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  1. Electrical component failure

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I've recently had an incident where I have been driving and suddenly all the electrical in my gt 3.2l turn off such as speedometer; a.c.; display screen and all lights. If anyone has experienced this plz let me know so I can diagnose the problem. The car would still be on and driving will still...
  2. Standard Component Speakers Crossover?

    Alfa MiTo
    Does anyone know if the standard front Composet uses a crossover/filter? Or are the cables just connected together somewhere. Just replaced the front speakers and tweeters, with a JBL Composet and connected them to the standard cables. I want to use the supplied JBL Crossovers, and from there...
  3. Alfa Romeo 159 3-Way Component speaker locations...

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi guys, Just a random musing... But do you reckon it's possible to mount a mid-range driver from a 3-way component set into the right and left hand air vents, providing you can stop air flow to these areas first? I think they'd make an ideal location of a set of speakers without having to...
  4. Several questions for engine component

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Engine 2.0. JTD Hi everyone. I have silly question... It any one know what is: - This black box ? - whats is the rubber pipes underneath this box & where they go ? - also' if one will be split, how this will be reflecting on drive / performance ? Thanks for any helps :) Sent from my HTC...
  5. component speaker mounting help please

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hi everyone, Firstly i have a 2005 156 About a year a go i had a set of components fitted,headhunt,sub etc and have been really happy with what i decided to have fitted. As the time has gone on more issues have arrissed. Firstly a issue with the sub which to be fair did get replaced under...
  6. GTV / Spider Custom made door pods for 3-way component speakers: For Sale

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Custom Made door pods / door cards for the Alfa Romeo GTV or Spider for installing 3-Way component speakers.
  7. Custom made door pods for 3-way component speakers: For Sale

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Custom Made door pods / door cards for the Alfa Romeo GTV or Spider for installing 3-Way component speakers. Went to 3 of the most well known audio specialists in the South East who all erm'd and ahh'd regarding what to do for the GTV door cards. Quoted me in the region of £200-300 for moulded...
  8. GT breakdown spares / repair kit - what's the essential component list?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hey all, So as a new Alfa owner I'm preparing myself for unexpected stoppages to enjoy the look of the stationary vehicle.. Nice as it is, I would like to get back on the road ASAP.. So, what's everybody's "must have" list of practical spares and tools to carry in their car? Thanks!
  9. 166 Alfa Indicator Component

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Has any owner of a 166 got the component as shown in the attachments please. Thanks. Please PM me if you have I need one URGENTLY!!!!!!
  10. 116 chassis, braking component sales?

    Alfa 75, RZ, SZ
    Good morning all I currently have a 1980 Giulietta, chassis ZAR116A, with overheated brakes. As an when i get a chance to strip them down, there will be a high chance that i will need to locate the following new items. 1) Complete brake caliper re-biuld kits, front & rear, or 2) New brake...
  11. Coax or Component?

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hi folks, looking to spend up to a ton on new front speakers for my 147. for that money is it worth going for components or would I do as well just to bung in coax speakers? TIA RIch
  12. What do suppliers call this component?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello again:) Here's a picture of a rubber pipe which we need to replace on my W reg 156 v6 2.5. I think :o that it's a breather-pipe which leads from the camcover. Can anyone help me :D please to order a replacement by letting me know what suppliers call this component? Many thanks
  13. Windscreen wiper component

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    My wipers have stopped working on 1st & 2nd speed. Having checked the column lever and wiper motor I suspect the Electronic Windscreen Wiper Intermittance (N14) may be faulty but cannot find it. It is not next to the fusebox as shown in the manual. Any ideas please?
  14. 166 TS: Coolant Hose attachment

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi, On my 01 2.0 TS 166, the hose from the engine (thermostat) to the heater matrix, as it passes through the bulkhead, beside the expansion thank (visible in the right of the pic), there is the attachment highlighted in the picture. What's its function? As it's at a fairly high point in the...
  15. 98 2L GTV cooling fan electrical component

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi, On my 98 GTV 2L there are two identical electrical component positioned on the shroud between the two cooling fans. They look like a resistor of some sort and have one brown and one white wire going to them. What function do they perform? Do you detect heat and switch fans on and off...
  16. New component speaker wiring with crossover

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hopefully a simple question. I'm in the process of changing my standard component speakers for some new shiny Alpines, which come with crossover units. The original speakers have one cable to the mid range/woofer, and another to the tweeter. Which of these do I use for the crossover input, or...
  17. JL audio 5x7 component system in a 916 Spider

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hello everyone I would like to fit a JL Audio ZR570-CSI 5x7/6x8 inch 2-way component speaker system (JL Audio ZR570-CSi Evolution Car Audio Speakers) to my 2003 Spider V6. Does anyone know if they will fit into the doors without modification?? I would loath to cut the doorcards if I dont have...
  18. GTV 916 Door Builds, 3-way component speakers

    ICE & Blue&Me
    After some recent interest in what went into creating the door builds I thought I should create a step by step guide to installing 3-way components.
  19. Front speaker component wiring/set-up

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    For you goes that have installed your own.. The sets of wire there at the moment are the door speaker and the tweeter.. Which set have you used for the 'in' feed into the crossover? The main wire to the old woofer? then run new cable to the new woofer and tweeter? Which is posi and neg out of...
  20. New component speakers

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello. I changed the components in my GTV today, bought some Fusion ones and they sound great. I had a choice of tweeter surrounds and finishes so I decided on the silver finish to match the centre console and surrounds of the dials and air ports - what do you think? I think they need...