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Got the Alfa Bug (Again !!!)

Hi All,

I part exchanged my Giulietta Veloce 16 months ago for a Jeep Renegade but over the last 12 months I started to miss that special, feel good factor that only a Alfa Romeo can give.

After spending a good 12 months of dreaming on ebay & Autotrader I decided to bite the bullet & get my self a 1999 916 TS Lusso Spider.

I was drawn to this one a having an unusual colour combination of silver paintwork & tan leather (never seen another one). It's a one owner vehicle with 109k on the clock but the interior is in pristine condition & the body work is also excellent.

I have already changed the front badge & side repeaters to clear, Only cosmetic jobs left is to repaint the wipers arms, mirror housings & grill mesh. Also managed to find an oval stainless exhaust tip on ebay to go over the existing very rusty trim (not fitted yet).

Mechanically the car has just had a service & all the belts, tensioners, pulleys, water pump etc has been done. Will need remove the cover sills & wheel arc liners to ensure the rust bug has not taken hold.

I have attached a few photos, the GT Black line in the back ground is my Dads car.
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paul.o and sizewell like this.
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welcome back................. it does look stunning and i love that combination of leather and paint also its really nice
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Lovely colour combo. Can't think why it's not more common

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Lovely car..

Welcome back to the Alfa fold..:-)
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