Starter motor failure
2012 Vauxhall Antara 2.2 cdti

4 starter motors have burnt out in 8 months
Problem added: Jun 10, 2022 (3 weeks ago)

Vauxhall Antara 2012
Variant: 2.2 cdti
Problem Category
Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights

Replies and fixes

There was trouble with the wiring for the starter/ alternator / battery cable causing problems on that car years back , think it was overheating and melting at starter . Dont know if it's the same fault , but would be worth checking ALL earth wires , especially any from power unit to body
Answered Jun 10, 2022 (3 weeks ago)

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