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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Rough idle

changing gears and accelerating very sluggish after changing gears

2005 Vauxhall Corsa 1.2 sxi
Posted: Jun 6, 2021
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Gear problems

Hi I have a vivaro 2004 1.9 dti and I hv change the clutch but still can't get it in to reverse and 1st is lk a lucky dip dunno if it will go in phone the garage they said its the clutch but iv change...

2004 Vauxhall Vivaro 1.9 dti
Posted: Jun 6, 2021
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Intermittent screeching noise from offside front wheel while driving.

Will drive for miles without problem. When it becomes noisy, it can be quite loud. Pedestrians turn to see where noise comes from. Could it be a ball joint on steering? or wheel bearing? Is it safe to...

2007 Vauxhall Agila 1.2
Posted: Jun 5, 2021
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Dash warning lights

I have three lights on the dash the car and spanner the engine management with down arrow and another engine management light!!Been in limp mode for weeks No one knows why! Had new injectors new ecu ...

2013 Vauxhall Antara 2.2cdti
Posted: Jun 4, 2021
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Engine light code 171

vchanged air filter spark plugs and coil pack car revving up and down when idleing chocking intermitently when runningheavy petrol smell in car will not go over 70 mph only had it 2 weeks cost...

2007 Vauxhall Zafira 1.6 club
Posted: Jun 3, 2021
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Ignition key wont release

Fitted new battery to my insignia automatic, now have intermittent fault with ignition key wont release. can turn off engine but wont turn to next stage to release. Have to turn ignition back on and p...

2015 Vauxhall Insignia 2.0cdti auto
Posted: Jun 2, 2021
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Clocks and dials do not work

speedo and other clocks no longer working and no lights on dashboard

2004 Vauxhall Vectra 1.9 cdti
Posted: Jun 1, 2021
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Insignia 2.cdti oil pump failure

see above oil pump failure

2010 Vauxhall Insignia 2.0 cdti
Posted: May 30, 2021
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Getting gears not get 6

just got car was ok at first then lost gears will not go into 6 at all

2008 Vauxhall Vivaro 2500 cc
Posted: May 29, 2021
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Automatic gearbox

When I pull up and put my foot on the brake and keep the car in drive, and then I release the the foot brake I get a thump as if I am rammed up the rear, But when I put the car into neutral and then i...

2012 Vauxhall Insignia Vauxhall Insignia 2.0CDTI Sports Tourer automatic
Posted: May 28, 2021
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EML ON AND NO POWER>>>Coil pehaps ?

THE CAR Any ideas please,up until the other day fine. I haven`t been able to open drivers side door unless window down. The roof currenly works but I`ve had to get friend to "take drivers door panel o...

2007 Vauxhall Tigra 1.4 petrol
Posted: May 27, 2021
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Loss of power , jolting and gears

Service ESP light on after car gusseting when changing gear's. Also coolant warning light on permanently, however it's full when checking.

2012 Vauxhall Astra Estate Tourer 1.6 petrol
Posted: May 26, 2021
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Main beam not working

All my lights work except main beam..blue light shows they are but actually they arent.checked fuses etc still no joy oh they are bi xexon any help plz pulling my hair out now

2009 Vauxhall Insignia 2ltr cdti
Posted: May 23, 2021
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Water leaking from rear of engine

Doesn't seem it is from bottom hose pipe but a little higher up but can't clearly see wear

2015 Vauxhall Vivaro 1.6
Posted: May 23, 2021
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Possible Astra ignition problem.

Hi. I have a 2013 Astra 1.6 Elite Auto and when I turn the engine off and leave the keys in the ignition after a minute or so the engine sounds like it's trying to start. This happens pretty much eve...

2013 Vauxhall Astra 1.6 Elite Auto
Posted: May 21, 2021
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Juddering when in reverse

When reversing at low speed and in a straight line the car judders, snatches.

2017 Vauxhall ADAM 1.2 Energised
Posted: May 20, 2021
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Smoke from exhaust

After driving for a while when engine hot sometimes I get a funny smell like carbon ,then smoke comes out of the back of exhaust and under the car . Then is clears it self and it’s fine again. Email...

2007 Vauxhall Vectra 1.9
Posted: May 20, 2021
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Temporary loss of power/acceleration

The problem is strange no warning lights or codes at all but what happens now and again is that the car has no acceleration at all regardless of how far down you press the gas pedal just no revs then ...

2013 Vauxhall Meriva 1.7 cdti se auto
Posted: May 20, 2021
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DAB radio not working

I can get AM/FM But cannot find DAB

2015 Vauxhall Vivaro 1.6
Posted: May 17, 2021
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Low coolant level warning

Just got new timing belt and water pump fitted to my Vauxhall Insigna Exclusive158CDTI . When driving home from garage I got a warning - coolant level low -top up. On inspection of the expansion ta...

2011 Vauxhall Insignia DM11
Posted: May 15, 2021
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