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  1. Newbie tech questions!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, just joined today. I bought a '01 156 1.8 on Friday and it's going well, just started sorting out the long list of niggles. Couple of Qs though: - It has an aftermarket radio/CD/USB/bluetooth unit but I can't get any radio stations, FM, MW or LW. How do I sort this? - The main beam...
  2. Possible new Li-Ion battery tech...

    The Technology Section
    BBC News - Engineers boost battery strength with small holes
  3. tekcore - tech blog

    The Technology Section
    Me and a few friends from Uni have decided to create a tech blog, we would really like you to pop over take a look and give us some feed back, please note we have only been going since the 5th November so we are still in the early stages. However we have already had over 700 hits since the 5th...
  4. Nice bit of door protector tech from Ford...

    General Motoring Discussion
    Ford spins pop-out anti-prang door shield ? reghardware Simple, elegant, nice one. :thumbs:
  5. Exhaust system tech. Specs. for GT 2.0 JTS

    Tuning & Upgrades
    Hello there! I would like to ask for information on the technical specifications of the OEM exhaust system for a GT 2.0 JTS. Specifically I want to know about the central silencer after catalyst. Like to know their measurements and diameters of inlet and outlet of the pipe. I have installed a...
  6. Auto ICE/Nav Tech at the NYC Car Show

    General Motoring Discussion
    Passion Gear: Autos Appeal to Emotions This Week at the New York City Car Show [Slide Show]: Scientific American
  7. IT tech's New laptop needed

    South Africa
    So I need a new laptop, Req that I would like are, i7 Processor 4-6GB ram- not too fussed as can always upgrade after 1GB Graphics HD resolution Pref 15-17inch price range 10-14k Windows based So far I've found the following Asus-n53SV http://www.asus.com/product.aspx?P_ID=Gjsm3Kp4pjz9iJM1...
  8. WANTED selespeed tech in leicester needed.

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    can anyone recommend ant selespeed techs in the leicester area that can sort out a selespeed problem ASAP IF SO PLEASE PM ME THANKS
  9. alfa tech Jeff

    Introduce Yourself
    hi all, im currently based in hampstead alfa feel free to ask me any technical questions if i know the answer ill gladly reply! twinspark
  10. 2.0 T.Spark engine Tech Spec

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    One of my friends is in his final year at uni studying Motorsport engineering at uni, and has to compare 4 widley used production engines, the 4 he has chosen are the alfa twin spark, the toyota 3sge, the honda b18c and the rover k-series. he wants to use the 2.0 twin spark, can anyone help us...
  11. Top Tech Mk2 Escort

    General Motoring Discussion
    Nice! :cool:
  12. 147/156/GT Owners Tech info - Fault Guides and more!

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Welcome to the "How To" section of the Alfa 147,156 and GT. Buyer Guides 147 Alfa Romeo 147 Buyer's Guide 156 Alfa Romeo 156 Buyer's Guide GT Alfa Romeo GT Buyer's Guide :)
  13. Tech Guides

    Engines (TS, JTS, JTD & V6)
    Automobile alfa romeo : Service Manual free download,schematics,datasheets,eeprom bins,pcb,repair info for test equipment and electronics PDF file relating to fuel injection for the Alfa 145 / 145...
  14. TECH ADVICE - Cloverleaf ECU vs Super ECU & AFM

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi All, Wondering if anyone has any knowledge on the transferability of parts between the cloverleaf and super 164 models? Problem: I have a 96 24v Super and the emmisions are through the roof. Already changed the lamda and plugs etc. most signs are pointing at the Vane type MAF being faulty...
  15. South West In Car Tech Remap

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi, Has anyone tried South West In Car Tech in Bristol for a remap? If so, how were the results and was it a custom with rolling road? Looking to have my JTDm remapped but struggling to find a anything in the South West. Cheers,
  16. New 147 owner, some simple tech / part requests to start with....

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    OK, after a quick play, I need a couple of 'parts' for the newly acquired 147 : One of the little clip / wire things that hold the plate onto the back on the light unit and an updated satnav CD (my one keeps bringing up an error). Anyone care to enlighten me as to where such things can be...
  17. tech help for hyspider - foglights

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    hi there mate, i have just got the foglight units through today, i got them because the reflector (from the back it is the black cone bit that fits inside the white locking cap) snapped off, or rather melted off. this seems to be fairly common. the foglights are like hens teeth, and there were...
  18. New Alfa owner grateful for tech info

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi Everyone I am the proud new owner of a 54 plate 156 JTD 20 valve Sport wagon and would like to thank the forum for the tech info I have picked up about retofitting cruise control. I bought the bits as specified on the thread fitted it in 15 mintes and it worked first time. I have never had so...
  19. DNA - One for the tech guys!

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi Everyone My new baby MiTo is allegedly due in 2 weeks time - its been a long wait!!!:cry::cry: While waiting I've been browsing the net and looking at Alfa literature, and one question remains unanswered. How does DNA work? I know what it does, but how does it actually do it? I can...
  20. Help for a non tech newbie

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I want my Brera 2.2 JTS remapped but dont know where an ideas? , I live in Leamington Spa. Should that be the only thing I have done and how much should it cost.
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