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  1. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi new to the forum and asking for advise please. As stated above looking to buy a GTV only trouble cracked sump. Any one breaking one or know where I can get one cheap? Many thanks flum.
  2. Alfa 155
    Hi Guys, I've never owned a 155 but thought someone on here may be interested. My local yard (MAS Salvage, Northwich, CW9 6DE, WELCOME TO MAS AUTO SALVAGE WEBSITE ) has a red 2ltr wide body. It starts and runs fine. The only damage I could see is to the front o/s wing (small dent). From the...
  3. Alfa 155
    :wow:OK guys, I didn't expect to be here but in a fit of madness, I bought a Fiat coupe' this the 155 has to go.......I need the space as I already have 3 other cars.... This is an excellent condition 155 - the only better car I have seen belongs the the Kent section...
  4. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Does anyone know what the gear ratios are for a 2ltr gearbox?
  5. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Thinking about uprating my 2ltr 2003 147 to something with more grunt and stopping power any ideas about cost ? or would I save myself a lot of hassel by going straight to a GTA.
  6. Republic of Ireland
    hi all im looking to rebulid an 2ltr ts engine but i need a bottom end from a 155 or 156 gtv or similar as im sure some of you may have an engine that dropped a valve or broke a belt that you've removed already and its just sittin looking to come and collect it from you doesnt matter...
  7. Alfa 155
    hi guys ,do anybody have any information replacing the clutch on the alfa 155 ts 2ltr 16v engine
  8. Northern Ireland
    hi all im repairing up a a 156 and need a 2ltr 16v ts engine for it anybody got one i could collect it even if it was a bottom end ony id consider that as the head i have is good anyways just thought id try us all first before the breakers cheers marc
  9. Republic of Ireland
    hi all, anybody know the whereabouts of the above, ive to replace a friends blown motor any help appreciated
  10. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    :cry:New to Alfa engines so you'll have to forgive then questions....Today I had an oil pressure warning and afterwards noticed a little oil on the drive. I've been pretty good at checking the oil level just over once a week. After warning, I checked the oil level and can hardly get any reading...
  11. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi i am currently selling my Alfa 147 selespeed 2ltr as i am looking for something smaller like a 147 1.6 lusso as will be cheaper to run and insure as im young and a 2ltr is burning a big hole in my pocked. Just had a cam belt and balance belt change and also changed the actuator, waterpump...
  12. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Any idea what the common faults are with these? I'm off to view one tomorrow and I would appresicate what to look out for. Thanks :thumbs:
  13. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Help!!! I have a 156 sportswagon 2 ltr selespeed 2002 model. Only 52.000 miles with big end rattle?? Previous owner has admitted to running low on oil. Car runs with slight noise at idle, this noise then increases significantly with revs. It comes from the block rather than the top end...
  14. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    THINGS OUTSTANDING / TO DO Replace ????'s with actuals What am I doing? You are changing the gasket between the cylinder head and the rocker or cam cover. Why am I doing it? Maybe yours is leaking, maybe you are doing some other work or maybe you are even just bored? Sorry, I mean the cam...
  15. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi, I have just noticed an oil leak, it seems to be around the front, under the manifold area... Are there any usual suspects around this area that I should look at please? Thanks
  16. Alfa 145 & 146
    ok after me hearing there aint much difference in performance between the 156 2.0 twin and 145 2.0 twin...well i found out there is with mine anyway.after being in a bad mood then getting into a 145 cloverleaf its not the best combo.well im driving and as usual someone is on my backside trying...
  17. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I have just bought 1 in the last month on a 'X' plate. Never had ana Alfa before so all new to me. Car had 40,500 on the clock and now just over 41K. Service book said it had had new timimg belt and that done, and from what I can see the aux. belt looks new. New brakes all round and i think the...
  18. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I am replacing spark plugs on my child 2litre JTS have done them on TS before without too much pain anybody here have any tips etc so as my knuckles will be intact:D
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  20. Alfa 145 & 146
    Hi, I've just picked up a 145 cloverleaf that has been stood for the last 4 months. The car drives fine, but the rear brakes are not operating. I've removed the brake pads and re-greased them, and pumped the brakes a few times to ensure the pistons are moving ok. The brakes do seam to "work"...