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  1. quick anti-roll bar question

    Alfa 164 & 166
    ..just had the '66 up on a lift there and i noticed that the rear ARB can move freely about 6mm right to left.. i presume it's not supposed to do this..? anyhow is it likely that it's just the ARB bushes themselves that are shot, or the drop links too.? thanks...
  2. Anti-roll bar parts covered by a shop bought warranty?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I've just had the anti-roll bar links and bushes replaced on my GT for just shy of £300. It's only a 2006 with approx 38k on the clock. Would this be even worth the effort to fill in a claim form? (I've never claimed under a warranty before) Cheers
  3. Rear anti-roll bar

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Sorry for not first introducing me properly, I will do so when I find some time. I own a 1983 Alfasud Sprint, I use to car on the track only. It has a coil-over front suspension and a more standard set-up for the rear (Koni shocks with very stiff springs). I want to stiffen up the back a bit...
  4. Eibach Anti-Roll Bars

    Alfa GTA
    Hello all, Quick question, does anyone know where I might be able to pick up an Anti-Roll bar kit for the GTA. Autolusso aren't able to get one before my car is with them at the end of Septemeber. I've been all round the internet and it's the same story no one has them in stock and can only...
  5. Help the new boy with his anti-roll bar

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    :thumbs: HELP! My 156 JTD has been behaving so no surprise it couldn't last. On the near side the anti-roll bar linkage started hitting the strut so off to the garage I went. Sorted....... well no allegedly fixed it lasted less than a day!!! I've got about 5 mill clearance on the off side...
  6. bit of vibration since eibach antiroll bars

    Alfa GTA
    hey all just a quicky, my front outer cv joints have both been replaced now with guenuine alfa parts, thought the inner cv joint went but it turned out to be the other outer cv joint and the wheel bearings were replaced. turned out driving the car caused a bit more damage. the car is now sweet...
  7. what setting for eibach antiroll bar kit

    Alfa GTA
    hi all, car is getting booked into simplyalfa for some bodywork, aluminium undertray and antirollbar kit. was just wondering the rears seem to be adjustable, so what have folks set theres to or recommend, tighter or looser fitment. plus the aluminium undertray came with no bolts etc so i guess...
  8. 166 Rear Anti-Roll Bar

    Alfa 164 & 166
    I've to replace the inner mountings/D-shaped rubbers on the rear anti-roll bar of my 166. Anybody know if these are available from anywhere, or of alternatives which will fit ? I don't intend buying a complete stabiliser bar from Alfa for the sake of two small rubbers. ;) Cheers.
  9. Can anyone help me diagnose a knocking coming from anti-roll bar area

    South Central
    I've recently bought an Alfa 147 and I've had a few problems with it so far...and am still having problems with it. I was hoping that there might be someone around the Farnham/Guildford/Farnborough area who has access to a ramp or jacks of some sort and maybe a bit of knowledge about 147's. I...
  10. what size bushes to get?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hey guys, im about to buy some new bushes for my front anti roll bar on my 56 plate, 147 1.6l twin spark, does anyone know what size to get? thanks in advance andrew
  11. Front anti-roll bar & drop link question

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi All, As well as numerous other bits I have sorted on the car over the past week, I was pretty impressed at replacing the front and rear anti-roll bars from standard to the Eibach kit. The difference in handling is unbeliveable, and anyone considering upgrading their bars I would definately...
  12. I got the front anti-roll bar off, but...

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi All, Was really dreading doing this job, but stage one is complete! I managed to remove the front anti-roll bar, but before I fit the new Eibach one that arrived today, I have a couple of questions that I hope someone may be able to help me with... I did make quite a shocking discovery...
  13. Eibach Anti-Roll Bar Question!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi All, I am considering buying the Eibach anti-roll bar kit for the 156, although I have a few questions that someone may be able to help with, as I cannot find any info / answers anywhere... (1) Do the Eibach roll bars come with anti-sway collars already fitted? The reason I ask is because...
  14. Anti-Roll Bar Question (156)

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi All, Just a quick question, are the front anti-roll bars for 147's/156's now fitted with metal anti-sway collars instead of bakelite ones? I had a new roll bar fitted around a year ago, and had noticed the other day after fitting new droplinks that the nearside front droplink was leaning...
  15. Antiroll bar bushes

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi, Does anyone know if and where I can get replacement FRONT antiroll bar bushes? I was told I may have to buy the whole bar which is a bit of an overkill (Alfa do not realise there is a recession out there :()
  16. Failed Front Anti-Roll Bar !? Surely Not !!!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi All, This really does begger belief this car of mine. In the past month, the following has failed: Upper suspension arms Front door speaker blown Air bag light illuminated Lambda sensor and now, I think I have ANOTHER failed anti-roll bar! This time last year I had to get the anti-roll bar...
  17. anti-roll bar collar broke!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Just discovered the plastic collar on my front o/s anti-roll bar bush has been broken into two halves by the garage that recently fitted a new lower wishbone, found the two bits wedged by wishbone. I've araldited them back in position for now. Anyone had any success with this method?, probably...
  18. 147 How to rplace the anti-roll bar

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I am going to replace the front anti-roll bar on my 147. Does anyone know if there is a "how to guide" anywhere.
  19. antiroll bar/stabiliser?

    Alfa 145 & 146
    hi, bought a workshop manual for the 145 and while reading it mentions the stabiliser bar. is this alfas term for anti roll bar? sorry if this is a stupi question!?!?
  20. Anti-roll bar links

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I am trying to remove the anti-roll-bar link but the nut has seized and I don't want allen key slot rounding so have had to give up for the night. i'm going to split the nut off in morning. but before I do, does anyone know if the m10 nuts Halfords sell are of the right pitch? the links thread...
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