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Old September 11th 06, 08:58 PM posted to alt.autos.alfa-romeo
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Default FAQ - New Posters Please Read - FAQ

FAQ and de facto Charter for news://alt.autos.alfa-romeo

1) This group is for the discussion of Alfa Romeos and associated
topics only. Please DO NOT TOP POST. It makes it harder to follow
the chain of advice being sought and given.

2) NO ATTACHMENTS are allowed *except* for URL listings of Alfa
related sites. Strictly NO Pictures. Appropriate pictures are always
welcomed at the Official Web Site www.cuore-sportivo.co.uk
instructions on how to send them are available from the Webmaster.

3) No Trade Adverts are permitted UNLESS they are specifically
relevant to Alfa Romeo sales or service.

4) Private adverts are welcome, but ONLY for Alfa Romeos, and
associated parts / services. Please include details, prices and
geographical location.

5) Please post in English if you can. You will get more replies.

6) Please do not post in non european character sets

8) If you are going to post for help / advice / general questions,
please be aware that you may get quite a lot of e-mail. It would
be nice if you answered it. These people are trying to help, and
it's only polite. When replying by email please put ALFA in the
Subject line to help people spot your reply from amongst the junk.

9) If you are posting a technical question, please give as many
details as possible: Bare minimum:
Year (UK Reg letters are meaningless to the rest of the world)
Engine size

10) Google is your friend. If you want to know if something has
happened to others go to www.groups.google.com, and check.
You might even find your answer. SEE BELOW for Questions.

11) All postings should be in plain text, and wrapped before the
79th character.

12)Cross posting should be avoided, but is permitted as long as the
subject of the message indicates that it is cross posted.

13) Abbreviations in common usage by some group users;
AFAIAC = As Far As I Am Concerned
AFAIK = As Far As I Know
ATM = At The Moment
DAMHIKIJDOK = Don't Ask Me How I Know, I Just Do, OK
HAND = Have a Nice Day
HTH = Hope This Helps / Hurts Context sensitive
IIRC = If I Recall Correctly
LOL = Laugh Out Loud
ISTBC = I Stand To Be Corrected
ISTR = I Seem To Recall
ROTFL = Roll On The Floor Laughing
TIA= Thanks In Advance
WOT = Wide Open Throttle
YKIMS = You Know It Makes Sense
YMMV = Your Mileage May Vary

Frequently Asked Questions
Some of the Most frequently asked by readers that have generated a
wealth of debate and replies. Google is a great resource for these.

Links are included in the hope that the advise may help.
Not everyone is familiar with the web and these links are here with
these people in mind.

These Subjects are not included so as to stifle further debate on
these issues and people with the same questions are still welcomed
to post to the group. Your re-asking a question could very well show
new light for us all to profit from.


What oil / Selenia oil etc.,

Click Google Search

Questions about changing the 156 belt:

Click Google Search

What tyres are best for my Alfa (esp 156)

Click Google Search

Bad starting or stalling, shaky idle (Lambda sensor)

Click Google Search

This FAQ revised: APRIL 2006
Founder: Catman

NB: anti-rust address. Please clean before use.

156 2.0 TS (2001) - Proteo Rosso

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