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I'm going away for 9 weeks soon and will garage my bella. Is there anything I should do?.....I have somebody who can turn the ignition and let the engine run every day if that is what is required........anything I should be doing with the battery etc...
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How dry is she going to be stored ? I would try to put her of her wheels if you can..
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Do not let the guy run the engine everyday for a few minutes, bad, bad, bad.

Disconnect battery and try to put her of her wheels indeed, to save the tyres...
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I think I have heard of what Ivo suggests...

I'd be inclined to check with the Alfa service Manager just to be certain.
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Check with your trusted Alfa dealer/agent as I am not sure what implications disconnecting the battery for a long period of time might have on the car's security features... I know for sure that the radio needs the code, but I don't know about all the other features...

Better safe than sorry...
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Give it to your young cousin who just got his driving licence to watch it for you!!

Otherwise just disconnect the negative pole of your battery and remove the tires if possible.
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I was reading in a car magazine that Volvo had done some research and found that cars rust quicker in a heated garage than if just left outside
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