Vauxhall Astra Engine & Drivetrain Problems

Engine & Drivetrain Problems and faults
1
response
Coolant leak and head gasket failure

6 years old, 70k miles. Warning message came on that car was overheating and turning off aircon . Temp on max. Pulled off instantly but too late. Block test failed.

2015 Vauxhall Astra 1.4T SRi
Posted: Aug 18, 2021
1
response
Fault code P2015 intake manifold control valve actuator internal performance too short low time.

I have noticed my fuel economy has got worse, I have oil in the intake manifold I also think am getting diesel in the engine oil. The car has no warning lights apart from the DPF warning light comes u...

2012 Vauxhall Astra 2.0l cdti sri GTC
Posted: Jul 27, 2021
1
response
Engine knocking low oil pressure light on 36000 miles 2016 1600 cdti

car not driveable had to be towed home 36000 miles 1600 cdti oil up to mark had oil change 2000 miles ago full service

2016 Vauxhall Astra 1600 cdti sri
Posted: Jul 11, 2021
1
response
Starting funny

My astra diesel cdti 2.0 year 2012. It starts on the key and then cuts out for a few seconds when I let go of the key and then starts on it's own?

2012 Vauxhall Astra Cdti
Posted: Jul 8, 2021
1
response
Low compression in one cylinder, engine only done 28000 miles.

Esc and engine management light came on. Compression check shows piston one has 120 psi, should be 250 plus. Vauxhall want £6000+ to replace engine

2017 Vauxhall Astra Elite 1.4
Posted: Jun 14, 2021
1
response
Oil pump knackered on my 64 plate astra?

the oil pump gave out without any warning, now im sstuck with having to get a new engine. is this common to the astra?

2014 Vauxhall Astra 1.6 cdti ecoflex
Posted: May 7, 2021
1
response
Engine losing power

The engine will lose power for ~1 second at different revs. Most frequently this happens at about 1500rpm, 1800rpm and 2000rpm and can happen quite often when going up hill or accelerating up to 50-70...

2011 Vauxhall Astra 1.7
Posted: Feb 25, 2021
1
response
2013 Astra Tourer Trouble Starting .

Recently taking 6-8 key turns to catch then struggles to get going for a few seconds. Garage check - no fault codes appearing. Throttle body replaced, issue not resolved. Once it catches runs OK. Any ...

2013 Vauxhall Astra 1.6
Posted: Feb 8, 2021
4
responses
Overheating warning.

Overheating warning twice yesterday so called RAC, all fluids ok as just had a service 2 months ago and no fault codes. He said it could be a sensor fault. Anyone else had this?

2016 Vauxhall Astra Eco Flex Tech Line
Posted: Dec 1, 2020
2
responses
Smell petrol a ball is leaking in the bonnet

the ball near the engine is leaking i smell petrol

2010 Vauxhall Astra sri
Posted: Oct 22, 2020
1
response
Engine turning over but won't start

Car started fine this morning, this evening engine turning over but won't start.

2010 Vauxhall Astra 1.6 petrol
Posted: Oct 13, 2020
3
responses
Esc light on

losing power

2066 Vauxhall Astra 1.4 turbo
Posted: Oct 5, 2020
1
response
The car won't start

Hello I will be so happy if someone can help me I have got astra j 1.4 turbo auto The won't start at all There is not light on the dash We have reprogrammed the car key and add one more because I have...

2014 Vauxhall Astra 1.4 t
Posted: Oct 5, 2020
0
responses
Air con turned off

Code 4 air con turned off and engine temp goes into red. Have had the aircon changed flushes and refilled. Only last week.

2012 Vauxhall Astra 1.4
Posted: Sep 27, 2020
1
response
Oil pump and drive chain

The oil pressure light came on and after taking it to my local garage they highlighted the issue was a design fault with the drive chain for Vauxhall Astra's . Can you confirm if this is a common desi...

2016 Vauxhall Astra Diesel 1.6
Posted: Sep 21, 2020
5
responses
Clutch pedal drop after engine stall

When the engine has stalled for no reason On restarting the engine shudders and shakes for a time until it restarts again but then the clutch pedal has dropped and has to be lifted by foot to get a c...

2013 Vauxhall Astra 1.7 cdti 16v ecoflex sri
Posted: Sep 7, 2020
2
responses
Astra sportive 1.7cdti van over hearted & now has a tapping sound from engine

Astra sportive 1.7cdti van over hearted & now has a tapping sound from engine

2009 Vauxhall Astra 1.7cdti
Posted: Aug 16, 2020
0
responses
Yesterday my Vauxhall astra turbo just cut out in traffic.

I stopped at the pedestrian crossing, the engine cut out with no warning after I had put the park button on, and put the car into neutral. It would not turn over, I was in a one way system, due to co...

2017 Vauxhall Astra turbo
Posted: Aug 4, 2020
1
response
Running sluggishly

engine light is on and engines not idling smoothly and driving slugishly

2005 Vauxhall Astra 1.8 sxi
Posted: Feb 29, 2020
Having a problem with your Vauxhall Astra?

Tell us about your Astra problem

On Social Media