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  1. Alfa Giulia
    Hi all Its starting to get cold again. My fuel cap is showing signs of going wonky again, and the rear demister not working when the battery is 'low' is starting to be an issue. Anyone know if Alfa have fixed either of these since last year? Thanks
  2. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi All, I was completing an oil change on my Alfa 159 3.2 and all was going well until I went to change the filter. When I tried to remove the cap, the nut at the bottom broke off which left a crack/hole on the cap. I ordered a replacement on ebay but it doesn't fit. Anyone have any ideas of...
  3. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Managed to close the bonnet on my expansion tank cap which I removed to top up the level. This cracked the top of it so I have fixed it with epoxy putty for now. Looking at replacements online, they have a breather valve on them whereas mine does not! Anyone able to clarify? Car is a 2001 2.0TS...
  4. Alfa Giulietta
    Hi guys ive been looking to get an aluminium oil cap for my 2012 GQV does any one know the correct part that I need as ive been getting a lot of conflicting info on the one I need . one dealer gives me one part number and another...
  5. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Yep! Another thread! GTV 2001 phase2? I finally purchased this lovely car. Before bought the I was aware of these fault; Boot release, filler cap release and rear window heaters not working. Okay. Today I took my multimeter and got to work. I checked every single fuse (except those near...
  6. Alfa MiTo
    Does anyone know if the Mito front bumper tow eye cap is the same as 156?
  7. Alfa Giulietta
    Anyone know where I can get a fuel cap retaining strap for my G please? Mine's broken and I nearly forgot the cap after filling up today. TIA.
  8. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Found it in my last two fill-ups now. Mileage drops by more than 50km, which for a V6 is a bit. it's also a fire risk I suppose with ignitable vapours. Do check after fill-ups and make sure.
  9. Alfa Giulietta
    Hi all. The rubber petrol cap tie is looking like its on it last legs, do we know where i can source one please.
  10. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    How do you open the fuel filler cap on a 916 spider. have pushed the cap in but it doesnt open and have checked i think everywhere for a release button to no avail. help needed as it needs fuel as i want to take it for an mot today TIA
  11. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Is there supposed to be a o-ring or something around the outer edge of the fuel filler flap? After its been raining for example water is sometimes flooding inside the filler cap, almost half way up. Anyone got an idea on a temp fix?
  12. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Whilst preparing the Spider for its winter sleep, I've noticed I'm missing a cap/cover from one of the locking bolts. Anal I know but its the little things. Anybody got an odd one spare? Picture was the right way up before the upload.
  13. Alfa Giulietta
    So, I seem (ok, definitely have) left my fuel filler cap at a petrol station. Unfortunately they didn't have it, when I went back a few days later. My question is, does anyone have the relevant part number for a replacement or are these interchangeable items with other models (i.e. a MiTo?)...
  14. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Can someone advise where I can buy a fuel cap for my 159 TBI TI? Tried eBay but there are no new ones on sale and the used ones are really worn. Ideally I would like to get an original but can also live with a non-original. Thanks
  15. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    The rubbery strap that attaches the fuel cap to the flap has perished and snapped. Any ideas where I can get one? Anyone breaking a GTV? Cheers!
  16. Alfa Giulietta
    Hello, a few days ago I noticed that this cap has fallen out/ been taken from my rear bumper. I’ve been searching online for a replacement but all I can find are round ones. Does anyone know what this is called or where I can find one?
  17. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys I've got a 156 with the 1.8 ts engine 52 reg and recently been noticing the oil smells like petrol from the oil filler cap? Does anyone know what could cause this? Bit of background we rebuilt the engine last year due to power problems, we replaced the piston ring rings, valves...
  18. Alfa Giulietta
    Hi all, I have a giulietta 2012 and sometimes the petrol filler cap door sticks shut. The cord in the boot is snapped. Is this an easy fix? Many thanks guys
  19. Alfa Stelvio
    This is probably obvious to a lot of people but was a first for me. If the fuel cap is closed, tight but doesn't reach the "click" position" you may find a "check engine" light appearing. This happened to me - caused a degree of consternation until I figured out the fault - (left the ODB dongle...
  20. The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Hi there In all my excitement trying to get the Spider going, I nicked the leads off the Alfetta. Putting it back together, it doesn't look quite right and I'm finding the cap hard to locate. Can someone kindly confirm the order just in case! Thanks Rich
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