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  1. GTA 156 Immobilizer etc..

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello, Finally Got myself a new ECU. The new unit should be virginized, but the car wont start.. The code light is on, and I have a lot of errors; ABS ASR etc. on the dash.. When I connect to the engine ECU thers no fault codes. For the selespeed ECU there are U1701 - can network NCR - NCM and P...
  2. 2000 Alfa 156 Selespeed 2L Immobilizer

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Has anybody come across the immobilizer shown here in the pics. Is there any way the keys can be read from it?
  3. Changing battery - don't wanna lose stereo and immobilizer code

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I need to change the battery because it's been giving me problems for the past few months - taking a lot to start up, shows up immobilizer if you try igniting with the lights on etc, and I'm afraid to do it myself or have a mechanic do it who doesn't know about the immobilizer code. I read...
  4. Immobilizer failure/ vcd failure

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Well, it was that time of the year again for the annual Octoberfest at a small coastal town here about 400 Km's away so I took the Alfa to drive down. Drive was amazing as always. After festivities the next morning I want to start the Alfa but all I get is IMMOBILIZER FAILURE/VDC ERROR. So...
  5. Immobilizer removal from an Alfa Romeo Bosch ME 7.3.1

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Guys, Hopefully someone on here can help. I need to remove the immobilizer from a Bosch ME 7.3.1 with a correct checksum correction. I have a few ECU's available. If someone know's how to remove it that would be great. Or pop me your email address so that I could send you a file that would...
  6. 147 JTD, car won't start up and "Immobilizer" shows up when lights are left on

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    147 JTD, car won't start up and "Immobilizer" shows up when lights are left on For example, if my car stalls, which happens a lot lately because of the clutch, I guess. The car vibrates quite a bit on startup and stalls if I don't give it enough gas, quite more than I'm used to, but that's not...
  7. Alfa 147 1.6 TS Immobilizer Failure

    South Africa
    My 147 1.6 TS started dying on me recently while driving. Computer stating the fault as immobilizer failure. It would turn, but not start. After 10 minutes or so, it starts up and i can drive on for a while. before it dies again. I had a diagnostic done and it came up with an error on the crank...
  8. engine immobilizer.

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    hi i was running a 916 2.0L ts 2001 , is there a way of removing key code reader if so please explain. Thanks mick.
  9. 156 Key Problem

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, I bought a 2001 156 1.8 Sportwagon a couple of weeks ago and the key is pretty knackered. It starts the engine and opens the doors. However, it does not have a battery in it so the buttons obviously do not work. It doesn't even have the little cover for the battery slot. I'd like to get the...
  10. strange immobilizer pronlem

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi there. I recently bought a new casing for my Alfa 147 as the original one was tatty. So I changed the insides out int the new one and now when I go to start the car it won't start. Stating the Immobilizer error with a picture of a key and word Code. Not entirely sure how this has happened...
  11. 24V Super ECU without Immobilizer - HELP PLEASE

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Dear Alfisti, My 1995 164 24V Super was out of battery for like 6 months for a full paint job and cosmetics and after that, it shows the CODE light, cranks but doesn’t start. After another few months of trying, mechanic sent it to an electrics expert he knows. Latest update is that the yellow...
  12. immobilizer failure car wont start at all

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys first post here I recently bought a 147 (2006) and its been sitting on the drive for the past 2 weeks, been trying with no avail to start it. Initially i thought it was the battery then the starter motor, a mechanic came to have a look and said it was the immobilizer failure. the car...
  13. Alfa 147 2.0 Immobilizer failure

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys first post here I recently bought a 147 (2006) and its been sitting on the drive for the past 2 weeks, been trying with no avail to start it. Initially i thought it was the battery then the starter motor, a mechanic came to have a look and said it was the immobilizer failure. the car...
  14. Immobilizer fault

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    How do I get car to start with immobilizer fault on 147?
  15. PIN code and transponder data extraction tool

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Dear Alfisti friends! I'm releasing a small tool that extracts key transponder data and the emergency start code from a dump of the 93c46 eeprom in the 60622718 immobilizer box found in certain Alfa Romeo, Fiat and Iveco models. See the ReadMe.txt file for more details. This software is free...
  16. Immobilizer replacement on Alfa 147

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi everybody! So first of all i'll ask you to bear with me as i'm french and i don't know the technical words in mechanic. I'm actually asking on this thread because I couldn't find anything helpful on the French threads... Anyway I'm planning on buying an Alfa 147 1.9 JTD 115 of 2002 but there...
  17. Dumping the immobilizer memory without desoldering the EEPROM

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    As most of you GTV hackers :) know, it is not possible to dump the memory of the immo box without desoldering the 93C46B EEPROM from the circuit board. A fellow GTV owner told me it is because the prom reader is messing up the whole circuit board when it applies power to the prom when reading...
  18. removing or bypass immobilizer

    Alfa 164 & 166
    anybody know a way of removing og bypassing the immo ? i am using the engine in a 155 so i don't need the immobilizer anymore :tut:
  19. 147 Immobilizer Failure - Can anybody help?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi there, I dropped my key the other week & have had to use the key the old way (in the door) for the last fortnight. I decided to open the key up to investigate & it seemed the battery had just slipped. I got to the car and happily pressed the button & the trusty lights flashed and the car...
  20. urgent - Immobilizer failure error.

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Guys, Am back again, lol, I put my key into the ignition today and got the error message Imoobilizer failure, so i Turned the engine off and started it again and it didn't show anymore. Any idea what Might end up happening? because now am a bit scared of what might happen. Please help.
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