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There is a link to eBay were I got the fogs from, will post a picture of the lights on the car later. http://pages.ebay.com/link/?nav=item...972146&alt=web
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Angel Fog/daylight lights

Cool they look really good. I looked at them on eBay before but couldn't work out how they fitted, were they a pain?
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The trim around the lights. The inset grill just unclips from what I recall then I think three screws.. I swapped one of mine for a standard fog as it was rusty and broken.

I was doing an oil change at the time and had the bottom engine cover off thinking there was something behind.
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No very straightforward, just wired one set of wires to the fogs and one set of wires which needs to be extended and jointed together and wired into one of the side lights.
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There is a link to eBay were I got the fogs from, will post a picture of the lights on the car later. http://pages.ebay.com/link/?nav=item...972146&alt=web
They look good value. I think I paid that for one. My other light is now looking decidedly brown inside.
What's the correct size for a 159? Seems there are three options.
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I use the 89 mm
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I bought some more petrol agian for the 159 3.2
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Having the manifold retaped so my EGR stops falling off. And a respray on bumper and bonnet. What next? ?
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Just had the brera serviced, rear washer sorted (so the water goes over the rear window and not out the indicator on the wing). Just need to get the back rest motor drive Mended (parts on the way). All done by the superb Duncan Slade at alfanet. 4 new tyres needed for the weekend
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Annual bath time.
Not to the standard of some of the Mrs Mops on this forum, but good enough for me.
It now feels like I'm driving a brand new car.
The alloys have gone from boring dull grey to sparkling silver;
the bodywork is now gleaming white rather than a dirty grey shade,
and the roof is black again, all the green algae removed with Milton, water, and a good stiff brush.
I really should do it more frequently...
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Annual bath time.

I really should do it more frequently...
Go on treat her to a weekly bath with conditioner and a touch of the afters with a layer of wax, you know you want to.
Bet she's turning more heads now she's visible.
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Go on treat her to a weekly bath with conditioner and a touch of the afters with a layer of wax, you know you want to.
Bet she's turning more heads now she's visible.
It does feel more of an event driving it again, knowing how good it looks.
I'll try and aim for a monthly bath and see how that goes for starters .

I'd imagine yours is a nightmare Adrian, being black metallic.
I can see why that would need very frequent washes.
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Noticed I've ripped off half what I can only describe as the mud flap in front of the front wheels. Anyone have any more details on this part at all?


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Looked at it.

Thought it needed washing even more than it did last week.

Sat in the back garden with a beer instead.
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It does feel more of an event driving it again, knowing how good it looks.
I'll try and aim for a monthly bath and see how that goes for starters .

I'd imagine yours is a nightmare Adrian, being black metallic.
I can see why that would need very frequent washes.
Yes, dirty rain on Friday night along with pigeon sh*t on bonnet so out come the cleaning gear again on saturday
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had a day off work t,day just to change the rear discs and pads in perfect peace, all done now .

caliper carrier bolts were outrageously tight .

i now have matching front and rear new mtec drilled discs and ferodo pads all round .
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had a day off work t,day just to change the rear discs and pads in perfect peace, all done now .

caliper carrier bolts were outrageously tight .

i now have matching front and rear new mtec drilled discs and ferodo pads all round .
needing brakes all round. let me know how you get on with that set up.
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Bought some tyre valve covers
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Bought some tyre valve covers
If they're the alloy ones with an Alfa badge take them off again ASAP. I bought some for my wife's GTV and they corroded on so badly that we needed to get 2 of the tyres off and new valves fitted.
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If they're the alloy ones with an Alfa badge take them off again ASAP. I bought some for my wife's GTV and they corroded on so badly that we needed to get 2 of the tyres off and new valves fitted.

Yeh, did the same on the giulietta, one is still stuck on :S


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