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  1. Stelvio Owners Tech info - Fault Guides and more!

    Alfa Stelvio
    Bodywork Stone chips More on paint Paint codes Replacing the rear boot badge Suspension Suspension overhaul Upgrading Outer cv boot Rear bushes Front Upper Arm Bush Lower wishbone Drop Link Replacement Brakes Handbrake Cable replacement How to fit brake pads and discs Tyres...
  2. Tech help pls - lower ball joint boot.

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi Need to replace the lower balljoint boots on the 2.4. Would be grateful for a quick tutorial on how it’s done and what size boots are required. Cheers.
  3. Tech Help P0091 & 92

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi ..... I'm wondering has anyone encountered this in the past? Having intermittent trouble with a 2010 159ti 1.9 diesel The car goes into 'limp mode' intermittently, generally when it's from a cold start, the 'check engine' error appears in the dash and then the car goes into limp mode...
  4. I'm new ! Alfa Giulia! Tech specs, query

    Alfa Giulia
    Hi everyone I've just ordered a giulia speciale 2.2 180 diesel , the Alfa website and brouchers etc all give stats that it will do 0-60 in 7.1 and the 140bhp which I believe you can't get in speciale spec will do 8.2 , now on autorader all the supers give correct stats ,but the speciales 180s...
  5. Alfa Brera tech advice

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, was sitting in my Brera the other day and noticed that there was a dial inside of the central drivers arm rest. I looked it up and found that it was some sort of air conditioned area. Is this correct? Also, there is a phone button on my steering wheel however when I press it nothing...
  6. Air-con tech Hampshire?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi I would like to take my 156 V6 to a capable technician who knows the V6 air-con system and is willing to try and trace a leak. Fed up going to supposed experts who say "No leak, re-gassed, £50 please" then 2 days later - no cold air. Anyone suggest an air-con professional in Hampshire UK?
  7. Tech: Unichip 4 vs ECU remap

    South Africa
    We have discussed this topic at length, for those who don't know just search the key words in the title. I'm quite interested to know why you guys think RGM sticks to a piggy back Unichip 4 to tune all the new cars and not tune via the ECU? Possible answers I came up with is probably because...
  8. Car "Infotainment" systems and assorted "tech".

    General Motoring Discussion
    Are cars set to go the way of the mobile phone in the near future? i.e. actually can be utterly rubbish at what it's meant to do but people judge it on how cool the graphics are and how fast the CPU runs. Infotainment test: best in-car entertainment systems reviewed | Auto Express To be fair...
  9. What is the 'must have' tech this TDWSNMUMD?

    The Technology Section
    Is there a particular piece of tech kit you would like this December 25th ? Tell us what it is :)
  10. BBC Tech archive

    The Technology Section
    Check out this little archive bundle of Beeb technology programs. BBC iPlayer - Back to BASIC This is the kind of thing the BBC should go back to doing more of....
  11. MultiAir Tech queries

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hey all, I have a 2015 G Sprint which i am massively pleased with, but am somewhat confused regarding the MultiAir specs / options. So far the standard 150hp is fine but i cant help but lust for a bit more. However, all of the remap / tuning box options seem to be based on the 140 / 170 specs...
  12. Non Car related: For the tech guys

    South Africa
    So I'm looking for some tech guys with skills like front end and backend development, programmers etc any skills useful for software development, application development etc. The reason i am starting my search on an Alfa Forum is because I am looking for passion, and anybody who drives an Alfa...
  13. Welcome to the new Giulia Tech lounge

    Alfa Giulia
    Well here it is... Discuss away :D
  14. Asus Tech Support

    The Technology Section
    My phone has developed a nasty bug. It randomly goes from >50% battery charge to zero and then switches off. :cry: Has happened a couple of times. Logged a case with Asus last week. After the initial "factory restore" toing and froing (3 emails) they told me to send it back. Logged a...
  15. Tech Tips: Muting when using Windows Laptops for phone calls.

    The Technology Section
    When using a headset & Windows laptop for voice communications, make sure you disable the built-in microphone on the laptop if you are using a headset. Otherwise Windows will just switch over to the built-in mic when you push the mute button on the headset. :thumbs:
  16. This Old Tech: The Telex

    Poll Room
    The first in an infrequent series of polls about old technology. Who has ever heard of a telex. Or seen, used, received or sent a telex message? :confused:
  17. Mito - Owners Tech info - Fault Guides and more!

    Alfa MiTo
    Paint Electrics Engine Denotation pics Belt failure Gearbox Air Conditioning...
  18. Giulietta - Owners Tech info - Fault Guides and more!

    Alfa Giulietta
    Paint Paint code/spec for the dark grey Turbine wheels is 693/B, Grigio Anthracite Diamonte Electrics Engine Specific failure of the MA unit on 1.4 engines. The thread also highlights: 1) Requirement to run specific diagnostic to determine MA unit failure, rather than removing the...
  19. Alfa Tech - Ledbury - anyone used them?

    Alfa GTA
    Just realised that I have a fairly local Alfa specialist near me! Alfa Tech in Ledbury (not to be confused with other Alfa Techs around the country!). I have found some reviews from a few years ago, but wondered if anyone on here has had any recent experience of them? Thanks
  20. GTA Owners Tech info - Fault Guides and more!

    Alfa GTA
    147GTA Electrics Ecu repair Paint Engine Fans staying on Gearbox Suspension Interior Exterior...