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  1. Wanted - 166 3ltr manual ECU, decoder and key

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hey guys, I'll be starting an auto to manual conversion on my 166 early next year. I've got the majority of the parts thanks to Chris Cousins (highly recommended, VERY patient guy!). I need 1. 166 3LTR CF2 ECU with ignition key and decoder, fingers crossed! Cheers Steve
  2. GTV 3ltr v6 ECU wanted

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi, Does anyone have an ECU for sale for the V6 3ltr GTV? thanks peter
  3. Alfa 166 3LTR v6 Auto - Manual conversion

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hey guys, You may remember my previous thread regarding issues with the ZF auto box in my 166. I've taken the plunge and purchased the majority of the parts required to convert my car to a manual 6spd, HUGE thanks to Chris Cousins for sourcing the parts. The actual conversion won't be...
  4. 166 3ltr V6, Whine from engine

    Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    Hey guys, I've just bought a 2001 Alfa 166 3LTR V6. One of the issues it has is a very loud whine from the area around the throttle body and gearbox. Obviously the cambelt, tensioner and idler bearings are on the opposite side of the engine, so I'm a little lost as to what it could be. Any...
  5. Any 3ltr GTV owners in/around Tunbridge Wells

    South East
    Hi all, I'm on the verge of buying a 3ltr GTV, and the neighbour has worried me about the ability to get it on/off the driveway. Anyone with a GTV V6 near Tunbridge Wells, who'd be willing to pop around to see if it'll go?! There'd be a cuppa and a some adoring looks at your car if so! Cheers Dave
  6. rear shock replacement for 166 3ltr V6

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi Folks , has anybody got any ideas as to what brand I should buy to replace the rear shocks on my vehicle as its starting to step out at the rear despite Full suspension rebuild of both front and back that was completed at 145k by previous owner. I found out that the shocks were not...
  7. 3ltr Sportronic

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Having lost my 166 2.5 due to a badly fitted cam belt I have been playing with GTV's but they are not hitting the spot in the same way as the 166 did so im looking for one. I have been looking at 3ltr with sportronic gear box as manuals seam to be very rare at the moment what ore of mpg will...
  8. Oil lines for 166 3ltr Sprortronic

    Alfa 164 & 166
    I need new oil pipes from the oil cooler. Found mine leaking near the front wheel. Not available from main dealer. Duncan Slade says he will have to get some made, which means taking mine off for use as a pattern. Does anyone know a relieble source for these - perhaps a firm who already have the...
  9. 3ltr ecu

    Alfa 164 & 166
    sadly alfa has died horrible death electrical failure?would i be able to put ecu into 2.4 abarth to improve performence,its not a patch on my 166 but needs must,gearbox is as slow as clock watching.
  10. Spider 3ltr v6 gear knob

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi I have recently bought a V6 spider and it's lovely with the exception of a worn gear knob. It has a lift up reverse so many of the aftermarket replacements won't fit. Does anyone know of a replacement that will fit and most importantly doesn't look like it belongs in a pubescents Vauxhal Corsa!!
  11. GTV 3ltr V6 24V DIESEL

    General Alfa Discussion
    2001 ALFA ROMEO GTV 3.0lt V6 24v :rolleyes:
  12. v6 3ltr 12 valve engine wanted

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Looking for a 3ltr 12valve engine in good running order Anyone out there got anything nearer yorkshire the better Chris:)
  13. Equal length downpipes for 3ltr GTV's

    Tuning & Upgrades
    As per title ,we now have ready equal length stainless downpipes for ph2 GTV6. In the next few days we will also have ready the ones for ph3. Also silenced de cat sections and systems are ready with single or twin exit rear sections.:)
  14. My impressions of driving a 3ltr V6

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I had the good fortune yesterday of having the oportunity to drive a GTV 3.0 V6 and i thought id share some opinions. It is a Phase 2 with a light weight flywheel, polybushes, and a Q2. I did nt find the engine as loud as i was expecting but with the windows open and i bit of throttle is was...
  15. Just bought 916 3ltr v6 gtv but wondered if

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    THE CAR IS A 2001 GTV 3LTR V6 LUSSO IT HAS FERRARI RED COACHWORK WITH THE CREAM MOMO LEATHER INTERIOR AND GUY DOES IT LOOK SWEET. I HAVE BEEN LOOKING FOR SOME WEEKS NOW AND HAVE ONLY SEEN THIS ONE IN THIS COLOUR COMBINATION. IVE NO IDEA HOW MANY WERE MADE AND WAS WONDERING IF IN FACT THEY ARE...
  16. !66 3ltr missfire...Timing ?

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi folks, not sure if anyone can make any other suggestions. I have a X reg 3ltr 166 it is showing a missfire on the diagnostics just saying missfire on 135. Mech has checked all electrics out, and all seems fine, any sugestions before he checks the cam belt?.could the rear cam shaft have moved...
  17. Alfa Romeo 166 3ltr V6 Super 1999

    Alfa 164 & 166
    For sale is my Alfa Romeo 166 3ltr V6 Super 1999 T reg The car has covered 114k miles, and I am only the second owner of the car. I have all 3 keys. It is mot’d until September, and taxed until the end of may. The car has been great, up until this weekend when I think the cambelt has gone. (I...
  18. 3ltr gtv px for 147 1.9 jtd 16v?

    General Alfa Discussion
    as much as i love my gtv..the fule economy is terrible!..ts been re-mapped has a supersprint fitted and i'm getting around 15-18mpg!.. its done 97,000 miles with fsh the cambelt was changed at 72,000 ..needs the 96,000 mile service and will need new bushings..not sure if i keep it or go for a...
  19. GTV Cup 3ltr V6 loses power on acceleration

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi all, I am new here. I have a GTV Cup and love it. But The engine has started to have a prob. I changed the air filter for a piper cross and had a great note. But when I floored it I had a masive slump at 4 thou revs. I changed it back for the original air filter, but matters have got worse...
  20. Problem with GTV Cup 3ltr V6 Breathing

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi all, I am new here. I have a GTV Cup and love it. But The engine has started to have a prob. I changed the air filter for a piper cross and had a great note. But when I floored it I had a masive slump at 4 thou revs. I changed it back for the original air filter, but matters have got worse...
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