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  1. Why no face lift?

    4C & 4C Spider
    With the coupe getting on for 5 years old I am wondering why we haven't at least seen a slight refresh of the model? The interior could benefit from a new go over, especially the steering wheel and infotainment. Slap a Giulia wheel in there and a TFT radio from the fiat500 etc and it would be...
  2. Food Face Off: Hula Hoops vs Ringos

    Poll Room
    Potato or corn snack rings. You. Decide. Seconds away... Round 3!
  3. Food Face Off: Pork Scratchings Vs Scampi Fries

    Poll Room
    The pub snack choice is limited. Which would you choose? Which. Would. You. Choose?
  4. Food Face Off: Eggs Vs Onions

    Poll Room
    Which is the greatest of the acetic acid preserved delicacies? You. Decide. FIIIIIIIIGHT!
  5. Giulietta with a 159/Brera face

    General Alfa Discussion
    would have bought it in a heartbeat!!...Why Marchionne, why?!!!
  6. Just bought a 147 face lift

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    At the weekend we bought a 147 1.6ts face lift. It will be used by my wife so we can take the Spider off the road during the winter months, trying to preserve it. There are a few bits which need fettling to bring the car up to my standard. There is one thing I need some 147 knowledge help on...
  7. A face only it's mother could love! Maserati Levante

    General Motoring Discussion
    Dropped down the ugly tree...................
  8. Face lift lights

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Full beam and side lights have stopped working. Rear lights work fine as do the normal lights. The blue full beam light comes on on the dash . ANY IDEAS?
  9. Any one heard of bass face speakers?

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Seen these speakers, newish company and not a lot of reviews yet but the specs are good and price even better, anyone used them before? Bass Face SPL6C.2 900W 6.5 inch 17cm Component Car Speaker Set: Electronics
  10. To face lift or not to face lift - 156

    General Alfa Discussion
    Hello all, I have a Alfa 156 2.4 JTD 2003 - Pre face lift and I also have a dead Alfa 156 1.9 JTD face lift. I have already used some bits to upgrade my 2.4 such as the info center but I wondered which do you guys prefer the face lift or pre face lift as I keep jumping between keeping it as it...
  11. G with the Giulia's face...

    Alfa Giulietta
    I would buy one!!
  12. Full Beam - lights up my face more than the road

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi folks, I have an issue with the little blue light that comes on in the dash when you engage the full beam headlights. The blue light is intensely bright! So much so, it's hardly worth putting them on because mostly I can see is the inside of the car floodlit in blue... I'm not sure if the...
  13. Pre face Vs Post

    Alfa 164 & 166
    So was debating this with myself the past few minutes and wanted to get the thoughts of other 166 owners, I was browsing the autotrader earlier to have a look at the post face lift 166's value (I need a back up plan down the line) we don't have many of these at all in Ireland so looked in the...
  14. RQ:Phase 3 face want to buy

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello Dear mates, I want to buy parts from Alfa Romeo GTV phase 3, I need these parts for conversion phase 2 to phase 3. My car is dark silver-I prefer dark silver,but I will buy any color if other color available. Looking for parts in good condition,hope You will suggest me good deals at...
  15. 147 face lift fog light? and number plate bulb..

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hey guys, so my first problem is that I have changed the number plate bulbs but for some reason one of them will not sit back up normally like the other, the clip and everything are exactly the same but I cant get it to stay up? Any suggestions? View image: photo 2 Secondly, I have white...
  16. £10 Face Lift

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I thought I'd give the grill a face lift , went on the bay got a sheet of aluminium grill and a roll of self adhesive chrome plastic strip . Made some paper templates , cut the grills , removed the bumper attached the grills with thin cable ties , reassembled fitted the chrome strip around the...
  17. face lift 156 headlights

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all Just want to know if 156 facelift headlights came as standard with black inserts Thanks
  18. Measurement from inlet port to valve face on 16v

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Hi folks, I have an odd query - I've been interesting in what kind of trumpet (ram pipe) to fit on our carburettored 16v. There is a calculator here: Optimum Intake Runner Predictor Program that given an intake length will tell me which RPM ranges the harmonic benefits are. I think to make...
  19. 156 jts face lift model, brake piston wind back direction

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hi' all, i am about to change the brake disc pads ( all four wheels ) on my pride and my absolute joy ( 2005 156 jts veloce mark 2 face lift ) got the pads, purchased the wind back tool, all i need to know now is which direction does the piston need to rotate in order to wind it back in. clock...
  20. Time for my GTA to go, (very sad face on)

    Alfa GTA
    Used 2004 Alfa Romeo 156 V6 24V GTA for sale in Gwynedd | Pistonheads Need / want something a bit more economical / practical. Will go for a little cry when it does sell I think :(