I know from doing some basic research that the 159 QTRONIC Auto Box is actually an AWTF-80 SC made by Anjo, Japan (wikipedia link).
My question is, does anyone know of a way of "upgrading" it to a unit that can deal with much more torque?
I live in the UK but we keep an Alfa 159 3.2 Q4 Ti in Tunisia, where my wife is from. She has just gone out to Tunisia with the kids and discovered that the 159's AC is not blowing cold (a bit of a problem in 40 degree heat!).
She took the car to the local VW garage (there's no Alfa...
Hi, I am new to the site, but not new to cars and their problems.:)
I have a 159 TBi saloon which I took for MOT yesterday. The car has been and still is great, with no problems of consequence before this one.
The car went to the testing station with everything working and in fact would have...