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  1. General Alfa Discussion
    So... anyone have this combination and how do you transport your bikes around should you need to? Think while I like the somewhat curvy bum of the Brera is does raise some issues.... Always get this problem when I let my heart rule my head... maybe a logical conclusion would be to just...
  2. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    I have a 2008 2.2 JTS Selespeed and basically I'm getting all Engine check and gearbox lights and they keep cycling while driving. As a result both Speedometer and Tachometer dies while driving and after a while they come back to life (back to normal) I have Multiscan and ELM327 so when I...
  3. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    The hood lost its cycle tonight - closed it manually , but it still thinks it is mid cycle and the windows are stuck open - disaster - will battery off help ?
  4. Alfa Giulietta
    Anybody any recommendations for a rear mounted bike rack on a Giullietta? It only needs to carry a single bike. Advice on what to avoid also welcome! thanks
  5. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Is it good practise or at least is it ok to stop the roof mid cycle for reasons of cleaning ? Also while on the subject, is there any easy regular that needs carrying out on the roof other than keeping it clean ?
  6. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Hi Guys - any cyclists out there? I've searched the forum and its a few years ago since anyone asked about the best rear mounted cycle carriers for a 159, so just in case there's some new choices out there, I'll ask the question again:- What's the best rear mounted (not tow ball mounted) cycle...
  7. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Has anyone actually tried fitting a bike carrier to their Spider? I'm not sure if it's possible. Any advice would be appreciated. I can shoe-horn my MB in diagonally across the passenger seat & behind the driver's seat if I release the front wheel & take off the saddle, but of course that's...
  8. General Motoring Discussion
    Oh dear! :rolleyes:. Drivers not appy at cyclist blunder - BT
  9. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Hi guys I'm after two cycle roof bars any advice appreciated
  10. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi All I have a 2002 Alfa GTV with a standard spoiler on it. I am currently looking for a rear cycle rack, has anybody fitted one of these to a GTV with a spoiler, if so what make or model did you buy? Anything I seem to come across looks as if it will not fit across the spoiler.
  11. General Motoring Discussion
    Something that will suprise nobody here is the news that real world mpg figures bear little resemblance to the official numbers. It will be even less of a surprise that it is apparently getting worse as premium manufacturers BMW and Audi are cited as worst offenders for manipulating the now 30...
  12. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Have had trouble free motoring for the last 4 months or so and all was looking good. But just now on the way home I noticed the clutch pedal (1.9 JTD) was feeling rough (not heavy, well not any heavier than they usually are). I couldn't hear any extra noise difference from pressing the clutch or...
  13. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    ive got a ti model, saloon. is it better to get a roof mounted carrier or one that sits behind the boot? i have no idea as never bought one before. recommendations ?
  14. General Alfa Discussion
    What tail gate mounted cycle rack would you recommend for a 147.
  15. Alfa Giulietta
    Hello =) Has anyone purchased roof bars and/or cycle carriers for their G? Just wondering if anyone went for the official accessories, a Thule or other alternative, and if there are any thoughts either way. The official stuff is predictably expensive, although I can get 20% off with my...
  16. Alfa MiTo
    I have recently bought a bicycle and want to go farther afield but am wary of boot mounted cycle racks as I have heard horror stories about them damaging the bodywork. I would like to get a tow bar fitted to attach a cycle rack but am not sure if this would interfere with my parking sensor which...
  17. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Hi:) Did anyone ever manage to find a rear mounted cycle rack (2 bikes) for the Brera? Steve
  18. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Has anyone ever bought a bike rack that fits to the rear of the GT? I've trawled the web but can't seem to find a specific model for that particular car - any help would be appreciated!
  19. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, Recent new owner of a '05 156 Veloce and a very happy man I am! I'm wanting to get a cycle rack (for 2 bikes) and am finding it difficult to get info from the web. Can anyone give me any advice on this (or even sell me something!)? Than
  20. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Hi Everyone, Having spent most of my weekend trying to fit Thule roof bars and a cycle rack to my 159 and having a real job of it I thought it might be useful to post some advice to anyone thinking of doing the same. I hope it helps. The Thule components used/required are: Thule 754 foot pack...
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