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Glow plug light sometimes flashes, When engine switched off and restarted it stops flashing for a while

The glow plug light goes out after starting but sometimes flashes when travelling. If I switch off the engine and resta...

2012 Seat Altea eco
Posted: Dec 1, 2020
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Fuel consumption gauge erratic

Fuel consumption gauge indicator is fluctuating up & down erratically

2012 Seat Altea 1-6td xl
Posted: Nov 23, 2020
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Losing power

when i get to about 40mph my engine loses power, the engine rattles when over reving like it wants to cut out, a garage ...

2006 Seat Altea 1.6
Posted: Jan 20, 2017
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Heater faulty

The only way to get the heater working is to use the windscreen washer or place the car in reverse gear! Any knowledge ...

2004 Seat Altea 2.0 deisel sport
Posted: Oct 21, 2016
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Damp / Mould

My 2004 1.9 TDI Seat Altea is constanly damp ( windscreen / windows are wet to the touch) if it left parked for more tha...

2004 Seat Altea 19.TDI
Posted: Jan 4, 2016
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Front n/s door not opening with remote

The remote central locking opens all the doors except the front n/s passenger door. The door opens using the internal la...

2009 Seat Altea 1.9 tdi s
Posted: Mar 22, 2015
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Interior central lock button not working

Central locking button wont work when pressed

2006 Seat Altea 1.6
Posted: Jun 8, 2014
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Airbag light

Had car in garage for replacement drivers door window regulator window now working fine but car now showing airbag light...

2008 Seat Altea 2.0 tdi
Posted: Apr 28, 2013
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Glow plugs

Can anyone tell me where the glow plugs are located on the above car and when should they be changed not got any proble...

2008 Seat Altea 2.0tdi
Posted: Apr 25, 2013
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Airbag sensor come on

Does anyone where ther airbag sensor is located and if these are difficult to change, the part itself is not expensive b...

2007 Seat Altea 1.9 Diesel
Posted: May 9, 2012
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Car Radio turning on by itself

When car is stationary the car radio will turn itself on and the volume is up to the maximum. Car has not been used for...

2005 Seat Altea 1.9td
Posted: Apr 11, 2012
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Loss of power

I've got a Seat Altea 1.9 TD sport and when acceleration its lossing power even when the pedal is to the floor, feels li...

2007 Seat Altea 1.9 TD Sport
Posted: Jan 7, 2012
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Engine cut out

the engine on my SEAT cuts out whilst driving.Literally the engine just cuts out. After a short while the engine can be ...

2004 Seat Altea 2.0 TDI sport
Posted: Dec 20, 2011
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Running rough .. .. Spluttering

My car runs really badly between 2000 and 2500 rpm, with little power when you try to accelerate. This problem gets sig...

2006 Seat Altea 2.0 Turbo diesel sport
Posted: Dec 9, 2011
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Splutter / misfire around 2000 / 2500 rpm

My car feels like it splutters / misfires between 2000 / 2500 rpm. It has also started to use more fuel and is lacking ...

2006 Seat Altea 1.9 turbo diesel sport
Posted: Nov 25, 2011
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Oustide and Inside mirroe tremmor when radio on

My 2011 Altea Freeetrack 1.6 CR when the radio is above 20(the limit is from 0 to 30) the oustside mirrors tremor and th...

2012 Seat Altea Freetrack
Posted: Sep 12, 2011
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One window wiper not moving

window wiper has stopped working. can anyone suggest what part i need and how much it could be

2007 Seat Altea
Posted: Aug 5, 2011
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Car will not start

Car has only done 16000 miles. Runs OK but just stalled the car and now it will not start. Cranks over and with the foot...

2007 Seat Altea 1.9 TDi Deisel
Posted: Mar 10, 2011
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Leaking rear windscreen washer

I have just discovered that the rear windscreen washer is not squirting water, i have added screen wash and the fronts a...

2008 Seat Altea 2.0 TDI
Posted: Jan 7, 2011
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Intermittent noise from the engine compartment

Seat Altea 1.9 TDi 2005 In normal driving, I have observed intermittent noise from the engine compartment when I enter ...

2005 Seat Altea 1,9 TDi
Posted: Mar 2, 2010
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