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  1. Anybody got a Micra?

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    I'd stick to straight roads for now if I were you, :rolleyes:. Yahoo! News UK & Ireland - Latest World News & UK News Headlines I particularly like the matter-of-fact way that this was announced, :eek:.
  2. I sold my micra

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    Laugh if you must lol I'm 43 and can insure a 147 2000cc for nearly the same price . Friend's told me wisely to loose the micra , even tho i liked it . I'm no snob , now looking at buying my first alfa . My budget is low & it's for social & domestic and hopefully pleasure :lol: Thank's for this...
  3. Team Mongke's Fist. Cornwall to Mongolia in a Micra.

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    Please have a look and like them on facebook and follow them on Twitter, 3 lads from the Royal Navy (including an Alfisti) will have a crack at the Mongol Rally in 2013 for the Royal navy and Royal Marines Charity: From their team pages: In July 2013, a 3 man team from the Royal Navy will...
  4. Looking for good garage for Mrs.GC's Micra

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    We are on the look-out for a good, reasonably priced garage to service Mrs.GC's Micra. We recently tried a local garage ("Smile" in Portsmouth - an ironic name if ever I heard one :p). They charged us £475 for a P3 service - admittedly one of the larger services, but that's Alfa main dealer...
  5. Nismo micra

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    Hi guys just a quick question i saw the other day an odd looking nissan micra (the old bubble shaped one a k11 i think) and it was black lowered some ok ish alloys on and a subtle bigger exhaust. Now i like out of the ordinary odd, tasteful tuned/modified cars but this had a NISMO badge on the...
  6. Servicing costs - Micra vs 156

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    Just had the 6yr service done on Mrs.GC's Micra. Take a guess how much it cost...... ......go on, take a guess...... £425!!! :eek: :eek: :eek: That's even more than I paid for the 4yr service on the 156 at a main dealer (Meridien Milano). :tut: The Micra has a service...
  7. Goodbye Micra, Hello 147

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    Hey, Finally picked up my 147 today and have been absolutely loving it. She is in excellent condition considering 65k and being a Y-reg. Engine seems excellent, sounds great and goes so quickly compared to the Micra! lol. Treated myself/her to a set of Autoglym exterior products (car wash...
  8. Micra....

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    .... proof (if needs be) that it's a girls car. Check out the flash animation at the top of this page: The micra starts off with a magazine covered paint job. These are all over the billboards at the moment, and as you drive past it...
  9. Do you speak Micra?

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  10. G-147.....A Nissan Micra story for you (and your flat mate of course!)

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi G-147 (are you a male G or a female G by the way?) I know that you and i are big fans of the Nissan Micra and are really jealous of your flat mates bright green one (hhhhhhhhhmmmm??!) Anyway, my 147 has gone into the body shop for 2 days to get some paint repairs done etc. The garage were...