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  1. Vauxhall Insignia 2.0 CDTI SE NAV rough idle intermittent engine grinding noise.

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hi Please can somebody shed some light on my cars problem.The car started to idle between 800 and 1000 rpms then over the course of about two to three weeks.I noticed the car stuttering when driving just for a split second then it would run fine again,also second gear can be a bit tricky to...
  2. Rough idle when hot, engine stalling, running rich with P1345

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi folks, my Meriva (2003, Z16XE) has been misbehaving lately, please help me to make her run great again! The engine is idling rough, but this only seems to be noticeable when engine is hot. When coming to a full stop at traffic lights, the engine RPM drops well below 500 and then jumps back...
  3. 09 Corsa 1.3 CDTi intermittent no start

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi, I bought a 09 Corsa 1.3 CDTI (Z13 DJT engine, 45k miles on the clock) just under two months ago and I’ve been having problems starting the car, that has gotten a lot worse over time. It used to be 1/5 times it would struggle to start, now it’s almost always (now not drivable). After I start...
  4. [Corsa D] [06-14] Corsa D Rough idle, misfire

    Car Audio / Electrical / Security / Diagnostic Rel
    Hello, I seem to have a problem with my Corsa D 1.4 16v. When the car and engine is cold everything works perfectly. Once I drive around a bit for 20 minutes or more and come to a stop...the car begins to rough idle 500-1000 spiking up and down. AT that moment I noticed the headlights were...
  5. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] X18XE1 engine rough idle

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    My Astra G X18XE1 engine is idling roughly with error code logged: P0130 (high voltage) - which means rich mixture. The car has done 208000 kms and all the cylinders have equal compression. Parts checked from another Astra with a fine running engine: coil pack, MAF sensor, EGR valve, O2 sensor...
  6. [Vectra C] [02-08] Help codes p1109. Vectra c cdti sti 150

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Recently the car had been struggling to start and maintain a smooth idle. When running idle was rough like a misfire cause? But now it’s unabke to start you can hear it trying to fire but won’t get there. Plugged up to computer came up with these codes as seen in pictures. And tried boost pack...
  7. [Vectra C] [02-08] Sounds like a diesel & cuts out when revved

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Vectra 2.2 direct petrol Z22YH Problem: When started from cold, sounding like a diesel under the bonnet, then when revved it will cut out, the engine will not rev over 1500rpm before cutting out. Car will start straight back up but runs rough. Therefore car is not drivable. It was juddering...
  8. [Zafira B] [05---] Rough Idle and Clicking rear fuse box

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi all. I'm new to the forum so please be kind. I've had an on going issue for the last 2 months with my 2012 1.7 Diesel Vauxhall Zafira. Car starts fine but after a couple of minutes it develops a rough idle. Revs stay under 1000rpm but when pulling away from traffic lights or accelerating to...
  9. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] Astra g 2.2 z22se misfire and lumpy(very) idle

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    can anyone help with my car? Astra 2.2i z22se. It's developed another interesting problem... Sitting idling, randomly it will develop a misfire when started, sounds like it's only running on two/three cylinders, if I Rev it, it picks up and then runs normally... Sometimes I feel it misfire when...
  10. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] p0460 slight loss of accelration

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi, My beloved Astra g 1.8 sxi z18xe has thrown me the code p0460. Over the last few months I've noticed that she has lost a bit of acceleration and does a slight bunnyhop when I'm just resting/cruising on the accelerator pedal. There is also occasionaly for a few seconds, a slight whiff of...
  11. [Vectra C] [02-08] Throttle malfunction.

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Been using answer from these forums a lot but although some posts similar none appear to be the same. Basically intermittently when applying power the throttle cuts after a split second. Feels a little like traction control engaging but no traction warning light only occasionally when it does...
  12. [Meriva A] [02-09] Bouncing Revs

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Having an issue with my Meriva in that the revs are bouncing on idle, they bounce between approx 400-600 and is accompanied by a " putt putt" type sound from the exhaust. The car drives brilliantly, there is no miss whilst driving the car (or at least that I can tell), it's just when the car is...
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