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  1. Front suspension squeak

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, My Alfa Romeo 159 saloon has developed a squeak on the front right in the area of the suspension. I have replaced the top mounts, upper and lower arms and now the shocks but the squeak still hasn’t gone away. The anti roll bar links are in good condition as that was my next idea. Has...
  2. Rear wheel "squeak" noise

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Model : Brera S - 2.2 petrol I have a high pitch "squeaking" noise coming from my rear drivers side wheel. It only happens at a low speed (ie. 20mph or lower), and it only happens either when it's warm weather or the car has been driven for a while. It's almost like something has heated up...
  3. Giulia possible suspension squeak?

    Alfa Giulia
    I seem to be getting a squeak from the rear of my car, it can definitely be heard at low speed braking, seems to sound like it's coming from the suspension but wondering if anybody else has had the same problem? When the car is cold it can't be heard but when it's warmed up it's definitely...
  4. Mito - rattle and squeak

    Alfa MiTo
    My 2013 QV 170 has developed a low pitched rattle and squeak that is coming from the rear offside area of the car when travelling over smooth surfaces and not necessarily bumps. It's most noticeable at low speed and the rattle can just about be heard at higher speeds. I've checked for loose...
  5. Constant Rear Squeak

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi guys, I have a really bad high pitched rear squeak - That is constant. When I brake the squeak becomes a more lower pitched and when I steer to the left it gets really loud. Anybody got an ideas what this could be? I have took brakes apart, cleaned etc... They seem fine and the brakes are...
  6. Mito alternator squeak

    Alfa MiTo
    I have the loud squeak on startup , can anyone point me in the direction of the offending AC pipe that is causing the issue ? Also what's best to drive out the current moisture on the belt / tensioner due to this issue once the pipe is sorted ? Thanks
  7. Squeak after steering fluid change

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, today I have drained my power steering fluid and added the Gi-r green fluid rather than the red fluid. The good news is the steering feels much better now and generally less noisy. The bad news isn’t it vibrates more and I now have a slight squeak when turning the wheel at slow...
  8. Squeak on cold startup

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    From two days I've had this problem with my 147 1.9 16V . Belts and water pump have been changed 1 year ago(13K kms). Everytime on a cold start, there is a 3-4sec high pitch squeaking noise coming from the right side of the car. It happens only on start and only for a few seconds.. One month...
  9. Squeak / Creak on ignition? Bushes?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I've got a Brera 2.0 JTDM - when starting cold there's what I can only describe as a high-pitched creak from somewhere in the lower regions that lasts about a second - it also happens when driving over (*******) speed bumps. It's not loud, but Alfa specialist said it could be the bushes?
  10. Dashboard squeak

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello. I've finally managed to locate a squeak from my dashboard. It's the rubber boot that goes over the steering wheel column ,which can be easily seen when adjusting the steering wheel(The thing that sits over the steering columb ,it's some sort of rubber which extends when you pull the wheel...
  11. 2.0TS squeaking noise sounds like a bird churping around fanbelt area

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    On my 2001 Gtv I've started to have a squeaking noise sounds like a bird churping or something from the belts around the fanbelt area but this only lasts for about 4 minutes after engine start and then goes away but returns if parked at the shops for example for 30mins and start the engine...
  12. Squeak on boost

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi, I have a weird sound that I can only describe that sounds like when you let air out of a balloon but squeaking it (hope that makes sense) but it sounds right behind the dashboard. More prevalent in Dynamic than normal. Guessing boost leak, but are any lines right behind the dash? Car...
  13. Slight knocking and squeak from front suspension

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I experience some squeaking/knocking from the front suspension when driving over a rough piece of road or uneven surfaces. The sound seems to quiet down when driving at higher speeds. I also hear it when driving around in "parking-lot" speeds while turning. Turning in general will also cause a...
  14. suspension squeak

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi All, I've noticed a squeak over bumps and if I lean on/rock the nearside front area,I imagine a suspension squeak. I had a new upper arm fitted a few weeks ago....is there any reason why a brand new suspension arm may squeak or have I just developed an annoying but coincidental issue in the...
  15. 147 Suspension squeak

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, Done a fair amount of searching on here regarding this problem, however, I'm not completely sure what to do. My 147 has developed a seriously loud suspension squeak on the drivers side, it sounds like the suspensions about to fall apart! I took it to my local Kwik Fit, they had a look...
  16. Brera seat squeak

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all My drivers seat has a little forward and backward movement in it - just enough to be annoying. I've had the seat out off the floor to see what is what and can see it is move in the frame but cannot see where the interconnects are to tighten or other. Any help appreciated.
  17. Suspension Squeak

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, Has anyone used these: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/FRONT-WISHBONES-UPPER-LOWER-CONTROL-ARMS-STABILIZER-LINKS-FOR-ALFA-ROMEO-/151062551930?fits=Car+Make%3AAlfa+Romeo%7CModel%3AGT&hash=item232c079d7a:g:mIgAAOSwNSxVEYqR My front suspension has gotten considerably more squeaky over the last...
  18. ARB bush squeak?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    since the cold weather started a few days ago, the 159 has started squeaking. i initially thought it was wishbone area, but after the wife has driven it today she says it has become worse and seems like its coming from the middle of the car. i got ordered to take it out to see if it was going...
  19. New 159 Owner - Annoying Squeak!

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Afternoon all After looking for years I finally took the plunge to get a 159, and what fantastic cars they are. Absolutely loving it apart from some niggling bits..... I had an annoying knock from the front end which has been sorted - usual worn bushes on the upper wishbone so that is all...
  20. Front wheel squeak

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Bit of an odd one, car developed a Loud squeak when I turn the steering wheel (either direction). Noise definitely coming from front off side (drivers side) wheel, very noticable when I turn wheel with door open. Noise is not mechanical grinding (power steering fluid ok)or electrical whirring...
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