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  1. Sticky Internal Handles

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all Can anyone advise - my 147 has sticky black areas around the internal handles and gearshift. Have found some covers for the rear ones online but the front passenger handle is very ucky. Thanks in advance Bill AJA
  2. Black door handles on a 159?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Has anyone painted/dipped or wrapped the door handles on their 159? Search isn't bringing up anything I'm afraid
  3. GT boot lid inside pull down handles

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Morning all, You know those little half cup handles you use to pull down the bootlid? There are two (one each side) screwed in to the boot plastic. Well, one of ours broke so I was hoping / wondering that they are available..... Any ideas? Cheers,
  4. It handles - Yay!

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    After a rear sub-frame structural failure (anybody else suffered this? [916 Spider]) New sub-frame fitted, Powerflexed all round and a set of Bridgestone Potenza RE11 (to replace the miss matched Continetal/Pirelli combination)...... Wow what a transformation?...............:wow:
  5. Alfa 147/GT door handles breaking

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    This is one I have seen in the Forums too many times. This is a known fault and by the letter of the Law Alfa must replace them regardless of warranty period. remember the sale of goods act and remember SADFART Satisfactory Quality As Described Fitfor purpose And last a Reasonable length of...
  6. where to get the 'satin silver' paint that alfa used on the 147 mirrors and handles?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Anyone know where to get the 'satin silver' paint from? Im getting a chrome whisker to fit to my q2 but need to spray it satin silver to match. Any ideas?
  7. Internal door handles creacking

    Alfa MiTo
    Mines do badly which detracts from the overall feeling of the car every time I open or close the doors. They look and feel flimsy and I would like to I prove matters. I have seen this on eBay which look great. Any experience with them or other ways to improve matters...
  8. Door handles

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys front door handles on my 156 Gta spoil the lines of the car anyone any ideas or mods to make the shape of the stand out instead of the handles
  9. Gtv black grab handles,do they exist?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I recovered my headlining in black alcantra,I need black grab handles to finish the job but they are like hens teeth.any ideas?
  10. I finally indulged myself in getting a 147!

    Introduce Yourself
    Today I picked up my black 2007 1.9 JTDM 147. I have wanted an Alfa for ages ever since a mate had a 156 with red leather and I thought it was so damn cool. The 147 suits my needs, I can fit the kids in, speed when I need it, but also good on a run. :). I was pleased to see the previous (only)...
  11. Black door handles.

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Bit of an odd one, but does anybody know if there was ever a black or dark door handle available for a facelift 147/Gt/Fiat500 in any of the worldwide markets for these cars, done the obvious searches and am doubting there ever was but hoping someone will prove me wrong.
  12. Door handles again

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    After replacing the passenger one last year, and lubing both door handle hinges rigorously, the drivers one went yesterday. Now, I was expecting it to be the usual hinge corroding but no, its fine, its lost its connection with the lock. The internal opener still works. So, has it snapped or...
  13. Internal door handles

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi can anyone give any advice about cleaning up the internal door handles, not the the opening ones but the others by the the window switches? They look as though they are starting to peel
  14. 164 Door handles

    Alfa 164 & 166
    I'm sure there's a simple, or at obvious way to do this, but I can't seem to find my way into. my LF exterior handle snapped, I've been wiggling/bending/stretching from the LR or RF doors to pop the driver door open. not very classy:( While I'm here, anyone have any extras? red would be good...
  15. Removing door handles?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Guys im still on this ball ache of a job of de-wrapping my 159. Never never again. Anyway, I need to somehow remove all 4 door handles to remove the wrap tucked around the edges. Ive just taken one of the door cards, and metal plates under it, but cant see if thats how I push the handle out...
  16. Anyone got any Series 2 door handles going spare?

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Strangely I need 3 for the race car. I have one already and am trying to make up a full set. Good condition would be ideal if possible. Thanks.
  17. Cleaning the Door Handles

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Mine have hairline scratches - how do you get rid of these?
  18. Can You change the exteror door handles to something diff on a 1999 Alfa 156?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, I have a 1999 Alfa 156 2.0 TSpark and i love the look of the car just not the chrome exterior door handles with the push button to open. Is it possible to change them for something smooth and sleeker? Cheers
  19. Alfa GT interior door handles

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Love my Alfa GT but the condition of the interior door handles was bugging me....anyone who owns a earlier GT/147 must now what i am on about,the handles really do scuff up easy and lets the interior down. I decided to look into buying new ones only to be told that you cannot buy the handles on...
  20. Did Alfa invent the hidden rear door handles?

    General Alfa Discussion
    I've noticed that some of the Alfa range have had the hidden rear door handles for some time now - is it an Alfa invention?