Lotus Elise S1 Alternative Parts

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Hi, As my S1 Elise gets older I find more and more upkeep is required I find some parts difficult to get or now very expensive. Here is a list of alternatives I've discovered. If anyone knows of anything else please add to list if you can do it in s different colour so it's easy to update the master list it would help. Many thanks


So far we have:

Alternator: MG/Rover unit found in many of their cars

Bulbs Third Rear Brake Light 11 W 891

Bulbs: Driving Lamps 55W H1

Bulbs: Facia Switches  1.2W W2X4 .6D Long filament type. Scalextric cars will work but are 0.7W

Bulbs: Fog Lights 21W SCC BA15S

Bulbs: Indicators 21W SCC BA15S

Bulbs: Interior Light 10W SU 8 5.8

Bulbs: Number Plate Light 5W SU 8 5-8 

Bulbs: Reversing Lamps 21W SCC BA15S

Bulbs: Side Lights  5W W W2x4.6

Bulbs: Stop & Tail 5 / 21W SBC Bay 15D

Catalytic Converter: MG F/TF

Dash Panel Switches Peugeot 106 or some 205s

Door Locks: Vauxhall Corsa 

Drive Shafts MG F/TF

Engine and Gearbox:  MG/Rover unit found in various cars.

Expansion Tank MGf/TF 

Fusebox Jaguar XJ40

Gear Lever and Linkage MG F/TF

Ignition Barrel Vauxhall Corsa/ Astra all 90]

Interior Door Handle MGf/TF 

Lights and Wiper Stalks Vauxhall Astra / Corsa  Cheaper non OEM parts on web

Lights High Vis Fog Lamp Kit Spares web site

Lights: Headlights Renault 4 / 8 Made by Valeo or Cibie (Later type with side light)

Indicator and Brake Lights  Lotus Own. No Equivalent

Lights: Number Plate Rolls Royce

Lights: Reversing Light Kit Spares web site

Lights: Side Repeater  Vauxhall Corsa / Nova for smoked items

Lights:Third Rear Brake Saab 95

Radio Aerial  MG F/TF

Washer Bottle and Pump MGF/TF 

Water Pump: MG/Rover 

Wheel Hubs: Mini Metro

Window Winders: Mini Metro

Wing Mirror Glass:  Mini Metro Can be bought Separately

Wing Mirrors: Mini Metro

Wiper Motor: Citroen AX

Wiring Loom MG F/TF

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