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  1. Brake fluid quantity

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Sorry, really quick one. Does anyone know the brake fluid capacity for a Gtv 2000? I’ve changed it before but can’t for the life of me find any reference to how much fluid was needed.
  2. Low intake air quantity

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi I'm having problems with my Alfa 159 2.0 jtdm. The car has lost half of the power but there are no errors present when scanning with MES. The engine is remapped and EGR off by software and blanking plate. What I can see from MES is that the intake air quantity is too low (about 360mg/i)...
  3. 2.4 Thermostat change coolant quantity?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, My 159 2.4 has recently stopped warming up... as in it takes about 15 minutes for the temp guage to move at all while it's ~12 degrees C outside. Safe to say the thermostat's gone and my replacement is already on the way. My timing belt and water pump were changed about 6 months ago with...
  4. 159 2.4 JTDM Intake Air Quantity

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    The idle on my 2.4 Jtdm 159 ti has been a bit lumpy recently, I also noticed that there's a bit of black smoke under "enthusiastic" acceleration! I was having a browse in Multi ECU Scan and noticed that "Intake Air Quantity Value" (487 mg/i) is less than half of the "Desired Intake Air...
  5. 2.4 fuel quantity

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Anybody got an idea as to what max fuel quantity a 2.4 10v should have ? I'm getting a max figure of 54 mgi from multiecuscan, which I am certain is too low.
  6. Alfa Romeo 156 2,4 How to increase fuel quantity?

    Tuning & Upgrades
    Hello all members! Well, i need some help and advice. I have tuned map on my Alfa 156 2,4. But, like always, this isn't enough. I want MORE Drive Difrences between ori and tune map are: 1. Turbo presure - 7f7fe 2. VNT - 7FBd0 3. Turbo limiter map - 7fa74 4. Don't know - 7da56 5. Dont know -...
  7. Oil quantity

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, just a quick one, what quantity of oil does it take at oil change on a 147 collzione.? Also what size is sump plug, and can it be done on the drive? Thanks.
  8. GQV- Oil quantity

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi, Today I had my oil/filter changed at AR dealer, strange thing is that in the manual at the oil section it is written 4.3Kg :confused: of oil , then on the dealer table from Selenia it is written 5.1L...but I witness the fact that even 5.1L is not enough,the mechanic had to put 5.6L of oil...
  9. 159 2.4 coolant type and quantity

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, I want to drain the coolant and replace with new on my 57 plate 2.4 (210). Firstly can anyone tell me how much coolant is required and secondly what type to use. I've read a few posts and G30 is being mentioned but when I put my reg into Euro car parts they seem to recommend their own...
  10. Alfa Romeo GT help air quantity

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi every one. When i got my car a year ago the car was runing slow i was told it was the egr valve had a new one put on and got the car back it seemed to be a bit quicker day after engien management light came on and the code was for faulty air fow meter month after turbo went so i could not...
  11. 1.9 JTD Air Quantity error

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I have a strange problem with my GT. A while ago the engine light came on when I started it. To it to the garage, and the fault said P1238 Air Quantity. They cleaned out the EGR, checked for other errors, deleted the fault and off i went. Halfway, while driving, it came on again. Took it back...
  12. 1.9 JTD Oil Quantity warning system.

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Whilst my wife was driving the car ( these things always happen when she's driving then fail to occur when I get in ) a previously unknown warning decided to join our little band of sporadic warnings that seem to have no effect. Along with the legendary, "Glow plug error"(about once a week...
  13. coolant quantity

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I remember reading somewhere on here about the correct procedure for refilling coolant/water after a radiator change on a v6 - something to do with a certain amount being left in the block and filling with x amount of coolant and the remainder with water, to achieve the correct ratio.. if my...
  14. MCSF Air Quantity low signal

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello Everyone :confused::confused: Absolutely pulling my hair out with this fault so hoping someone can assist. MCSF light comes on all the time. Done the usual clean the egr and checked pipes/hoses for leaks. I have taken 2 logs using multiecuscan monitoring Desired Air, Actual air, EGR duty...
  15. Faulty MAF? Airflow Quantity Measurements

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I've been having some doubts about the condition of my MAF, below 3000 rpm the throttle response doesn't seem to be as good as it was and disconnecting the MAF gives a noticable by not huge improvement. All the ducting is in good order and the circlips are tight. The airfilter is new. Running...
  16. Strange Air Intake Quantity Values!!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi I have an Alfa 156, 2.0 TS, '00 model. I have been using it for almost 3 years now and having issues with the very bad fuel consumption from the day I bought. I replaced from MAF to Lambda to every possible thing to get it corrected. Recently I observed through MultiECUScan tool that the...
  17. To low air quantity

    Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    Hello everybody, I need some help with my Alfa. It doesnt behave like it used to do, worse fuel economy and power. When testing it with multiecuscan, the actual air quantity is much lower than desired under load (1100 mg/i - 1400 mg/i at best, but often worse, depend on load, revs etc) Air...
  18. Desired air quantity very low

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi all! Help is needed with motronic. I have been scanning my car (2.0 ts Ph1 gtv) with multiecuscan and it seems that desired air quantity dont rise above 26.7 while actual air quantity rises up to 454.7 when engine speed is about 6000rpm. This was measured when driving with 3rd gear on from...
  19. Air con 159jtdm gas quantity?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Anyone know how much gas goes in a 159 jtdm, please? Cant find the info for the recharge at a (mazda) dealers??
  20. Minimum order quantity = 20

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    You really need to question the logic of AR's minimum order quantity of spare parts. I need 1 new valve seat for my head rebuild. Minimum order quantity = 20*. Normal quantity of valves in the engine = 16. For me, 16 is overkill. I could understand say a minimum of 4. But 20 is mind...