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  1. 159. 2.4 Engine stalling help needed

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    159. 2.4 TI. Stalling whilst driving? I have had a couple of reasonably slow speed senarios where all engine power goes, As you come to a stop ( carefully as power steering has gone) as revs drop and go into neutral , engine is off. E.g no idle. Initially car won’t restart from start button...
  2. GTV Spider stalling

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi, my GTV Spider idles around 800rpm but the revs have recently become a bit rough. I went out for a 80 odd mile drive yesterday I switched off the engine at the end of the journey but almost immediately had to move the car and drove for about a mile during which time the revs kept dropping and...
  3. 156 1.6 TS stalling problem

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi everyone, Car is 1.6 twin spark manual 2001 Had a stalling problem that would happen during normal driving, when slowing down and pressing the clutch in if I didn't snatch a gear quick enough the revs just fell to zero and the engine stalled. It was slightly better when the air con was off...
  4. Starting / idle dropping to 0 / stalling

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Last couple of times I've started my GTV from cold (proper cold - a week of not being used), she's stalled pretty quickly - revs drop to near 0, injector light comes on, quits. If I hold some revs on with the accelerator pedal she settles down in a minute or two, though sometimes the injector...
  5. alfa 159 2.4 stalling and wont got above 100km/hr

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Greetings guys, recently engine light came up with p1206, and won't go above 100km/hr 200rpm. can someone guide me in whats happening as it shows cyc6 misfire but its 5cyl car???:titanic:
  6. Intermittent stalling 2.0 Jtdm

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi All I've started having an intermittent stalling issue with my 2.0 jtdm. It only seems to happen at very low speeds such as when approaching a speed bump or junction, when dropping the clutch in first gear usually. It has happened when the engine is hot or cold, restarts immediately when...
  7. intermittent stalling

    Alfa 145 & 146
    Can anyone help? I have a year 2000 146 T Spark and every few weeks it stalls - either when driving or when trying to start - I have had fuel pump cleaned (twice) - any ideas ? thanks in advance
  8. 147jtdm 08 stalling and hard to start !

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello, ***** 147 jtdm 2008 turismo, 70,250 genuine miles, have owned this car for 3 years now and I have had no problems during this period ? Up until a couple of days ago ! After driving from cold start for around 10 minutes, the car suddenly stalled at 30-40mph ! And the MCFS flashed -...
  9. 33 1.5 IE : Engine stalling when starting

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Dear Friends, I bought a non running '93 33 1.5 IE about 1.5 years ago and fixed gearbox synchros, changed T-belts, changed fuel filter, replaced all fuel hoses from the tank, replaced HT leads and installed a new clutch kit. It was running well and passed the emission test as well. Later it...
  10. Alfa Romeo 159 Ti 2.4 Stalling between gear changes while driving

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi All, I'm really hoping someone can help point me in the right direction, I recently bought an Alfa 159 Ti 2.4 with 102k on the clock, in mint condition, it's a lovely car and drives really well. However, for the past few days, the car has developed an issue where the car stalls between gear...
  11. Alfa 155 2ltr - stalling

    Alfa 155
    Hi all My beloved 155 seems to have found a new fault. Today when I was in low revs she started to 'bunny hop' and the revs dropped to below 1000 before stalling. Additionally the injector light came on and then went off. To be honest this one is new on me but I've wracked my brains and can...
  12. 156 SW 2003 1.8 TS stalling on acceleration

    Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    I'm trying to sort out why I keep losing power on my 1.8TS. It started while I was cruising on freeway. A suddent jerk with engine management failure blink and 1-2 sec later all felt fine. While on the same freeway it got bad as the jerking was constant and I had to struggle to keep speed over...
  13. Mito stalling repeatedly

    Alfa MiTo
    I bought a 6 month old Mito Quadrifoglio Verde Cloverleaf 170 bhp with TCT 15 plate in Sept. It has repeatedly stalled since then (approx 3-8 times per month) mid manouevre just after starting, both in first and reverse. I'd never driven an automatic before so thought at first it must be me...
  14. Stalling at idle

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Morning gents. A growing issue with the Twinny. At idle it will sporadically dip well below 500rpm and ‘blip’…its being doing this for a while sometimes with an accompanying dimming of all the internal lights. Its now started stalling at idle sometimes as the revs drop off completely. Its not...
  15. Hard gear change after stalling?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Stalled for the first time today whilst approaching a roundabout, was braking and changing down and I think I hit the wrong gear? Anyway I made it out the other side (damn that steering gets heavy when the engine cuts!) and started back up, but now the gear change feels weird? Notchy when...
  16. Help with injector light and stalling after a few km's

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi guys i need some help. recently I've been having a problem with my 156 2.0 ts, I recently fitted an aftermarket cone filter. The car has been running fine without it but recently the injector light comes on and after a few km's of normal driving the car just switches off. Could it be a MAF...
  17. 156 v6 Stalling

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi All, A couple of months ago my 2003 156 v6 started losing revs when slowing down. Came to a point were it would stall. I took it in for a diagnostic test and the error was: P 0135 02 Sensor heater circuit(bank 1, sensor 1). Component defective. The problem was intermitted. I had the...
  18. 147 new MAF now stalling

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all, I recently had error p1177 and p1178 fault codes which reading on here and other places pointed towards a new MAF or Lambdas. I have just purchased a new MAF and unplugged the sensor to change it and also changed the air filter. I have also reset the fault codes on the dashboard using...
  19. Stalling, Stuttering/Knocking, Black Smoke! Help.

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi Guys, Sorry to make my first post a problem (and a long winded one), but I could use some sage advice! To give some history. I have a 2.0 JTDM 159, its been regularly serviced and maintained by local alfa specialists, had a couple of jobs done under warranty (power steering pump, back box...
  20. Feels like stalling over bumps

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Hi, Running a 75 TS engine in a spider. It runs really well until you go over a bump then feels like it is going to cut out and 'kangaroos' all over the place. it always has done it since its had the engine from the 90's. The in tank pump is running as is the main fuel pump, new dizzy caps and...