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  1. Alfa Giulietta flat battery - battery drain?? And bonnet open switch location

    Alfa Giulietta
    I have 12 plate 1.4 Multiair Giulietta and I've found that the battery is going flat - down to 9v over a couple of days or on one occasion overnight after driving it the day before. I've charged the battery three times and its read 12.8v after charging an across the terminals it measures 14.4v...
  2. Giulietta won’t start.

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi, I have a Giulietta QV Line (1.4TB Multiair) has recently started to give me a bit of trouble. In basic terms, it initially hesitated when trying to start - making a clicking noise several times with lights on the dash flashing. But you could hear it turn over, then it would eventually...
  3. Trickle charging a Gulieta

    General Alfa Discussion
    I have a 2014 gulieta and have/will be unable to drive it for a few months. I was planning on starting it up every three weeks to keep the battery topped up but it has already died (I am putting it down to the cold weather as the battery is only around 10 months old). I was wondering what the...
  4. 2.0 JTDM battery

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi Back again ...This time my battery is dead ! idont really mind just as long as it is the battery. Been searching here and i can find info for 2.4 and 1.9 but what is the best battery for the 2.0 ? Is it the same spec? Is the correct battery the 096? Thanks again
  5. Giulietta Power Steering Fault After Battery Change

    Alfa Giulietta
    Morning All. I have a 2011 Giulietta 2.0 Diesel Veloce, after getting a few Alfa owners to look at my car and getting hold of an OBD scanner, I still can't clear the fault. I have a power steering fault, hill holder fault and DNA is not working. I've tried to clear the fault with the OBD...
  6. Dead battery symptoms or stg else?

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hey, First alfa-first priblem:( After a few rides in the Giulietta in its first weeks with us (car is 3y old), yesterday i played around for about an hour and a half with radio, uconnect, settings without starting engine. Not sure if this is related but..l today engine doesnt start. It just...
  7. Low battery power warning?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I have had a Low Battery Power warning come up and thinking it was caused by the ill fitting positive clamp, I made a better connection. However after having done so, I had the warning again. As I've fairly recently bought the vehicle, I don't know how old the battery is, so is it possible that...
  8. Battery

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I don't drive my 159 1.9 diesel much, once a week at most The battery registers 11.8v when not running and 13.8v when it is. 1) Do I need a new battery or just take it for longer drives? 2) If I simply swap the battery for a new one, will the car lose settings or do I need to use a memory...
  9. New battery

    Alfa Giulietta
    My original battery is on its last legs. Anyone got any recommendations for a new one for a cloverleaf?
  10. Battery Charging - best practice?

    The Technology Section
    My habit is to keep both my iPhone and laptop connected to power whenever possible. So when at home I usually keep my phone and laptop charging, then take them both to work and reconnect to power while at work. Am I doing the right thing to maximise battery life or not? I recently bought a...
  11. 159 auto neutral with no battery

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    My 159 is going to be towed next weekend. The battery is flat and I'm charging that at the moment. The car needs to be in neutral, but without the engine running I can't shift the lever. Is there a work around or release for the lock out? I'm hoping it will start and there won't be a...
  12. Alfa 147 flat battery

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi I've just bought an alfa 147 05 plate, 3 days in battery has gone dead? I couldn't open the car and manoeuvre without the alarm going off. Rightly or wrongly i don't know! but whilst the alarm was going off i jump started the car. Alarm then went off, charged the car battery for 24 hours...
  13. Driver's side window stops working after battery drain - related or unlucky?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi! Recent owner of a 2007 Alfa GT 1.9 jdtm. Battery has been a pain and keeps draining - had a new one fitted and all is well. But after the first time it drained, the drivers side window has stopped working. If I turn the buzzer on in the menu I still get a beep from the switch, but no audible...
  14. 159 tbi Lusso Battery keeps going flat

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I'm at my wits end and could do with some help.... :grumpy: Okay, I left it sat for over 2 weeks, but when I went back to drive it, battery had absolutely nothing to give. Called the AA, they got it going but the battery was reading 2 volts before they started it. I want to disconnect the...
  15. 166 TS battery cables wanted

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Does anyone have any 166 TS battery cables?
  16. New battery question

    Alfa Giulietta
    I've had a 2011 80k Giulietta for a week now and had the cambelt, water pump and battery replaced by the garage I purchased it from. The garage, however, put a smaller battery in than the original (which wouldn't start after a day of not being driven - even though it had been for an hour drive...
  17. Battery

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Is the battery round post ? Thanks
  18. Battery not charging, battery light not working

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello! My 156 JTS 2.0 is not charging properly and stalled mid-drive. I got help to charge it enough from another car to get it home. Voltage across the battery measures about 11.5V but slowly sinking. The battery light is not working, it does not light up when I start only the ignition or when...
  19. Alfa Mito Remote Fob Battery Died

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi We have recently bought a 2009 Alfa Mito 1.4 Turismo, I have an issue with the one remote key, I have checked it and reshelled it fine. The Battery in the fob keeps dying, I keep replacing the battery several times, it only last 2 days. I looks like the Alarm is searching for the remote, Each...
  20. Correct battery for 159

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Greetings, According to VIN (159 1.9JTS) the part numbers for battery are : 71 751 146 71 751 141 71 751 149 71 751 150 a little bit confused here wich one is the correct one ?