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  1. Crankshaft Oil Seal Diesels

    Astra G
    Hello guys I am changing the clutch on my Astravan 1.7dti this weekend. I want to change the oil seal behind the flywheel. Can I dig the old seal out with a screwdriver, or do I need a special tool? Can I replace the old one without the use of any kind of special tool? I read recently that...
  2. Astra "stalled" and would not start again - Crankshaft Position Sensor?

    Astra Technical aka The Workshop
    Hey guys, Was hoping to get some advice- This morning on the way to work my Astra just cut out on me. I was going pretty slow (stop and go traffic) on the motorway in second gear when the car suddenly died (felt like a stall although it definitely was not a stall). Tried to start her up again...
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