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  1. Source for torque settings?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I dropped off the heads of my V6 for skimming today, following a head gasket failure on the rear bank. I'm hoping to get them back and to start the rebuild this weekend, which means I will need torque settings for various nuts and bolts. I can't see these in the technical manual - "repair...
  2. Ignition and Air Con Power Source For Fan Install

    Alfa GTA
    Howdy. I'm putting in a new lightweight fan and alloy rad and the fan kit control module needs a power source which goes on with the ignition and one that goes on when the air con starts (air con clutch) Any ideas on the best place to tap into these?
  3. Windscreen Trim Screw Cover Source

    Alfa GTA
    Hi all, 147 GTA. At some point I've lost one of the caps that covers the screw which holds the plastic cover on over the wiper motor. No idea what the part is specifically called and a google search has not proved fruitful. The remaining one has a small clips on the underside so not sure how...
  4. Expansion tank hose source

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Does anyone have an aftermarket part number for the lower pipe on the expansion tank of the 2003 156 SW Selespeed 2.0 JTS ? Thanks
  5. Best source for quality top wish bone at a good price at the moment.

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    As the title says really ...where is the cheapest place to get a left upper wishbone for a late (so the different taper) 159? Lots on ebay seem to be selling one type for all years....we all know that wont work. Want a branded one...rather than a no name Chinese one. Meryle, Borg and Beck or TRW...
  6. Alfa 75 RHD car mats source

    Alfa 75, RZ, SZ
    Anyone got a decent source of Alfa 75 RHD car mats ? Just decent black ones with no silly logos.
  7. Source for injection hose clips

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Hi there, Anybody got a source for the clips which attach the injection rubber hoses from the plenum chamber to the inlet manifold please? The car is a '89 S3 Spider with Jetronic injection. Thanks Martin B
  8. Help! Where to source parts

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hellos, I need help where to source the following parts; Break Servo Throttle Potential meter My model is Alfa Romeo 156, 2.0JTS (Petrol) Manufacture year 2003 Thanks for all the help.
  9. P4 Viscous Coupler Source or Alternatives?

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Picked up our new P4 and it has everything but the Viscous Coupler - thought that might be the case. Runs fine in 2wd mode for the moment. But longer term, we will want to get the 4wd working again. So, the search begins now ... anyone know where I can get a replacement? Has anyone found an...
  10. Where is the Source: Alfa 147, front right window switch

    South Africa
    Hi there. Contacted a few people with no success. Please view this add to see what I am after. The rubber part of the window control switch. Also where...
  11. Help to source exhaust?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Does anyone know the best place to get a centre section for my exhaust - DPF to back boxes? It's a 2.4 (210) Brera......Any pointers would be great - Cheers!
  12. Need source for aftermarket rear muffler for '91 164

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Greetings-As much as I love this car, I just can't stomach shelling out $385.00 (plus shipping) for the replacement rear muffler. Has anyone found a suitable replacement that could be made to work without too much effort? In this day and age, I would think that there must be an online source...
  13. Yea.. another AUX in question. Can't change source

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    So I bought a blue mini iso block aux in cable. It connects fine but I can't switch source to CD Changer. I get "no source available" on the radio screen. Is this normal? Do I need to change a setting...
  14. Alfa GT door cards source?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi All, Long time reader here, youve all saved me soo much trouble lol. Now I have a new motor in my car I have a less demanding issue to restore... the car is black/ on black with tan seats and door inserts, a lovely color combo. Trouble is that the insert fabric/vinyl has become detached from...
  15. Help to source parts!!

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    After carrying out some work on my Brera today, I noticed a couple of brackets corroded through that the undertray bolts onto :surprised: I've found that the part number is 50505251 and as far as I know come as a pair - problem I have is sourcing them? So if anyone can ointment me in the right...
  16. Source for air intake sleeves for V6 required

    Alfa 164 & 166
    My 3.0 V6 has been missing. The rubber air intake sleeves between the nice shiny stainless steel pipes and the plenum had been replaced with silicone ones by a previous owner. I notice that 3 of the 6 had "slipped" away from the inlet pipe on the plenum allowing air to get in. It seems that the...
  17. Can't find 159 aux source

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi guys, maybe a stupid question but I would need your help in finding Alfa 159's aux source input from the original Alfa Romeo CD/radio (159 2.2 JTS 2006 with Bose subwoofer). I have already done and connected my DIY aux cable for iPhone but now I don't know how to select AUX option from the...
  18. Built in TomTom power source

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi, My Mito built in TomTom power source has suddenly failed. I have tried the mounting bracket & TomTom in another car and it gets power so I suspect some form of disconnection of the dashboard top socket has happened. Any clues regarding access/disassembly of the socket from the dashboard top...
  19. blue & me - source selection?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Can anyone tell me why the audio system doesn't always select the digital USB source in the glove box? There doesn't seem to be any logic to when it comes on. Also the USB source can be dropped (not paused), with no obvious way to re-select it through the menu. Can anyone shed any light on this...
  20. Help identifying source of coolant leak

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi there! New to the forum, but completely incompetent (to an extent) when it comes to mechanical know-how! I was driving my 2010 Mito on the motorway, after 5 minutes, my temp shot right up to 130. Pulled over, checked the coolant level - Completely empty. Managed to get to a garage to buy...