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  1. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    I have recently bought my first car, a Vauxhall Corsa D 2009 1.2L, where it had done 60k miles Although not finding a problem with it during a test drive, after I bought and collected the car, the clutch was sometimes not coming fully back up after I took my foot of it. This caused it to become...
  2. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    I replaced the front pads on my Zafira, pushed the pistons in slowly before replacing, i bled the brakes and pedal nice and hard, when the engine is running the pedal goes spongy, brakes work but not as good as before, any advice? heard that the seals in the master cylinder can flip, only after...
  3. Large Vauxhalls
    Hi again, I am doing nothing but posting on here for advice at the moment, been finding marks over my driveway, looks like brake/clutch fluid checked the brake reservoir and found it to be empty.. I have recently had my clutch and flywheel done not sure if this is linked, it is not the brakes...
  4. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    So the Astra 1.6CDTi SRi went in for the Brake Master Cylinder Recall today. Wife is complaining that the brake pedal used to bite as soon as she touched pedal before Vaux got there hands on it today, now pedal travel is halfway down before brakes bite. She's not a happy bunny. Any ideas guys?
  5. Vauxhall Vans, Minibuses & Campervans Area
    Last July I had a refurbished gearbox fitted at a Vauxhall garage on my Movano. They advised me that it would be a good idea to change the clutch slave cylinder because it's located inside the gearbox and that there would be no extra labour charge because the gearbox would be off already. So I...
  6. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    hi all - car failed mot - brakes on nsr not working - car jacked up - brake applied only 1 rear wheel brake works. Drum removed - shoes and adjuster mechanism all free moving. Wheel cylinder cups push in both sides - no problem - cylinder was replaced at last MOT - with foot on brake - the...
  7. Vauxhall Vans, Minibuses & Campervans Area
    Hello new to group. I have a new shape 2015 vivaro 1.6 12,000 miles. I have had it about 6 months. Just seeing if anyone else has had the same problem as me when changing gear sometimes. It can go a month without any problems. But it will suddenly be hard to get out of gear and will grind a...
  8. Vivaro / Movano Camper Van / Day Van Conversions (
    Hi, Can someone please help me... I have a 05 vivaro cdti sport and I started having problems getting 3 gear and when I put it in reverse I couldn't get it out whilst the engine was running.. I instantly thought the gearbox was going as I hear they are prone for it.. I opted though to...
  9. Large Vauxhalls
    Hi I changed the front pads on my 05 vectra 1.9 CDTI yesterday and the brake peddle now goes down to the floor. I can get some pressure when I pump but I soon loose it. Its solid before I start the engine. Ive been reading a few forums and I think I may of forced the seals in the master...
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