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  1. VAUXHALL VECTRA C no 5th or 6th gear please help

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hi all, So I’ve lost 5th and 6th gear in my vectra 1.9 CDti. It will go into reverse, 1,2,3,4. But when trying 5th and 6th it’s like something is stopping it. I randomly lost 5th and 6th whilst Driving no noises no crunching etc. Car is still driving fine too. Any suggestions as to what this...
  2. Zafira A 2005 Clutch noise under load

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi there. Just purchased a Zafira A model 05 plate 1.8L petrol. Everything is sound with it apart from a strange noise at biting point, worse under load (I.E Reversing uphill and setting off). Wondering if anyone has come across a similar thing. Only way I can describe the noise is like a...
  3. Vauxhall Combo bleed clutch and check gearbox oil

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Helllo I am after a bit of help. I have a Vauxhall Combo 1.3 cdti, year 2008. First question is can anyone help me with how I’m bleed the clutch on my van, ie where is the clutch nipple located in engine 2nd question is - does the gearbox need gearbox oil put in and if so where in the engine do...
  4. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Identifying M32 gearbox Help

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi guys, I have a Astra H 1.9 CDTi 150bhp, recently my Gearbox has gone and I’ve ordered a refurbished gearbox however only one of the codes on the new box itself match upto, to the old box, I was wondering how to tell if the new box is right for my car? My engine model is the Z19DTH. Any help...
  5. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra H M32 Gearbox alternatives?

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi guys, Sorry if this has been posted before but I was wondering if anyone knew of a more reliable gearbox that will fit into an Astra H 1.9 CDTi (150bhp) Z19DTH engine? thanks, Shaun
  6. [Agila B] [08---] Gearbox Failure

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi All I am new here and hoping you might be able to offer some advice. I am trying to fix my parents Agila where the clutch has failed. It’s a 2008 - 1.2 manual with 79k miles I’m not a mechanic but have managed to get the gearbox out (with lots of swearing along the way) Clutch plate worn...
  7. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] Gearbox whining & clunking

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hello all, I’ve got a 2003 mk4 Astra 1600 sxi , I noticed a judder when pulling away the other day, initially I didn’t think much of it, it was driveable for about 100 miles after I noticed it, but now it’s not playing anymore, it’s sitting outside in need of some serious attention. To cut a...
  8. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra Easytronic Gearbox "--" or Flashing A4/A2

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    So I'm having a random issue with my 2006 astra. Most of the time I turn the key and nothing, not even trying to crank over, but if i tap the key it does start (Probably a key problem) .. But the biggest issue is my automatic gearbox. I really really hope someone can help me what to do, so when...
  9. [Insignia] [08-17] Gearbox, clutch or both ?!

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hello. I'm Adrian, a new member. I joined this forum because I got an Insignia and it is giving me quite a headache! So first things first: It's a 59 plate Insignia 2.0 CDTi 130BHP around 100k miles. M32 Transmission. Engine code : A20 DTJ-17492622 Car bought from auction website and couldn't...
  10. [Insignia] [08-17] Whine (maybe gearbox) in Insignia...

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hi there, I have a 2010 Insignia 1.8 SE (petrol engine). It's done just over 100k miles now. I have two problems with it that I've noticed over the last month or so: Problem 1: When in certain gears (for example 3rd gear and 5th) sometimes (not always) I can hear a whining noise, like...
  11. [Vectra C] [02-08] Clutch bleed nipple

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hi I was bleeding my clutch today and the hole housing snapped off!! It looks like a pipe run’s into my gearbox, does anyone know what the part is called? And how do I go about replacing it? I’ve had a look in my Haynes manual but no luck, please don’t tell me I have to remove my gearbox :cry::cry:
  12. [Zafira B] [05---] Zafira Gear Problem

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hello. I have a 56 plate Zafira 'tiptronic'? automatic. I have started getting a problem when moving from 1st gear to 2nd, there is a 3 second delay. (also reverse). This happens when manual gear select is chosen too. At first it was intermittent, then we had a full breakdown of the electronic...
  13. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] Judder only in reverse uphill

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi All, I've got another problem with my Astra 1.6, I think the count is up to 5 now! When reversing uphill with/without a trailer, the clutch judders quite violently and seems to catch and then slip repeatedly The clutch has been replaced by Vauxhall, and they've had a gearbox specialist out...
  14. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] URGENT ASTRA h gearbox problem

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hello I have a problem with my astra 1.8 4 speed auto gearbox. It doesn’t work in D but works and moves in manual mode gear 1 2 3. If you rev to 2300RPM it will move off. I have used opcom to diagnose it But no codes related transmission come up. i have used the measuring blocks in...
  15. [Zafira B] [05---] Zafira gearbox/clutch problem

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi guys, I was wondering if anyone could help me? Our car had been making a whining noise when accelerating for a few weeks before the below happened but we were told it was nothing to worry about. My partner was driving our zafira when he kept hearing a thudding sound from underneath the...
  16. [Vectra C] [02-08] Gears very hard to get in when going up the gear box.

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    I have a 1.8 Vectra C on an 02 plate and this problem occurred suddenly with no warning. When the engine is turned off or is idling then I can change up through the gears with no problem at all. When I am driving though, changing up requires quite a bit of oomf. In fact, the easiest way to...
  17. [Corsa C] [00-06] Easytronic clutch actuator brushes

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hello everyone. A newbie here and im hoping someone with the right expertese can help me out. My wifes corsa c with easytronic gearbox fired up the dreaded F fault and after checking with opcom and doing some research i came to the conclusion that the apparently very common clutch actuator was...
  18. [Zafira A] [99-05] How reliable is the Zafira A 4-speed Automatic Gearbox?

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    I'm looking at getting a 2004 Zafira 2.2 ELEGANCE 16V, it has 210,000km/130,000miles on the clock and cosmetically it seems mint. The engine is apparently the 2.2 Ecotec which seems is known as being relatively bullet proof baring a few issues(please correct me if I'm wrong) but the real thing...
  19. [Zafira B] [05---] Sump pan removal zafira z19dth

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi removing sump pan off on zafira do I need to take the gear box and fly wheel off to get to the 2 bolts surely not?
  20. [Corsa D] [06-14] Gearbox plus few A12XER issues

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hello, my name is Maciej and I own a SXi corsa d 2014 with A12XER in it. Sometime ago the car started to develop some faults so at about 83K miles it got spark plugs and coil pack replaced as I had missfires occurring on the 4th cylinder, at the time I noticed that spark plug looked awful...
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