Vauxhall Car Problems & Fixes

Vauxhall owner problems and repairs

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The Latest Vauxhall Problems
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Knocking

I have got a vectra 2004 hatch i have had a knocking noise from the front since had car. only does it when setting off or in the motion of stopstart stopstart. It has been to the garage and was advise...

2004 Vauxhall Vectra 1.9CDTI
Posted: Jun 15, 2008
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MPG very low

Up until 6 weeks ago I was averging 44mpg, this was driving the car very carefully. The MPG has now dropped to 32-34 MPG. The brakes are not binding, the air filter is new, but the car still feels...

2004 Vauxhall Vectra 2.2 SRI direct, petrol auto
Posted: Jun 14, 2008
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RUNNING HOTTER THAN NORMAL

WITHIN TEN MINS OF STARTING IT WILL GET UP TO 100c ON TEMP GAUGE AND AT MOTORWAY SPEEDS EVEN HIGHER. THERE ARE NO LEAKS, FAN KICKS IN AND WORKS. WATER PUMP CHANGED LAST YEAR WHEN CAM BELT WAS DONE.TEM...

2002 Vauxhall Astra 1.8 ELEGANCE
Posted: Jun 14, 2008
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Engine management light/ fuel problem??

Hi Can anyone help. My girlfriend has a 1.4 astra on 99 plate. It runs great when going over 40 mph but anything under or if you decrease excelleration the car starts ' Kangaroo Jumping '. Engi...

1999 Vauxhall Astra 1.4 LS
Posted: Jun 13, 2008
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Loosing oil but no leaks

im always topping up my oil, as when i start up it ticks loads then shuts up, i put oil in then its ok but how is it loosing oil as theres no leaks etc... what could be the problem?

2001 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 petrol
Posted: Jun 13, 2008
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STEERING GONE

I HAVE A ASTRA AND I WAS DRIVING HOME AND THE BATTERY LIGHT STARTED TO FLASH PARKED UP AT HOME WENT BACK OUT BIT LATER AND THE BATTERY LIGHT STILL FLASHING BUT CAN DRIVE FORWARD AND BACKWARDS BUT THE...

2000 Vauxhall Astra 1.6
Posted: Jun 11, 2008
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Catalytic converter

i had problems with my car since before xmas had new egr valve fitted new coil pack put on had front sump done twice had full new exhaust and now found out the catalytic converter has all fell apart f...

2002 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 club
Posted: Jun 11, 2008
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Cuts out when warm

My car starts fine when cold, but after about 5 minutes when hot it cuts out then won't start until the engine cools down. I would appreciate any suggestions as it,s costing a fortune.

2001 Vauxhall Astra 1.4 eco tec 16v
Posted: Jun 10, 2008
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Cig lighter

my lighter mont work, i think its the fuse, but i dont no which fuse it is to change

2001 Vauxhall Corsa 1.0
Posted: Jun 10, 2008
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Spontanious alarm sounding

my alarm keeps going off at any time of day or night, for no reason at all.

1998 Vauxhall Astra 1.8 CDX
Posted: Jun 10, 2008
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Auxiliary Belt

Second Time of Asking. To remove the auxuiliary belt from the above V6 engine. It seems to have a alli and rubber pipe (Air Con or Coolant?)going straight through the middle of it. Does this hav...

2000 Vauxhall Omega 2.5 CDX
Posted: Jun 10, 2008
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Air Bag Light

I have a red warning light showing an air bag problem. Can the information be accessed through the general diagnostic socket or is this only for the engine management?

2000 Vauxhall Omega 2.5 CDX
Posted: Jun 10, 2008
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Not start in morning

have a vauxhal astra diesel when left over night it wont start in the morning have already changed leak of pipes injector seal and fuel filter housing but the problem still exsists have tried eveety t...

2001 Vauxhall Astra 2.0dti
Posted: Jun 9, 2008
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Interior display light problems

when i turn my lights on my clock and dash clock goes off. the rev counter is still alright

2002 Vauxhall Astra 1.6 comfort
Posted: Jun 8, 2008
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Car judders, seems to lose a bit of power

My car has been fine until recently, when i'm driving the car beings to judder. It seems to do it quite little on the motorway but when i'm driving around normal roads it judders quite bad. I have h...

1994 Vauxhall Tigra 1.4
Posted: Jun 8, 2008
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Sppedometer/starting up

i was driving n i noticied my speedometer wasnt working i pulled over stopped the engine when i started it up it just cut out,i left it for 20 mins then everythin was fine!!any ideas wot the problem i...

2002 Vauxhall Corsa 1.7 dti
Posted: Jun 7, 2008
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My corsa clunking sound

I am really having an unrecognized trouble, my car is Opel Corsa that is 10000 miles only. The problem is while I am driving at bad road /driving off the road at low speed and turning my steering...

2000 Vauxhall Corsa
Posted: Jun 7, 2008
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Diesel no revs

I had an accident with my van and now it starts no problem but it will not rev !

2001 Vauxhall Astra dti van
Posted: Jun 7, 2008
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Misfireing

the car is pulling as you drive along.it is shaking as you drive it.

2002 Vauxhall Zafira 1.8
Posted: Jun 6, 2008
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Oil and engin sound lumpy

Every time i start my car for a few minutes my car sounds lumpy untill i move it eith foward or backwards. I have recently changed the spark plugs but i have not changed the leads. Could they need cha...

2000 Vauxhall Vectra 1.6 8-valve envoy
Posted: Jun 5, 2008
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