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  1. Loads of Busso bits for sale

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    I'm trying to raise some cash to replace my cylinder heads and clear some space for dismantling my pair of transaxles, so I'm selling off the parts left over from my 3.0 12v rebuild and experiments: GTV-6 / 75 2.5 12v stuff: 2.5 12v Busso pistons - really good condition 2.5 12v Busso flywheel...
  2. Loads of condensation

    Alfa Giulia
    I know it's that time of year when even breathing in the car when you first get in, can mist the windscreens, but mine seems to have too much. (so much so that you can see the weird round shapes on the window where they must have used a suction machine to life the glass into position) It's...
  3. Aladdins cave, loads of rare parts for sale!

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi guys came across this ebay add Some real rare items, if anyone is interested? Looks like Clive is having a clear out and getting out of the 916 market. Shame I always really liked clives gtv and spiders. Anyway thought you guys might be interest...
  4. picked up the brera today, loads of q's already!

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    ok, what a lovely drive home, 200+ effortless miles (3.2 V6 Q4) and a respectable 29 mpg using cruise control to stay legal! lol... loads of questions already though ... 1) there appears to be a hole where the USB socket should be.... maybe it has been pushed through somehow? its not there! 2)...
  5. 2006 147 1.6TS with loads of problems

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I've not posted on here in a good while but it's come to MOT, road tax and service time for my car and I think it's going to be too expensive this time! Road tax: £265 for the year Service: needs a cam belt so that's not going to be cheap MOT: it's going to fail because of the problems below...
  6. 147 Front axle loads

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Having picked up my 147 a couple of weeks ago I've been going through sorting some little problems out. Having got a couple done, with others waiting on parts I'm starting to turn my attention to modifications. I played with the Stilo I had a few years ago, and truth be told, half the reason I...
  7. engine codes... loads of them !!

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    first post on here, so Hi ! had the brakes done 4 moths back no problems until 2 days ago... engine management light came on, borrowed a tester and 5 ( five ) engine codes came on! also in the info panel by the clocks getting messages that hill holder not available, glow plugs not available, car...
  8. V6 156 plus loads of parts for sale.

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
  9. loads of error codes

    Alfa MiTo
    When I start my Mito i get loads of errors, power steering, and alike about 5 nothing seems to be wrong - took it into Alfa and they say I need a new sensor in steering column nothing wrong just the sensor ad it will cost £900... any ideas other than ignore it as I want to trade in for a new one!
  10. used this site loads....

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi guys, Used this site loads for references and support, now finally decided to join after owning my alfa gt q2 in red for over a year. I will be putting up a post in the next day so hope to hear off many of you with some support and help. Thanks, Dan
  11. Loads Of Codes!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    After reassembling the GTA after refurbishing the engine I've got loads of codes; I've tried a ECU re-set but when I clear the codes they return as soon as I touch the throttle. The engine idles but does not rev. P0220 - Accelerator Potentiometer P1221 - Accelerator Potentiometer track 1...
  12. tornado blue Loads of stone chips

    Alfa MiTo
    Had my car over a year and protected a hell of a lot over this time, it was second hand and when bought it had them but now its covered in them and hate it. I guess i need front bumper, bonnet and prob arches fully resprayed. Is this gonna be possible with the tornado blue colour. Need to...
  13. Selling my 166 loads of great parts

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi Guys, saying goodbye to my 166, I've ran out of time to look after it. What can you offer me? 2001 Alfa Romeo 166 2.0 Twin Spark MOT and TAX SPARES OR REPAIR | Kent | Gumtree.
  14. Wheels. Must of been covered loads!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I have used the search feature for the political people here. lol I just wanted to know what is best in your personal opinion. Wobble bolts - 5x100 result Vs. PCD adaptors - 5x98 - 5x100 / 5x114.3 Vs. 5x98 already alloy wheels. Obviously there is cost differences between all of the...
  15. Disc loads it's content on one but not the other?

    The Technology Section
    The disc in question is a workshop manual for her indoors four wheeled tin box. It loads just fine onto the hard drive when one is logged on as an administrator, but when logged on using a named user account, it refuses to accept it? Any ideas you expert clever chaps out there can enlighten...
  16. Loads of Sud & Sprint parts including Webers and Heads

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Hi Guy's i just became the proud owner today of quite a few Alfasud bits and bob's including Weber's and Heads and other bits and bob's. I was there to get parts for one of my 916's and managed to walk away with these as in pictures below. Havn't a clue what they are worth so you should be able...
  17. Loads of Ferrari's

    General Motoring Discussion
  18. Ask loads of times... 156 speaker wire colours!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Evening all, I have trawled here and on but to no avail... I am changing the speakers on my 2003 facelift 156. First speaker I looked at was the left rear: its has a blue wire with a red stripe and a off-white (almost yellowie wire). This is the first one and I have no idea whats...
  19. Guys anyone needing a set of Gt winter wheels with tyres with loads of tread?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Just a shame as my old GT 16's are taking room up in my garage!! Really could be helping someone to keep their multispokes nice through this bad weather? Someone make me a decent offer eh!!:) Damien.
  20. ive been done by mercanic car wont even start today !!!! gutted cos i spent loads

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Well, alfa 156ts wont start today, i ve jsut got it back from garage god knows wont i spent the £350 on thinking the guy just give me passed mot he with advisarys on them he didnt give me any paper work of the actually work !!!!! i mean the could be the car itself like but i still...