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  1. Strange noise whilst turning left

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Hi all, have a high pitch noise that occurs when steering to the left, originally thought it was a wheel bearing however when jacking up and checking there is no movement or noise when spinning wheel.
  2. Help figure out an engine noise, please!

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    * 2015 Astra 2.0 CDTI (163hp) Manual * Noise started about a month ago and I've been having some back and forth with the garage I bought it from: Eden Vauxhall Newbury. They are being terrible to work with. It's all under warranty but they are saying they can't hear anything. ;) * About the...
  3. Astra engine clicking noise, lacking power

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Hi Guys I bought this 2009 Astra 1.6l (64k miles) last summer from a local dealer. Test drove it, felt good (also with the power) but there was this "clicking" noise from the engine. It was there when idling, went away some times, came back, pretty random. See video here: I pointed it out and...
  4. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] Astra G making loud engine ticking noise

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Hello people of the internet. I have a problem with my 2002 Opel Astra G 2.2 Bertone Convertible. Last week the engine started making a ticking noise (as you can see in the video: https://jmp.sh/cxJ7rOR). I called Road Services and they send out a mechanic that came to check the vehicle on the...
  5. [Vivaro] Vivaro knocking sound on idle and black smoke when pulling away

    Movano and Vivaro (including Renault/Nissan Deriva
    Hi there, new to the forum so hope you guys can help! Got a 2004 vivaro 1.9 dti 130,000 on the clock. Vans been serviced regularly with correct oil and parts and has run great for the last few years then about 6 months ago started having a slight air/dump valve sound sound when pulling away in...
  6. [Insignia] [08-17] Knocking sound coming from front Offside.

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hello again! So as per my last post regarding the noisy/faulty gearbox which is here I have eventually repaired my gearbox (bad bearings) and days after that a knocking sound has made itself present. It has appeared months ago and did not increase or decrease in intensity or anything else...
  7. [Insignia] [08-17] Strange noise when accelerator stabbed quickly

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hi i have a 13 plate Insignia SRI 1.8 petrol. Only 18,000 miles on the clock. Last few weeks iv started hearing a slight whine noise when at higher revs, it does it whether moving or not, whether clutch engaged or not, but it isnt completely consistent. Whilst trying to diagnose i have come...
  8. [Insignia] [08-17] Low humming and vibration in pedals

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Good day all, Im new here so not sure if posted in the correct area, I have a 2011 insignia 2l Ecoflex and have a problem where once warmed up the car will make a low humming noise that I can feel in the pedals, taken to 3 local mechanics and they cant find anything. any ideas?
  9. [Vivaro] Tapping in engine got better and then worse

    Movano and Vivaro (including Renault/Nissan Deriva
    Hi, I have a Vivaro 1.9 1996 which had a ticking coming from the engine when I brought it. I was told it was a tappet sticking and would not be a problem and to carry on running it. Yesterday the tapping got worse for a few seconds and then stopped altogether for about 5 miles, sounded sweet...
  10. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] Knocking at Biting Point

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Hi All, I've searched for advise online but can't find anything that fits exactly, with a solid conclusion I've had an astra J 1.6 (a16xer) 2013 for about 2 months and it seems to have developed a repeating knocking noise when the clutch is at Biting Point. Does it most of the time but not...
  11. [Corsa E] [2014 ----] Car making strange noise

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Hi i have a 16 plate corsa turbo and have just had it into a evans halshaw garage as there was something wrong with the accelerator pedal i have just picked it up tonight and noticed whenever i set off and whenever i press the accelerator it makes a strange noise i will tag a video of this noise...
  12. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra 1.7cdti vibration when release accelerator

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Hi all, I have MK5 astra 1.7cdti. My car drives ok but the problem I have is when engine is under load and I release accelerator at about 2k revs its sounds like there is a bag of nails rattling n the engine. The whole engine vibrates but not noticeable while driving. The air hoses coming from...
  13. [Insignia] [08-17] Engine Fan Noise

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hi all. There is an insignia (12 plate) I am looking at buying. Seems to drive really nice and in great condition. The only issue I have is that engine fan seems really loud! Can any insignia owners tell me if this is normal? It's the loudest fan I have heard from a car. You can't really hear...
  14. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] High pitch whistling noise from engine

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Hi Folks, My Astra GTC has developed a high pitch whistling noise from the engine. The noise sounds when the engine gets up to temperature/pressure and can be heard while moving and at stationary. When trying to locate roughly where the noise is coming from, it seems to be around the area...
  15. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Noise From Engine Bay

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Hello to you all. Am new to the forum. Have had Vauxhall Astra's over the years. Purchased my latest one a few months back. But have come up with the following problem that has me stumped. Been reading your forum for a few days and can't seem to find a deffinate answer. Been getting a...
  16. [Zafira B] [05---] DPF Headaches and Whining Noises, multi thread!

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    2006 zafira 1.9 cdti 150. Evening guys, bit of a strange one here.. The wife returned home and shouted for me to go out, she said the car must be doing a regen as when she pulled on the drive there was a load of white smoke coming out of the exhaust, i went out to have a look and straight away...
  17. [Vectra C] [02-08] Strange sound on start up

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hello all. Ive had success on here with last post so thought I would run this past you. On start up im hearing a chuff / chug air noise. This only happens at point of ignition and car runs fine after with no sound. Ive tried to find the noise and dont see anything. Ive also noticed a bit of a...
  18. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] 2009 Astra H start up rev

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Hi all, I have a 2009 (59) Astra H design 3 door hatchback with a 1.4L ecotec engine (it's the only 1.4 design 3 door I've ever came across). I have been having some issues with it of late, even though it has only done 38,000 miles. On start up, mainly when the engine is cold, the car will rev...
  19. [Zafira B] [05---] Smoking zafira

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Ok, new to this and not very car savvy so here goes, About three weeks ago I bought a 2010 1.6 petrol zafira design. After a week of having it, the oil light was on and it needed refilling. I thought nothing of it, thought maybe they'd forgotten to do it (mistakes happen). Another week later...
  20. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] Coffee grinder like noise when starting the engine

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Cascada, Agila
    Today my engine died and because I was blocking the lane I started the engine skipping the two stage ignition and i turned the key all the way in one go. The engine started doing an all mighty noise and since then every time I start the engine it's doing a weird noise that sounds more like a...
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