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  1. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] Erratic idle and misfire when freeing

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    Hi, Im from South Africa and this has been an issue with he car for a couple of months after the new pistons went in September 2018. Car was fine until I stopped at a red light then the engin light would come on and the idleing would be erratic and then the car would not be as powerfull as it...
  2. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] Serious lack of power issue

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    Hi all, Please excuse me if this has already been mentioned previously before I could not find anyone with the exact same issue as me. So here it is: Vauxhall Astra mk4 (2000 reg) 1.8 sxi I can start my car up fine no lights on dashboard etc. However when I drive it there seems to be an issue...
  3. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Vauxhall Astra window problem

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    my window has been stuck down for 4 weeks,I’ve tried absolutely everything including disconnecting battery and buying a new motor etc.. the interior lights at night time all of the lights are on except the window switch on the passenger door,it’s like there’s no power going to the door,anyone...
  4. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Auto Transmission - Oil Capacity?

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Does anyone know what the oil capacity is of the auto transmission of an Astra H 1.8 2008? I can't locate any info on it anywhere besides ones site which may indicate it is between 3.5 and 4L. Had this carried out by the mechanic over 100k kms ago and thought this time I'll pull up the sleeves...
  5. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] 2001 Astra G 1.8 Issues

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi guys! For the past year or so my 2001 Astra 1.8 3-Door Hatchback (Automatic) has been sitting in my garage, and I really want to get it up and running. I've been to an embarrassing number of mechanic shops in Mexico, spent money that I didn't have, and I still have a car that doesn't work...
  6. Some in-depth help needed

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    Guys, I’m looking for information/help with some wiring issues relating to a Astra H 1.8 Sri engine 2008 My dad is using this engine set up in a boat project. After a lot of measuring, calculating rpms, taking into accounts length of block, manifold positions, power to weight, rpm range, he’s...
  7. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra h emissions

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi, it’s my first post. I have a 57 plate 1.8 Astra. The emissions light was on and it was using loads of fuel. It went on diagnostics and came up with a load of codes which lead me to replace the coil pack, o2 sensor, bank 2, and give it a full service. The light went out for a few day and...
  8. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra cigarette lighter fuse

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    I own a V Astra 1.8 2009. Contrary to many posts online stating the fuse is in the boot, the fuse for the cigarette lighter was in the fuse box under the bonnet. Fuse numbered 36.
  9. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] Astra Z18XE Problems

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi I was wondering if I could get some help.. my eml light has been on since I brought the car.. it runs fine but the other day the traction control light came on briefly, loss of all power so I drove home at 10mph as I wouldn't go any faster.. Once I got home I shut the engine off thinking...
  10. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] 02 Astra TS Oil Pan Torque Specs?

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Forgot to put in title it's 1.8 ltr. Any 1 have these avail? I've tightened them by hand lightly but I'm afraid to pour oil in and start it without knowing that I have put the right amount of torque on the bolts. Any help would be greatly appreciated!!!