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  1. Advice needed for brake parts

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I want to change the brake discs and pads front and rear on my ‘08 2.4JTDm SW. Eurocarparts have a 50% sale that ends Sunday. Can someone please confirm that these are correct for my car ? (I’m not allowed to post links unfortunately, so I’m posting the product codes found on eurocarparts...
  2. New discs/pads - Cost in UK?

    Alfa 164 & 166
    I had new discs and pads (all Brembo except for rear pads) fitted here in Sofia yesterday to my 166 turbo. All-up cost (inc 20% VAT) was 538.00 leva, which equates to around GBP243 at current exchange rate. The labour component was 120 leva (approx GBP54), so 418 leva (GBP 189) for the discs and...
  3. Which replacement discs/pads? Mito Veloce 1.4

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi, Wish to order new discs and pads for Mito 2009 Veloce 1.4. Although it has the red calipers does it need to have Brembos discs/pads or will any fit? looking at the Europarts website to buy them today whilst on offer Thanks
  4. Giulietta QV front discs/pads - what do you think of these?

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi all, I want to change my front discs and pads as they are definitely past their best now - the front discs are warped. Obviously want the best quality I can get without paying huge sums of money. I also don't drive the car like Lewis Hamilton! With that in mind, what do you think of the...
  5. Replacememt Rear Brake Discs/Pads from Brembo

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi all, I'm looking to source some new rear discs and pads. (I have a 1.4 MA with normal 305mm up front and 264mm back). I have found some Brembo parts on They are 40% cheaper than Alfa Romeo parts from and I'm surprised by the price difference and thus somewhat...
  6. What size Brake discs/pads?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Wee help required from those more knowledgable than me- I Have a April registered 2009 1.9 Jtdm 159 lusso. Its time for new brakes and I'm struggling to identify what brakes discs & pads are required for the car. Looked at various sites (Euro, next day brakes etc) and there are a few...
  7. Front Brake discs/pads cost for 159 ti...

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    WHy the hell have I just paid £750 to haev my front discs and pads replaced...! :cry: This is madness and I wish I tried doing it myself now... I'm falling out of (the little) love I did have for this 159. THe only thing its had going for it was its looks and the way it can pull on the...
  8. Euro Car Parts Pagid discs/pads?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Is anyone using the Pagid discs and pads from ECP? I need to replace mine and these seem to be a cheaper alternative to genuine ones.. If so, are these the ones I would need: Brake Discs | Brake Discs and Brake Parts for any car Front disc: 330mm diameter Front pads: for Brembo disc system...
  9. Any deals on discs/pads for 159 1.9ti?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi I'm in need of new pads (and possibly discs) for my 1.9 Ti so was wondering if anyone has come across any good deals? Cheers Steve
  10. Cheapest place for rear discs/pads

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    2003 147, 2.0 Manual, Petrol; The cheapest I've found so far is Eurocarparts at £52.86 (free carriage), can anybody find me cheaper (apart from Fleabay as I don't trust the sellers one little bit). Ta. :)
  11. Help choosing brake discs/pads (clueless)

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi, I need to replace the discs/pads all round on my 2002 3.0 GTV, would the following be a good choice? Discs Pads...
  12. 72K Service and discs/pads all round - still had change for a portion of chips

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Nobody wants to spend a monkey on stuff that doesnt make their car look better or go faster. But cambelts. like death and taxes, are an inevitability for all car owners, not just Alfa owners. After the local indi quoted me nigh on 600 quid for the cambelt it was back to Ned and the boys at Auto...
  13. How to change discs/pads

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Folks I need to change the front discs and pads on my fiancée's* GT JTDm this weekend if possible, but have never done this kind of job before. I have the new discs and pads ready to go, but would rather try and do it myself than pay good money for someone to do it. I'd like to learn...
  14. Mintex discs/pads any good?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Need to replace the complete set on the wifes SW. Having searched all the sponsors, local motor factors & other internet sites have turned up a deal for Mintex allround for £140 delivered so wondered if they were anygood.
  15. Which replacement discs/pads for 156

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Guys my 156 has the same crap brakes as all the rest-so I'm going to upgrade the discs and pads-who else has done this and would you recommend Tarox or Brembo? Bring those comments on!:D
  16. Best website for new discs/pads...

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I need new brake discs and pads for my 147 2.0 which with the remap and CDA I feel is slightly underperforming with the OEM discs and pads. I am looking for a nice inexpensive set of drilled/grooved discs and good pads. Anyone any ideas where to look?
  17. How long to change discs/pads?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    All, would appreciate it if someone could let me know how long it will take to change front and rear pads and discs on my 156. Garage said approx. 1.5 hours for front and 1.75 for rear - sounds a bit long to me ... are they having a larf? Cheers.
  18. brake discs/pads

    Alfa 155
    I know this topic has been covered many times before so apologies if it's boring. Really must replace discs/pads soon - anybody any experience of Red Dot discs or other uprated discs? GGB Engineering in Bradford(and London I think) can sell me standard discs for my 97 2.016V for about £25 each -...