2011 Vauxhall Insignia 1.8 Exclusiv Radio display flashing

Fixes: 2
Problem added: Oct 27, 2015 (4 years ago)
When the car is be driven every now and again the radio/date/temp display goes blank and then comes back this usually happens when the indicator stalk is being used.Just recently the car has a new battery and alternator fitted as the original battery on the car according to the RAC had a dead cell.
The garage that serviced the car told me that the original alternator had a fault and replaced it.All charging rates look ok 12.4 with the engine off and 14.4 with the engine running.Would be grateful for any suggestions on the display.

Car details
Car: Vauxhall Insignia
Variant: 1.8 Exclusiv
Model Year: 2011
Category: Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights

Recalls: Vauxhall Insignia Recalls
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Oct 27, 2015 (4 years ago)
Have you checked owners h/book as some VXs had a fuse that covered instruments/information dIsplay.Could be a dodgy fuse .
Fixes: 2
Oct 28, 2015 (4 years ago)
Thanks for the possible solution.Auto electrician is coming today to look at it.
Fixes: 2
Nov 15, 2015 (4 years ago)
I have had the car checked by an independent auto electrician and he has found that there is a problem with the body control module not communicating with the ECU code U0087.He says it could need a software update.Hopefully this will resolve the problem.
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