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-Fitting LEDs at the side lights, rear plate and courtesy door lights.
-Repaired swirl flaps rod with repairing kit. So far, so good.
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Washed it. But the darn rain is going to leave it dirty again, I just know it!
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Fitted a DIY Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) - TPMS For iPhone | Realtime monitor tire pressure and temperature | Approval by Apple Inc. | Steel-Mate

Very easy to fit and the control unit fits nicely in the cigarette lighter socket on my Brera. Appears to work a treat so far. I'm not sure if its available in the UK yet, although its listed on Steelmate's UK shop, it came from China.
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Picked my brera up from mangoletsi after having major smoking problems last Sunday, turns out there was an inch build up of soot on my inlet manifold, they said a flap was stuck, car went into limp mode and I was a bit concerned as I have only had it for 4 weeks, 4days without car, no courtesy vehicle available, turns out they have replaced my inlet manifold for a brand new one, and boy does she shift now.
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Had it PowerFlex'd at AutoLusso. Amazing results. Handles like a dream with the B12 setup!
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Complete new set of tyres!
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Treated the engine to a Terraclean and whilst at the garage got them to fit some front mud flaps. Also popped into the car wash place on the way home to give her a quick clean.
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Had a "mini-meet" with Coxy and got to drive in the beast! What a car, makes mine feel like a snail! So looks like I will have to head down the FMIC & W/M route at some stage now

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Cleaned the car, rained straight after lol.
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Had a "mini-meet" with Coxy and got to drive in the beast! What a car, makes mine feel like a snail! So looks like I will have to head down the FMIC & W/M route at some stage now

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Hi Jay yes it was nice to meet up at last. Glad you liked the car Gus really does know his stuff.
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Lovely looking cars! Nice to see photos of these, as I never get to look at mine when I'm driving it .
Had a quick blast up the A1M to let mine stretch her legs a bit this afternoon - lovely weather, great to be out in the sun for a bit. Needs a wee clean now though.
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Washed it. Haven't driven it in a week as I've been busy testing out the other project car!
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Spent ages looking at it after a wash and wax.
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Came home from work 100 odd pound worse off than when I left in the morning, thanks to one of the deepest potholes I've seen. Tore the tyre wall and curbed the wheel. Only saving grace is that is was only curbed and not cracked.
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fully cleaned it and polished it, tried to get the scratches out of my rear bumper which some oxygen thief inflicted whilst it was parked up at Waitrose. I was over the moon!
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Wanted to clean it and change rims and tyres for summer season however im solving ECU(or injector ?) issues instead
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Cleaned it and ordered new red paint for brake calipers...thanks to info on here.... peeling and fading issues with two on front wheels....think last owner may have used product etc to clean alloys and it caused the damage...
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Is that wrapped or moulded Moh?
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Is that wrapped or moulded Moh?
Wrapped. Couldn't find my heat gun...
Just checked - my girlfriends hear dryer is still working
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Wrapped. Couldn't find my heat gun...
Just checked - my girlfriends hear dryer is still working
Looking good! I repurposed the wife's last hair dryer into the garage! I had to replace it with a more expensive one of course!
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Today I had my Alfa remapped together with DPF removal and EGR deleting. Result - completely new experience driving it as my DPF was very very veeery clogged, absolute pleasure now + increased MPG.
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Today I did some proper driving to work... and back home. x20, x30km/h.
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