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  1. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra h starting problem

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi all 1st time posting I have an Astra h 2005 model 1.6 twinport which has a starting issue fails to start every now and then and getting abit more regular now doing my head in. I’ve seen a post with the exact symptoms as my car but it’s from 2013. I try to start the car get the cranking noise...
  2. [Zafira A] [99-05] Power failure when turning ignition

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi guys, I've been having issues with my Vauxhall Zafira Club 2002 1.6 for the last month or so. The first time it happened, I put my key in the ignition, lights all came on as normal, then when I went to start it the electrics totally went. No lights came on, key fob did not work so couldn't...
  3. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Astra 1.3cdti Jerking/Dropping Rev

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi all, Have an issue with my astra H 1.3cdti. Was running perfectly until very randomly, the car starts to jerk / jump when i'm driving. It happens at low speed and at high speed at times. It feels as though I've removed my foot of the accelerator and the put it back on fast (that type of jump...
  4. [Zafira B] [05---] Thermostat?

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi everyone I am new to this site I would like to start with a couple of problems with a 55 plate zafira its the 16v petrol without the satnav built in, I've only had it for a month 1, where the hell do I find the temp gauge? 2, sometimes I start up the engine and it cuts out after a second?
  5. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] Starting Problem

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi guys. Developed a new problem recently and hope someone can help. I've had some problems when starting my 1.7 CDTi S/S. It happens when using the key and when start/stop function is used. Doesn't happen every time but when it does it struggles many times in a row. No previous problems and...
  6. [Corsa D] [06-14] corsa d problems. please hell

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi all. I'm new to this just to let you all know. I have recently purchased a corsa d. 1.4 sxi. Im really gutted as there are a few problems: It struggles to start. The engine really shakes It doesn't idle right Loss of power. I have changed both the spark plugs and the coil packs. Same...
  7. [Astra Mk4/G] [98-04] Changed starter motor, started car, then dies, no power at all

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi all, My knowledge is limited so bear with me. I have a 2003 1.7 DTi Astravan, that has been sitting around for a while with a faulty starter motor. Today I replaced with a shiny new one, reconnected that battery, and started up the car. At first all seemed good, started up and was running...
  8. [Zafira A] [99-05] Intermittent starting problem 1.6 club

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi all, Wondering if anybody's come across a problem like this before, my 2001-Y Zafira 1.6 club has an intermittent non-starting fault, most days I can start the car fine but some days (more often in the past few weeks) it spins over but won't start. When the fault occurs the fuel pump isn't...
  9. [Meriva A] [02-09] Meriva a 04 1.6 8v

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi guys i have a meriva 1.6 8v petrol with a odd problem engine can cut out from cold or hot start after 2 Seconds of actually running then when tried to restart it is sometimes takes over for a few seconds before actually starting this can happen randomly I have searched the Internet and found...
  10. [Corsa C] [00-06] Corsa C intermittent starting

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi there, hoping someone can help...just been left a Corsa C in a will, its a 04 plate with only 30k miles on clock and in excellent condition. However its a sod to start, sometimes it goes, sometimes it doesnt, it can take up to 15 minutes of starting to finally fire, but when it does its fine...
  11. [Corsa D] [06-14] Diesel Corsa Design won't start

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Went out to start car and it won't start. When I turn the key and wait for some of the dash lights to go off there is a ticking noise coming from the engine but when I turn the key fully it turns but does not start. It worked fine yesterday. But twice last week I came back and the car stereo had...
  12. [Corsa Combo Van] Diesel pump or Electrical fault causing starting issues

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi I have a Vauxhall Combo 1.3 CDTI 2005 van which has had a lot of problems, nearly sorted them all out. Sorry if this is a bit long, just wanted to give as much detail as possible. I am not using the van anymore as it has totally done my head in so I got a brand new one but I would like...
  13. [Zafira B] [05---] Zafira 1.6 Problems, Help needed please

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hello, I am new to the forum and i am after some help from others who may have had the same problems as me with my Zarifa 1.6 56 plate. it started around 4 days ago. we went out for a meal and upon returning to the car it wouldnt start. when i put the key in the ignition and turn to start there...
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