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  1. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Can anyone help me. I am replacing the radiator but damaged the plastic connector on the top hose. I have been unable to locate a replacement. Does anybody know where I can get one?
  2. Tuning & Upgrades
    Replacing Alfa 159 1.9 JTDM "Oil Cooler Heat Exchanger" with normal Oil Radiator. Hello again, I'm here with another problem that needs to be solved in my case. On April/2019 I had a problem, engine oil mixed with engine coolant, because of the "Oil Cooler Heat Exchanger" on my 1.9 JTDM had a...
  3. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi Alfisti, Anyone in need of a fully refurbed GTV 916 bottom radiator support mount? As you know these over the years become corroded and brittle. I've managed to sand blast and powder coat in black if anyone is interested in purchasing? DM me for further details, I'll upload some pics in...
  4. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello everyone The last few weeks I've noticed my temperature gauge is climbing to 2 or 3 needle widths above 90 degrees before the fan activates. It seems to cut out just below 90 degrees after activation. Pretty sure the fan always used to come on at bang on 90 degrees and would take the...
  5. The Classic Alfa Romeos
    My '79 Alfetta 2.0 saloon needs a new radiator: the current one was bought new (by me) 25 years ago and its plastic side tanks are brittle and leaking. The saloon had a different radiator to the GTV coupé, and none of the usual suppliers seem to have one. One option is to have an all-metal...
  6. Alfa 164 & 166
    Radiator lower support bracket on my 166 v6 is badly corroded and I can't find a new or decent secondhand one. Noticed in another post GazzaF15her talked about making one!!
  7. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Ignore this ... Solved.
  8. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Whilst I'm delving around in the engine bay I will replace the radiator hoses. I don't particularly want to pay £160 for silicon ones even if they do last forever - the current ones have been good for 17 years so far, so some new ones will be good for the rest of the life of the car! I'm...
  9. Alfa MiTo
    I have a 2015 QV MiTo with 19,000 km. The outlet nozzle of the plastic coolant expansion tank failed. Heat around the nozzle has left it a discolored brown and the nozzle itself was cooked off. I never experienced abnormal temperatures, so I assume the plastic material of the tank at the...
  10. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Greetings fellow Alfa lovers, Quick question - will a 2007 radiator fit my 2004 model? GT V6. Regards Richard
  11. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hello there :) I have an Alfa Romeo 159 1.9 JTDM I love the car, but i sure have had a lot of problems due to alot of parts that needed to be changed. Recent thing i had to change was the Thermostat, and well, it was quite succesfull, before hand it got too hot, now it keeps the temperature...
  12. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I am just about to have the second replacement radiator fitted in my Spider. The radiator cracked on a seam in exactly the same place 12 months ago.The garage cannot find a fault what could it be. The car runs well and has no obvious problems.Can any body tell me if this a know problem. I have...
  13. Alfa MiTo
    As in title , how awkward is it?
  14. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi fellow enthusiasts, I live down under in Australia and need to replace my thermostat housing on my 1998 phase1 2.0L GTV TS, due to the T piece underneath breaking off. Everywhere Auto shop I’ve tried in Australia is quoting me on a thermostat housing that doesn’t have that T piece connection...
  15. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Radiator Heater may be is partialy blocked inside , is that reason to the climate system left side hot right side cold ? i checked the radiator heater two pipe outside the car , behind the engine two pipe is too hot , i touch bot of them very hot .
  16. Alfa Giulietta
    Hi all, So....the radiator failed on my car, and I’ve had it only 6 weeks. I’ve researched that Consumer Rights laws entitle me to a refund or repair, and I need to contact the garage. However, does anybody know if my rights are affected by having arranged and paid for the repair myself...
  17. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, I have to replace the radiator in my 2003 Alfa 147 1.6 ( with Aircon) and as I'am new to Alfa would appreciate some help. I have read up as much as possible on the procedure and what to make sure my shopping list is complete before starting the work 1. The radiator itself -> is this...
  18. Alfa GTA
    If anyone's interested https://motorstore.fr/gb/admin/898-radiateur-aluminium-direnza-alfa-romeo-gta.html Under payment select only deposit (30€).
  19. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hi, I’ve recently gone to change the radiator on my gt in doing so removing the clip shown in the attached photo, how am I supposed to fit it, do I need a specific tool, thanks Finley.
  20. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi All, I have had my 156 blow 2 expansion tanks in the last 6 months. I am looking at installing an alloy tank but am not sure if they will be any better. Could it be something else causing the excess pressure? Thanks Kathy
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