Vauxhall Car Problems & Fixes

Vauxhall owner problems and repairs

Below is a list of Vauxhall cars and the total problems we have in our database for that model. You can add your own problems by clicking the 'Post a new problem' buttons around the site.

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The Latest Vauxhall Problems
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Overheating

Ok, the car doesn't overheat when it's driving. When am idle it'll creep to 100 but not in the red zone the fan will kick it and send it back down to half and it'll continously do this. When am drivin...

1998 Vauxhall Corsa 1.4 Ecotec
Posted: May 26, 2008
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Judders

on a long distance it starts to judder and then the engine cuts out had a new egr valve and still does it

2002 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 club
Posted: May 22, 2008
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Control indicator for the engine electronics

Car has been working great this light came on today and car wont start light keeps flashing have followed hand book instructions ie. turned off left for a couple of seconds tried again same problem wo...

2000 Vauxhall Corsa envoy 12v 973cc
Posted: May 21, 2008
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Heating problem

theres no heat coming from the heater it just blows cold air out the fan works but no heating

1998 Vauxhall Corsa 1.0 merit
Posted: May 21, 2008
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Engine cuts out

i have had my car 2 years and the last 8 weeks when i have went on a lony run with it it starts to judder and then the lights come on and the engine cuts out and wount start up untill about 5 to 10 mi...

2002 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 club
Posted: May 21, 2008
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Overheating

temperture rising to fast into the red

2000 Vauxhall Astra 1.4
Posted: May 20, 2008
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Auxillary belt

hi, how do you get the belt off,cant get it ,past the engine mounting,by the power steering pump.its driving me mad,daughters car,(no book)thanks

1994 Vauxhall Astra 1.4,automatic
Posted: May 20, 2008
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Grinding brakes

hi, on the drivers side front wheel i have a grinding noise coming from the brakes, it grinds when i aint using the brake but dissappears when i push on the brake pedal, i had a quick look at the back...

2001 Vauxhall Vectra 1.8 sri 130
Posted: May 19, 2008
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Starting problem

Hi, hope someone can help with this problem, my calibra runs ok for a while, then refuses to start which then results in a dead battery, after recharge it seems ok, then the same thing again (have new...

2000 Vauxhall Calibra
Posted: May 14, 2008
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Car not starting

I am having problems getting my car started sometimes, when i go to start my car my emissions light is on and the car will not start i try again a few hours later, then usually it does start but i hav...

2002 Vauxhall Corsa 1.2 Club
Posted: May 13, 2008
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NOT REVVING PROBELY

Hi there when i am revving my car it takes a while to rev up and it take ages to get to 30 mph. can any one help?

1995 Vauxhall Corsa 1.4 16V SPORT
Posted: May 13, 2008
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Passenger Window

My passenger-side electric window has suddenly stopped working, and won't open at all. All the other electric windows on the car work fine, both from their individual controls and the driver's con...

2007 Vauxhall Meriva 1.6i 16v Design
Posted: May 13, 2008
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Car not starting

Was driving down the motorway and had the battery symbol light come on and was flashing...eventually more lights came on...and then more...soon after, the car started to lose power then i eventually p...

2004 Vauxhall Corsa 1.3 diesel turbo sxi
Posted: May 13, 2008
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Can't get first gear

I just dropped money down the back of where the ashtray fits, drove home and now can't get 1st gear. When I was driving home, I couldn't get 1st or 2nd but now can get everything apart from 1st. The...

2002 Vauxhall Astra SRi 190 Turbo
Posted: May 11, 2008
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Jerking/Juddering

Hi I am hoping that someone can give me some help as mechanics are not my strong point and I dont want to be robbed by a garage! My car has started jerking whilst at low speed (20-30) in 2nd & 3rd g...

2003 Vauxhall Corsa
Posted: May 9, 2008
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Losing water

My astra is losing a lot of water although there are no visible leaks, it does a lot of short journeys and is using up to a litre a day.Any answers or fixes appreciated.

2000 Vauxhall Astra
Posted: May 9, 2008
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Timing slightly out

changed timing belt now timing is out

1996 Vauxhall Astra 1.7 diesel
Posted: May 8, 2008
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Exelarator not working

Hi,my Corsa`s exelarator stoped working the other day. Engine starts,idles up to 2000 rpm`s but exelarator pedal is useless(100%dead). please advise or at least some ideas of what could be the probl...

2001 Vauxhall Corsa 1.7 di
Posted: May 6, 2008
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Idling problems

will start for a few seconds and will just cut out and sounds lumpy and running uneven

1999 Vauxhall Astra 1.6 8v
Posted: May 4, 2008
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