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  1. Alfa 159 Tyre issue

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Dear forum members, I am new to Alfas and cars in general! I bought the car I wanted for last 10 years (Alfa 159 2.4 JTDM 20v) 10 months ago. About a month ago, the car started to make some growl noises ( as far as I understand it might be tyres/wheel bearing/calipers) the noise starts about...
  2. Bad low-end power; No Catalytic

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys, Exhaust advice needed.. It seems the cat of my car has been completely removed by previous owner. No regulations here, no problem.. But the engine is very growly, "gargle" noise, when pressing at low revs, and seems slow to respond. This is most noticeable at stop start, in which I...
  3. A bit more growl!

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I want a bit more noise from my V6 spider! I was thinking of adding a new back box - any ideas which one? Jules
  4. 166 growl or vibration ?

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi all got my 166 about a month ago ,drives great but as i`m getting more familiar with the car i`ve noticed a couple of things i`d like to ask about. Bearing in mind this is nine year old car . Mileage is 58000 by the way. Seems to be slighly slow getting into its stride at very low revs...
  5. Exhaust systems that make the most of the Alfa growl

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I'm thinking of fitting a new exhaust system, anyone have any reccomendations on exhausts that make things that little bit louder?
  6. loss of v6 growl

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    i recently replaced my exhaust centre section with this Secure UK tuning store Alfa, Ferrari, Fiat, Lamborghini, Lancia, Maserati but with a smaller silencer which they dont seem to do anymore and this Secure UK tuning store Alfa, Ferrari, Fiat, Lamborghini, Lancia, Maserati back box. altho its...
  7. 146 Lost it's growl!

    Alfa 145 & 146
    changed the air filter the other day, used a champion one £6ish, car seems a bit happier as the old one was a bit dirty and damp but i've lost the lovely low rumble you get from the engine! it's not as musical as it was! guess the airfilter is to blame, i also put in some oil treatment in a vain...
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