Alfa Romeo Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Alfa Romeo reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Used Alfa Romeo 159 review: 2006-2012
Alfa Romeo is undergoing a major resurgence in Australia, one that began midway through 2012 when the Italian factory took control here; previously a private importer did that job.Read More
Used Alfa Romeo Spider review: 2006-2011
As winter fades and summer fast approaches thoughts often turn to open-top cars and convertibles. For some there's nothing better than cruising around in an open car with the roof down.NEWFor those ...Read More
Used Alfa Romeo 156 review: 1999-2006
New life has been breathed into Alfa Romeo in Australia with the switch of control to the Italian head office; previously they were being brought in by a private importer. Price cuts and the ...Read More
Detergents in premium diesel
Premium diesel does have a detergent in it to cleans the fuel system, which could be why you are feeling an improvement in its running.
Used Alfa Romeo 159 review: 2006-2009
Few badges polarize opinions like Alfa Romeo; it's one of those brands you either love or loathe, either way it's usually with a passion. Most people acknowledge that Alfas look great and deliver an ...Read More
Used Alfa Romeo 147 review: 2003-2006
It was clear that the 147 was different from the rest the moment you slipped into the driver's seat.The seat was heavily contoured for support, it had long cushions for extra support under the legs, ...Read More
Ask Smithy Xtra Alfa Romeo 147 clutch worn out
Yours is the first report of a premature clutch failure on the 147 we’ve had, so it would seem it could be a one-off. Have the clutch checked once it’s been removed to see if you can determine why it has failed. It could be a manufacturing fault, or it could be worn out, an inspection should be able to tell you which it is.
Used Alfa Romeo 147 review: 2001-2005
Italian cars have long been high on style and performance, but they have also always come with lingering doubts about their build quality and reliability. The current crop of models, like the Alfa ...Read More
Fixing or replacing Alfa Spyder roof
In the old days it was common practice to use saddle soap and warm water to protect sports car roofs, so you could try that. You could also try using one of the trim rejuvenator products for sold at most auto stores and there are polishes available that claim they will clean up the rear window. If the window is badly fogged it's probably best to have it replaced, and a motor trimmer can do that for you.
Guide to the best worst sellers
YOU'VE almost got to wonder, who buys all those cars? To say nothing of the SUVs and commercial jiggers. Private owners and fleets bought almost 81,500 new vehicles last month. Of course, the usual ...Read More