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  1. general info

    Alfa Giulia
    came across the folowing doc, gives some nice detail info : driving dynamics
  2. Alfa dealer, specialist, or general independent?

    Alfa Giulietta
    My G MA 170 is due for MOT and service; 4 years, only 24000 miles. Last year I took it to an Alfa dealer (was under warranty) and wasn't particularly impressed by them - they broke the engine cover, so I had to go back to get that replaced, didn't fix the rear doors/windows letting rain in to...
  3. Alfa 156 2.0 JTS Synthetic Oil Question and general advice

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Just bought my first Alfa Romeo! A 156 2004 2.0JTS 65,000 miles So what 10W-60 Oil benefits the 2.0JTS the most for smoothness? I have few oils in mind and just want to find whats the best one. I'm willing to pay a bit more for better (but not horrendously more haha) *QUESTION ANSWERED*...
  4. general help!

    Tuning & Upgrades
    how can i sort my dam signiture out, its a lil big ya no
  5. General Information

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi, I am new in this page. I have an Alfa Romeo 156 Selespeed 2002. I just bought it on last Saturday with 85,500 Kms. I am glad to been part of this gruop of Alfa Romeo Users.
  6. General question

    General Alfa Discussion
    Hi,could someone tell me the name/part for the black strip below the rear window?
  7. gtv 2.0 general tips and advice

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    howdy fellow alfa fans, been a little time since i was last on here, my first posts back in the day were "alfa 156 v6 wanted" "which 156 wheels" etc i subsequently last year bought a beloved 156 v6, drove it for a few months and completely fell head over heels with it, unfortunately due to life...
  8. New owner, a few general Qs

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, I've just bought a 1999 156 2.4JTD for the Wife (at least it's supposed to be, I'm having a hard time giving it back). A few questions: -Where's the best place to get touch-up paint? It's a light metallic green colour. -Anyone know where to get a replacement microswitch for the key fob...
  9. General consensus!!!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I think i may be raising an old issue here but what is the general consensus on installing HID Kits on 147? What is all the fuss about..
  10. Just brought a 156 - some general questions.

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello all, I've been reading these forums for some while (but only registered recently) to get a feel and a guide for what I'm letting myself into as an Alfa owner. I wonder if some one could help me answer a few questions? Fortunatly the search function has taken care of most of them ;) The...
  11. Sunstrips? what is the general opinion?

    General Alfa Discussion
    Alright guys yesterday i got my rear windows tinted, side windows look fantastic but the rear is a real dogs dinner due to the heater bars crumbling:( looks awful on the rear. but anyway back to the reason of this post whilst i was getting this done i got the guy to fit a sunstrip i bought that...
  12. General Insurance points

    Adrian Flux Insurance
    Hi guys flicking through the post here there are some recurring theme's that I figured I'd try and address. 1 Try X-brand insurance they were cheap for me!!! No one company is going to be the cheapest for everyone. Different companies target different area's. This is why the major insurance...
  13. General Alfa 156 Care :D

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Ok, as the days pass by the realisation set in that my 156 isn't just "another car" so are there good guides for maintaining it and generally not wrecking it through lack of care etc (ie I've read that these things drink a lot of oil so weekly checking and topping up is a necessity - if I hadn't...
  14. General insurance quotation advice

    Adrian Flux Insurance
    Hi folks, my insurance is up for renewal again. I am currently with esure - but Performance Direct quote the best price on confused.com (more than 100 quid lower). Any recommendations on getting costs down? A Brera 3.2 - I have 8 years protected no claims. No points. No recent claims. Cheers!
  15. Porsche 968 - General Opinions?

    General Motoring Discussion
    Saw a Porsche 968 today and thought it looked....ok. Looks very different to anything else on the road (much like the Gtv), and as its a bit unloved by the Porsche community, could it possibly be a likeable Porsche? Anyone been in/owned one or generally got an opinion on it? What staggers me is...
  16. General Info for newbie in New Zealand

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi folks, I am happy to be on the forum here and welcome any information about my 1994 155 2.5 V6 here in New Zealand. Parts suppliers, performance tuners, and any information about the car itself. Any option code databases, or VIN decoders to tell me exactly what options (if any) were...
  17. So the general public appreciate your alfa?

    General Alfa Discussion
    Two separate incidents this weekend made me smile. A lot. 1. Just left clovertech after picking up the new top engine mount. Driving back home. It was a super hot day so I had both front windows down. Man and his son walking along the footpath as I was stopped at the lights. The son goes to...
  18. General Question About ECU's

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    A question for you experts out there and to clarify things for me and I suspect many others. A recent post by Fee on this Forum was asking for help as she had been told that she needs a new ECU. Question is that if you replace the ECU how do you code it for your existing keys ? Can you ? Or...
  19. 146 General servicing and mods questions?

    Alfa 145 & 146
    Hi there, i have a newly bought alfa 146 ti 1996. It has 150k on the clock. I have done the cambelt etc, oil and filter, plugs and gear oil. I bought the car with a induction kit fitted. Is there any other service items i should deal with? Also is there any good mods i can do to it?
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