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  1. Giulia Added To Top Gear Magazine Fleet

    Alfa Giulia
    With this month's edition of the magazine, Top Gear have added a Giulia to their long term fleet, but this time around have gone for the 'everyman' version (their words !) - ie a Super 2.0 in MC Blue. Although they have then specc'ed it up to just short of £40K with : seven hole alloys climate...
  2. Sidelights added to my GT

    General Alfa Discussion
    I was bored during Sunday afternoon so I carried out a small modification - installed sidelights in front indicators on order to honour the style of 70s Alfas..what do you think of this ? No external modifications were done , when switched off it looks exactly as it did before:
  3. The continued coolant mystery now with added smokey coolant!

    Alfa Giulietta
    All, This is a continuation of but dont want to keep reviving a dead horse each time. Quick TL : DR coolant expansion tank / Water pump / Timing belt / Full Service / Sniff Tested (Negative on...
  4. Can the nav software be added to 2015 touch screen?

    Alfa Giulietta
    As above. Got the 2015 model but doesn’t come with the sat nav feature. Can it be added?
  5. Spider for sale - pics now added

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi All, After 18 months of ownership I've decided to sell my Spider to concentrate on the 145 project I've now got under way. Details are: 96/P Phase 1 Spider 2.0 TS in rosso with black leather 75k miles Much work done in the time I've owned it, including: - cambelt, balancer shaft belt and...
  6. Added value

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi everyone, When I bought my first Alfa Romeo, after 5 years wait, one thing became apparent immediately: aside from being exhilarated because I was finally driving my 147, I couldn't believe how much value to the brand was added by other Alfa Romeo owners and drivers respecting each other on...
  7. Giulia Wish List - features you would like to see added

    Alfa Giulia
    as the title suggests, perhaps we may be able to persuade or mention a feature we would like to see added to the Infotainment at least, or an accessory you may want to buy, an absolute necessity i found in the 159 system i had was how much the graphic equaliser settings improved the sound...
  8. Alfa added to the fleet

    Introduce Yourself
    Hiya, first Alfa for me, it’s a £100 X plate 156 2.0 TSpark, metallic blue with a blue leather interior. It joins an MGF, an X1/9 and a ’59 Ford Galaxie in the fleet (oh to have all four on the road and fully functioning…). It has just dawned on me that this 156 is my newest car! Hope to one...
  9. 97 ALFA Romeo added a chip key

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    newly add a chip key for Afla Romeo 1997 with ND900 good machine but still spent long time figure it out help, who's able to change the Chinese to English
  10. 2 stroke added to diesel.. Good idea?

    Alfa Giulietta
    Just wandered If anyone recommends or has done it, or is it a myth that it helps keep the engine running cleaner? Mines a 1.6 by the way :)
  11. some added styling to my 147 jtd

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    so thought i change the chrome parts to matt black and added so styling to my engine cover
  12. anyone added cruise control?

    Alfa MiTo
    Just wondered if it was possible? Or is a lot of work involed i do a 60 mile round trip a day with 80% of that on duel carrige way so always feel its something useful mine is missing?
  13. New horses added to the stable

    Motoring Images
    Crap day for taking pictures but here we go.
  14. alfa 147 1.6 ts rocker gasket difference please advise pics added

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hi ' all . i have just got a replacement rocker cam cover gasket for a alfa 147 1.6 ts lusso plastic cover model . and there is a small square insert in one of the gaskets . please if anyone has any knowledge on whats the purpose of this and is it nessasary to get the excat same one .as parts...
  15. Biofuel added to petrol from 2014

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    This is on a thread elsewhere on this forum but I was wondering whether or not this is going to be a serious issue for those of us running older cars. Does anyone know? I have added the link if any of you are interested. Biofuel timebomb - PistonHeads
  16. Cheese top wishbones - QH added to the list

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I fitted QH top wishbones to my sons 147 about April last year. Just had the MOT done and slight play already evident so only 12 months use and about 6,000 miles. When fitted I personally removed the bushes and lubricated them with extra Silicone grease. I have always had good standard of parts...
  17. How I added a spare tyre to my GT 3.2

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    For a while I've been thinking that I wasn't happy not having a spare tyre on the GT and relying Holts tyreweld so I decided to do a write up on this topic to help other GT owners. A few weeks ago I bought myself a 156 space saver tyre with tool kit but I hit a stumbling block as the threaded...
  18. Help! Added some oil and now car won't start...

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I have had my 156 2.5l a few weeks and the oil was fine when I got it. Looking at it today the oil was only just above the min line so I added 0.75l of 10W-40, went to start the car and the engine just turns over but won't start. Is there something I've done wrong, or can I work out why it...
  19. Original Pininfarina badge, now with added tricolor...

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hows about it chaps, do we like it, oui or non? Personally I love it, but need to have another go when I'm not in such a rush...
  20. Alfa 156 can a towbar be added??

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Ive a 2001 alfa 156 2.4jtd and have someone willing to swap a t5 turbo estate volvo 850 for my car but I need to have a towbar on it. Can one be added to mine and are they expensive?