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  1. Is there any downside to wide tires and are these brands any good?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Currently I'm running Continental ContiSport Contact tires on my 147, 245/45/17 in the front, and 245/50/17 in the back. The tire is pretty wide and I'm wondering if there are any big downsides to running a wider than usual tire. Obviously, other than the poorer turning radius. Also, are...
  2. Wide Band Sensors

    Tuning & Upgrades
    Hi All Fingers crossed if needed (your advice needed there) Wide Band o2 Sensors will be my last big buy. I have never used or know if i will need them but if i do how many sensors would i need (example being cf3 do i need to replace all 4 or just the front 2). And would the kit below be ok for...
  3. 155 wide body passenger door mirror.

    Alfa 155
    It pains me to say that I have just lost my passengers side door mirror to an on coming car.. (****...:irked:.!) which leaves me in need of a donor mirror , the aluminum casting has snapped and not repairable (crowded badly)but the rest is intact ,cover and sofort . so if anybody has one...in...
  4. Throttle sticking wide open !

    Alfa GTA
    I have an alarming and potensially dangerous throttle fault. When pressing accelerator pedal right to the floor the throttle sticks fiully open on full rpm!, I have to select neutral and switch ignition off quick. Usually clears with a few operations of pedal with ignition on. Anyone know what...
  5. Alfa155 16v 200cc T-Spark Wide Body 1996

    Introduce Yourself
    I am in despret need of a drivers side(right) wing mirror cover -or complet, for my 155 16v T-Spark Wide Body which was broken by an on coming nut job (biker) . The car is up for it`s MOT this coming month so it is of the utmost ergence that I find one. :cry:
  6. Wide selection of quality garage equipment at CARiD!

    CARiD.com
    Your garage could be many things for you. It is a great place that keeps your cars, bike and lots of other stuff safe. We store everything you need to equip your garage well and get your projects raised and safely supported. Working on your ride is pleasure and fun, however, sometimes this...
  7. 192 000 Giulietta's sold world wide

    South Africa
    since March 2010 Further to that 13% of all European sales are attributed to TCT gearbox Giulietta's
  8. Buying a wide body 2.0 Ts

    Alfa 155
    Hi all, I'm interested in buying a 155 wide body now i found one which he says its sport pack one it has 16" black speedline alloys and seems to be lower than the normal 155s, it even has a super badge at the back. I think this all fits as a sport one. But the seats i thought the sport ones all...
  9. Giulietta Pricing, is it really that expensive world wide?

    General Alfa Discussion
    Attended yesterday's annual Auto Italia event in Canberra, was an awesome day as per usual, (photos are in the image lounges http://www.alfaowner.com/Forum/meets-and-events-images/332192-auto-italia-2012-a.html :thumbs:) and as normal the local dealership displayed a few vehicles. Two...
  10. Alloy Wheels....... How Wide !!!!!!!

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Hi Guys After abit of advice from the Knowlegable Alfasud Collective. What is the widest Wheel you would recommend to fit under the Standard Alfasud Wheel arches with the Ti plastic extensions ?? I wanted to find out if fitting 8" Retro Alloys is possible ??? Looking forward to hearing...
  11. How wide can tyres can be mounted? 156

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Currently having Fulda Carat Progresso 205/55 R16 91V tyres on..with isnt very healthy. What I had in mind, buy Goodyear EAGLE F1 GS-D3 225/55 ZR16 95W Will it works without making LOVELY scrap noices against the wheelhouse? If anyone knows a similar tyres just hit it.. (Better tyres for less...
  12. Wide wheels

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Hi still have 2 sets wide Sud/Sprint/33 wheels for sale.
  13. Sprint wings & wide wheels.

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Hi, having a clear out and have pair carbon fibre front wings unused,4 9" x 13" Compomotive minilite type wheels brand new,4 3 piece ultra light Compomotive wheels 2 8" x 13" & 2 8.5" x 13".Give me a call 07860 823801 or pm. Cheers Mike
  14. will 7.5" wide wheels fit on a 33?

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    I bought a set of wheels a while ago for my 33 but having just measured the width I was thinking they might be too wide, wheel size is 15" x 7.5". I think the offset is around 50mm as the wheels were originally fitted to an early 155 (they're not standard 155 wheels though so I'm only guessing...
  15. wide, really large rear!

    Alfa Giulietta
    Is there any thread (I did search and found none) on the width of the Giulietta? I paced it out before buying it and thought it was only an inch or 2 longer than the 147 and no problem. I had no idea just how wide it is!:rolleyes: It is wider than my pick up truck by over 3 inches and my wife...
  16. Anyone fitted 8 inch wide wheels?

    Alfa 164 & 166
    As I like the look of these, a cross between the Super Sport and Zender? http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=290508903493&ssPageName=STRK:MEWAX:IT
  17. @ Chris155. Pics of wide arch

    Alfa 155
    hey mate as promised here are a couple of pics. It was super dark so I tried to get it as good as I could. :) . As said I have only done the front half at present. The wheels are just on the car for storage. This is why they sit so far in. Soon my friend. Soon! :D
  18. wide body wheel spacers

    Alfa 155
    I have a wide body with standard 16 inch speedline wheels, i have spacers on the front that are just mounted onto the hub (not held on by anything apart from rust) and im looking to space out the rear wheels with 20mm spacers to give the car a better look. So has anyone tried this and where...
  19. 8" wide wheels

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    im just looking at some 8" wide 17" alloys with an offset of 35. Would they fit a 147 2001 model and would the clearance be ok? i would imagine spacers would have to be used also? any info will be a great help cheers mike
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