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  1. Tuning & Upgrades
    I've upgraded my exhaust to a prodrive , I'll be selling my Cobra straight through back boxes as soon as I can get the prodrive on, anyone interested then PM me ...ill polish them up
  2. South Africa
    Hi guys, I'm going to speak to Cobra Coilovers rep now. I know Gertie and Rudi is/was in the Maxtrac's at R6500 a piece with no courier cost. I skeem we up the ante a bit and go Cobra coilovers, proven track record, literally. They come in at R8800 a set, I'll share details asap, if we buy...
  3. The Classic Alfa Romeos
    My S3 has an aftermarket Cobra immobiliser fitted which you switch off with a jack which you insert into a socket in the dashboard for about 10 seconds, after which a red LED goes out and the engine will start. Following a recent alternator failure/removal, the immobiliser appears to be jammed...
  4. South Africa
    On my way back home from Chatz (after fitting the fugly standard 18" wheel to my LE so they can send my wheel in to be repaired), I drove past a great looking black and white AC Cobra We stopped at next set of traffic lights and we complemented one another on our cars. He said something like...
  5. General Motoring Discussion
    Vodafone buys into Internet of Stuff, sinks fangs into Cobra • The Register
  6. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi All Anyone know about these things ? I have a legacy (not fitted by me) 7928 model fitted which drains the battery in no time. I have the operators manual now but there is no info on if/how to disable passive arming. I would like to get rid of it altogether to be honest but slowing the...
  7. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    gidday guys, thought id just put this to you all, sounds pretty suspect to me but im unfamiliar with car alarm installations so i thought id get some opinions first, this cobra car alarm retails at 149 pounds, but is 200 quid a bit over the top for installing it into a 3.0 litre 99 gtv...
  8. South Africa
    Howzit guys, I was browsing youtube and came across this Epic Video YouTube - Alfa Romeo Giulietta 2.0 VS AC Cobra 427 on Zwartkops I think AlfaQuad may have put it up before, But after watching it again I thought I must link it here again.. Its such an epic race of Handling vs Horse power...
  9. General Alfa Discussion
    I watched this for the first time last night. About 50 minutes in, there is a car chase in Paris. One of the guys in the "running suits" jumps over a moving car. Its a silver 166... Weyhey..!! :thumbs:
  10. General Alfa Discussion
    LINK vvvv Top Gear (USA) Don't shoot the messenger.
  11. South Africa
    Handling VS Power. The first AGIP Trofeo & Team Cobra race on Saturday delivered some epic racing between a little Alfa Giulietta 2.0, and a Cobra 427. Trackman's dad raced his Giulietta, and made for EPIC racing! I pit-crewed along with Trackman for the little Alfa, and knew there weren't any...
  12. International Motor Sport
    Did any else see the documentary re the above on BBC4 last week. It was by far quite the best motoring documentary I have ever seen. What a shame that poor old Teddy Teabag came to such a sticky end. Still, that'll be the way he wanted to go !
  13. General Motoring Discussion
    One of my mates is lucky enough to have a Cobra, admittedly it's a replica but a very good one. Went over last night and as the sun was shining we went for a blast and OH MY GOD!!!! After the first 5 minutes of the 'blast' I was physically shaking from the adrenaline rush, raw power noise...
  14. General Motoring Discussion
    who'll win? Thank goodness for youtube!
  15. General Motoring Discussion
    http://www.pistonheads.com/roadtests/doc.asp?c=47&i=14850
  16. General Motoring Discussion
    Due to popular demand (from two forum users) My other car is a..........................Dax 427 COBRA Replica.:D :D 1985, took 7 years to build, all my own work, used daily until recently, when I changed jobs. Rover 3.5 V8 from a 1972 P6 3500S 10.5:1CR Latest 4.6 heads Kent 180 cam uprated...
  17. General Alfa Discussion
    I need your help please.......... Its been about 17 years ago when i last fitted some bucket seats into my mk2 escort. I have bought some Monaco cobra seats from my company www.sowdentyres.co.uk at cost price as its my company... Has anybody put the seats into a Alfa 146 before????? It...
  18. General Motoring Discussion
    Someone's selling one at work, 1959, 8,000 miles.
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