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  1. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I have a '97 Ph1, 916. It has an aftermarket Direct Electronics 3100 alarm on it. Car is parked up for winter. Battery went flat, I took out and recharged put back in and everything kicked off and I can't get the alarm to turn off. The blip thing doesn't turn it off for some reason and I can't...
  2. Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I want to dump the Pierburg and mechanically set the boost to a permanent 1.1bar. Anyone is running a mechanicall boost controller ? any tips and advices how to install ?:beer:
  3. Alfa Giulia
    As mentioned in the water ingress in ecu thread, I had a CEL the other day just before the car went in for the 6117 software update. Had a call from service desk today to say the update has been done and the CEL was due to the connector coming loose on the left bank dump valve. I'll speak to...
  4. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    So, for some weird reason I've been having a nightmare in a handcart with my 156 ts since 2 days after Christmas. I parked her on the drive on the 23rd December, when she was running perfectly, and didn't drive her again until the 27th, when suddenly, she wasn't. I started her up and she was...
  5. Alfa MiTo
    I have purchased an Alfa Romeo mito recently, and i am looking to add an induction kit, a nice sounding exhaust which isnt 999999999999db and finally a recirculating dump valve. I am driving a 1.4 turbo 135 brake mito 2010. PS if anyone has remapped their mito , what BHP are you able to get it...
  6. Alfa Giulietta
    Hi guys, I need some advice. I have brought a blow off or as some of you will call it a dump valve for my turbo. Its in a slightly awkward position at the back of the engine. Whats the best way to change it, and tips or advice would be highly appreciated. Anand
  7. Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    Hi, having real trouble removing mine from my CF2 twin spark engine. If one is standing in front of the car and assuming the plug is 12 o'clock ( boot of the car is 6 o'clock ) should pushing right towards the passenger side release it clock wise or should one push left towards the driver side...
  8. General Alfa Discussion
    Guy was in the queue to get in with a black 159 wagon. He was offloading in the skip next to me so started chatting. He loves his 159. He loves his Alfas: he'd had 11 of them!!! :eek: :thumbs:
  9. Tuning & Upgrades
    So I know this is a love or hate thing with dump valves but I myself love them What I'm wondering is if anyone on here has fitted one to a Mito before? If you have could you please tell me what you bought for it too fit and show some pictures please? Thank you.
  10. Alfa MiTo
    A few picture and a video of the bailey dump valve fitted to my alfa mito 120tb. Sounds great, only really blows off when you really hooon! Should be easy enough/the same to fit to any turbo mito. Message me if you need help fitting, may make a post (can be tricky to find out where to plumb...
  11. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Hey up everyone. I'm new to this so plz go easy on me! From previous forums I understand it's not everybody's cup of tea to get a dump valve but I've always wanted one and finally got one. I don't want to get into a debate regarding this so it would be appreciated if anyone could tell me which t...
  12. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, me again with another paranoid question. When I change gear (when the revs are fairly high) I get a noise that is similar to that of a dump valve - like the noise of a diesel turbo as opposed to one of those ridiculous ones you hear on subarus etc that sounds like the cars sneezing... I'm...
  13. Alfa Giulietta
    Went for today and heard what only can be described as a dump valve noise coming from the rear of the car. The car was in N and not driver hard,could it be a boost leak or is it normal?
  14. South Africa
    This is the sound my car makes with the BMC inside the airbox and the car is in "Normal" :inlove: :inlove: 1.4 170bhp Giulietta dump valve noise with BMC Airfilter - YouTube
  15. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi everyone just a quick question, is it possible to fit a dump valve or a waste gate valve to my Alfa 147 Lusso 8v 1.9 turbo diesel. If possible to do it what dump/waste gate valve do i need. Last question would you be able to hear it
  16. Alfa Giulietta
    Does the 170 MA have a dump valve? Since hitting 1500 ish miles I've noticed a definite tell tale his/tsh noise when changing up, and I wanted to know if this was normal...
  17. Tuning & Upgrades
    Anyone knows if there is already a dump valve or blow off valve you can get for the giulietta QV? :) Silver04
  18. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hello does anyone know if its possible to get a dump valve that my mate can fit to his 156 as you'll know its a none turbo its purely for the sound factor but he really wants 1 so i said i'd try find out for him can someone please help asap cheers pocket
  19. General Alfa Discussion
    Australian distributor, ATECO is allegedly looking to offload Alfa Romeo in this market. They're currently hawking AR around town to any interested parties. Not enough profit in it for them as they wish to concentrate on their high-end and low-end marques (Ferrari/Maserati and their Great...
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