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  1. Should people be able to buy a high performance car?

    General Motoring Discussion
    This Porsche was an SUV in Berlin
  2. Hi Alfa people

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, I have an alfa 147, year 2002.I have been looking for the compliance plate, but its not anywhere I thought it would be ?. If anyone can help, It would be much appreciated, cheers.
  3. What have people done to improve alfa switch panels interior handles

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I saw some people removing the soft coating and maybe painiting on cleaning or hydrographics please.. show us yours.. tips and advice greatfully received
  4. Why do people always quote previous posts

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    As above, I don't get it, all it does is make the threads longer, harder to read, cluttered etc etc, whats the point, even if your reply isn't directly underneath just put @ "name of person" Am I missing something??
  5. Some people...

    Alfa Giulia
    So I thought I would share this story, no chance the guy will ever see it and I hope no members here have this absolutely appalling habit... So I never cleaned a car so much in my life, she who must be obeyed has complained numerous times that I have cleaned my car pretty much every week since...
  6. How many people work for Alfa UK?

    General Alfa Discussion
    If you divide the salary bill by the 5000 or so units sold here last year Fiat must be making sure there aren't too many heads to employ in Slough? Could this be why some high up people have not been visibly replaced? A £100K ( including costs) position at Alfa UK adds how much per unit to each...
  7. Why don't people just fix things?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I noticed the little panel to the left of the instrument panel didn't fit flush, like the one on the other side. So I investigated, and found neatly cut wires for the tell light for the alarm. Now I'm wondering why it was done, and why do that instead of fixing whatever the problem was? I don't...
  8. Tip for retro turbo people with slow rev down

    Tuning & Upgrades
    Just a tip for people who have the problem with the engine slow to drop rev's its similar to having a air leak in the system, but normally happens to turbo cars that have long vacuum hoses going to the turbo gauge . Fit a item called a turbo vacuum restrictor that's used for turbo gauge flutter...
  9. Hello people.

    Introduce Yourself
    Hello everyone, I just finished my registration here in the forum. I've been here for a year but I've never finished my account. I am the owner of an Alfa Romeo 159 SW 1750 Tbi Ti from 2010. I already had a 156 Twin Spark, I have a 159 to 2 years and I'm going to buy the Giulia Quadrifoglio next...
  10. Why do people love classic cars

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Why Do People Still Love Classic Cars? - Petrolicious Cant really add much to that
  11. Hi there people. Help needed. 147 engine swap

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hay, how's everyone doing? Well I'm new to this group and also new to owning an alfa. Looking forward to gettig to know some other owners and maybe owning more alfa's in the future. Basically i have not long had a 147 1.6ts on a 02 plate. Unfortunately the engine is nakard and I'm looking at...
  12. Hay there people. New to the group.

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi, I'm new to the group and also this i's my first alfa. I've got a alfa 147 1.6ts on a 02 plate. The motor is shot and I've got another. It's on a pallet waiting to be dropped in. I've got a couple of questions as what to do with the drive shafts. I haven't got the facilities to drop the...
  13. Remap results: what have people achieved?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, As the topic would suggest. I've recently had mine done (210hp 2.4) and I'm trying to gauge if it's a "good" map or not. So I was curious to see what others had managed. I'm also keen to know what the torque limit is for the drivetrain too, if anyone has specific knowledge? Cheers, Andrew
  14. Hi, nice people here

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi, This is my first foray into the world of AR, look forward to enjoying it :beer:
  15. James May's Cars of the People

    General Motoring Discussion
    BBC iPlayer - James May's Cars of the People - Series 2: Episode 1 Quite enjoyed that. Imagine if the Allegro had looked how it was initially designed! :wow: (That Mazda 323 was a peach of a car. ;))
  16. TWO PEOPLE to open the bonnet

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    hi guys, could you please give some light about? my problem is that i cannot open the bonnet without the help of another person pushing the bonnet while i pull the cord (sorry for the term but my vocaboulary is a little bit short). just when push the bonnnet, it is unlocked.....please help...
  17. Assistance with heated seats please nice people??

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    :biglaugh: so I have an alfa 147 might I add it's a lovely drive but ever since I got it I click the button on the door side of the drivers and passenger seat and it does not illuminate. I wish to get this working as I have a pregnant gf warmth would be nice on the old botty, I have checked the...
  18. Need your advice Giulietta People

    Alfa Giulietta
    My sister wants a Giulietta, she saw a car she liked on Saturday a 2012 Veloce Hatchback, the dealer told her it was a 170bhp model with no tax to pay, it even has this on their advert. She left a deposit for the car on the proviso they offered to change the front headlamp which was full of...
  19. Can people be blocked on this website ?

    General Alfa Discussion
    I have someone that keeps harassing me and I have just added them to the "Ignore List" But when they found out they immediately sent me an abusive Private Message !! I didnt read the message although I reported it to Moderators (Assume it was insulting etc etc) Is there anyway of blocking...
  20. Anyone dealt with these people will they fit?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider Wiill they fit over the Brembos on a v6 spider?