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  1. Wiper motor - different plugs

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys, I recently started having problems with the wiper on my Alfa 156, 1.9jtd 2003 model (facelift interior). I purchased a 2nd hand one from the scrappers from a similar car and although the motors are identical physically, the plugs seem to be different. Mine is a squarish plug with 6...
  2. Picked up a project GT that has some odd issues...

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi. Just picked up a rather nice GT as a project and am experiencing a few odd issues. Hoping some will be linked. Issus: 1. Remote key fob doesn't work. Unlock, lock and boot buttons do absolutely nothing. Installed new fob battery but still nothing. Can still lock doors using key in door...
  3. Alfa Mito 1.6 Jtdm start up issues

    Alfa MiTo
    Hello everyone, I'm a new Alfa owner and new to the forum. I recently bought an Alfa Romeo Mito 1.6 Jtdm 85 kW. Car had slight issues while starting since I bought it but nothing too worrying (about 2 seconds of crank and it would fire up and work perfectly). In the winter as temperatures...
  4. Unknown problem

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I have a weird problem with my Alfa 159 1.9 jtd 150 bhp. It's an automatic transmission. Basically when travelling in 3rd gear sometimes 2nd. My car reves up and then changes up. But after the change I get a nudge in the back from the car or a jerk. I am not really sure but I feel like the car...
  5. Adjusting the headlights on my 159

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi! Does somebody know how to adjust the hights of the low beam on a 159? The right side points way too low and the left side is normal. Haven't realized it until I changed the low beams to h7 xenon. I have checked that the bulb is firmly in place. I tried to turn the long bolt coming from the...
  6. Alfa 156 Lower Wishbone Alignment Help!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hey Alfisti, Long time reader, first time poster here with what is probably a super simple issue to solve. I had a gear shifter cable end snap on me, so I had to drop the shifter/handbrake tunnel to get the new cables in. For whatever reason, a previous owner/mechanic had installed the front...
  7. Giulia Veloce 2.0 Undertrey

    Alfa Giulia
    Hi all, Was looking for some help. Unfortunately I was driving late at night and went over an creature which caused damage to the undertrey of the car. I've been looking around but can't seem to find anywhere or anyone that has an undertrey for me to get? Can anyone help advise if it's...
  8. Glow Plug Plastic cap removal .. help !

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi all, Can anyone advise if there is a technique or correct way to remove the glow plug caps? I have attempted to ease them off with a small flathead, firm pull etc.. already one bit of plastic broke off.. before I break it fully. can someone advise me how to remove the? TIA
  9. New to the Alfa Family

    Introduce Yourself
    Hey guys, I'm an American expat living in Spain. I work as a producer in the commercial industry and decided to take a position here in Andalusia. Anyway, we bought a family car... and that left me to have the opportunity to get something that fits my personality more. So I went and grabbed a...
  10. Alfa 166 by MS Design - anyone remember it?

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Here's a rare alternative to the Alfa 166 Zender bodykit / upgrade if anyone's interested. MS Design of Germany offered this rather tasty bodykit, wheels etc as well as suspension upgrades etc. I recall it being expensive & high quality stuff. Those wheels in particular look great on the 166...
  11. Newby to alfa no 3

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi Ladies and Gents I am new to the forum and just bought my 3rd Alfa the previous ones were a 1969 1300 Junior and a 1971 2000 GTV both of these cars served me well in South Africa I needed transport here in Redhill so bought this 2000 X reg 156 from a neighbour to be my daily commute to...
  12. Alfa Owner, Milano works run

    South Africa
    From Alfa Owner forum and Milano works, we used to organize runs from time to time. This is such a time again. We invite Alfisti to join us for a breakfast run. Meet at Grey Owl McDonald's at 7:40, depart 8:15 for Total Petroport on N14 for a regroup / coffee. Depart 8:45 for Culinary Table...
  13. First time Alfa owner

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi everyone. I'm a first time Alfa Romeo owner and driver. Starting with the 166. Hope I can learn from the experienced Alfisi on the forum.
  14. Alfa GTV Airbag,fault 0361?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Alfa GTV Airbag,fault 0361? 0361 can somebody tell me what code indicates is wrong? What is faulty? Car is in for Blue slip/MOT for rego. Cant register til it is fixed. We tried clearing the fault but it couldn't be erased. Once fixed will the light go out automatically or does the fault have...
  15. First Alfa

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi Everybody I just got my first Alfa last week & I've been trying to source Bits & information, maybe I could have found/joined this forum earlier but Hey ho,,,, I'm here now
  16. ALFA GT - Cam belts

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Any one had a failure of belts within 4 or 5 years since the recommended change every 3 years? Just wondered as my car is low mileage last 3 years since belts changed & I have to date thought OK to last 4 or so years.
  17. Alfa Specialist Southeast

    Tuning & Upgrades
    Hi, I’m looking for a Alfa specialist that has a Witec in the south east area of Northants, Milton Keynes etc. Does anyone know of a good one?
  18. Alfa Museum - Worth a trip?

    General Alfa Discussion
    IM off to Milan first week of 2020, and wondered if the Museum was definitely worth taking the trip north for? Does anyone know if they are open at that time of year? Thanks
  19. Alfa Giulietta 2015 - outside temp gauge

    Alfa Giulietta
    Can anyone offer advise / help. Recently acquired 2015 Alfa Giulietta. All good. Only issue is that the dashboard outside temp gauge continiously reads 0 degrees C. It is illuminated both on the dash behind steering wheel and on the larger screen above the radio, just reads zero. Anyone know...
  20. Alfa Romeo 159 1.9jtdm 16v

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all have recently bought a black Saloon 159 and would like to know which de cat pipe I need I have seen a few different ones Autolusso sell one for a 147/gt/159 and I’ve seen another one for sale by jtd performance but it’s a different shape to Autolusso one so which one would be correct...