That's the way the world is certainly with regard to car purchasing for us old cash buyers after a new motor!
The price variation between cash purchases and PCP, HP, is a real eye opener to us.:depressed:
I have been considering fitting one of these back in the day, 1970's I think, they were all the rage. Has anyone fitted one? And did you notice any tangible benefits ie better fuel consumption?
Well basically as title. 156 gta sold pleased about that because it was too good to use, but I need busso in my life. m power is good but you just can't compare the response or sound. Really need a good GTASW or 147 if anyone is thinking of letting go. Black ideally one that doesnt need any...
My Malpassi Filter King worked great and then suddenly started leaking from between the bowl and the body.
The seals semmed ok but bought new ones but it still leaks.:(
Has anyone had this problem and if so how did you cure it?
Being rather childish and having a streak of boy racer left in me, even at the age of 40, I couldn't resist a little bit of traffic light grand prix last night.....
I pulled into the inside lane at a set of lights that are on a slight incline, they then go over a dual carriage way and down the...
Alas I have said goodbye to my beloved Cup, she is but a distant memory....as I have a new love !
A 1975 2000 Veloce Spider, yes my first toe in the murky waters of classic car ownership. I can almost feel my beard growing as I write.
Here's some piccies:
See you at the next meet...
When I say that I mean oil and oil filter changes did it on the 156 in under 25 mins today :D What a King :D As Ray foley is the king of Afternoon radio I am the king of Alfa oil filter changes. And people say Alfa's are hard to work on bah lies.
last week, I posted a thread about someone clouting my GTV in the rear quarter.
Well........some bright spark gave me the idea of trying this 'do it yourself' dent kit made by King Ding. I should have known better with a name like that!?
Found one on ebay, bought it, and tried using it...
I am organising another meet on the 145 forum, thought it be wise to post on here.
'10 Spring Meet - King's Head, Peterbourough. Date - Tba - Alfa Romeo 145 - 146 Forum
After much nagging from people. . .
I have found an old country pub / restaurant in Peterborough.
Post Code: PE8 5ST...
Just thought i would put up my little service experience i had last night, to share with you all, and to ask 1 question at the bottom.
This is what i did.
oil change (went with fully sinth 5-40, ready for the norwegian winter)
gear box drain and flush and new fully sinth oil
Here's the place to post your photos from today and show the other regions how we do it in Cornwall!
Thanks for a cracking day, and my apologies about the congestion in St Mawes, sure the locals loved it!
Anyway, thanks again, and see you all at the next one!