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  1. Astra H
    Hello everyone I hope you’re well. I’m having an issue and would appreciate any help and support. I have already replaced all spark plugs, coil pack, used Redex a few times. Issue: A handful of times the car has started and had an obvious misfire within the first 30 seconds of the car being...
  2. Astra H
    Has anyone been able to find cams that fit the XER engine? Would fast road cams for the z18xe fit the XER? Thanks, H
  3. Astra H
    Me again! You guys are epic so thought I’d ask in here. 4 weeks ago I had EML with codes identifying “camshaft sensor bank one”. We wasn’t sure it was but decided to clear codes see if it came back on. It didn’t for about 60 miles. It was fine on short journeys but did a long journey 30 miles...
  4. Astra J/GTC
    Hello, Unsure if something like this has been posted before due to the web browser i use. I have recently had the head skimmed on my Astra gtc 1.4 turbo. i had removed everything from the head before being skimmed but on assembly i have the valves rockets and tappets all in the correct place...
  5. Astra H
    Hi all, Astra H, Z14XEP, 2005. So, I drop down into 4th gear to go up a hill, revs go up to about 5.5k, and BANG, sudden loss of power (still running), flashing EML, etc. I pull over, look at my suddenly-unhappy-sounding engine (which is still running), look under the filler cap and see that...
  6. Astra G
    Hi guys, I got this 51 Belmont 1.7 dti in May, its seen life but it is what it is so with its reliability, pokey throttle, 50 mpg locally and 60 motorway its a keeper! I'm about to replace a front wheel bearing, and I replaced a leaking front damper when I got it - overall I'm happy with it...
  7. Astra H
    After cylinderhead reparing got this problem. Car have done 367tkm. Chanced all gaskets, headbolts, seals, oil, filters etc. Cylinderhead was fixed by professional machinist. After all work done. Car start up easily, rpm is normal, engine sounds kinda loudly. Engine running while and...
  8. Astra G
    Morning All, Onto my second Mk 4 SRi...bought this one as a project so I have the luxury of time to fix/modify it but it has the common fault of the timing chain tensioners beginning to fail. I have a local engine specialist who is happy to do the work for me but is it worth doing the full...
  9. Astra G
    Astra G, 1.6, 8 Valve, SOHC, 2002 I have a sticky tappet/cam follower. Mr. Haines says if you do not have a custom Vauxhall tool the only way to replace a cam follower is to remove the cam shaft and housing, necessitating removal of the head bolts!!! :'( Does anyone know of a work around or a...
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