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  1. Crankcase ventilation

    Alfa GTA
    Hi, there probably already is a thread about crankcase breathers, however they are in different sections and 3.2 Busso definitely has at least different ECU and the stock ventilation system is also different then for example on GTV. Does anyone have experience with fitting them? As my stock...
  2. Ventilation Fan Problem

    Alfa 145 & 146
    Hello Guys, i have a '99 146 1.6 TS and a while ago my ventilation fan stopped working and i took it out to get it checked to my electric guy and he said the brushes are worn off so we installed new ones. but after some time it stopped working for settings 1-2-3 but 4. and my mechanic (not an...
  3. Capped crankcase ventilation?

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    So doing some work on the car I suddenly noticed a hose which had been split in half and capped off with large bolts. See the image. Wouldn't this be the crankcase ventilation hose??? And wouldn't capping it off like that cause excess pressure in the crankcase??? I guess the previous owner (6...
  4. Mito interior lights on heating and ventilation controls

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi, Does anyone have any idea how to fix the bulbs that light the interior heating and ventilation controls on a Mito? Or does any one know how much a dealer may charge to get it fixed? thanks
  5. Dead ventilation on GTV 2.0JTS

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Good evening! I'm new around here but insanely in love with the GTV. Right now I'm after a 2.0TJS from 2004 that unfortunately has three issues (found so far): the right door only opens from the outside when starting the car the wipers also start and don't seem to turn off unless turning off...
  6. Crankcase pressure and ventilation

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    I know has been discussed various times with filters etc. My connector got broken so I attempted to hook up a system of my own but I think it was too restrictive. Since then I have just placed a 0.5 litre bottle (with an open hole on 1 side) that is fed directly from the side oil filler tube...
  7. Command for ventilation, air cond, rear window heater not working. Help!

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi everybody, I bought my Alfa last week and after 3 days the first problem pop up:cry: On monday I started the engine, enabled the rear window heater and set the ventilation to blow on the window and then went out to clean ice on the windows. When I went back in, there was no noise of fans...
  8. Ventilation ducting

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Does anyone know if there is a trick to remove the outlet flaps from the rear passenger heating ducts? One of the b****y kids has kicked one of the outlets and part of the flap mechanism has vanished down the duct :mad: Eper suggests the outlet flap it not a separate part number so I need a bit...
  9. Corsa ventilation fan not working

    General Motoring Discussion
    Not being very technically minded :o ... any help here would go along way. The ventilation fan on my good ladies vauxhall corsa has given up the ghost :confused: I've checked the fuse and that is ok :D .... even swapped it with another but to no avail :cry: any ideas guys ????
  10. Alfa 156 ventilation

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Need a bit of help!!!! Does anybody know whats wrong with my ventilation system?? It'll blow out air on the feet or windscreen but does not blow out in the 'middle' setting, even though you can hear the fan or air con working and the vents are open!!!! Would like to sort it myself rather than...
  11. how to change bulb on ventilation,heater control panel on 1985 alfetta gtv 2000

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    Hi all I have recently purchased an 85 alfetta gtv 2000 and found that the interior light behind the heater/ventilation control panel on the rhs is blown.Would anyone be able to assist.I noticed that there are 2 screws on the upper of the panel which I removed but this did not help.Any...
  12. 166 Ventilation Query.

    Alfa 164 & 166
    When using the climate control via the ICS in Manual or leave it to Auto, the ventilation air just blows on the windscreen, when I opt for face of feet nothing happens, it does this in Full Auto, tells you via display icon changed to face or feet, but still blows on windscreen. Has worked fine...
  13. cabin ventilation dont work

    Alfa 164 & 166
    hello i have promblem with ventilation in cabin clima work but blowing dont work, few days ago it started by himself but today it is dead totaly i start the car few times but its dead. Where is the reley of cabin ventilation or if you have some idea please tell me thanks
  14. alfa 166 ventilation in cabin

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hello I have big problem sometimes when i turn on my alfa the ventilation don t work ( only ventilation everything else work)and then i turn off the car and turn on and everything is ok Is enybody know what is it sorry on my english thanks
  15. no ventilation fans in 156 V6

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    ok, so when i went to work, all was well, a few weeks without a run and the car dies!! i have absolutely no air con or vent fans, i've checked the fuses and they are all good. well, appear good but i've not checked with a meter. do fuses ever blow with no obvious signs? or what else could it be...
  16. Water thru ventilation system in cabin

    Alfa 155
    Now that autumn is upon us I am experiencing a really irritating problem in my 155. After rainfall, apparently, the water runs into the ventilation systen. It first becomes apparent when I turn left, the centrifugal forces allows the water til spille over from somewhere below the glovebox and...
  17. ventilation

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hi there, After having my GTV JTS for just over a year, I'm now in the mood to tackle the minor issue after had all my coils (melted in 2 occassions) & sparks, plus 4 our of the 5 Lambda sensors replaced (only done 45K). The issue I have now is when set the temperature setting to lowest on my...
  18. ventilation knocikng

    Alfa 155
    Hello guys, I've noticed some kind of knocking when ventilation/aircon is engaged. Knocking is coming from the passenger side. I've disassembled the whole thing in front of the passenger and discovered there is main ventilator (fan) and on the right side of it there is some white (yellow)...
  19. 156 ventilation fan

    Introduce Yourself
    the fan control doesn't work! I've dropped the fan & put 12v to it, & the fan rotates ! must be the control! how do I check tis?
  20. Ventilation / Blower Noise

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    My (beautiful but ancient) 156 has developed a noise in the ventilation/heating/blower system. Sounds like when you put bread tags on your bike wheels as a kid, so I suspect something is stuck in the fan or a faulty fan blade. My question is this, is this something someone with moderate...