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  1. Non Acceptance of ICS code

    Alfa 164 & 166
    battery went **** up a while back and now my 166 will not accept my known correct ICS code. Has anyone else experienced this problem and if so how was it overcome? I've talked to loads of dealers and non of them have a clue!!! :mad:
  2. ICS europe in Atlantic see

    Alfa 164 & 166
    :lol: yesterday, switching the ICS from summer time to normal time, i've noticed that ICS shows the CET (central european time) as GMT (greenwich mean time) -1 :eek: :eek: :( But the CET is GMT + 1 !!! GMT- 1 is the atlantic see ( Azores. capo verde) - maybe the ICS programmer were...
  3. ICS blown fuse, now won't let code input

    Alfa 164 & 166
    The ICS on a car I sold recently(2000 166 2.5 V6 24V) has just blown it's fuse. The fuse was replaced and didn't blow again. BUT the system will not let the code be re-input. The screen with code input comes up OK but the cursor stays on number 4 and turning the right hand rubber knob does...
  4. 166 ICS question

    General Alfa Discussion
    I've just bought a 3.0 V6 166 which is unquestionably one of the nicest cars I've owned, what an engine.. Can anyone tell me why the GSM phone system doesn't accept SIM cards from Orange? Am I doing something wrong? Is it possible to get this converted?
  5. ICS Code retrieval nightmare....

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi guys, this ones just informational for ya all... but it's long, so if you want to see the conclusion, jump my padded story and see the conclusion at the end of this post. :D When my specialist took my 166 to get my rear fogs working, they naturally disconnected the battery to look at all...
  6. ICS problem.

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hoping someone can come up with some ideas on this little problem. Just bought 2.0 TS at auction at what I am hoping is a very good price (I know very risky !! although my third from auction and first two were very good cars. 75 3.0-1989 and old 2.0 GTV-1982. Time will tell although not the best...
  7. ICS with telephone

    Alfa 164 & 166
    quick question while we're on about ICS's - if you swap a "normal" ICS for one with the phone function and card slot, will it work straight away? Or is there more to the system than just the ICS bit? Cheers Niall
  8. How Do I Remove The ICS??

    Alfa 164 & 166
    I've decided to fit a pair of 17CM speakers into the back parcel shelf spaces on my 166. Fitted a pair of Pioneers OK, ran the cables up to the front end, but after removing the trim around the gear lever, I cann't see any other fixings holding the ICS in place. I don't want to just give it a...
  9. SatNav & ICS kit for sale

    ICE & Blue&Me Alfa dealer clearing the stocks :rolleyes:
  10. 166 ICS Navigation Knob

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hello everone, I am sure happy to have found this forum as I just took delivery of a pre-owned year 2000 3.0 liter Sportronic166. It has 81,000 km on it and needs a few things done. The navigation knob on the ICS ( located at the Right lower corner of the screen) does not work. Can it be...
  11. DVD Connection to 166 ICS

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Does anyone know if there is an input connection to enable maybe a DVD to be attached to the ICS screen. Or any other digital video input?
  12. 166 ics head unit

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, can anyone tell me how to remove the head unit in a 166, i've pulled all the surrounding bits off and its still got me stumped? Cheers bruce
  13. 166 ICS problem

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Help!When i started the car up today the ICS unit for some reason wanted the code putting in(this has never happened before).When i put in the code it won't accept it as though it's the wrong code.I've checked with the original dealer and according to their records the codes i've got are...
  14. 166 ICS Language Selection

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, anybody know how to change the on-board language of the ICS on a 166. Everything is in german and I don't speak German. Thk Eivan