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  1. Warning Light Flickering on Dash- Anyone know what it means ?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Everyone and Happy New Year ! Over the last couple of weeks I have had a warning light flickering on the dash, more so at higher speeds (50 - 70) than at low speeds. The light itself is a little orange lightbulb with an exclamation mark in it and is directly above the green light that...
  2. Flickering Headlights on GT

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, Bit of a strange one this, but in my 2.0 GT Blackline, the headlights and main dash lights are flickering. As in going brighter and duller in succession. Its as if not enough power is getting to them and you feel you want to put your foot down and give it more gas to get them on full power...
  3. Flickering red oil lamp

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, i have a 156 2.0 TS and the oil lamp is flickering intermittantly! Checked oil its fine and the car is running well. Dont know whether its just a random electrical fault? Any ideas? Thanks :)
  4. Flickering headlights

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi am the proud owner of a 02 156 JTS sportwagon... I have a problem in that my headlights, they flicker on and off every now and then, this only happens when on dipped beam and is fine on side lights and main beam....any ideas my mecanic is stumped and i can find nothing on the forum.... In...
  5. oil light flickering

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    hi just done oil change on gtv when car warmed up and i come to a stop oil warning light and abs warning light start to flicker can anybody help :cry:
  6. temp light flickering

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    gtv temp light coms on intrmittently even when the car is cold , the car doesnt overheat so its not a safety isssue but:cry: annoying none the less , can anyone help?
  7. injector light flickering at high speed

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Along with the other various problems i am having with my 2.0 ts gtv i have another. When i was going for it on the motorway ie 100 + the injector light flickered on very briefly . the revs were about 5000rpm and it was when i was trying to go faster and giving it more gas. The whole car wasnt...
  8. Flickering Coolant Level Light...

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Just lately, the coolant light started flickering on & off on my 2001 156 2.4 JTD... it never stays on, and the coolant level hasn't budged in the last 8000 miles (3 months :eek: :) )... I had a look at the "expansion" tank today to see if there was any obvious float in there - or wires going to...
  9. Flickering oil pressure warning light

    Alfa 155
    Ciao fellow 155isti, My heart almost stopped last night, on the way to dinner... driving an approximate 3k rpm (60mph or so), in 5th gear, the oil pressure warning light started flickering, though dimly. :eek: The oil pressure was normal (slightly under 4 bar, around 3k rpm, engine temp...
  10. Flickering lamp warning light

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Here's a good one. My lamp warning light flickers......but only when the lights are off!! turn them on and it stop's:confused: oh...and this problem only occurs when the engine's running. I checked all my lights and there ok but I did find that the near side rear light was permanently...
  11. 156 Airbag light flickering

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    My turn for a niggly... The red airbag light in my 156 came on for the 1st time a couple of weeks ago. Typically at start-up, goes out after a couple of minutes or not at all for the duration of the trip. For the past couple of days it has not come on again (apart from during the initial check...
  12. flickering warning light

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I have a warning light flickering and don't know where to start looking for the problem as I don't know what its for. It looks like a light bulb from what I can see drawn as if its illuminated (lines coming out from it). All I can see in my manual is an arrow pointing to the area saying...
  13. Brake/Brake Fluid Warning Light Flickering

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys was hoping someon might be able to advise what i should do - partway through a short trip yesterday i was accerlerating rather enthusiatically and noticed the brake/brake fluid light flicker - should i be worried? Can i just top up the brake fluid resevoir with Castrol Super DOT4 which...
  14. 156 no go, just mad flickering warning lights

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Tried to start 156 yesterday, and nothing happened. Turned the key to the first position, and was met with a mass of flickering warning lights, but no noises. Then turned the key to the second position, which would normally fire the thing into life, but nothing happened, and all the flickering...
  15. Flickering battery light

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    When under heavy acceleration, the battery light comes on for a second or two. Does this mean the battery isnt charging properly? Under normal driving there is no problem, and even accelerating hard it only comes on briefly! Any ideas? TIA
  16. Flickering Dash Instrument Panel Light

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Guys, Last night when I was driving home from a friends party I noticed for the first time when I stoped at the traffic lights that my Instrument Panel lights have a slight flicker on and off every 4-5 seconds or so is this Normal ? for a 147?? :rolleyes: