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  1. Just joined this evening....

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    Evening all , after all my car life renovating VeeDubs - I am now looking for my first Alfa ( always liked the 156 from afar ). Some advice please - should I run a mile from Selespeed ? ( read some bad stuff online - is it's complexity just another risk you don't need to run !! ). Reason being I...
  2. Hello, good evening and welcome

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    Hello. As part of my induction into this hallowed portal I am obliged to write some stuff. My past cars are rather boring I'm afraid. In order: VW Scirocco mk1 1.6 VW Scirocco mk2 1.8 Gti Montego Turbo 2L (I'm still in therapy) Alfa 33 1.7 Cloverleaf. Thinking about this car chokes me and one...
  3. Evening

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi I was hoping somebody could advise me on what's best for my cloverleaf GT it's all standard 170 bhp at the moment but want to do a few mods firstly I was looking at lowering it only buy new springs I was thinking going 25mm all-round and doing something with exhaust it's the 1.9 jtdm model so...
  4. Evening

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    Hi all am new on here I have a GT cloverleaf and am looking to lower it by new springs and was thinking going 25mm all round and doing something with exhaust but don't really know what to do any ideas about a decat or a backbox delete am after some better sound and hopefully a bit more power I...
  5. Evening All

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    Evening All, Well, after fancying something a bit different from all of the regulation German tackle in the works car park, finally took the plunge and bought a 159 ti Sportwagon. Having spent many an hour on this site, I'm hoping I have bought well and so far all has been good! Cheers Graham
  6. Good Evening

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    New here. Bought myself a 147 Ducati Corse Q2 last week, having wanted one for as long as I can remember. It's absolutely marvellous (so far)- it's done 90,000 miles, and has the white paint. Any suggestions regarding whether I ought to get it chipped? Or anything else that I can do to make it...
  7. Evening all...

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    Just a quick hello to everyone, recently bought my 3rd Alfa so thought it was about time I signed up. Previously had 2 146's but now have a GT 1.9 JTDm and love it. Looking forward to chatting and hopefully meeting lots of you soon. I live in Chatteris, Cambridgeshires so if anybody is local and...
  8. Good Evening from Lancashire!

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    My first post on this site despite being a regular visitor for the last couple of years! I owned a Mito(95hp) for the last 3 years. I have however over the last week decided to take the plunge and trade up to a 2.4 Brera! I hope I am able to use your forums wealth of experience and knowledge...
  9. Evening all

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    Hello all I've owned my GT for 18 months now and I'd better join up. Had a couple of lovely drives down to Southern France on a mix of entertaining roads in fine comfort. Saw my first Giula today as well, a QF in a lovely deep red, whilst walking home in sunny Plymouth. That's two Alfa smiles...
  10. Evening All....

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    Not really a Newbie...more a lapsed owner now revived!! Previously owned a 156 Sportwagon, but then entered the world of company cars (Merc / Audi...even a Skoda which was suprisingly good and would have another any day) Anyway, just purchased a daily-driver for my new job, a 12-plate Mito...
  11. Italian Evening @ Squires Bike Cafe 13/09/17

    Yorkshire
    Theres an Italian Evening @ Squires Bike Cafe open to all Italian Cars/Bikes. Gonna be going along myself anyone else interested? 13th September 2017 7PM Squires Bike Cafe Newthorpe Lane, Newthorpe, Leeds LS25 5LX
  12. Evening folks

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    Hi, I'm the proud new owner of a beautiful 159 Lusso :classic: Only had it 2 days and I'm completely in love already, it looks fantastic and is flipping great to drive. I have a slight issue with both dipped beams not working, which I'll have a read up on in the technical area in a sec - just...
  13. Good evening

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    Hello one and all. I'm making my first foray into Alfa ownership after many years of the insurance being too expensive and getting distracted by motorbikes, skiing and such things. So, I was after some cheap wheels and saw a lovely red 147 1.6 TS Lusso for which I paid the princely sum of...
  14. Evening from sussex

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    Was actually quite an active member here a few years ago, but could remember my password and as whenever you click forgotten password, it links you to the wrong page, I've reregistered Adds 147 Lusso JTD facelift (Anna) GT V6 (Guillia) 159 2.0 JTDM TI Sportwagon (Tiffany)
  15. Lincs Evening Meet – Marinas, Boats & Classic Cars No. 8

    Lincolnshire
    Lincs Evening Meet – Marinas, Boats & Classic Cars No. 8 We are heading just to the West of Lincoln for this Meet. The Pub is situated in Burton Waters, accessed from a Roundabout off the A57 just West of Lincoln. Once you are in this site go straight across the Roundabout, the entrance to the...
  16. Evening all

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    Hi I am a confirmed Alfa fan (156s, MiTo and now 159 Tbi Ti Sportwagon) and have learnt to live with the idiosyncrasies of the cars (even the latest throttle gremlin on the SW which is otherwise a fantastic car). I am based in Bristol and looking forward again to this year's annual Bristol...
  17. Evening All

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    Evening I have just bought a 2011 Alfa Romeo Mito Cloverleaf and enjoying every second of driving it its fabulous!! Based in Glasgow, Scotland Have had a varied car ownership background Clio>Hyundai Coupe>VX220>(2xToyota Auris>Kia Sportage (both since I got married and had a child)) but the...
  18. Evening

    North Scotland
    Just wanted to hi high to everyone in this wonderful country. Am waiting on delivery of a Giulietta Super 2l diesel will be a while before it is here but still wanted to say hello. used to have a 145 and what a brilliant wee car that was, best I've driven Ian
  19. Lincs Evening Meet – Marinas, Boats & Classic Cars No. 7

    Lincolnshire
    Lincs Evening Meet – Marinas, Boats & Classic Cars No. 7 We are heading just to the West of Lincoln for this Meet. The Pub is situated in Burton Waters, accessed from a Roundabout off the A57 just West of Lincoln. Once you are in this site go straight across the Roundabout, the entrance to the...
  20. Evening all!

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    Just a quick hello to you all! I'm Scott and have just rescued a 07 159 1.9 jdtm lusso from the salvage yard. Looking forward to another rebuild, always been a bit of a vw nut (1981 mk1 golf gti, 6 year nut and bolt resto! :tired:) but I must say I have always had an Alfa itch that I have just...
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