Vauxhall Car Problems & Fixes

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Starting

can anyone help , my van starts when cold but is a major problem when the engine is warm!!!

2008 Vauxhall Combo cdtdi 1.7
Posted: Nov 28, 2019
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No start from overnight

I have a problem starting the car first thing in the morning ? Once I bump the car , I can switch it off and it will st...

2011 Vauxhall Insignia 2.0 diesel
Posted: Nov 25, 2019
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Desperate the diesel car does not start HOT !

After 3 garages and 1800 pounds spent I cannot not get my Antara diesel to start HOT? Its starts cold no issue and drive...

2011 Vauxhall Antara 2.2 CDTI diesel
Posted: Nov 25, 2019
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First start

Ongoing problem:- First turn of the key to start (cold engine) just won't start second turn and the car starts, this hap...

2007 Vauxhall Zafira BE11 Design CDTI 120
Posted: Nov 22, 2019
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Doors deadlocked and fuse blown,(tailgate)

all the doors are deadlocked ,including the boot.the lights flashed briefly during locking then nothing. have changed th...

2006 Vauxhall Vectra c type
Posted: Nov 19, 2019
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No pick up when going through gears

Bought a 2015 vivaro . From day one I had problems brought back still had problems after . When gaurentee expired after ...

2015 Vauxhall Vivaro 1.6
Posted: Nov 14, 2019
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Injection fault warning lights

van runs ok ,done test and came up with disel particulate filter restriction ash accumulation p242f

2014 Vauxhall Vivaro cdti
Posted: Nov 12, 2019
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Multiple electrical issues

Hi The central locking on the passenger side door is on and off. sometimes it locks all doors except the front passen...

2011 Vauxhall Astra 1.5
Posted: Nov 9, 2019
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Car not firing

Car turning over on key, no indication any of the cylinders are firing. Could this be a case of "total" breakdown of coi...

2009 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6
Posted: Nov 7, 2019
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Limp mode

Hi I have 2.2 vectra with major problem. Engine light came on and went into limp mode, rac said plug and fuel problem. H...

2008 Vauxhall Vectra 2.2 design
Posted: Nov 5, 2019
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Starting

Still not starting no faults showing spanner light gone now just normal ignition lights cranks but will not start. I hav...

2012 Vauxhall Meriva 1.4 turbo Eclusiv
Posted: Oct 29, 2019
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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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Electrical

car running fine then abs light comes on soon after power steering goes then all electrics go the engine is still runni...

2006 Vauxhall Astra 1.3 cdti
Posted: Oct 27, 2019
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Sometimes starts sometimes doesn’t

Hi all wondering if anyone can help or give advice. My 03 Vivaro sometimes starts other times immobiliser light flash’...

2003 Vauxhall Vivaro
Posted: Oct 16, 2019
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Rear lights

Found that out of 9 rear bulbs only 4 work( number plate lights not working )(top neon brake light not working) checke...

2007 Vauxhall Vectra 1.9 diesel
Posted: Oct 16, 2019
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Heated seats

It has come to the time of year when it's cold, dark and wet... So having creature comforts like heated seats are great....

2016 Vauxhall Corsa 1.4 turbo vx line
Posted: Oct 16, 2019
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Code 3

My 1.8 petrol insignia 2013 keeps having code 3 coming up . This happens if it’s cold or hot been used or not etc. E...

2013 Vauxhall Insignia 1.8 petrol
Posted: Oct 15, 2019
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Check injection /check emissions

my 2011 vivaro I have had the vivaro for 3 years with no problems but the light of car with spanner on dash just came on...

2011 Vauxhall Vivaro
Posted: Oct 13, 2019
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Engine suddenly cuts out

Hi All. My Vivaro 2000 cdi keeps cutting out, it has been fine of late with absolutely no starting issues.. maybe a lit...

2007 Vauxhall Vivaro 2000cdi
Posted: Oct 12, 2019
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Starting Fault

New coil pack, new plugs, new crank sensor & new battery car not starting - it did start when all this was fitted.

2016 Vauxhall Corsa 1.2
Posted: Oct 1, 2019
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