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  1. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Calling all people with those wonderful restoration wizardry skills... I've bought a pair of used GTA xenon headlight units. One is a bit scabby as you can see in the images but they were cheap and will serve as a good source of spares. The lenses I'm comfortable with as I know they can come off...
  2. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Calling all pre-facelift 156 owners with Xenon lights, are the headlight units specific for LHD and RHD cars? ePer suggests so but I'm curious to know the difference, are the igniters angled differently or something to give the correct beam pattern or is beam pattern etc controlled entirely by...
  3. Alfa Giulia
    Yesterday the car suffered a significant loss of power. Started up cold and immediately when pulling away it just wouldn't pull. Not like limp mode but there was a definite loss of power. It initially sounded like it had dropped a cylinder, quite a gruff noise but that cleared. Anyway this...
  4. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, Anyone noticed that steering wheel, A/C, radio lights are on even if headlights are off? Is that normal? Thanks.
  5. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, Just bought my first Alfa :) really happy with it, got a 159 2008 with 55k miles on the clock it's a lusso 2.4jtd saloon. Just a quick question, ive looked everywhere and cant find an answer, my Glove box light and Sun-visor Lights don't work, ive tried with the engine on lights on...
  6. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hello, As the title says - the front dome lights don't turn on when the car is unlocked, and don't turn on when the doors are opened. The ones in the back DO turn on however. The dome lights themselves can be switched on using the switch, but other than that they don't do it automatically. I'm...
  7. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi i have a question, i have a ar 159 2008 16v insee all the 2008 model have white cabine lights my has red did they make 2 models or is somthing wrong with mine ?
  8. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Took my Cup to work this evening in the torrential rain and standing water as my Land Rover has an issue...... It managed the standing water the fans worked well to keep the demisters going and the electrics and wipers coped manfully. I was pleased at the way it coped. All but the headlights...
  9. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello i have a Alfa Romeo 156 2003 and i have problems with lights and stops someone tell me that the problem is the speedometer do you know something thanks for your time
  10. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hello everybody. My 2.2 JTS 159 has developed a problem, where most of the time all lights flicker rhythmically irrespective of the load on the system - faster at low RPM and slower at higher RPM. When there is a load on the electrical system at idle like the radiator fan turning on, the...
  11. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    As the titel says, the right rear lights wont go out when i turn off the lights, and when i turn of the ignition. Where do i start to find the problem? And is there a temporary fix so i wont drain my battery over night? thanks
  12. Alfa Giulietta
    Can someone help...my 1.6 jtdm giulietta is displaying Check engine and VDC lights on at the same time with message: check engine + start stop unavailble. It started last week, run to the local mechanic that did a diagnostic and concluded the car needed a regen. Left the car with the mechanic...
  13. The Classic Alfa Romeos
    These are not working on mine. With the ignition on and the car in reverse there is either no lights or a faint flicker of both lights. Given that there is a flicker I am guessing that it is not the switch. Any thoughts on what to do next.
  14. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I've read the puddle and under dash lights are the same for the PH1, and that some Maserati lights are identical to the ones in the GTV. Did any other cars use these, I'm missing a whole unit for the passenger side under dash? I'm having trouble sourcing any, so I was wondering if maybe Fiat...
  15. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, just got my new 147 (new to me of course). Front fog light chrome rings are corroded beyond repair. Second hand seem sparse and expensive, any one got any recommendations as to aftermarket kits? Thanks.
  16. Alfa Giulietta
    Hello, I’ve just bought giulietta qv and I’ve noticed error that keeps coming up every time I’ve start engine. It says adaptive lights failure check handbook. My only guess is that beams are not following the steering wheel. But when I start engine I see that beams are going up and down before...
  17. Alfa Giulietta
    Hi I have changed all the bulbs inc number plate to LED and it looks good. I have a quick question do the puddle lights stay on or only operate when the door is opened? It may seem a daft question sorry!!
  18. Alfa Giulietta
    My Giulietta daylights has one LED that has gone on the blinkers. Is there a way to repair it?
  19. Alfa MiTo
    Hello; I just swapped w21/5w daytime lights with osram leds. https://www.osram.com/am/ecat/LEDriving%20PREMIUM-LED%20signal%20lamps-Cars-Automotive%20Lighting/com/en/GPS01_2636491/PP_EUROPE_Europe_eCat/ZMP_4053041/ I also added 21w and 5w decoders which is also osram. Lights working fine but...
  20. Alfa Giulietta
    Is there a way to completely turn off drl ?
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