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  1. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    My 2007 Spider only has 39000 miles on, but both lower swing arm bushes are cracked.. Anybody know if this is a common issue on these cars? Part isn't too pricey, but getting both fitted is 4 hours labour.. :irked: For reference - it's the one marked 2 in the pic below.
  2. South Africa
    hi guys i'm drivin a 145 2l i've posted some problem on here and found great help. thx a million but...exp somethin new. My battery loose power as im driving ..No alternater light on dash board shows. i thought it was the battery. Put in my friends he started and drive for two hours. the same...
  3. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Guys just back from nct and they have failed me on both front swing arms. my question is , is this the same as a wishbone, or is the dampening arm doe the suspension? where do i get them and how do you replace them.
  4. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi everyone, Does anyone know where I can get hold of an off side (RHS) rear lower swing arm for a 96 Spider? It's failed it's MOT on this point and also on it's emission, which the garage thinks maybe to do with the Lambda sensor, so would be grateful for any helpful info on where to get...
  5. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Alfisti I just came back from the NCT/MOT test...my baby passed all the test no problemo..but the guy failed me on visual inspection:rant: He said "the right front swing arm bolts look worn..neads to be replaced" :rant: He mentioned 2 bolts on top ??? Could U tell me which bolts he means...
  6. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi I am looking for a 2nd hand rear swing arm (the one the shock absorber bolts onto) for a Spider / GTV. The condition of the bushes does not matter since I will be fitting new Powerflex ones. Can anyone help?
  7. Alfa 145 & 146
    :( hello im new to the alfa scene got myself a 1995 146 boxer for much cheapness but need to fix passengers back swing arm as wheel is sitting at an angle would like to find out how easy it is to fix thanx
  8. Introduce Yourself
    Hello everyone, As a new, proud owner of a 156 Veloce (02), I have noticed that the underside engine compartment is perilously close to the ground. In fact, driving around Kingston where there are untold amounts of speed ramps is not much fun! Is this normal for the 156 or has it just been...
  9. Alfa 164 & 166
    Anybody happen to have a spare knocking around???? part no. is 60666021. All the Alfa dealers I have tried are o/s & the part is on backorder from Italy (using Sunwin Derby). I am really hopeful of getting parts from Italy whilst the olympics are on :( :( I can't find any pattern part...
  10. General Alfa Discussion
    Anyone seen this months Auto Italia ? What a beasty !!!! Genuine Ferrari F1 paint, swing up "wing doors", various other mods................oh, and 337bhp :eek: Just take a look............. http://www.novitec.net/com/x_gtgal.htm
  11. Poll Room
    The poll's back, thanks Pasi. Anyway, which do you prefer? Always prefer coupes myself. E-type/ MG/ Fiat Coupe/ GTV and so forth.
  12. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I've got a set of centre and outer rear swing arm bushes, brand new from powerflex, for sale if anyone wants them. The whole set (including the inners which i've used) cost £85 from eb spares. send me a private message if your interested.
  13. General Alfa Discussion
    Hey everyone.. I've just got a price for rear swing arms for my 93 Q4.. they weigh in at about £170+vat each!! ouch. Does anyone know if these are exactly the same as any of the Lancia delta's & suggest any 'cheeper' places I can try to get some from. The plan was to replace both fron & rears...
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