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  1. Rebuilding a 176k mile engine - condition, what to change and where to get it?

    Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    The engine for my Stratos project is finally in bits and has been checked over before the rebuild. Overall it's in amazing condition considering the mileage. You can still see the honing marks on the bores!! Crank and camshafts all fine too, no scoring or wear. One of the heads is a darker...
  2. 176k 147 , Fix or Scrap?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi All, Looking for a bit of advice... Took the 147 for an MOT today and needs some new wishbones and total about £150 spending on it. I've been thinking of selling (got a 166 :-) ) but what to do? It's a JTD 8v with 176,000 miles , had a new clutch and about 15,000 left on the cambelt. Also...
  3. Spider mileage 176k !!

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Ive just picked up a 99 spider with 176k and its on the original engine:wow: Drove it back from Salisbury to my werks it drove fine no faults gearbox whines nothing! Ive checked the engine over carefully original hose clips etc etc i bought it for spares at £250 item 221623971553 i bid £300 but...