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  1. M32 Whining after rebuild

    Astra H
    Hi, this is my first post (but have been reading the forums for a long time!) Just thought I'd ask on here if anyone has had any similar issues. I had my M32 box completely rebuilt today (£1000!) because of troubles with the 6th gear bearing and difficulty engaging 2nd and 4th gear. Basically...
  2. Garage Stole My Clutch!!

    Astra H
    So today I picked up my car Astra 1.9 CDTI from a garage in London, I had the classic gearbox issue and these guys advertise that they're specialist in rebuilding and replacing them. £950 for parts and labor in 48 hours, not too bad. The guy was friendly enough and took me for a test drive...
  3. M32 Gearbox and Black Smoke

    Astra H
    Hi All, 2006 Astra 1.9 SRI Estate. I've seen a lot of info about the M32 gearboxs breaking and i think mine has gone agian (got replaced 9-10 months ago at a specialist in London). For the past month I've not been using 3rd gear because it was grinding when going into gear then one day it got...
  4. Astra J 1.7CDTi M32 6-speed Gearbox Issues

    Astra J/GTC
    Hi all, First of all I know this subject has been done to death, and I have done a lot of reading around but no one topic matches my symptoms exactly so I'd rather ask and be sure before parting with a lot of money! I have a 2010 Astra J 1.7CDTi (125) which I believe has the M32 gearbox, 98k...
  5. Hello from a total newbie needing advice'

    New Member Introductions
    hey everyone im new here and looking forward to being a part of the community and i already need advice on a 1.6 turbo sri 09 plate. now i know they have their issues with the M32 gearboxes and fourth pistons but im looking at buying one on saturday bt what i was hoping for is could you guys...
  6. Whining noise 1.9 cdti even after M32 refurb :(

    Astra H
    Hi guys, i posted on here a couple of weeks ago regarding a whining noise i was gettin in my astra cdti 150. i have had the gearbox refurbished at a cost of £650, so all bearings and seals and i am still getting the whining noise. It only occurs when i am going above 40mph and it is driving me...