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  1. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Part number 46411951. Our local agents in SA can only get them in 20 days. Ebspares has them on back order. All other online suppliers I'm seeing in the UK indicate they're out of stock.
  2. General Motoring Discussion
    So, ready for last weeks holiday, I set about cleaning the Giulietta and got the front passenger footwell partly "hoovered" out when the, admittedly budget cost, vacuum burnt it's motor out. I now need to buy a replacement and need any advice members can provide. The bust one was an ASDA...
  3. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Guy's, Please can you help me locate a couple of Coil Packs for my Bella. The OEM Part Nr. 467 947 82 Bosch Part Nr. 0221 604 103, local agent quoted me a ridiculous price of R1546.82 excl. Vat. If anyone out there has got a few or know where I can get them cheaper please let me know...
  4. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    So, I total my beloved 159 on the woodhead pass last Friday. Gutted for lots of reasons; main one being had my boy in the car with me. I'm awaiting the insult from my insurance in respect of the write off value and I have the challenge of finding another car. So, should I; Simply get...
  5. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Yesterday halfway home (after about 12 miles) I performed a high speed overtake of three vehicles and the car was running like a dream. Then I caught up to some slower vehicles and eased up, and then the car appeared to go into limp mode or similar - totally gutless and won't rev freely. Took it...
  6. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Ok guys, On a different post i asked for support around driveshaft issue thanks for all the help by the way but I still have an issue after parts changed so looking for suggestions experience or hopefully a straight laugh at me because it something so simple and I'm just not seeing it either...
  7. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Guys, I replaced the gearbox and clutch on my 2001 156 selespeed The gearbox went into neutral as I selected and I started and run the engine for a few minutes. I turned the motor off and connected mulitidiag or whatever it was. I could not connect to the gearbox, as I am thinking it is out...
  8. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Can anyone help me on this?? desperately in need of one and cant find one anywhere. Much appreciated
  9. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    In my other post regarding alrm coming on,I went up to it at seven this morning and still cant sort it,so..................................................... I need someone near to me who knows what they are doing with it to rip the alarm/immobiliser set up out of thecar. Free and gratis or if...
  10. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys, I'm struggling to find the anthracite paint code for Anthracite grey so I can respray my wheels while I have a few days off work. I've spent days researching and the paint codes I gave to the guys at Auto One to make up a custom spray-can didn't match any records in the system. So...
  11. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Well gents, I've done the wishbones and rear strut top mount plus handbrake and bulbs for MOT Now need a different (new or used) backbox to rectify lamda readings due to the mahoosive hole in my current one Does anybody have or know of anyone who might have one lying around that I could...
  12. General Motoring Discussion
    I may need help. Ever since I saw one of these in the early 90s when they came out, I have wanted one. This one is calling to me......someone help..... PistonHeads Headlines - SOTW: Volvo 480 Turbo
  13. Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Desperate might be a bit of an exaggeration, b ut.. Need to find a thermostat housing from a single carb 33/sud (piece that bolts to the single carb manifold), and an inlet plenum chamber thingy from an IE. The inlet can be almost any condition as it will be getting chopped up in an attempt to...
  14. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Problem - 156 v6 running rough Thanks for looking. Put a little bit of diesel into my '01 V6 by accident, then half a tank of super unleaded when I realised. That didn't work so I got what I could out of the fuel rails and pipes then tried again. This caused the battery to go flat. Still just...
  15. East Anglia
    Hi, I'm pretty new to the Alfa world after buying my first one in Jan this year. I have a 156 2001 1.8 TS. Last week my head gasket went. I spoke to a garage today who said i might even need a new head as Alfa's are porous. Can anyone recommend a good garage in Norwich. I already have a new...
  16. Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi I recently had a small manifold leak welded by a so called exhaust specialist and the flange came back bent as a banana! I'm facing the fact that it's pretty much scrap and am therefore seeking the FRONT manifold for a facelift 1993 164 3.0 24v v6. The part no I require is 60570771. I've...
  17. General Alfa Discussion
    Hi all, Is the gentleman in the pics below still at Mango's or has he left/leaving? I'm sure I read on the forum he was departing :confused: :eek: Mangoletsi, Alfa Romeo and Fiat Dealership in the north west of England - Service Need your help before I make a decision with a drawn out problem...
  18. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Anyone help, garage is trying to charge me £200 supply only which seems extortionate. Any help, have emailed eb but no reply yet, non stock item from alternative autos. Need it to pass my mot! GTV V6 by the way. One more thing, are the V6 and TS ones the same?
  19. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hi peeps im gonna be taking it off in the dark so i can get it posted to gus at alfa tune could really do with a pic (asap) with a big arrow of where it is, and maybe required tools thanks in advance carl
  20. General Alfa Discussion
    I need to convince my wife that should her car be out of order for any reason, the Alfa will be reliable enough to get her to work and back etc. Now, as a newbie on here (first post), I sincerely apologise for asking a reliablility question. You guys must be snowed under with people asking the...
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