My GTV was originally registered in Kent in 1998. Since then, its had numerous private reg. plates and currently carries a non-private Northern Ireland plate as it spent the last 5 years with the previous owner in NI. Now its back in England, the NI plate is legal here, not classed as a...
Fellas - anyone help with this...please - doing my 'flippin' lid in!!? I'm half way through doing the cam belt on my 2.0 TS - having a nightmare trying to figure out how the balancer belt tensioner is supposed to work...?
Some procedural advice I found said to use a screwdriver to rotate the...
Anybody with some legal advice because I am affraid I might kill someone in his own office?
The story goes like this: I went to a local pub to watch a game on Friday evening when I as called out to attend to my car as it was apparently parked illegally. I immidiately went out (The parking spot...
My local "indie" has bought a S3 ti sud and has asked me if I could find a complete windscreen surround for it as the rust bugs really have been eating it (its the worst I've seen).
Really though I think he would be better off with a half decent shell as the inner wings and boot floor...
After spring Alfa day i have decided my life is not complete without a quad rear back box, i am after recommendations of systems and ease of fit, obviously the rear apron has to be carved up but can it look a mess? Anybody else with same urge please join the bandwagon!!!
My 147jtd suffered with a temperamental drivers window switch, which is part of a "pack", which means if i fitted another one it would need the proxy alignment to reset the can bus thingy.
First job was to buy another off t'bay, to use as a donor.
Remove the switch pack from the car, no...
Hi. I have just got a s2 spider with the ch no 115410006225. Its an imported car from california brought over in 91 and has 60000 mls on the clock only 2000 of which have been covered since in the u.k. The car has never had any of the usual repairs due to rot, but has suffered minor accident...
ive been looking into buying a 156 v6 very very soon and ive been wondering whether the gta wheels often pop up for sale? how much would i be looking to spend to get my hands on some? also are the gta lights the same but the chrome internals of the standards black?
It's a 2002 1.6 TS Lusso with FSH and the belts, etc done. About 62,500k on clock. Has all the books, 2 key fobs and is in excellent condition. Uprated Alfa alloys (16") that was done at Alfa and not aftermarket. As I said, in excellent condition for the year and runs as sweet and true as if...
Can anyone take a trace of what the 3rd lambda sensor (i.e. after CAT) is doing on there car please using Alfadiag or similar. I want to check the output on mine seems reasonable. If at all possible against various rev ranges would be very helpful as well.
Thanks in advance.
P.S. You need a...
I am relatively new to this club but a true Alfa fan, currently having a 147 2.0 TS and a 1979 Alfasud Sprint 1.5. (and a Lancia Montecarlo !)
The 'Sud is a beautiful one owner car from new (30k miles) but needs recommisioning as it's been off the road for about 4 years now (just bought...
can't open bonnet (now sorted!)
I changed my radiator on the GTV V6 today. I was running low on time so closed the bonnet to return to it tomorrow. Of course I had removed the top cross-member above the radiator and disconnected the bonnet-pull cable on both sides to allow access, but I hadn't...
Does anyone have any info: on fitting a 6 speed box to a 164 12 valve Cloverleaf, Dex knows that someone not too far away (Midlands) has done the mod, but he can't remember who it is.
Any info: would be appreciated.
For the past few months the radio has been switching itself on and off on a regular basis .this has been a regular occurance when using the car for the first time in the day and finding the radio playing away!
A week ago this eventually resulted in a flat battery. vehicle was jump started...
Car (1999 2.0 t/s) mot'd in December with an advise on the exhaust back box
exhaust very loud of late so had back box changed..still just as loud!!, exhaust place said cat sounds hollow ???
Anyone had a cat changed ?, exhaust place said ball-park figure £180
saw a link to supplier (ages ago)...
Hi all, I need to change the front discs and pads all round on my GT Jtd. I've done this loads of times on my old impreza, but need a few pointers for this one.
Has anyone done this, and can put up a quick crib sheet?