ignition keys, 2 valet and glove box keys
Owner's manual
Service records
Leather Tonneau Boot Cover
Tool kit
Jack and spare tire
Ownership History
The seller purchased this Spider from Motorcar Classics (VIN: ZARBA5642J1062143) May 2021 with 25,134 miles, and has added approximately 3000 miles since.

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Vehicle Specifications

  • VIN
  • Classic Car ID
  • Stock Number
  • Category
    Import Classics
  • Body Style
  • New/Used
  • Mileage
    28,310 miles
  • Engine
    4 Cylinder
  • Condition
  • Doors
  • Drivetrain
    2 wheel drive - rear
  • Transmission
    5 Speed Manual
  • Exterior Color
  • Interior Color
  • Seat Color

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