Vauxhall Car Problems & Fixes

Vauxhall owner problems and repairs

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The Latest Vauxhall Problems
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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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Will not rev over 4000 rpm

my astra will not rev over 4000 rpm can not under stand way the enginemanegment light is not can any body help me thanks.

1997 Vauxhall Astra 2.0l 16v sports
Posted: Aug 15, 2008
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Car cut out, power loss and louder engine

Recently my car broke down during a 20 minute motorway journey. The engine cut out but then restarted once stopped. I thought that it may be the fuel pump so I have tried an Engine Flush. I also used ...

1994 Vauxhall Corsa 1.2 Merit 8V
Posted: Aug 14, 2008
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Engine giving a splutter or missing

When the outside temp gets down to 13 degrees i get a splutter or miss on the engine, I am running the car on bio fuel but had the problem when i bought it on normal diesel at the time. If anything it...

2003 Vauxhall Astra 1.7dti
Posted: Aug 12, 2008
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EGR Valve

My engine light comes on intermittently and I have been told it is my egr valve and that it is nothing to worry about, should I worry?

2000 Vauxhall Astra club 1.6
Posted: Aug 12, 2008
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Losing water from expansion tank

My wife’s runabout overheated a few weeks ago. Checked the water, which was low, so topped it up and it was ok for a few days. I kept checking the water level and had to top it up a few times. Each ...

1999 Vauxhall Corsa 16V 1.4 Sport
Posted: Aug 12, 2008
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Rev counter

Intermittent problem I think: Rev counter keeps reving up by itself hitting nearly 20mph whilst in traffic. When I depressed the cluch it fluctuated between 15 and 20 mph.

2007 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 Engery
Posted: Aug 11, 2008
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Starting problems?

Yesterday i went to start my car and it was turning over but not starting, i left it while i rang my dad to come to the rescue and typically it started as soon as he got there and has last night and t...

2001 Vauxhall Corsa
Posted: Jul 31, 2008
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Stereo not working

hi had no stereo working since i got the car 3 weeks ago checked all the fuses all ok but theres no cover on the fuse box so dont know if any are missing could anyone tell me where the fuse should be ...

2003 Vauxhall Vectra 1.8 club
Posted: Jul 30, 2008
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Car loosing power holds back and loud

hi car was running good this morning went to petrol station put 10 pounds of petrol in thene go back home running good couple of hours later go out again and car was louder kind of vibrates can still ...

1999 Vauxhall Corsa 1.2 club auto
Posted: Jul 30, 2008
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Vibration

car vibrates when reaching 70 mph had wheels balanced no problems with brushes

1998 Vauxhall Vectra 1.8 auto
Posted: Jul 29, 2008
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Dashboard warning lights

just bought my vectra from the auctions and dont have the handbook a light came on after i had drove about 60 miles looked like an engine stayed on for about 2 days(30 miles)then went off also the eng...

2003 Vauxhall Vectra 1.8 club
Posted: Jul 25, 2008
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Low Revs

Hi On starting the engine, cold or warm, It turns over ok but the rev counter decreases and stalls. Once the car eventually gets going and Ive revved it up over 3000 revs it seems to drive ok, but...

1998 Vauxhall Tigra
Posted: Jul 25, 2008
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Low Revs

Hi On starting the engine, cold or warm, It turns over ok but the rev counter decreases and stalls. Once the car eventually gets going and Ive revved it up over 3000 revs it seems to drive ok, but...

1998 Vauxhall Tigra
Posted: Jul 25, 2008
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