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  1. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    has anyone got an answer to my issues, car wont rev, there are no error codes turbo isnt spooling up but spins freely, no obvious leaks on the turbo hoses. new turbo control valve and no leaks on the pipes controling the boost (hold vaccuum) vnt vanes operate freely. new map and maf sensors...
  2. Alfa Giulietta
    Afternoon All, I need some help and advice, I have an eml come on and the car goes into limp mode. Prior to going into limp mode the car is slow to respond to the throttle, and feels like it is hesitating, I plugged in my little generic old code reader and it come back to P2563, I also used a...
  3. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Hello I recently got a error code stating the dpf is clogged. Check engine light on, car went into limp mode shortly after each engine start. Got it to a diagnostics guy, he told me dpf needed replacing or power washing. I then replaced the dpf, cleared the code and voila - everything is...
  4. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi I've got a 147 1.9jtdm which I'm having some issues passing the mot. The abs / esp light is on all the time and I read the code using alfadiag / multiecu scan which said both front wheels have spotted) a speed sensor wiring issue. However the car reads speeds when driving and I'm skeptical...
  5. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    OK, to preface this thread, I had another problem, link to thread here: https://www.alfaowner.com/Forum/alfa-159-brera-andamp-946-spider/#/topics/1184921 Basically long story short: Cleaned my egr, after reinstalling I got a weird noise, car went into limp after a while, took egr apart again...
  6. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    My 159 (07 1.9 JTDM) has started to randomly go into limp mode for a short period of time and then snaps out of it. Not good when you're in traffic! Any pointers please?
  7. Alfa Giulietta
    Just had to limp home 2011 2.0d. Had various faults like boost solenoid, Maf sensor, oil pressure sensor and a couple of others all short to ground. Found to be fuse 11 (10amp). Wiggled wire around after and it went again. Basically the loom is too tight as it goes around crank case buy the...
  8. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    My Alfa has just lately decided to occasionally go into limp mode for a short while, although seems like an eternity. Any ideas? Otherwise it runs fine. Any ideas please, it's a bit worrying. 2007 159 1.9jtdm Lusso (currently on 173483 miles)
  9. Alfa Giulietta
    Hello everyone ! My name is Adem and I have an Alfa Giulietta 2012 1.4 Multiair 170 hp. My problem is that my car goes into "limp mode" at random times, and when I restart the engine for the third time the limp mode disapear, but the engine light stays there. I scan the ODB errors with...
  10. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Hi All, Looking for some help. I have a 2008 159 TI 2.4 If I sit in neutral or park with the engine running for more than a few minuets, the car will sometimes go into, the best way to describe it is limp mode. Total lack of power. If I turn off & on again all's good. Sometimes putting it in...
  11. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Hello my car is somehow in limp mode. Before i have done retiming on my engine everything was good. And now I am in a limp mode following thease error codes P0403 egr valve P0045 turbo actuator command P2008 flow shutter valve P0638 throttle valve control P0380 preheating unit control P0683 pre...
  12. Alfa Giulietta
    This is Giulietta 1.4 170hp. Experiencing a sudden loss of power while driving, rpm Stay solid at 1500 the throttle doesn't respond , three warning msgs cycle: steering corrector not available, vdc not available, hill holder not available. Additional warning for dynamic and all weather modes...
  13. Alfa Giulia
    Hi all, purchased a lightly used (5k mileage) Giulia QV a couple weeks ago. It's a October 2017 build car. Today I was accelerating hard and the car suddenly went into limp mode. I was in race mode but the car reverted to N mode and I was no longer able to select or use the DNA function. I also...
  14. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys n gals. Firstly... it might have no relation to the fault but I had just done a service. When I changed the fuel filter there was some diesel spillage down the back of the engine... But... I did drive the car for a good half hour or more before the fault suddenly appeared. Now it's...
  15. Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi. İ have a Alfa 147 1.9 16v 150ps. My problem is that my car goes into limp mode. The first time that it happend was when İ was in a traffic the car start shaking İ could hear like plastic or rubber sounds from the engine bay and it wouldn't pass 3000rpm, i parked the car turned it off waited...
  16. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Does the eml light come on if your car goes into limp mode? I've a 2.4 brera and on the way home I seem to lose all power. I could rev but it felt like the turbo was not working. Got to traffic lights stopped engine and restarted and was fine. Had no error codes. Any ideas anyone?
  17. Alfa Giulietta
    I have a 2017 G 1,4 multiair petrol, 170 hp. Done 13 000 km in about 7 months. I live in the N of Sweden and about a week ago on my way to work (some 20 km motorway ride) it went into limp mode after about 2-3 km - yellow engine warning lamp on. Outside it was -14 degrees Celsius, first cold day...
  18. Alfa Giulietta
    Hi All. While driving yesterday and on an overtake I lost power and only getting 1500 revs I assumed the car went into limp mode, I pulled in switched it off and then back on 10 minutes later, problem resolved except for engine management light. Some background.. this could be a coincidence...
  19. Alfa MiTo
    Hi all, New poster so please be kind! Owner of a 1.4 petrol 155bhp Mito with 85k on the clock. Have been hearing a whistling/whining sound from the engine when under load recently, only when the turbo is working hard and the other day when I was giving her some welly going up a big long hill...
  20. Alfa 159, Brera & Spider
    Hi, can someone help me with my alfa? Car starts normally. Works fine for about 2 minutes and then goes into limp mode.. restart it and same thing happens. It has no errors. Dpf, egr, swirl flaps are removed. Checked and cleaned all the sensors..No idea whats wrong. Can injectors cause this?
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