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  1. nice hidden feature

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Not sure if its common knowledge or a common spec but I found a niffty hidden feature in the Spider the other day, I had need to slam the brakes on hard from 80 down to stop on the motorway and the hazzards came on by themselves and flashed at double speed warning the bloke behind, good job too...
  2. Hidden blue tooth or other

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hi All Ive had a look about and cant find any hidden blue tooth or any other way to input via usb or a phone . Problem i have is , I have a very nice condition Clarion system that just pre-dates usb and bluetooth. But it does have rear inputs so thought i could connect to them. so has anyone...
  3. Where for certain is the ECU hidden please ?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi, I am having trouble finding the ECU in my 98 alfa spider 2.0 TS. My VIN number is ZAR91600006043553 apparently there are some changes to ECU before and after some VIN numbers. I think it is a phase1 spider, made 24th February 1998 ? like it has no chrome around the grill, one owner...
  4. Hidden wire

    Alfa 145 & 146
    Hi all, new to the site, ive done a search but havent come up with this one so hopefully it hasnt been asked before! I've just done the tbelt/wpump on my alfa 145 1.4 twinspark and have a mystery wire looking at me! its the small one that (according to google images) runs past the coil packs and...
  5. Hidden feature i think on Alfa Romeo GT

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guy, Don't know if any of you fellow GT owners know this but their is a feature on the Alfa Romeo which I accidentally discovered. I was sat in the car last night messing around with the lights and stuff and when I got out the lights stayed on even though the car was off. My initial...
  6. Hidden turbo noise ?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I've searched and also looked at diagrams etc but need some more info/ideas from thos in the know...... Over the last couple of months I've noticed I can hear the turbo air whoosh between 1500rpm and 2500rpm. Now it's not loud, but I can hear it if I put the window down. It is a kinda Darth...
  7. GT plug hidden under centre console

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Doing a spring clean on my GT and pulled the rubber tray out next to the handbrake and there's an electric plug with nothing attached hidden beneath and I was wondering if anyone could indentify it??
  8. Hidden rust

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I know this has been mentioned in the past but our cars are getting older and its becoming more and more relevant. I took the wings off the parts Gtv today and found this underneath Easy to sort if caught early but you would never know it was there unless you remove the wings.
  9. parking sensors (hidden)

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    i am interested in fitting parking sensors to my wifes newly acquired 147 t/s , as anyone fitted the ones that fit inside the bumpers ? , if so do you not have to remove the bumpers , front & rear?, i am reasonably competent to attack the job!!, but would like to hear from anyone who as done the...
  10. Hidden DAB aerial

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Is it possible to have a hidden DAB aerial? What I'm thinking is maybe having it under the rooflining - not replacing the original (it's a Giulietta). I'm looking at getting an AutoDab add-on for the standard system, and the twig supplied is supposed to stick to the windscreen. One of the...
  11. Adverts with a hidden message?

    Motoring Images
    New Vauxhall Corsa - "Buy a right old smoker". :lol: Vauxhall Corsa UK TV Advert June 2012 - YouTube Even more comical. BMW 6 series Gran Coupe's tagline "BEAUTY. Seldom seen".:cheese: Well not around one of these it isn't. The new BMW 6 Series Gran Coupé TV Ad. - YouTube
  12. hidden space in spider boot?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, can you tell me whats the hidden space on the left hand side at the back of the 07 spider boot is for, there is a strap with red clips on it too.:thanks in advance.
  13. 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?
  14. DISCOVERING HIDDEN PROBLEMS - Lovely! Locking nuts!

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Just shocking how many times you buy a motor only to discover hidden problems:lol: I got my GTV 2.5 weeks ago... So im still learning what all iv bought it seems haha... Tonight i was changing my teardrops over to my new teledials, so i started to go around the wheels loosening the studs...
  15. Hidden surprise feature on my 159sw - list yours here

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    When I spotted my now car being advertised at Veloces I was immediately taken :thumbs: I always loved the SW look but when this Lusso came up it had 18" alloys, gun metal grey and electric memory seats plus all the other bells & whistles :cool: However last night my wife used the car and...
  16. Ipod dock under hidden in ashtray

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi folks. I am planning to put a hidden fitted Ipod / Iphone dock under my ashtray in the centre console. I have purchased a cheap connector set off Ebay including postage for under £4. I plan on dismantling the cigarette lighter connector and hard wiring it to a power source. Taking an Aux...
  17. Hidden MiTo functions

    Alfa MiTo
    Are there any hidden/unknown functions of the car or car electronic? I mean buttons combination to induce some function? In some of the older mito manuals it was said that if you turn off the ignition and then holding button wich fold the mirrors, you can allow automatic folding. Then it was...
  18. Hidden Menu

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    This quote was taken from the '159 Bose sound system' thread, but I've never heard of any hidden menu's. Anyone got any ideas on hidden menu's in the factory fit sat nav ??
  19. where is the user manual hidden?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    just bought a very nice looked after 2003 alfa romeo 156 selespeed 2.0 does anyone know where the user manual is cause it either did not come with one or it is hidden somewhere cause it is not in the glove box :cheese:
  20. Alfa Romeo Video - hidden

    General Alfa Discussion
    found this video hidden in the intl' lounge... well cool:thumbs: YouTube - Prologo 100 anos Alfa Romeo - Obidos orginal post: http://www.alfaowner.com/Forum/international-events/231840-centenary-of-alfa-romeo-in-portugal.html
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