Alfa Romeo Forum banner


  1. 17s Teledials

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi folks, May have a set coming up for sale with 2 nearly new toyo t1r and 2 new cheap brand tyres on. very good condition, anyone interested? What should I be asking? Cheers.
  2. Alfa GT lowering on 17s

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all I've order some Eibachs to replaced my corroded springs. Question is will the car look silly with 17" alloys dropped 30mm ? Anyone have any pics ? Thanks
  3. Toora 17s multispoke

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I have a set of these alloys with tyres with at least 6mm on each going on ebay in good condition what they worth
  4. Lowered 159 on 17s

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Anybody got a 159 that has been lowered but on 17' alloys that can share a picture with me? Just wondering what the car will look like lowered on 17s? I would like it to take a sportier / more aggressive stance but funds aren't allowing me to get 18s at the moment. Especially as I think the...
  5. Tyre size changes -on 17s

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello all, in an effort to update my alfa 156 sportwagon 2.4 jtdm 20vs general ride and handling Im wondering if anyone had tried slightly different tyres sizes. Im not a fan of very low profile tyres as i use this car daily (i have other cars for hooning around in on siff suspension etc) and...
  6. Ride on 17s compared to 18s.

    Alfa GTA
    Hi Guys. The 18" multispokes on my Dads 147 GTA are in need of a serious refurb. However, he also complains about the ride on our appalling West Yorkshire roads so he's thinking of changing to some repro 17" teledials when he next needs some tyres instead of refurbing his 18" multispokes. Has...
  7. anyone looking to swap there 17s for my 18s?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    hi all due to our 159 being a day to day car im looking to downgrade to the 17" multispokes to save money on tyres. there the 18" horseshoe alloys with soon to be 2 new budget tyres and 2 bridgestone potenza (@160 each hense wanting to downgrade and 2 budgets in the meantime) which r near the...
  8. ok ok.......who wants my Horse 17s

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Decided Im gonna sell my old 17s and use the money to buy tyres................good order, post your email on here and ill email ya pics. - PS I dont wanna give them away because I like Eagle F1s, and I actually dont mind keeping them for winter.
  9. multispoke 17s for 156 selespeed veloce

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hi does anyone have for sale or know of anyone selling a set of 17''multispokes for alfa 156.cheers gerry.:cry::cry:
  10. Turning off the ASR/VDC on a 1750 159 with 17s in wet greasy weather...

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Cure the carousel music!!!! :eek::eek::eek: :lol:
  11. WANTED: 17s for 1997 2.0 Twinnie

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    As the title suggests I am currently running 18s and the ride is harsh but liveable. Am really looking for 17s just to give teh ride that extra little touch of softness without too much. No reasonable set knocked back So if anyone wants to upgrade to 18s or has a set of 17s laying spare...
  12. Ride Quality of 156 Veloce 2 on 17s

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, Thinking about replacing my old 156 with an 04 1.9JTD Veloce 2 which has 17 inch alloys fitted. Question - how hard is the ride with this combination? My house is 3 miles from the main road on a bumpy, poorly surfaced, single track road. Scared that it will shake itself to pieces in a...
  13. 17s

    General Alfa Discussion
    I want 17 inch alloys for my 147! The ones with three circles in them, they look superb! does anyone know of any for sale????
  14. Anyone got pics of 17s on 156 (the selespeed alloys)

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I'm thinking of getting some 17inch versions of the Selespeed Alfa alloys for my 156 but wanted to see how they looked on a 156. Does anyone have any pics of a 156 with 17" versions of the selespeed alloys (ideally on a blue car but just hoping :).
  15. 156 on 17s tyre sizes

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Is anyone else running with 225/45s on the rear with 17" wheels. I have just had this size fitted to the rear of my 156 and they seem big but ok - the last set were 215/45. This was my fault as I assumed Icould use 225/45s all round but they don't fit on the front. Do most people use 205s on...
  16. Tyres - 156 17s - anyone run on 55s ?

    Alfa GTA
    I realise that the standard tyre for the 156 gta on 17s, is 225/45/17. In order to help a little with speed bumps and general grounding, has anyone tried fitting 225/50/17s - or even 225/55/17 ?
  17. largest breaks for a set of 17s?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    can someone tell me the largest size brake disc i can go to for my 17s. im not changing my wheels to fit larger than they will allow. i am looking at 6 pots for the front and 4 pots for the back.... will that make a difference to the maximum size disc i can have? also, are the 147/156 GTA...
  18. 91 33 1.7s Cloverleaf Permanent 4 - FOR SALE

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    hey guys... i know im in NZ but here goes anyway just replaced cambelts, rebuilt gearbox, tyres, brakes- zimmermann x driled, brake compensator, clutch, slave cylinder etc... Ive basically spent $6,000+ on it in the last 4 months. For Sale $10,000 NZD - offers this baby is mint and all...