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View Poll Results: Which 159 diesel?
1.9 JTD 16V without a remap 3 16.67%
1.9 JTD 16V with a remap 0 0%
2.4 without a remap 9 50.00%
2.4 with a remap 6 33.33%
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159 1.9/2.4 JTD's

If you are planning (or dreaming) of getting a 159 diesel which one are you after getting in reality?
 
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Re: 159 1.9/2.4 JTD's

2.4 with a remap

...and waiting for the low CO2 emission V6 diesel too in a few years
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Re: 159 1.9/2.4 JTD's

Like to think it'll be a 2.4 with remap but in reality I'll bet it is a 1.9 (and maybe) a remap

Wallet/reality vs Fantasy/longing
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The 1.9's not that bad. Many of us on the Alfa Experience thought it to be smoother than the 2.4 and quieter bizarrely.
 
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Re: 159 1.9/2.4 JTD's

My 2.4's a winner and getting better by the day without the remap.
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Re: 159 1.9/2.4 JTD's

I'd defintely go for the 2.4. I've driven a couple of 1.9's and imo they're underpowered for such a big chunky car. The 2.4 on the other hand feels very powerful. In fact I may actually go for the 2.4 when I change my car next year - a Ti, wallet permitting. Never thought I'd ever seriously consider a diesel but I want more ooomph but not sure if I fancy the bar bills of a V6. Still not 100% sure though, may stick with petrol.

As for a remap, it's something I'd consider but not straight away - maybe after I'd had the car a while and had a chance to get a good feel for it

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Re: 159 1.9/2.4 JTD's

If I was planning to get one, I'd go see
a doctor as there'd obviously be something
wrong with me.





If I had to get one as a company car or on pain of death
or something I'd get the new 210BHP 2.4 one.
 
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Re: 159 1.9/2.4 JTD's

2.4 with re-map
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