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  1. Race Retro Stoneleigh Park

    Motoring Images
    A different outing today with a retro motorsport flavour at Stoneleigh Park, which is absolutely in the middle of nowhere. I've never been to this event before but have always fancied it so I bundled my offspring into the Jaag and off we went. A motosport show probably doesn't work without a...
  2. Retro install sunroof question

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I am wondering if it would be possible to retro fit a factory sunroof? With all original drain pipes, switch, motor, headlining, seals, glass panel etc, I have all the parts. I am presuming the roof section was already pressed in the factory (or before) so are there any after-market installers...
  3. Retro fit auto lights and dim rearview mirror?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Any way of retro fitting one of these? http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/ALFA-ROMEO-159-GENUINE-INTERIOR-REAR-VIEW-MIRROR-AUTO-1560593780-/291582581710?hash=item43e3ad1bce:g:sZMAAOSwAodWE6eU Would all the wiring already be there and just a case of changing the stalks and fitting the mirror with sensor?
  4. Retro cars mag

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Scanned a copy of this in the newsagent while waiting for a friend, put it down very quickly for fear of seeing a "modified" classic Alfa..........
  5. 159 Retro fit

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Greetings folks, I own a 159 Alfa 159 2.4, 2006 with manual seats, would the electric seats fit and would there be a factory loom installed? I'm also hearing the side mirror parking assist was fitted with the electric seat option? Cheers Simon
  6. Retro Fitting Front Parking Sensors

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Has anyone done this? Is it possible to get the genuine parts from the dealers and connect them into the car so they display on the dash?
  7. Retro autolusso

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Fantastic write up in retro magazine this month. Well done Ned and the team. Thanks for featuring the GTV too
  8. Retro fit roof rails

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Is it possible to retro fit the roof rails on my sw? Or were they a factory fit option only?
  9. Who's up for a retro knock-off!?

    General Motoring Discussion
    Mark II Jaaaag, anyone? Models Line-up | Mitsuoka Motor
  10. Retro HiFi

    The Technology Section
    Just inherited my dad's vinyl collection and Garrard deck so got it up and running with a Marantz amp from the late 70s I have and enjoying the warmth of vinyl for the first time in a while. What's your retro setup? Bonus points if you know the album :D
  11. Retro fit monochromatic interior mirror and Oem parking sensors

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi, There's any way to retro fit an electrochromatic interior mirror? If yes can show a DIY? And parking sensors there's anyway to retrofit OEM to appear indication on BC about parking sensors distance?
  12. Autolusso in Retro cars magazine

    General Alfa Discussion
    Retro cars magazine have done a three page feature in this months mag about a GTV we did extensive work on. There are a few mistakes in the article but there you go :rolleyes: There is also a feature in there about the Alfasud 6C build This is their Facebook page with a bit of info...
  13. How do from Retro Cars Magazine

    Introduce Yourself
    Hello all, yes I'm the editor of Retro Cars magazine and have just bought a 916 GTV as my daily runner. It's featured in our October issue where we take it to Auto Lusso for a full inspection, and as it turned out, a tonne of work too! All in all really happy with the GTV it out handles most...
  14. Saturday 28th June, Castle Combe -Classic & Retro Action Day

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Hi Folks Our club have a couple of spare ( :wow: free!) tickets for this Saturday's Classic & Retro Action Day @ Castle Combe if anyone is interested. https://www.castlecombecircuit.co.uk/events/action_display_event.asp?BookingEventID=629
  15. RadioNav retro fit

    Alfa MiTo
    I've hit a brick wall and need some help guys :GOODWORK: Having purchased a OEM RadioNav from a breakers yard last year and having a successful retro fitting on the wife's 155tb I thought I would give it a go on my 2012 QV :thumbs: Now the problem is that although the last install was...
  16. Retro fit Sat Nav for 159

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hi all Just about to buy a 159, my 7th Alfa :-) I've seen this on eBay: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/251377665472 and wondered if anyone as one of these? Car already has blu&me and USB connector built, will this conflict with the new unit? Any other suggestions welcome. Cheers David...
  17. New Giulietta DAB radio retro fit on old Giulietta

    Alfa Giulietta
    My topic heading is slightly misleading - I don't want the new UConnect system in my Giulietta but I do wonder whether the new system and the fact it is DAB means there may be someway of retro fitting one of the original Giuliettas with a dash mounted, integrated DAB radio now?
  18. Retro fitting power fold mirrors, can it be done?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    On most cars the loom is there for all the extras that higher models have. Mine came without power fold mirrors. You really need it here in Spain! I fold the mirrors in manually but would like them to be power fold. The question is if I buy them and the switch can they be installed? I had this...
  19. Auto Dimming mirror retro fitting technical help please

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi All Was considering retro fitting an auto dimming rear view mirror to my 159. I have removed the centre light and switch console and found two spare block connectors which I assume is for this optional extra? One connector I guess is for the mirror the other for the wiper rain sensor which...
  20. Race Retro / Silverstone Auctions Alfas

    General Alfa Discussion
    A number of lovely Alfas are going 'under the hammer' at next weekend's Silverstone Auction at Race Retro Race Retro - Europe's premier historic motorsport show, classic cars and bikes Following the sky-high prices achieved at the Solo Alfa sale at Retromobile in Paris, it will be interesting...
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