Vauxhall Car Problems & Fixes

Vauxhall owner problems and repairs

Below is a list of Vauxhall cars and the total problems we have in our database for that model. You can add your own problems by clicking the 'Post a new problem' buttons around the site.

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The Latest Vauxhall Problems
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No power

My Agila drove fine on Thursday, on Saturday nothing. No ignition lights, hazards, no clicks when key turned. Got the battery replaced, fully charged, same problem. Could it be the main fuse & where d...

2012 Vauxhall Agila 1.2
Posted: Aug 16, 2022
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Eps light comes on, steering fails,

steering goes hard , switch off engine and restart and it rights itself

2005 Vauxhall Meriva 1,6p
Posted: Aug 15, 2022
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Engine cuts out

its petrol it cut out dead no warning going round roundabout middrl lane of motorway any where taken it off road not safe

2006 Vauxhall Zafira auto
Posted: Aug 14, 2022
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Losing power

goes into limp mode 4 /5 times a week

2008 Vauxhall Antara 1.6
Posted: Aug 12, 2022
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Opel Meriva. Code 55 + amber symbols on dashboard

Code 55 and Amber filter light flashing for blocked dpf ,but car not in limp mode and drives fine ,have blasted up motorway and it still come on any idea,s have put dpf cleaner in tank as well .

2011 Vauxhall Meriva 1.6 cdti
Posted: Aug 12, 2022
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2012 zafira 16 rattles when revving...it stops if i disconnect camshaft position sensor ??? sensor

this is baffling most mechs rattle from top of engine..replaced both position sensors..still rattles...if i disconnect the sensor the noise stops but car lacks power..if i reconnect while running all ...

2013 Vauxhall Zafira nav 1.6
Posted: Aug 12, 2022
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STARTING PROBLEM.

Engine start to take more than 10minute or 10-15 kick then start, only in morning time. (Battery is perfectly alright.)

2014 Vauxhall Antara CDTI S/S 4×4
Posted: Aug 11, 2022
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Vivaro 1.6 diesel losing water bad 64 reg header tank empty what is the problem please?

Went to work filled it with water when got there empty had to fill it on return home fans keep coming on what is it please?

2014 Vauxhall Vivaro 1.6 tdi 2900
Posted: Aug 11, 2022
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Tapping noise from engine

tapping noise from the engine car bonnet will not close the cable problem

2009 Vauxhall Antara 20stdi
Posted: Aug 11, 2022
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Not starting

I have a 2006 1.7 dti combo. I can start and drive it but when I turn it off it will not start again for about 4 hours.

2006 Vauxhall Combo 1.7 DTI
Posted: Aug 10, 2022
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Cooling system headache !!

See below in brackets for the feed i was reading. I seem to have the exact same issue. Some great advice was left for the user but it was never followed up? Did it work, what happened in the end? (H...

2010 Vauxhall Vivaro 2.0 cdti
Posted: Aug 9, 2022
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Washers

Both front and rear washers not working, tank is full, nozzles are clear

2020 Vauxhall Grandland X 1.2 Turbo Elite Auto
Posted: Aug 9, 2022
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Vibration through car when under load when accelerating between 50/70mph

Get a vibration run through car at different speeds Especially when car is loaded Had a new clutch and flywheel Recently, made no difference

2014 Vauxhall Zafira Zafira tourer 2.0 cdi
Posted: Aug 8, 2022
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Automatic gearbox

Same problem when hot the brake pedal neutral on release is thumping in taking up the drive ?. Have changed fluid once but only 50 thou on clock Valve sticking possibly?.

2012 Vauxhall Insignia Vauxhall Insignia 2.0CDTI Sports Tourer automatic
Posted: Aug 8, 2022
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Fault Code P2479

Car went into limp mode saying engine temperature too high. Oil and water all fine. When I plugged in diagnostic reader the above fault code came up. AA recovery man said he had experienced this on...

2013 Vauxhall Insignia 2l eco flex
Posted: Aug 8, 2022
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Gearbox blown twice in two years

Replaced gearbox twice blown a hole out the bottom lost all fluid twice can’t find supply of new gearbox

2015 Vauxhall Antara 2.2 cdtdi fwd
Posted: Aug 5, 2022
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Crazy electrical fault

Various warning lights come on and off along with E68 code

2012 Vauxhall Meriva 1.4
Posted: Aug 4, 2022
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Problem gear shift

It's my daughters car intermittently during long drives the car won't go in any gear. Car collected by tow truck taken to local garage and he can't find any issues. It's happened twice but when I dri...

2016 Vauxhall ADAM 1.2
Posted: Aug 3, 2022
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"clutch" mechanism on convertible roof not engaging

When I press the button to open the roof, the "clutch" mechanism which opens/closes the black plastic "shelf" by the boot sticks/doesn't engage. The roof quite happily goes into the boot or comes b...

2007 Vauxhall Tigra 1.4
Posted: Aug 2, 2022
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Engine jerk

Occasionally jerks when driving at between 40 and 50 mph

2015 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 auto petrol
Posted: Aug 2, 2022
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