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  1. Battery dropping power

    Alfa 155
    Ive not long brought a new battery for my 2.0 8v. On returning to the car after 2 days of it standing, the battery was flat. Took the battery back to supplier, they did some tests and said that the battery was ok but I was loosing power from the battery through anouther part of the car. Any of...
  2. Airfilter / Induction Kit and Exhaust power increase

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys. As I'm still waiting (for my 147..) I've been browsing the web for upgrades. And I came across this: Is it just me, or is that insane and improbable (an 18BHP increase on a 120, from just the induction kit that is)? Has anyone...
  3. Selespeed power start disappointment!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, I must admit, even though the 147 Selespeed is a fantastic car to drive at speed, I find the power take-off from traffic lights to be a lttle disappointing. I think it has to do with the clutch being slow to release. I absolutely love the comment on page 126 of my owners manual...
  4. Power Steering

    Alfa 155
    Hi all just a quick note. Its worth checking the hoses from your power steering pump that run down the front of the gearbox, if they've fallen off their bracket they can wear a big fat juicy hole in the pipe and pump the steering juice out at a rate of knots. Ever tried steering 1300 kilos...