Vauxhall Car Problems & Fixes

Vauxhall owner problems and repairs

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The Latest Vauxhall Problems
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Intermittent Engine Management Light

The Engine Management Light comes on intermittently. Therefore putting the car into "limp" mode. The light does go out by itself or if your turn the ignition On and Off. Garage charged me £45 to t...

2003 Vauxhall Vectra 2.0 TDI
Posted: Jan 29, 2009
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Seat belt pretentioner

The pretentioner on the drivers seat belt went off when I was reversing (slowly). The airbag light is lit on the dash although the airbag did not deploy. Any suggestions for the reason to this so that...

1999 Vauxhall Astra
Posted: Jan 29, 2009
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Vibration in steering, under drivers feet, getting worse

steering weel judders all the time, loud vibration through steering wheel and can feel it under drivers feet. getting worse each time i drive. also pulling to right wont go in straight line.

2004 Vauxhall Corsa
Posted: Jan 28, 2009
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Engine electronics

after driving for about 5 mins the engine electronics light comes on(thats wot the manual says it is)there is no loss of power or any feel of difference jus worrying when u see lights popping up could...

2002 Vauxhall Corsa 1.7 diesel tdi
Posted: Jan 26, 2009
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Funny noise

WHEN MY CAR GOES ROUND A LEFT CORNER IT MAKES A NOISE LIKE D DDDDDDDDDDD ONLY WEN GOING ROUND A LEFT CORNER IT DONT DO IT GOING STRAIGHT

1999 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6
Posted: Jan 22, 2009
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Cutting Out When Driving

Hi I have a very annoying problem with my car. It will start no prob in a morning I normally take my son to school which is about 1.3 Miles leave the car for about ten mins and when i come back it wo...

1995 Vauxhall Corsa 1.2 merit
Posted: Jan 22, 2009
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Banging

whilst going round corners the car seems t b makin a banging whirrin sound and the steerin a bit off

1999 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6
Posted: Jan 21, 2009
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Cv joint i think!

sometimes when i turn right the steering is really tough,when i had my brake pads replaced at a garage bwt 6 months ago he said tht the rod round my cv joint had broke so he put a zip tie on!!could th...

2003 Vauxhall Corsa 1.2
Posted: Jan 19, 2009
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Washer pump not pumping

Hi There. My OH has a Vectra C and the windscreen washers have stopped working. The pump runs but nothing comes out. Even if I pop the hose off nothing comes out of the pump. I have tried flushing the...

2003 Vauxhall Vectra 1.8 LS
Posted: Jan 18, 2009
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Power

When I'm doin 60 it periodically shudders or it stutters it seems to feel as if it missing

2003 Vauxhall Astra 1.4 petrol
Posted: Jan 17, 2009
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Engine

When I'm doing 60 mph it feels that the car is pulling Or it feels like its s tuttering or its not getting fuel could this be the timing belt

1993 Vauxhall Astra 1.4 petrol
Posted: Jan 17, 2009
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Heater Blows hot then when temp rises it blows cold

14/01/09 Hi I came across your site and i hope you can help. I own a 2,2i Petrol 2000 Vauxhall Frontera. It has covered 68k full history. Never towed anything. A few months ago the engine ma...

2000 Vauxhall Frontera 2.2 i Limited Petrol Manual
Posted: Jan 14, 2009
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Wont illuminate glow plugs to start,after using a faulty electric tyre inflator!My Bad

I used an old, un-tested electric tyre inflator in the cigarette lighter of the van.Working ONLY briefly ,it was deemed the inflator faulty. The previously perfectly working van ,then each turn of the...

1994 Vauxhall Combo 1.7D manual
Posted: Jan 13, 2009
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Dashboard lights

how do i replace the dashboard light bulbs on a 1.0 litre corsa

1996 Vauxhall Corsa 1.0
Posted: Jan 12, 2009
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Steam came out of engine

steam came out of the engine and the temperature gauge shot up to the top.

2001 Vauxhall Vectra 1.8
Posted: Jan 12, 2009
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My car wont start

i tryd two start my car 2day and the alarm went of.and my key wouldn stop it. then i tryd startn the car and it woldn turn over.and my doors wont lock.wen i try it makes a weird noise.

2000 Vauxhall Omega 2.5 cdx
Posted: Jan 12, 2009
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Starting & Electrical Problems

Just aquired this vehicle. (Wish I Had not!!)Out in the morning (Freezing Temp) car starts first time, two hours later and it refuses to start. It will turn over and over and eventually the battery is...

2002 Vauxhall Vectra LS DTI 16V
Posted: Jan 10, 2009
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Washers won't work

Neither the front nor rear washers work on my Corsa - they do work only when bypassing the pump and taking a lead direct from the battery to the unit. (The wipers work fine). I have cleaned the pipes,...

2002 Vauxhall Corsa
Posted: Jan 8, 2009
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Interior blowers not working

The interior heater blowers are not working properly when they do work there is hardly any power and heat, if the engine is stopped they do not come back on

2001 Vauxhall Astra
Posted: Jan 7, 2009
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Humming sound

when stationary my engine seems to give out a humming sound & sometimes when changing gear!any ideas please?many thanks

2002 Vauxhall Corsa 1.7 diesel
Posted: Jan 7, 2009
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