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  1. Rear wiper repairs

    Alfa Giulietta
    Well collected car today they changed rear wiper motor but erratic operation remained,BCM ordered (funnily enough I told them BCM 3 weeks ago) fitted and coded now it works exactly as designed. However on way home I stopped at petrol station for screen wash as that was left empty,opened boot to...
  2. List of most common repairs in the warranty period

    Alfa Giulia
    Soon, the warranty period for my Giulia stands out. Which repairs are most commonly made on your Giulia's? I want to request all repairs before the expiry of the warranty period ... Especially the hardware! I found on this forum: - the luggage compartment cover hits the bumper (damaged color)...
  3. Alfa Romeo Servicing / Repairs / Parts KZN

    South Africa
    Hi all, Please note that FCA is now servicing out of Kia PTN, please contact 031 492 2400 for all your parts, services & repair requirements. Also, as of the 5th of Dec you you may contact Kia Umhlanga for the same, their no. 031 570 4700. Regards Avi
  4. Soft Top Roof Repairs

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Greetings to one 'n' all, Anyone have any experience of repairing small wear holes in their soft top? I have just acquired a 1998 Spider which needs a bit of tlc. The roof has small wear holes where the previous owner have been putting it through a car wash or something, so they have frayed...
  5. Body control module repairs

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, Can anyone recommend a body control module repairer? Thanks
  6. Swirl Kit repairs

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Wanting to keep car standard, is there any repair kits available on the market to change or replace the swirl vanes instead of deleting. Is it possible to change all in situ? I was thinking of replacing before they parted on there journey through the engine!!!
  7. Hi fi repairs

    The Technology Section
    Hi all, My parents have a turntable that needs servicing / repairing but typing "hifi repairs Guildford" in to Google doesn't seem to produce many results and AV Forums doesn't seem to have a page for recommending services. Where can I look to find someone near them who might offer such...
  8. More Bodged repairs found

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    The story on the wife's 147 continues, After plenty of work on the rest of the engine and suspension and still being very low on power I decided to order a pair of new CAT's and today went to do the half hour job of changing them (forgot it was an Alfa LOL) only to find the bodge artist mechanic...
  9. Convertible Hood repairs

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    The triangular sections each side of the plastic window on my spider have creased ( looks like they need Ironing out )such that the edge of the window is now visible but not leaking. Is this repairable and if so is there anyone in the UK that specialises in this type of work? A new hood is...
  10. 2001 GTV 3.0 V6 - Spares / repairs / breaking - For Sale

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I currently have a GTV V6 advertised on eBay which someone in this Forum may find useful as a parts car. I bought it for the gearbox which has now been fitted to my 156 GTA so the remaining parts may also put to good use. link...
  11. Paint repairs in Telford?

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi, my wife has brought me a personised 5 digit plate for my 40th as a surprise (the hints worked) 😂😎... however I need the 5 holes left behind from that god awefull black plynth. Can anyone recomend either a mobile or business in the Telford area please and an idea of cost? Thanks, Justin
  12. M32 repairs - Cornwall

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Decided to start a new thread just to discuss the fixing of my gearbox I have whirring noise in gears 3,4,5 and 6 and so from looking at the many threads on here it seems I need the bearings changing. I've emailed a few garages sourced through these forums, the quickest to reply were WG...
  13. Body repair workshop with experience in classic Alfa repairs

    South Africa
    Hi all Its my first time taking on a restoration project and I'm looking for someone in the Cape Town area with experience in doing body repairs on a 105 series Alfa coupe. Can anyone maybe point me in the right direction? Regards James Pics attached of some of work that needs to be done on...
  14. Alfa repairs Swansea

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi can anyone recommend a good garage in Swansea that charges reasonable rates and are good with alfas? Thanks
  15. Camera repairs

    The Technology Section
    Just sent my Sony camera to DK AVS Ltd for repair. Excellent service, quick turnround and fair pricing. Can highly recommend their services. https://www.dkavs.co.uk/
  16. Seat repairs

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    After 110000 miles, the driver's seat on my beloved GTV is looking a bit past its best. A common problem I know but does anyone know a good (and easy/cheap way to repair them)? I have seen leather repair kits on eBay for around £20 which if you believe the description and the before and after...
  17. Ecu repairs

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Sort of a continuation of a previous post, got a couple of weird electrical faults and have been advised its most likely body computer module. Just wondering if anyone had any experience with any ecu repair places that they could either recommend or warn me to avoid. Rang a couple today and was...
  18. Upgraded Alfa 156 jtdm sport for sale (spares or repairs)

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys, well my 156jtdm sport has been sat collecting dust for the last six month since having issues after changing the radiator and thermostat. It's third down the pecking order so realistically it's got to go. Now listed on ebay...
  19. Spider hood repairs

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Having had my clutch slave cylinder replaced recently, its renewed my interest in getting the other bits and pieces on the Spider resolved. The rear of my hood is quite scruffy, particularly where the side panels are meant to be taught where they meet the plastic window (the Velcro strips are...
  20. Repairs....... and more repairs

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Have owned my 159 for only a few weeks and so far have spent about £1,500.00 putting her right. So far have replaced Cambelt&water pump Glow plug relay box All glow plugs Fuel/Air/Oil filters and oil change All 4 coil springs (both O/S had cracked) Thought that was it then found out both lower...
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