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Rear axle subframe cracked HELP :(

Hi
Today I went for new tires and during wheels alignment mechanic found out that rear axle subframe is badly cracked
Do you know where I can find used one for Alfa 166 ? or maybe how much is for new one ?
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Give Gerry in Ti Auto's a call he'll definately sort you out

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sorry to hear that but Gerry should be able to help althoug given your n Kildare this ad might be closer and I would reccommend him index
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Than you guys for fast response , I've called Don and he will organize subframe for monday unfortunately he dosn't have time to replace it as he is preparing cars for a show. I will give a call to Gerry at monday morning . Thanks again
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Small update from today

I've got subframe from Don (many thanks for him for ultra fast action ) and then I went to Gerrys place to replace it . Even I called Gerry just in the morning he manage to replace it for me today in about 2h Now Alfa is driving like new and brings wide smile to my face
I've scheduled timing belt replacement for the next week
Now I have this strange feeling that I'll be looking for some car issues just to drop by to his place Gerry is a great guy
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Glad you got it sorted man. It's good dropping your car into him because you know it's in good hands. He's the only mechanic i have ever gotten a way cheaper bill than i expected from. He's a decent dude.
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It's nice just even to see the cars that he currently has in!
Did he have anything interesting today?
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There was
Black GT
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And mine 166 Grey FL

To be honest I've never seen so many 166's in Ireland in one place
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Wow yours is a FL as well, very nice

We ahve a fair few 166 owners onhere actually....
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face lift ? throw a few pictures up or get to a meet , I like FL and there very rare around here . Was this an Irish car or saved from across the Water ?
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Wow yours is a FL as well, very nice

We ahve a fair few 166 owners onhere actually....
https://www.alfaowner.com/Forum/repub...-register.html
Gav do donor cars count?
I've also got a 2001 2.0 TS Navy...

We 166 owners are the more well rounded mature individuals on this forum - just look at Dermo for a prime example....
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Mine is an Irish Car ( no rust )
I will make photos as soon I will find my camera

I would be always happy to meet somewhere as well
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