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  1. Rear view camera install - reverse lamp positive lead.

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi! I'm trying to install a reverse camera that works with a rear view mirror/camera. The instructions (as attached) say I need to tap in the red wire (photoed) to the reverse lamp positive lead. Where can I find this? I've already removed the reverse light and cant find anything to help...
  2. Head unit install

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi all, first post, and was wondering if someone could point me in the right direction or had any advice. I am going to change the head unit in my 2013 guilietta fitted with the standard bose stereo. The head unit doesn't connect to my phone to play tunes and this along with navigation is...
  3. Ignition and Air Con Power Source For Fan Install

    Alfa GTA
    Howdy. I'm putting in a new lightweight fan and alloy rad and the fan kit control module needs a power source which goes on with the ignition and one that goes on when the air con starts (air con clutch) Any ideas on the best place to tap into these?
  4. Alfa 159 front parking sensors install

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Dear All, I already check forum but I didn't find proper answer. I have rear parking sensors on my 159. I checking if I can add also OEM front parking sensors in easy way. I see one free connector behind front bumper, is this for parking sensors?: I check in eper with my VIN number end...
  5. Replace heat exchanger or install proper oil cooler ?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    [156 V6] Replace heat exchanger or install proper oil cooler ? Hello guys. Following the catastrophic failure of the coolant expansion tank of my 156 2.5 V6 a couple weeks ago, it appears that some oil was present in the coolant. As I am certain that the motor did not suffer overheating from...
  6. Can't install aftermarket head unit

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I have decided to upgrade my stock AR player (the one without screen) with Pioneer MVH av190... tried to see if it's mounting frame will fit before I order this Problem is that there is no way of...
  7. QV X pipe Exhaust Install

    Alfa Giulia
    Easy with the right tools, and sounds great
  8. Alfa Giulietta Strut bar install ?

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi Guys, Hope everyone is well, just wondering if anyone has recently installed a strut brace / Bar ? I have one in mind and looking in the engine bay before there is some already pre drilled holes thats dont seem to be doing anything, just wondering if they could be used ?? Any help or info...
  9. Sat Nav install

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi Guys, Got my new G 1.4 multiair 170 it's absolutely fantastic, first Alfa. Few friends have Alfas 147, 159 wagon which still looks insanely fresh. Just wondering how easy it is to drop a single din 7 inch touch screen in the dash or a 7 inch double din if needed ? I know there's threads...
  10. Alpine HU install in a 2005 156

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Evening all, I'm in the process of buying an Alpine UTE-72BT head until to replace the standard Blaupunkt unit in my 2005 Alfa Romeo 156. Nothing fancy, just a basic stereo with Bluetooth. I've read through installation guides, and I'll hold my hands up, I'm clueless as to what leads I need to...
  11. Bose install in 2006 GT

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi there My 2006 GT has Bose on the tweeters but no amp in boot and truly awful sound. I am breaking another GT with a bose in the boot, how easy is it to install for an amateur? Is wiring in all of the cars? Thanks Rich
  12. Amp and subwoofer install

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi I'm trying to install an amp and sub in my 156 sportwagon 2.4JTD, but can't find a way to route the power cable from the battery to the back. Does anybody know how? I'm not interested in drilling any holes in the firewall unless that is the only option. Thanks for answers:rotate:
  13. Install powered folding door mirrors.

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi all, I am a Newbie on here and I'm hoping someone can help. I've searched the MiTo forum using 'mirrors', 'door mirrors' and 'powered mirrors'. Couldn't find anything. I'd like to replace my manual folding door mirrors with powered ones. Is this possible and has anyone done it? I have...
  14. Anyone install a foot rest on a RHD manual?

    Alfa Giulietta
    So, Just got myself a G 170 Veloce JTDM-2, which I'm very happy with so far. Moving from a 1.6 petrol 156, having torque again makes driving a pleasure. One thing that is missing is a foot rest. I have read many posts of people lamenting the lack of one. My question is this, has anyone actually...
  15. Install the car stereo?

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi! Has anyone ever installed the Android GPS Car stereo? I want to buy one and install in my car. How about the Seicane Android car stereo?
  16. New stereo install struggle

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    So today I received my Kenwood dmx100bt and all the wires, fascia etc. I have the 2010 model with the sat nav head unit. I have it out 15cm ish and have removed the blue wire and white wire. I'm struggling to get the big black block out of the back, any ideas as I can't find any videos or...
  17. Electric fan install question

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Well I managed to get the electric fan and thermo fitted today..... I used the inline bottom hose set from Alfaholics along with a 10in pusher fan... I fitted a relay too... It gives a lot more space in the engine bay.. My question is this.. the thermo is set at around 190-200f (its fixed...
  18. Vibration after AP coilovers install

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I've installed on my 159 1.9 JTDM a kit of AP coilovers because i like running low with my cars. Because over 200k miles, i would replace all my two CV axles. Car runs great but when low rpm (especially in 1st and 2nd gear around 1200-2000rpm) car is shaking\wobble\vibrate. I do an alignment...
  19. Double DIN install

    South Africa
    Greetings all Been thinking of a double din. Organised the harness, faceplate. Now tow things outstandings, head unit and bracket. Questions: Can I maak n plan and not get the bracket. Is there a way to install the system without the correct bracket? Has anyone used the MP5 players? Any...
  20. Speaker install

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Thought I?d share what I did to my GTV at weekend. The faded speaker grilles were annoying me so I decided to whip them out and spray them black. 20 mins of a job and they look way better!! Also, whilst doing this I remembered that I had some Infinity Kappa 6.1?s in my garage that had been...