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  1. Are HT leads the same for 2.0TB and 3.0 V6?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    So I was wondering if the HT leads are interchangeable between the two engines, since they have the same number of cylinders.
  2. MES leads

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Can anyone tell me what leads i need for a 1999 2.0TS spider to go with multi ecu scan (MES) need to diagnose ABS light Thanks
  3. leads for multi ecu scan

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    does anyone have a link to leads that work on multi ecu scan on an alfa 159 2.4 i have gone thru so many threads and have managed to totally confuse myself finally getting myself a windows laptop so i can download it, and also the manual (sick of working blind) plus i will also be able to...
  4. Firmware update for uConnect not in Europe - any contacts or leads please?

    Alfa Giulietta
    Well, my local Alfa Romeo dealer, and the parent company behind them, the importer for FIAT/Chrysler/Alfa Romeo in NZ (i.e. FCA NZ), have drawn a blank on this one. For two weeks I've been asking them for an update USB to bring my 2015 Giulietta uConnect back to life. It is stuck in a state...
  5. Ignition Leads - injectors / coil packs

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Has anyone replaced the ignition leads in their car? The leads that I am refferring to feed the injectors and coil packs. In older cars ignition leads were changed once in a while as current could escape from brittle old leads. This would reduce performance of the engine. Our cars are aging...
  6. Amp leads

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    On a spider what is the best route to run the composite cables if i was to put an amp in the cubby hole
  7. 33 16v plug leads - to coil pack

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    anyone have any thoughts on this subject. On my car it runs one of the wasted spark coil packs - so a bit like on very late i.e.'s - is that correct and 145/6's. The biggest issue is getting a decent lead that fits easily into the 16v head - and all the fiddling that takes and then the other...
  8. Buy surge protected jump leads

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    A word of warning. I attempted to jump start a friends bmw 320 diesel the other day but it was having non of it. I must have jump started cars a hundred times with these leads and never had a problem and everything was done correctly. Anyway the bmw had to be taken to a garage. The diagnosis is...
  9. alfa diag/multiecuscan and leads

    Wales South
    hi guys... just to mention happy to help out if anybody needs a reset or read as i have the full set of leads and purchased the full license to sort a problem light a little ago. i'm in cardiff. regards Neil
  10. Multiscan adapter leads

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi guys Has anyone near Luton got a set of Multiscan adapter cables? Or is it possible to modify a K line cable to act as either adapter lead? i.e by soldering? Last minute dash to try and sort the car tommor before MOT retest is up! (I've got the red transmission light) I'm gonna check...
  11. What can i plug into these leads?

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hi, i wonder if anyone can help! I've got a GTV with a modified audio system (by the previous owner) and i have some leads in the boot that would have been linked to something but i'm not sure what. There's some velcro on the little ledge so i assume it could have been an amp, CD changer or...
  12. Ring Jump Leads

    General Motoring Discussion
    I have been asked to buy a set of jump leads for the daughter in law (I think she thinks as an engineer I know about these things. I realise they need to be sufficient for the engine size and would err on the bigger size so have found these. Ring A 3m | Battery Care | Has anybody...
  13. Alfa SZ leads the way in future LED headlight design

    General Motoring Discussion
    Bright lights, affordable motor: Ford puts LED headlights onto Mondeo • The Register ;)
  14. Ht leads

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Hello all, I measured the resistance on my ht leads and the values they gave are 1.08, 1.06, 0.87 and 0.99 from 4-1 respectively. Can anyone please tell me if the difference between 0.87 & 1.08 is significant as I have no concept of relative values. On the same theme can anyone recommend a...
  15. Alfa 159 should come with jump leads

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Been away with the lads on a p#ss up to Benidorm for 4 days, car parked in garage. Came to start it....and nothing, just a quick flash of the dash lights thats it. Got the jump leads out, got the missus car round and started 1st time. Its just a bit of a pain in the neck.......but hey thats...
  16. Help! Which plug leads go where!

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Ok, so I did a silly thing... When I was laying up one of my Minari's I took off the plug leads as part of my theft-prevention methods. Now I've come to the point where I have to move it again and I don't know which plug leads go where! Does anybody have a diagram of the distributor cap top...
  17. Replacement ignition leads V6

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Afternoon all you Alfa GTV/Spider V6 owners....I am looking to replace my ignition leads as one is starting to decay and ruin the smooth running of my engine. Well, first question is are they expensive (for a set) as standard, and is it really worth paying silly money £200(!) for a set of...
  18. Purchasing HT Leads & Coil

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Hello. I wonder if anyone can recommend the best place (online or on the street) where I can buy a full set of new Bosche HT leads for my Alfa Romeo 33 1.7 8valve boxer engine? Here's a photo of it... I live in Guildford, Surrey. Camberley Auto Factors sell 'Mirrortech' which I've never...
  19. ecu scan and correct leads required????

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi all... 1999 p2 gtv 2ltr.... Was running sweet and tickover at around 920rpm. I have cleaned throttle body and now my tickover is between 1000 and 2000. I have checked all hoses maf etc and reset ecu and throttle reset joy. Still high tickover but runs sweet and responds well. After...
  20. Ignition coils and leads

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi all, The car has been running quite rough an 'kangarooing' recently, even more so since I changed the primary spark plugs. Took it to a garage, and been identified as the ignition coils and leads. Anyone here replaced theirs and have an idea of: 1/ how much this would cost? 2/ if used...