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  1. Giulietta pulling down planes!

    Alfa Giulietta
    this is the trailer from the super bowl ads last night has some nice alfa footage from the new fast and furious film fast 6. skip to 41 seconds if your impatient http://uk.ign.com/videos/2013/02/03/fast-furious-6-super-bowl-spot
  2. Pulling Front Seats Forward On Brera

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Have I missed something here, or is this one of the most stupid features of the Brera? When pulling the seats forward for passengers to access the rear, if you don't pull the seat forward on the runners before dropping the seat forward with the handle they refuse to lock back into place until...
  3. Car pulling to the left + Wheel alignment in Leicester

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    In the last fortnight i noticed my GT is pulling slighty to left, its not drastic but i can tell the difference, and have to apply slight pressure to the steering wheel to keep on on the straight & narrow. Although I'm reasonably mechanically minded, Im not very versed on how the...
  4. GTV 2.0 TS Clonk on pulling on away

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    my "W" reg 2.0 GTV has a clonk when pulling away, very noticeable when you first drive off when its been standing a while, then only occasionally when pulling away from a standstill, nothing while car is moving / changing gear or accelerating of decelerating. The clutch has recently been...
  5. Problems with Mito not pulling off

    Alfa MiTo
    I have a Mito 1.4 petrol, brand new as of September. In the last couple of days I have experienced problems, this being, I put it into gear, it engages, try to pull off but nothing happens and the foot brake is rock solid. I have yet to take it back to my dealer but thought I'd try here. Any...
  6. Pulling to the left!

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi guys, just recently swapped my 17" alloys for the 19" to alloys.. Looks amazing but the only thing is that the car now pulls to the left. Only had the front two tyres balanced and pressure checked on all 4 tyres.. Had an mot just before the swap and I only had an advisory on front brakes and...
  7. pulling to the left

    Alfa 164 & 166
    My 166 not me ! My 166 has always pulled to the left, I assumed this was the tracking but have had that corrected and it doesn't seem to be the problem, I know I need my engine mounts replaced but wouldn't have thought it was this, any thoughts chaps?
  8. 2.0 JTDm gutless pulling away

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    My 2.0JTDm has become utterly gutless below around 1500 rpm. In first gear I've had to dip the clutch to prevent stalling despte having some throttle on. This is REALLY exciting when you've decided there is just about enough time to get across the oncoming 40 tonner!:wow: Getting halfway...
  9. Alfa 156 selespeed rattle pulling away in 1st gear

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys hope someone can shed some light here my Alfa 156 selespeed has just come back from its mot having failed on welding and exhaust bushes, however after having that done as well as a brand new accumulator I have had it back and it's rattling when pulling away in 1st gear as soon as I...
  10. Please help with car pulling to left....

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello, have posted this previously but still not resolved. Had 4 wheel alignment a few times, 4 brand new tires, replaced upper and lower front suspension and replaced buckled alloy. Still pulls to the left! Its not really bad, more annoying! Since front suspension replaced it steers, feels and...
  11. car pulling to the right

    Alfa GTA
    just wanted some advice, noticed today when i was on the motorway coming home when i hit the throttle the car pulls to the right and steering wheel pulls to the left to counteract, never really noticed it before and is when it accelerates. i think suspension is ok so was thinking engine mount?.
  12. Alfa 156 pulling left

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Dear All, Having owned a 147 2.0 with perfect tracking/geometry and balanced steering for 10 yrs, I am frustrated to find that my recently acquired 2004 156 v6 has an obvious pull to the left (not just natural drift with road camber). I have had 4 wheel geometry and tracking checked and all...
  13. 166 V6 pulling to the left

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi Folks, The local wheel alignment garage says there is no adjustment available for correcting a pull to the left in my year 2000 166 V6 24v.. Is this true? or maybe he just aint woked on one of these before!..Im sure amongst the serious amount of talent in this forum that someone has had the...
  14. loud clonk when pulling off and vibration when driving

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Hi guys really need your help. I'll start the story from the start as it may help towards finding the cause of my problem. I have just done a resto on my 33 16v, drove really well for a couple of weeks until I was driving down a country road and I felt a weird knock. I could feel it was on the...
  15. steering pulling to the left

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Wonder if any one could please help,before i go insane!!!!! problems with steering pulling to the left on my alfa 156 JTD,causing wear to inner edge of offside tyre only.. Told by alfa specialist it was lower wishbones.. Have replaced both upper and lower wishbones on both sides.. Replaced...
  16. 156 Selespeed jerkiy when pulling away

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    As title says.....What could this be......Clutch, does it need calibrating..?
  17. Hunting and Pulling away...

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi, Since I've had it pulling away in the GTV has been a bit iffy, usually I'd expect a car to pull forward in 1st on the flat without using the accellerator (ie. when moving forward in a traffic jam etc). However when I try the instant it gets to the biting point the revs drop from just under...
  18. pulling my knob but nothing happens

    Alfa 164 & 166
    I've a wooden gear knob and it's started to peel its varnish. Not sure how to get it off. I want to give it a good rubbing.......and varnishing.
  19. The purse strings are pulling!

    Republic of Ireland
    I was just idly totting up what I've already spent on my 33 project without it having turned a wheel, and I started doing a few searches on sites with that budget. The results are startling! 1) 4 and a 7/8th thai brides (I know where to shop!) 2)A lada niva (off road toy?) 3)x2 suzuki vitarai...
  20. Engine revs dying when pulling away cold

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I find when my cars is cold and try to pull off quick the revs die even if I give it more juice! Is this normal? Whoops I just thought my air filter hasn't been changed in a while:rolleyes:
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