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  1. Questions on the 280 engine and towing.

    Alfa Stelvio
    Hi there, We are looking to replace our tow car and I find myself drawn to the Stelvio, I test drove a 280 on Tuesday and for the most part I was pleased with how it performed once it is up and running but experienced some pretty woeful pick up/lag from stand still, felt like almost 2 secs...
  2. Towing question

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, Can anyone tell me if an 1.9 JTDm is able to tow a caravan ? If so what is the max weight ? Thanks
  3. Front towing eye issue

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello! Had my GT a few months now and noticed the screw in tow bar for the front will not screw in properly. I believe the socket is partly damaged after inspection so was wondering if I’ll have to replace the part the screw connects to. Tried looking on one or two Alfa sites for the part but...
  4. Towing hook, Towing hooks, towing hook socket

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello carmakers! Can somebody help me? Alfa 156 SW 2.4 jtd 10v 2002. year I fitted a towing hook. It works electrically well! How can I use "Trailer direction indicators warning light" in the clock? How can I set up? Experiences? Thank you for your answers!
  5. Towing with a Guilia

    Alfa Giulia
    Sacrilege I know, but if I order a Guilia I will need to tow with it occasionally. Has anybody looked into this, what is the cost of the factory towbar, do they cut much out of the bumper?. I'd probably go for a Veloce, which I think has slightly different bumpers doesn't it?.
  6. 159 Sportwagon Towing

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi I need an estate for towing an unbraked trailer Anyone know the UNBRAKED Towing capacity if a 159 Sportwagon 2.2 Jts 3.2 V6 Thanks
  7. Tesla X races 4c while towing a 4c

    4C & 4C Spider
    Thought this would be interesting (about 3:50mins into video) https://youtu.be/ib-02b2ooLY?t=471
  8. Handicap Drag Race: Alfa 4C v Tesla towing an Alfa 4C

    South Africa
    Oh dear Ridiculous Tesla Drag Race: Alfa Romeo vs Alfa Romeo being towed by a Model X | Electrek
  9. Towing Eye/Strap for Track Day

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Hi, I'm going to be doing the Alfaholics track day in a couple of weeks and I need to get a towing eye/strap fitted. Which type would be most appropriate for my car and where can it be hooked up to? On the picture attached there are a couple of threaded bits in the lower of the two openings...
  10. No, that's not the towing eye!

    General Motoring Discussion
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y50BDHpCeFI
  11. Why two towing eye covers ?

    Alfa Giulia
    The front bumper has been made from early data ? They only had the side with the cover on ,twice .
  12. Towing eye cover gt

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi I need a front towing eye cover for the gt are 147-156 facelift ones the same as I can find them but none for a gt Thanks
  13. Q4 Towing & MOT Brake Testing

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, I was wondering if there is a risk of causing damage to the transmission when towing the Q4 version? I know that Lancia Delta Integrales can't be towed using a spectacle type lift on the front wheels as the diffs are damaged. Does this apply to the Q4? And, if it does can you put the car...
  14. towing caravan

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    are 159s good for towing caravans
  15. Towing a 147 2.0 Selespeed with A-Frame - Expect Damages?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi ALL, Quick Question.. Can a Selespeed Gearbox be towed with all 4 wheels on the ground without a risk of Damage to the gear box using an A-Frame? I've heard Fully Auto box's will disintegrate and Newer Semi's are basically Manuals with Hydraulic Gear selecting causing them not to blow...
  16. Alfa GT rear bumper towing eye cover

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello fellas, I recently registered to this forum but I've found it so useful quiet a number of times already. I've always had Italian cars (fiats and alfas) and recently purchased a lovely alfa GT cloverleaf 2008 and love it to bits. However can't seem to find a towing eye cover for my rear...
  17. Lowered G and towing

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hello guys I am looking at getting a caravan yes I know insert all comments here lol. However my car is lowered 25mm rear and 30mm front on eibach springs just wondered if this would be ok to tow a 1350kg caravan I am getting my towbar fitted on tue Westfalia detachable the rear of the car has...
  18. 147 Ducati and Towing

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Looking at changing my 8v for either a Q2 or a Ducati in the not too distant future. Need to know if a Ducati is homologated for towing (the Sport Q2 is, as is all other 147's bar a Ti and a GTA). IE is it legal for me to fit one to the car? Does the weight sticker on the car list the un and...
  19. Can a 156 Q4 trailer a 156 ?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    So, say you were completely mad about 156s and wanted a 156 Q4 as your daily driver, and had a 156 GTA that you wanted to use as a trackday car, can you trailer the GTA behind the 156 Q4 ? I know the towing vehicle should be heavier than the trailer+cargo. The GTA would probably not have the...
  20. Towing with remapped Brera

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Took the Brera and van to Spain for the winter. Towed well apart from the following :- despite being a 6 speed box ( Qtronic) the ratios are actually quite wide. When towing under any sort load the car from time to time gives an almighty shudder and feels as if the engine has missed a beat, and...
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