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  1. Front jacking point plugs

    Alfa GTA
    Does anyone have the part number for these, the off and nearside front ones please. Im googling but cant find it :/ Im making it my mission to track them down, someone must sell them somewhere!
  2. Where is the tow eye point on a 156 sportwagon?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I need to use the rear towing eye on my 03 156 2.4 10v Sportwagon Veloce and on my brief (it's tipping down) inspection, I couldn't see the access point. I do have a towbar on the car but my solid tow pull won't work on that. Can someone advise please? Terry
  3. At what point is it too much?

    General Motoring Discussion
    One of my favourite cars of all time is the mazzer Gran Turismo, whilst I was checking out the performance spec's I noticed you can buy a hot hatch, put a small upgrade on it and in terms of outright pace (power to weight etc.) said hatch would wipe the floor with it. In this war of horses...
  4. anyone missing rear jacking point sill covers

    Alfa GTA
    there are some appeared on the partworlds ebay page Alfa Romeo 156 GTA Nearside / Left Rear Side Skirt Jacking Plug Cover 156036568 Alfa Romeo 156 GTA Offside Right Rear Side Skirt Jacking Plug Cover 156036567...
  5. All signs point to head gasket

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Back again another engine problem. My 02 Alfa 147 2.0 ts 90k on clock has me scratching my head now it is off the road for winter at the moment but during changing oil before takeing it off the road there was no coolant in the expansion bottle now I know it was at minimum at 89k and there was...
  6. oil pressure test point

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi Peeps, I need to do a oil presure test (tappets are noisey :paranoid:) so......before I go crawling under it (916 PH1) Where's the easiest point to get to (to connect a test gauge to)?
  7. Spider roof getting stuck at same point on closing

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    My Spider's roof opens no problems - then when it's busy closing it gets stuck at the same place every time. The roof has already connected with the top of the windscreen - now comes the part where it needs to lift the rear part (rear window part) up and then it just sits there - you can hear a...
  8. 159 2.4 noise at clutch engagement point

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    My 159 2.4 is started to make a noise. when the clutch is depressed it is like a whining noise, barely noticeable. When pressed down the noise disappears. At engagement point it sound rough like sandpaper rubbing against metal... What could this be? i see a lot of people mentioning the DMF...
  9. Please can somoeone point me at the speaker fix thread

    Alfa Giulietta
    This noise is starting to drive me nuts :)
  10. GT Rear Parcel Shelf plastic anchor point clip - Part No.?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I went camping in my GT last weekend and the hatch was pretty full. There was a little resistance as the hatch closed down the last inch, ready for the journey home - nothing untoward. When I got back I noticed that the parcel shelf had become unattached from its LHS pivot point. When I went to...
  11. Radiator Drain Point??

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi Guys, thinking of changing the rad fluid, on the off chance do know where the radiator drain plug / point is? I assume the expansion tank also connects to the rad as well as I dont really see a rad pressure cap on the radiator itself..
  12. Jacking Point Covers Needed

    Alfa GTA
    I have a 156 GTA SW and need a N/S rear and O/S front jacking point covers. Anyone out there can can help. New or used don't mind. Giving the GTA a few cosmetic touch ups. Just got her back from the body shop with a view to selling it but it looks so good I can't let her go!
  13. Biting Point

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all So just had the master cylinder changed and car is driving geat. However since this was done I find the biting point on the clutch a bit to high and was wondering if anyone knows if there is an adjuster Thanks all
  14. One of my Spiders has just passed a significant mileage point

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    See attached :jester: My other Spider is at 98.5k, so is also nearing a significant milestone! :cool: How many miles/kms have you done in a Spider/ GTV (not just one car)? My tally is: Blue V6 Spider - 140k - 2001 to 2008 Yellow V6 Spider - 55k - 2010 to date Silver TS Spider - 20k - 2011 to...
  15. My '04 156 JTS Just failed mot on exhaust emissions ideas for a start point please ?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi there, My 2004 156 JTS, just failed its MOT on the emissions. All 3 readings were above permitted. I would appreciate forum advice on where to start work please? Many thanks, Alfa Guinness
  16. New master cylinder, now have very low biting point

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Car is GT 1.9JTDm It had a new clutch and DMF 18months ago Had a new slave cylinder 12months ago After the rubber washer on the master cylinder had perished, I got a new one changed by a clutch specialist. The clutch biting point has gone from being half way up on the pedal travel, to now...
  17. Front jacking point ?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Trying to find a place to put a trolley jack and axle stands but cant really see anywhere suitable, I can see where the sills have been bent up by previous people , I need to get the wheel off so I can have a look at the abs sensor, in photo below ive put 2 arrows, any of these places any good ?
  18. Aircon low pressure point

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi, The other day I tried to refill the AC in my Spider 1.8 -99 (Phase II). But I couldn´t find the connection to the low pressure point. According to the workshop manual it should be att the torpedo wall on the right side, but no...:o Now it was quite chilly outside so I didn´t seek so very...
  19. 166: Any point in replacing the speakers for better sound?

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Has anybody tried replacing the factory speakers with after market ones to get better sound? No DSP or external amp, just replacing the speakers with something like Infinity or Pioneer... I suspect the bottle neck will be the non-dsp amp but there might be some improvement?
  20. Multiscan plug in point?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, Just got hold of a Multiscan tool. Now a bit of a dumb question, where do I plug it into on my 159. I thought it would go strait into the ECU but just can't see just where. Any info would be greatly appreciated. :D