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  1. Brakes clunk

    Introduce Yourself
    I get a clunk sound when I have to apply the brakes with more than normal force on my 67 Duetto.:confused:
  2. Mystery Clunk

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    On my 2001 156 Sportwagan I've had the lower wishbones, rear training arm bushes replaced (amongst otehr things) for the MoT. When I got the car back from the specialist, there was a slight clunk on reversing load on the driving wheels which has since got worse. Its back in Ken Bell's where he...
  3. auto gearbox changedown clunk

    Alfa 164 & 166
    166 sportronic 3.0 gearbox works nice and smooth changing up through all gears, and changing down through all gears except changing down from 2nd to 1st. This change is accompanied with a jerk and a clunk sound. this typically happens when approaching a stop sign and using the brakes. I...
  4. Mito clunk

    Alfa MiTo
    Mito is back at the dealership again, this time to replace the N/S shock absorber turret bush - they only had one in stock last time so fixed the noisiest (O/S) - and finally solve the 'groaning steering' when manoevering at low speed on cold days. I also asked them to solve the clunk when...
  5. Selespeed/clutch knocks when standing 1-st gear (156)

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi everyone, It's me and my '00 156 SW 2.0 TS Sele from cold Moscow. Apart from Putin elections we had here, there's another hell going on. Since I bought the car (2,5 yrs), she would do a strange knocking/tapping/clunking when standing still with the 1st gear engaged. Thus, it occurs at...
  6. clunk noise

    Alfa MiTo
    my mito 1600 jtdm has just started to make a clunk noise from n/s suspension when car is stationery turn steering from left to right sounds like coil spring clunk just been serviced no play in top strut bearing when jacked up it only does it when on its wheels any ideas cheers
  7. Please help: Loud clunk on turns but only when cold??

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Over the past few months my GT has developed a bit of a rumble with a bit of a judder or clunk on full lock, but only when cold ie when car ha not been driven a while. I could never replicate the noise for my mechanic as it would not do it after having driven a few miles. I've taken the car to...
  8. A clunk when i start 05 gt

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    when i start the car there seems to be a light clunk from the engine area feels like a loose fitting any ideas she s done 118k just had upper ns strut fitted which has improved handling,dont think that has anything to do with the knock though :confused:
  9. Clutch Clunk (1.9 JTDM)

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, I test drove a 159 1.9 JTDM today and loved it. Its had a refurbished gear box so I was listening for noises or any signs of anything untoward when changing gear on the test drive. I noticed that when ever I changed gear particularly 1-4 I could hear a clunk noise when I raised the clutch...
  10. CLUNK from front wheel over bumps (159)

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    As per title, getting a 'metalic' clunking noise when going over some bumps and buckles in the roads. I have always had the odd noise, but not a metalic type noise. Anything I should look out for?!
  11. annoying clunk from suspension - what should i check?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    morning, not long ago i replaced the upper wishbone arm on the 147 because of a "clunking" noise, in the very short term this solved the problem (i think!) however now the problem is back and getting worse. i am not too clued up on the 147 set up - what methods should i use to check the...
  12. series 2 spider clunk

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    I have a 1979 series 2 spider with a strange clunk when pulling away, comes from under the mid ti rear end. once in motion and changing gear there is no noise just on take up from a standing start, I have changed all the rear end bushes and its not the exhaust touching, feels like slack in prop...
  13. Slight clunk

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I have a 159 2.2 jts and when i change gear 1st to 2nd and to 3rd there is a sort of knocking underneath the gears have engaged properly its like the is play somewhere has any body experienced this??:confused:
  14. '73 200GTV: Clunk Clunk noises from drivetrain

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    I drove my car from Gloucester to Tenby (winter storage). Over the Summer months' I'd used the car quite a bit and there were no warnings of any rumbling noises in the drive train. When I set off for Tenby everything was OK, with 40 miles to go I stopped to refuel and it was at this point I...
  15. Clunk sound from when shifting from first to second

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi -- I've got a second-hand Mito (155 turbo) with 10k km on the clock. I'm in Singapore if that matters. I often (maybe 75% of the time) hear a clunking sound when I shift from first into second gear. The sound seems to come from the back of the car. I sometimes also hear a similar sound when...
  16. Clunk noise at extremes of steering wheel lock

    Alfa GTA
    Hi, Getting an odd clunking noise when setting off at low speeds when manoeuvring close to or at full lock. steering rack? Also getting a odd banging noise whit a perceptible shudder through the chassis when doing full throttle shift from 1st to 2nd (straight line launch) but may be unrelated...
  17. Inner CV Joint failure? Clunk noise, video inside!

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello Everyone, Well in response to my dual mass flywheel failure symptoms post, I think I may have found the cause of the problem (clunking noise when taking reaching the biting point, made even worse by going from first to reverse for example). I have taken a video of the passenger side...
  18. Clunk clunk clunk and the wheel almost fell off!!

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Although I replaced both wishbones and other associated front suspension components, I have always had a slight clunk from the strut. This however got a lot worse over the last week or so as I use the GTV more in the sunny weather. Thinking........oh more money, fronts struts needed, I put off...
  19. Clunk on acceleration

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    When I pull away in my V6 I hear a single knock/clunk from the passenger footwell, and hear a similar noise from the same area when I brake. No noises when turning or doing anything else, any ideas?
  20. Clunk when turning the wheel

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    My 156 seems to be making a funny clunking noise. I have just finished fitting the new springs, rear suspension components and drivers side lower wishbone. When I turn the wheel back and forth it sort of clunks but it almost sounds like springing metal. All I can think of is that the springs...