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  1. Rocker panel replacements 156 saloon.

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Morning, anyone know where I can buy the inner and outer sills? Can't seem to find any one that makes them? Many thanks,
  2. Access rocker for paint less repair

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Need to access inside the door rocker to fix dent using the paint less repair - is the best access via the wheel arch (after wheel liners off) or can it be accessed after the door sill is removed.
  3. Twin Spark rocker cover gasket replacement question

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Need a bit of advice, I am going to be changing the rocker cover gasket on my twin spark ph1. I found a good thread on here with instructions and pictures and so all good on that front. My question relates to use of gasket sealant: - what's the recommended one that I can get hold of easily? -...
  4. Weeping Rocker cover TBI

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    It appears that the rocker cover on my 159 TBI is weeping slightly. Has anyone ever replaced the gasket before? Any hints and tips? I have replaced rocker cover gaskets before in simpler engines but the TBI has a lot more electrics and pipework to contend with.
  5. *Advice Needed * Alfa Rocker cover Torque settings

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Need to replace the rocker cover as it is cracked on my 2007 GT 2.0JTS could someone tell me the torque setting and tightening sequence? Cant find it anywhere
  6. For Sale Alfa 3L V6 12V Polished Rocker Covers

    Alfa 164 & 166
    I just put these on Ebay if anyone is interested. I had them professionally polished maybe 15 years ago as a spare set to drop on my 164 before visiting car shows and never used them. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Alfa-Romeo-3L-V6-12V-Polished-Rocker-Covers-3-0-164-Engine/202365200013 or contact...
  7. Powdercoated Intake & Rocker, What Do You Think?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Just got them back from the powdercoaters yesterday. I had to sand down the tops of the fins back to the metal myself. I couldn't believe how hard this coating is, It took me over 2 hours to do it!! Worth it though in my opinion. Anyway what do you think? Plenum & Rocker Cover on Flickr -...
  8. rocker gasket help !156

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    need to replace my rocker gasket and wanted to know was the torque settings when re tightning the bolts up dont wanna snap em!! i have searched for a guide on here but cant find one any help would be great cheers oh alfa 2.0 156 1999
  9. Rocker cover compatability

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, I think they're the same, but will a rocker cover (probably the wrong term nowadays) from a 2.0TS CF2 fit a 1.6TS CF3? Cheers, Iain
  10. v6 rocker cover bolts

    Wales South
    as title, has anyone got them from breaking a v6? as they are odd size to buy (and i work in a company that manufacures machinary!! They are (M7x1.00) 38mm. with 6mm allen cap heads? have put up in wanted, just wondering if anyone local had some laying around - only need 3-4
  11. rocker cover gasket

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hi guys, i got a 2001 alfa romeo 156, and it is using a bit of oil over the last few months. after i short journey i noticed it was leaking oil from the bottom. went to the mech, and they said it was the rocker cover gasket that had worn out. the car never used any oil or leak any oil, before i...
  12. rocker cover gasket

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    my 2.0 ts has just started to leak from the cam cover next to my cam belts is this a easy job to replace the gasket and is it still driveable as i have to get to work as its 6 miles away its close but to far to walk and does any one know how much the gasket will cost ? any advice will help...
  13. Cleaning the alloy rocker covers etc.

    Car Detailing
    Hi. As it's spring I am planning to spruce up the 3.2 lump in Clare's GT. What's the best product to use on the alloy rocker covers and plenum chamber? Need to de-grease them first and them shine them up. Any ideas? Cheers,
  14. Rocker cover Colour & Stick on dash stuff!!

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi all.... ;) Does anyone have any pictures of their rocker cover painted? i swear i saw a red rocker cover on here but i cant find it anywhere!! Mine is looking awfull at the mo,thinking of taking off the red alfa letters to make it silver and then make the rocker cover red..... any views...
  15. Replacing rocker cover gasket on gtv

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Is this straight forward on a gtv?
  16. V6 Rocker Cover Leak

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello all, The Rocker Cover Gasket on my rear Bank is leaking and making a right mess, I must admit I'm a bit worried about changing it myself due to the amount of dismantling and possibility of me making a hash of it. Is it a pain in the arse and best left to the pro's? If so what should I...
  17. gunge in rocker cover

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi All Hopefully some one can advise me on a problem i've just discovered. There's gunge in the channel on the rocker covers,it seems to be oil like but it's hard and brittle,it'e definatly a leak from the injectors as i poured water into the trough and there was bubbles when the engine was...
  18. Replacing rocker cover gasket on 1.8 TS

    Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    Oil seems to be leaking from under the rocker cover so I have ordered a new gasket to replace it. Does anyone know if I need to apply anything to the gasket to make it seal correctly or do I just swap it straight over? Thanks in advance
  19. How-to: Repaint your Rocker Cover

    Tuning & Upgrades
    Here's how i redid my rocker cover You will need -paint scraper -high temperature paint (I used Halfords Very High Temperature paint, metallic red, €8.99 a can) -wire brush and/or brilo pad -vaseline -glass jar -nitromors (or similar) -rubber gloves -bowl for water -2 cloths -fairy dishwash...
  20. rocker cover..replace or repair?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    the rocker cover on our 2.0 gtv has a crack in it allowing oil to weep out. the mechanic asked me to track down a replacement on ebay or on here ... so heres the question ...would it be worth having it ally welded and re used or would that be too expensive compared to a direct replacement part (...
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