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  1. Suspension Trick to Make the Car More Softer & Comfortable at Bump Roads?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello everyone; After 4 years with my Phase 2 , 2.0 Twin Spark GTV , i am seeking a more comfortable ride especially in bump roads! Over the last 4 years i did the below changes to the suspension: 1) Monroe Shock Absorbers 2) Eibach 2.5cm Sport Springs 3) Front Strut Bar 4) Front Wishbones 5)...
  2. Powerflex get's softer in time?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Rear suspension on the Cup was replaced last week, refurbed pan arms, new KGB shocks and powerflexed on every bush. Just done 400 miles in two days over various surfaces, motorway good but "bouncy" if surface is poor, A roads are good but "harsh" if surface isn't good. .... In essence unless...
  3. softer 147

    Tuning & Upgrades
    after searching the forum I have to start a new thread. 1 month ago I got some 17" TI rims and the ride is, lets say harsh. The roads here are really bad. it's not that unconfortable, it's just that the suspension suffers very much. I read that the original dampers are not that good and I...
  4. Softer suspension for a 2000 Lusso sportwagon

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    My Father in law now has my sportwagon. Loves the car but the suspension is too hard for him and could do with being softer. They live in the country with appalling roads so there are some nasty potholes and sharp edges in the road. And he has a bad back. The car is on original suspension...
  5. A softer ride

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I need to soften the ride on our spider. Either that or force the council to resurface the roads in our village - fat chance! My wife has trouble with her back but getting rid of the spider for a nice soft little run about is completely out of the question (obviously :) ). I am contemplating...
  6. Harder brakes . . . softer pedal ????

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Is this true - I have been havign probs with my brake pedal recently (initially Alfa told me it was the servo but now its not ). I changed the pads and discs approx 1000 miles ago, running grooved discs with greenstuff pads, the pedal has gone spongy now they have bedded in. I have had the servo...