Alfa Romeo Forum banner

australian

  1. Australian giulietta 2017 Nav update

    Alfa Giulietta
    Does anyone in Australia have any idea when the Nav system is due to be updated? It was way out of date from the day we bought it. It can't find any freeway extensions or suburbs in Perth built in the last four years or so. I've contacted both the dealer and about 12 months ago I contacted Alfa...
  2. Australian owner needs parts

    Introduce Yourself
    HI All, this site has been extremely helpful. I have reset my electric windows when the mechanics could not. I've understood some problems better and I love the term "Afaisms!!". I previously owned a Peugeot and was used to the Pugisms. And with the help of this site I have located the...
  3. Stage 1 tune for Australian 159 2.4 JTDm Ti

    Tuning & Upgrades
    Very happy with this; http://www.alfaowner.com/Forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=753657&d=1493778908 Much more shove and overall, a better starting, idling, and running car. Achieved with EGR and DPF delete, and super short cold air feed from fog light cowling into stock airbox fitted with K&N...
  4. Hello from an australian gtv6 owner

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi all My first post to say hello and introduce myself I have owned many Alfas over the decades. I had been influenced at a young age by my older brothers they had 105 coupes, Giulia Supers and Berlina's long before I was old enough to drive. My first Alfa was a 1186cc 4 speed Alfasud.I was...
  5. Hi from australian, just bought an old Alfa

    Introduce Yourself
    Glad to join you
  6. I drove around Albert Park (where Australian F1 is held)

    South Africa
    I think the 4C will be mighty around that track.. nice swooping bends! Speed limit around there currently is 70kmh :cry: Drove around it in a G7 SW (with 7 speed DSG). Which by the way is a far better gearbox than the TCT in the 4C :cheese:
  7. Australian Gold Coast Diagnostic Assist

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Several owners in the Gold Coast area have been asking for help with diagnostics over the last week or so. I have the FULL regime of diagnostic software & hardware for all Alfas, and am a Diagnostic specialist. I do an "on site" service based from Capalaba in Brisbane. However, as I am...
  8. More Delays for 4c - Australian market

    4C & 4C Spider
    So now the 4c deliveries in Australia have been pushed back to most likely 2015 next year. Good to be reminded the Oz market is considered insignificant on a relative scale :lol: Can't wait for the "revised" pricing as well. $75k? Not a chance in hell according to the people I've spoken to...
  9. Australian G QV owners! ecu mapping!

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi guys, I've been talking to Peter James from superchip, He has been very helpful with my inquiries and questions regarding mapping the ecu of the QV. He has told me that if I can get 3 or more people, he can reduce the price by $200 to $1049. What do you guys think of this price? Is there...
  10. Some info for Australian Customers

    4C & 4C Spider
    Hi all. I contacted my dealer today to ask about the 4c. He told me that currently we are looking at third quarter 14 for release with build dates starting march meaning pricing, specs, colour etc in Feb. So if I go ahead with it, it means I waited 16 months for mine.
  11. Australian ECU software update

    Alfa Giulietta
    After receiving the dreaded infamous ECU software update in April 2013, I have been seeking an official response from Alfa Romeo's head office in Australia. Unfortunately, after my dealer initially confirmed the existence of software changes (reduced throttle response in 'D' and increase power...
  12. Australian Used Giulietta Prices flushed down the toilet...

    Alfa Giulietta
    McCarrolls Dealership in NSW now selling the Giulietta base model for $25,000 on the road. A quick scan on used Giulietta prices on Carsales.com.au network is showing cheapest second hand 2011 model advertised for sale with 50,000kms on the clock for $26,200...:wow: Naughty Naughty Alfa Romeo...
  13. New Australian Member

    Introduce Yourself
    Good afternoon guys, i just thought i would post to say hello. I've been reading the forum for around a year, and purchased my first Alfa about 4 months ago. I have a black 2004 GT 3.2 v6 with tan leather interior and 17" multispokes. Love it to bits!!!!! Gives a lot of the big aussie v8's a run...
  14. Australian Alfa 166 Owner

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi Gents, I'm 29, I've had many many cars, mostly cheap stuff varying from Japanese 4x4's to European Hot Hatches, stuff up to about 25 years old and everything in between. Luxury cars, budget cars etc... Not yet had an out-and-outs sports car, that's still to come. Just got a 2001 Alfa 166...
  15. 159 Chrome Mirror Covers for Australian 159?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi there I am thinking of ordering these for my Alfa 159 ? Alfa Romeo Shop - Tuning, Styling, Fanartikel und Modellautos - Glnzend verchromte Spiegelabdeckungen Glnzend verchromte Spiegelabdeckungen 29006 However my 159 is Australian delivery, and I read somewhere that our 156 and 147 had...
  16. Australian Giulietta's Issues?

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hello all, I don't have a Giulietta yet but I am sorting out my novated lease to get one organised, I am reading alot about rattles and gearbox issues, so dear fellow Australian Giulietta owners. Has anyone of you suffer any major dramas? As you know AR parts have to be ordered in Australia...
  17. Australian GPS disc?

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hey guys, Although I think I'm not going to have much luck, was wondering if anyone by chance has a copy of the navigation cd for Australia. Or if you know of any way that I can source one..? Also, how do I know whether I'm looking for a g2 or g3 discs... The car is a 2001 166 3.0 (but i...
  18. For Australian Alfisti and those who are willing to travel down under :)

    General Alfa Discussion
    thourght id share this Centenary event for all the Aussies on AO. :) hope to see as many Alfisti as possible, theres going to be a variety of different marques, however a special Centenary display for Alfa. similar format to Goodwill. My 159 is on the display. Cheers guys Below is the link...
  19. Australian Roads Fuel Ecomony

    Alfa GTA
    Hello Aussies! I'm looking at moving into a 147 GTA from a 2.0 Selespeed and was curious as to what sort of fuel ecomony the GTA drivers are getting in Sydney (or equivalent) traffic. Currently in my 2.0 selespeed i'm getting about 500 - 550kms per tank. I know that moving to a 3.2 V6 i...
  20. Australian Distributor set to dump Alfa Romeo

    General Alfa Discussion
    Australian distributor, ATECO is allegedly looking to offload Alfa Romeo in this market. They're currently hawking AR around town to any interested parties. Not enough profit in it for them as they wish to concentrate on their high-end and low-end marques (Ferrari/Maserati and their Great...
Top