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  1. 2.0 jts sele VS 2.5 q-system

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I have the option to drop either system in my car at the moment with no price difference, manual is a no no since I live in high traffic area. Please advise
  2. 156 sele

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    morning ladies and gentlemen, mr diy here thinks me might have had a freddy kruger put a new radiator on filled up with antifreeze no leaks over the moon then finds a part which not sure about google it and find out its a baffle tin radiator a piece of plastic 2 sides and a bottom or top. can...
  3. lambda sensor issue on 156 sele

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I need to wire my pre-cat lambda in my selespeed 156 directly to the ecu and connect a relay for the heating element in between. I need the pinout for me3.1 in a selespeed and someone with some electrical knowledge to please explain to me how to do it.
  4. Alfa 156 2.0TS Sele. Warming up problems,strange working etc...

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello! Maybe anyone know how solve my problem. What i have. When i buy my Alfa( 1,5 Years ago), car is be warmed up, next day when i run it, i see the problem. And now, i dont know what i need to change to be ok. Car started normally, 1400rpm, then 1200, then ~900, and when temp is above 50C...
  5. 156 JTS Lusso Sele

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Just got back after travelling almost the entire length of the country with a 156 Sele JTS Lusso model of which there are apparently 9 left. Over 300 miles and it didn't skip a beat. The sele engages and works as it should which was my major concern. Its a bit rough and needs some tlc but does...
  6. Great 147 Sele for sale £825

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, My Gabbiano blue 3 door Selespeed is up for sale, wifey needs a 5 door and thinking of a 147, of course, so trades welcome! Owned by me for 3 years, FSH from good specialists, only 3 previous owners, now on 104k miles, cambelt service last year and new accumulator in 2012, totally reliable...
  7. Sele calibration, and two vins....

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    When it was new my gt sele was recalled, and the changed the engine management i believe. Now i have two different vin numbers "in there" somewhere and because of this the Fiat ecuscan or what it's called will not work. If i use another None Fiat it works, but it will not calibrate the clutch...
  8. turbo for 2.0ts sele

    Tuning & Upgrades
    Hey guys, I want more power out of my car so I want to install a turbo can my engine take it without any mods to the engine also I don't have the money for kits so I want to build it from scratch (the mechanic Wil not me :p) will it be too much load for the engine? Also how will it affect fuel...
  9. 156 GTA Sele...?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Good day people. Just been someone look for his next used car and came across this. Alfa Romeo 156 3.2 V6 24V GTA Selespeed 4dr I never knew that Alfa had a Selespeed V6. Plus it's not the traditional Alfa red and from the looks of it someone paid 2 grand for that paint job. It might be...
  10. Gear change noise (147 2.0TS sele )

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    functionally not problem at this moment. However ,I wonder it could become big problem in future. Question is only when I change the gear up to 2nd and 3rd ,there are clashing noise(rather noisy gear engage sound).:confused: When gear down ,it is so smooth as usual. car mileage is 56,000Km...
  11. Alfa 156 Sele MPG

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Just calculated my latest mpg figure after carrying out 404 miles since my last Top-up. Have achieved a staggering 36mpg, best i have ever achieved with this car, most likely due to recent Spark Plugs and Variator change, also feel using Shell Super unleaded has helped. Previous best was 32mpg...
  12. Alfa 147 sele speed - Power steering

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I need advice on - filter found floating in power steering container. Can anyone advise what to do?
  13. 147 Sele for sale - Spares or repair - offers

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    2000 Y registered Alfa Romeo 147 2.0 Selespeed for sale for Spares or Repair. Covered 147000 Miles, had cam belt and Ilders/tensioner replaced three years ago so is due to be done again on a time basis. Car does not start or run as I stole the Crank shaft sensor for my new 147. A new sensor is...
  14. 156 sele and brakes problems

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    To fix or not to fix 156 sele TS First is the slight crunch from 2nd to 3rd gear since the gearbox was re calibrated. Is it a calibration issue? Does the clutch need replacing as the car has done 78,000 ish. Or is it the dreaded synchro s meaning lots of money. Second is a wierd brakes...
  15. A 57 plate 156 Sele

    General Alfa Discussion I'm confused, didn't they stop making the 156 in 2005...
  16. 156 sele horrid sound!!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    My 156 selespeed from y2000 decided to get stuck in neutral with this horrid sound when trying to engage 1st gear: Leaving the car to cool down gets it back to normal ...for a while. Reverse always works fine! So far I have done this...
  17. Sele

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Does anyone know if the three sele sensors on the unit are all the same and the best place to source them?
  18. sele prob no reverse cant get into 3rd

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hi all im a little bit baffled to whats going on 140 2.0 selesp, i cant get car to go into reverse , and when driving go to select 3rd gear and it was going into neutral , pull over put foot on brake and select 1st again , just cant get 3rd gear argghhhhhh , today instead of going to neutral it...
  19. Dropping Sele Speed Oil

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Can anyone help with why every time resivour for sele speed is topped up it seems to drop all the oil. Sele speed robot was overhauled 2 months ago for smae reason.
  20. Engine ECU - Same in sele and manual?!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello, Some may remember i have problem reving over 4.5K after sele to manual convertion, as it's not very urgent i do search for cheapest solution. A guy from ECU Electronics (btw, are they realible? did any one use their service?) is claming that sele and manual ecu when coming new are same...