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  1. Insurance Section
    Hi all, I'm new to the forums but have been interested in purchasing a second car for a while now, specifically an Alfa 159 2.0 JTDM Sportwagon. I've been looking around and getting insurance quotes but haven't had anything too affordable. I'm 21, been driving since 17. Had 3 years no claims...
  2. Alfa 164 & 166
    The 3.0 CF3 pedal throttle pot ( Bosch 0 281 002 386) is shared by only a couple of other cars including the 156 JTD. But it isnt a simple swap as I found out. The arm length and position differs on each car as does the actuating rod. Luckily I dont throw anything out so I had the correct parts...
  3. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Its the only way. .... and she seemed to like it, a good sign ! :)
  4. Introduce Yourself
    Hi all, I've been very kindly handed down my dad's Red 156 2.0TS which he has owned since knew and have been driving it for around 8 months now. I've always been an Alfa freak since the arrival of the 156 in 1998 when I was just 4! I'm wondering how many other people still have 156's on here...
  5. General Motoring Discussion
    HPC will be running another Young Drivers Day on the 2nd August 2014. This is open to those who are aged 26 years or less and hold a full driver's licence, and are not already HPC members. The aims of the day are to: Promote awareness of driving skills at advanced levels Encourage the...
  6. Insurance Section
    Question .. hope its ok to post in here as none alfa car .. in brief .. have got a car for my youngest who is 19 ... its not an alfa .. its a Peugeot 206 ... anyway have a few quotes in already .. does anyone know of any companies that specialise in young driver insurance ... ? Done all the...
  7. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi I am the proud owner of a 159 sportwagon 1.9JTDm however have concluded that I need a petrol car (my battery keeps going flat with all the short journeys I do around town :cry:). I'm looking at exchanging for a petrol version but also considering the BMW 3 Series estate. I went for a test...
  8. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Only just seen this music video, It's clear to see who the star is!! M.I.A. - "Bad Girls" (Official Video) - YouTube
  9. Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Spent the last week looking for insurance for my Brera 2.2 jts. have been getting quotes of around £1000, until today when i tried Sky insurance. Ive just confirmed a quote of £772 with a excess of £250. which in my view is bloody cheap considering Im 21 years old, and have 3 points on my...
  10. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Just sorted my car insurance with Admiral on the GTV V6 for £830 using Thought this wasn't too bad considering I'm 21 years old with only 2 years no claims. Its only £100 more than they wanted to cover me on the 1.6 t'spark 147. Well chuffed:thumbs:
  11. General Motoring Discussion
    General poll/discussion I thought it would be fun to find out! For me it was my mums A reg vauxhall cavalier 2.2 SRI she used to drive it like a maniac, and at about 4/5 years old it seemed so fast! My dads P reg 318ti compact was my favourite of his, has had countless BMW/merc/audis since and...
  12. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    So my wife may have put a spanner in the works of my purchase of a GT. :( Having realised that it is a '2 door', she is asking if it is practical for getting a baby/child seat in the rear and once it is in how easy is it to get in and out? I've pointed out the isofix mounting system included...
  13. General Alfa Discussion
    3 Days old he will love alfas:D:
  14. North Scotland
    Why not pass down your love and passion for Alfa Romeo to your children as we present to you the Alfa Romeo 8C pedal car :D We have one left in stock guys and at a cracking price!! RETAILS @ £141.97 Inc V.A.T YOURS @ £125.00 Inc V.A.T Is their a birthday coming up? Maby get started on...
  15. Motoring Images
    My little niece Ffion seems to like her new Alfa:cool:
  16. Motoring Images
    Getting Alfa Romeo into his blood early ! :thumbs:
  17. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Getting Alfa Romeo into the blood :thumbs:early!
  18. Introduce Yourself
    Saluti a tutti Alfisti! I'm a young Speedskater (Long-track) from Norway driving my black Giulietta 1.4 turbopetrol 120hp. Technically my first car was a dreary VW Lupo 1.2 67hp, but I don't like to speak of that, and in legal terms, my mom was driving because I didn't have my own driving...
  19. Poll Room
    And the average age of the AO member is...
  20. Introduce Yourself
    Morning folks. Just to introduce myself, i'm 17 and on my 2nd Alfa. I've had the Alfa 147 for past few months, but recently bought myself a 156 :cool: Cheers :)