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  1. Meriva A zx14xep not starting

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    So i have a Meriva A 2009 1.4 90hp and it doesent start on the first try, it has 100 000km and on the first try i need to crank it 3 4 secs to start maybe more, but if i crank it the first try for about 0.5 1 secs and i cancle the cranling and try again it starts right away no problem.The car...
  2. Vauxhall Combo 1.7di intermittent starting issues

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi all, I have a 2003 Combo 1.7di that's having some technical issues. It always ran without problems and I changed all the fluids and filters a couple of months ago. Then recently the service light started illuminating when the engine got to temperature after a while, so I planned on putting...
  3. Insignia 1.8 petrol not starting!

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hi all, so a very long and embarrassing story short my insignia ran out of petrol. I've put 1 jerry can in but it wont start. Im going to be putting another 2 jerry cans in it today but if it still doesn't start what else can i try? I know fuel is making it to the engine as i removed the fuel...
  4. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] Engine knocking noise

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    hi guys, Mitch here, new to the thread and was hoping someone can shed some light on an issue I’m having with my car. Picked up an Astra J 1.7 CDTI manual with 85,000 on the clock from auction. I bought it as a non runner hoping it was something very minor ... car ended up sitting around for 2...
  5. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra 1.9 CDTI not starting

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi guys. New here and really need help with this as been stumped for weeks. Have a 2008 Diesel astra with Z19DTL engine. The car has 86k on the clock and has been great for the 3 years I've had it. A few weeks ago it was struggling to start, it would turn over alot and eventually start...
  6. [Vectra C] [02-08] Not starting (CIM issue?)

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    My car has been experiencing some strange issues - it has been flashing different lights intermittently for a while (power steering, battery, service, oil). This morning, however, it started but turned off immediately and refused to start after this. It makes a click when I turn the key and only...
  7. [Insignia] [08-17] Not starting

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hey again Insignia 2.0cdti 130 looking for some help after doing a full rebuild top to bottom after the dreaded oil seal failure everything is back together but car won't start. I can however start the car by removing the cam sensor and run a magnet over the sensor while the car is turning over...
  8. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] Astravan 1.7 Cdti battery not holding charge

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi I'm hoping someone can help!? I've got a 56 plate astravan 1.7 Cdti which the battery doesn't hold charge. I've replaced the alternator & battery but hasn't help. The emissions engine light is also on & off. If I charge the battery overnight it will usually last acouple of days before...
  9. [Zafira B] [05---] Engine not starting

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi, if changed my engine z19dth 2006 zafira won't start it's turning over the injectors have been programmed and saying there's no faults Checked all connections, and it's getting fuel Any ideas would be appreciated
  10. [Meriva A] [02-09] Intermittent starting problem - Meriva

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi all, I've had a 2009 Vauxhall Meriva 1.8D for about 4 months now and a couple of weeks ago it randomly just didn't start. It was turning over very slowly as if the battery was dead and degenerated to just clicking. We jumpstarted it with the help of our mechanic and got it home. My partner...
  11. [Corsa D] [06-14] Corsa not starting

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi guys I'm sorry if this has been repeated on the forum but had a look and couldn't find a case specific to mine. My corsa won't start. When I turn the key in ignition I get no crank, the spanner light and engine management light on and all other lights as if starting. I get the sound of the...
  12. [Corsa C] [00-06] Corsa C Not Starting!

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hey, I have a 2002 1.2 sxi corsa c , bought the car in august off a friend and it lay at his house until start of December , when I arrived to collect the car the battery was flat , I put jump leads on it with a diesel merc and it started first turn no problems , I drove it 5 mins up the road...
  13. [Vivaro] Van won't start but will start on a tow !

    Movano and Vivaro (including Renault/Nissan Deriva
    Hi I have had a problem starting the van for a while but it is very seldom. I cant start the van it will crank but wont start. But if I bump start it she will start and I can turn off the ignition straight away and it will restart on the key. I have tried squigging the bladder in case it was...
  14. [Astra Mk3/F] [91-97] mk3 astra I stripped cleaned and rebuilt spi now won't start

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi all I have a mk3 8v spi astra 1.6 After stripping and cleaning and rebuilding the carb looking injection it won't start oh I also changed fuel filter Please help
  15. [Vectra C] [02-08] Vectra 1.9cdti 04 cutting out with esp light and not starting afterwards

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hi guys! im getting frustrate with this fault now... The car is a 04 1.9cdti vectra the story is this!... Driving home one day, all is well, then the esp light flashes and the car just cuts out straight, so i pull over and try to restart and it wont start, after a phone call was made to get...