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  1. Sparco Strut brace

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Any takers for anyone
  2. So finally got my alu strut brace for my GT..:-)

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Beautiful piece of..unbelievably lightweight..german engineering. Another thing to polish.. Guys any tips for fitting? Removal of strut nuts etc? Many thanks Damien.
  3. strut brace wanted

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi I was wondering if anyone has an upper engine strut brace going surplus to requirements....I'm in Leicester and its a 2l twin spark spider/gtv. cheers, steve.
  4. Is it safe to assume that a strut brace for a 33 will fit a Sud?

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    I am pretty sure that the bolt pattern on the top of the struts are the same, but will a 33 strut brace work across the Sud engine bay. I can't see any reason why it wouldn't …. but does anyone know for sure? Thanks. E.
  5. Rusted bumper brace replacement?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    On both my 156's the brace or strut that supports the back ends of the bumper is rusted beyond repair. No doubt due to the salting of roads here in the winter. I might as well just cut them off all together as they are just hanging there doing abs nothing. Does anyone know if these part are...
  6. GTV / Spider Wiecher Aluminium Strut Brace for sale

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Having had a big sort out in the man cave this morning i have a strut brace off my twinspark for sale if anyone is interested i don't have the original spacers i guess washers would be more then sufficient to space it. I haven't finished trawling thru the shed yet so i may find them
  7. 164 strut brace

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Does anyone know if they made a front strut brace for a 164 and does antybody know where I might find specs or a picture? I know Eibach made anti-roll bars (sadly no more) but not sure I've come across a strut brace. Do they make one for the 166 or similar that negotiates the busso that might...
  8. Strut Brace / Torsion Bar 50903141

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Does any one know if the Torsion bar / Strut Brace Part No. 50903141 is still available, tried a few dealers but no luck - I must admit the local stealer was a touch clueless. Failing that any recommendations for equivalents or does any out there have one for sale. Cheers Jon
  9. strut brace or not

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi everyone, I am thinking of fitting an front upper strut brace to my Alfa 156, just wondering if anyone out there has done this modification, and their thoughts. Are they a waste of money or is there a noticeable difference in handing? Please any feedback would be appriated. Cheers
  10. Strut brace for 916 Spider

    South Scotland
    Hi Guys, I'm looking to fix a strut brace to my 916 Spider. I've read a few posts where people have been fairly positive about it. I noticed one or two mentioned difficulty in closing the bonnet, so, is this an issue and what make should I buy? Is alumnium or steel the way to go? Cheers :confused:
  11. Recommendations for strut brace

    Alfa GTA
    Just collected the car from local indie and he mentioned front and rear strut brace would be a good purchase but an adjustable front one. So like the title says, any recommendations, make, supplier and cost.
  12. Wheel Brace size?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Guys, Went to use the wheel brace (the one supplied with the car) today.....and promply broke it! Lol - didn't expect that these were a wear and tear item that wouldn't last the life of the car! I need to replace it now; could some kind sole tell me what the nut size is please for a year...
  13. Wiechers Strut Brace - Cheap!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Just browsing through various on line shops to see what I can add to my GT when I came across this:- Alfa Romeo Shop - Tuning, Styling, Fanartikel und Modellautos - Alfa GT Domstrebe Wiechers Domstrebe 48404 :eek: Proper cheap for Wiechers. So I've ordered one. Including shipping back to UK...
  14. strut brace?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    i see a lot of alfa,s with a strut brace fitted to them ,some tell me it makes the car handle better,reduces scuttle shake etc, i dont track my car or drive it like my pants are on fire,would it benefit my spider in any way if i fitted one to her?
  15. Strut brace for 916 Spider

    South Africa
    Hi Can anyone advise where I can buy a front strut brace for my '02 916 3,0lt Spider - new or good used? Thanks
  16. Brace yourselves ; Autocar review.....

    Alfa Giulietta
    2014 Alfa Romeo Giulietta 2.0 JTDm-2 150hp Exclusive UK first drive Review | Autocar In particular " The steering wheel adjust for rise and reach, and it's not difficult to find a suitable driving position, but the wheel has contours that may not agree with some." ?
  17. Anyone selling a V6 strut brace

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    As per the title just wondering if anyone out there has one for sale to fit a 2001 V6 ? Not to bothered about condition but seller needs to be prepared to post to Yorkshire if not local. Anyone please get in touch Simon
  18. Strut Brace!

    Alfa MiTo
    Hey guys looking at strut braces at present. OMP seems to come up a lot and seen some old posts on here. They look cool! Can I ask a. do I need the upper and lower or does the upper suffice? and b. does the strut brace restrict the arm that holds the bonnet open? Thanks in advance :D
  19. 33 strut brace

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    I've got a Sparco strut brace off a facelift 33 for sale if anyone is interested
  20. Strut Brace

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Does anyone have a strut brace fitted to their GT and does it improve the handling?