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  1. General Alfa Discussion
    Not sure if it is just the GTA as it has wider tyres, but anyway it is cold out there at the moment so should you have the same misfortune I did today and get a puncture bear the following in mind, assuming like me you didn't look into this before or read the manual. I had quite a bit of...
  2. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Any offers in the Surrey area for a replacement tyre place? I have not been too happy with a couple I have used over the last few years. Goodyear Eagle F1 to replace, looks like a piece of jagged metal has done the damage, slow but its going down & its on the sidewall. Or have people had good...
  3. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Where can I get a puncture repair kit to repace spare & free up some boot space. Do Alfa sell it?
  4. General Motoring Discussion
    My Mini (or rather, my wife's Mini) came up with a warning light last week, that, according to the owner's manual, indicates a flat tyre or slow puncture. I was not even aware that the car had tyre pressure monitoring. :confused: Anyway, checked all the pressures, they were all at 2.1 Bar...
  5. Poll Room
    Can you change a puncture or do you have to have/call a 3rd party for assistance? Btw women can vote too :D
  6. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Damn. Picked up a puncture on the side wall of one of my Conti SportContacts tyres. Can you believe it - it was on the same stretch of road in almost the same place as last time - and on the near side front tyre like last time! And I've only done 4100 miles in my new car :( Does £107 sound...
  7. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    All, Just had a puncture last night, and put my spare on ( Pirelli P6000 unused ; the rest of the tyres are not pirellis). All I can say is bloody 'ell, it sounds like I've got knackered wheel bearing!.Soooo much noise. Is this normal? or can a puncture cause a wheel bearing to die!? or could it...