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  1. AAAARGH!!! How difficult to get out?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Stupid 3rd party 6500k sidelight fell out while inserting back in. ƒ*[email protected]%&*$ How much of a job is it to strip off the front lights and try and wiggle it out the back?
  2. Snapped sparkplug AAAARGH!!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    So today thought I'd get the plugs changed Top cover and coilpack came out easy enough ( although some numpty has stripped the thread on the screw that holds the small earth lead in place :mad: ) and first big plug came out easy - plug as expected is knackered - the centre electrode is oval...
  3. Zarking Fardwarking Piece of Aaaargh!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    That's it! I've totally had it. I brought my 156 back in February with 60k on the clock and FSH (what a joke). :rant: Since then it's had... There is a list... Upper NS wishbone. Lower NS wishbone. Both drop links. OS Track rod end. Front anti roll bar. Front anti roll bar bushes. Both front...
  4. Seized Ball Joint Aaaargh! Help!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I'm about half way through fitting a new lower front nearside wishbone on my 156. I've got everything loosened off or removed, now I've got the bolt off the ball joint and it's seized solid, I've tried smacking it with a forked ball joint splitter and a 2lb ball peen hammer, heating it up with a...
  5. Bonnet cable aaaargh

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    i snapped the bonnet cable on my 147, does anyone know any solution to minimise damage to get in? I searched the threads but only seems items relating to 156 and GTV. It's snapped at the bonnet end and I've pulled the inner cable all the way through into the car. Does anyone else have...
  6. Aaaargh Dent!

    Alfa MiTo
    Well, i thought it wouldnt last! The young **** at my work were playing football near the cars (the pricks have been warned about this) and one of them hit the MiTo with the ball. Now ive got a dent and some minor ball shaped scratches on the passenger side quarter panel! Now i didnt know they...
  7. Aaaargh Insurance Sucks !

    Adrian Flux Insurance
    So I paid for a full years fully comp insurance around 4 weeks ago then crashed my alfa which has been written off :( . The insurers are saying that as I am making a claim for the car the policy will be cancelled and I get no refund which means I will have to fork out again to insure my next...
  8. AAAARGH !!!! My car went Kaaaboooooom !!!

    General Alfa Discussion
    Just changed the fuel filter, and now the fuel pump has stopped it's high pitched whining....which is good :) Played with the brake bias doodah, and that seemed to work too :):) Went for a blast around the roads of Knockhill, redlining in 3rd, I changed to 4th then KAAAAABOOOOOM ...
  9. AAAARGH !!!! My car went Kaaaboooooom !!!

    Alfa 155
    Just changed the fuel filter, and now the fuel pump has stopped it's high pitched whining....which is good :) Played with the brake bias doodah, and that seemed to work too :):) Went for a blast around the roads of Knockhill, redlining in 3rd, I changed to 4th then KAAAAABOOOOOM !!! :eek...
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