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  1. Best internal trim colour restorer?

    Car Detailing
    Can anyone recommend a good product for restoring faded red trim (pretty sure door cards and dash are vinyl) inside a GTV 916? Have been searching high and low so any help appreciated. Thanks!
  2. internal temperature sensor / fan

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    When I first got the car I noticed that the blower fan speed did not respond/change in relation to the requested set temperature and I was in most cases setting the blower speed manually. I removed the climate control recently to swop over the front panel which on my car had a number of...
  3. Cars without internal temperature gauges

    General Motoring Discussion
    Guys - Quite a lot of new cars don’t have water temp gauges. How would you know then if your thermostat was popped? Cold ish heater?
  4. Internal fan wont turn off

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Stopped the engine today and removed the key but the internal fan just continued to running at full speed. I had to disconnect the battery to prevent it from going flat then let it all cool down but it still runs as soon as the battery is reconnected. I've removed the fuse for now so I'm...
  5. Internal passenger door handle snapped off.

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi all, I have a 2014 Guilietta Sportiva 1.4 ma auto. Yesterday the passenger door handle came off in my wifes hand. Has anybody else experienced a similiar issue and more to the point does anybody have any advice on replacement/repair? And potential cost? Thanks.
  6. Internal Car Cover

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I have a recently aquired cover that is need of a clean, usual looking Red with the logo and scripts, it appears to be a similar set up to my external cover in that it is huge when laid out, elasticated both ends with ears for wing-mirrors and has a soft lining. Although too big for the washing...
  7. 2011 Giulietta - Driver Side Internal Door Handle Isn't Opening Door

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi everyone Recently run into some trouble so i thought i'd see if any of you lot had experienced the same problem. I was opening the door a week or so back and when i pulled the inner door handle i felt a pop inside and the handle now does nothing. I've heard that this could need a new door...
  8. Radiator internal design question

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Morning Alfa People, I have removed , flushed through and de-scaled, and refitted my radiator. All good. Not too much swearing and only one cut knuckle. The radiator has the IN and OUT on the same side. So how does the radiators internal design force the water to pass through the cooling...
  9. S3 Spider internal trim questions

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Hi there, I have currently got the inside of my S3 Spider totally stripped in preparation for complete retrim.(Awful bodge and dye jobs by a PO). However I have a couple of questions concerning the inner side footwell panels. ( those that sit against the transmission tunnel on each side and link...
  10. Alfa Romeo 2.5 V6 | Internal (cabin) fan not working!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, I have a Alfa Romeo 2.5 V6 - very young, only 63k miles. The internal/cabin fan is not working at all. The fan, when selected on any setting (1-4) does not respond nor work at all. So far I have checked; - Battery fuses and bonnet relays (all working) - Driver side relays (all...
  11. Here we go again, internal fan issue

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Last year my internal fan stopped. A mate and I got it out cleaned all contacts and it started up again. It was a bit intermittent during the year but generally worked. About two months ago iut gave up the ghost again. I've got fan out and cleaned it and contacts up, no result. I've checked and...
  12. internal fan runs constantly

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    hi guys, I have a strange problem on my GTV. The internal fan runs constantly at the first speed, whether the ignition is turned on or not. I removed all the fuses and relays in the internal fusebox trying to find the problem and it continues running with no fuses in place. The only way to stop...
  13. Internal light/door light issue

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    My first electrical gremlin.The interior light on my Spider has stopped working and at the same time the little door lights remain on when they are closed.This has happened twice,the first time it corrected itself,this time it hasn't and its caused the battery to go flat.Is this a familiar...
  14. 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
  15. Getting the internal temperature right

    Alfa Giulietta
    My 2014 G seems to be intent on bugging me with regard to the climate control. I seem to always have a cold right leg!! The right side of the driver's seat feels 'cold' too compared with the left. I have tried all sorts of permutations of Auto, manual, etc etc. Where is this colder air coming...
  16. 159 2.2 internal oil level indicator

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, This question refers to the internal oil level check the car performs when you insert the key, but do not push the starter button, when it brings up the graph representation of oil level. I have noticed that it sometimes takes a while to reflect the actual level as measured by the dip...
  17. A few internal lighting questions

    Alfa Giulietta
    Is it possible to adjust how bright the speedo/instrument panel is? I can't seem to find an obvious way of adjusting this. Can you alter how long the courtesy lights stay on for when you turn off the ignition? For me personally I feel that they turn off far too quickly. Any recommendations for...
  18. Fitting new clutch slave (internal)

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Can anyone tell me if I should be sealing the face of a new clutch slave to the mating face on the inside of the gearbox .
  19. Alfa 147 / 156 Xenon headlight wiring (internal)

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, I'm currently looking for some schematics of the internal wiring loom of a xenon headlight from 147 or 156. What I'm looking for is the connection on the ballast connector as I'm missing few wires. If anyone has a schematic or even a picture would be greatly appreciated! Cheers
  20. Internal secondary antenna

    ICE & Blue&Me
    I have a 159 Ti MY2010 with OEM 2din sat nav media. I have lost RDS TMC and therefore my sat nav no longer has the traffic - which I love and use every time I drive My contacts at INRIX have suggested it could be the internal secondary FM antenna (that receives the RDS TMC leaving other FM for...