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  1. Xmas holiday period

    Alfa Giulia
    Hi Guys, Just read in another post that the factory doesn't re-open until the 15th January, surely that can't be right? If so then mine won't even have started yet :depressed:
  2. Xmas eve eve present, ts spider won't start

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hey guys, my daily driver twinspark spider decided not to start this morning. The spiders been running great with no issues except the aux belt snapping after one of the pulley destroyed itself a few months ago and been good since. Don't know if related but last night when I was driving home...
  3. New carbs for Xmas!

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Hi everyone, so I got a nice pair of used Weber 40's for my 2000cc Nord for Christmas, yippee! I've installed them started her up all good however on of the pair dips fuel at the trumpet end, does anyone know how to stop this? Apart from that they seem to run fine. Thanks in advance ;>)
  4. What have you bought your Alfa for Xmas?

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    I could not help my self..... A nice new cover for the spider this xmas..:cheeky: Alfaholics Fully Fitted Indoor Car Cover - Spider
  5. Is it Xmas yet?

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Santa just arrived:lick::lick:
  6. Xmas pressies

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Looking for inspiration here - something for my S2 my wife can buy me - but something that I couldn't really justify myself if you know what I mean....any suggestions
  7. Classic Alfas in Xmas Top Gear DVD

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Hi all, Top Gear have their xmas offering in the shops. Part of this year's road trip is Hammond and Clarkson driving classic alfa spiders on the Amalfi coast. The DVD is the usual predictable stuff but this section is nice. I actually drove Clarkson's one in October as it's for rent from...
  8. 10 plate 159 TBI lit up like a xmas tree

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all Been out for a run to the coast this morning ( about 20 mile round trip ) all good with the car. Gets home car stands for about an hour or so, when I go to try and start it up I get warning lights all over, hill holder fault, have engine checked also petrol gauge shows empty with light...
  9. AONS post Xmas meal - 25th

    North Scotland
    The Ship Inn Stonehaven 25th Jan 1900hrs Nothing too fancy, just a catchy up after new year and a chance to plan some stuff for 2014. Table in my name - if you are coming let me know if it's just you or if your wife, partner, significant other, entourage, cult following, etc. is attending too...
  10. Post Xmas Meal

    North Scotland
    Well folks I hope you've all had a good festive break, a happy Christmas and Hogmanay. Before the break we had talked about a post Xmas meal. To that end I thought I'd test the water and see who was up for something. Since we're scattered about a bit I thocht that Stoney might be nice -...
  11. customers car accident repaired over xmas

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Had this poorly looking gt in for a spot of repair work over Christmas. customer requested a budget fix on his high mileage GT. total cost of repair £350. heres the results
  12. Got me a 8C for xmas

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    From my daughter
  13. Xmas Eve Disaster

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    On way to work early xmas eve morning and drove into large amount of surface water on road..engine cut out,stranded so called AA and towed to Autolusso to confirm engine has had it,drew water in and hydraulic locked. Apparently I can claim on Insurance though have £300 excess,car to be...
  14. Darlington xmas curry night 18/12

    North West
    http://www.alfaowner.com/Forum/north-east/499729-aone-christmas-curry-night.html Even scruffy NW types would be allowed in, if any happen to be passing.:waving::doh: I won't be attending, if that helps. ;)
  15. Xmas tree lights....

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Cars been running sweet with no problems as late and continues too..... However tonight the wife arrives home, I gets in turns the key and VDc / MCSF / ABS lights flash up. After a few seconds all lights clear leaving the MCSF remaining, which is strange as I had it deleted just last week when...
  16. Alfa repair over Xmas period near Orpington, Kent?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    We've just had the ultimate holiday experience in the 147 - broke down both on Xmas Eve and then again on the way to my family on Xmas day. The first breakdown on Xmas Eve seemed to be battery-related - my wife got "EBD ABS and ASR system failure" on the dash, and was completely unable to...
  17. Broken down on Xmas day

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Was driving down the motor way and the dash said battery charge low then everything died apart from the engine then that finally went just as I pulled off the motor way! Now awaiting the AA! Merry Xmas everyone!
  18. 166 Facelift 3.2 hunt. Merry Xmas :)

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hello Alfisti, My friend is looking to change cars and has expressed interest in a 166. I tried to talk him into a 156 but he is 6ft4 so won't fit. Does anyone know of any 166 facelift cars with the V6 engine which might be for sale for the right price? Any idea what that price might be? can...
  19. Happy Xmas, happy holidays to all GTAers

    Alfa GTA
    Hi all, Just want to wish everyone all the best for the festive season, happy Xmas or just happy holidays if Xmas isn't your thing. Wishing you all the best for 2013, does anyone fancy a GTA road trip to Spettacolo Sportivo at Zandvoort on August 24/25? All the best to you and your families...
  20. Merry Xmas and a Happy New Year...

    East Anglia
    Hello Everyone,:D A very Merry xmas and a happy new year to you all :thumbs:. Lots of new things to look forward to in new meets and hopefully new faces too in 2013. Merry Xmas everyone. Sean:thumbs:
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