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  1. Flashing Selespeed Gear Indicator

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, Something weird is going on with my 156 Selespeed Usually in the winter months the gear indicator has flashed when the car is cold then stopped flashing when the car warms up. Its not cold at all outside now.. For a few months now (car has only seen light usage) the 3 and the 5 were...
  2. PO 302 and flashing engine light

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I have been taking things fairly easily since fixing the head gasket but decided to give it some beans on the way home from work today, to enjoy the engine sound. Accelerating hard in third up a hill, heading for about 6,000 rpm, the engine light started flashing steadily, then went off. Then...
  3. Odometer flashing after changing radio

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi, Recently changed my origin radio from Giulietta 2010 for a brand new Kenwood. Everything works fine, including the steering wheel controls. Unfortunately, as expected, now I have the kms odometer flashing. My question is: is a proxy alignment the right thing to do? Won't it interfere it...
  4. 159 3.2JTS Rough Idle & Flashing Amber Engine Light

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, I've owned a couple of Alfas but I'm new to AO. My 2013 159 3.2JTS has been running rough when I start it from cold, lots of vibration and a little rattle ifrom the engine bay. This morning the engine light began flashing in amber as I started the car but went off quite quickly. The car...
  5. Mileage and trip info flashing, what's the fix please?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I have recently acquired a '06 1.9 16v 147 TI and just recently the mileage and trip figures flash intermittently and I would like to stop it. I've already owned a 2 litre TS and a 2.4 156 and my wife had a 147 16v 1.9 and I seem to remember this happening to one of them, which was an easy fix...
  6. Climate Control, Infotainment stopped working and Odometer flashing

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hello All, My 2014 face lift QV hs the above failure. Suddenly when driving the climate and entire sat nav, radio, USB all went blank and the odo and time readouts are flashing. I disconnected the battery earth but it made no difference. Otherwise the car is fine. The car has Bose sub...
  7. 2003 alfa 147 Flashing odometer.

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    So when I bought my 147 the odometer was flashing. The radio was changed and it needed a new battery. Sorted. Any advice on getting the flashin to stop maybe DIY or some3that won't break the bank. Thank you in advance. Sent from my CLT-L09 using Tapatalk
  8. Replacing and recoding Airbag ECU - to clear flashing warning light!!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Replaced ALFA GT (2006 18petrol) airbag ECU with brand new one (after rain flood - steady airbag warning light and airbag fault) and getting this flashing light (all errors cleared according to computer)! Proxy alignment done. Correct part number. Any technical help on the matter would be very...
  9. Alfa 156 Indicators Staying Lit and Not Flashing

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi All, I have a 2005 facelift 156 and recently had an odd problem develop with the indicators. They work fine for a bit but after driving for a while they stop flashing and instead stay lit constantly when they are selected. Right, left and hazards all do this. If you then turn the ignition...
  10. Flashing "locked" light in front door release when parked

    Alfa Giulia
    I just looked out of the window at my parked Stelvio and spotted the red LED "locked" light flashing. I'd never noticed this before and assume it shows the alarm is on? Anybody else spotted this in their Giulia/Stelvio?
  11. Mito alarm beeping and lights flashing

    Alfa MiTo
    Just bought 2014 Mito Sportiva. The alarm has been going off in the middle of the night for no reason - I am replacing the battery in the fob and the car battery later on today to see if this helps. If I lock the car with the key, does the alarm set, or not? When I open the car using the fob...
  12. 147 HELP needed to reset airbag and flashing odometer

    Republic of Ireland
    hi all As the title says I need someone with either alfadiag or multiscan to reset my airbag light and find out why my odometer is flashing on my 2003 147 . willing to pay for the help and I'am in the Naas , kildare area but willing to travel . thank in advance brendan
  13. Fuel light flashing + no fuel showing

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi people. I've a 159 SW and a constantly flashing amber fuel light with no needle movement. fuel tank sender has been checked and is apparently OK and I've replaced the 3x gauge block. No change, still blinking. Anyone had this and know how to fix?
  14. 2018 Mito stereo swap flashing mileage

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi all I have just bought a brand new Mito after my 147 sadly got to the point where I was spending more time fixing it than actually driving. only thing is I'm having a bit of an issue. I have swapped out the Uconnect system (non-satnav version) for a lovely and much more functional pioneer...
  15. Flashing fuel light. Among others

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    New problem: I removed fusebox B2 from the dash, hoping to find some damaged wires behind, and fix an electrical gremlin. Instead, I gave birth to another - more irritating - issue: the fuel gauge now sits at empty with the light flashing constantly. I know there is about 1/4 tank in there. I...
  16. My obodometer is flashing

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi as title suggests my obodometer is flashingwhat dose it mean and how to stop it it's doing my nut in. thx
  17. Flashing odometer/trip meter

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    With both of my 147 JTDs 06 and 07 the odometer flashes on and off when the key is on. No other car does this to my knowledge or am I mistaken. So my request is what suggestions are out there to resolve this mildly annoying thing ? Thanks in advance Martin
  18. Flashing red oil

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi all, just seeking for some advice on this: I am getting a warning message along with a red flashing oil icon. The message is 'change engine oil.' In the owners handbook, this means that the oil is exhausted and needs changing. I have had a full service, including oil change, about 5 weeks...
  19. Casting flashing on cam cover - is it ok to file this off?

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    There is a sharp protuberance on the cam cover or block just were one of the hoses from the radiator passes (in fact it lies against) it. This is causing some wear into the hose. Before I start filing this down, I thought that I should check that is not going to do any major damage. Any thoughts?
  20. Flashing tail light effect

    Alfa Giulia
    One month in on my Giulia Ti sport, love this car. One day while walking to the car in a parking lot I started it remotely, threw luggage in the trunk, then noticed the rear tail lights were blinking and flashing, alternating from left side to right side. Took a Snapchat and sent to my...
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