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  1. Hello everyone, quick question!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, today i fitted a BMC Carbon filter to my 2000 156 V6 and was wondering where is best to secure it? At the moment it just hangs off the inletpipe/Maf but i'm a bit paranoid it might fall off taking the Maf/connector with it, also don't want it simply rattling around! Also i didn't bother...
  2. just a quick hello from a newbie

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    Hi all, just ordered a Spider which is a bit of a big ol change from my current V6 Touareg... Confusion seems to reign on the spec as there seems to be loads of changes for the 08MY; new seats, new console fascia, new iternal colours and new wheel options... So in truth having looked at the 07...
  3. Quick Question..T/Belt, replacment cost?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Folks, Just saw a very low mileage '00 156 for sale with a broken timing belt, at a very low price. I gave the guy a bell and he told me that ''people'' he had spoken to, had told him that it may have damaged the engine and that even with a new t/belt there may have been other damaged...
  4. Quick one - where's my fuel filter??

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Just bought a new one, Forgot to change it at the last service.. Where's it live, and is it DIY? :D
  5. quick question

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    can Motor Control System Failure have something to do with a faulty exhaust cos its come up and im scared
  6. Couple of Quick 166 Buying Questions

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi, I'm new the forum and currently hoping to sell my Fiat 20VT and buy a 166, hopefully a super! A couple of quick questions - any help would be much appreciated: 1) Is the auto box on the 166 like a selespeed? I.e. tiptronic and auto? 2) Is the auto box really sluggish? 3) Do the autos...
  7. Just off for a quick drive to the top of Scotland and back

    General Alfa Discussion
    At short notice my company have sent me for a business meeting at Dounreay - a 1000 mile round trip. If anyone sees me on the way up or back down - give me the Alfa wave, I am in a black GT with an sticker in the rear window.
  8. Another quick bit of advice if you don't mind

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Struggling to find my "perfect" GTV so have decided to invest in a low priced one for the time being. Seen a 96 N plate with 90 odd k miles on the clock and belts done within last year, looks clean and very tidy and the original plate actually ends with GTV so thats a bonus, whats it...
  9. Quick Hi

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    Hi to you all 3 weeks into my first alfa a 156 1.9 jtd Veloce 2005. Can not stop smiling :) keep getting to work ealier every day (who needs sleep). Thanks in advance for all the usefull info. :thumbs:
  10. Quick Alarm question - help needed quickly.

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello, this is a bit of an urgent one as I have had to leave my car at my sisters. I have just topped up my break fluid to stop the handbrake warning light coming on - everything there is okay. Drove to my sisters, locked the car using the fob, now can't get in! Fob won't disable the alarm, can...
  11. Quick Clutch Question

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi, I just picked up my 2001 2.0 GTV :thumbs: and have a quick question about the clutch: When you press the clutch peddle it's quite light until you get near the biting point when it starts to get heavy, go passed the biting point and it gets reasonbly light again. If you are driving...
  12. Just a quick thanks

    Introduce Yourself
    Have used this site for quite sometime to help solve the inevitable issues that come with driving an Alfa. So thanks very much!
  13. Quick Hello

    Introduce Yourself
    Just a quick hello and thanking you all in advance for the answers and advice you'll be giving me to my many questions and for your sympathy...... you know what I mean. After all we own and love Alfa Romeos. Alf
  14. Quick couple a vids......

    General Alfa Discussion
    GTA Cornering...... Alfa Romeo 156 GTA in einer Kurve - Video Dyno Madness..... YouTube - (Vid 2 of 2) More Dyno - NA Alfa Romeo Milano 24v 3.7 Litre
  15. Hello people a quick intro

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    I found this forum while searching for a 33 16v(moving to a new house with a garage in the near future),I have had many alfas over the years one sud ti,the rest 33's,the exhaust rasp and engine note from the boxer does it for me every time!,so if anybody out there knows of a nice 16v or even a...
  16. a quick hello

    Introduce Yourself
    Just thought I'd say a quick 'hello'. Had a browse through the forums etc. and it all looks pretty useful. I may be looking to buy an Alfa 146 soon (I've seen one already :) so maybe it's time to break my Alfa virginity!!) so the site will prove very useful, I'm sure. I'll probably be asking...
  17. heres some quick picturs of my baby

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    heres my new baby always wanted a V6 gt
  18. Cambelt Woes; Quick Question!

    General Alfa Discussion
    Here's a quick question guys, I'm interested in a 166 Super that's for sale and it has 90,000 on the clock. It had the belts done at 70,000. But that was back in 2001. So really, they will need doing fairly quickly. But here's the question; Has anyone actually had belts go because of the AGE...
  19. Just a Quick Hi to all

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi everyone, just wanted to quickly introduce myself to all. Im Gianni and live in Australia, i just got myself a 2006 147 selespeed, and can't wait to pick it up. Im here to learn as much as i can, and meet others who have a passion for these nice Italian cars. Have a good one Ciao
  20. quick question thermostat for 98 -> 98

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hey guys, just a quickie to ask which thermostat part i would want for my 98 (s reg) V6... after reading on here i found that shop4parts has bosch parts for upto 98 and 98 onwards. As mine is the 98 -> 98 model ( although i've never known why there was a version like that) i just want to check...