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  1. Turbo V-band flange for decat on 156 2.4 JTD mjet

    Tuning & Upgrades
    Hi all, Dunno if anyone can help with this one? a good mate of mine is trying to do me a downpipe decat for my 2005 156 2.4 JTD mjet but has come unstuck in sourcing a V band flange for the turbo end. The rest of it is ready to go - jigged, pipes bent, 3 bolt flange cut etc. Is there anywhere...
  2. Low-power JTD M-jet (120kw) how to know one?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys, I've been browsing a lot on the topic but still can't find a definite answer how to tell a low-power JTD 20V M-jet. When I input my VIN number into EPER it returns two resutls.A normal 175bhp 2.4JTD and a 163bhp one called Depot Belgium or something like that.Coming from my experience...
  3. Alfa 147 1.9 M-Jet

    Introduce Yourself
    Hello all! I just bought my first Alfa Romeo 147 1.9 M-Jet. I'm selling my old Renault clio dci. I always been an Alfa fun but unfortunately I never had the opportunity to own one earlier. Every morning it puts a smile in my face, something my previous car could not... I'm saving money for next...
  4. Recommended gearbox oil for 156 2.4JTD M-jet

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys, could somebody tell me exactly which gearbox oil should I use for a 2004 156 2.4JTD 20V(M-jet) with the GM gearbox.Some catalogues say 75W90, some 75W85, some 75W80....and when I checked my gearbox oil in it turned out to be red(probabbly ATF)!?! So can you please tell me for sure which...
  5. 156 m-jet air filter

    Tuning & Upgrades
    hi there i would like to get rid of the airbox on my 156 sw 1.9 and replace with a tube and filter or something similar has anyone done this and had good results cheers :thumbs:
  6. 147 jtd 16v mjet

    Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    Hi iam new this site having just purchased a 147 JTD and i need some advice. the car seems to be lacking any power when in low revs but as soon as hit 2,500 rpm the turbo kicks in and it flies. Could this possibly be a problem with the clutch or one of the sensors (egr,maf ,etc) any advice would...
  7. Occasional Slight loss of power 1.9.16v jtd mjet

    Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    hi all, have a random power problem. when driving very occasionally I get a hicup from the engine, a slight blip. (felt like a old fashioned carb fuel blockage for a split second) also while driving, it feels sometimes it is down on power one moment (less power under 2k), and then fine the...
  8. Alfa 156 2.4 JTD M-Jet 20v Suspension Upgrade

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, Well, it's about time for a new suspension for a 2004 156 2.4 20v MJet with sport pack. The 156 is on 17" rims with Bridgestone Potenza RE050A, 215/45R17. I am not looking to lower the ride height. Loads of speedbumps round here. Just ordered the alu tray. Front ride height: 635mm From...
  9. 147 jtd m-jet wheel Bearing £

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, I've done few websearches and found a couple of suppliers, Looking for a pair of front wheel bearings for my 53plate 147 Jtd M-jet. Its been making the classic humm humming when slight cornering for atleast the last year+.. so I think its done well to get this far without getting...
  10. 1.9 jtd m-jet 16v, mods

    Tuning & Upgrades
    hi all, ordered the last parts for my project. Not going to do anymore to it as I think I've reached the limit interms of value for money. Big free flowing Airfilter Decat from JS-Tuning Water Injection (60cc or 120cc jets, still have to experiment) 4psi boost switched, 100psi pump. Tuning...
  11. 1.9 jtd m-jet 16v clattery knocking noise

    Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    Hi everyone, hope someone out htere can shed some light on this, The car, 147 Jtd m-jet 16v 2004 model, has had regular services with recommended selenia oil, and has done about 75k miles. It has developed a heavy ticking noise / clattery knocking sound , you can hear it more inside the car...
  12. GT 55 reg diesel 1.9JTD M-jet v 1.9JTDm

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Am just about to pop my Alfa cherry by buying a 2005 registered GT with a 55 plate. The car dealer has been advertsing the vehicle as being the 1.9JTD M-jet but has indicated that the car is only subject to £155 per annum road tax i.e. VED band G. However, based on the Parkers guide the M-jet...
  13. 147 JTD m-jet 16v Decat?

    Tuning & Upgrades
    hi all, finally rebuilt the front end of my lovely 147 after a smash on the ice ~missed it lots while off the road..!. I have had to junk the airbox and use a large universal filter, and now looking for a decat replacement for the primary cat at the turbo outlet. I have seen SuperSprint do...
  14. Help! 147 jtd mjet wont start after loss of power problems

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Can anybody help please ????????? My much loved 147 jtd mjet is stuck on my drive and wont start. In the last two days i have experienced a loss of power when pulling away on about 3 occassions. These were similar to when you try and pull away in 3rd gear by mistake but only lasted for about 30...
  15. 147 JTD 16V Mjet - a few niggles

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I have had my 147 a few months now and I'm loving it loads. I have a few issues I would be most grateful for some help with from you experts out there! 1. Despite my best efforts why won't my radio come on when I start up. It's on when I switch off. It is the original standard fit model...
  16. 156 2.4 JTD mJet ecu location?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Can anyone tell me where the engine management ECU is on a 20v JTD? Ta.
  17. Please help - sick 147 JTD Mjet

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi everyone - I hope someone can give me some ideas on this. My 147 currently won't rev over 2000rpm, and the turbo isn't spooling at all. The only warning light I get at all is a glow plug error which the cars had since I bought it nearly 2 years ago. I haven't had the time to look at it this...
  18. 147 JTD 16V Mjet 1 week on.

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I've had the 147 a little over a week now. June 05 model and with 38k on the clock she drives great and I'm very impressed. Economy is great (1st venture into diesel land!) and quick too! I am however getting a little nervous reading some of the threads on here. Am I vulnerable to the dreaded...
  19. 156 mjet engine management light

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    the engine management light recently came up on my 156 mjet diesel i have plugged it in to the laptop there is no fault listed. the management light is red is this normal? as i thought they were normally orange any ideas?
  20. 147 JTD M_Jet Owner-get used to the Alfa!

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi all, Having had various cars over the years, my last was a Bora GT TDI 150 and thought i'd go for an Alfa 147 JTD M-Jet Lusso, its a 1 owner car with 77k and I managed to get 10 miles from the garage before the Motor Control Failure light came on, took it back, fixed after a few days and as...
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