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  1. Apple reaches $1,000,000,000,000 value

    The Technology Section"]Apple reaches $1,000,000,000,000 value[/URL] That's a lot of zeros :eek:
  2. Alfa Romeo GT 1.9 jtdm - never reaches 90 degrees

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello everyone :) Just about a week ago, I bought my very first car - Alfa GT 1.9 jtdm 150hp. Its a great car and I really like it. I did complete maintenance, fixed whatever had to be fixed and removed the swirl flaps and EGR. The car runs pretty sweet from what I can tell. One problem I have...
  3. Porky -Alfa 156 2.6 Engine stops when Temp reaches 90 degree mark

    Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    Hi All Alfiess. I have a 1999 Alfa 156. 2.5 with the following problem. When the car engine temp reaches 90 degree mark the engine dies. Tests done - Fuel pressure still there. Idler sensor on fly wheel replaced as all techs told me this. When the car is at 90 then I stray water through the...
  4. QV reaches the 50,000 mile mark

    Alfa Giulietta
    I passed 50k just yesterday and how did she repay me, by the B&M stopping working for the first time ever, just wouldn't operate the phone (quick disconnect of the battery soon sorted it) As it was a milestone I paid a bit more attention to how she felt to drive and I have to say it's almost...
  5. injector light comes on when temp reaches 90 degs

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi all Can anyone help with information as to why the red injector light is coming on when the engine temp hits 90, then the temperature gets higher. Any help is appreciated !! Thank you :)
  6. Turbo Pressure never reaches zero ?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, As you all may know, I've bought a used 2006 Alfa Romeo 159 1.9 JTDm (150) to replace my 2000 156 1.9 JTD (115) One thing I noticed is that the pressure on the turbo gauge never reaches the zero, at first I tought this could be because it was regenerating the DPF , but now I don't think...
  7. AROC Malaysia & Singapore reaches Kunming,China

    International Events
    Hi all just want to share the pictures from AROC MY & Singapore who recently started a historic overland journey to Kunming , China . The participants have safely reached Kunming and will begin the journey back in 2 days time . Here's the brief report : Day 1 10 cars flagged off from SDAC at...
  8. weird noise - especially evident when clutch reaches biting point (147 1.6)

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hi all, i am gradually getting used to my new car but seem to have a couple of niggly things that i don't know if they are normal or not. the main concern at the moment is like a deep knocking or tut tut tut sort of noise, this is especially evident when pulling off in 1st gear or reversing. i...
  9. Stu the Flat's 166 reaches a mojor milestone.Well done Stu..Lets play Catch up.

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Well I saw Stu the flats's mileometer last night after ejecting a hitchiker off of his car at a Kirkintilloch car park last night. IIf I can work out how to get the pictures off my phone I'll attach) It was 59,995. So either on the way home or this morning it will reach 60K. Is that a record...
  10. 156 lags until it reaches 3000 revs

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Can anybody give me some help please. My 156 has a problem in that if i try to accelerate whilst the revs are below 3000 the car seems to be slow but as soon as the revs hit 3000 you can feel a sudden surge and off she goes. Has anybody had this probelm before. I also think my thermostat is...
  11. REACHES 80 C AND SHUT DOWN - 2.5 v6

    Alfa 164 & 166
    I am experiencing the following problem with my ALFA 166 2.5 V6: I can start my car, when the car reaches 80 C , she turn automatically off. No chance to start again, or wait until the temperatore goes down. I have changed the temp trasmitter, i have changed the crank sensor ( i am not sure if...
  12. Climate Control - never reaches temperature

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all - I've a question on Climate control - reacently got a 156 v6, when the climate control is on Auto it blows all the time at the equivalent of being on fan speed 2, it never seems to find its temperature even on a long journey, although it will adjust the temperature to blow hot or cold...
  13. Alfa Romeo 156 GTA Reaches Kenya!

    General Alfa Discussion
    Check this link out a freind emailed it to me. Infact he is in Kenya now and has spoted some 147's zooming around, only the very rich people can afford it there ! So just imagine the cost of a 156 GTA over there ? eek! eek! 156 GTA in Kenya