Hello all alfa owners - Alfa Romeo Forum
You are currently unregistered, register for more features.    
Introduce Yourself Again... No technical questions in here

 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
(Post Link) post #1 of 7 Old 12-06-06 Thread Starter
Status: -
AO Member
 
Alfa245's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Ireland
County: Dublin
Posts: 26
Images: 5
Cry Like A Baby Hello all alfa owners

Hi Im Dave. I have a keen interest in alfas and ive owned a few starting with a 1984 alfa 33. Since then ive fell in love with them and to be truthful i think you have to love them to own them. Not that ive had much trouble with them as Ive found them very reliable but the odd small thing that has gone wrong can be tricky e.g. changing the clutch master cylinder on a 164 or the clutch on a 33. (Although i did change the clutch on the 33 with the engine left in the car. i think I would have been quicker to take engine and gearbox out as one assembly and split it on the bench as recommended.
I now have a 96 alfa gtv 2.0 ts lusso and a 2000 alfa 166 2.5 v6. Ive done a bit of work on the gtv, nothing major just cv joints, shocks, that type of thing. I would strongly recommend one thing if working under a gtv. Use a four post car lift as they are very low to the ground. I am very lucky in that respect as a frien of mine has his own garage and lets me work on the car there if anything has to be done.
Havent done much work on the 166 yet as i only have it 3 months but if and when i do ill let you know how i get on.
Alfa245 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Status: -
AO Silver Member
 
phil155's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: half way up the A12
Posts: 5,093
Images: 24
Re: Hello all alfa owners

hello and welcome to AO mate
you should find loads of stuff about your chariots in the relevent sections
phil155 is offline  
Status: -
AO Member
 
ZUUL's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: WITH GOZER IN THE SLOR
Posts: 557
Re: Hello all alfa owners

welcome!
ZUUL is offline  
Status: making daily raids across the border
AO Gold Member
 
alfaholic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: United Kingdom
County: Surrey
Posts: 6,451

Member car:

6C 2500

Re: Hello all alfa owners

Welcome to AO
alfaholic is offline  
Status: -
AO Silver Member
 
gtachris's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: loughborough
Posts: 3,067
Images: 12
Re: Hello all alfa owners

hello and welcome, nice choice of motors
gtachris is offline  
Ant
Status: Always hopeful yet discontent.
Club Member
Membro Premio
 
Ant's Avatar
 
Club Member Number: 92
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Somewhere far beyond...
Posts: 38,299

Member car:

2014 Honda CR-V

Re: Hello all alfa owners

Hello and welcome to AO!
Ant is offline  
mikebrown
Status: - Update
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Re: Hello all alfa owners

hiya Dave..welcome to AO and all the best...

 
Reply

Go Back   Alfa Romeo Forum > The Alfaowner Experience > Newbie Area > Introduce Yourself

Tags
alfa , owners

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome