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Motor Control System Failure

I've just started my 2006 model Alfa Romeo 156, driven about 100 metres and the 'Motor Control System Failure' warning light has come on in addition to an audio warning. The car seems to be running very rough and so I've stopped the car and parked it immediately. There was no prior warning of this. Any idea what the problem is likely to be?

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  • smarty65 Oct 18, 2008

    same prob - mind you it's due for a service - so maybe a new oil filter etc. will cure it !!
    ;-)



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Motor control system failure means either 2 things
1 A fault with the ecu
2 A fault with the exhaust and lambda sensors

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