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  1. [Corsa D] [06-14] Binding brakes

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    any idea how much it would be to fix binding brakes? Don’t want to get ripped off as I’m a woman with no idea about cars Been losing fuel like crazy and had a friend of a friend fit me new brakes and pads, he said one side was binding a bit so he fixed the problem, driving all good and my fuel...
  2. [Insignia] [08-17] Need some Advice for you Insignia Owners

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Short story end of the year I will be on the road for 2 years and have had my little 1.6 3dr astra the same time but the insurance is higher than an insignia and wanting something bigger, have drove it for 30k miles but now also drive a van during the week as im in the trade so just a weekend...
  3. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] A few questions before i upgrade

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    I went to see a 2012 1.4 Astra today, noticed a possible couple leaks under the hood. Just wondering if anyone has an idea what they may be from and if they’re minor/major issues. Please see pics. Thanks in advance
  4. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] ASTRA 1.9 HOT START ISSUE

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hello everyone, new here and looking for advice or help. I will try my best to exsplain :) So basically, my Astra 1.9 cdti 2008 150bhp engine z19dth when hot starts really rough, it idles fine but takes a bit to start, same as this video on youtube i have changed DMF and clutch, glow plugs...
  5. [Insignia] [08-17] knocking from n/s/f

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hi, I have a knocking coming from the n/s/f which sounds like somebody hitting the floor ? When you have your foot on the accelerator it goes and once you let your foot off, it comes back again ?? also once you hit the brake, the noise goes also , but comes back again on you take your foot...
  6. Van alarm & security

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Good morning lady’s & gents Iv recently bought a Vauxhall vivaro 07 I live in a rough part of town, crackhead and homeless & immigrants. Two questions. 1: How do I arm the alarm on the van ? I though it was press and hold wait for the beep. 2: extra security measures. What do you...
  7. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] Astra J 1.6 cat manifold

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Apologies, couldn’t find any info so posting new thread. Astra has just failed emissions test. Needs new cat manifold and exhaust front pipe. Garage unable locate parts aside from through OEM but still haven’t come back to me on a cost. Anyone able to help with part numbers? I believe I’ve...
  8. [Vivaro] Recommendations for BCM reprogramming

    Movano and Vivaro (including Renault/Nissan Deriva
    Hi, I need to get a second hand BCM module reprogrammed to my van using the old faulty BCM. Can anyone recommend a company to do this? Rob
  9. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] Car running but no stereo or speaker

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    ive just been out in my car, pulled out from a roundabout used my left indicator but there was no light on dash or ticking. I got further down the road and found the stereo was just blank like the car was turned off. I pushed it on and it came on, so stopped and started my car a few times to see...
  10. [Insignia] [08-17] What are these codes?

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hi guys, my car is running like hell :( it’s displaying these two codes, could anyone tell me the severity of them and a ball park price of what I’m looking at just so I can go to a garage and at least pretend I know a little lol the two codes are P0203 P0303, Thankyou.
  11. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] My Astra keeps showing this Light!!!

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi guys, I bought an astra 2010 plate a few days ago, it has been fully serviced by Vauxhall for the last 7 years, including this year! However there is a yellow light with a spanner inside it on the dashboard, any idea how remove it? I've checked the oil and reset dashboard but no luck! Raheem
  12. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Mechanic Needed - Kidderminster HELP Please

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Need a mechanic whos not money grabbing and sort a few bits on my car I have errors Glow plug general error Egr cleaning and blocking (Have kit) Dpf blocking Knocking noise front end Noise in 2nd gear when throttling (now and then) Full decat if helps flow/performance Induction kit if helps...
  13. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Vauxhall Astra 1.4 2005 Petrol Engine Oil

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi there, I am currently driving Vauxhall astra 1.4 2005. I have changed the engine oil when I bought the car with Mobil 5-30, but it was leaking a bit from the rocker cover gasket and i have changed the rocker cover gasket so I want to ask what oil would you recommend me for the car 5-30 or...
  14. [Corsa C] [00-06] SXi+ Spoiler Help (& Colour Coding)

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi Guys, I've had my 06 Corsa C SXI+ for a couple months now and want to add a spoiler to it soon. I only want a small lip spoiler, something similar to the Irmscher Heckspoiler. All thats currently on the car is the nasty plastic 'spoiler' piece. Which fitting do I need to go for (would...