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Hi guys any suggestion for a good Alfa garage able to fix my roof ? It plays funny and I get worried every time I open it..... Also any suggestion on how to remove moldy patches on the roof? Thank you!
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I use the Autoglym stuff on my 916 spider, it removes grime and algae and comes with a re-proofing treatment to keep it water resistant.
As regards the repair, I guess that there is Mangoletsi close to you but there are some mixed reviews of their 'service'.
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For fixing, it depends what the problem is, but only go to a main stealer as a last resort.

I've had lots of issues with my roof but after more than 3 years I'm finally in a position where I don't suffer from the dreaded 'roof anxiety' any longer.
Quite often it's just a matter of giving the roof a helping-hand to open and close whilst the other hand is using the electric switch.
The levers within the roof sometimes don't lock-out which causes the roof to have an inch or so gap at the end of the cycle -
just press on these manually to lock them out. and fully close the roof which will then allow the windows to fully pop back up.

For cleaning, all I use is a combination of a stiff brush, sponge & car wash liquid, and sometimes one of those sticky-tape pet-hair roller thingies for getting bits off.

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