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  1. Arb sub frame bushes

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi Guys, Could someone recommend a place to buy new arb sub frame bushes please? I've seen some on fleebay but I've no idea if the quality is any good. I also need replacement bushes for the upper engine stabiliser bar. Cheers Steve
  2. New 164 overhead light frame - taking orders for production!

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Well, I have decided to make a new 3D print overhead light frame. The sticky, soft, fragile frame. I am taking pre-orders to get the best possible price, so if anybody is interested, please send me the number of pieces you would like to order. Price will probably be around 100-130€ plus...
  3. Brera : Paint peeling on window frame...

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, Hope everyone is having a great day?! :) Just a quick query. I guess this maybe common to most older Breras but noticed I have a few spots on the window frames where the black paint has flaked away to reveal the alloy metal below. Anyone else had this on their Breras? How did you...
  4. later model spider sub frame issues

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    hi guys still looking for my dream spider and a few ads mention the subframe has been renewed ? is it a common issue on the brera/spider and if so is there a mod to stop it happening ??. ive had items powder coated for bikes before but not sure if thats the way to go on something like...
  5. Windos frame question

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hiya Since my car got broke into earlier this year on the alfa 159 the black large bit of window trim has been slighty wonky.. This is on the drivers door, its the large vertical black bit Can these be taklen off bent back into shape and stuck back on easily? (Might spray itback black also)
  6. Sub Frame, Waxoil??

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Well as i got access to a hydrolic lift i was thinkling of doing the subframe in wax oil?? Or does any one have a better soutltion? Rusted in parts (Not gone through) but a bit of preventation always good.. There is no unde tray
  7. Duetto hood frame

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Hi all, after some advice from those in the know, my duetto hood frame is in pretty poor condition, bushes sloppy and a couple of breaks which have been repaired with a bracing plate. It works, but is not great, can be difficult to raise and lower, needs a fair bit of help. My question is does...
  8. Power hood problem - frame not releasing

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I've got a new issue with my hood, and not one that I can find anything about. I wonder if anyone can help diagnose it. I have the little flashing light going which is the ECU telling me that something is wrong. I've tried to operate it manually: 1. Drop windows - check 2. Release on the...
  9. Brera Sub frame sealing in Birmingham/Wolverhampton area?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hey guys, My Brera is currently having a new clutch/ duel mass/gearbox recon done and has the sub frame sat on the garrage floor. It has slight rust around the front but nothing too bad. Just wondering if anyone knows where I can get it cleaned up and sealed?
  10. 1966 to 1969 Alfa Spider roof frame

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Hi, How is it possible to tell the difference between a series one Duetto Spider and later editions when it comes to the roof frame? Trying to avoid making the wrong purchase and ending up with something that doesn't fit. The seller isn't sure which series it is from hence the need to clarify...
  11. Frame repair to soft-top Spider S3 1984

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    The front frame profile (on top of the front windscreen) is rusted and needs replacing. I cannot find any information on the forum, so asking directly to see if anybody has information about how to best approach this task. I have the new frame panel so no need to fabricate anything, just...
  12. Newbie 159 swiss cheese front sub frame help.

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi there, I am having to get the front sub frame replaced on my 159 Jtdm Lusso Sportswagon. After picking myself up off the floor after finding out the price of a brand spanker from alfa. I am trying to source a decent one from a breaker, etc. Has anyone any suggestions of where I could...
  13. Wanted PH1 Spider Handbrake frame

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi Guys, I'm looking for an unbroken hand brake frame. was wondering if anyone has one kicking around? Regards VBM:scratchchin:
  14. Paint on Window Frame / Door

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Does anyone know what the best paint is to sort this out? As you can see from the attached photo, it makes the car look awful. Is there a particular paint code for this? Any advice appreciated. Sam
  15. Today did not go well........ Sub frame & sump plug

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Well today was a total ballache. Car up on the ramps and first problem is the fused bolts in the subframe. Under tray off and the subframe is looking like its on its way out. I tip the engine flush into the engine. Run it for 20 mins and then go to drain the oil. It's the first time I've looked...
  16. Spider Windscreen Frame Seal

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Have anyone tried to change the windscreen frame seal on a Spider (Ph2)? Is it an easy task or is it something that will take a whole day of work? The windscreen frame seal on my Spider is starting to deteriorate and I have found a good second hand part on Ebay and I consider to change the...
  17. Alfa 159 2.4 Sub Frame

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi All, I'm new to this site. I would like to know if any of you guys have a problem with your car's sub frame? I have a 2006 159 with 125,000 miles on the clock. I would like to know if the sub frame attached is normal (wear and tear) or if it's in a critical condition. your comments will be...
  18. Dutch rear sub frame for a 164?

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi, Does anybody know if the Dutch Alfa guys still sell rear sub frames for the 164, and if so how to get in touch with them? Thanks Mark
  19. Sub Frame & Inter-cooler Bracket

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Just had the GT in for an MOT. She passed with flying colours! :thumbs: However, the tester did point out that the inter-cooler bracket was badly corroded and the front sub-frame has seen better days. I have the part number for the inter-cooler bracket (46809477 costs £82.14+vat from Alfa)...
  20. Mito mirror frame

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi, Im new here. Is it possible to replace the mirror frame only and not the housing, as I was trying to replace my mirror covers one of the pins inside the frame has broken.:mad: