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  1. TDC Guarantee

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Need to take the head off the junior tomorrow as there's no compression on 4. There's no marking on my front pulley. There's a triangle marker behind the pulley, that no way lines up with the top, so lining anything up would be very hard. My cam lobes are both facing out on piston 1. The cam...
  2. M32 gearbox repair guarantee

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Has anyone who's had their M32 gearbox repaired been offered any sort of guarantee? I've spoken to people that have told me it is what it is, and it could need fixing or replacing again at some point :eek:. For something that's an expensive thing to fix, it's not what I was wanting to hear...
  3. NEW Battery for sale with 4+ yrs guarantee

    Alfa GTA
    Hi there, Firstly, please let me know if this is in breach of forum rules and I will happily pull this down. I'm selling a brand new Bosch S5 silver car battery with over 4 years remaining of a guarantee from Halfords. (Receipt supplied) I have advertised it on eBay here: Link to eBay I...
  4. Alfa 156 Manufacturers Guarantee?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I never owned a new 156, but wondered if Alfa offered a mileage / time duration guarantee/warantee on this model?
  5. Alfa Garage/Dealerships in Reading for Guarantee and Service work

    General Alfa Discussion
    Can anybody recommend an authorised dealership/garage to do a service on my Alfa MiTo in or near Reading? Need some service work doing and work doing under guarantee - car is extremely squeaky when setting off or slowing down and has been since I got it but its gotten progressively worse. The...
  6. Buying a new car that does not have a guarantee or warranty

    General Alfa Discussion
    When you buy a car, new to you, do you expect to have to spend money on it? I have just bought a 159 and once I'd seen and made a deal on the car I expected to have to spend around 1k to get it to the condition that I wanted. After a full 72k service and various other incidentals I am gonna end...
  7. Alfa 147 -Is cargiant AA Warranty (Premier Guarantee) worth it?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Guys! I've just bought my first car from cargiant and will pick it up tomorrow. I was wondering whether its worth me spending the money on this AA cover that the salesman was trying to push at me. Firstly the car is a 57 Alfa Romeo 147 1.9 JTDm 150 Lusso, with 36k on the clock, with a...
  8. I can guarantee no one has had this problem...

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Ive got ANTS in the bloody car! Im not sure how to kill them and ive tried a few things. Ive blasted them with the AC - didnt work. Then i let them cook in the suns heat for a few hours - didnt work. Then i got desperate and thought i will smoke them out, so i smoked a few cigs with the windows...
  9. Paintwork guarantee - Wheels?

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi All, I was just wondering if anybody knew whether the Alfa Paintwork Guarantee covered the paintwork on the alloy wheels at all? I took advantage of the finer weather at the weekend and decided to get the wheels off give them a thorough clean and wax to make my life easier in the future...
  10. Top wishbone arms covered by guarantee?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Had the GT in for a service there and the mechanic told me the top wishbone arms are gone. Car is still covered by guarantee - should these be covered by the guarantee?
  11. Feu Vert - tyre guarantee

    General Alfa Discussion
    I see that Feu Vert are doing a tyre insurance scheme to cover vandalism, puncture and tears, all for €4.5 per tyre.