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  1. Glove box light and Sun-visor Lights not working.

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, Just bought my first Alfa :) really happy with it, got a 159 2008 with 55k miles on the clock it's a lusso 2.4jtd saloon. Just a quick question, ive looked everywhere and cant find an answer, my Glove box light and Sun-visor Lights don't work, ive tried with the engine on lights on...
  2. Spider 939 glove box light?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I’m sure I posted this question earlier but it seems to have disappeared? The glove box light is stuck on and I assume the switch is activated by one of the hinges? Has anyone an idea on how to access this switch, a “how to” or step by step? I removed all the screws I could see inside the glove...
  3. 159 Glove box removal

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi guys, Been searching for days and cant seem to find any information on how to remove the complete glove box out of a 2011 159? I want to fit a single DIN head unit into it, and I want to remove it to trim it a little so it will squeeze in. Thanks for your time.
  4. Squeeky Glove box

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi All I have an intermittent squeeky / rattle comming from the glovebox. Any advice on how to remove glovebox lid so I can have a look this weekend ?
  5. glove box handle

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    please help my chrome handle on my 147 lusso has fell of the screw has fell back into the lock, i took it to the main dealer and he has quoted £144 plus vat which i think is unblievable. i have read up that this is a fault with alfa romeos has anyone had this problem and suggest any...
  6. GT Glove Boxes In boot - How do you use yours?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Being a fairly new owner of a GT im curious to find out what people use the the two glove boxes in the boot for, I havent anything in mine and am strugling to think about what I could use them for. :confused:
  7. Glove Box Lock

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Ok, here we go - Drving down the M1 on Sunday and for no reason, wot so every my glove box opened. When I pulled over I notice the nut had broken at the back, called all the usual suspects only to be told they do not stock these. So does anyone have a lock for the glove box for a 1971 spider ???
  8. Replacing a 147 Glove box lid. HELP!!!!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Just got a new one, now I need to remove the old one which has no handle mechanism, its been sheared off and thus the lid is closed with no obvious way of removing it. Anyone have any hints or tips for this?
  9. S4 Spider Glove box map light location??

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    I have just obtained a NOS Map light ofr my S4 spider. It plugs right into the wireharness and works fine but I haven't a clue where it mounts in the glove box. Can anyone tell me or describe where it goes (top, bottom, left, right)?? Because it is an auto on/off with the holder and the way the...
  10. leak under glove compartment

    Introduce Yourself
    hey all! i have a '99 alfa 156 and have a leak coming from under my glove comp. its getting worse now that it leaves a puddle of water on the floor of my interior. i went to the mechanic 2 weeks ago as he said the pollen filter was blocked. but turns out they were wrong.could there be a leak...
  11. handle for glove box on 147

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    the other day the handle on the glove box came off in my hand. it had felt a bit loose and flimsey recently, but as the car has been well looked after, i was surprised that it would just come off as easily as it did. The screw holding it in place disappeared. Does anyone know how to fix it...
  12. Unclipping glove around handbrake... 2002 156

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hey Everyone Really simple question... As you know, a lot of Alfa interior parts come off by pulling them, 'cos they are just clipped on. But often, the clips break off when you do this! (Eg the little black cover on the inside of where the door mirrors are!). Anyway... I need to unclip the...
  13. Best way to install an iPod in the glove box?

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hey All I'm about to buy an iPod compatible head unit... what's the best way to install the iPod in the glovebox? Do I need to remove the glovebox (how do I do this?) and drill a hole through it? Or are there gaps inside it that I could make use of to run the cable back to the head unit from...
  14. Glove Box Removal

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Can anyone give me advice on how to remove the glove box on a '98' 156. I've searched for threads relating to this and can't find any help. I need to get to the dodgy throttle cable connection that lives behind it. Thanks ya'll
  15. 147 - Cup Holder, Coin Drawer & Glove Box

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    My other thread (I-pod related) reminded me to ask the following: 1. Can the cup holder and coin/card tray be swapped over? 2. Does anyone else find the glovebox absoloutly useless? P.
  16. glove box handle

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    My 147's glove box handle fell off this weekend.I have done some searches on here,and have noticed that it is quite a common problem. Managed to fix mine without much modification. The inside and outside of the door(lid) are bonded together so no dismantling there. I just measured the distances...
  17. Glove compartment light.

    General Alfa Discussion
    Hi all you Alfa experts, my glove compartment light isn't going out when i close it. Any suggestions?
  18. Glove box dilemma

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all - new owner here with a bit of a simple question, The handle to my 147 glove box came loose recently, and I'm trying to reattach it. Does anyone here have any experience of this, or removing te glove box in general. I can see that there's a screw to insert into the back of the handle...
  19. Glove box handle has come off

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Another problem - bloody Italian technology, eh? The silver handle has come off the glove compartment. There does not appear to be an easy way to replace the handle as the scren comes from the other side and is on a very tight spring. Has anyone successfully repaired this, or am I talking a...
  20. glove box :/

    Alfa GTA
    how small is yours? ;) i can barely get a box of tic tacs in mine without them falling out/preventing it from closing - maybe alfa were being very literal, and it is only for gloves :D
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