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  1. Snapped sparkplug AAAARGH!!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    So today thought I'd get the plugs changed Top cover and coilpack came out easy enough ( although some numpty has stripped the thread on the screw that holds the small earth lead in place :mad: ) and first big plug came out easy - plug as expected is knackered - the centre electrode is oval...
  2. 2.5 v6 sparkplug change

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    any tip or links as to how to change my sparkers. thanks in advance fala.:confused:
  3. Bonnet catch

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys, thanks for the help in my previous thread. Have now ordered correct bolts for my shocks. However I have now discovered some more issues with my Alfa. 1. I popped the bonnet yesterday as was losing power and wanted to check the spark plugs, I removed the engine cover and took of the...
  4. 147 sparkplug question.

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys, I started my first service on my 147 (2004, 1.6L) and was shocked to find out the price of a set of spark plugs from the alfa dealer - has to be a cheaper way, right? Currently in the car are NGK plugs, four of PMR7A and four of BKR6EKPA. I can easily get my hands on BOSCH plugs...
  5. TS spark plug removal tool size ?

    Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    Hi! What size are the TS spark plugs ? Need to remove mine into other car...
  6. Oil damaged spark plugs

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    I've a problem with my 1979 Alfa Spider. A couple of days ago I noticed that it appeared to be running on only three cylinders. A local mechanic came over and changed the plugs and declared that oil was damaging the spark plugs. I've had a good look at the old plugs and I can't be 100% sure...
  7. Sparkplug cables frenzzy

    Alfa 145 & 146
    I have to change my sparkplug cables. They offering me some Mecra and FACET cables but I would like NGK. Thing is that general importer of NGK for my country does not have cables for my 146 1.6TS and also that they never had it or imported it. :confused: :confused: Strange thing for someone that...
  8. GTV twinspark sparkplug question

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi, my 01 twinspark gtv went into the garage today for a service, i purchased the plugs seperatly to reduce cost as i can get them trade, i purchased NGK platinum plugs, 4x 14mm and 4x 10mm plugs. The garage have told me they are wrong and i require 6x10mm and 2x 14mm plugs?? sounds a bit...
  9. 156 sparkplug change

    General Alfa Discussion
    im going to change the spark plugs in my 1999 156 1.8petrol.are they any special tools am i right in saying their are eight in total any picture of the format for changing or tips would be great thx :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs:
  10. 156 sparkplug change

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    im going to change the spark plugs in my 1999 156 1.8petrol.are they any special tools am i right in saying their are eight in total any picture of the format for changing or tips would be great thx :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs:
  11. Alfa 75 1986 2.0 Carbs Sparkplug Size

    Alfa 75, RZ, SZ
    Hey there ! I am in the process of tuning my carbs, and someone suggested i should buy the Colortune spark plug available here Morgan Carbtune - carburetor synchronizer for balancing motorcycle carbs so that i can adjust the mixture accordingly. Now the problem is i do not know for sure what...
  12. Sparkplug location?

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Does anyone know where I can get hold of some Golden Lodge 25HLs for my GTV turbo? Many thanks
  13. 156 sparkplug spark gap...

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    What's the recomended distance for the sparkplug gap in a 156?? I mean the distance of the two surfaces which create the spark? :confused: :confused:
  14. sparkplug gaps

    Alfa 155
    Hello all :) :) :) Please can you tell me the required gap settings for both the main plug, and the iddy biddy one for a 16v 2litre tspark engine I had EBSPARES deliver me some nice shiney new ones today :) thanks very much Andi
  15. Sparkplug removal

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Guys, Can anyone tell me how to remove the sparkplug of a 147 (16 88kw). I manage to remove just the plastic cover yet. :mad:
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