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  1. Squeaking after changing brake pads

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I have just changed the brake pads for the first time on my 147 and I am now getting a squeaking noise which stops when I apply the brakes. The squeaking only starts after about 5 minutes of driving but then is constant (other than under braking). I did notice that 1 of the old pads was almost...
  2. MiTo sudden loss of power steering/ DST fault

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi all! Just got back from a drive into town (about 30 minutes) when my driver side wheel started squeaking, followed by the dash flashing up DST not available and then the warning light with a steering wheel and a ! During that time I lost all power steering and had to drag the car round the...
  3. Insane squeaking

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    My 159 V6 has just developed the squeakiest of squeaks from, I’m sure, the front suspension. On and off it will squeak like a bucket of mice for a couple of miles and be quiet, and then start again. Last work in that area was front lower arm bush replacement by AutoLusso six months ago...
  4. squeaking noise that appears to be coming from the front wheels

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi All Our little Mito has started squealing recently it is the 2014 twin air version, it doesn't do it all of the time and we wondered if it was something to do with the brakes binding. Oddly enough it sometimes stops when you apply the brakes and sometimes it starts again...... We wondered...
  5. squeaking while accelerating only.

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, first post here. I own a 2007, 159 JTDm 1.9 16v, 65k miles Over the last year, the car has developed an annoying squeak/chirp (kind of like a finger back and forth on wet glass) only when in gear and accelerating, and only when it is dry outside. No squeaks in neutral. No squeaks in the...
  6. Brake Squeaking whilst driving

    Alfa MiTo
    So When I am driving my brakes are making a constant squeak, I think it seems to happen more and louder when I steer towards the right. It sounds as if it is coming from the back, but I only had my rear pads / Discs done 3 weeks ago. I'm also getting a loud squeak from when using the brakes...
  7. Squeaking coming from front whilst driving slowly??

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi All Recently I noticed that there is a loud squeak whilst driving slowly, eg. Pulling away or parking up. It's not the brakes as it happens when Im not touching them. It's only just happened and I've look about on the net and can't seem to find anything concrete answers behind the...
  8. squeaking

    4C & 4C Spider
    I have a 4c spider, getting a squeaking when turning from what I thought was the carbon fibre **** pit but it could be coming from the steering (wishbones) or the suspension. Its in for its 1st service at the moment any ideas of how/what to rectify?
  9. 159 squeaking in cold weather

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    My 159 2.4 squeaks/chirps in cold weather and I've run out of ideas. It sounds like an auxiliary drive belt so I've progressively replaced the long serpentine belt, tensioner, alternator belt, and most recently, the crank pulley (TVD) and idler. Changing the crank pulley has definitely reduced...
  10. 159 squeaking sound handbrake?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, Since a month now, I noticed a weird squeaking sound which seems to be caused by the handbrake? To reproduce I parked my car, put the handbrake on, open the drivers door and while seated 'jump' up and down with your butt on the seat and presto a squeaking sound can be heard coming from...
  11. Alfa GT squeaking sound coming from the rear

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hey I have been having the issue recently with the rear of my car and as my local Alfa Romeo garage made a bodge job of door panel to fix my window I prefer reaching out for help on this one, so when I hit about 100Kmph up words I get the really loud squeak from the rear of the car, now I have...
  12. Wheel squeaking and suspension knocking

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hello all. This is my first post in here and I'm after some advice if possible... I bought my 159 1.9ti Sportwagon in December because my heart won the battle over my head (heads choice was a Mazda 6 estate!). I don't regret it for a minute but I knew what I was letting myself in for! Over the...
  13. Something squeaking when going over 30kmh. Tires inflated.

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    What can it be? Bad alignment? Engine belt?
  14. Squeaking noise when idling

    Alfa Giulietta
    Morning, I'm getting a noise from my G when idling. 2016 Veloce with just over 3k on the clock. It's worse when I've been driving so the engine is warm. It's a definite squeak, like a belt or something, gets worse if I apply some revs and then goes away. Any ideas? I'll post a video when I...
  15. Squeaking wheels

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi all yesterday me and my partner noticed a squeaking noise coming from the front wheels we think, any ideas on what it could be? Its a 61 plate giullietta 2.0 jtdm Brake pads have plenty of life in them when looking discs are partly worn but to me still have good life in them. Thanks
  16. Squeaking Boot Seal

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, The rubber seal on my hatch/boot is squeaking like crazy in the cold weather. I've tried silicone spray (worked for a day) and Vaseline (oohh Err!) but still squeaking. Any ideas how I can stop it? Thanks in advance Al
  17. big clunk, a rattle under the car and then alot of squeaking when braking....

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    So.....in an (I think successful) effort to fully bed in my new performance friction pads on my new brembo discs, I finally managed on the motorway this evening to get the brakes up to a decent temperature and use them in an exuberant and gratuitous manner. By braking very firmly from somewhere...
  18. Squeaking brakes on brembos?

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi, I've noticed that my Sportiva with the upgraded Brembo brakes squeak when stopping for traffic and low-ish speeds is this normal? If not, how can I address it? Cheers
  19. 156 v6 - squeaking like Flipper the Dolphin under the bonnet

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    I thought there was a thread on this symptom already, but I can't find it so I'll post the solution anyway. PROBLEM: When accelerating in 1st or 2nd there was a squeaking like a dogs chew toy/Flipper the Dolphin coming from under the bonnet - somewhere sort of in line with the steering wheel...
  20. Alfa 159 driver seat squeaking

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I have ultra annoying squeaking coming of under drivers seat, squeak is present when i come in/out of car, and over bumps when my body jumps a bit and on highway when my body jumps a bit too... I havent had squeaky issue when i was sitting a bit higher, but after i learned how long car is on...
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