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  1. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Got a oil filter and oil today for the corsa d 1.2 only the oil filter has a like plastic washer inside at the top .. Anyone know if you leave the plastic washer in when fitting the oil filter??... cheers for help
  2. All Model Vauxhall / Opel / GM / Holden How2
    Finally, that day come...Haldex oil and filter change...I already change rear differential and front transfer box oil- this is final chapter in 4x4 trilogy! I was really anxious, hearing all that 4x4 malfunctions (mostly do to oil has never been changed- fill for life), and recalls for bad...
  3. Large Vauxhalls
    With 125.000km I decide to change rear differential oil. Opel(Vauxhall) state that it is "fill for life" (it is also stated for transferbox, Haldex coupling, automatic transmmision AF40, power steering itc.- so you dont need to change anything :confused:....but I will change them all :cool:)...
  4. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Does anyone know what the oil capacity is of the auto transmission of an Astra H 1.8 2008? I can't locate any info on it anywhere besides ones site which may indicate it is between 3.5 and 4L. Had this carried out by the mechanic over 100k kms ago and thought this time I'll pull up the sleeves...
  5. Large Vauxhalls
    I have a 2006 vectra 1.9 cdTI would 5w30 c3 Castrol stop start be good enough. It’s the no dpf car. Mileage is 103.000 Already brought the oil as that’s what Eurocrats parts recommendations but not changed yet. Just wounded in you guys oppinion
  6. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Evening all, I'm new on here, just wondering if anyone can tell me what kind of Transmission Oil I need for my car. I cannot seem to find any information on good Ol' Google. I am also wanting to know if anyone has a sheet or something that tells you what is required at each service interval...
  7. Large Vauxhalls
    Ok so I'm going to have a go at servicing my: Vectra C Life Petrol 1.8 2007 I'm wondering if you could give me a some tips on the oil change. • How much oil will I need to replace? • Sump Plug Location & Size to remove. • Turn car on to heat oil slightly for easier removal? Any any other...
  8. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    Before anyone says anything... I fucked up... I am aware of this ((y)) Either way: Simple oil and filter change, nothing too complex. All was fine until I noticed the "25Nm" mark on the filter cap. Should've known, given my physics experience in secondary school, that 25Nm was way too much for...
  9. Small/Medium Vauxhall Cars Area
    I just joined forum and am hoping someone can help me locate the oil filter on my Zafira. Also, what tools if any to replace it or useful tips. Thanks a million.
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