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  1. [Meriva A] [02-09] Torque Specs Meriva A16v 1.6XE

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    I'm replacing the cambelt, waterpump et Al and try as I might I cannot seem to find the correct specs for the crankshaft bolt that is a stretch bolt.... The local dealer from whom I purchased the spares from doesn't know the answer either. It's a Meriva 2004 reg 2005 1.6 16v XE I've found three...
  2. [Vivaro] Op Com Readings - Any Experts out there?

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Hi everyone Still trying to get this xxx 2006 1.9 cTDI vivaro started. I am hoping there is a real Op Com expert out there who can look at these readings and say definitely this or that Before i paste them in, there seems to be an obvious one stating the cam synchronisation is 'asynchronous'...
  3. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Camshaft Position Sensor

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    I am new to working on my car and i have had a fault code regarding the camshaft position sensor, i am just wondering if someone could point me in the right direction in finding it. I have a 2007 1.8 SRi VVT can it be done without taking off the cambelt?
  4. [Zafira A] [99-05] Help! Is the ECU done for?

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi. Hopefully someone will be able to help. My other half replaced the cam belt on my 2003 1.8 Zafira Elegance. He did all that correctly except when he put the camshaft position sensor back on the wire insulation was really brittle and fell off and then promptly shorted. Since then it has run...
  5. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] Noise after water pump and cambelt change

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hello, Yesterday I changed my water pump and cambelt because of the water pump breaking and leaking water. Everything has been ok and I followed the manual on how to do this along with help. But there is now a noise when accelerating which it didnt have before. and I am unsure what this could...
  6. [Meriva A] [02-09] Changing cam belt

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi, I will need to replace the cam belt / timing belt on my 58 plate Meriva 1.6 Design (Z16XEP). YouTube and Google web search aren't helping much with procedure and my Haynes manual is in "a safe place"... So could you lovely people advise me what I need order other than the timing belt kit...
  7. [Renault Trafic] Aux belt frayed, pieces in cambelt, help.

    Movano and Vivaro (including Renault/Nissan Deriva
    Hi all, this is my first post and I am in need of some advice. I have a 2006 Renault traffic, 1.9 dci van and unfortunately I have run into some serious trouble. Basically I was driving around 20mph and the engine computer/glow plug light came on, about 10 seconds later I turned off the van and...
  8. [Insignia] [08-17] Waterpump Failed and snapped camshaft 40k 59 REG

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    This evening I returned home from the main dealer with a £2100 bill to repair my 59 reg Sri CdTi. Tuesday evening last week I was driving home and got a warning `engine hot`, true enough the gauge was at full and as I was on a motorway I stopped 100 yds later (engine shut itself off) and towed...
  9. [Signum] [03-08] Cambelt cambelt

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hi all just a quick question for anyone in the no! Have recently bought a 3.0cdti Isuzu engined signum,when I'm browsing through the forum I'm seeing some people saying the cam belt millage is up to 100k before your recommended to change them is this correct? I no on average it's 60k or every 3...