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  1. Astra H
    Hi guys, I tried to start it this morning and although it fired, it stumbled and died after a few seconds and wouldn't respond to the accelerator. I tried about 5 times and got it to run/rev by holding the key at start (position 3) while i revved, then it was OK. It started fine yesterday to...
  2. Astra G
    Z16XE, 02 I bought an EGR blanking plate but it won't fit due to the round valve part protruding about 4mm. its the type with no holes. Am I doing something wrong? I cut a thin Ally plate with a hole for the round valve but not the A shaped hole, and I've fitted this instead for now - will it...
  3. Astra J/GTC
    Hey, Anyone have a tutorial on how to remove and clean an egr valve on a 2.0 cdti? Or a price for a garage to clean it and a price for a new one fitted? Thanks Tonto
  4. Vans
    Hi all. I have a 1.3 cdti mk5 astravan thats really sluggish. Had mot last month advised by the garage to have egr replaced. its looking quite expensive to change at the garage that quoted. its harder to get than the 1.7 version they tell me. does anyone have any internet links to replace one...
  5. Astra H
    had EML for the egr valve so i took it off and cleaned it and the car was so much faster! however 4 days later its started smoking and the power has gone again, why is it getting so sooted up within days?
  6. Astra H
    Hi people, I'm a bit of a novice with this stuff so here goes... Around about 6 months ago I cleaned a tonne of soot out from my EGR and then blanked it. The soot was quite dusty and dry. I recently had an error code relating to the EGR and the EML light come on, so thought it would be time...
  7. Astra H
    Hi guys, Just had the inlet manifold replaced on my 1.9 cdti astra 150 about 4 weeks ago. i have just got around to putting a new EGR valve on as i was getting juddering under 2000 rpm. I bought a new one off ebay that is only two weeks on (have reciepts to prove) and now i get no power under...
  8. Astra Technical aka The Workshop
    iv recently bought this car and now i'm getting the car with spanner light, when its cold it runs fine then once it warms up it goes in to limp mode, iv had my mums work friend round with his laptop n got p1120, the accelerator pedal position sensor, and egr valve, now iv had the egr changed...
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