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  1. Conflicting information

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Good evening everyone. This is my first post other than my noob introduction so I hope I'm going about this in the correct manner. I have a technical question regarding the front right driveshaft on my 159 2.4 JTDM Q4 wagon and I would like some solid advice. I need to fit a new shaft as I...
  2. What year is my 147 JTD? Conflicting information...

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi everyone! Just recently bought a 147 JTD that was listed by the seller as a 2010 model. According to Victoria Roads Registration papers (Australia), the car was a 2010. When I registered it in Tasmania, the registration papers show the car as being a 2008. I did a VIN check...
  3. Brake service information.

    Alfa Giulietta
    Howdy all. Been dropping by here from time to time, and found some very useful tips. This weekend I'm giving the wife's car a service- a 2013 Giulietta diesel. Oil and filters I've done before, but I also plan to renew front discs (developed a noticeable ridge round the edge) and pads all...
  4. Looking Information about TS Engine Removal.

    Alfa 145 & 146
    Hi guys, im looking some book/post/video or anything that help me to remove the complete motor. Looks like my motor run with low pressure and need to change both camshafts, the 16 valves, oil sump, and many other things.. I want to disassemble the whole motor because need to check the cylinders...
  5. alfa 147 asking for information

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    :titanic:Hi, I've decided to change my 147 interior roof upholstery, and I lean towards a black leather handmade (by myself). The problem is that I'll need black roof handles and the sun protection panels in black as well. I know that the latest 147s had these parts in black colour as well, but...
  6. Engine information

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Hi Are there any books on the Alfa boxer engine? I'm new to this engine and would like to learn more about how it works. I am building a "special" based on a vw chassis powered by a 1.5 sud engine. It will have aluminium body in the style of a 1950's race car ( think lister Jag / Lola /...
  7. RTTI Real Time Traffic Information

    Alfa Giulia
    I have a QV on order. The salesman could not tell me about the traffic functionality. In my BMW I have at the moment I have the RTTI traffic info which is based upon very up to date data from other mobile phones etc etc. Does the Giulia use this? Or does it use the older TMC system? To be...
  8. Newbie Help - conflicting information for oils

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi All, seeking your kind guidance on the following 1.4 Multiair - Auto Recently purchased 2nd hand. Went for a major service for oils and plugs. Milage is at 57k km. Did the following: engine oil, gear oil, oil filter & spark plugs. Workshop had no stock of "selespeed" oil. Im not aware...
  9. GT Window Information Contained Within

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    During my recent cambelt adventure I had reason to download a GT manual. For those frustrated with the irritating and perennial GT window problems (including me) I extracted the attached information directly from the manual in regard to the operation of the windows. I hope it may be of...
  10. Useful information

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I've just fitted a CSC mid section exhaust to my car and once I was done, I had a look at the information leaflet that came with it. Most of it was homologation information but there was this one piece of information - A useful tip there from CSC. I generally use washing up liquid.
  11. Recall Information

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hello All, I have recently received a campaign notification saying that my car is subject to ref 5864. I spoke to my dealer to book it in and they also said that ref 5906 also applied, but, they could not give me any details. Anyone know what 5906 entails? Thanks.....
  12. QV Line & Scant Information

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi there, Looking at getting myself a Mito QV Line twinair. Getting a some conflicting information from Dealers and Alfa themselves. The main problem stems from the QV trim line not being documented in the Brochure, the ones I've seen still talks of the Sportiva, or at least the brochures...
  13. clutch information

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Chaps, I am planning to change my clutch etc, in the near future myself and I am looking for advice/guidelines on the correct removal/assembly sequence. I happen to own a lovely 156 (V6). Thanks in advance. The first time it was replaced they done an absolute bum job. Never again.
  14. S2 Spider information

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    I will have delivered to me in a few days a Spider S2 1972. :cool: I need some information please. Can anyone tell me where I can find out the original colours for interior which were available in 1972? The car was white and is now rosso. The car has been completely restored except the interior...
  15. Need information for Wheels

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello Can somebody recommend some web or application where i can see how the wheels are going to fit on Alfa 156 redesign. I want to color mines and need to buy new for winter tyres. i was thinking mate color.. thanks. br,
  16. Lost Information Panel directions.....

    ICE & Blue&Me
    I have a Blue and Me TomTom 2 and have just restarted it, paired it with the car but now I seem to have lost the directions I used to get on the instrument panel that repeated from the TomTom unit. Have I missed on option on the TomTom options screen or has the recent Siracusa update stopped it...
  17. Just for your information.........

    Alfa Giulietta
    When I upgraded my speakers I broke two of the popper clips that go into the door card and push into the door panel. I went to Alfa dealership and they said sorry, you can't buy those clips seperately, AR only supply them in the door cards. However, we have some old door cards we'ce removed...
  18. looking for information

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    I inherited a car, needs work. The Alfa Romeo looks like a 1948 Sport 6C2500 and I think it may be a 1946 6c 2500 sport Freccia d'oro (golden arrow) one of 68 built in that year, according to one source I found. Does anyone know anything about this car??
  19. Alfa gt suspension information

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Working on car today. Noticed a small link arm on passenger side front suspension. It is linked to a small electrical switch. Could anyone tell me what I does as mine has broken link arm. Cheers
  20. Request for Information about unknown Alfa wheels?

    General Alfa Discussion
    Hi everyone, First off I'm new here (this is my first post), its an odd request so I appreciate I may have posted it in the wrong section, moderators please feel free to move it if so. I wonder if anybody can help me I recently came across an advert for a set of wheels; they're 17" x 7j and...