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  1. Angle belt (V-belt) replacement?

    Alfa 145 & 146
    Hello guys, Which V-belt should i buy? There are 3 options, 1: only drive the generator / 2.generator + air conditioning compressor / 3. option: Generator + air conditioning compressor + power steering pump. My car has manual climasystem, 1999 production year and 1.6 twin spark AR67601...
  2. Headlights angle

    Alfa Giulia
    Can headlights angle be adjusted? Tonight i got 3 flashes from other drivers as if i had High beam turned on (it was off for sure). Quick search in the manual doesnt suggest there is an option to lower the angle.
  3. Giulietta 940 steering angle sensor

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hello Forum, Regards from the newcomer. As Alfa Romeo is not really popular brand in my country, the level of service is very low. Owners have to "assist/support/control" service people in different ways. Currently the service says that the steering angel sensor in my Giulietta 2013 (no...
  4. Airbag and Steering Angle Sensor 159

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, ive just taken off the wheel and switch box for the lights and everything. But i read in this thread: http://www.alfaowner.com/Forum/alfa-159-brera-andamp-946-spider/328956-159-brera-steering-column-switch-repairs.html That i shouldnt connect the battery again after ive taken off the...
  5. Cam Angle Sensor Wiring - HELP NEEDED!

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Dear Friends, I was replacing the hard as plastic and leaking fuel hoses of my 96 164 Super 24V. While I was trying to re-route the wiring to find space, the cam angle sensor wiring connection came off. The problem is, the socket was not there and the three wires were just pushed in to the...
  6. 166 3.0 V6 won't start - crank angle sensor?

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi everyone, I've recently (today) started having problems getting my car to start - I was out doing some shopping today, returned to the car, and It wouldn't kick over - starter motor seemed to work, no warning lights on dash or anything like that. removed the key, tried again and it kicked...
  7. Driver seat backrest angle adjustment cable broken

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, I have a problem with Brera, year model 2010, driver seat (left side, continental). Driver seat backrest angle adjustment cable is broken, fraying, and the end of the cable is not any more connected into the adjustment motor (under the seat, front edge). Motor and the switch seem to be ok...
  8. Correct 159 1.9 jtdm camber angle

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hello, I have 159 1.9 Jtdm model year: 2006. last mount i changed its tires and adjust camber, caster and toe angles. After adjustment car behaves someting wrong, when i leave my hand from the steering wheel, car starts to go wright direction slowly and steering starts turning. In internet...
  9. MES Help Steering Angle

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I was having a senior moment last night but for the life of me I couldn't find where to read the steering wheel angle in MES. I've used it before on my 3.2 SW so I know it's in there somewhere - can anybody point me in the right direction for my 2.4 Spider??
  10. Steering Wheel Angle Sensor - "Cannot Connect To Device"

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Despite changing steering wheels on 147s and 156s more times than I care to remember, a few months ago I got a steering wheel angle sensor error, when I tried to reset it I got an error from the laptop "cannot connect to device" (its referring to the sensor, it connected to the car ok). It all...
  11. Brake pads worn down at angle

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi guys, looking at front brake pads today on car because i want to work on them since doing my rears a couple of months ago. I noticed that they are wearing down at angle at the top. Googled this and get mixed opinions. People say it is probably a seized sliding pin or piston, and others say it...
  12. Steering angle sensor

    South Africa
    Anyone know where I must look to find the steering angle sensor on the GT? I've got a recurring VDC fault that MES says is related to a bad connection from the steering angle sensor. Error C1505...
  13. Reset the steering wheel angle sensor using MultiEcuScan

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi! First of all, sorry for my bad english. My car (GT) runs straight, but the steering wheel is not positioned to centre I read that MultiECUscan can reset angle sensor. (I never found this kind of option in FIATECUSCAN) . My question is: - should i disconnect and remove the steering wheel...
  14. Crank position or angle sensor?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi all. I need to change a sensor, normally referred to as the crank position sensor, but can't find any info on where it lives within the engine bay? Any ideas? Is it also called the crank angle sensor? Either way a diagram or picture would be great but cant find one :(
  15. Dartford bridge from another angle

    Non Motoring Images
    I have posted a few pics in the past of Dartford Bridge but recently we moved down the river so to speak, and went for a walk out to the Thames from the other side of the bridge. Black and white shot of the bridge from Swanscombe peninsula... Dartford Bridge by Adam Sutton, on Flickr...
  16. Throttle boy flexi hose correct angle

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi y'all Just thought I would share a little "unfortunate" experience. Yesterday evening whilst trying to get the N/S HID bulb out I noticed a split in the angled breather pipe from the throttle body flexi hose. (2.5 V6) Perhaps when I put the hose back after wrapping the relevant section in...
  17. Caster angle - adjusting?

    Alfa MiTo
    Anyone know if caster can be adjusted on the Mito in any easy way - eccentric top mounts used to be the way. My feeling is that in D mode the steering is very self centred and heavy. I'd like to take off a little off that.
  18. I cut the outer cv boot with the angle grinder.....doh!

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    hi guys im annoyed with myself i have put the angle grinder through my driverside outer cv boot :o:mad::(:cry:when i had to cut a bold off to take the old wishbone out........doh! i had no idea i had nicked it as its only a small 2 cm cut but when i took the gtv out for a test drive there was...
  19. [147 TS, GT JTS] need timing angle value diagram

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    - need actual timing angle value diagram for GT JTS, 147 TS
  20. Head info and cam angle sensor replacement,

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi, a strange request but I am after info on the head fitted to my car. The car was purchased cheap for a charity run to Milan details are at Roland Castagner is fundraising for Centrepoint The car is a 1997 spider 2.0 ltr Twin Spark. Also from what I have found on the web it is a phase one...
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