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  1. General Alfa Discussion
    There's a post on the AROC Facebook Group from someone (Roy Maddison) who has found an Alfa key - looks like maybe a Giulietta one - black with the red "heart" inset, and a flip-out blade - whilst walking in Derbyshire up Higgor Torr. Key was found yesterday. If anyone has lost one and thinks...
  2. Introduce Yourself
    Hi all, just picked up a 159 tourer, 1.9 jtdm lusso 2007. Had the dreaded flashing odometer reading this morning. I've been quoted£50 to read it, just wanted to check if this is the going rate from an independent Thanks in advance
  3. Introduce Yourself
    Afternoon All I am currently a Renault enthusiast who is looking to branch out a bit, I am on the lookout for a 159 Sportwagon currently, TI and the 2.4 Diesel I think is the spec and engine I want. cheers Ben
  4. Introduce Yourself
    Hi there I have recently purchased a 1999 Alfa Spider with a V6 24V conversion which also has LPG.The car looks and sounds great and I am hoping to use the forum to sort out a few niggling issues. regards Pete
  5. Introduce Yourself
    Hi all, I'm Jon and live in sunny Derby! I currently drive a C180k, but annual mileage has got me looking at diesels. My shortlist has 1 car...the GT 1.9JTDm and I'm off to look at/purchase one on Saturday. She's got fsh, cambelt and waterpump change, and has covered 60k on a '56 plate. I've...
  6. Introduce Yourself
    hi my names chris picked up my mito 155 lusso tb last week what a little car im loving it that boost!!!!! :evil: I did own a seriously modified fiesta mr200 owned this for 4 years due to doing a lot of mountain biking I struggled to get my bike in the back but the mito allowed me to get a...
  7. Introduce Yourself
    Joined as I'm on the brink of buying my first Alfa - an 85k 159 SW 2.4 Qtronic. I think I've done my homework :confused:
  8. Introduce Yourself
    Hi, After owning several types of Alfas over the years finally took the plunge and bought a 'project spider" . Am sure i will be posting a few questions (in the correct place) in time, Have enjoyed reading your many helpful posts over the years,
  9. East Midlands
    A quick heads up for this until I find a time slot to fill more details in :o ;) MITCAR 2013 is held at Hardwick Hall Derbyshire. (This is a National Trust venue for those with membership) The address for the Hall is Doe Lea, Chesterfield, S44 5QJ Here is a link...
  10. East Midlands
    Just received my Pioneer Avic940bt to replace my factory unit and I wondered if anyone knew of a good fitter in the Derbyshire area?
  11. North East
    MITCAR Home Page - Midlands Italian Car Day Only 2 hrs from Durham City. Always a good day.
  12. East Midlands
    As I'm pretty new to the area, was wondering if anyone could point me the direction of a good tyre fitter in the Derbyshire area, competitive price and a good service a must
  13. Introduce Yourself
    Hi from sunny Crich (well it is today), had my 159 for five years now so thought I would take an interest!!!!!!!
  14. East Midlands
    No pun intended of course! My local recently changed hands. Much to my surprise the owner is a Brera driver and keeps a great pint of Marstons'. Easy to find. superbly clean, and good conversation always on tap (!) from this professional couple. Bell and Harp, Coxbench, near Little Eaton...
  15. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Anyone know of anywhere/ had experience of wheel alignment around derbyshire? No of the local'ish Alfa specialists seem to offer it.. Cheers
  16. General Alfa Discussion
    First post in this forum : I picked up my 2011 Alfa 159 TB Ti last Wednesday, Alfa Red with 6k on the clock. Superb car - I love it (previous Alfas have been 147 diesels). Unfortunately I got up on Saturday morning to find some mindless moron has keyed the passenger side door so Im now in need...
  17. Introduce Yourself
    Hi we are Simon and Jane , Proud new owners of our first Alfa 147 Lusso T spark We thought we would join in and see whats going on in the Alfa world, and look forward to joining in the upoming events this year. :) Happy Motering here we come..... Simon and Jane :)
  18. Introduce Yourself
    Hi there i have a lovely red Alfa 147 T Spark Lusso which i fell in love with at first site unfortunatly it sprung a leak in the radiator the other day and my hubby would normaly change it but we can't seem to find any maintenance manuals around for it does anyone know where we could find one
  19. Introduce Yourself
    Just thought I'd say hello to you all as I ordered my Mito last week. Had a 147 a few years ago and after having driven a selection of Seat Ibiza's/Arosa's for 5 years am converting back to Alfa. Have already found lots of great info on here and after spending the week wondering if I have done...
  20. Introduce Yourself
    I'm an ex-Alfa owner, currently driving a Fiat Stilo Abarth and looking to move back into Alfa ownership before the year is out. Always had a soft spot for the Alfa GT so I'm starting to research and put away some pennies. Found this place and thought I'd sign up - so, as per the instructions...