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Alfa 's 156 has become its most reliable model....

...that said, its RI score is still only 232 and its failure rate of 62% is worryingly high.

Axle and suspension problems account for over 30% of problems, which is one of the highest across all manufacturers. Average repair costs of 364 are above average

What Car 2012 Survey places Alfa 35 out of 36 manufacturers for reliability based on Wartranty Direct claims.


Who cares? I love my GT, although I'd never recommend buying one to anyone unprepared, unwilling or unable to turn a spanner, unless of course they have very deep pockets.

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Alfa's may be low but if you look they're also a lot cheaper to reapir that a lot of manufacturers rated higher as well, so they may go wrong more but they're usually only little niggly jobs whereas the more "reliable" manufacturers may not go wrong quite so often but once they do it's gonna cost a whole lot more
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My only surprise is that it was not bottom! ....Still only EVER going to drive Alfas though, my 156 is well above anything else for feel on the road and looks! The constant worry and nerves as you drive, keeps you on the edge, but I love it!
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It also rates the hyundai coupe as the most reliable coupe ......
Not like the one i saw burst into flames on the M3 then
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