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  1. Sat Nav Retro Fit

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all ive had a good hunt through the forums but cant find an answer to my specific query. has anybody fitted one of these devices. if so I would be grateful for any opinion on functionality an integration with steering wheel controls on al alfa GT thanks...
  2. Retro re-stylees...

    General Motoring Discussion
    Some interesting ideas, including a couple of Alfas. Renault 16 - classic car icons reimagined for 2014 - Classic cars reinvented: MSN redraws the retro icons for 2014 - MSN Cars UK Ralf S.
  3. Retro fitting heated seats

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Guys My 166 has leather seats, the fronts have manual adjustment, except for the seat back which is electric and they are not heated. I'm considering treating myself to an upgrade to full electric with bun heaters. With that in mind, my questions for the assembled parish brains trust; can the...
  4. 164 12v 'Leaf in Retro Cars

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Just popped in a nearby corner shop to buy some penny sweets and Rothmans and to my surprise a magazine I have never heard of has a lovely write up on the 12v (yay some recognition) and the guy who restored her.
  5. Can you retro fit to a 156?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Evening all I have a 2005 156, it has manual back windows and doesn't have the little computer screen on top of the dash. Does anybody know if I buy the electric window motors etc for the rear will the wiring already be there, and the same question for the LCD displace and buttons that control...
  6. Classics and Retro Service In Westbury Wiltshire

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi Everyone We are a Classic and Retro Car Restoration and Maintenance Company based in Wiltshire and specialise in Alfa Romeos. We can also offer nationwide collection and delivery of vehicles. Thanks for reading and hope to here from some of you soon.
  7. Retro fitting a Ph2 electric hood into a Ph1 Spider

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I'm thinking of transferring a complete electric roof from a Ph2 Spider into my son's Ph1 (current it has a manual roof) Is this simply a lift and drop of the all the roof components i.e. hood, frame, hydraulics & ECU etc or are there any differences? Is the wiring loom the same? or will I...
  8. Retro fitting Bi-xenons and projector lenses

    Alfa GTA
    I posted these pics in my 147 progress thread but I'm so proud of my dad for finding and fitting these I felt it was worth its own thread :D How cool is this? (They started off as bog standard 147 headlights) IMG_7397 by chris147gta, on Flickr IMG_7401 by chris147gta, on Flickr IMG_7403...
  9. 156 cruise control retro fit

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi people I read somewhere that al sportwagon 156 have wires for retro fit cruise control? Is this true? Does anyone have a photo of where it plugs in? Am I being daft?
  10. Retro fitting electro-chromatic rear view mirror

    Alfa Giulietta
    Well after 18 months of thinking about it and waiting for others to post, it looks like it's down to me. I looked at ePer and they seem to be about £180 as a replacement part and there are a couple of different ones you can buy depending upon the spec of your car. That seemed just a bit steep...
  11. 166 3.0 v6 Retro Rides Bargain!! £495

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Copied from Retro Rides, £495 Bargain, has plenty of T&T too! Retro Rides - 1998 Alfa Romeo 166 - £495 - Lincs
  12. Retro Fitting - heated seats and cd changer

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi All, How about this. New 147 has a cloth interior and nice as it is it isn't leather. I have option to buy a heated leather set cheaply. Can they be retro fitted - is the wiring in place etc? Also a cd changer - is the wiring in the boot already? Thx Frombie
  13. Retro fit sunroof?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, Just wondering if you can retro fit a sunroof to a 156 SW? I know I should have just waited till one came up with the spec that I wanted, but jumped at the first one I drove. Has anyone attempted this before? Opening a can of worms no doubt ( quite literally he he:cheese:) Thanks
  14. Retro fitting 156 SWagon factory roof rails IS POSSIBLE!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Cos I've just done it. Here's a link to the other thread I had running giving details and pics.
  15. Stuttgart Retro classic 2013

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Taken last weekend. Even the Germans have taste 9 halls covering all aspects of classic transport. 15 Euros to get in. I'll be going next year if anyone wants to meet up.
  16. Retro car kings Alfa Romeo

    South Africa
    +-43 min of play enjoy. Discovery Channel: Retro Car Kings on Vimeo
  17. Retro fitting 156 sport wagon roof rails

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi I've had a 2001 artic green sport wagon for 6 years now and I love it. Planning on a 2nd baby and I need more carrying capacity so want to retrofit the roof rails. The Alfa franchise I go to say you can't retrofit on a 159 but aren't sure about a 156. I've seen 2 other threads from a few...
  18. heated seat . retro fit ??

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    would like to add heating to my leaher seats , done this on other cars quite easily , 1. can it be done with alfa's 2. are there any relays or extra wiring other than to the switches , any info would be helpfull before i go searching for the parts
  19. Automatic wipers retro fittable

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Does anyone know if the Rain Sensitive Wipers can be retro fitted, and if so what parts are needed, how's it done and most importantly how difficult is it????
  20. Retro fit GTV/Spider (916) autodrop windows the factory way.

    Motoring Images
    Index What is autodrop? Scope of this modification Overview What needs to be done to retrofit autodrop? Wiring ( overview ) Wiring ( detail ) Fitting autodrop regulators. Making the cam adjustment hole Fitting the Services Unit ( N82 ) Adjusting the cam Tools and parts required. ( with...