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  1. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] ASTRA H cam sensor

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Replacing a camshaft sensor as the car wouldnt start a day after buying it !. Cam sensor fault on diagnostics. Is there any hints an tips on how to change this. Seems straight forward but alot of effort!
  2. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra H fault codes & refuse to start

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Dear fellow members, today I have found myself stuck with an Astra. Here's the story: Bought a 2005 Astra (CAR 1) from the auction with unknown history. Car seemed to be in a very good condition. Tried to start the car. Engine cranked but didn't start. Scanned it with Autel Maxisys pro and...
  3. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Missfire Cylinder 1 HELP!

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi, My engine management light had came on I carried out the pedal test and got the error Code 030101 which I found out was a Misfire in Cylinder 1. I had spoke to a mechanic who suggested it might be the coilpack and/or spark plugs. I changed these my self for genuine parts, my car does feel...
  4. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Automatic brakes and insurance question

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi guys, I am a new driver of an Astra H and I have only general knowledge how a car works. I have only driven manual cars before, this one is automatic. I have a few questions regarding my car which is a 58 plated Astra H. 1, I know coasting is bad for brakes etc but we all still do it. In...
  5. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] ASTRA H - Air con problem - Climate control

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    I have recently put in a new cd70 headunit and Vauxhall programmed the climate function onto it, before this there wasn't really any air con in the system was below cool (bought the car used). I had a new condensor put in today as the old one had a hole in it and had it gassed up but is only...
  6. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] ASTRA H - Fitting CD70 upgrade - Climate Control Not Working

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    I have come from a CD30 MP3 with GID screen and Climate, the CD player broke so I forked out and found a CD70 which have just fitted, although this is one with just general air/con fan settings. My climate control is not working now, will Vauxhall programme this up at a reasonable rate? Also I...
  7. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] ASTRA H - Parking Sensors

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    My parking sensors have worked twice since owning the car since last year and once was a full beep with nothing behind, is there a speaker fault and if so where is this placed (3 Door Astra H)? I've tried the sensors with pulses and they seem fine? Bongs when reverse is engaged. Thanks!
  8. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] ASTRA H CD30 MP3 CD Error, how to replace unit?

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Basically my cd30 mp3 never wants to accept cds (not just copies), mostly errors and cd in is usually always highlighted even when empty. Only annoying part of the car as like my cds! Am looking to buy a replacement, mainly ebay looks like the only way. Have heard about having to use tech2? How...