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  1. Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Hi guys, I have posted this on another forum, but nobody has a clue. usually the stop start system isn't enganged on my car because I turn it off before I drive. Yesterday, I was waiting for a friend and thought I'd activate the stop start, till they come back. The car was at operating...
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    I have a 06 astra 84,000 miles still starts and drives but it has been loosing coolant after about 10-20 miles driving, only been using it for work so just too it up with water in the morning and it gets me there and back fine. Told it’s the head gasket and wouldn’t be worth fixing, now got a...
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    Hi guys, I need your help, whenever I put my foot down on my Astra GTC 1.4T(auto) it will hold on 6000 rpm and I’ll let go of the accelerator and the service esp goes off and engine light starts flashing. It’s like the car doesn’t wanna move it just gives up its a recurring problem now whenever...
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    I have a 2011 Astra SRI 1.4 (Not Turbo) Petrol, and when i turn the car on when it hasn't been used for a while/has cooled down, it starts making a very loud vibrating kinda noise. As soon as i touch the accelerator it stops. It does the noise whenever the car is stopped and idling, so when im...
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    Hi guys does anyone the type of spark plugs that comes with the astra k 2017 1.4t? I am not sure if they're platinum or something else. Eurocarparts are selling ngk's so I thinking to buy them. Also if anyone knows the gap or where I can find it, I will be greatful!
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    I've had a search through the forum posts, and found a few similar discussions, but wanted some advice for my situation. I've got a 08 Astra H 1.4 Z14XEP with 119k on the clock. Its been burning oil for a while (oil kept topped up and checked weekly), and this week the engine light finally came...
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    So I have a 2007 Astra H, it’s done roughly 90,000 miles, and last week the check engine light came on. I took it to the garage and they said It’s nothing to worry about it was to do with me revving too hard, they deactivated the light (I’m not entirely sure what they said because my mum took...
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    Hi all, I recently bought a 2010 Astra 1.4 petrol. It drives very nicely, got it serviced and the guys said everything is in very good condition (considering its age) and working as it should. The only real problem is that when im driving, there is an extremely strong smell of petrol coming...
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    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
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    Last 2 weeks have been having an issue with the boot of my Astra J (2015) whereby the boot isn't unlocking. I have disconnected the battery of whcihseems to sort it out for a while but then stops working again. Have checked fuse that is fine. All other doors lock/unlock without any issues...
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    HI, Im new here, so will try explain, when my Astra 1.4 has cold engine turning on/off there isnt any noise, but when i done 5k when i switch engine off there is strange noise about 2-3sec. can anyone help please, its not alternator, and not a waterpump. here i added little video
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    My son had the petrol tank on his Astra punctured in 2 places by petrol thieves a few days ago. I've tried the Petro Putty stuff but one of the holes started leaking when i started the engine after leaving the putty to cure for 24 hours. So i will need to buy a replacement fuel tank. Would all...
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    Hi, I have a Vauxhall Astra 2007 MK5 1.4 petrol. About 3 months ago the engine management light came on, I took it to the garage who said it was the oxygen sensor on the exhaust, he then took it off and checked it and all was fine and didn’t need replacing and the light has stayed off. It...
  14. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Hi all, I was hoping for some help with an issue that I have with my 2007 Astra H 1.4 petrol. As described above the issue I'm experiencing is that my dials will intermittently fail whilst driving, along with the ABS and EML light coming on and going off looking like an 80's disco on my dash...
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    hi everyone i have a opel astra h 2007 1.4 XEP the car was repaired and now the problem is the car dont want to start i did the pedal test and i got 2 error codes 046008 050070 The first one is a fuel pump circuit malfunction and the second is a vehical speed sensor malfunction Can someone...
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    Hi all, I've a problem with my Astra 1.4 Club (front fuse box only), the brake light fuse (f16) keeps blowing. I've replaced the brake switch and tested a known good one but the fuse keeps popping, I've also disconnected the rear wireing loom and this has made no difference. The fuse mostly...
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    You probably get asked this a lot, I'm new here,ive bought a new stereo so I can use an aux cable, I've bought the adapter and the other necessary cables from Halfords, unfortunately they won't fit the radio as I haven't bought it from them. I've connected everything correctly I believe the...
  18. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    I need some help please.... So today myself and my step brother chose to replace the housing (with a key housing from eBay) of the rather old and well used 2 button (one on the left and one on the right). The replacement went ok, everything is where it should be but now the buttons are not...
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    Hi all, I have a 2009 (59) Astra H design 3 door hatchback with a 1.4L ecotec engine (it's the only 1.4 design 3 door I've ever came across). I have been having some issues with it of late, even though it has only done 38,000 miles. On start up, mainly when the engine is cold, the car will rev...
  20. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    hi, I have a 08 plate astra the throttle randomly stops working and doesn't let me accelerator the car. in order to fix the solution the car has to be turned on and off. but the throttle stops working after a while. I have done a pedal break test and this is the codes i have got! any help would...
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