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  1. 105 Series 1600 engine surplus to requirements

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    I have a complete 1600 engine for a 105 Series, originally planned to go into my Jnr Z but that is not happening anytime soon so I could do with the space freeing up. Will need an overhaul I suspect as it has been stood for a few years! but it has always been kept warm in a garage and the oil...
  2. De - Cat No emissions requirements

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi Guys, can I safely de- cat a Phase 1 Twinspark Spider (1997) without running into engine management problems? In South Africa there are no emission requirements so the cat is not required by law. I would like to replace the current "bitsa" exhaust currently on the car with something a bit...
  3. Service requirements.

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, Got a lovely red leather upholstered GT JTS recently. got 65K on the clock, a service book full of stamps but no history in terms of receipts as bought from a forecourt...just a hand full of old MOTs I decided to do my own service as I'm handy with a pair of spanners. She needs new...
  4. FiatECUScan - minimum hardware requirements

    Alfa 145 & 146
    Hi everybody I'm thinking about trying to set up my own diagnostic machine (who doesn't, I know :) ). Looks like I will want to buy a second-hand laptop for that, so I'm wondering, what are actually the minimum system requirements to be able to install and use the FiatECUScan program? On the the...
  5. Any & all Alfa Romeo requirements

    General Alfa Discussion
    Hi Everybody!:) Just a quick message to say that unfortunately George Sexton is no longer working for Western Perth. Please contact myself or Malcolm Bell for any parts we can help with at all. If you have found a part at a better price than we have advertised, or anything you need that we...
  6. MiTo First Service Requirements

    Alfa MiTo
    I have been quoted my the dealer i bought the car from that the following will be done at the first service: Oil Ring/Seal Change Oil and Filter Pollen Filters Spark Plugs Dispose Oil Fuel Flush Engine Flush Screen Wash Health Check Mini Valet This comes in at a pretty heavy price (£400+)...
  7. Q2 Diff part requirements

    Tuning & Upgrades
    Just received my Q2 kit from EB Spares, (great quick service). and before I give it to the mechanic I checked the parts from those shown below: Q2 diff: Q2 diff - 0055208952 seal - 40004430 seal - 40004910 x2 gaskets - 4460880 bearings - 007655061 x 2 shim kit - 0095720273 Castrol Driveline...
  8. 164 service requirements

    Alfa 164 & 166
    hi, could someone plz tell me or point me in the direction of the schedule of works required for a 24v version, as if it was kept to dealer servicing from 0000 miles, thanks
  9. The Mot speedo requirements

    General Alfa Discussion
    What are the rules requiring speedos on the mot test, I collected my berty the day after it had passed its mot. Its a bit of a missmash, 1300 bodyshell, with 2000ltr engine/gearbox back axle, and the speedo was replace a couple of years ago, with a secondhand unit of unknown origin. The car also...