Vauxhall Car Problems & Fixes

Vauxhall owner problems and repairs

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The Latest Vauxhall Problems
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Flat spot for a few seconds when starting off

Flat spot lack of acceleration on tack off

2006 Vauxhall Corsa sxi cdti
Posted: Oct 3, 2021
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The tailgate locks / releases electrically but if using the key it just revolves and does nothing.

If I use the key in the tailgate lock it just revolves but doesn't operate the lock either unlocking or locking.

1997 Vauxhall Vectra Artic 16V
Posted: Oct 2, 2021
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Battery light stuck on,remote won't open doors,

Battery light on central locking locks but it won't unlock on remote Air bag light on boot will not ooen Battery runs flat New battery a alternator fitted but problem still exists also had ecu checke...

2011 Vauxhall Meriva 1.75
Posted: Oct 1, 2021
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Sinking pedal

brake pedal sinks to the floor no brakes when running . tried all I can think of can you please help thank you .

2008 Vauxhall Vectra 1.8 tdi
Posted: Oct 1, 2021
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Just changed gearbox and clutch was driving find then all of a sudden no drive or years can anyone advise please thanks

Got no drive when put in gear did have then all of a sudden stopped driving had a little pop round the no drive

2013 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 petrol
Posted: Sep 30, 2021
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2013 1.6 heater taking long time to heat up

In car directional heater taking a long time to heat up

2013 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 design
Posted: Sep 30, 2021
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Service Vehicle Soon

Service vehicle soon appears, intermittantly but also with the audiable alarm. Booked in with vauxhaul agent but wait three weeks! Has any body experienced this car only done 28000 miles

2015 Vauxhall Astra 1.6 CDTI
Posted: Sep 30, 2021
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Cuts out when driving

The car always starts fine then cuts out while driving. It usually will not start again straight away (has done a couple of times) but usually starts again after waiting ten minutes or more. The error...

2011 Vauxhall Meriva S Ac Cdti
Posted: Sep 30, 2021
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Thinking bad subframe bushes

Sounds like bad subframe bushes/rear gearbox bush, lots of clunk clanking. Unable to get garage to look at it until next week. Just to ask, are they removeable/replaced with subframe in situ or, maybe...

2009 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6
Posted: Sep 29, 2021
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Poor acceleration

When you accelerate it hops when under low revs

2010 Vauxhall Insignia 1.8i
Posted: Sep 29, 2021
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Running/dipped beam bulb not working when I start the car

When I turn on the ignition, the running lights all work perfectly, but as soon as I start the car an error message comes up saying that the running light and dipped beam bulb on the driver's side are...

2014 Vauxhall Insignia 2.0 cdti
Posted: Sep 29, 2021
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Engine bay sound

Have an unsettling sound like wind through a pipe on accelerating and decelerating. (sputters a bit when decelerating). Sound not there when idling and when the clutch is pressed down/disengaged. Can...

2010 Vauxhall Insignia 1.8 petrol
Posted: Sep 26, 2021
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Power loss

Hi, Latter part of last year noticed when pulling away loss of power from 1000 to 1500 rpm on reaching 2000 rpm she was off like a shot. On taking the MOT it failed on binding handbrake osr so thought...

2007 Vauxhall Antara 2ltr CDTI SE
Posted: Sep 20, 2021
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Gearbox

CANOT MOVE THE AUTO GEAR STICK THE BACK LIGHTS ALSO FAILED IS IT AN ELECTRIC FAULT IF SO WHAT CAN i DO ABOUT IT

2007 Vauxhall Astra 1.8sri auto
Posted: Sep 19, 2021
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Turn the key and it sounds like a machine gun.

It will not turn over at all and makes a BRRRRRR sound as though its not catching somewhere at ignition. Maybe the starter. Comments welcome.

2002 Vauxhall Agila 1.2
Posted: Sep 18, 2021
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Car wouldn't start.

Recovery vehicle operator confirmed there was no indicator of any vehicle problems or battery failure. As a last resort he disconnected the battery for ten minutes then reconnected it. The car started...

2017 Vauxhall Astra SRi 1.4 Turbo
Posted: Sep 18, 2021
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Clutch pedal stuck

Just has gearbox replaced, new clutch and fly wheel. Clutch pedal is now stuck to the floor in first gear, any ideas?

2013 Vauxhall Astra Gtc
Posted: Sep 18, 2021
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Cant find correct roof fluid or where to get it

just got roof pump with motor as old one not working and need fluid

2007 Vauxhall Tigra 1.8
Posted: Sep 14, 2021
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Starter motor

Hi I have a 2013 vivaro. Van starts on the button every morning, but as the day goes along, it becomes harder to start. All the usual symptons are there, but if its in gear and I engage the starter th...

2013 Vauxhall Vivaro 2.0 cdti sportive
Posted: Sep 13, 2021
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New turbo

Fitted new turbo.. After 500 yards engine revved out of control... killed ignition but engine kept running.. now blowing smoke out and not revving past 2500 rpm.. and we turbo blowing oil out...HELP

2015 Vauxhall Combo Combo ecoflex
Posted: Sep 9, 2021
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