Alfa Romeo Forum banner

setting

  1. 164 torque setting

    Alfa 164 & 166
    anyone know the correct spark plug torque for a 3.0 24v 164?
  2. 'Hesitant response on narrow accelerator setting ..

    Alfa Giulia
    All - car is a brand new Veloce 280. At very narrow accelerator positions and therefore low revs, particularly when pulling away from stationary - the response can feel a bit hesitant,slightly 'juddery' as if there is a bit of fuel starvation... Has anyone else experienced this or have any...
  3. Brera 3.2 inlet manifold torque setting?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, I know I have seen this somewhere on the forum but cannot seem to find it! I have just changed the plugs on a Brera 3.2 and cannot seem to find in the inlet manifold torque setting. Can someone advise please? Thanks Nick
  4. Phanthom heater 4 setting

    Alfa MiTo
    Hello all, Ive only owned my Mito for a month or so, Ive found my heater doesnt work unless on level 4, where it sounds like a jett engine about to take off. Anyone had this issue? Or maybe knows the score, Ive read a little on the resistor pack? Thanks a million ?
  5. Wiper intermittent setting resistances.

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Does anyone know the resistor values for the wiper intermittant period/rain sensor sensitivity on the column stalk? I've had a look through the 166 eLearn but they don't seem to record the values :( This will be the resistance values between connector D pins 3 and 10 ( according to eLearn )...
  6. Torque setting

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Is there a list somewhere, of torque settings for suspension etc. The ones I'm interested in right now are: rear shock absorber mounting bolts and front brake caliper mounting bolts (GTV TS) Thanks.
  7. TMC tuning box, what setting =bhp?

    Alfa Giulietta
    Just bought a second hand TMC box for the my Giulietta 1.4 MA 170bhp. It is a manualy adjustable 1-10. What is the standard setting of 207bhp for that box? Just checked how the adjuster works, and now i cant remember what setting it came with. And does anyone know what bhp that can be expected...
  8. Temperature setting on driver side air-con dial stopped working.

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi Guys, any suggestions? I have a 2010 Veloce which i love, recently the climate control dials that indicate what temperature is set on the driver side has gone out, the fans/heat/aircon all work fine and the temperature indicator on the passenger side comes on. Just wondered if there was a...
  9. Multiair Oil Filter - torque setting

    Alfa MiTo
    Can anyone confirm the correct torque setting for the Multiair Oil filter/strainer (part no. 55238665)? It's the one located in the cylinder head behind the upper cambelt cover. I've only found a post on a spanish forum which, according to google translate, seems to be suggesting between 2.4...
  10. Toque setting and socket sizes needed CV boot replacement

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    On Friday, I am hoping to attempt replacing drivers side outer CV Joint boot which has split. Has anyone got info on Toque setting for bits I will need to take apart e.g. axel Nut , etc together with some details on any particular tools, socket sizes I will require. Worth checking before...
  11. 'Nav next turn pop-ups in cluster' Setting

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hello, Seen 'nav next turn pop-ups in cluster' setting in the satnav settings of my Giulietta (6.5inch non live). Doesn't seem to actually do anything, in my head it would give me the next turn in the screen between the speedo and rev dial. Anyone use this setting or know what it does...
  12. Setting the time with an aftermarket stereo

    ICE & Blue&Me
    Afternoon all! I posted this in the Mito forum as well, but thought there might be a bright spark in here who could help too! I am considering replacing the head unit on my 2013 Mito. I currently have the standard uconnect system, but am looking to fit a new Kenwood system (DAB, Android auto...
  13. Setting the time with an aftermarket stereo

    Alfa MiTo
    Morning all! I am considering replacing the head unit on my 2013 Mito. I currently have the standard uconnect system, but am looking to fit a new Kenwood system (DAB, Android auto etc etc). It got me to thinking though; obviously I will lose access to the settings menu from the uconnect, and...
  14. 1.9 JTDm Cam setting???

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, So been looking through the elearn and how to's on here and as usual I am confused. I can see how you lock off the crank with the tool. What I cant find is a description of setting the cam . is it purely the lock pins in the right place or is there more to it? I know some may say its...
  15. Hub Nut - Torque Setting

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    I have had a look on various web pages etc, but I am trying to find an accurate figure for the torque for the front main hub nut. Things seem to range anything from 200Nm to 470Nm. I had a look at one manual and it said 427- 472Nm - but that just seems MASSIVE! There are a few low value...
  16. 2015 Guilietta Rain Sensor Wiper Setting ?

    Alfa Giulietta
    Our Guilietta has auto wipers. As with other similar systems they seemed to be a bit slower than we'd like, so I looked to increase the sensitivity via the U-Connect screen. I went in and wound them from 1 to 4 and forgot about it, as I don't drive it very often. Today we had torrential rain...
  17. How do I lock the car without setting the alarm?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Ok, I have twins and in the morning need to put them in the car. I am on my own and I don't have time to be putting on slings etc, so handiest is to put one in, and then head back into the house to get the other. This takes around one to two minutes I suppose but the car is out of my sight...
  18. S3 Rumble and Vibration When Setting Off

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    I'm going to bet this has been answered before, but I can't figure out what to search for. What: Rumble from what feels like the back end. A little noise, but mostly feel it in my butt. It is NOT the engine lugging. I just taught two people how to drive stick... I know what THAT feels and...
  19. Continental headlight setting

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Silly question of the week, does anybody know which way the little tags go in the dip headlight unit when changing the dip for driving on the continent. I have switched mine over a few times and cannot remember where I am up to. To be honest I cannot see much difference anyway, just being my...
  20. Setting the date on 156 JTD 16V Turismo

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I have a 156 Turismo that has the date on the info center. However, when I look in the manual to see how to set it it says to use the info and +- buttons but these are just blanking plates on my console. How the hell do I do it? It's driving me mad.
Top