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  1. Fingers Crossed

    Alfa Stelvio
    Persuaded one of my biker mates, who was a confirmed Germancaraholic, to give a Stelvio a try. He has just collected a Milano 280 petrol, in Visconti Green (nice colour, just not sure about it on an Alfa) from Beechdale where he was more than well chuffed with their PCP deal. Fingers crossed...
  2. Sportive 170 2014 Rear door leak sorted step by step (fingers crossed)

    Alfa Giulietta
    I know it has been discussed before but I thought I'd post this as most info is on front door and looks scary, time Intensive and expensive. I took the plunge and did a DIY fix for the recurring puddle on my Sportiva 170 G. Only took 1 hour or so and was not scary at all as it turned out. The...
  3. Fingers and toes crossed.

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Collective positive thoughts channeled to South East London please. Beloved Spidie has gone in for an MOT. Hopefully my lovely garage can sort my washer and horn issues - as well as anything else which might crop up mechanically. ? Heading towards my last summer in the UK, so need her with...
  4. MOT time, fingers crossed.

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Well car been off road for a few months due to baggy backside so decided to bite bullet and get some bits done, the list so far: Subframe bushes. Powerflexed rear wishbones and tie rods. Rear droplinks. Rear hub bushes. Shock bushes. Front and rear disks. Handbrake cables. Front to rear brake...
  5. Not yet an owner but fingers crossed

    Introduce Yourself
    Hello All, my names Dan, i currently own a mint condition mk1 VW Golf GTI cabriolet, its stunning and im lucky enough to be able to own such an impractical car as i only live around the corner from my work. Sad times though and the car has to go, my work are moving nearer the end of the year...
  6. fingers crossed

    General Motoring Discussion
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  7. Fingers Crossed

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    MOT in the morning :( If you could all stop what you are doing and concentrate with some possitive thoughts at 11am tomorrow that would be very much apreciated :D
  8. very sore fingers :(

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    so my ph2 gtv heater fan stopped working recently and the guy at the garage said nothing seemed to be coming out of the speed controller/resistor thing but couldn't get one till after xmas. seemed an easy swap so got one myself and fitted it today but alas still no fan. sitting wondering what...
  9. My first alfa. fingers crossed.

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi everyone :), just agreed a deal to buy my first Alfa hopefully get it next week. Went for a used G Veloce JTDM 170 Alfa red met. She looks a Million $ on a sunny day, not as good on a dull one. Thought I would just join AO to keep me up with play with ahats happening in Alfaland.
  10. MOT Today Fingers Crossed

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    As the title suggests Let hope my little bella makes it through ok bless her
  11. Passed mot ,can uncross fingers now

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Well the 166 has just sailed past her fourth mot without even an advisory .So thats one hurdle over and i think that i shall give it a wash as a reward ,But i was thinking that this will probably be the last time i mot it as will probably change it for something a bit newer as it is obviously...
  12. Do You Lick Your Fingers When Cooking/Baking?

    Poll Room
    I so (with stuff like double cream) but I ALWAYS wash my hands before continuing! :lol:
  13. My Gtv on ebay auction fingers crossed

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    My Gtv is now listed on ebay have set a low reserve so I am sure the winning bidder will get a stunning looking Alfa I will of cause make sure they don't get away from me without being introduced to this forum :) I will keep on here as I am sure it wont be long before I end up with another and...
  14. fingers crossed!!

    Alfa GTA
    hi all bad day volvo failed mot not to badly but canot get part till monday wich is a nightmare needed car to take son on tour over the weekend.The gta has been sat in the garage since i bought it awaiting an alternator.Managed to get a salvage alternator off a 2000 reg 2.5 v6 and booked in to...
  15. air bag light solved ,fingers crossed

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi my 55 plate 147 has had air bag problems for years , done all the usual things like soldering cables under seats. For last 6 months light been on all the time,had it looked at by auto lec. and was told drivers airbag needed changing. thought i'd have 1 more attempt ,diconnected battery...
  16. i got the Alfa wa....2 fingers

    General Alfa Discussion
    well after my morning drive to drop my wife at work i stopped in the local shopping street to grab a morning coffee. parking is a premium so spaces are always tight. trying to get out of my space across the on coming traffic i had nosed out waiting for someone to let me out as was a car a few...
  17. Fingers Crossed, MiTo Multiair Cloverleaf here next week!

    Alfa MiTo
    Hopefully we will have the new MiTo Cloverleaf here next week. Having driven one briefly last week and been very impressed, can't wait to try it on some proper twisty roads! # David:thumbs:
  18. mot tomoz fingers crossed

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    fingers crossed she will pass mot tomoz ive even spent 5 hours cleaning and polishing ;) hopfully the mot man will look at her and give me mot certificate
  19. Dreaded MOT tomorrow. Fingers Crossed.

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Well its that time of year. Its the first MOT since ive owned the car, and thankfully managed to temporarily sort out my ABS problem. I cant think of anything it will fail on, so fingers crossed. :thumbs:
  20. 2010 SatNav CD's - will share - fingers crossed...

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Currently d/l'ing the full EU set for 2009/2010 - these are for Opel Siemens NCDR, hope they work - or 4gb of rapidshare wasted - JDownloader on Mac helps tho! If the UK one works I'll share them all out... Only G3 owners need apply....