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  1. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    ther other 2 episodes are in a playlist on my channel.
  2. Motoring Images
    This is a restoration thread of my 1998 Phase 1 GTV 3.0 V6, which was recently discovered & unearthed from it’s 5-year slumber in a North Devon “tomb.” Lots of work and pics ahead :rotate:
  3. Alfa 145 & 146
    Im no professional you-tuber just fancied making a few videos on its progress. currently up to part 3.
  4. Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Hi all, Been quite a while but have been quite busy over the last 2 years restoring my 1983 Sud Ti from the ground up. The car was quite clean before but was always left wondering what the actual condition of the shell was underneath the existing paint, so I decided to strip it fully. Below are...
  5. Motoring Images
    I piled my long-suffering kids in the Jaag last weekend and dragged them to the NEC again. These are the highlights. I love the colour, the shape, the lot. IMG_20170401_132902872 by keith hilton, on Flickr Early 70s SS396 which makes it one of the last true musclecars. £38k and I need it in...
  6. Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    I have started or should I say finishing up a partly completed resto I recently purchased. I knew I had a few rust spots to deal with and spent the day grinding and "investigating". I removed the rear side internal trim to take a look at the old rear window mechanism, which doesn't work, To my...
  7. The Classic Alfa Romeos
    I'm going to embark on a "RER" come winter - something I've been putting off until I have enough time - I do now; The boot floor is rotten where it joins the rear panel and valance as is the valance itself - inner and outer - its my intention to either repair or replace the floor and replace the...
  8. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    So, bought my first Alfa last weekend. finally got it home last night :) Brief story, a friend of a friend has had it in his garage for 5 years since he couldn't afford an alternator replacement, and it's been sat there ever since. He advertised it on facebook for £400 saturday morning, I...
  9. South Africa
    Restored GTA SW Dont know if you guys have seen this before but that was one hell of a restoration. ps if the page wont load use something like hola unblocker and set your location to usa, I had problems loading the site at first
  10. Alfa 164 & 166
    Picked up a 164 Cloverleaf to join my 75 Cloverleaf. Terrible lacquer peel an I am short on time so gone to body shop for complete respray, I did fully strip it first to save some cash.
  11. South Africa
    A work colleague asked if there was anything I could do to brighten up his Headlights on his Astra 2.2 Looked at his lights and said I could sort these out for him no problem :D This what they looked like before hand which is typical for the Astra G's :rolleyes: After I worked my magic...
  12. The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Gday everyone, After a lot of blood, sweat, and tears in finding the right project Alfa, i recently made the plunge to buy a 75, specifically an 89' 3.0 V6. Then, i accidentally ended up buying the GTV6 he was offloading as well (im a sucker for any Alfa). Im super excited, but i was just...
  13. South Africa
    I'm wondering when we'll get some updates on (off the top of my head) Jaxx's 2000 GTV, Lance's 116 GTV, Eric's GTA replica project, Scotty's forcefed stepfront. I was going through Jaxx's old thread and I would have loved to see how all of those droolworthy bits were going to come together.
  14. Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    I don't know enough about restorations to pass judgement but at £600 (current bid) it looks ok to me? http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Alfa-Sud-Sprint-Veloce-Restoration-project-/251393018964?pt=Automobiles_UK&hash=item3a88310c54
  15. South Africa
    So at 12 today I headed down to the hardware store to pick up parts for the weedeater. On my way back to the GTV I see a gentleman from the petrol station next door signalling for me to wait. So I wait, he compliments me on the car and we start chatting and it turns out he's a retired engineer...
  16. South Africa
    I have been wondering what to do about my GTV's dash now that the restoration is almost done. I thought of shrink-wrapped vinyl but have no idea how well this can be done locally (and on a tight budget!) and loose vinyl covers are expensive to have sewn up right and still don't fit nicely around...
  17. Alfa GTA
    Ok so i didn't take very much care of my 156 GTA over the last couple of years. especially when things were tight and i had her parked up for most of last year. Now i am using here everyday as a daily commuter which is nice, but the car is defo suffering. I am slowly getting there and i still...
  18. Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    It's been 10 months since I painted the Sprint shell and back then I thought 3 months would get it back on the road ........ if only :cheese::cheese: Ten months of continuous graft, a lot of head scratching and several cross-border journeys to collect bits and way too much money spent ..... just...
  19. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Originally I was looking for a V6 GTV to add to the collection but it will have to wait as this little gem came on my radar !! You guys know I'm a sucker for a "ph1 project" ;) Its a 2 owner car and was 1st taken in as a demo car at Fish Brothers main dealers of Swindon. 1 of the guys there...
  20. South Africa
    Ok so after about an hour on the phone with my dad, we decided the route well take with the GTV. I've been yearning for an 80's Alfa for some time and my dad has one, so we are going to restore it together, with my style being the driver for the project direction. So it WILL be low, will ride...
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