hi all, I had a tear in the material of the a pillar trim and removed, in order to to retrim or replace the a pillar with factory grey material, as in the pic. does anyone know or attempted to find this material and can point me to it. Alternatively if someone has a spare a pillar i would be...
The once gloss like trims on my 147 B pillars are looking a bit sorry for themselves. Can these be either renewed or is there anything on the market that would rejuvenate them? Now the weather's good I've got the impetus to get some of the external annoyances sorted. I'm not looking forward to...
Ever since I got my car I've had windnoise and I just can't figure out what's causing it.
It's coming from the lower A pillar, where it meets the windscreen on the left side. It comes on at about 80-100kph and it's not a continuous noise, nor does it get much louder at higher speeds...
I am getting a bit of knocking sounds coming from over my right shoulder/right ear. I think it's from the driver's side B pillar.
I've taken the trim off and checked the three nuts in there for seatbelt mechanism and all tight. There's nothing else in there that could knock I don't...
Just recently if it has been raining I have noticed some water on the inside of my drivers window, against the B pillar seal...
It looks like its coming in at the top somewhere anybody else had this?
I have had my 2011 159 Ti for a week and it is a beauty, it's much smoother and quieter than my 2007 Lusso, which surprised me considering the 19" wheels.
The only niggle I had was a very annoying knocking sound on the door pillar, I can hear it in my right ear and it really irritates me.
Hi - can anyone recommend a company in the UK to carry out a professional retrim for A / B / C pillars? Before anyone suggests I do it myself (I have already seen various threads about purchasing the fabric oneself, glueing, cutting etc.) I really don't feel comfortable doing it on my own and...
A pair of rear pillar bushes to fit Alfa 166.
Spec as shown here Rear pillar bottom bush
New, never used.
£20 for the pair plus postage or collect form South Nottingham (NG2) or Loughborough by arrangement.
When cleaning the car just now, I noticed that a seal which run up the edge of the NS door at a pillar has completely become detached.
Are replacements of these available, as I can only find the B pillar seals. It's a right pain to get to, so I'm imagining that it's going to be a nightmare to...
Hi all, I just did this last night, took a while to work out so thought I'd let anyone else know how it's done. I needed to change my light grey roof, pillar and rear shelf linings to black.
You will need your rear bench off first, see my posts on the "159 rear seat removal" thread on how to do...
Hi All, since getting the slightly OCD cleaning bug (first clay ever yesterday!), the black pillars on my 159 just look a bit shoddy compared to the rest of the car.
Has anyone got any good tips on getting them looking good again?
As the thread says. I'm tracing a annoying tapping sound in the 156 and believe it's coming from the A pillar. Any clues how to remove the cover?
And preferably without damaging the air bag - and yes I will disconnect the battery before.
I have a 147 GTA. There is an annoying rattle coming from the lefthand-side door pillar (where the seat belt comes from). I have removed the door pillar trim and rear side panel where the speaker is fitted. I cant find anything loose that would be making the rattle. It is slowly driving me...
When i bought my G i removed the A pillar cover close to the passengers side to install a car camera. probably in the process i lost the top clip, the most close to the roof and now the cover is not fully flush. any idea where to get this missing clip?
I have a 5 door 147 and would like to change the B Pillar covers.
Where do I buy new ones?
I have had a search and can not find them.
My idea is to use a new one as a pattern and make new ones out of carbon fibre.
The cars red and I was going to use black carbon fibre with a red polyester...
Hello my friends.
does anyone know if the pillar trim can be removed/replaced on the 5 door Alfa 147's?
This is the black trim on the doors.
I have a damaged one on one of my doors and it looks a nightmare to remove????
Any advice very much welcomed :-)
Hello I have just picked up my second hand Mito and it has two very annoying ( to me) metal type flags firmly attached to the rear pillar areas. The garage I bought it from told me they would be very difficult to remove and each rear wing would require a respray. I love my Alfa but I feel they...