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  1. Chip Tuning Box

    Alfa Giulietta
    I have a lot of friends which in the first months are super happy with their Racechip or Tmc and after a while the ecu kind of understand that is being manipulated and start rejecting the implant. Is somebody using any brand of Chip tuning box, aka Piggybox with a petrol for more than 6 months...
  2. Stone Chip paint repair .....

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Morning all, Has anyone had experience of the ' Color n Drive - Exact match OEM paint repair kit ' ?. Advert talks a good job, or is there another that you all use as standard from experience....advice appreciated, Tar - Jim.
  3. Autodelta Chip Upgrade

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Morning, Anyone on this forum upgraded to the Autodelta chip for their CF1 twinnie?? Looking for comparisons with the Squadra offering. ATM having lots of probs with the Autodelta version - like, it doesn't work, engine won't start... Ciao, Ian
  4. Alfa 159 TI 2.4 chip upload to ecu

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hello all! After my battery died at winter, car feels a bit lumpy. My car has "tomfile" software in, and i was just wondering is it possible that ecu reset deletes this software? I have this optimized file in usb drive, but how do i flash it into ecu through OBD? What software i need to use...
  5. chip tuning for 159 2.4jtdm

    Tuning & Upgrades
    hello and good morning :rotate: finllay i join the big family (alfa family) i got the first my alfa ( 159 2.4jtdm,2007,200hp) and now i am searching for chip and i a lot of them and i search for power and stability (no jumping hp/NM) now all the chip i found is no dyno results so waht you...
  6. Stone Chip Repair - 159 Ti

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, The bonnet of my 159 is peppered with stone chips. I would like to get them touched up and wondered whether it was something which I could do myself (provided I can get the correct paint code), or whether I'm better off having the bonnet resprayed? Thanks in advance.
  7. Power chip for 1.6jtdm

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi all! I am looking for upgrading power in my 2013 giulietta (1.6 jtdm 105hp). As anyone tried to use the racechip solutions (or other)? felt the difference? How about the DNA modes?
  8. Stone chip removal yellow paint, black stone chips...

    Car Detailing
    Hi. Im working on getting my newly acquired Spider into shape, although on a DIY budget. The front bumper is painted yellow, but the underlying plastic is black. This leads to some pretty visible black stone chips on the yellow paint. I have provided pictures. Im thinking of touching up the...
  9. Chip or boost controller

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hey guys, i have an alfa 156 2.4jtd 136 its not much but i like it, its in prety good condition and i plan ot boosting it up abit, so recently i have been reading about boost controlers (manual and electronic) so i just want to boost the turbo bar . First of all which would u recomend chip or...
  10. Stone chip repair

    Car Detailing
    I've had my 159 since November, and recently noticed that the bumper, bonnet and wheel arches are covered in stone chips. A couple appear to have gone down to the metal. The cars 12 years old with 80k miles on it, so it's expected really. Since its a cosmetic issue, I'd rather have someone who...
  11. Autodelta remap chip

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Autodelta Shop Has anyone got one of these fitted and by any chance have any rolling road / Dyno figures charts that compared to standard on a CF2 3.0 V6. Looking for a benchmark on what they achieved Autodelta no longer have dyno figures. I suppose what I am trying to get to is 1) basic...
  12. Stone chip kit

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi guys I know a few of you on hear have used the chippex kits, just wondering are they really that good? as there more than three times the price of your normal one is it invisable after useing the special remover. I have used the normal one several times with not bad results but not totally...
  13. Stone Chip Covers?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Picked up my Brera last week, one odd detail was a small back panel on the rear wheel arch, the dealer didn't really know too much about them but claimed they had been put on to prevent stone chips and added he liked the look of them! I however can't stand them and want them taken off asap...
  14. alfa romeo gt 2010 JTS chip tuning

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hi guys have any one try to chip the 2000cc jts 165 hp ? i see in some brands 180 hp gain and around 4 KGM have any one can advise ?
  15. Correct Transponder Chip for key (Blank or Original?)

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Sorry I know this is an exhausted topic but I have scoured the forum and I cannot find an answer to my question. I have a working key and would like to buy a spare. I will be purchasing a key + chip from an online store. I will have it cut and cloned from my original. (Just a key to start the...
  16. Anti stone chip paint protection.

    General Alfa Discussion
    I am looking for some recommendations. On the G and my other car some parts of the car which are subjected to stone chips and gravel rash need repainting. I am thinking of applying a form of anti stonechip coating which can be painted over to protect the metalwork. Has anyone got any...
  17. AutoDelta TS Ecu chip?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Was wondering if anybody has this chip, Im not really looking for any performance differences, i just want a smoother lower end with no shuttering on partial throttle. so anybody who actually has this chip tell me if it will do so.
  18. Giulietta Chip tuning + K&N filter

    Alfa Giulietta
    Before I made these mods I looked through the forums and could not for the life of me find a thread with any helpful advice. I thought I would post my experience just it case it can help someone out in the future. Despite not being able to find much advice I took the leap of faith and bought a...
  19. GT 1.9 JTDM Chip Tuning

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi. I'm interested if any one have any experience and suggestions about Chip tuning. I have GT 1.9 JTDM, 2005 and would like to put a chip in. Maybe you have any suggestions what to do before, what to upgrade before putting the chip. And what would be the max power/hp you can actually get...
  20. 147 Stone chip film

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Does anyone know where to find the stonechip film for the rear wheel arches on EPER? Mine is missing on one side and for the life of me I cant find it. Just like in the diagram except I need for a 147 not a 159.