Vauxhall Car Problems & Fixes

Vauxhall owner problems and repairs

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The Latest Vauxhall Problems
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Engine pattering

ok, when driving my car it's recently started pattering under the bonnet, seems to be towards the back of the engine. sounds a bit like putting a piece of paper in a fan, i've had the problem before a...

2002 Vauxhall Corsa 1.2 SXI
Posted: Sep 29, 2008
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PAS warning light

PAS warning light has been illuminated for a while, fluid level ok. Tyre pressures ok. I've noticed that occasionally when you try to turn a corner the steering goes very stiff at low speeds. Any ide...

2003 Vauxhall Vectra 2.0DTi
Posted: Sep 28, 2008
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Engine management light problem

Hi I have a vectra sri 140 1998. When I start it in the morning everthing is ok, all the lights go out on the dadhboard. I can drive it all day and no lights appear at all. When I stop the car and tu...

1998 Vauxhall Vectra 2.0 sri
Posted: Sep 25, 2008
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Where is my fuel filter??

can anyone point me in the right direction and with part number? as the car revs up and down, but when you rev it up high, the revving stops..

2001 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 petrol 16v ecotech
Posted: Sep 25, 2008
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Power etc

when you take of, in 1st and then 2nd gear the cars power pauses and then takes of again, its that bad it nearly puts you through the window, this is really annoying, it feels if it missing at low rev...

2002 Vauxhall Astra 1.6 16v SXi PETROL
Posted: Sep 20, 2008
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High Revs On First Start

On the first start of the day, or if the cars cool after starting the rev counter shows 2500 rpm and will hold this for a couple of minutes and after about 5 mins will decrease and settle itself down ...

1999 Vauxhall Frontera 2.2i Sport
Posted: Sep 19, 2008
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Factory cd player

when i start my car a clicking noise comes on from my cd player bt does not happen when my cd player is turned off?any ideas would be great!it is the factory built in cd system

2002 Vauxhall Corsa 1.7 dti sxi
Posted: Sep 19, 2008
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High revs

my car revs as if the accelarator is stuck on really high when stopping at the lights also doing around 50mph going up hills looses power and doing on the motorway doing 70mph try to put moore power o...

1998 Vauxhall Astra r reg 16 16v sport
Posted: Sep 11, 2008
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Heater or fan not working

fan or blowers not working at all can u help

1996 Vauxhall Vectra 1.6 16v
Posted: Sep 9, 2008
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Tranmission light on

hi there could any 1 help me please as my tranmission light keeps coming on when i go round a corner , not all the time , but qite a few times and then my car plays up till i turn it off and as long a...

2000 Vauxhall Omega 2.0
Posted: Sep 9, 2008
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Poor starting and conking out

Been an on-going problem for a year, which is now a lot worse. Car doesn't run long and then conks out, all lights including engine management light comes on. Was towed to a garage last week they can'...

2002 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6
Posted: Sep 9, 2008
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Won't go past 4000 revs & cuts out at junctions

Hi my car would not start today it was totally dead like the battery had died but i don't think it's that. It has been cutting out at junctions and won't go past 4000 revs. Please can somebody help......

1995 Vauxhall Astra 1.8 Sport 16v
Posted: Sep 3, 2008
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Window wipers have just stopped working

hi my window wipers have just stop wrking and are suck in a upright postion a coulpe of weeks before they were making a vibration noise and moving really slow. what do u think it could b and how much ...

2001 Vauxhall Corsa
Posted: Sep 2, 2008
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Lack of power / suckin sound

goes to bout 4000rpm wont go anymore and generally go no power. no oil / fluid leaks anywhere car starts and ticks over fine slowly seems to b gettin worse

2002 Vauxhall Vectra 2.2sri diesel
Posted: Aug 28, 2008
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Engine managment light

took it the car garage as was surging revs and they said it was due to the battery volts running down too low then caused a fault which triggered the egr into fault?? any help..

2001 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 16v ecotech
Posted: Aug 26, 2008
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Too much petrol intake 15mpg

i bought a vauxhall vectra last week.since i have drove it.its only been doing 15 to 20 miles to gallon, which is not normal for this car.on log book it says 1.6,but looking at engine no says 1.8 and...

1996 Vauxhall Vectra premier
Posted: Aug 25, 2008
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Engine not starting

Went to do shopping this morning and my Corsa starting making an awful shuddering noise the battery light came on then the engine failed, I managed to get it started again and parked up, I rang my par...

2003 Vauxhall Corsa Active 1.0.1.2V (imercher)
Posted: Aug 23, 2008
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No ignition light

no ignition light battery runs flat after a couple of miles

1999 Vauxhall Vectra 2 litre ls
Posted: Aug 22, 2008
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Control indicator

control indicator for engine electronics stays on while driving.Looked at handbook and it says that the electronics switch to an emergency running programme so that driving may be continued.You are th...

2000 Vauxhall Vectra sri 150
Posted: Aug 16, 2008
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