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  1. stopping radio/ media from auto playing on start up

    Alfa Giulia
    Hello site members. My first post (other than intro). I picked up my new Giulia on Saturday and since then I have been finding any excuse to take it out. Absolutely fantastic car. Is there any way to stop the radio/media playing on startup without the infotainment system being completely...
  2. Auto box lever operation

    Alfa Giulia
    I've had my Guilia about a month now and just wondered are all auto boxes totally backwards? It's the first Auto I've ever owned myself but you push forwards to go in reverse and pull back to go forwards? Luckily it's been at very low speed but I have nearly gone through my fence, nearly hit a...
  3. Wanted- 159 auto sportswagon

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I’m after an estate that has to be auto. I don’t mind if it needs work just not a total nightmare.
  4. Auto stop-start function

    Alfa Giulia
    Does yours work? I took delivery of my 2018 Stelvio Milano last Thursday (yes, I am aware this is a Giulia forum but I assume the feature is the same for both platforms). I’ve done about 150 miles so far and the auto stop-start hasn’t kicked in once. I know its operation is dependent on...
  5. 159 auto neutral with no battery

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    My 159 is going to be towed next weekend. The battery is flat and I'm charging that at the moment. The car needs to be in neutral, but without the engine running I can't shift the lever. Is there a work around or release for the lock out? I'm hoping it will start and there won't be a...
  6. Auto locksmith

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Any recommendations for auto locksmith in the Gloucestershire area
  7. Auto Italia

    Alfa GTA
    Right ladies and gentlemen, I know this is not technical advice or assistance but I only really wanted to get an idea of where all the other GTA/Busso owning Alfaholics live and if there's anyone near me - I live in South Leicestershire and I keep seeing a red 147 GTA near Desford... More...
  8. auto gearbox ratios-3.2l

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, I have been told that the gear ratios are different between wagon and sedan, but cannot find any mention in technical data that verifies this. My car is 159 with 3.2l and aisin 6 spd. Can anyone point me to info to confirm or deny please?
  9. Can someone tell me what the point of Android Auto is?

    Alfa Giulia
    Just got my 2019 Veloce as a replacement for my flood damaged 2017 Super and apart from the expected trim and performance upgrades one of the main upgrades I was looking forward to was Android Auto. What a total disappointment. On the rare occasions I can get it to intermittently talk to my...
  10. Auto trimmer in Pretoria

    South Africa
    Hi all, I want to renew the whole interior (seats, carpets,n dash, door panels, etc) of my 1983 Spider 2000. Does anyone know of a good, reliable upholsterer in the Pretoria area? I also have the option of importing seat covers, carpets and door panels but it's quite pricey these days. I...
  11. Android Auto optimized for audio quality?

    Alfa Giulia
    I don't profess to be an audiophile but I do appreciate good high quality audio and have long since discarded all my mp3 files in favour of FLAC and Spotify has been swapped out for Tidal in order to stream Lossless audio. Now, via Bluetooth Tidal is wasted as the compression that takes place...
  12. changing M32 gearbox to auto...

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Is it possible to change M32 gearbox that is fitted on 1.9JTD 16V engine (AR156SW '05) for AW TF-80 SC auto gearbox that also fits on 1.9 JTD 16V engines? Not interested in electronics, but just pure mounting holes. driveshaft etc. Sadly I couldn't find anywhere technical schematics or how are...
  13. Auto wipers

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Is there any way of deleting auto wipers on the GT through multiescan. Alternatively resetting sensor please?
  14. Ebay 156, values, another good job at Auto Alfa!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    A couple of months ago or so I bought a 156 1.8 Lusso from Robert in central London (some of you may know him) following some interesting bidding on Ebay. The advert stated that the belt service was carried out by Alfa Lusso in Sussex last year but they have never returned my calls or...
  15. After market android auto unit

    Alfa Giulietta
    When I just got the car three years ago, I checked after market options with Android auto support and at the time it seemed to me that the options were scarce, installation process complex and success rate hit and miss. Has anything changed recently? Is there now an easy option to fit my Alfa...
  16. Brera Auto Gear Box

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Any body know if you can get auto box on elearn. I have elearn for Brera and Spider, but does not contain auto box or the stick shift.
  17. Auto delta super gtam for sale

    Alfa GTA
    Hi everyone after 14 years I’m going to sell my pride and joy the Gta is going up for sale it’s sitting in my workshop with a cover over it , it needs to go to a home where it’s going be used more than the few hundred miles a year I put on it, every time I go out in it it brings such a smile to...
  18. 159 JTS v6 auto parts list

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I am trying to find somewhere to purchase coolant hoses for a 2008 159, V6 auto. Some are available as genuine parts, but some are difficult to find at all. In particular, the hose returning from the engine oil cooler(heat exchanger) seems to no longer be available, and I cannot find a part # at...
  19. Brera auto gear lever trim panel

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Brera Gear Leaver auto Does any body know how to remove the silver trim panel so one can gain access to remove centre instrument panel please?
  20. Android Auto Help (and yes, I've tried searching)

    Alfa Giulia
    Good afternoon, I have had a god search through previous threads, but can't really find a definitive answer We have just picked up a new Giulia Veloce, the Bluetooth works perfectly, but for the life of me I can't physically connect the phone to get the Android Auto working I have tried New...