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  1. Repair kit master brake cylinder

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi Guy's, Can I fit a repair kit for the master brake cylinder without removing the cylinder? I would take out the brake paddle and try to install the repair kit... THX
  2. GPS doesnt accept the Master code!

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi, Recently had to replace my body computer, which meant a proxy allignment. The problem came after. GPS isn't accepting his Master code. I had the non GPS version, then 3 years ago replaced it with the GPS one. No problems until today. Thanks for the help.
  3. Master clutch cylinder replacement

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello All, I need to have the clutch master cylinder replaced on my V6 GTV. The problem is the car is currently SORN so I need a mobile mechanic. Can anyone recommend someone in the Chippenham / Bath area? I have the replacement clutch cylinder already so just need it fitting.
  4. 164 clutch master cylinder

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Going to NAD my clutch decided to play silly buggers, no fluid loss visible but pedal low down with little movement although it did bleed up and get me there and back. Due to go to Beaumanor hall show on the 28th July ( A great classic car show near Loughborough ) so needs fixing. Time to...
  5. Master brake cylinder seal kit

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    There's plenty of these kits available online, but I cannot find one for the Spider. It has a Bosch/Bendix 0 204 123 623 unit shown below, despite Autofren telling me my model must have a FAG cylinder. Can anyone point me towards a source for either a repair kit or just the three main seals?
  6. How does the brown master key work and can it be changed?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    So, when my GTV came over from Japan it only had one red key with it, but not the brown master key. And I'd like a couple of spare keys. I do have the original 'key card' and got a couple of blanks cut to that as spares, I haven't been able to try them yet though so no idea if they work or not...
  7. Brake master cylinder bleed nipple?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I've been told that the master cylinder on the 159 has a bleed nipple, but I can't see it, is this true & if so where is it please?
  8. Master code AR159

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hello Can anyone help me how can I get Master code (AR 159) from my CD radio magnet Marelli 156068727 (imei 500189440322580)
  9. Master code alfa 159

    General Alfa Discussion
    Hello Can anyone help me how can I get Master code from my CD radio magnet Marelli 156068727 (imei 500189440322580) Thanks
  10. Brake Master Cylinder Upgrade?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I need some help, please! I have just upgraded the brakes on my P3 3.2 GTV, with 330 calipers/discs on the front, new rear discs, pads all round and s/s braided hoses. Complete fluid flush and bleed. - DOT4 I now have horrid, spongy brakes. If I pump the pedal a couple of times, it will firm...
  11. RHD Twin Circuit Master Cylinder Removal

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Started taking my RHD twin circuit master cyclinder off today and got all the pipes off and the two big bolts out pretty easily, however, am a bit stumped by getting the articulated rod from the MC out of the tube to the pedal. I spoke to someone very helpful at Alfaholics who confirmed I...
  12. Where do I get a brake master cylinder - and do I need one?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Having said yesterday that everything was working perfectly on my Spider.... The brakes have always felt quite spongy. I bled them last summer, and it made a big difference - however, when I used the car yesterday and had to stop reasonably quickly I was unpleasantly surprised at how far the...
  13. alfa 156 [cf3] 2.5 v6 clutch master cylinder help

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, having a problem with the clutch after the clutch kit was replaced - pedal sticky at very end of travel and weak..... laborious bleeding of clutch solves the issue .... for a day or 2... replaced slave now suspect master. but i have no idea how to do it! eLearn is super helpful as...
  14. Possible Master cylinder problem?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all looking for some advice on how to fix the gear change in my 2010 GT 1.9 JTDm Q2. To get a clean gear change the clutch pedal needs to be depressed close to the floor.. So far I have replaced the gearbox oil, slave cylinder, clutch fluid. There is no sign of clutch wear and the car does...
  15. clutch master to slave pipe compatability

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello there, I own an Alfa Romeo GT 2.0 JTS and it needs a clutch master cylinder to slave cylinder pipe. Am I restricted to the exact model, or has the same part been used in other models eg. the ***** 156 or 147? Would anyone know where to obtain one. I love my car! To lose it for just a...
  16. Master, Slave, Both...or something completely different?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Morning all, I’ve got an issue with my 2006 147 JTDm clutch pedal, which has got progressively worse over the past 6 month, to the point now where Its extremely difficult to get her into 1st, and reverse gears, to the point now where I’m gingerly crunching it into gear. It first started about 6...
  17. Clutch Slave or Master Cylinder?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I've just been away for 5 weeks. Apart from feeling a bit on the heavy side (which could be normal, this is my first 147), I've never had a problem with the clutch on my 2006 147 jtdm 16v. The day I left I went to move the car and the clutch was doing very little. I had a flight to catch so I...
  18. Alfa 159 clutch master cylinder retainer clip

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, While installing a new master clutch cylinder on my 159 1.8 mpi i lost the retaining clip. Does someone know how this clip is called? See picture. Regards, Roy
  19. Clutch Master Cylinder

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Ordered a clutch master cylinder today in the hope that it cures my frustratingly, occasional stiff clutch pedal. I changed the clutch slave cylinder the other day after noticing that the dust boot had completely disintegrated, it hasn't cured the problem, but did need changing and was only a...
  20. Brake master cylinder on TS

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Anyone changed one? I was wondering if the inlet manifold needed to come off, looks snug.