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  1. Introduce Yourself
    I have joined the site for some technical support. I have had this car for some time. 13000 Miles from new. Time to put it back on the road for the summer. Where would I post a technical question? Thanks, Alan
  2. Introduce Yourself
    I am in despret need of a drivers side(right) wing mirror cover -or complet, for my 155 16v T-Spark Wide Body which was broken by an on coming nut job (biker) . The car is up for it`s MOT this coming month so it is of the utmost ergence that I find one. :cry:
  3. Alfa 155
    Good day all. I normally hang out on the 164 board, but might have the pleasure of changing a clutch master cylinder on a 155 of about 1996 vintage. Haven't actually seen the car (it's a standard right hand drive UK car though). Where is the master cylinder on a 155? Is there anything I need...
  4. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi All! Eb spares tells me the factory does not produce them anymore. This is for a model originally from Japan. Thank You! patrick
  5. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello my friends, I own old one GTV year 96, phase one I guess, engine 2.0 twin spark 110kw. It´s my ,,garage´´ car, but I am having some serious trouble with it. I doesn't start, engine circle as I turn the key but won't start. CODE control light on the dash doesn't light up, as well as...
  6. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Reason for asking, I have a back section on my 2001 V6 24v spider spares car and my son will need to replace the same on his 1996 v6 12v in the near future. The back section was not very old when I took it off the road. Eper shows that the back section of 2 boxes is different but the general...
  7. Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi, I'm currently stuck with a cloverleaf needing the rear electronic shock absorbers and springs. If anyone has any lying around, or even a complete car feel free to contact me with a price. Thanks!
  8. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi, Anyone out there got a good set of seats for my spider, grey or black if possible. Thanks Pete
  9. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi fellows , I am from Canada. I just bought at his car . It is from japan. 75000 Kms, very clean. Original cookie cutters style wheels. No mods other than what seems like lowering springs . The shocks are bilstein. I don't know the brand of the lowering springs. My issue: when I stand outside...
  10. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    For Sale: 1996 Ph1 GTV 2.0 T-Spark Proteo Red Black Leather 1 Years MOT Taxed until end April 2014. 109721 Miles. 108k Cam belt service completed by Jamie Porter Ltd in May 2013. I have owned the car for just over two years and loved every minute. Reluctantly selling as moved house and...
  11. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi all, As some of you may know I recently picked up gtv gavs 2.0l gtv!:) http://www.alfaowner.com/Forum/republic-of-ireland/495641-got-some-bad-news.html Anyway since then I've gotten a replacement phase 1 gearbox for it and am currently shopping for parts to add onto it. The engine has 142k...
  12. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi, I have a rear window to replace my old one in my 1996 spider.I unzipped the existing window thinking that it would unclip from the bottom once the tension had been removed through the unzipping at the top but I found the base of the window is securely connected to the roof frame. Does anyone...
  13. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello All, So my 1996 Spider has arrived! Paint is done, top is done, all mechanicals done. Eibach springs to lower. I'm really enjoying driving the car. One problem. I have the original stereo and on FM, I try to tune it beyond 90.0. It won't do so and skips to Channel 1, 2 and 3. The tuning...
  14. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi All does anybody have a free version of a diagnostics software that I can read ecu codes on I have a 3 pin cable, VAG cable and usb to serial adapter I downloaded multiecuscan 1.4 and it works but ecu not covered in free version does anyone have any ideas bar spending 50 euro's Thanks Matt:(
  15. Republic of Ireland
    http://www.boards.ie/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=2056905898 This might be of interest to somebody on here. The car is in the Canary Islands though...
  16. Alfa 164 & 166
    Good Evening, I just got the car from my mechanic for a full service and I noticed that the A/C wasn't cooling, checked the compressor and it was not kicking in. 2 months ago I tested the A/C and was working fine but now it doesn't want to engage. I don't know where is the relay or fuse...
  17. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    hi, this is my first post so i shall introduce myself, since a month i got a gtv 2.0 ts from the year 1996, i live in the netherlands and it's driving like a a car i never driven before. since a few days ago i notice some small things when driving(this all happend after it snowed for 2 days...
  18. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi, central locking doesn't lock, turn the key in the lock and all it does is lock then unlock, is there a fuse or relay I can pull out so I can lock the doors with the key? If so where on the car is it? I have no manual for my gtv so not sure where where the fuses are located.
  19. Alfa 164 & 166
    Trying to help a guy out who has been let down badly by a uk key specialist, leaving him short of a few parts. Anyone have an ecu for above, also looking for ring antenna. Here's hoping :rolleyes: Tony.
  20. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello all, I have acquired my fourth Alfa as a non-runner. I wanted a cheap sunshine car as I replaced my last convertible with a sensible estate car a year ago and am getting it in the neck from my daughter. It seems the problem is electrical, I have the key code light on all the time and the...
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