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  1. That weight thingy at the back

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Behind the OS wheel arch, what does it do? Mine is a bit crusty so I plan to sandblast and paint it along with other parts whilst it's in the paintshop.
  2. Wheel weight removal

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Having some replacement tyres on my other car's black finish alloy wheels and would like to remove the stick-on weights first, prefer not to end up with possible scratching and the typical old adhesive on show when fitter removes them. Any tips on removing them?
  3. Light Weight Alloys

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Evening all, I have spent a while looking around the internet today for light weight wheels for my 159 estate. The wheels and tires on mine weigh in at a whopping 26.5Kg each corner! I have found out that the average weight of 19" tyres in my size are about 10.5Kg so that leaves the alloys...
  4. Removing EGR & reduce weight?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I've had my EGR deleted fully so that it does not need to be plugged in at all. Has anyone totally removed the EGR and associated pipe work to tidy things up and reduce a little weight? Blanking the exhaust intake side should be relatively easy & im sure I can make a blanking plate to fit the...
  5. JTS engine weight

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Does anybody know how much does only the engine weight without auxiliaries?
  6. MiTo 18inc wheels weight

    Alfa MiTo
    Hi! I want to put these wheels on my car. Does anyone knows what their weight is?
  7. Light Weight Fan

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello, I have searched through the workshop manual, and for the life of me cannot find the electrical specifications of the radiator fan. I want to replace it with a light weight fan. I assume the voltage is 12v. What is the ampage? Is there any thing else I should know? Much...
  8. GTA Teledials weight?

    Alfa GTA
    Good Alfa folks Does anyone know the weight of the 17 inch GTA teledial wheels? Thanks!
  9. 156 v6 piston weight

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi everyone. I'm after a little information if anyone can help. I need to balance a 156 2.5 v6 crank assembly to a new flywheel, I need to find out the piston,pin and ring assembly weight for this to happen. Unfortunately I only have a complete engine that I'd rather not pull the heads off just...
  10. GT Cloverleaf Alloys Weight

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Could anyone with Epar (or whatever its called nowadays - Mopar ?) find out how much these alloys weigh ? :)
  11. 159 V6 Q4 weight distribution?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Does anyone know the weight distribution of a Q4? According to this site: Powertrain Performance Graph for Alfa Romeo 159 2.2 JTS -06 (136 kW) They list the 159 2.2 with a 60:40 balance and 1597kg, which is about 100kg more than it is listed as by other websites! This makes me wonder if aV6...
  12. 2016 Mazda MX-5 Curb Weight in Perspective

    General Motoring Discussion
    Read the full article about the upcoming MX-5 and how its low weight compares to other cars.
  13. 18" Turbine vs 5 Hole rim weight

    Alfa Giulietta
    Any one got some weight figures for the 18" turbine and/or 18" 5hole alloys. I now have turbines as summer rim's and 5holes as winter. I'm thinking if it's worth to switch from turbines to 5hole's to gain some performance for summer driving.. Also my turbines are white and those might look...
  14. giulietta weight

    Alfa Giulietta
    At work this last week I have parked next to a Astra gtc. I like these cars and was tempted by one when I got mine. spoke to the guy on Friday and he seemed to really like the way it drove, but said expected it to be a bit quicker. . His is also a 1.4 turbo so I looked up some specs and was...
  15. Alfa 4C gains weight for Oz

    General Motoring Discussion
    Alfa 4C gains weight for Oz Alfa Romeo's 4C sports car will arrive Down Under 130kg heavier than its European counterpart. That's the official line from Fiat Chrysler Australia despite assurances last year that the car would not bulk up in its transformation to an ADR-complied variant. Alas, we...
  16. What does the 166 3L V6 engine weigh??

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Hi all long time no speak. I'm stripping another 166 - this will probably be the last one. Someone has asked me how much for the engine inc delivery, before I can let him know I need to calculate shipping, to do this I need to know how much it weighs, looked everywhere but the answer eludes...
  17. Balance weight on left hand side driveshaft

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hello, I am looking for advice on what appears to be some form of balance weight bolted around the left hand drive shaft. I misdiagnosed a regular metallic click in the suspension area that only occurred whilst on full right hand lock as being a worn cv joint. Changing the cv joint did not fix...
  18. Ti alloys 19'' correct tyre weight load

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi guys , got a set of ti alloys coming , some with tyres some not so I wondered what the correct tyre load rating should be ?, I think 96 y ? Just need conformation , these are going on my 159 1.9 jts , cheers
  19. Ti alloys 19'' correct tyre weight load

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi guys , got a set of ti alloys coming , some with tyres some not so I wondered what the correct tyre load rating should be ?, I think 96 y ? Just need conformation , these are going on my 159 1.9 jts , cheers
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