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  1. Spider JTS electric roof advice

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hope it's okay to post this here, as there doesn't seem to be an appropriate heading for this model in the technical advice forum. I'm thinking of buying a 2008 JTS Spider (the 1997 916 finally needs to find an owner that has the skills to look after it better!) from a reputable dealer, but the...
  2. Need Roof servicing

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I have a 2007 plate spider which has a very temperamental roof. Sometimes it opens, sometimes not. Sometimes it closes, sometimes not. Am thinking I need to get the roof mechanism serviced. Can anyone recommend a good place to get this done (UK based, preferably close to South Wales). Was hoping...
  3. Sportwagon Roof Rack Bars - For Car With Rails.

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Bought a set of silver Whispbars a year ago but managed to get hold of some black ones recently. Old ones on eVilbay now. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/254373997229 Guy
  4. Need a replacement Spider roof motor - help!

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi folks, Disaster has struck and the roof motor that sits in the cubby hole behind the seats, locks/unlocks the roof, has 100% electrically packed up. The Alfa part number is 60630546 Does any anybody have a working spare from a car they are/have broken? If yes pm me with a price. Many...
  5. 159 official roof bars

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi Alfa owners! Unfortunately I am no longer an Alfa owner but planning to come back with a Stelvio in the near future. As I no longer have my 159 I have the official roof bars for sale. If anyone is interested send me a PM offer and we'll go from there. It'll be pick-up from Cambridge only...
  6. Electric roof stops at 5th arc

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello. I've a 916 spider phase 2 with roof problems surprise surprise. It is a consistent fault as will not open at all unless I use the buttons behind the seat now and put hood away manually. I can put hood up with the centre console button all the way to the 5th arc then just stops. ie...
  7. Spider 2001 Roof Seals

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi, I am hoping some one can point me in the right direction. I am looking to replace the roof seals on my Spider, specifically those that are right above the door windows, I think its 2 per side. I have found the long one that runs down the the side on ebay/partsworld. Thanks
  8. Roof - Another thread..but slightly different!

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Ok, So I have had the Spider for a year now and a few weeks or so ago, occasionally when opening the roof, the rear deck would lift the first couple of centimetres and then not go further. It only did it in about 1 in 10 roof openings and I also discovered that if I put my finger in the gap and...
  9. Help with changing spider roof please

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, I have purchased a few weeks ago a gorgeous spider with the roof not working. After changing some parts it now operates perfectly but the hood material also has some holes in it. I now have a new soft top to replace it with, but seem unable to figure out how to remove the front plastic...
  10. Spider 939 roof removal

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Can anyone advise how to remove the roof completely to get the frame repaired please?
  11. another roof thread !

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    recently purchased a spider and the roof worked fine for 5 days (not bad for an alfa !!)and now does not complete the opening cycle , it works up to the rear roof attempting to locate into the roof storage recess and it lifts approx 12" from the front rail A beep and then a warning on the dash...
  12. Spider Hydraulic Roof Hose Diagram..?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi All, I've got a leaky roof hose and need to replace it. Is there a diagram that shows exactly where each individual hose connects to the motor..? Seems all the hoses are taped together and I want to disconnect the correct one when I swap it out. Then finally my roof will work again..yay! Cheers
  13. Whisbar Roof Bars

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Before I put them up on eBay I've got a pair of silver Whispbar Aero bars for a 159 Sportwagon for sale to one of you lot first! They're for cars with the factory rails only and are for sale as I've bought a pair of black ones that match my black rails...
  14. How to fix the Spider roof cover motor

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Dear community, recently I had to face an issue on my Spider V6 (broken spindle on the roof bonnet motor), I was able to fix it also thanks to the indication that I found on this site. Here a link to the PDF procedure that I made (900 KB)...
  15. Roof screws down to tightly

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    The roof of my Spider is leaving a mark on the clamshell, tried fitting a rubber seal to it that was worse. I would like to know how to adjust the screw down screws that hold the rear of the roof to the clamshell, my worries are that if I loosen it of then it may let water in ?? Is there a...
  16. HELP... Spider roof problem

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Went to drop the roof today and this happened : pressed button and one side of the rear roof section unlatched, the OS remained firmly latched. disconnected battery , reconnected after approx an hour pressed button unlatched side motor activated and then shut down. I cannot find any facility to...
  17. Spider roof flap motor for sale, brand new

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Spider roof flap motor for sale, brand new - I am in South Africa but can probably ship to UK or USA - Is brand new and still at the dealer as I have not collected it - If you buy this so I can recoup some of my costs you will be helping out an Alfa owner. Update - The dealer ordered me a...
  18. thule roof rack sale

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    for alfa 159 saloon thule roof bars for sale pm me £120
  19. Roof bars

    Alfa Giulietta
    Has anyone got any roof bars for sale? Thanks
  20. Roof hydraulic luid capacity

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi folks, I'm a long time alfa owner, first GTV in 1997, a red Ph1. Which even I couldn't justify as suitable transport with small children. Anyway I have returned to the fold with a 2000 Spider. I'm on the rolling refurbishment road this past 3 years. The time has come to replace the seals...
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