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  1. Help please frozen immobiliser on Brera

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I know this sounds strange but could not see any similar threads. When there is a hard frost my key fob will not open the car door and deactivate the immobiliser. Absolutely nothing from the car even when trying the spare fob. It happened this morning but once the frost was gone everything was...
  2. frozen windscreen wipers

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    came out to snow and ice yesterday morning,turned on wipers only to find them frozen solid. now they only work on fast speed. intermitent not working,normal speed not working,just fast speed working... any ideas please......thanks.......
  3. How to open the boot of a frozen Brera...

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    ...any ideas??! :confused: Came out of the house this morning and the Brera looked like it had just come back from 1955! Was iced all over! Hopefully this was freak weather, its the most frozen any car I've owned has ever been! Was so nervous about yanking the door when it wouldn't open...
  4. Fuel Duty in UK to be frozen for 6 months for March 2008 Budget

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  5. 166 ICS frozen

    ICE & Blue&Me
    I have not yet entered the code for my ICS unit since I purchased the 166, I do have the code number didnt realise I needed this until I tried to use the stereo and aircon. However, when I go to push any button like FM, CD, etc nothing works the screen is lit up and it says ICS and Ok. On...
  6. Ooops... Engine frozen , now what?

    Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    Well I ;ve done it again. There was a weather forecast that it would snoy here in Athens but i didnt thought it would last long or that it would be heavy snowing so i didnt change the water with antifreeze liquid. The result? The second day of the snowing , the water on the engine became ice...
  7. Brera window not dropping when frozen

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Anyone else have problems with their window not dropping when frozen? You can get the door open but it won't shut correctly after. Feels like over time it might really damage the rubbers. I'm having to run my nail along the sill before i unlock to car:rant:
  8. Frozen out

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Anyone else having problems with their locking in this freezing weather.....my 1999 3.0GTV is causing me to look like a car thief now when I try to unlock it at night in the station car park....the car unlocks but the door release button won't push in, the key wont turn in the lock etc....a...
  9. Frozen door buttons

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Double post... Sorry
  10. Frozen fuel flap...

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I had a bit of an annoyance this morning... I pulled into the fuel station to get tanked up, and I could't get my fuel flap open as it was frozen solid. I make sure I leave the handbrake off, put WD-40 on the door handle buttons, but I never saw this one coming.. Luckily I had enough fuel to...
  11. Greetings from the frozen North

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    Hi...............Just a swift intro.We,re a small auto electricians just setting up shop in Wishaw,;) Lanarkshire,20 mls south of Glasgow. I,m a time served electrician, and over the last 30 years I,ve worked on most stuff,so I can normally get a result,albeit in some cases it...
  12. Dashboard frozen in 147

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi My girlfriend started her Alfa 147 this morning and has several problems with the dashboard. The speedo is stuck on 47 mph, the odomoeter is stuck but visible, the rev counter, petrol guage and temperature guage are also all stuck. The indicators don't display either but do work. Any ideas...
  13. Dashboard frozen

    General Alfa Discussion
    Hi My girlfriend started her Alfa 147 this morning and has several problems with the dashboard. The speedo is stuck on 47 mph, the odomoeter is stuck but visible, the rev counter, petrol guage and temperature guage are also all stuck. The indicators don't display either but do work. Any ideas...
  14. Frozen GT windows

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, I am just about to enter my first winter in the Gt which up to now has been a sheer joy to own. However following the recent frost I've started to worry myself silly wondering what will happen to the electric windows when the winter becomes more severe. I'm concerned that as the window...
  15. Frozen car!

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    And you thought you had problems up in the UK with a little snow ;) :lol:
  16. 166 Frozen Windreen Sexy Peep Holes at Bottom of Screen

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hope the title gets a response....If not a lot of interest. My 2.5 166 always has 2 defrosted areas around the vents when all the other cars in the street are frozen solid.Cured it last night. Removed the troublesome battery for the last 2 years (Yes Niall the BIG 100Ah beastie) to charge it...
  17. Windscreen washers frozen !?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    morning all, is there a way to defrost the frozen windscreen washers on the front of my 147? in my pre alfa days my mondeo would do it when i turned the heated windscreen on, within a few minutes water would be flowing! i've found through trial and error that my heated back screen button...
  18. Frozen Locks

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    HI. Dose anybody else have a problem with frozen locks?? Have tried WD40 greese, silicone spray, refined oil and still have problems.Press the blip button and it tries to unlock but never quite manages to do it, and if you push the door button it in, it stays in!! so even if the door opens you...
  19. Frozen...

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    and i thought my car was frozen this morning when it was -15C outside :rolleyes: :rolleyes: :rolleyes:
  20. Frozen up..............

    General Alfa Discussion
    Been running on empty for a few days so thought best fill her up with Optimax...................... ............................Aaaaaarrrrrgggghhhhhh !!!!! Was my cry at when i got to the petrol station this afternoon :rant: Tried to open the Petrol Flap :rolleyes: No Way ..........It was...
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