Vauxhall Meriva Engine & Drivetrain

Engine & Drivetrain Problems and faults
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Oil light on idling changed oil filter sensor still beeping what is it

Oil light comes on in idle,changed oil,filter,sensor at garage goes off if i touch revs need solution help

2011 Vauxhall Meriva 1.7 cdti
Posted: Mar 27, 2021
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Intermittent non start

Hi , the Meriva has started not starting . It turns over fine but won't fire .... then when it feels like it , it will t...

2008 Vauxhall Meriva 1.7 cdti
Posted: Mar 22, 2021
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I think the head gasket has gone

Won’t start. Really frothy cap. Low water level

2007 Vauxhall Meriva 1.4
Posted: Mar 19, 2021
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Total shutdown when driving

Car now wont start at all. Parts ok. Is this a computer fault

2012 Vauxhall Meriva 1.9
Posted: Mar 11, 2021
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Does the Meriva B 1.4 Tech line have a cover over the Rubber drive belt ? Noticed there is no cover over the belt and wheels so the whole area is exposed to the elements.

Not used to Vauxhall engines, but should there be a cover over the area of the rubber drive belt which is by the engine...

2014 Vauxhall Meriva 1.4 tech line
Posted: Mar 3, 2021
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Code 4 coming on with engine light red and alarm going off

Turned engine on and engine red warning light displayed and code 4 came up and alarm going off.

2011 Vauxhall Meriva 1.4 16v
Posted: Oct 23, 2020
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Opel Meriva. Code 55 + amber symbols on dashboard

I have a code 55 and an amber filter(?) symbol displaying on dash. Mechanic said it was a sensor for a clogged particle...

2011 Vauxhall Meriva 1.3L CDTi
Posted: Oct 8, 2020
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Tapping noise when started up but goes when acceleration

Have tapping noise when engine his started but goes when your on the road accelerating any advise thank you but no loss ...

2006 Vauxhall Meriva 1.4 petrol
Posted: Sep 22, 2020
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Starting

Intermittant non starting cranks but doesn't start. Seems to do it after heavy rain high humidity. Engine spanner ligh...

2012 Vauxhall Meriva 1.4 turbo Eclusiv
Posted: Oct 27, 2019
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Oil pump failure

Recently the oil pump failed on my Merva B without warning. I had no loss of oil pressure and no oil warning light on th...

2011 Vauxhall Meriva 1.4 Exclusiv
Posted: May 7, 2018
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Doesn't star when hot

After a journey of a minimum 45 minutes, we go back to the car after a short break it won't start. When I turn the key i...

2009 Vauxhall Meriva 1.3cdi
Posted: Feb 21, 2018
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Loss of power

Engine management light blinks when I reach 35mph and struggles to get up hills also a slight judder when ticking over.

2004 Vauxhall Meriva 1.2
Posted: Jul 20, 2017
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Engine ventilation hose is split

The engine ventilation hose is split along the entire length.

2008 Vauxhall Meriva
Posted: Oct 12, 2016
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Engine

Wont accelerate and wont pull up hills and is an intermitent fault, no lights coming on dash. Seems like fuel problem

2004 Vauxhall Meriva 1.6 8v manual
Posted: Jun 16, 2016
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Noise from rear of engine compartment

Been told this could be the water pump making a sort of squealing noise ?

2008 Vauxhall Meriva 1.4 SE
Posted: May 6, 2015
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Noise from rear of engine compartment

Been told this could be the water pump making a sort of squealing noise ?

2008 Vauxhall Meriva 1.4 SE
Posted: May 5, 2015
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Oil filter

Where is the oil filter on the 2011 Meriva,and how easy is it to change

2011 Vauxhall Meriva 1.7 crdi
Posted: Mar 22, 2013
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Emmision light come on

The emmision light on my wifes meriva has come on and stayed on!! It has just had a new exhaust fitted!! Anybody any ...

2004 Vauxhall Meriva 1.6
Posted: Jun 28, 2012
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Smokeing

i have just put oil seals in my car but the smoke has got worse any ideas

2003 Vauxhall Meriva 16
Posted: Sep 21, 2010
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Black smoke from exhaust and slow acceleration

Over the past few days I have noticed a slow exceleration and also black smoke coming from the exhaust. Can anyone tell...

2005 Vauxhall Meriva 1.7dl
Posted: Jun 4, 2009
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