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What kind of battery does a Alfa Romeo 147 1.6 T-spark use?

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08/23/2008

The Alfa 147 1.6 shares the same battery as a great deal of other models from the same manufacturer. If you wish to change it yourself, you should look for a minimum of 45 Amp-hours (Ah) and the following techie bits:

B13 hold down

Pole 0

Terminal 1

242mm by 175mm by 190mm

The Alfa 147s are very sensitive to the physical size of battery. They are held in by a non-adjustable strap which means that the size needs to be exact. Refer to this web site for instructions with photos:

http://www.ambor.com/public/gtabattery/gtabattery.html

Calcium lead acid batteries are more expensive but offer better performance than standard lead-acid. Halfords website offers good advice on changing batteries.

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