I'm looking to buy a 159 and seen a 2.4 JTDm Ti that fits the bill - a lot of major work done recently, good paint etc.
However, during a test drive I noticed that the clutch slips under load in 4th, 5th, 6th at around 2000rpm for a split second.
It has had the EGR/DPF out and has been...
Need some advise, my flywheel oil-seal is leaking and I am suspecting that some oil has made its way to the clutch.
Would this possible? Cos when I rev the car, the RPM goes but the speedo is not going. Anybody experience this before?
Mine is a 147 2 L Selespeed
My Giulietta (2.0 jtdm 140) has had it's clutch replaced after 63K Miles. Fair wear and tear, no problems there. The clutch never slipped in 6 years and was only replaced as the DMF was rattling and gear changes were becoming harder.
Mechanic (a very reputable one) replaced DMF...
Looking for some advice on kitting out a Veloce. I've been an Alfa enthusiast for many years (from a 33 to a 159TI, via a 156, a Spider, and a GT), but in a moment of weakness went for a Posche 911 4S four years ago. I've now just fallen deeply for the Giulia Veloce, and have decided...
My 1.9 JTD is definitely starting to show signs of slipping clutch at 104k miles. Some questions:-
Is this normal at this mileage
Can the clutch be adjusted or is it a change job?
Is changing a clutch a diy proposition?
If I have to have it changed I suppose it would be sensible to do the DMF at...
I am on my second Giulietta, the first being an early Veloce and the second a recent QV Line. Both cars have been fitted with the shiny silver sports peddles with useless rubber grips.
In both cars they have been absolutely horrendous when the soles of your shoes are damp. On a number...
My mito multiair 135 clutch is starting to slip.
is it an easy job to do without ramps. I have changed loads of clutches on other cars in the past but it seems a little compact looking on the mito.
after researching i see there is different gearboxes in the mito, i have the 5 speed version...
I have Alfa Romeo GT 1.9 JTDM (no remap). Since this is my first car, and pretty much the only diesel I have access to, so I cannot compare and dont know If what Im observing is a normal or a problem.
When I accelerate on 1st gear I can only go up to 20-25km/h, then even if I...
I'm getting a brief bit of clutch slippage when putting my foot down in 4th or above, gear change is fine. The car's on 104k miles now, I've had it since 56k and have mostly done motorway miles. Does this sound like a worn clutch or could it be something else? I haven't been using it much lately...
Hello Alfa World!
I have searched this on yours/Vectra and Saab forums..all very helpful.
Car : Same engine - JTD / ZD19TH Saab 9-5 Tid Manual Estate (06) 100k covered- mapped to around 185bhp
Just notice that on hard acceleration, 3rd, 4th and even 5th gear it seems something is slipping...
I bought my GT JTD 2005 showing 49,000mls and found the clutch to be sound with regard to slippage but the action was heavy and dry feeling.
I lubed the pedal pivot, the slave cylinder and the top and bottom bushes in the bell housing. This fixed the action, now light and smooth.
I was feeling...
Fron the depths of the internet:
Torque steering - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
What? This is not what I've been led to believe here (or many other forums)...
Edit: I do know wikipedia is not the gospel ;)
My 159 has done around 66K. I bought it at around 63K and and promptly submitted it for EGR/DPF delete plus remap. Couldn't be happier with the improvement, chuffed to bits!
However, I've recently been experiencing clutch slippage (which i was told was a possibility by the garage before...
Alfa 147 mk2 1.6TS (05)
I've been having a problem for the last few months where every now and then the clutch slips when trying to pull away. Whether on flat or hill, loaded or unloaded car.
It may slip and judder a couple of times then after a while be fine.
Doesnt seem to matter...
Ok so I just re tax my GTA finally after been sat on drive since.Oct! Done loads of jobs on it but a new thing just popped up. Clutch feels well spongy when lifting foot and feels like it slipping. Done a few hard starts and it seems to spin the wheels, done some high speed changes and when u...
In the last few days I've experienced the dreaded clutch slip at full chat. In fairness I've been doing lots more miles lately (50 miles round trip daily) and have been driving quite lazily - the symptoms have occurred while going up hill in 6th at about 70mph and flooring it...