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  1. 147 1.6 t spark 51 plate complete electrical failure

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Whilst driving to work just now, I suffered every possible error message on my dash. My rev needle stopped working. My speedo stopped. No interior lights. No electric windows. Everything stopped, but car ran. Please help
  2. Lost key fob 07 plate 147

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Sorry new alfa driver but I have tried to find a solution Can you get a second hand fob re programmed and use a new blade or is it only the main stealer for 250? The stealer said they maybe able to programme a second hand key fob. Has anyone done this successfully please. Sorry if this is a...
  3. Alfa Romeo 147 03 Plate - Black Smoke

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi I bought my Alfa in April this year, 03 plate. About 10 days ago the message 'Motor Control System Failure' flashed up on the dash & since then it's been blowing excessive black smoke out everytime I'm accelerating. I've had a local garage do a full service on it, but it's made no...
  4. 08 plate 147 Double DIN Headunit

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Hi guys, I'm having some problems identifying which parts to get for my 08 plate 147 to fit a double DIN headunit. I have searched through the forum but can only find threads about installs on older cars than mine. I guess I will need a kit that includes a cage and a fascia plate. However I...
  5. Phase 1 & 2 916's, Number plate postition

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Centered (as standard) or off to the side? I've seen a few people have changed theirs to a side mounted plate but can't really decide which looks best. Thoughts?
  6. 156 GTA Front Door Sill Plastic Trim plate

    Alfa GTA
    Hi Guys Just wondering if anyone had a replacement Plastic piece of trim for front driver door (rhd) with the little silver inlay ting i broke mine on weekend when i was fitting my front mats in place with plastic clips(it was very brittle and broke so easily) i will add picture to explain...
  7. Turbocharger for 10v 150 (03 plate) required plus suspension upgrades

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Think my vanes are playing up as all well until you try and push it where the power is cut and I get the 'go to dealer' msg. Fault always re-occurs when push it over 3000 rpm. Had two 10vs before and both had to have new turbos after same / similar faults. Running as clean as wistle apart from...
  8. Front plate

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    When we bought (swapped for a 147) the V6 it came with a private plate that had to be returned to the previous owner. As our plate is only 6 digits long I had short (but legal) plates made up and decided to see if the offset look would work with a smaller plate. Unlike the blue twinny, there...
  9. Anyone fitted this EGR blanking plate ?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/EGR-blanking-plate-VAUXHALL-FIAT-ALFA-SAAB-1-9-CDTi-/120727776830?pt=UK_CarsParts_Vehicles_CarParts_SM&hash=item1c1befae3e#ht_852wt_1141 Can't decide whether or not too give this a go or go for the complete blanking plate and delete it in the software.. Anyone tried one...
  10. 03 plate 147 intermittent starting

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    03 plate 147 intermittent starting (SOLVED) About a month ago my wife's 147 threw up tons of error messages when she tried to start it. ABS, EBD and VDC errors flashed on the dashboard. Turns out the battery was low and a overnight charge sorted the issue. Fast forward two and a bit weeks...
  11. 2.0 TS Sump panel, plate, baffle.

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Currently rebuilding a 147 Selespeed engine and some parts are being replaced with used items from Breakers. One item I had to replace was the internal panel in the sump as the original had a piece cut out of it by someone previously. The replacement panel received was different to the...
  12. MCFS problem on 55 plate GT 1.9 JTDM

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi folks, I have had this happen to me today. Difference being the car lost all power and strolled to a halt. I tried to restart it and despite turning over it would ignite. All other electrics work, just wont fire up. Go the MCSF message. Any ideas? I have someone coming to do a diagnostic on...
  13. Problem with 146TS 2.0 "S" Plate

    Alfa 145 & 146
    Hi new to the forum but have searched and seen some posts that may be of use to me and will check them out but wanted some advice as well. My 146 is being naughty at the moment. Starts fine and idles ok. Start pulling off and it misfires. Sometimes slightly, sometimes it is mental. Also no...
  14. 57 plate Alfa 156?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi. Have seen a 57 plate 156 Selespeed for sale with 40000 miles. Didn't they stop making these in 2005? Could this be a possible decent buy?
  15. Number Plate Light Unit Clip

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Help!! Car - 147 (07) I have removed the number plate light unit and replaced the bulb but now I cant get it to fit as well as it was. It hangs down slightly on the side of the clip. Now I have read a few other posts that talk about the same problem but I cant seem to find any advice on how...
  16. front foglight blanking plate

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    i have a 2002 spider looking for a replacement blanking plate for where the foglights would be on the lower front bumper any ideas,struggling to find part without trip to a main dealer
  17. 159 Fascia Plate

    South Africa
    Hi guys, Anybody know where I can get one? And roughly what the cost would be?
  18. Will this EGR blanking plate fit?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/EGR-blanking-blank-plate-VAUXHALL-FIAT-ALFA-SAAB-1-9-/120711473357?pt=UK_CarsParts_Vehicles_CarParts_SM&hash=item1c1af6e8cd It does say Alfa 2.4, but does not specifically mention 159. Also, it also says in the listing that it could trigger the fault light, but I can't...
  19. EGR Blanking Plate

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Anyone installed one of these? Im thinking of changing my egr due to low rpm issues but am wondering if this will work or will it force limp mode???EBAY Clicky
  20. Adhesive Number Plate Pads

    Tuning & Upgrades
    Hey all, Anybody got their plates fitted with the adhesive pads you can get? I have a new set of nice clean plates to put on the car and would prefer not to have to drill them. I've seen the adhesive packs you get with 3 strips (left, middle and right) are these good enough to hold a plate on...
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