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  1. Ford Edge axed from UK sale just months after facelift

    General Motoring Discussion
    Oh no! https://www.autocar.co.uk/car-news/new-cars/ford-edge-axed-uk-sale-just-months-after-facelift
  2. Second Alfa in 3 Months! 159 TBI 200

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, So, I've now more or less decided to exchange my 2011 Giulietta QV for a stunning 2009 159 1.8 TBI 200. Black and tan too, my favourite combination (other than 8C red but I've only ever seen one of those for sale and I just missed it!)... What have you done to me, Alfa Romeo!! It's an...
  3. Veloce 12 months in..

    Alfa Giulia
    So here's my personal experience of buying a brand new Giulia Veloce from a main dealer and the subsequent 12 months. Now until the Alfa I had never owned a brand new car, 18 month old cars are the newest I had got. My previous mix of cars had included everything from a basic Ford Focus to a...
  4. 159 1.9 jtdm fuel pressure error (3 months in service)

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hey. 4months ago i bought this beauty. Buy in Lithuania, seller was from Austria. Alfa romeo 159 1.9 110kw 2007 And after 500km+- i get my engine check light and engine stop. At different moments i get LOW FUEL PRESSURE errors . the engine turn off itself and i cant start it. Sometimes for...
  5. 6 months of 2.0 GTV ownership

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Well have had my twinnie GTV for six months now and this is the story so far . I have to say she has been a good girl so far I took a long while to find one and although she is far from perfect paint wise she has been very reliable . She is not a garage queen and shares my 50mile comute with my...
  6. Stelvio - First Six months

    Alfa Stelvio
    A few niggles some still continue. 5,500 miles now, 7 months old. Unnecessary alarm activations continue despite sensitivity being re-set by dealer. Thinking of getting them to re-set my sensitivity :( Alfa Recall Ref. 8223 has happened and work been done. Now we need lots of rain to see if they...
  7. 2007 Alfa GT 1.9JTDm 91k 12 months Mot for sale

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    2007 Alfa GT 1.9JTDm *sold* Up for sale my2007 Alfa Gt 1.9 JTDm Full mot 21/06/2019 91.5k This is the last price drop Located in M389xl Full ad is on eBay The car has had all faults rectified and drives really well Pulls very well through all gears Stops on a dime Corners superbly Ice cold...
  8. First 4 months of G ownership...underwhelmed

    Alfa Giulietta
    Just thought I'd post my experiences of my first 4 months of G ownership. I did my homework before purchasing but it's only once you experiences the foibles that fully appreciate the issues. By way of background, I purchased my G (66 plate 2.0 diesel) in January having previously owned a...
  9. Battery 159 - Parking/Storage for 3 months

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Due to overseas business travel on a project, I won't be driving my 159 3.2V6 for about 10 weeks. I've recently replaced the battery but I'm guessing that it won't last that long without being started, and I don't have an easy way to get anyone during that time to do that for me. What is the...
  10. In 12 months time

    Alfa Giulia
    I am on a 2 year PCP and already find myself thinking about my next car. Is it usual to get a good offer at the end of a PCP to keep you with the brand? Will there be anything else in the range in just over a years time?
  11. My 2 months with a G

    Alfa Giulietta
    Having bought my G in January this year (MY2014 MA Sportiva Nav), I thought I'd post my thoughts so far. I owned a 147 from 2002 to 2005 and loved it despite it's minor annoyances and but since have been mainly driving German marques but decided late last year that I'd give the G a go seeing as...
  12. Brera 2.2 jts, stood for 6 months

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hello all, I'm after some advice please. I'm considering buying a jts Brera, it's reasonably priced as an mot failure on Back brakes and front suspension components, it's also been stood for 6 months outside, I'd be doing the work myself and I'm in no rush, the seller wants £1500. It...
  13. 3 months notice period of leaving...this forum!

    Alfa Giulietta
    Well, I placed an order for a Misano Blue Giulia Veloce yesterday and so in 3 months time I'll be moving forums! VERY excited, especially as I have been able to jump ship from my 4 year PCP deal after 2 years in order to achieve it. Don't get me wrong, I adore my GQV but the Giuia Veloce is an...
  14. Starting a car that has been sitting for over 12 months.

    General Motoring Discussion
    Hi Folks, My sisters little '98 MX-5 Eunos has been parked up for over a year now. She has gotten herself another car & happily I am taking possession. It has been a great little car for the 7 years we have had her. She never missed a beat, while I got through 3 Alfas in the same period...
  15. Water Pump Leak after 15 months

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi, Could anyone give me some advise - I had waterpump, timing belt etc replaced May 216, this weekend the car started to get hot so stopped opened the bonnet to see that had hardly any water, I topped it up and took it to a garage (one who fitted the part and one used for past 10 years so...
  16. Picked up a 4C, after 13 months without an Alfa

    4C & 4C Spider
    Well just put deposit down, waiting for money to transfer from Australia, But should be in my garage by Saturday. 14 plate, Red, racing pack, already planning to my trip through the Alps in September Photos to follow once she's in my hands.
  17. 3 Months already with my 159

    Introduce Yourself
    3 Months already with my 159 :)
  18. Two months and 1500 mls, my opinion

    Alfa Giulia
    Having owned my 2.2 180 bhp evil diesel planet killer, I thought its time for a report :think: Likes: almost everything :thumbup: The looks inside and out and the interior layout is excellent, I would have liked the dials to have been sunk in a bit more, like the 156 I would never have bought...
  19. Mito TB 155 thoughts after 6 months

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi All Its my first post so go easy, bought a 58 plate red/black (cant remember the colour) Mito 6 months ago and thought I would write what I think the good points are/not. Good points :- Good Engine Looks good inside and out (my opinion) Not usual run of the mill hatch Like having the...
  20. Review; my New 159 3.2 Q4, 3 months in.

    General Alfa Discussion
    Hi All, My Beloved 156 Selespeed T-Spark's engine blew for the final time a few months back, I had spent lots of time and money on it over the years and I think I'm the only one in the world who fitted the whole Brera front end on, see avatar. It was my first car and have spent a fair few years...
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