The engine and esp light came on my GTC yesterday, and the engine was misfiring. Has anyone had this and what was the problem?
I've just spoken to a mechanic and said it could be the head gasket, which is a worry! but can't get out to diagnose it until later in the week.
I have an Astra MK5 which I am in love with! I have replaced the tappets, spark plugs & coil pack as suggested by my local garage.
The car still sounds "lumpy" & a bit rattly when on idle. Any suggestions for what it could be?
I joined the forum today as I'm hoping to get some expert advice from Astra owners.
I found a 2016 1.4 Astra with 47k miles, 2 previous owners for £7250: https://www.caffyns.co.uk/used-car-deta ... 179666025/
This seems like a great deal to me. However, I've read that 1.4 models used...
Hi everyone I really hope you can help me. I have a Vauxhall Astra 2005 1.4 Petrol Manual 5 Door Hatchback. Engine is Z14XEP.
I have replaced coil pack, spark plugs, cleaned egr valve, cleaned throttle body, checked MAF sensor, oil and filter change, air filter renewed, pollen filter renewed...
Can i put a 1.8 sri engine into a 1.4 sxi shell cars not quick as i would like so thinking of putting a 1.8 or even a 2 litre into it is it possible and does other stuff need adding or modifying????
I was having issues , no right indicator, cant turn off traction control, remote unlock not working.
So got a new bcm, i plugged the new one inwithout programming it and obviously nothing happed, no start no nothing, plugged th old one back in but it wouldn’t start (was starting and driving...
Hi! I’m trying to sell my Astra at the moment, 1.4 petrol 2007, but its head gasket is blown. It’s not an internal leak LUCKILY, it’s only dripping coolant down the outside of the engine, but I want to be able to tell people how much the cost usually fixes, I’ve been saying £350/£450 but thought...
Recently the seals around my sunroof have become loose, and the sunroof cannot close/seal completely. I have shown this to various mechanics and windscreen experts and they all have advised me to get a new sunroof glass with new seals. Unfortunately OPEL do not manufacture this sunroof...
Hi guys, has anybody ever swapped a 1.4L engine with a 1.6L or maybe a 1.8L engine.
I got a 2008 Astra Petrol with super body but the engine is giving up as it has 170k miles on it now. So I was looking for an engine swap but also want more power.
Can anyone please help me out?
Hi all, sorry if this is not the right thread but I'm new here so... ^^
About a year ago I bought myself an Astra G 1.4 16v from 1999, the car has now 270k km, some time ago the car started to shake in low speeds, 20 30khms, after that the engine light went on and the fault code was related to...
my Astra j gtc 2015 drives fine until a service light shows on dash, then stops accelerating and loses all boost/turbo power. It’s had an actuator arm replaced as well as boost sensor, and has been serviced. Also thermostat housing replaced but can’t find a solution. Any ideas?
I have a 2006 Astra H sports hatch 1.4l I have already done some mods to it such as.
I am looking at a couple of back boxes to make my car sound a bit louder. I have been looking at..
Hi all I have a 06 1.4 at the minute and my engine has blown, I’ve had the car for quiet some time now and I’ve always wanted to drop a vxr into it, I will buy a full car for my conversion, anything I should be looking for in a donor car in relation to making my swap as straight forward as...
Hi, I have a 2009 plate astra mk5. I'm fitting a tow bar to my car however I'm not sure on which colour cable controls what for the lights, I've managed to get half of them, eg: fog light, right side indicator and rear lights.
Other than that I haven't been able to figure it out.