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  1. Anti-roll bar fitment HELP

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello, I'm just fitting an uprated anti-roll bar...but since I took it apart a year ago (without taking photos), i cannot figure out if the anti-roll bar should go under or over the steering arm, or if I have fitted the anti-roll bar the correct way up?...I think it is the wrong way around...
  2. Rear anti-roll bar very rusty

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Noticed that my rear anti-roll bar is very rusty both sides of where the bushes have worn the paint away. It's spread about 6" from the bushes and looks to have corroded quite badly, more than just surface rust but only a worry if the bar is actually a thin walled tube. There's no play in the...
  3. Antiroll bar bushes. BIGJOB??

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Changing front Antiroll bar bushes. BIG JOB?? Hi folks long time no speak sorry. Anyway just wondering how big a job it is to change the front rollbar bushes. Been told its a subframe out job :( Any ideas??
  4. anti-roll bar bushes

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi all I know a lot of people on here have been looking for roll bar bushes that mount the bar to the chassis, but from what i remember, general concensus was that a whole new bar needed to be ordered from alfa? Anyway, came across these earlier; Polybush 22mm Front Anti Roll Bar Bush -...
  5. 156 GTA Rear Anti-Roll Bar

    Tuning & Upgrades
    I want to do some work on by rear suspension over the summer so while I'm under there I'm thinking about fitting a GTA rear anti-roll bar. As I had a few spare minutes today I phoned my local main dealer to get an idea of price and was quoted £179.00 plus VAT :wow: . I could get a full Eibach...
  6. 156 antiroll bar rubber

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    mot time on my 156 1.6 sports wagon and i am trying to replace the anti roll bar rubber. i have bought the spit type rubber as i dont want to remove the roll bar. i have started on the drivers side and have removed the anti roll bar link and the bolts for the roll bar clamp but i cannot remove...
  7. Anti-Roll Bar knock

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello fellow Alfisti's I was driving home last night along some country roads, coming into the suburb i stopped at a roundabout, road was a little 'greasy' form the evening dew and pulling away the car wheel-span. An immediate knocking noise started after this and i assumed at first that the...
  8. AntiRoll Bar

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, newish 156 owner here and a quick question re knocking ARB/Drop links..I'm led to believe knocking/worn droplinks are an MOT failure but is the ARB? I suspect i know the answer tbh
  9. Front Tower Arm Strut Anti-Roll Bar

    Alfa 155
    I would like to know if there is someone out there who fitted this strut, and have some feed back on how the car handles with this mod alone, or if lowering the car would be a better way to improve the handling, or both.
  10. Fitting GTA anti-roll bars

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Well i have my GTA anti roll bars ready to fit,ant Powerflex bushes,is it recomended to change the drop links or anything else at the same time as im would like to get all jobs done in one hit if possible.....hopefully
  11. Anti-roll bar

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, where do I find the nearside inner rear anti-roll bar pin/bush and is it easy to change as my alfa 156 sportwagon has just failed it's mot on this and can't afford to pay a garage to do the work. Any help would be great. Thanks
  12. alfa anti-roll bars

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    :confused:Hi all I have just fitted jamex lowering springs to my alfa 147 2.0. I'm still getting a lot of body roll. I can get my hands on a set of 147 GTA ARB's . Will they fit? And will it make the body roll less and by how much? Also have seen engine braces and rear braces but guys have said...
  13. Knocking after new rear anti-roll bar links

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I just changed my rear anti-roll bar links but now it developed another sound which is quite different and much sharper than before. It's not really knocking, it's like a nut in a can moving from one side to the other. The anti-roll bar link is very tight, should there be any play at all? I'm...
  14. GTA antiroll bars on a Twinspark/JTD

    Tuning & Upgrades
    So who has them then? I had them on my old 147 2.0 and they were absolutely fantastic!
  15. Replacing anti-roll bar bushes front and rear

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Am progressing at slowing changing bits of suspension to cure a loud annoying squeek from my front suspension ... have done uppper wishbones (no joy) will be doing shortly lower wishbones (advisory on MOT last year so may as well do them) ... am also considering changing the front ARB bushes...
  16. Eibach Anti-roll bars - Squeeky?

    Alfa GTA
    Hi Guys, Ive just been told that its normal for Eibach ARBs to squeek a lot, can anyone else with these fitted to a GTA confirm or deny this? thanks Ross.
  17. Can someone tell me the symptoms of a duff anti-roll bar?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I get the occasional 'donk' sound from the front ( usually if I'm turning ), and at speed under hard acceleration a 'drift' to the right. Is this the symptoms of a duff ARB? cheers :)
  18. Antiroll bar 156 GTA

    Alfa GTA
    just had new front brakes fitted, i thought i could hear a nasty knocking the other day after hitting a rather large pothole very hard (happened a few time in the last few weeks, new ones opening up everyday) i have actually started taking longer route to work to avoid, the road i live down is...
  19. alfa 156 anti-roll bar bushes

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi there Can anyone tell me what diameter roll bars i have on my 156 Sportwagon multijet diesel i am looking to change the bushes for powerflex the car is the 16 valve 140 bhp veloce with sportpack springs i need the front and rear bar diameters. Cheers. Mark G.
  20. 156 gta antiroll bars for sale

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    just put these on ebay if anyones interested http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=140469437214
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