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  1. 2 Litre Nord crank or bottom end wanted

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    I'm after a 2 litre Nord crank. I would consider a bottom end if anyone can help please
  2. WANTED: 3.2 GTV crank socket

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Am new on this bit of this forum (although not new to Alfas) so hi, if we've not met before! My 3.2 GTV needs a belt change (and much more, am sure I'll get around to starting a car thread at some point) and so I need to get the aux pulley nut off the crankshaft. I've read the guides but can't...
  3. 2007 159 v6 crank sensor

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi Everyone I seem to be having a crank sensor failure.(will be diagnosed today) As the genuine crank sensor is crazy price is there a part number or aftermarket sensor for reasonable money available. Any help in this matter would be appreciated. Regards Graeme
  4. New Crank sensor - faulty?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I pickedup a crank sensor today (FAE brand) from EuroCarParts. It it meaures 2250 Ohms (vs 850) that was sugested on a another thread) and t drops about 400 Ohms (difficult to tell really) when I pass a steel bar across it. Also it came bare with no cable and not like the web-pic. It seems it...
  5. 159 2.4JTDM cutting out, crank sensor location

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, I bought a 159 2.4, but i'm starting have some problems, it sometimes cutting out when it's stopped, starting or stopping drive, and chattering too, I'm thing that could be the crank sensor, DRV valve, fuel filter or EGR. Someone can give me some tips? And where are located the 'Crank...
  6. 156 2,4jtd doesnt crank

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello, I have a year 2000 156 2.4jtd. When I turn the key to start, nothing happens - the engine doesn't crank and there is no clicking noise from the starter. There are no warning lights on the dash, the battery is charged. Before that happened it started weird - when turning the key to start...
  7. Crank pulley - early symptoms?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, Not whether I should refer to it as resonance or (very) fine vibration I can feel when putting my left foot to the rest. Like someone is tickling with a feather. I can't see/feel any cracks in the rubber-metal engine mounts (2 upper, 2 lower). So I'm suspecting the front pulley now, has...
  8. Cam and crank sensors

    Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    Which brand is ok to use? Facet, cambiare or Bosch? Looking at the CF2 style cam and crank sensors. Thanks
  9. Strange noise around crank pulley on 1.4 Multiair

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi guys, I started noticing this sound around crank pulley / accessories belt on idle as soon as i start the engine. Can you guys give me a hint on what it can be ? Please see the youtube vid : I remember having this sound for a gook 20k km but never noticed it as being this loud or...
  10. Crank pulley 2.2jts

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I have a 159 2.2jts and need to replace the crankshaft belt pulley/acessory belt pulley. I gather the Alfa part is now obsolete but Opel/Vauxhalls have the same pulley. Any idea what the Vauxhall part number is? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  11. 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...
  12. Crank auxbelt pulley bolt snapped!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I have a 2004 156 jtd 20v. I recently did a cambelt change and apparrently used too much force on those aux pulley bolts. 1 of them has gone - at least 2/3 of it has. I checked everything since the car had developed a sound that sounds like tappet noise coming from the right side of the car...
  13. 159 2.2 JTS Cut out when hot and problem restart (crank sensor?)

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi there, Would love to have some peace of mind on a problem that's happened to me twice now. Every Friday the traffic is stupidly bad when leaving work. I get stuck in non moving traffic for 15-20 minutes before I can get past the main problem point and actually get going. A couple of weeks...
  14. Spare jack crank handle for Mito anyone?

    Alfa MiTo
    I seem to have lost the jack crank handle - I think when I had a flat tyre and got a local garage out, but having rang them they say they don't have it. Does anyone know where I can get one, or have one they don't need? Many thanks for any help.
  15. Cam/ Crank sensor P0116 following cam belt swap

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    159 2.0 jtdm - had the cambelt & wpump changed last week - 2 days later " have engine checked " and eml light on. Was close to local garage - he took p0116 and removed it . 2 days later back on - where are the position sensors ? just want to have a quick look - before I take it back to the...
  16. Bottom Crank Pulley V6 busso

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Evening boys and girls! If this has been covered... sorry. For anyone that doesn't know Alfa have stopped making the bottom crank pulley for the V6. I've seen lots of posts of people worried that they can't get them anymore. I was one of the worried because mine needs doing. Phoning around...
  17. A very load squeeling and a wobbly crank pulley

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Advice needed 147 2.0! Aux belt started making all sorts of noises so ive changed the idler wheel as it was completely shot. tensioner still good belt still good. Put it all back on and its still squeeling like a pig, running the engine without the belt on i can see the cam pulley is not...
  18. crank ventilation? purpose of these hoses.

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hello! I'm not really a forum kind of mechanic but I recently acquired an Alfa 156 2001 2.4 JTD 10V. Now I'm in the process of refreshing the overall of the car. I'm unfamiliar with this engine yet, or diesel engines in general. I'm really curious what the purpose of these two hoses is if...
  19. Crank Sensor and DTCs AR32310

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    So I had the typical symptoms of a busted crank sensor: Car would usually start ok but then cut out after a few minutes of driving and not start again until it had cooled down. When i ran the diagnostics on it lo and behold it returned a DTC P0335 - Crank sensor circuit failure. However, I...
  20. 145,146,155 TS 16v crank or, crank and block

    South Africa
    Does anyone have a decent usable 2litre 145, 146, 155 crank or block with crank that is surplus to their requirements. I need it for my 155 Super that I bought with crank that had run bearings and I want to rebuild. The problem is the motor in that car is a 156 motor (and therefore so is the...