2005 Alfa Romeo 147 T Spark 1.6 Timing Belt Cracked

Avatar
kevin75
Fixes: 111
Problem added: Oct 9, 2012 (7 years ago)
A Friends Car - The Timing belt has cracked on the Alfa. Does anyone know if the Valves actually come down into the Combustion chamber. I am trying to ascertain if he should just go away and do the Belt of If the Head needs to come off.I heard from someone last year that the Belt had cracked twice on the same Alfa (model unknown)without causing any damage.

Car details
Car: Alfa Romeo 147
Variant: T Spark 1.6
Model Year: 2005
Category: Gearbox & Clutch

Recalls: Alfa Romeo 147 Recalls
More: Alfa Romeo 147 Problems
Parts mentioned in this problem
Replies and fixes
Avatar
mr suzuki
Fixes: 685
Oct 14, 2012 (7 years ago)
yes they can hit if timing belt snaps . fit a new one and turn over by hand just in case it missed
Post a reply
Please login to reply
Planning on fixing the problem yourself?

If you need parts to do the job head over to Euro Car Parts to find the parts you need.

  • Free UK Delivery
  • 365 Day Returns
  • Free Click and Collect
Fix your 147 problem

Add your problem now, it's quick and easy

Post a Problem
News & Updates
Need an MOT after lockdown?
Find your nearest MOT Test Centre

Volvo Seat Belt Recall
Affects S60CC, V60CC, S60, XC60, V60, XC70, V70 and S80

AutoInsider recall database updated
Recent recalls for Volvo, Audi and Porsche

Find your nearest
Diagnostics App

Identify problem parts

Try it now
On Social Media