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  1. Check Engine Light this morning - is this Red or Amber?

    Alfa Giulia
    16 Months in with no issue, but had CEL this morning approx 30 secs to 1 min after starting the car. Everything appears fine otherwise. I contacted the dealer, but they cant fit me in until the 21st as the "alfa master tech" is off until then. They advised i call alfa assist to get someone out...
  2. Morning all

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi all thank you for letting me in, I've just gone and got myself a black Alfa Romeo Giulietta 1.4 tubo ?
  3. 1.9JTDM died on me this morning

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    My Alfa Ti died on me this morning when doing the final day of school run. There is a hissing noise that suggests boost leak and it has been noticeable for a while now. Over the weekend I cleaned the EGR valve just as a precaution to eliminating one of the potential causes. It was serviced a...
  4. So whose was the black 164 in Sale this morning?

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Just caught a glimpse of a very tidy looking black facelift 164 this morning just before 09.00 in Sale, near Manchester. Anyone on here?
  5. Found all windows down this morning

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    When I got to my car this morning I found all windows were down and the boot lid popped, doors still locked. What could cause this? All windows were up & boot lid closed when I left it.
  6. Spring Sunday Early Morning Drive

    South East
    Is anyone up for doing an early drive in March/April. I have planned a route here...
  7. No Entry This Morning

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    A bit of a worry this morning, couldn't get in my car, pressed remote and nothing??? Got spare key with new battery, nothing! Opened the key fob and opened the door the old fashioned way and alarm went off, couldn't switch off with key fob. Car started fine and ran fine and when I returned it...
  8. Cold morning starts!

    Alfa Giulietta
    Morning guys, just wandering if anybody else has experienced any issues this morning with their car. Mines a 2.0 tct diesel and cut out on me on a roundabout. I’m thinking it’s the cold temperatures and an old battery. After five minutes it restarted and I was away but now have a check engine...
  9. Morning from Suffolk

    Introduce Yourself
    New to Alfas, but I'm a former Fiat Coop owner so I'm used to throwing buckets of love and money at Italian motors. Now the owner of a Mito 155 Veloce which I picked up for £1200 in good nick but with a recent young poor owner who'd stinted on the TLC for a while. Since bought into new brakes...
  10. Starting issue only first thing in morning

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello everyone, I have an Alfa romeo gt 1.9 150-170 cloverleaf. I am a little frustrated with my Alfa! I am hoping someone on here can help as the local garage can not seem to work out what's up. First thing in the morning it will not start unless I leave the ignition on for 3-5 mins before...
  11. Good Morning

    Alfa Giulietta
    Well fellow Giulietta owners, today is my first day of Christmas. I shall collecting my G this morning after very sadly parting with my Brera. To be honest at first I was not to happy at the prospect but I am now getting excited, sad I know for a retired adult. Anyway looking forward to joining...
  12. morning all

    Introduce Yourself
    morning all I've recently been tasked with restoring a 105 s3 spider for my uncle and now absolutely nothing about these I'm hoping to gain advice and knowledge to help get this car back to its former glory
  13. AR 156 2.4 jtd 100 kw problem whit starting in the morning

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hy guys, my AR will not start work normally in the morning but I have to start spay turn on and then fallen normally all day, I changed the high pressure pump, injectors, cleaned sieve pump the tank, and only my diagnosis occurs constantly error P1320 as they are not synchronized sensors...
  14. Auto Wipers fault this morning

    Alfa Giulietta
    Giulietta 1.6 JTDM Lusso 2011 This morning my wife noticed a warning about the auto wipers not working and a cloud symbol on the dash! - The wipers just kept continuously wiping on the Auto setting with no rain. I tested this later today and got the error again, after switching car on/off a...
  15. Saturday Morning Breakfast Meet - 3rd September

    South Central
    Hello All, Following on from the fun of last month's breakfast meet, we wanted to organise another. This will be on Saturday the 3rd September, and will follow a similar format - 08:30 leave Hedge End (Sainsburys car park, by the petrol station), then head up to Alton to The Departure Lounge...
  16. Saturday Morning Meet 30th July

    South Central
    Hi All I am looking to organise a breakfast meet on the 30th of the month. It will involve a start from some where around the Winchester area, along some decent driving roads, ending up with breakfast just outside Alton. Would anyone like to come along?
  17. Morning. Well, it was when I fist started this...

    Introduce Yourself
    Hiya. After many moons of having 'vanilla' cars, currently a Merc C250 estate, the time has come to get something that demands a bit of care. My initial questions were going to be the usual "What to look out for" kind of thing, however, after reading the 159 (it's a 2008 159 1.9 Lusso with...
  18. Morning all :-)

    Introduce Yourself
    Hello all, I'm new to this site but not Alfa, I now have a 159 which is an amazing car, I have had the gtv,156 and 147, the 147 was my last car as I needed a jeep so was driving around in a Nissan terrano for 3 years and bought a Saab in October last year which I may say is a great car too, then...
  19. March 19th/20th - Anyone wanna go for a spirited morning drive?

    Anyone in the North Yorkshire area want to have a morning drive somewhere? (166 v6 owner here). You can even have a drive of my busso v6 if you want. I'm based in Harrogate. I'm well up for driving into the Dales or anywhere else within a reasonable radius!
  20. TCT died this morning (with happy ending)

    Alfa Giulietta
    I was on my way to work this morning - just cruising on the motorway - approx 100 km/H, suddenly there was a LOUD whining noise, and the Info Center went bananas - all kind of messages! I pulled over - stopped the engine. Started again, whining still there in Neutral - called my dealer, who told...