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Vibration when moving off

Heavy vibration when moving off from standstill. Otherwise drives well.

2001 Vauxhall Frontera 3.2 V6 auto
Posted: Jan 1, 2018
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Gear wont engage

car was driving then when you shift gears dont pick up

1999 Vauxhall Frontera
Posted: Jul 10, 2017
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Not turning over

Baterry is fully charged All ignition lights come on Turn the key to the start position and I hear a couple of relays ...

2000 Vauxhall Frontera 2.2 dti
Posted: Apr 7, 2017
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Black smoke !

Help. For the past few months my car has kicked out lots of grey smoke on start up. I've been told it's excess diesel,...

2000 Vauxhall Frontera 2.2dti
Posted: Oct 31, 2016
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Engine reving over 2000rpm when at normal temperature.

Engine revs only occasionally over 2000 rpm even after driving for upto 10 minutes. Have tried replacing temp coolant s...

1999 Vauxhall Frontera 3.2 V6
Posted: Oct 3, 2016
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Engine revs.

Occasionally the engine revs go up to 2000 plus for no apparent reason even when the engine is at normal running temp. ...

1999 Vauxhall Frontera 3.2 V6
Posted: Sep 22, 2016
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Intermittent no start

Recently refused to start, turns over normaly. Discovered by disconecting then reconecting battery engine starts. Rep...

1993 Vauxhall Frontera 2.0 sport
Posted: Sep 9, 2016
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Choke seems to be stuck

After many parts and time I have a faulty Fronty! I start the car drive now around 200 yards to 1 mile and then the c...

2001 Vauxhall Frontera 2.2i Limited
Posted: Apr 11, 2016
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Cuts out, no warning lights, but easily restarts

Driving the car, starts to loose power, rough running, loss of power and cuts out. Turn ignition off straight back on a...

2001 Vauxhall Frontera 2.2i limited
Posted: Apr 3, 2016
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Gearbox/ drive please help

was driven with min oil and previous owner said it stopped on its way to the MOT it still drive in reverse and winter ...

2003 Vauxhall Frontera 3.2 v6 auto long wheel
Posted: Mar 15, 2016
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Drive problem

the car does not drive in D it only drives in winter mode, anyone have any ideas? thank you.

2003 Vauxhall Frontera 3.2 v6 auto
Posted: Mar 2, 2016
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4 wheel drive does not work when pressed on dashboard

When the 4wheel drive is set in motion nothing happens apart from the light, flashes. Over time it has taken longer to l...

1999 Vauxhall Frontera 2.2 petrol
Posted: Nov 10, 2015
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4x4 problem

I'm new to the car and have tried putting it in 4x4 the problem is when 4x4 engages it like the brakes have come on and ...

2000 Vauxhall Frontera 2.2 limited petrol
Posted: Oct 8, 2015
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No power when in gear- reverse works fine

The fault occurred shortly after my exhaust fell off?, no visible damage. basically when I start the car and attempt to ...

2001 Vauxhall Frontera 2.2dti ltd Auto
Posted: Aug 24, 2015
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Fuse 15 keeps blowing in side of dash by door pillar

fuse 15. KL15 written on fuse cover. !5 amp. I have a feeling its a 4x4 fault. its tell tail signs of it blown is that t...

1999 Vauxhall Frontera 3.2 manual
Posted: Aug 17, 2015
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Alarm over night start working without reason

after start night or the temperature go down the alarm start working

2003 Vauxhall Frontera 2.200 diesel
Posted: Aug 4, 2015
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Power

say for example I'm in nutral and can Rev the engine flat out but then when I come to a long bit of road it won't rev no...

1998 Vauxhall Frontera 2.5 td manual
Posted: Aug 4, 2015
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Where is crank sensor location ?

2002 Vauxhall Frontera 2.2ltr petrol
Posted: Apr 26, 2015
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Water in footwells

Hi there, I would like to know if anyone else has problems with water in front and rear footwells of a frontera Olympus ...

2003 Vauxhall Frontera 2.2i olympus sport
Posted: Nov 22, 2014
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Crank moves from back to front

Hi all I bought this car last year and it had a sqeal so I thought it was thrust bearing as it turned out it wasn't caus...

2001 Vauxhall Frontera 2.2 16 v petrol
Posted: May 18, 2014
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