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  1. Meriva tow bar wiring

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Hello all Just fitted a second hand towbar to my 2009 Meriva and now wanting to connect the electrics. I have the old 7 pin socket and cable but really want to fit a new dedicated socket ,cable and controller. Trouble is the only ones I have found so far are for 2010 models onward, nothing...
  2. Combo conflagration

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Combo 2000cdti 2009 Sequence of events..... after the flood last month. Went to spark 'er up. Battery completely done, I mean completely... no lights on the dash. Left it for a couple of weeks. Disconnected the battery, charged it, showing 12.6v. That's good, right? Reconnected battery. Smoke...
  3. Astra H Tailgate Warning Light Not Showing on Dashboard

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Hello all, I have a 1.7CDTI SRI 06 plate Astra H. I've searched for this problem a few times online but with limited success. When I open the tailgate there is no warning light that comes on the dash and the courtesy light in the boot doesn't come on either. However when I open the driver...
  4. DOORS NOT OPENING FROM INSIDE OR OUT!!

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Hi! So I was picking up a friend, but instead of unlocking the doors when they went to get it I accidentally locked them (thinking it was already locked), and when this happened they were pulling on the handle. After this, the doors would not open from the inside or out..... the only door...
  5. [Vectra C] [02-08] Bc issue

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Recently fitted the cd70 in my Sri and the bc option is only showing the timer option. How can I get it to show my fuel consumption etc. Can this only be done with opcom /tech2 as the original cd30 I removed all options worked tia
  6. [Vectra C] [02-08] Electrics

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Hoping someone can shed some light on this, on every vectra I've owned the electric window on n/s only works from the drivers side switch, changed and cleaned several unit's but stays the same. 2nd query is this, when fitting a boost gauge to my 2008 Vauxhall vectra 1.9 cdti 150 does the vacuum...
  7. [Vectra C] [02-08] Problem with cigarette lighter sockets!

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    I'm having a small problem with both of my cigarette lighter sockets, they don't seem to be putting out enough amperage to charge any of my devices using phone charging adapters. I've checked all the fuses and replaced them just in case, I already used a voltmeter to check the voltage their...
  8. [Nissan Primastar] Instrument Panel Problem

    Movano and Vivaro (including Renault/Nissan Deriva
    Morning all, Over the weekend i was replacing the bulbs behind my blower dials and was having issues with the bulb connection, so to aid in getting into correct contact position i left ignition and lights on and during the installation of new bulbs , must have shorted something as i heard a...
  9. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] Battery Light Whilst Driving

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    My 2004 Astra started to occasionally show the battery light whilst driving. It would start when the engine had been running a few min. I replaced the belt hoping it had just been slipping a bit. But this did not resolve the problem. Whilst the battery light was on, my power steering would fail...
  10. [Zafira B] [05---] Problem with interior lights

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Just as I was setting out today I accidentally pressed the "lock" button on the ignition key while I was turning on the ignition. I pressed the "unlock" button to cancel it but noticed the hazard warning lights were now flashing. I turned these off manually and set off but noticed all the...
  11. [Vivaro] vivaro won't turn over

    Movano and Vivaro (including Renault/Nissan Deriva
    My Vivaro wouldn't turn over the other day. I've checked the alternator and that's giving a reading of around 14v, I assumed it needed a new battery so I went and bought one but the STOP light and BATTERY light are still both coming on......inevitably it won't turn over again. I've checked all...
  12. [Corsa D] [06-14] Window opens on starting car

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    For the past 6 months, everytime I turn the key in the ignition, the nearside window opens. Passengers can't close it. Only driver. Any ideas? It does not repond to holding button to reset. Thanks
  13. [Insignia] [08-17] Insignia Tourer Boot Help Needed

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hi Guys, First post on here and looking for help. I recently purchased a very nice Insignia Tourer 2.0 CDTI 158 SE NAV. 51k with a FDSH. Very pleased with it, apart from one little snag. The boot! It won't open! I thought this would be a trivial problem to overcome as I'm normally a very...
  14. [Zafira B] [05---] Electric Window fault

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Hi... this is a bit odd. I have a Zafira B. For some reason, the front offside electric window has decided to play up. You can only lower it (and raise it) in short bursts. Typically about 2cm at a time. VERY ANNOYING. And very strange. I wonder if anyone else has experienced this ... and...
  15. [Corsa C] [00-06] Electrical problem after fixing leak

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Hi every one just thought I would do a post as I couldn't not find any thing that would help me. Basically I have a corsa c 1.2 2002 and I had a leak in the drivers footwell pretty bad leak as I didn't check it before I bought it. I saw a video online about the leak and followed it removed...
  16. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] Astra 2013 Problems Car Fire

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Hi All, My first post on here although a member for a while down to my work astra giving so many problems !! History Astra 1.7cdti Sportswagon 2013 Millage 56k, Lease Car near end of warrenty Ive had this car for over a year, some 9 months back the car refused to start with lots of strange...
  17. [Meriva B] [2010 ---] Anti-hijack / Automatic door locking Fault... Help

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    The Automatic Door Locking System is not working in my Mervia - i think it is also called the anti-theft / anti-hijacking system (automatically locks the doors once driving at about 5mph) Today the symbol (door with a key) lit up red on my dash and continually beeped. I followed instructions on...
  18. [Vivaro] Swivel Seat and Snapped wire

    Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    I have fitted a swivel seat in my 2008 Vivaro. On first use I severed the wire & now I have a perm lit dash (engine man. & airbag light). Is this a safety issue? How easy is this to fix? Re-join cables or by pass. I guess I'll take it to a pro (West Yorkshire based) Any...
  19. [Vivaro] Melted Fusebox/holder help

    Movano and Vivaro (including Renault/Nissan Deriva
    Hey guys, This my first post here - so hi! The fusebox/holder that is on the passenger-side of the dash, under the cup holder has become damaged. I think a fuse blew but a section of it has melted and will now not hold a couple of fuses properly. This seems to be the cause of my...
  20. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] Car Self-Locking Problems

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Hi Guys, First post on here so bare with me. I own a 2012 Astra Eco flex Exclusive and I have had a lot of problems recently with the car locking itself when the drivers door is moved. It has mainly been an intermittent problem, but now it happens 90% of the time I open the door. It does...
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