The engine in one of my 3.0 GTV6's is worn and needs a full rebuild. I'm not having any luck finding new pistons and sleeves. 3.0 12v V6.
Could anyone help me or know where I can buy some from?
Hello from ice-cold-freezing-russia! I've got 156 sportwagon '05 with 1.8 TS euro 3 engine (AR32205).
Problem: i've got weird situation with engine pistons. I found out that previous owner put pistons (dia 82.5 and height 45 mm) from some russian car that has fiat roots (Lada Priora).
Need your advice,
I'm considering to upgrade the factory pistons to Wossner High Compression Pistons 1:12.6 (factory pistons are 1:10), in my Alfa 147 2.0 TS.
Does anyone here had experience with such process?
Is there any additional parts will be needed to upgrade in order that to...
I have an Alfa 147 2.0 TS, I would like to install high compression pistons 1:12.6 (originals are 1:10)
Just wondering if anyone here did it and can share some info about the process.
Is there any issues expected with the TS engine running with 1:12.6 compression ?
After buying a 1/2 broken engine due to timing belt slip, I need to replace the pistons (at least I think) as they are battered by the valves on the right side by the exhaust valves. Anyone have a set ? Dont wish to rebore. And A timing belt Cover as it doesnt have one and I...
I've turbo'd my 2000 junior using a T28 journal bearing turbo running 0.8 bar of boost. I converted the car to fuel injection by building a intake manifold and its running on a powermods management system. the car made 230hp and 340nm at the wheels. Just before the car went to the...
I have to replace at least one piston.
I have done various online searches for replacement pistons but keep coming up with prices in excess of £ 100.00 ea.
however, I have also seen prices of 156 pistons for a 2.0 Ts engine witch are significantly lower.
Do you have any suggestions...
So, I have just spent two hours unsuccessfully trying to change the pads on my rear disc brakes. The problem is that the new green stuff pads are much thicker than the ones I am taking out and I am unable to get the piston to retract. I released both pins, removed the spring and took the pads...
Hey Folks, quick question, Would it be possible to run a 2.0 TS, turbo charged to about 220bhp without changing the Stock pistons/rods?
Would it be possible to just change the Head gaskets to 2 CF3 and 1 CF2 sandwiched to reduce compression
Aftermarket ECU with boost control...
Not mine just found and thought might be useful for some as they look cheap.
Anyone know the best source for a quality set of pistons?
I can find Nural ones (Federal Mogul OEM) but they are quite delayed in their delivery.
Anyone know a proper newage Alfa engine parts supplier?
P.s - Or does anyone have a mint set of CF3 pistons? Maybe with rods?
in anticipation of a possible brake imbalance on my up coming MOT I may need to recon my front brake calipers.
many moons ago I put a set of stainless pistons into my old landrover...so...can anyone on here suggest a company who can supply reseal kits and pistons for the 159 front calipers. the...
Hi to all. I'm owner of Alfa 33 third generation with 1.6 l engine (33201 from 145/145) with injection from version 1.4. I wish to install pistons from version 1.7 l (87 mm). In my engine block installed pistons with diameter 84 mm. What I need to do to implement my idea to life?
Hi guys is there any company that make forged pistons and rods for the 2.5 24v i can only find pistons and rods for the 12v and i sure that the 12v pistons cant be used in the 24v but are the rods the same ?
I want to keep the 2.5 displacement :rant:
Does anybody have any photos of what the pistons themselves look like?
I'm busy doing some research and any photos will be a great help, even 159i piston pix will help. As many as I can get please gents! If there is someone out there will many,many, I will give my email.
I have been crawling through the search and google to find an answer on possible capacity upgrades for the 2.5 V6 24V upgrades but I wasn't really successful.
The question is;
What can I do with the 2.5 V6 engine to increase the capacity without dropping all the compression?