Vauxhall Car Problems & Fixes

Vauxhall owner problems and repairs

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I have to wait about 20 seconds after starting the car before I can take it out of park and put it in drive is this normal

I have to wait about 20 seconds after turning the engine on before I can take it out of park and put it in drive. Is this normal

2008 Vauxhall Corsa design
Posted: Mar 26, 2022
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Guys can you please tell me which engine oil is the best for my car ?which type?

one of my friend told me to ask on the group when people know the best because you have biggest knowlage. First thing if XADO oil is good? second thing which type?? Xado 5W40 Motor Wear Protection Lo...

2012 Vauxhall Astra estate 1.4 mkVI J petrol
Posted: Mar 25, 2022
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P0001-61 engine knock and cut out

Car keeps on cutting out on idle keep revs up is ok. Has a bit of engine knock. Replaced scv, fuel filter, 4x injectors and still the same. Getting error code p0001-61 fuel solenoid stuck. Unplug scv ...

2012 Vauxhall Zafira 1.7cdti
Posted: Mar 24, 2022
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Gear Selection

I've had a new complete new clutch gearbox parts and behind the peddle. Just over a week later I have problems when it up to temperature I could not get any gears what so ever. It's back at the place ...

2016 Vauxhall Insignia Hatchback
Posted: Mar 23, 2022
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My car is coming up with code 4.

The fan seems too be still running after i turn the engine off?

2013 Vauxhall Meriva 1.4
Posted: Mar 23, 2022
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Engine cutting off during 60mile/h ride

My problem with car is : driving car 60miles/h suddenly I m pressing gas pedal and zero reaction car is loosing power so need to find quickly spot when to turn for my safety. NO Dashboard lights. No c...

2012 Vauxhall Astra estate 1.4 mkVI J
Posted: Mar 22, 2022
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Radio fazing out

hi, car starts and radio comes on. after 2-5 mins the radio fazes out. when you restart the car the radio is fine, please help. thanks

2014 Vauxhall Astra 1.6 diesel
Posted: Mar 20, 2022
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Hole diameter in engine mount bushes bigger than the bolt

knocking from engine mounts when braking.hole in front mount Bush is a lot bigger than the 12mm bolt that goes through it. made like this or worn away,hole is perfectly round

2007 Vauxhall Antara 2.0 cdti
Posted: Mar 19, 2022
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Brake pedal hard won’t press diwn

Was driving just away from house and went to turn corner and car wouldent brake pedal hard to press not sure what this could be if any one could help when I start up car in last month or so there like...

2007 Vauxhall Astra 1.7 diesel sri
Posted: Mar 19, 2022
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Enigine lack of power slite water leek then run good

start ok drives well then get lose of power then after a short time reving start to go ok there is a slight water leek!

2011 Vauxhall Zafira 17 00 ek
Posted: Mar 19, 2022
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Central locking

My central locking doesn’t work I have tried the fuses but it isn’t that

2006 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6
Posted: Mar 17, 2022
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Immobiliser light flashing, van turns over but won't start

Immobiliser light flashes, van turns over OK, but won't start. Had a new key cut and programmed. But hasn't solved the problem.

2011 Vauxhall Combo 1.3d
Posted: Mar 15, 2022
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Water in rear passenger side footwell

Water in rear passenger side footwell (blue colour), when we googled it, someone said it may be coming from rear windscreen wash. Anyone know what this could be or recommend a fix please.

2018 Vauxhall ADAM 1.2
Posted: Mar 15, 2022
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2015 gone into limp mode...

Just been serviced... went into limp mode today... Garage say glow plug 3 is down ... would this cause the issue

2015 Vauxhall Combo 1.3 diesel combo van
Posted: Mar 15, 2022
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Dash lights very dim

Dash lights very dim. Dimmer switch makes little or no difference. Any suggestions?

2005 Vauxhall Zafira 1..6 life
Posted: Mar 14, 2022
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No ignition lights and doors wont unlock after replacing key fob battery

I changed the battery in the fob because the central locking system wouldn't work and now i have no ignition or anything

2009 Vauxhall Meriva 1.4
Posted: Mar 12, 2022
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Insignia boot wont lock with central locking

boot does not lock when i lock car with remote

2017 Vauxhall Insignia 2litre turbo diesal
Posted: Mar 9, 2022
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Knocking sound from engine

I broke down the other day, loss of power and a big of exhaust smoke. Stop to have a look and it wouldn’t run, it would start but cut out after a couple of seconds. Rang for recovery and we noticed...

2007 Vauxhall Zafira 1.9 cdti
Posted: Mar 7, 2022
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Does 3500rpm at 70mph plus sounds like a 3ltr

screams for a sixth gear and is at 3500 rpm when doing over 60mph plus sounds like its got a 3.0ltr engine in it

2019 Vauxhall Crossland X 1.2se
Posted: Mar 7, 2022
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Power steering fault

Last October my power steering pump stopped working. Went to the garage and I've been told that apparently is poor design of the van and where the pump is situated water dripping directly on to the ...

2015 Vauxhall Vivaro 1.6cdti
Posted: Mar 6, 2022
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