Battery Problems

Car Owner Battery Problems
Lights not bright

hi all i was driving my golf this evening and the lights were a little dim as well as the interior lights and the stereo kept cutting out when my windscreen wipers were on or i put my main beam on??? ...

1990 Volkswagen Golf 1.6 gl manual
Posted: Mar 23, 2008
Clicking under bonnet and not starting

i tried startin my car few wks ago and it wouldnt start then realised it had run dry of oil,put sum in it was runnin ok after a jump start but now stopped workin again and all i get is a clicking nois...

1998 Ford Fiesta
Posted: Mar 22, 2008
Not starting until jump started then fine for 2 days then same problem

when i start the car it won't always start so i jump start it and then it will run fine for a few days then i get the same problem again i have had the battery charged overnight and i have check the b...

2004 Rover 25 2.0 dti se
Posted: Mar 17, 2008
Battery dead

Recently i stupidly left the lights on my micra on overnight, as you would expect in the morning my battery as dead. I jumped the battery with leads and tried to go for a drive to charge the battery...

1995 Nissan Micra
Posted: Mar 14, 2008
Central Locking

I've had issues with the doors not locking on the remote key and had two motors replaced however now instead of just the drivers door unlocking when I press the button once, both driver and passenger ...

1996 Ford Mondeo 1.8 LX Manual
Posted: Mar 13, 2008
Engine completely dead

woke up in the morning and when i tried to start the car it wouldnot start. nothing comes on in the car . You cannot even spark the car ; no lights come on .Everything is completely dead

1996 Nissan Almera 1.8 se auto
Posted: Mar 13, 2008

The car loses power when driving and stalls to the point where it eventually shuts off. After re-start I'm able to drive until the problem recurs. Initially, fluid from the battery had spilled over ...

2005 Nissan Tiida Latio
Posted: Mar 11, 2008
Bad smell

Bought the car about 6 months ago and generally pleased with it. Very intermittently I get a bad smell (only way I can describe it is like a fart!). Tried monitoring when it's happening and does seem...

2003 Ford Mondeo 1.8 mistral
Posted: Mar 8, 2008
Ticking noise from engine/ flat spot

my girlfriends corsa(1.2) engine seems to have a rather loud ticking noise from the engine(like fuel injector clicking but noisier), the noise started a couple of weeks ago. A full service was carried...

2002 Vauxhall Corsa 1,2 comfort
Posted: Mar 7, 2008
Body Control Module

Hi Have a Hanes manual but it doesn't state what the Body Control Module Does - Can anyone explain and also it doesn't identify the relays in the fuse box can anyone identify which ones do what. M...

2004 Vauxhall Corsa 1 litre
Posted: Mar 5, 2008
Battery problem

my car won't start at all, nothing happens when i turn the key. it can be jump started, but the battery doesnt charge even after a long drive and as soon as i turn the engine off, it wont start again ...

2000 Nissan Micra S
Posted: Mar 2, 2008
Key fob needs programing

was working and then it has stopped i changed battery and now wont work again

1997 Vauxhall Vectra 20 gls
Posted: Feb 23, 2008
Will not start

car will not start put on new start motor will only start with a push (jump start)help please

1998 Rover 200
Posted: Feb 22, 2008
Central locking

The car has the rover 25 standard issue alarm / central locking fob however this now only seems to activate the alarm, the central locking is not working off the fob and the car has to be undone with ...

2003 Rover 25
Posted: Feb 20, 2008
Gear selecter lights out of sink

when i turn on the car the light on the gear selecter is in drive but the stick is in park when i move the stick in to reverse the light go's to 1st. Nutral it go's 2nd then when i get to drive on the...

2000 Vauxhall Astra 1.6 club auto
Posted: Feb 20, 2008
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