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  1. Astra H
    Hi all, after couple of days of rain I noticed that there was small puddle of water between sill cover and front door rubber seal (it almost reached level where it would go inside cabin). From what it look at about height of door hinge rubber seal comes in contact with water and then water...
  2. Astra H
    Hi All, I had a leak from the thermostat housing (1.7 cdti) and have bought a gasket from Eurocarparts. It made of foam type material. Need some advice on the following: 1) In the workshop manual it says use "special grease (White)" - what would be the best grease to use? 2) What is the torque...
  3. Astra H
    So ive just come back from draining the swimming pools that have formed in my spare wheel well and the rear foot wells.....I've googled about the issue and a few things came up...namely the wiper linkage or boot seals etc....just wondering if theres anyone out there who's had the same problem...
  4. Body Repairs
    Hi Guys, My girlfriend has a major leak on her cooling system, I have identified where it is and a fitting has completely sheared off (see photo) i was wondering if this fitting can be unwound, replaced, screwed back into position, then put the hose and surclip back on (similar to a male...
  5. Astra H
    Just took the air intake pipe and dump valve off to clean as it was looking a bit black and I noticed there's some oil in the pipes, is this normal? If not any idea what the problem is?
  6. Astra H
    Hi, I've got a leaking hose which is leaking coolant everywhere. Definitely coolant as the expansion tank empties after about 10 miles and definitely this pipe cos I can see it spurting out of it. What I want to know is the part number of the pipe if I have to buy it from dealer (or where else)...
  7. Astra H
    Hey I am very new here this is my first post just literally got myself a 2006 astra SXi 1.6 and am having a little problem with it, I tried turning my heating on but no heat so checked water and it was completely empty, I filled up and went straight back out.. took me a white to find the leak...
  8. Astra H
    Sound stupid here, but I have a oil leak from one of the cir-clips attached to this black cup/filter/pot to the left hand side of the EGR about a couple of inchs downwards. What is it? And why is it leaking under pressure? Another quick on... Just had my Swirls done Egr cleaned and PSensor...
  9. Astra H
    Hi guys, To me this looks like a worn water pipe / perished rubber leak, but just wanted to get your opinions before I contact mechanic. I noticed last night on the way home that my cooling fan on the radiator was spinning up loudly, so I entered into diagnostic mode using the settings button...
  10. Astra J/GTC
    I bought a GTC 140 at the end of January. I noticed some condensation on the front windscreen where the chassis number is, but thought nothing off it. Gradually I noticed that the car suffered from condensation particularly after it rained. Also noticed condensation in the boot in the tyre...
  11. Astra H
    Hi I seem to be having a leak which i thought may be coolant... took it to Vauxhall a few weeks ago, they charged me £60 to tell me they did a pressure test on the coolant system and could not find any leak so they put a sealant in just in case and it hasn’t leaked since until now Is it a...
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