Head Gasket Failure - 147 Selespeed
I am faced with a decision regarding the repair of the head gasket on my 147 2.0 selespeed. I have the offer of an engine re-conditioning firm quote for £485 to replace the head gasket (with an extra £160 to add in the cam belts and water pump) - only down side is they are in Nottingham so have to take a day out to tow it there (I have a self tow frame for one man towing). My local garage have bid £300 for the work plus the costs of the parts and then I am tempted to do the work myself (just the time and car storage whilst I am doing the job although not pressed for urgent repair of the car as I have another one....
Any Advice from all you experienced alfa owners?