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  1. Engine power cut off.

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi everyone, I do hope someone can help me with this. I was driving my Astra 1.6 petrol 2007 and at one point when I slowed down my engine just died. The board showed the battery and engine light. I waited maybe 10-20 sec and tried starting it again and it did start without any problems. This...
  2. rattling sound astra 62 plate

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    hi guys. when I'm in first gear and releasing the clutch, i can hear a rattling sound in the car but once the clutch is released the sound disappears again. i drive an Astra SRi 62 plate. I've been told by relatives that it is a loose exhaust mount due to speed bumps? just wondering if that...
  3. Astra engine clicking noise, lacking power

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi Guys I bought this 2009 Astra 1.6l (64k miles) last summer from a local dealer. Test drove it, felt good (also with the power) but there was this "clicking" noise from the engine. It was there when idling, went away some times, came back, pretty random. See video here: I pointed it out and...
  4. Heated seats problem

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Hello guys, I’ve got a 2017 (66 plate) Vauxhall Astra elite. For some reason the heated seats do not seem to work anymore. They were working two weeks ago but as I had the car parked up for two weeks, when I started the car and Pressed the button to turn them on, nothing happens. What do you...
  5. [Astra Mk1] [80-84] Astra aircon

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    I own a 2013 astra 1.6 turbo. It has recently showed me this warning message shown in the picture below does anyone know what this means? And also my temperature gauge is not working it stays on 50. My aircon is not working.
  6. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Vauxhall Astra 54 plate, acceleration pistons misfiring on the motorway

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi guys, About two years ago When I drove on the motorway and accelerating my car would feeling like it’s misfiring, it would slow for just a second and then would speed up again. After a few months of this happening it went into limp home mode while I was driving on the motorway. I had to get...
  7. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra Whirling noise when turning steering wheel. Checked power steering pump all fine what else ?

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    I have recently bought a 2004 Vauxhall Astra 1.6 AUTO transmission Twin-port everything was fine the day I got it but the next day I noticed that when turning the steering wheel it makes a whirling sound. Worried I checked out the power steering fluid and it was full so no problems there that I...
  8. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] Astra limp mode!

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    Hey everyone i'm new here & have recently developed a headache with the car i brought last month. Which is a vauxhall astra G twinport 1.6 the car keeps going into limp mode within 20min of driving,after taking it to the garage i've had the EGR value replacded,the temp sensor replaced MAF sensor...
  9. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Vauxhall Astra 1.6 petrol 54

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Last winter I had problems getting my car started and all summer the car has been fine, however, now the weather is getting a little colder I’ve noticed it has started to take longer to start and I fear a repeat of last winter. Occasionally when I’ve got my foot to the floor in second/third gear...
  10. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] 07 plate Astra ECN 30401 cylinder misfire code

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    hi any help greatly appreciated Driving home other day and engine light came on. Pedal test 30401 code was due a service so had spark plugs looked at but light stayed on so replaced ignition coil. Already a couple £100 in so wondering if some other problem or if ECN needs resetting?!? Thanks
  11. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Solid (not flashing) Car with spanner light on.

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    I have a 07 1.6 petrol Astra. I changed the timing belt as I'm a mechanic and the tool I used to lock the cams slipped as I removed the belt tension. I removed the rocker cover to access the flats on the cams. I saw the left cam ping clockwise about 45 degrees so I got a friend to hold both...
  12. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Urgent!! Car shuddering on the motorway

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    yesterday I drove my Vauxhall’s Astra 54 plate 1.6 back home from Manchester, when I got down to the m25 the car started shuddering violently for a second, it stopped and I thought the car was alright but then it happened again and eventually the electronic malfunction/immobiliser light came on...
  13. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] Mk4 Astra 1.6l 8v misfire

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi, anyone able to help? When i rev my car to around 5,000rpm it cuts down to 3 cyls but goes back on 4 after a few seconds but sometimes doesn’t go back on 4 cyls and the engine warning light comes on! Starting to get annoyed about my cars misfire now! New spark plugs New spark plug leads...
  14. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Fuel gauge at 1/8 but ran out of fuel (known problem?)

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    The fuel gauge on my 2004 Astra H 1.6 never drops below 1/8 full and the low fuel warning light never comes on, yet this week the car ran out of fuel. Apparently this is a known problem, see thread from back in...
  15. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra H lack power under 2000rpm

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hiya, I am new to this so I have I’m not posting in the wrong place. I have a semi auto Astra H. 1.6 petrol 2008 and it literally won’t move until 2000rpm and is still slow on acceleration, my foot is to the floor between gears and there’s litterally no guts. Is this normal for this car or can...
  16. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] Vauxhall Astra Rev problem

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    hello, I’ve got a Vauxhall Astra J 2010 59 plate, just got it fully serviced. I have a problem with my revs, I would try to rev past 4000 on any gear it just wouldn’t go past even if I put my food down all the way it stays on 4000 then reduces sometimes. Went to the garage plugged in to the...
  17. For Sale Vauxhall Astra 1.6T 16v [180] Design Turbo Sport Hatch 3dr

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    2008 (08) Vauxhall Astra 1.6T 16V Design. Sapphire Black. MOT until September 2018 and Full Service History. Low mileage for the year (74,000 miles). Excellent condition inside and out. High spec Design trim with half leather interior and piano black trim. Excellent daily runner. 3...
  18. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] Vauxhall Astra J Transmission Oil & Service Details

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Evening all, I'm new on here, just wondering if anyone can tell me what kind of Transmission Oil I need for my car. I cannot seem to find any information on good Ol' Google. I am also wanting to know if anyone has a sheet or something that tells you what is required at each service interval...
  19. New member

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    hi everbody, just joined. bought a lovely blue 55plate astra h club Owned it since 2010 when a got rid of me saxo vtr didn't know much about working on cars but slowly learning over the years with my trust haynes manual love working on her
  20. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] My mechanic cant fix - car shudders and cuts out when slowing down from 5th

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hey, thanks for helping ... I have a Astra - 1.6, 2005, 5 door, manual , 143 000 miles.. unleaded My car is crazy and my mechanic can't sort it.. some days it will cut out when decelerating down to to stationary (my mechanic says it is me not knowing how to drive... funny it the only car in my...