Vauxhall Car Problems & Fixes

Vauxhall owner problems and repairs

Below is a list of Vauxhall cars and the total problems we have in our database for that model. You can add your own problems by clicking the 'Post a new problem' buttons around the site.

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The Latest Vauxhall Problems
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Desperate the diesel car does not start HOT !

Not starting when hot

2011 Vauxhall Antara 2.2 CDTI diesel
Posted: May 27, 2022
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. Car wont start when cold or left for a couple hours

No lights on dash to indicate the problem only main engine one. Use spay in air intake she stats and runs grate

2009 Vauxhall Zafira 1.9 CDTI 120
Posted: May 27, 2022
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Passenger side and rear doors won't open from inside or out the battery wouldn't work in the key fob have batteries changed and programed the key but they still won't open

The key fob went on me. So had to open drivers side door with key. The passenger side door and the rear doors won't open from inside or out and the fuel cap. Had new key and reprogrammed but still won...

2009 Vauxhall Antara 2.2 cdti
Posted: May 26, 2022
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Instrument panel dims when putting dipped headlights on

at night when turning lights on the whole instrument panel goes dim hard to see if lights off panel all lit o/k

2015 Vauxhall Viva 1.0
Posted: May 26, 2022
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Aircon, Heated rear window, and Sport mode not working.

All of the above stopped working when I plugged in a dodgy (new) electric tyre pump to the cigarette lighter socket. The heated rear window, air con and sport mode then stopped working. The light is ...

2007 Vauxhall Astra 1.8 petrol
Posted: May 26, 2022
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Central locking

central locking does not work sometimes. A new battery has been installed ithe key and the garage reprogrammed the key.

2017 Vauxhall Corsa 1.4
Posted: May 26, 2022
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Reverse gear failure

Hi, I recently had a car hire and after having the car for 4 days was unable to select reverse. I've read on a Corsa forum the issue could be something to do with Reverse Linkage. The car hire compan...

2021 Vauxhall Corsa GM CORSA 5 DR HATCH SE 1.2 75PS 5 S
Posted: May 26, 2022
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Car will not start no lights/warning lights on dash board are coming on

I have tried to start my car but nothing is coming on. Is this the battery ? The remote control did not work so l had to use the key to open the car door. The car is a 2016 model and is regularly se...

2016 Vauxhall Viva 1.0
Posted: May 26, 2022
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Engine failure hazard. Vauxhall vivaro 1.6diesel. Van overheating, no error codes

Every 8 mins the van overheats and has a engine failure hazard light on the dash, we keep bleeding the air out but the problem still persist we have had all the air taken out by vauxhall but problem k...

2017 Vauxhall Vivaro 1.6
Posted: May 25, 2022
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Engine will not rev above 300rpm

car has no power when driving up a hill, drives fine on flat ground & downhill

2012 Vauxhall Meriva 1.7 TDI
Posted: May 24, 2022
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Engine misfires and cooling fan not switching off for about 7-10 minutes. Happens every six weeks approx.

ENGINE LOOSES POWER When the engine starts to misfire it's always been hot or at least warm and the engine has been switched off a while; say 20 mins to 2 hours on average. The cooling fan seems to r...

2020 Vauxhall Grandland X 1.2 turbo
Posted: May 23, 2022
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Heater doesn’t blow warm air

Fan blows but no warm air even on a long drive. Had thermostat etc checked but no problem found

2008 Vauxhall Antara 2.0 diesel
Posted: May 23, 2022
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After locking , windows open on there own

Windows open on there own after locking car

2014 Vauxhall ADAM 1.4
Posted: May 23, 2022
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Gearbox whining

My 6 speed m32 gearbox has a whine of which was worse on the motorway at approximately 60 to 70mph. It is getting more noticeable now at lower speeds around town.

2014 Vauxhall Zafira B 1.7 cdti ecoflex
Posted: May 22, 2022
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Gearbox 1st and reverse or 1st and 2 gear without reverse when heated

my antara 2.2 2012 automatic when is cold goes into reverse and 1st gear and after couple of minutes reverse gone and changed into 2 gear , i have like 4 codes into diagnostic p0340 , p0341 , p0700 , ...

2012 Vauxhall Antara 2.2 auto cdti
Posted: May 21, 2022
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Clutch sticking to the floor. Rattle when in neutral.

RAC drove me back to an approved garage after I could no longer get into gear and clutch was stuck to the floor. They changed by gearbox under warranty.. Around 25 miles after this, began the "Clutch ...

2016 Vauxhall Astra SRI
Posted: May 21, 2022
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Car gets stuck in first gear

On several occasions my Astra has become stuck in first gear. This will usually happen if I’m sat at a red light & then when I go to set off it will not move out of first. I have had a new clutch f...

2010 Vauxhall Astra 1:6
Posted: May 21, 2022
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Boot and roof won't open

Boot will not open , it does not make a sound. Tried the door button and boot button no joy same problem with the roof

2009 Vauxhall Tigra 1.4
Posted: May 21, 2022
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"clutch" mechanism on convertible roof not engaging

Found from an archived post that was never answered: "When I press the button to open the roof, the "clutch" mechanism which opens/closes the black plastic "shelf" by the boot sticks/doesn't engage. ...

2008 Vauxhall Tigra 1.8
Posted: May 21, 2022
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Astra estate H 1 7 diesel 2009. Had new fuel pumps fitted and now petrol (diesel) gauge isn't working on my dash and F is showing on my digital screen for Fault

Astra estate H 1 7 diesel 2009. Had new fuel pumps fitted and now petrol (diesel) gauge isn't working on my dash and F is showing on my digital screen for Fault

2009 Vauxhall Astra 1.7
Posted: May 20, 2022
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