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  1. Tuning & Upgrades
    I have 159 1.9 JTDm 16V with swaped F40 gearbox. It uses driveshafts, gearbox and engine mounts from 2.0 JTDm. Currently building GTB2060 hybrid and planning to reach 300HP/600NM (currently 260HP/505NM with GT1756). Will driveshafts handle that much of torque? Is there any uprated driveshafts...
  2. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Is it possible to check the oil level in the f40 gearbox with a dipstick or does it not have one?? I've just changed my oil and am curious how the level stays.
  3. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    So just replaced DMF, clutch and CSC, got the car all back together.... Filled the box with 3 bottles of redline 75W85, only to lose a fair amount out of the driveshaft (which wasn't correctly seated - arghhhhhhhhhh). I've drained the box and measured the oil - I've got 2300ml so I'm down half...
  4. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Car is in bits! Driveshafts out Front subframe off Engine supported under sump I'm sensing the gearbox needs to slide to the left, towards passenger wheel arch, but there's isn't the clearance before the box would hit the chasis. There's 2 locating pins on the box and it needs to travel off...
  5. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    I was thinking of swapping out the M32 from my 1.9 to a F40 box from a 2.0 JTDM. The bell housing looks the same but the shaft mount/carrier bearing are different. Has anyone done this conversion? I would use the 2.0 shafts but which Clutch/Flywheel combo? Gear Selector Cables? The reason I was...
  6. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    I was looking on the F40 code number of GM (which is equivalent to 55350926 part number) Does anyone knows what the GM identical part number? Thanks Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  7. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Had a look around but couldn't find a whole lot of decent information comparing the C630 to the F40 box. We've got a C630 (we assume since it doesn't look anything like the m32) in there at the moment but unsure if it will take 250hp+ while been tracked. We got hold of an F40 box and having a...
  8. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Plan on changing the gearbox oil in my Brera, has f40 gearbox I'd like to change the fill and drain plugs at the same time anyone know where I can purchase one online? Or have a part number I believe they are both the exact same plugs. Cheers.
  9. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Hi all i recently had my clutch, flywheel and CSC changed on my 159. I noticed a substantial oil leak on the drive so took the under tray off and can see oil dripping from bell housing. The oil is crystal clear so I am fairly sure its not engine oil leaking from rear main crank seal, so that...
  10. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Hi Guys, I'm going looking at a 2.0JTDm (2010 Plate) in a few minutes, The dealer has phoned AR to see what gearbox it has in but they could;t tell him. Is there an easy way to identify the box from the engine bay? It's on the dealers forecourt so I can;t start removing batteries etc it's...
  11. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Hi all, On Sunday night my car started to rumble a low pitched rumble, non-metallic, directly related to wheel speed, starts at about 5MPH. It's gotten worse with about 60 miles of A-road driving. Yesterday i lifter the car, put it on stands and let it idle in 6th gear (speedo indicating about...
  12. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys im doing a bit of research into gearboxes for a turbo conversion im planning on my gt 1.8 ts at the moment im leaning towards the vaux insignias cdti f40 variant as it looks very much like the same as the gearbox's used in the brera (same style external bracing for rigid casings im...
  13. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Just affected repair on saab 1.9 16v which also uses the same gearbox. In the gearbox turret there is a fixed pin for a pivot point that goes through a nylon bush, moisture gets inside this and corrosion between bush and bracket make it tighter and tighter on pin. You can lubricate and it may...
  14. Tuning & Upgrades
    Is this identical to the F40 on the Vauxhalls or are the casings different and they are internally the same or close.. Or arent then similar at all except in name
    f40
  15. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    the f40 gearbox fitted to 2.4 and 2.0 diesels. anyone had any issues with them, and is a oil change advisable. thanks any info great
    f40
  16. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Hi, I want to know which one I have? Where should I look? under the car or under the bonnet under the battery?
  17. General Motoring Discussion
    At the hands of the equally epic Chris Harris:cool: Ferrari F40 v Ferrari F50. Like You've Never Seen Them Before /CHRIS HARRIS ON CARS - YouTube Enjoy:thumbs:
  18. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Evening - I want to retro fit the above to my Brera S. Sounds like a good piece of kit but not sure if it will spoil the look of the interior.( presently theres no satnav fitted) Does anybody have any experience/ advice? Cheers 2iggy
  19. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, My diff seals are leaking so I need to replace them. Does anyone know if these ones on ebay will fit OK as I have heard that the vauxhall F40 gearbox is the same as the one in my 2.4 20v JTDm? Best wishes, Craig
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