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  1. 2008 Astra Club Aux Conversion

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Hi all, I've just bought a 2008 Astra Club this past Friday - unfortunately does not have either aux or Bluetooth support. If I were to buy one of these: A: Would it work just plug and play if I switch the head unit over to CD mode B: Where should I look to plug it in? Would it be on the back...
  2. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Need advice

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi all I'm new to this forum and new to the car company Vauxhall I've just brought a astra 1.6 sxi 04 plate When brought heard this loud tapping thought it was tappets so didnt really mind but since having it I've gone through 3 litres of oil in a month, one litre was in a space of 5 days which...
  3. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] Gearbox whining & clunking

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hello all, I’ve got a 2003 mk4 Astra 1600 sxi , I noticed a judder when pulling away the other day, initially I didn’t think much of it, it was driveable for about 100 miles after I noticed it, but now it’s not playing anymore, it’s sitting outside in need of some serious attention. To cut a...
  4. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra H ECU swap help

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    So I have the faulty 1.6 Astra H ECU. The ECU is totally wiped so a kit swap was needed. Purchased a full kit off the ebays consisting of Clocks (Speedos) Indicator&Wiper Module complete with Ignition Barrel Front Fuse Box (in Engine Bay) ECU Rear fuse box (Located In boot) 1 Key 1...
  5. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] HELP, (insp3) turned key too fast now car won’t start!!!

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi plaease can Someone help me with this problem I have.... I would greatly appreciate it!! Insp3 error when using main key - not turning even when using spare. No low battery 'clicks' when turning the key, no Cranking when turning the keys. Battery power seems full, maybe an immobiliser fault...
  6. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] How to do an Italian Tune Up

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi Guys, got the misfire on Astra MKV 1.6 SXI sorted. Because the wife (carer for the elderly) does a lot of short journeys I have read that an Italian tune up will help with cleaning out the engine. My question is how exactly do you do the Italian tune up please
  7. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Misfire above 2500rpm

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi there, I have a 2005 Vauxhall Astra 1.6 SXI Twinport with 84k miles on the clock. The problem I have is that when I get to 2500rpms in any gear the engine misfires and pulls back. It does this on both a hot and cold engine. Starting is no problem at all, the idle is smooth and upto 2500rpm it...
  8. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] New Member, New to Vauxhall!!

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Bought an Astra H 1.6 SXI as it's a lovely looking car, but...... i really cant get on with it, its pretty slow and badly equipped for what i thought was a mid range spec. all of which i can take. what i cant take is the appaling handling in the wet, no Temp Gauge (whats that all about)...
  9. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Help?!!!

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi guys. Ive recently purchased an Astra 07 plate 1.6 sxi sport. I've noticed when the car is stationary there is a knocking/ticking sound coming from the engine. My amber engine warning light has appeared and the car seems to get really hot. I opened the bonnet last night after a 30 minute...
  10. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] ECN Fault Code 041572

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi All, I recently took my car to the garage as the MIL (car with a spanner) light came on, it was plugged into the diagnostics machine and apparently no fault codes were showing, the garage reset everything and that light went out, was told to bring it back if it came back on again. Its now...
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