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  1. [Insignia] [08-17] Gearbox, clutch or both ?!

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hello. I'm Adrian, a new member. I joined this forum because I got an Insignia and it is giving me quite a headache! So first things first: It's a 59 plate Insignia 2.0 CDTi 130BHP around 100k miles. M32 Transmission. Engine code : A20 DTJ-17492622 Car bought from auction website and couldn't...
  2. [Zafira B] [05---] Zafira Gear Problem

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hello. I have a 56 plate Zafira 'tiptronic'? automatic. I have started getting a problem when moving from 1st gear to 2nd, there is a 3 second delay. (also reverse). This happens when manual gear select is chosen too. At first it was intermittent, then we had a full breakdown of the electronic...
  3. [Astra Mk5/H] [04-09] Automatic brakes and insurance question

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi guys, I am a new driver of an Astra H and I have only general knowledge how a car works. I have only driven manual cars before, this one is automatic. I have a few questions regarding my car which is a 58 plated Astra H. 1, I know coasting is bad for brakes etc but we all still do it. In...
  4. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] Engine swap. What gearbox oil/transmition fluid

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi finaly decided to swap engines on my astra h too many problems to mess about with in the end so found a donor car and done my 1st engine swap :) Anyways got all the serious bits done today but bit stummped on how much fluid and what fluid do i need I have an f23 5speed gearbox and when i...
  5. [Astra Mk6/J] [09----] Vauxhall Astra J Transmission Oil & Service Details

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    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...
  6. [Meriva A] [02-09] Clank sound when changing from 1st to 2nd?

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hi all just wondering if anyone has experienced this similar issue. Over the past 3 days my Meriva has recently started making a random metal plate/clank noise when changing between 1st & 2nd yet there are no symptoms, no juddering/grinding/jerking... Nothing the car drives sweet as a nut and no...
  7. [Meriva A] [02-09] Vauxhall/Opel Gear Oil 93 165 290 Viscosity?

    Astra, Corsa, Zafira, Meriva, Adam, Agila, Combo
    Hello, What is the viscosity for the Vauxhall/Opel Gear Oil 93 165 290? I'm looking to replace my F17 + MTA Easytronic Gear Box Oil, but I can't find what the viscosity is for the recommended fluid part number. I want to use a fully synthetic alternative, but I can't find this information...
  8. [Vectra B] [95-02] Auto Transmission Fluid Change

    Cavalier, Calibra, Vectra, Signum, Sintra & Insign
    Hello folks, after repairing a cam position sensor, crankshaft sensor, valve cover gasket, coil pack + leads, exhaust, radiator, MAF and all visible hoses, my beauty of a car has thrown me a new challenge that requires I drain and refill the automatic transmission fluid for my 98 Vectra B C20SEL...