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  1. Alfa romeo 156 optimal rpm

    General Alfa Discussion
    Hello everyone, I'm a new driver and have got alfa romeo 156 2005 1.9 jtd as my first car. It might be a stupid question, i really have 0 experience. What is optimal rpm when driving for fuel economy at speed of 50-60kmh. I really love the sound of 3000-3500 rpm but not really sure if it...
  2. Optimal brand suspension components for 147?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Has anyone had experience with the German brand, OPTIMAL? I am researching replacement upper and lower front wishbones for my 147 and can get these at a reasonable price. My Alfa Indie hasn't been too enamoured with the recent quality of TRW's so I was thinking of trying Optimal. Opinions would...
  3. Optimal gt jtd lowering???

    Tuning & Upgrades
    Hi Folks! looking for a proper advice for a JTD GT lowering? just about to buy new shocks and springs kit for my GT,what best lowering for JTD models? I thinking to go with PRO-SYSTEM suspension kit from EIBACH 30mm??? I am running on original 17 multispoke.:beer:Anyone please share your experience!
  4. what is the optimal parameter values with fiat ecu scan?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, İs there a optimal result range for the values that with read with fiat ecu scan? Example, when we connect the car to fiat ecu scan, on parameters page we can see the values of the sensor's datas. But we do not know the optimal values. After starting the engine, we coonnect the fiat ecu...
  5. Keeping Leather in Optimal Condition?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    The leather in my GTV is mint. I am very keen indeed to keep it that way :) I've never been lucky enough to own something with a leather interior before, so I've begun reading up. This seems like a comprehensive guide: Furniture Clinic Any tips and tricks or product recommendations out there?
  6. Twin Spark - optimal driving style

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys, Yesterday i was talking with one of my good friends (he is also an alfa owner) about how a Twin Spark engine should be revved and when to shift gears for optimal engine performance and protection. In the manual only says that the TS engine should be warmed before accelerating and it...
  7. Running 17's bumpy ride? Optimal suspension solution

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Lowering my car the facts: From the start my car came with the standard 3 spoke 17's and from the first kms I noticed that it was a pretty rough ride and a small disapointment because the satndard shocks and springs dont support the big wheels and I think they are pretty the same with the...