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  1. Rear windows and courtesy lights dead 147

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi to all, I have an Alfa 147 of 2008 5-doors. A strange problem appeared recently. Suddenly, rear windows and front and rear courtesy lights started to function from time to time, and after some days died completely. I had blinking odometer but when they died the blinking odometer stopped as...
  2. First Service experience - Motorvogue Bedford - Plus... Guess the courtesy car

    Alfa Giulia
    Hi All So ive had my Giulia Veloce a year now, and i had the 1st service recently. My local dealer, and where i bought the car from, is Motorvogue in Bedford. They are a multi-car dealer, that seem to sell everything. I contacted them via email with around 30 days to go. I like do communicate...
  3. Courtesy light power for exterior handle lights?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I recently bought some little red led strips to act as external handle lights (they are low lumen for a nice subtle glow). I don't need to know how naff you think they might's my car! They were standard on my old BMW and I liked them...I also fitted them to my Jeep. It was easy on the...
  4. Need 916 ph2 Spider interior courtesy light assembly.

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello everyone, If anyone has an interior courtesy light complete assembly that pops off from above the windscreen they are selling, could you please message me? Mine both switches don't work, and one is actually physically broken internally as its doesn't have the push button switch click...
  5. Courtesy car charges when car is in for warranty work

    Alfa Giulia
    Hi all! My new interior light alarm sensor is being installed on Tuesday due to it having a mind of its own (despite the sensitivity being reduced right down). It might have been covered before but is it standard practice that a charge should be levied on the use of a courtesy vehicle when...
  6. Courtesy lights

    Alfa 164 & 166
    I have a sunroof equipped 1990 164 Lusso with a sunroof, now i have managed to get all the button controlled interior lighting working basically, including the two eyeball lights at the front, the two at the rear and the other two bulbs on those rear pillar units, however nothing will come on...
  7. Battery drain drove me crazy

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi everyone. My first post since I joined. I have found many helpful tips and since I had just solve a problem I thought I share my finding. I was away for a week. Today I tried started the my daily driver a GTV Ph2 1998 2.0L TS to go to work but was completely dead. I jumped the car with...
  8. Alfa Romeo Illuminated Emblem Under Door Step courtesy light/puddle light

    South Africa
    Hi Guys, I am going to order some Alfa Romeo Illuminated Emblem Under Door Step courtesy laser lights, they look like this: Pretty easy install aswell. They will be imported and take 7 - 15 working days to arrive in PTA where I will ship them out from PTA throughout SA. The Units cost is...
  9. Giulia courtesy cars

    Alfa Giulia
    So, is any dealership using Giulias as courtesy cars or will Giulia QV owners be given a Mito when their car is in for a service ;-)
  10. Alfa Assist issues

    General Alfa Discussion
    The orange engine management light came on whilst driving this morning (which disabled stop/start) on my 64 plate 1.6L Diesel Giulietta. Once I got to work, I called Alfa Assist. They came out used their diagnostics and found there was a problem with the throttle actuator. They then loaded the...
  11. Interior courtesy light - retainers!!???

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Trying to follow Jabawoky Jay guide to swap interior lights, anyone know how to remove the retainer clips that hold front courtesy light in place - feels as is going to snap!
  12. Mito boot courtesy light?

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi all, So I've been having some issues with the boot courtesy light on my Mito. About a week after I got it the light wouldn't come on when the boot was fully open, but would whilst the boot was being lifted or was partially open. And now it doesn't work at all. So my question is, what's...
  13. Upgrading the courtesy lights

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi Can anyone tell me how to safely remove the housing for the courtesy lights above the rear mirror in my MiTo so I can install some white LEDs
  14. Courtesy car

    General Motoring Discussion
    So the GTA went away to be sorted today, and I have a courtesy car. What they consider a like-for-like (despite specifically asking me about engine size) is a Hyundai i40 diesel. Sigh. That said, there's no real justification for anything premium (despite me finding out later this morning (from...
  15. Microphone in the courtesy light cluster

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hello, So the mic on my car is missing. I have the connector for it hanging loose in the light cluster (white and black wire). I know where the mic needs to sit. I tried replacing it with a generic transducer/condenser mic you can get from any shop selling electronics components. The mic worked...
  16. Does your local dealer charge for using a courtesy car?

    Alfa Giulietta
    For anyone that has ever had a courtesy car from Alfa Romeo, did they charge you for the insurance? My car has been in for warranty work every month since I collected it in November, and suddenly they've informed me that on my next visit I'll be charged £10 per day to cover the insurance, as...
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    Insurance Section
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  18. Maon Interior Courtesy Light - How do You Change the Bulb?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I looked for a thread on this, but couldn't fine one. I have the feeling its something everyone else knows, except me. Little thing, I know, but I need to put a new bulb in the larger of the two overhead lights (the one that should come on when you open the door) and don't want to trash the...
  19. spider 1991 s4 courtesy lights

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Hi im Having difficulty's finding a wiring diaagram the courtesy lights are not working thanks Danny
  20. MY2014 front map / courtesy bulbs

    Alfa Giulietta
    Looking at the new manual the map light panel is a different shape to that on my 2011 model - the bulbs look different but the reference number in the new manual refers to a festoon bulb the same as the rear but they look different, more like the glove box / puddle light ones. Please can someone...