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  1. Astra H 1.9CDTi Drive Shaft Hub Bolt 250nm / Wrench Only Does 210nm

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi all, so my not so cheap Optimal O/S/F Wheel Bearing started groaning after 18,000. Just put a new one in yesterday and drive shaft hub nut torque should be 250nm but my torque wrench only does 210nm. After cracking it at 210nm I gave it another 1/16th of a turn with a breaker bar? What...
  2. [Zafira B] [05---] Faulty DPF Oxygen/Lambda Sensor

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Evening, Zafira B 1.9CDTI 150 My car is smoking at the min about 10 mins into a journey. Got management light and flashing coil light on at the moment. Took my car to my friend to plug it in and it seems to be the Oxygen/Lambda Bank 1 Sensor 2 giving out erratic readings. He has suggested...
  3. [Zafira B] [05---] 1.9cdti shake

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    hi guys first post I am really and truly completely stumped on this I have a shake across the entire front end under acceleration ONLY not at any other time I am also slowly modifying the car and as I get small increases in power it gets worse and worse I’m avoiding the remap now as the shake...
  4. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] [Solved] Oil Cooler Rubber Hose Part Number?

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    So I've now got a burst rubber hose on the lower of the 2 hoses that goto / come from the oil cooler on the 1.9CDTi. Went to Vauxhall for the part (GM 55188772) and the guy reckons I can't purchase just the rubber and they only supply the entire metal / rubber pipework and want £80 for it...
  5. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] 1.9cdti starts sputters then cuts out

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi guys, im new this forum and desperate for help. im a student who heavily relies on his car for work :/. yesterday went to start up my car( prev no issues runs sweet) and car would start fine then rumble with the rev needle sort of bouncing on idle, then would slowly drop then cut out. this...
  6. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Intermitent acceleration issue ? 1.9 8v

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Lately when driving my Astra 1.9 8v it doesn’t always kick as hard as it used to when it’s in boost. Sometimes I boot it it just accelerates at a reasonable pace and sometimes it seems to fly up to speed ! Any one have any similar issues ? If so what caused it ?
  7. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra 1.9CDTI 150 Spanner light on and limp mode

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi all, Was motorway driving yesterday when the car spanner warning light came on a few times, then the light stayed on. It is now on permanently and in limp mode. I did the pedal test and it came up with ecn 24304. I did a few checks before i take it to the garage in case its anything...
  8. [Vectra C] [02-08] How accurate is range 1.9cdti 150bhp vectra 2007 when lights flashing

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    I expect been said before somewhere forum but got a cheap vectra and the lights been flashing about 5 miles and needle is on bottom but range still says 25miles how much fuel is left I obviously dont want run out being a diesel I got about 4 miles to station. If was a petrol id just of run it...
  9. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] [Solved] 1.9CDTi Low Oil Warning Light

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hey all. Astra 120BHP 8 valve, 1.9CDTi. So we're heading down the M74 for Manchester airport and the engine oil low warning comes on (oil can with wavy line under it). So my 1st question is what level is the oil when the light comes on, as in, is it the same as minimum on the dipstick (didn't...
  10. [Vectra C] [02-08] Vectra 2006 CDTI Limp Mode

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hi, I have this Vectra 2006 CDTI and it goes into limp mode randomly. It started when I was coming home from hospital one day (50 or so miles) and it performed well on the way there. As I was coming back it was performing well, however I stopped to go to the shop and when I came back to the...
  11. [Signum] [03-08] Help! 1.9 Cdti using to much fuel.

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hey, I am having a fuel consumption problem with my Vauxhall Signum 1.9 Cdti 150 (z19dth). It was working fine until I gave it some right boot last week and it seemed as though something became stuck making the engine use a lot more fuel than usual. Normally uses 0.1 gal/hr warm tick over...
  12. [Vivaro] Van won't start but will start on a tow !

    Movano and Vivaro (including Renault/Nissan Deriva
    Hi I have had a problem starting the van for a while but it is very seldom. I cant start the van it will crank but wont start. But if I bump start it she will start and I can turn off the ignition straight away and it will restart on the key. I have tried squigging the bladder in case it was...
  13. [Zafira B] [05---] 1.9 cdti DPF problem.

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    I have a Zafira B 2005 it is 88kw/120hp . I was driving it for a month 1 km to drop of my kid in kindergarten and back. And here comes the story .I felt my car geting sluggish but that was normal when my dpf gets full . So I took it out highway then limp mode got on there was a small hill 2% and...
  14. [Vectra C] [02-08] Vectra '07 1.9 Clutch Related Fuel Sensor Fault?

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Anyone come across this before: car into garage due to a cut out and a few non - starts. Car struggling (missing) when driving. First few cut outs thought had run out of fuel - coincidence that adding a fuel can's worth started it again? Garage saying that the clutch rattle is knocking the...
  15. [Vectra C] [02-08] Vectra 1.9cdti 04 cutting out with esp light and not starting afterwards

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hi guys! im getting frustrate with this fault now... The car is a 04 1.9cdti vectra the story is this!... Driving home one day, all is well, then the esp light flashes and the car just cuts out straight, so i pull over and try to restart and it wont start, after a phone call was made to get...
  16. [Signum] [03-08] Injector cleaner

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    I have a 54 plate 1.9cdti signum that seems to have the dreaded injector number 3 problem. Can anyone recommend the best injector cleaner? Is it worth trying this before taking it to the garage? Thanks.