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  1. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, I'm after a bit of advice regarding changing the clutch on my 120k mile GT JTD. The clutch pedal is a bit stiff and the previous owner did say it was starting to slip (not that I could get it to). I'm currently in the middle of replacing the front ARB bushes, upper and lower arms and...
  2. Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    Hello All, I am in the process of changing the head gaskets on my beloved (we can't use dirty words on this forum) Alfa Romeo 166 3.0 V6 24V Lusso.....its blue metallic, the snappiest colour after red on these behemoths, and aside from the engine's peccadilloes, a sweet ride....and speaking of...
  3. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Just spent the best part of 4hrs wrestling with my engine/gearbox. I cannot seem to be able to drop the lump the remaining few inches due to mainly the lower wishbone sub structure mounts snagging on the drive shaft output flanges. I have repositioned the stropps/trolley jack etc,etc to no...
  4. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    My brother is thinking about buying an alfa from Solo Italia. What are people's opinions of them?
  5. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Just wanted to know if anyont has had any dealing with Solo Italia? I have heard but don't know much about their reputation. I am asking as my brother lives in Oxford is interested in buying an Alfa off them cheers
  6. General Alfa Discussion
    Paul Fitzachary, who was the Service Manager at now closed Victor Motors, is going solo. I believe he will be working from Shankill, from his home garage I think. I can recommend him so far as I have found him very knowledgable about Alfas (he has spent years dealing with them) and overall a...
  7. General Alfa Discussion
    anyone used solo italia in witney, a friend is buying a fiat coupe and is looking for a referance, i bought few bits for my 145 and they seemed ok,
  8. General Motoring Discussion
    From Solo careers are risky. Just ask David Lee Roth. When Henrik Fisker, the former design director at Ford Motor's Aston Martin subsidiary started his own car company, Fisker Coachbuild, in January, we wondered why the Danish-born prodigy appeared to be throwing away such a...