Vauxhall Astra Lack of power

2006 Vauxhall Astra Problem

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CarVauxhall Astra 1.8sri
Year2006
OwnerStak
Posted26/11/2011
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My car lacks power when pulling away it's like the traction control kicks in then all the power comes back it is also a bit sluggish when you put your foot down any suggestions regards
Problem Category
Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights

Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss


Solution 1
whittingehame | Legend | Since: Oct 2009 | Posts: 444 | Fixes: 11622 | View Garage
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Check plugs / coil pack.


Posted on Saturday 26th of November 2011
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Stak | Driver | Since: Nov 2011 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 1 | View Garage
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Already changed plugs how much will a coil pack set me back regards


Posted on Saturday 26th of November 2011
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Solution 2
whittingehame | Legend | Since: Oct 2009 | Posts: 444 | Fixes: 11622 | View Garage
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Price varies on model / year etc . Usually get an idea if you check on E-bay .


Posted on Saturday 26th of November 2011
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deeullah | Driver | Since: Dec 2011 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 0 | View Garage
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Hi mine does the same thing in high revs, people have told me it could be my plugs or ht leads any suggestions how i can resolve this issue, i get told daily to "get a new car" but my love for astra g is massive :(


Posted on Monday 12th of December 2011
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karl jones | Driver | Since: Jan 2012 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 0 | View Garage
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my car is a 1.7 diesel astra when i set off in it, it has no power until it reaches about 3000 rpm then it seems ok but it happens in every gear, also, i was on the motorway last night an the engine management light came on an the power started to drop from 70mph to 50 mph while my foot was all the way down,

please help im supposed to be driving to london in a few days

thanks guys

karl


Posted on Wednesday 4th of January 2012
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karl jones | Driver | Since: Jan 2012 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 0 | View Garage
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my car is a 1.7 diesel astra when i set off in it, it has no power until it reaches about 3000 rpm then it seems ok but it happens in every gear, also, i was on the motorway last night an the engine management light came on an the power started to drop from 70mph to 50 mph while my foot was all the way down,

please help im supposed to be driving to london in a few days

thanks guys

karl


Posted on Wednesday 4th of January 2012
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karl jones | Driver | Since: Jan 2012 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 0 | View Garage
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my car is a 1.7 diesel astra when i set off in it, it has no power until it reaches about 3000 rpm then it seems ok but it happens in every gear, also, i was on the motorway last night an the engine management light came on an the power started to drop from 70mph to 50 mph while my foot was all the way down,

please help im supposed to be driving to london in a few days

thanks guys

karl


Posted on Wednesday 4th of January 2012
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