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  1. 2.0 ts misfiring and cutting out at idle when cold

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    went to start the car yesterday morning (cold and frosty) and the car wouldnt tick over and threw an engine light. once i had daylight and it had warmed up used MES to read codes P0100 - Air flow meter and P0170 Lambda Sensor integrator. reset codes and the car ran fine just went out to use the...
  2. Has anyone successfully tried the wonky idle fix by cutting ABS wire?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Here's the original thread for a 156 TwinSpark whose problems are eerily similar to what I and a ton of fellow GTV owners have been having: Has anyone managed to implement this? I haven't found a similar wire in the GTV's instrument cluster wiring diagram, but perhaps a GTV-specific fix has...
  3. Alfa 159 starting and cutting out (EGR and MAF cleaned)

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi All. My 159 1.9 JTDM 2007 recently the passed the UK MOT after having the oil changed (with additive) at the garage. Two weeks later the check engine light came on permanently, and shortly after that the limp mode, and after checking many forum I drove it hard for two separate hours to see...
  4. Cutting off engine during drive

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi everyone. I had scary issue with my car. Engine 2.0 with EGR and DPF in. I was driving in Belgium 120 when my car start shake / jerk and engine cut off itself. Belgian recovery error code P0190. They reset fault check other bits and said it is nothing wrong now. During check and...
  5. 159 1.9 JTDm 16V 2006 (juddering/power loss+smoking, cutting out with cold engine)

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I bought this car almost one year ago. Previous owner told me that DPF was drilled, but ECU needs new remap because of "Anti Pollution Filter clogged" warning on dash and also EGR was blanked (MES shows 3,998% open or something). Car run perfectly without any problems. A few months later I...
  6. Help please Giullietta randomly cutting out

    Alfa Giulietta
    Good Afternoon I have Brought a Giullietta 2.0JTDM 140bhp but have suffered random cutting out mainly when reducing speed but also once whist in fast lane of motorway braking down to 50mph, It will cut out and most of the time it started back up again but recently it was running a bit rough cut...
  7. Alfa 147 Randomly Cutting Out

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, A bit of a strange one. I have a 2002 147 1.6ts. When it's going, it's great but recently it seems to randomly cut out now and again. It's normally when approaching a junction or coming to a stop the car will just jump from 1500 revs to 0 and the car will not restart. You have to...
  8. Help Needed!! 159 JTDM 1.9 Auto - Engine Cutting Out!

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi people hoping for some advice.... Just recently bought a 2007 159 JTDM 1.9 Auto thats done 140k miles and I've started with this issue, it cuts the engine and says 'oil pressure insufficient please stop the car' or something to that effect, no other lights on the dash though! It only seems...
  9. 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...
  10. MiTo 1.4 MA 135 cutting out

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi everybody, This morning I attempted my very first cold start (minus temperatures) of my MiTo. I've owned it six months now, and just last saturday the car drove perfectly. This morning it started, and then cutted out quite shortly after that and I'm unable to start it. Did not attempt...
  11. Cutting out......

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    This car is really testing my patience now. Having got her back with new big end bearings, in the process of running in. Engine keeps cutting out, like you've turned the ignition off. If I'm going along, it will "bump" start itself. If in traffic, I have to restart. Up to now it has anyways...
  12. Alfa 155 2.0 ts 16v cutting out

    Alfa 155
    I have a Alfa 2.0 16v ts. It idles for a few min then the rpm just drops the injector light comes on and then the rpm just jumps back up to normal. Sometimes it just cuts out. When you drive over 2000 rpm it fine it runs beautifully. If you drive on the freeway and slow down it just cuts out...
  13. GTA cutting out on start up

    Alfa GTA
    The snortwagon let me down yesterday, drove to work, parked up, came out at 4:30 and basically it turns over, fires up, then the engine stops. Booting it does not work because as soon as you get some revs on it once agin it just drops out. So starts fine, not an issue with the battery but it...
  14. 156 cutting out

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hey new here im 19 and have been driving 2 years now have had a corsa c, a saab 9-3, a rover 400, a 205 gti 1.9 and a c2 vts but my favourite car i have owend is my 2003 156 veloce 1.8ts with about 85k on A year or so ago when i would accelerate hard it would drop power then pick up again, then...
  15. Cutting out at 90 degrees

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    147 2.0 litre twin spark 2002. I've read a lot of posts there is a lot of talk about the crankshaft sensor but nothing much about coolant temp sensor. Fault = car will cut out at 90 degrees then restart when cold. Plugged into to diagnostic: P0335 Crankshaft sensor - defective P0336...
  16. GTV TS Cutting out

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi all, having sorted one issue on my GTV another has now emerged. After leaving the battery disconnected for a week the car refused to start, it turned over but the CODE light was flashing and it refused to fire. Anyway, eventually cleaned the battery terminals and all was good. Fast...
  17. Spider keeps cutting out - help!

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Ok. So my Spider keps cutting out on me, usually after moving from fast (highish revs) to slow (Low revs). Did it four times yesterday. Bloody annoying, not to say alarming when it happens in some road works and worst of all embarrassing ;). Any ideas? Last time something like this happened it...
  18. Cutting down oil pump

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Hello Folks, I am after some opinions please. To give you a bit of background I have 2 33 engines. Both have wasted spark, so no dizzy. A while ago when building up one of the engines, I put an oil pump in where the shaft that drives the dizzy was bent. I have no idea from all of my parts...
  19. 156 2.4jtd cutting out unusual issue

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, I have an unusual problem with my AR 156 SW 2.4 JTD 110kW. I have searched the web and found no answer to my issue. Please read carefully before posting the usual suspects. The issue is that the engine cuts out while driving. It has happened a few times now and each time I felt a barely...
  20. Alfa 147 cutting out

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hi, I've got a problem with my 2002 Alfa 147. I can be driving along and the engine just cuts out for no apparent reason, there are no warning lights or any indication that there is a problem. Does anyone have any idea as to what's going off please.
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