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  1. Can someone explain this to me?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I don’t understand this problem: How is this even possible? Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  2. Important question Explain please

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi i would like to know if the nozzle from injector with number 0 445 110 119 (DSLA144P1295) is the same and replaceable with the nozzle of injector with number 0 445 110 068 (DSLA144P1021).They both seem to be installed in the same cars as far as my reasearch went so far
  3. Can Someone Explain?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Everyone, I'm so confused! My 2006 Alfa GT is playing silly beggars with me. When it's wet or raining it knocks at the front, when it's dry, it doesn't. I'm absolutely convinced of this! On the way to work this morning it was wet and was knocking (not as bad as normal) I drove home 8 hours...
  4. Need you Techie' guys to explain?

    The Technology Section
    Basically when I connect up WiFi in W10, I can see who in the local area are using what. i.e. BT Hub various nos', Btwi with Fon, and a couple using Talk-talk. This morning there was an extra which was: WSMWN 11G. which then disappeared fairly sharpish. What's that all about guys, probably...
  5. Dna explain please

    Alfa MiTo
    Can you tell what changes to the vehicleonce you set the car to dynamic. And the same for A Cheers
  6. Can someone explain this map please?

    Tuning & Upgrades
    Hi all, The name of the map is: 7A1C2 RPC limit. map, max. gradient for setpoint CR pressure steps I am not sure if I understand the meaning of this map. Maybe it is just a language problem. x-axis is mg/Stroke y-axis is RPM Mapdata is railressure I am speacially confused by the low pressures...
  7. Can anyone explain for me how the vacuum and idle valve works

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Hi, can someone explain.... on the 16v there is the idle valve that is connected to the ecu, and off it there is a pipe with goes to a 5 way connector that goes to the 4 little connectors at the base of the throttle bodies. I presume the idle valve is a very simple piston item that sends a...
  8. GT air con/recirc' controls. Please explain!!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    OK so this is a little embarrassing. I have a 53 plate GT Jtdm, lovely car but it didn't come with a hand book. 1. The temperature control wheel nearest the driver has the turned back arrow symbol (recirculation) on it. When pressing the buttons either side lights come on and go off. I cannot...
  9. explain multiplugs on the dash fuse box

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Please can anyone explain to me what the two multiplugs on the fusebox is for and how they should be connected? Especially the plug to the left top - delphi A653B2. And also, if not too much to ask, as anybody got a photo of the box with all the connections? Much appreciated.
  10. Can anyone explain this?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    On the way to work on Friday, I switched on the Trip Computer to check the fuel consumption, something I haven't done for while. To my surprise, the MPG had jumped from my previous best of 47 to an amazing 54. The only thing that's changed on the car are new Accelera tyres which I had fitted in...
  11. Please explain remapping and how it works ?

    South Africa
    :confused: Hello fellow alfateers can anyone please explain to me (in basic or details) how exactly a remap works, and what sort of power gain are you looking at ? How safe is it ? Does it void guarentee? Is it legal, can alfa see it on there system and reset it if you take it in ? R4500 Alfa...
  12. Lambda Sensors Closed/Open Loopsm, explain please.

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Lambda Sensors Closed/Open Loops, explain please. What exactly does this mean? I couldn't find anything in search explaining if it was an error or not, a bit confused Results from a scan show: Lambda 1 Status Pre-Cat - Closed Loop Lambda 1 Status Pre-Cat - Open Loop Lambda 2...
  13. Can anyone explain this??

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, I had a call from my GF when she left for work, saying my passenger window was wide open. I ran out fearing the worst! It then apprared it was not a broken window or a break-in etc? I turned on the ignition and did the window up, all fine? Anyone any ideas how the window was fully open...
  14. Cleaning the EGR valve without removing it.

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi there, Any way you can use a carb cleaner spray "Decoking" on the EGR valve without removing it?? Also a way on how to get to the EGR valve without making a mess with the engine. Is it just easier to take it a local garage to do? Pictures/explanation would be greatly appreciated. Ive read...
  15. Can someone please explain!?

    General Alfa Discussion
    Hi, had the pleasure of being messed around again by Haulfrauds again today.:rolleyes: Was in the process of Stripping my Zender Milanos for a refurb and was at the point of stud removal of the 20 or so star bolts and went into them and told them i needed a Female 6 point star socket and the...
  16. can anyone explain this idle behaviour (vid)

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    YouTube - Alfa 156 Idling problems watch from 25sec onwards just found this vid on youtube and the same thing has happened to me before when revving on a semi-cold start. what causes it to drop to near 0 revs? one time i did it, and it hit 0 revs and the entire engine shut off. started again...
  17. Could a knackered top stabiliser mount explain vibration on take off?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, My 147 1.9JTD 16V has had a new clutch and dmf and I thought that the clutch was juddering a little on take off, but could the vibration be due to this mount being perished? Looks dead easy to replace. Does anyone know the part number? Thanks.
  18. Can someone explain how i can improve my induction

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I've read a few posts on how to improve the induction of my TS. ive got an Autodelta filter and now want to do a bit more work to the induction to make it less restrictive. How can i make it less restrictive and get more cold air as opposed hot engine bay air?
  19. Can someone explain to me.....

    Announcements & Comments
    Why I have 3 green cloverleaf's under my name? :) That is all, thank you.
  20. Can someone please explain to me

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    What the differences are between Sportspack 1, 2, & 3 And how can I figure out what my car is? 2001 140bhp Sportwagon 156 Veloce