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  1. EGR, MAP, whining noise and check engine light, opinions welcome!

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi A couple days ago I cleaned my EGR and MAP sensor, as I had some time on my hands and have heard its a easy enough job to do on your own. Took em apart, cleaned them. MAP sensor was fully clogged, I sorted that out. (see image) Took off EGR, cleaned it. I noticed a couple of things: 1 -...
  2. Whining noise (2006 1.9 JTDm 110kw

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi friends! Any ideas obout this whining noise (famous gearbox bearings)?
  3. Whining clutch noises

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hi Everyone, I recently bought a 2011 1.4 170hp Multi Air. Yesterday was a first time I drove it in rain, and I spent quite some time in traffic. When releasing the clutch it produces a whining noise. The car has 100.000km in the clock, so I'm afraid the clutch is simply dying - have anyone...
  4. Constant whining noise from rear? wheels

    Alfa Giulietta
    Hello everyone, I have a 15 plate Giulietta QV Line 1.4 that has (for approx 2 months) emitted a whine from around the rear left wheel. It does not start straight away, may be takes a few miles, it is noticeable from low to medium speeds. If I tweak the steering it seems to subside a bit but...
  5. Whining noise from flow shutter valve

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    While i am investigating my problem related to noise coming from the engine inside the car.... HERE i have heard a very clear whine electrical noise coming directly from the shutter flow valve. The noise is same level, both on open and closed position. Starts as soon as i get the key in and...
  6. High pitched whining from drivers door card? (159)

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    This happened yesterday..... just for a few minutes..... High pitched whining/whistling from door card. Seemed to be coming from the window control area. Wounded down window and up again a few times, didn't do much.... Heard it briefly earlier today.... Any ideas?
  7. Whining noise in cabin

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    And no it is not the missus! I have a high pitched whine noise that increases with revs. I have read the various threads on here regarding noisy idlers etc but I cannot hear the whine in the engine bay. Recent Cambelt change and new auxiliary belt and tensioner fitted. Now I know the noise...
  8. Please stay at correct temperature and stop that whining please

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all , I'm new to the forum and new to my 04 alfa 156 1.6ti. I'm enjoying driving it, but there are acouple of things that don't seem quite right to me. First, the temperature gauge takes about 20 mins to reach 90. If Im sitting in traffic, it will go just over and when I start to move it...
  9. constant whining noise with clutch out?

    Alfa GTA
    just been driving the saloon, and theres a funny whining noise present at idle which gets more noticable on acceleration. it sounded a bit like the noise u get when ur aircons on, but i turned everything off and the stereo but its there and only goes away when the clutch is engaged and it...
  10. GTV 2.0 TS - Whining

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Hello All, I bought a GTV a couple of weeks back from a really nice guy, who had it for sale on here, it's formerly GroovyLee's car I think. Anyway, drives really nicely, and I am happy, however it has developed a problem. Idling in neutral, their is the slightest hint of a whine, touch the...
  11. Super Charger type whining??

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    For the last few weeks i've noticed a whining/whistling type noise that increases in pitch when the engine is revved. It sounds as if it's supercharged! Any ideas what it might be??:confused:
  12. 1.9JTD M-Jet Siren sound???

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hiya peeps... my 156 developed this odd whiring noise when reving engine... Water pump seems to be pumping water still, belts all look good, turbo hoses are seeming to in one piece, is this the clutch or thrust bearing as it sounds like it coming from the engine block itself... but is hard to...
  13. Low Whining Noise

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi all. On my way home from work just now I have noticed a low whining noise coming from the engine when I accelerate hard. Any ideas what that could be? Car is a 156sw, 1.9jtdm-jet, 53 plate. Thanks in advance :)
  14. whining GTV

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    Recently took my GTV to the garage because of an annoying whine form the engine which was getting progressively worse ,rising and falling with the revs,anyway ,the guys at BLS in Lincoln sorted it, tracing it to a knackered idler pulley,driving it home felt like driving a new car ,if anyone...
  15. Whining sound.

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    I have a whining sound when a press the clutch pedal down, does anybody know what this is? Cheers:cry:
  16. Whining sound in first gear when cold

    Alfa MiTo
    Had my 60 plate QV for about three months. Great white colour, black roof, 18 inch grey alloys, looks great. All fine, really enjoying the instant quickness in D mode, feels even nippier than the 3.2 Brera I had previously! :):) She was a bit heavy! However, the Mito has just started making a...
  17. whining sound at low speed

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    My 156 makes strange whining sounds at low speeds, mostly at walking or light jogging speed, and i think it might be coming from the gearbox. Does anyone know what is wrong or how i can fix it, cheaply preferably. Thanks!
  18. Alfa 159 jtdm pas whining

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all Newbie in here but here is my problem My 159 started whining from what seems to he the pas pump so I got another And had it replaced this week but 1 day later did the same again I had a look last night and there are bubbles in the pas reservoir So anyway I pinched what seemed to be...
  19. Whining Noise when "IN GEAR" as revs build (or decrease)!

    Alfa 164 & 166
    Noise! ...
  20. Whining Noise PLEASE HELP

    Alfa GTA
    Hi my car has started to develop a whining noise when gently accelerating doesn't start until about 3rd gear onwards, and When taking my foot off the throttle the whine is there again , it started after I had the front suspension changed antiroll bar front upper arms and both lower arms, maybe a...