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  1. 156 Wiper Mechanism Replacement (Pre-Facelift)

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    My wiper mechanism has been threatening to give up recently (I think it's the motor), thankfully the parts shed has come to the rescue as I managed to get one from Partsworld a while back. The part I bought was GTA specific if you're interested although I'm not sure what the difference is -...
  2. Brera Tilt & Slide/Seat pull mechanism

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Have had the common Brera problem of the front seats refusing to tilt the seat backs forward and the seat sliding forward. Bought and installed a replacement seat and decided to investigate the issue, removed levers at drivers seat side and the associated plastic and got access to the fulcrum...
  3. Hatch unlocking mechanism

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Does anyone know where I can get hold of one of these (pic) ?
  4. Spider door mechanism cleaning?

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Hi, I have the door mechanism of my 76 Spider S2 out for repair I'm going to give it a clean up - My question is, should I add a dab of oil or maintenance spray to the moving parts? Also, the window mech pulleys and wires move fairly freely but look quite dirty - Should I lube here or leave...
  5. Help required on fitting a replacement stock aerial mechanism

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I want to take out the standard aerial mechanism - not working correctly - from my 916 GTV and fit a replacement stock aerial mechanism which I have sourced. I have looked at the Tech info guides stickies but do not see any “how to guide” on this subject. Can anyone give me a link to any...
  6. Replacing drivers side electric window mechanism, Spider

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi all, I have a year 2000 V6 Spider which I'm fettling over the winter, and need to replace the drivers side electric window, which has given up. I've got the door card off, and the wiring is all in order. The relay and motor clicks, and the motor gets hot - so it's not the switch or wiring...
  7. changing boot look mechanism

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I ahve to change my boot lock on my 159 saloon. It doesn't open the boot and there is no sound when I use the fob or press the boot badge. is the mechanis the same for the saloon and the SW? I have a price of 30 quid for one but it is off a SW. The guy selling says it is the same,but is that...
  8. GT window mechanism

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys! Over the last two months I've been struggling with my left window. Two times it stayed all the way down, first time my mechanic had to solder some connections the second time he said that the window motor was faulty so he changed it for another used one. Yesterday I started to raise...
  9. Wanted: Brera/Spider window mechanism (right door)

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi guys, I'm not sure where to post this as the classifieds section does not work, so here it goes: The right side window mechanism broke on my Brera (I assume the wire rusted, got stuck and snapped), does any of you have one for sale or know some breakers with reasonable prices? I've of...
  10. In search of 1982 Alfetta 2.0 rear window mechanism

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, still no success in the search so another post: Where can I find a window mechanism for an Alfetta 2.0 1982 second series? It is for the rear door. I can not find a picture with the parts numbers. The parts I'm looking for have two worm wheels that slide or rotate. I would be very...
  11. 156 rear window motor and mechanism

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Evening all, the rear electric window mechanism and motor has failed on my 2005 156. The cables have snapped and it needs a new mechanism. Does anyone know if the Sportwagon motors and mechanisms are a direct fit into the saloon models? Cheers, Anthony.
  12. Brera boot lock mechanism, intermittent??

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, Got an issue with the boot lock mechanism on my brera. Seems the boot release on the key and the boot button on the tailgate register an input on the car (hazards flash and a click can be heard from the fuse box) though the boot refuses to open. I did however go on a road trip...
  13. Alfa Romeo 159 Bonnet Hood Release Catch Latch Mechanism

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    The end of my Bonnet Hood Release Latch Mechanism has snapped off making it difficult to reach and open my bonnet, anyone got a spare? I have a 159 1.9 JTDm 2008 Please email [email protected] with a price if you have one.
  14. Window mechanism problem

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi – I have a very specific query about the raising of the windows and how this should work. On three windows, if the button to raise is pressed when up, there is only sound of the relay switch, but the window does not move at all. However, on the drivers window, when I press the ‘up’ button...
  15. [HOW TO] Fix/bodge the steering wheel locking mechanism

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, I did this a couple of years ago and documented the process with some pictures, but never had the time to write about it and ended up forgetting about it. Lately I've seen this issue resurface, so I decided I would tell how I disabled my electric steering wheel lock. I bought my 159 used...
  16. Drivers door Mechanism

    Alfa Giulietta
    Last week the drivers door would not open a few times only from inside. This has now gone permanent, checked other threads and others have seen this. Can anyone tell me how to remove the door card/trim to replace or repair the mechanism, I have done this on other cars so know there are hidden...
  17. Quick Question about Wiper Mechanism Issue & Which Part ı need

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi everyone; Currently my issue with the wiper is: The wiper works for like 2 minutes, then stops & doesn't work for 10 minutes. Works again for a while , then stops again In this context , would only buying the motor part would be enough? I wouldn't be needing the linkage part , am i correct...
  18. Hammering window mechanism!!

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Recently took my driver side door apart to locate a clonking from the window winder, turned out the spring had worked loose. I managed to re-fit the spring and put back together. However my smooth window operation only lasted a week before a loud bang and the clunking had returned along with a...
  19. 156 Wiper mechanism replacement?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    My wipers are getting very clunky and intermittent is always a problem so I'd like to replace them (probably with a better set from a breakers rather than new) - is it a difficult job? Also can you interchange with any of the other models? If possible I'd like to go with the newest used ones I...
  20. Brera Boot Lock Mechanism Replacement

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Howdy folks Anyone replaced the boot lock mechanism? I'm guessing it is a simple job but before I attempt it, I was hoping someone has gone before me and made all the mistakes... Mine would occasionally stop working and I'd check the connections, clean around the unit, bit of WD40 etc but it...
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