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  1. Vibrating Noise on startup and idle/low revs

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    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...
  2. Spark plug type astra k?

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    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!
  3. Astra H 08 1.4 Z14XEP - misfire and oil on plugs - what next?

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    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...
  4. Engine warning light no performance change

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    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...
  5. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Extremely strong petrol smell

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    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...
  6. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] A few questions before i upgrade

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    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
  7. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] Intermittent bootlid lock/unlock - Astra J

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    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...
  8. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] Astra making strange noise when engine switched off

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    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
  9. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra Mk5 2010 Sport 1.4 SRi Fuel Tank.

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    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...
  10. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Power Loss and Bad Idling

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    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...
  11. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Intermittent fault with dials stopping working whilst driving.

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    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...
  12. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra H fuel pump fix

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    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...
  13. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra H brake light fuse

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    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...
  14. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Aftermarket Stereo Fitting 2004 astra

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    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...
  15. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra key replacement

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    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...
  16. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] 2009 Astra H start up rev

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    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...
  17. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Vauxhall Astra 1.4 08 Plate 3DR Throttle problem

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    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...
  18. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] VXR SPOILER

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    I have a Vauxhall Astra Gtc 65' plate in Olympic white. I was looking for the spoiler on the VXR version of the same style for my standard Gtc. I wanted to know if anyone knows where I can get a brand new oem spoiler and if it's easy to fit or get a Vauxhall garage to do it. Thanks in advance.
  19. Wanted Astra GTC limited front end parts

    Wanted Forum
    Hi. I have just purchased a Astra GTC 1.4 turbo limited edition in white with light accident damage.2015. Just wondering if anybody on here had any parts I need. I am after front bumper parts, fog lights complete grill lower bumper support and the foam backing. Don't mind if it needs painting...
  20. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Intermittent starting problems in Astra SXI

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Hi, Hoping someone can help. I've had my car about a year, and 3 weeks ago, I came out one morning to go to work, and it just wouldn't start. It made a half hearted attempt, then nothing. Every time I turned the key, it just clicked. A neighbour gave me a jump start, I drove 20 miles to work...
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