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  1. Astravan Xenon Lights Problems

    Astra H
    Been having a constant battle with getting xenon lights to work. Cheapies turn off straight away and tried Nighteyes works but dont stay in! Wondering if anyone has had the same issues and some solutions! Cheers
  2. Lights always on headlights tail lights. Astra H

    Astra H
    Just noticed yesterday my lights all on. Green light on dash not showing. Switch does nothing only works when ignition is off.Took it out and refitted switch no difference. Alarm for lights on works Both tail lights work but only one stop light. The side at the back that has issue has a lot of...
  3. Rear light stays on all the time

    Astra J/GTC
    Hi, I got this weird issue with the left light on the bootlid that stays on whatever my lightswitch is set to, it stays on. The car is a 2012 GTC. I switched my DRL and headlights to LED, don't know if that is relevant. I don't get any errors on the dash either. Do you guys have any clues...
  4. Astra J "Excite" Displaying Errors 18, 20 and 24 After Installing HIDs and LEDs

    Astra J/GTC
    Astra J "Excite" Displaying Errors 18, 20 and 24 After Installing HIDs and LEDs So I recently installed Canbus "error free" HIDs and LEDs into my Astra J "Excite" model. The HIDs are in the dip lights and the LEDs are in the number plate lights. Error 18 and 20 are indicating and left and right...
  5. More of a rant on Eden's garage but also a question in here, somewhere...

    Astra J/GTC
    So, I've been having some problems with the clutch creaking really bad. Eden said it's the pedal box - needs a complete replace. Under warranty, so OK... I come pick it up, at this point of course I am burdened with collecting the children, Mrs, and rushing to a meeting with someone in India...
  6. Wiring Footwell lights

    Astra H
    You see those RGB footwell lights on ebay? Can you hardwire them to the courtesy lights and will they come on in a set colour when opening doors? I've already fitted normal led strips to courtesy lights and they work well, just wondering if the others work just as well? thanks Also, where can...
  7. Help please!! Car won't start anymore

    Astra H
    Hey guys, so basically I own a 57 plate 3dr Vauxhall Astra MK5 model. Now earlier on today, I had been driving about as I normally do for about 10 minutes then I parked up while signing some papers leaving the car on for another 10-15 minutes. Then I'd driven for 3 miles to go and post something...
  8. Astra J GTC Headlight Bulbs - Photos

    Astra J/GTC
    Right so I found it pretty hard to find proper posts with images on which 9012 bulbs to get for the dipped/main beam for my GTC, so I thought Id make a quick post on my find. I ended up taking a punt on these from HIDs Direct...
  9. LED DRL bulbs no welcome light?

    Astra J/GTC
    Tried finding the thread where darkrain posted about these but couldn't, I bought some 27 led Canbus SMD 550 bulbs from hids-direct, and while they work fine for normal use, when I unlock the car the welcome lights no longer turn on. I've checked the settings and its still activated, they worked...
  10. Sidelights help!

    Astra H
    Basically I have a HID 8000k kit fitted to my astra this is just the main beam... The sidelights are normal orange/yellow dull ugly things any suggestions on how to get a similar colour to my HID's? Is the best way to go led lights? And which ones would I need? Cheers
  11. Rear light tinting - on the inside? Astra H

    Styling
    Hey guys My first astra had one of the rear light casings missing when I bought it, and I couldn't find just that bit to buy anywhere, so I had to get a whole new light.. I'm thinking though, after having fly eyes on my lights for a bit (looked kinda tatty up close) is it possible to remove...
  12. Help! Fog light bulbs.

    Astra H
    Hey guys, Me again, stuck with bulbs! I've got LED sidelights and white xenon style dipped headlights so wanted to get white fog light bulbs... I purchased some LED bulbs from eBay (first mistake) The fitment is H3, one of the lads at work said he knew what he was doing so I let him try...
  13. Puddle lights

    Astra J/GTC
    Has anyone attempted installing Puddle Lights, and if they have, how did they go about doing it?
  14. Astra H - 6000k Lights upgrade

    Astra H
    Hi all, I am looking for some help; i want to upgrade all of my forward facing lights to a 6000k colour temp. So that's the front parking lights (I'm thinking LEDs http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/271164274546) The fog lights I already have 2 35 watt hid ballasts so I'm thinking of just getting...
  15. Help with changing bulbs - Astra GTC

    Astra J/GTC
    Hi, can anyone help me with some tips on accessing the drls to replace and how to access the headlight bulb unit to replace the bulbs for the GTC? Do I need to remove any screws from the bulb holders, do I twist or pull etc? Easiest way without having to drop the bumper or take out the whole...
  16. Help Needed! Headlights!

    Astra H
    I have a '58 plate Astra and one of my main headlight bulbs has blown. It's a ball ache to replace them from under the wheel arch I know. I ordered a new set of xenon bulbs and white sidelights, the main bulbs shouldn't be a problem to replace the sidelights are a real ball ache! The gap to...
  17. headlight problems

    Astra H
    about a year ago i fitted HID's tomy car, about 5 months ago i kept having problems with the passenger side bulb not turning on. if i turned theheadlights off and on again it would come back on. After a while it got worse and i had to turn the headlights on and off maybe 10 times for it to work...
  18. Headlights....

    Zafira/Zafira Tourer
    Need a new set....can anyone recommend the best and brightest legal headlights i can get hold of?
  19. Some J/GTC bits for sale!

    Parts For Sale - No Gauging Interest Threads
    These are all used parts off my 2012 Astra J GTC 1.4T SRI: Unless otherwise specified, these can be collected for free from near J25 of the M25, posted/courier (price will vary by item size/weight), delivered by myself (at an agreed price varying by distance to cover my petrol) or collected for...
  20. Work Starts This Weekend

    Astra H
    HIDs should be in for the weekend :) Job 1! <a href="http://s1281.photobucket.com/user/jack_astra_sri/media/0F2AA365-6473-46ED-8B8F-A3D8302B4180-6808-000003135083D8D8_zps65e21ea3.jpg.html" target="_blank"><img...
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