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  1. Giulietta Makeover

    South Africa
    Alfa Romeo Giulietta gets a makeover - Times LIVE The 2016 Giulietta comes with a choice of four turbo gasoline engines (from 120 to 240hp) and four diesel engines (from 120 to 175ch). The new 120hp 1.6 JTDm diesel engine, the most cost-effective option, is announced with CO2 emissions of...
  2. Rear end makeover

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    A few pics of work in progress , dropping the subframe makes this job almost enjoyable :lol: NOW FOR THE FRONT !
  3. Engine makeover ongoing

    Alfa GTA
    My GTA is currently undergoing an extensive engine makeover, hoping to complete this over the winter months. First major job done today was cleaning of the aluminium cast parts. Opted for blasting as it has proved difficult to achieve a factory fresh cast finish with cleaning agents. Very...
  4. 147 GTA engine makeover

    Alfa GTA
    Hi guys and gals If you're interested, have a look at my thread in the image lounge: http://www.alfaowner.com/Forum/motoring-images/662505-147-gta-engine-makeover.html Cheers Philipp
  5. 147 GTA engine makeover

    Motoring Images
    Hi everyone. I would like to share what I did to my V6 during the long winter months. The first priority was to inspect for expected rust at the chassis leg where the battery tray is fitted to because of a leaking battery during previous ownership. I was able to see stains of battery acid on...
  6. 156 gta engine makeover

    Alfa GTA
    after about 3 weeks spending my everyday free time(max 3 hours)in my engine makeover i have finally finish.here is my engine bay before: ...it was kinda clean only on top-underneath oil was on everything
  7. Twinspark coilpack loom makeover

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Well finally got around to doing the wiring loom for the coilpacks yesterday and I'm suprised the Spider ran at all ! After removing what was left over of the loom tape I was met with brittle and broken wires . So decided to chop out back to the decent wiring just above the Stat.
  8. My Twinny makeover

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Ok, Back in July 2013 I bought this GTV from a nice chap in Birmingham. It's a 105K miler with an almost full history. But for me the Red Style interior made it particularly interesting. Over all its condition was "Fair". A dent in every panel, an oil leak, EML on, airbag light on and a...
  9. Suspension makeover

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Well Spidey is getting a major work over on the underside my mate has just got a mint rear subframe dry blasted and powder coated in a lovely bright yellow not everyones taste but with the remaining suspension being stripped and powdered red to match car should look the buisness. Any one...
  10. Brembo Caliper Makeover

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Currently in the process of tidying up the little things on the bella, and following a nice re-paint of the front Brembo's, located a decent set of high temp. decals that bring back the wow factor to the front wheels. You can get these as either: Alfa Romeo, GTA or Brembo named decals. You...
  11. Final Cosmetic Makeover of my 156 GTA SW

    Motoring Images
    Here are some before and afer pictures of my recent minor refurb work to finish off my GTA. I have before: This is the rerar bumper which is red, against the rest of the car which is Miro Red Pearlescent. Hard to see in a picture, but the bumper has no pearl topcoat and looks aweful. Here...
  12. Engine bay makeover help

    Alfa GTA
    Hi guys I'm looking to spray my inlet and spark cover in wrinkle black has any one ever done it if so any tips on how to, cheers nabz
  13. V6 Makeover

    Motoring Images
    I've spent the last couple of weeks giving my engine a jolly good spruce-up, motivated by the rear cam cover gasket weeping oil and things generally not looking great. I've finally finished, the car runs so I'm sitting down with a celebratory beer and writing the adventure up. Here's the...
  14. 155 Makeover

    Motoring Images
    Nothing you have not seen before :rolleyes: But I'm sure you will agree she suits her new look :D Pretty much how she came to me Serpent added Old man go-faster strip gone Spoiler fitted Skirts fitted And finally
  15. GTA SW 108,000 Miles, Needs suspension makeover!

    Alfa GTA
    Having covered a considerable mileage for any car, let alone a GTA on standard suspension, my SW now handles like a boat! It wasnt a complete disaster until recently but having had a new ARB fitted about 7 months ago the front has started knocking again and I think my rather worn original...
  16. my gtv before her big makeover

    Motoring Images
    hello just thought i would post some pics before she goes into the bodyshop on saturday! looks good from a distance... but closer up its not so pretty... due to lacquer peeling on the front bumper and bonnet, a faded patch on the roof, a scrape on the back bumper and various...
  17. Brake Caliper Makeover

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hey people, I have an Alfa 147 1.6, I have decided to give the calipers a good makeover. I started today, cleaned the rear driver side caliper thoroughly with a wire brush and painted on the Metallic copper caliper paint. Now i get to the front. The front caliper has a thin bar on the outside...
  18. Sexiest Makeover

    Poll Room
    So who is the sexiest makeover presenter???
  19. Haha the Indian make-over's here!!

    Motoring Images
    The much awaited (!!!) Tata-Rover-wanna-be-Metro-aka-Cityrover's here!! eek! and MG-Rover also decided to shower us with another novelty... not THAT bad innit?! :D
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