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« on: 18 January, 2019, 08:09:56 PM »

Hi as title not sure what this is for




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« Reply #1 on: 18 January, 2019, 10:45:56 PM »

Well I donít have one on mine
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« Reply #2 on: 18 January, 2019, 11:05:22 PM »

Well I donít have one on mine
Apparently not many do
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« Reply #3 on: 19 January, 2019, 10:37:54 AM »

Is it a bracket for an engine bay light switch?
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« Reply #4 on: 19 January, 2019, 10:46:31 AM »

These two pictures seem to have it but not as a light switch mount.


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« Reply #5 on: 19 January, 2019, 06:17:14 PM »

Is there a silver component in the same area (second photo)?
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« Reply #6 on: 19 January, 2019, 07:33:35 PM »

I think the silver component IS an under bonnet light switch but that it is a on a separate, horizontal mounting tang. I wasn't sure the top picture didn't show a rubber hose going through the vertically orientated fitting.
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« Reply #7 on: 19 January, 2019, 08:00:37 PM »

A closer look


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« Reply #8 on: 20 January, 2019, 12:15:40 AM »

I think the silver component IS an under bonnet light switch but that it is a on a separate, horizontal mounting tang. I wasn't sure the top picture didn't show a rubber hose going through the vertically orientated fitting.
There is definitely a flick switch in the second photo, that would appear to be nothing to do wth the first photo which seems to be a cable of some sort, there is no sign of this in the 2nd photo at the bracket or under the air box, however there is a cable clamped to the inner wing panel that I suspect is something to do with the switch Huh?
Seems odd though that it's a welded bracket?

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« Reply #9 on: 20 January, 2019, 08:13:33 AM »

The hole in it is grommet sized so a cable would be obvious.
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« Reply #10 on: 20 January, 2019, 09:28:38 AM »

Does the Fulvia have an under bonnet light?
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« Reply #11 on: 20 January, 2019, 10:45:46 AM »

My S2 has a festoon bulb attached to the underside of the bonnet. Not sure about S1's. It seems typically Lancia to produce and weld that bracket just to hold a pipe when they could have used clips on the wheel arch similar to the oil cooler pipes on the opposite side. I haven't seen this bracket before either.
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« Reply #12 on: 20 January, 2019, 11:08:15 AM »

Does the Fulvia have an under bonnet light?
Festoon is mounted on middle of bonnet underside on S2 with switch up by bulkhead rain gutter. I think the hole is grommet size so cable with be my thought.
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« Reply #13 on: 20 January, 2019, 01:39:26 PM »

How about a mounting bracket for an airhorn trumpet?

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« Reply #14 on: 20 January, 2019, 03:33:27 PM »

My S2 has a festoon bulb attached to the underside of the bonnet. Not sure about S1's. It seems typically Lancia to produce and weld that bracket just to hold a pipe when they could have used clips on the wheel arch similar to the oil cooler pipes on the opposite side. I haven't seen this bracket before either.
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S 1 Bulb holder and switch on my 2c are mounted in the centre in front of the drain channel.
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