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  1. driveshaft Gaitors that last

    Alfa GTA
    changed both a few years ago.. both need doing again Are their any better wuailty or od they go every 3 years anyway last time used normal outer and the low drag inners both are split and need replacing
  2. Steering rack gaitors

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    So I have purchased new tie rods and ends due to mine being seized solid when I come to get alignment done. Fitted them but when I went to put the boots back on the old ones do not fit. Old ones secure on the tie rod and are about 22mm wide at wheel side but new tie rods the boot seat is 34mm...
  3. new gear and handbrake 147 gaitors

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    so just replaced my black OEM gaitors with red suede ones so if anyone want the old ones just pay the postage and its yours no rips or tears could do with a wipe down
  4. CV Gaitors

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I have a split (only very very small) on the drivers side gaitor behind the hub (the cv joint). Its only tiny but I know the mot testers love to fail people on these. Its only a very small gaitor compared to other cars I have had. How hard is it to replace?
  5. Which colour gaitors?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Although they don't know it yet, one my Kids will be getting me a new leather gear gaitor and the other a handbrake gaitor for Christmas, great kids, they bought me oil for my birthday. I have gaitors in black leather with red stitching in my GT, works well with the red leather and red stitched...
  6. gaitors to match 156 recaro wanted...

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Does anyone know of gearstick and handbrake gaitors that are a particularly good match for the leather recaro 156 seats that are a very dark charcoal (almost black). Be cool if there was a good quality product that was a nice quality leather with red stitching to match the seats. Just thought...
  7. 164 Steering Gaitors

    Alfa 164 & 166
    I ordered a set but it seems they are wrong think I got sent the ones for the 166 and mines a 164. i dont think dealers stock this. I need one which is a little square shaped for the offside? Can anyone recommend where to buy these from?
  8. For bobda -leather hand brake / gear gaitors

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Can I recommend the following, If you enter this on ebay 230352695009 you get the sporttronic gaitors. he has started selling them, since I sent him mine to copy. The manual ones are also already available, just go to his shop. Fitting is easy as long as you are prepared to do some cutting and...
  9. clutch and driveshaft gaitors 156 2.4diesel

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    my girlfriend says shes noticed a slight clunk when she pus the clutch down. is the clutch cable or hydrolic? just a idea i could be the cable? also how difficult are the inner driveshaft gaitors to do? mine are split. any help/ideas/advice gratefully recieved:)
  10. Gaitors up or down?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I noticed the other day whilst fiddling with the leather (gearstick) gaitor on my blackline that when you undo the press stud it reveals a lovely chrome gear stick - I have noticed on the original Alfa GT promotional pictures that they have the gaitor down in a 70s Ferrari type way - Anyone else...
  11. Gear and Handbrake gaitors removal tips

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all i want to replace my saggy gaitors with lovely leather ones i ve found on fleabay any tips on removal? easy? tools required? etc! many thanks
  12. installing gear and handbrake gaitors

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    can anyone help me with what I need to do to install the gear and handbrake leather gaitors please. pictures would be great if someone has already done it. I purchased these off the internet and would love to fit them thankyou
  13. Rubber Gaitors in bits - help!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Took the offside front wheel off today to check brakes and noticed 2 rubber gaitors were badly shredded. I think they might be called CV joints (?) Anyway, here's a pic which might make it a bit clearer: http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y38/Bezste/cvboot.jpg The rubbers at A and B are in bits...
  14. CV sticky boot gaitors, How to.

    General Alfa Discussion
    Re: Poll on CV sticky boot gaitors. Well I'm sure this may interest some, although others may wish to use a different approach to the one I have found easiest, to achieve a good and lasting, result, so here goes! Then flame me about the time involved, and all that dismantling, and so on.:D...
  15. Poll on CV sticky boot gaitors.

    Poll Room
    Has anyone any views on using the sticky boots. Gazza82 says not that good .Zuluferret says real good things.(Extracts from a search on a different thread). Pomeo
  16. Leather Gear and Handbrake Gaitors

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Have a look at the following link. http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=72224&item=7982223141&rd=1 I ordered a set of gear and handbrake gaitors and I can say they are great value and quality. Contact her as she can make them for either a 147 or 156. Half the price of...
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