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  1. General Motoring Discussion
    to prevent alloy wheels welding themselves to the hubs. Anyone tried it ?
  2. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Howdy all, Been a member for a while, but this is my 1st need for relatively urgent advice. Posted on existing thread, but hoping a new one might get a better response.Have checked several threads and other Google searches but couldn't find a satisfactory answer, so sorry if this seems a bit...
  3. The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Down passenger side of engine bay, where the brake booster are etc. Its not flared and doesnt look like its had a fitting on the end... What is it!? .. :confused:
  4. Car Detailing
    During changes of brake pads (Galfer are new) I painted brake calipers with Motip ColorWorks Copper paint spray (No. 918523). As base I used Motip ColorMatic 1K Epoxy Primer... After change of brake fluid (Tutela DOT4) I have collateral benefit: much softer clutch pedal...
  5. Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    I am sat in the Alfa on the hottest day of the year trying to get 2 copper injector seals out lol. I have both injectors out but the old seals seem to be fused to the head and I have nothing to get them out with. Can anyone recommend an easy way of getting them out or do I have to buy the seat...
  6. Alfa GTA
    hi I've got the DS 2500 on the front of the GTA, have them for about 6 months already and they keep on squeaking (screaming actually) when I stop at lights. It's really so embarassing I can't wait for them to wear out and to get something else (Ferodo premier maybe, or not ferodo anymore..). I...
  7. Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Just wondering if anyone has used copper sheet to make exhaust gaskets for their car??? I am getting sick of using the std ones that fall apart and providing both mating surfaces are flat it would be an inexpensive gasket that you could re use?
  8. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Got my Powerflex bushes today but they've been a bit tight on the grease. I was wondering what other grease I could use to make sure I have plenty on. My worry is that what I use might break down the composition of the bush, a bit like oil and fuels do with rubber. I already have copper ease...
  9. Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi Folks! My car is 164 24V year 1994. I have a complete brake system from 156 GTA. (Front Rotor/disc is 305mm) and also pair of Copper head gasket. Need advise on the brake conversion. Is it just 'plug and play'? My wheels are Zender Milano. As for the Copper Head Gasket...need advice on the...
  10. Wales South
    I like to thank the copper who stopped for me on the A473 coming out of Bridgend towards the M4 today, after i was cut up by some knobend in a blue focus causing me to swerve and mess up my 159 to the tone of £5.5K! i dont know if the nice police officer is a member on here but he mentioned he...
  11. Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    The metal petrol pipe that goes from front to back is badly corroded on my 4 door sud, so going to replace it with copper pipe. the question is what size should i use 6mm, 8mm,or 10mm?
  12. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I sometimes have problems to start my GTV. I have found some copper wiring around the starter lock that seems to be damaged. What does this part do? Will I need to recode the keys if I replace this part by a new or second hand one? Thanks!
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