Just thought I'd mention I changed my gearbox oil today as the notching (particularly 2nd gear) was starting to get on my mammary's
Car's done 100,000 KM's (70,000 Miles).
Statement of the obvious is that all gear changes are now really smooth even from cold, like a different transmission...
Car is a 159 sw 2.4 jtdm 210bhp
Everytime i switch on the ignition from cold i get the 'glow plug pre-heat warning', once started the car will idle a little rough for a couple of seconds and also a puff of blue smoke, the glow plug symbol will remain flashing for a few seconds after...
I have just had a 2003 selespeed come in with a sele prob.
I hooked it up to FES because the selespeed failure light was on hoping it would give me a clue but its showing no errors.
I then re-calibrated, it was doing the business for 2-3 mins then flashed up "error 1st and 2nd...
I've just taken delivery of my 159 JTDm LE, very nice it is too. Couple of minor gripes the dealer is going to sort out for me, but other than that, I'm pretty chuffed with my Carbonio Black paint work and red brake calipers.
One thing that is taxing me is that in the advert I'm pretty sure it...
I'm a noob here but very happy to be an alfa owner.
Just become the proud owner of a '56 plate 2.4 jtdm Brera (yummy!)
this may be utterly obious but how do I tell if shes got the 200 or 210 engine?
Confirmed for my test drive of the Mito 1pm saturday.This will be the first test drive of a car i have been on so thought i should ask a few questions :o
Anything i need to take ,apart from licence (will leave cheque book at home ):lol:
How long will i get ? Will i go out alone or with...
Do I have to notify my insurers for upgraded brake discs? Not changing size or anything, but getting drilled and grooved ones to replace my current knackered ones. I'm pretty sure I do, but just wanted to double check.
THIS FECKIN CAR IS DRIVING ME NUTS!! :mad:
Got the car back from the garage after the radiator, clutch & some sorta bearing was replaced. It drove like an absolute dream for.....
ONE BLOODY DAY!!! I'm gonna declare war on this car... :rant:
After a wicked day of driving, its now got a...
WHat's the original tyre profile on the 145 QV?
Is it 195/50/15?
My mind has gone blank, and I want to order a new pair for the back, as my MOT runs out end of Feb, and by then, I don't reckon they'll pass.
Also, I'm looking at ordering from mytyres at ....
wait a sec. It's 195/55/15 isn't it?