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  1. Alternative Sparkplugs for TSs

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all! just saw this listed on ePER as an OEM alternative to the much more expensive NGK BKR6EKPA. anyone can tell me which brand is it? http://mujweb.cz/autodily.nechvile/Pics/svicalfa.jpg
  2. JTS sparkplugs

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, As from time to time, lets say with intervals of about 500 km i have a misfire yesterday i cleaned the sparkplugs. In view of the fact my girlfriend always runs short distance they are not so dirty as i expected it . However the type of sparkplug is Beru 14 FR7DQUP7 platin with 4 bridges...
  3. How to change JTS Coil Pack and Sparkplugs

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello. As thread title suggests, is this a easy job? I have never done anything like this before but recently spent a bloody fortune on my alfa gt 2.0jts and cannot afford to pay labour costs anymore! I think my engine is misfiring so am thinking about replacing all 4 coil packs and also 4 new...
  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. 156 Misfire or Sluggish at Low RPM Water N Sparkplugs Don't Mix

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi All A week after buying my 156 and she was suffering from low power / misfire when accelerating from traffic lights etc until she got over 2500 rpm, then took off. Not always, and usually when warm. I read about water in the sparkplug wells. Well the engine was nice and shiny when I bought...
  6. Sparkplugs for old NORD engines?

    South Africa
    Hi guys What spec plugs should one run in an old NORD 2L? NGK Bxxxx, etc. In my case it would be running cams and somewhat higher compression with Weber 40's. Not sure about how good the plugs still are and I have a misfire on the race car. Maybe race plugs and "normal" over the midas counter...
  7. Sparkplugs again!

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Sorry about posting again but, when i change my sparkplugs at the weekend, is there any gaskets i will have to disturb/remove? Thanks again.
  8. Beware Bosch Sparkplugs

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Recon 2 ltr t-spark engine fitted 6 months ago by our friends at Autolusso last week noise and smell of fuel on tickover also slight misfire Rang Ned and took back to Autolusso found the sparkplug tip had fallen into engine and done damage.:cry: Now waiting for Ins to sort as this is the 5th...
  9. moisture in sparkplugs and coils driving me mad!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I have an a gt 2.0 petrol engine and I love it to bits but I have had a problem with moisture building up around the plugs(or so i'm told) which is causing the car to lose power when accelerating resulting in motor control system failure symbol appearing on the dash.After cleaning the car...
  10. sparkplugs

    Alfa 155
    does anyone have any experience of bosch sparkplugs in a t.v 16v 2.0 engine good or bad? Stefan
  11. where are the sparkplugs located on a 156

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Help i feel like a div lol,i need to change the sparkplugs on my 156,i took the topcover off and there's so many wires under there it looks abit confusing to me,i dont want to start pulling plugs that could potentially cause another problem,ive never had trouble changing plugs on any other make...
  12. engine wont start, dry sparkplugs

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hi, engine wont start, just fires once - thats it, spark plugs are dry, got spark ( checked ). hmmmm
  13. sooty sparkplugs on 1973 spider 2L Italian import

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    I am about to give up. My spark plugs get black (dry sutty black build up) after only 3 - 4kilometers of city driving. Even motorway driving does not help. I have had this problem for 4 years. Since it first started the following has been replaced or adjusted* - new dellorto carberators - new...
  14. sparkplugs

    Alfa GTA
    Hi, I want to change the sparkplugs on my 147 GTA and I want to do the job myself. Could anybody give me some tips and advice on how to do this? Toth
  15. 156 t-spark - sparkplugs

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    hi all, here's an odd(ish) question for you all. Do we have to use some type of special spark plugs specific to Alfa's? I have just been charged a fortune for them (although I am currently in Gibraltar so that could be the problem). regards, Mark
  16. NGK sparkplugs for twinspark

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    can you use NGK CR7EKC and NGK BKUR6ETB for the 2.0 TS ? I see only the 1.6 TS in the application list.
  17. Stupid Question RE Sparkplugs

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I bought a set of new spark plugs which were proper alfa ones but stupidly forgot to check the gaps before putting them in. Does anyone know if the gaps are pre-set? Sorry for this stupid post but it might save me having to take all the plugs out again :)
  18. Best Place to Buy 16v Sparkplugs?

    Alfa 155
    Hi fellas, Any idea the best place to get these cost wise?? Soz if this has been asked b4 but I had no joy with the search function :confused: Just wanna make this service as non wallet-lightening as possible! :eek:
  19. sparkplugs TI

    Alfa 145 & 146
    when do you change the plugs on a 2.0 ti, mine has 80000 km and its a 1996 model. Book says 100000 km but they are in the engine now busy for 6 hard years.. please advice thx in advance
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