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  1. Oil Light On After Recent Oil change

    Astra H
    As above, got the car last month and it was shuddering at low revs, took it to a garage and the rocker cover was broke so they fixed that and obviously got a oil change and filter, that was about 2 weeks ago and now the oil light is on which has me really worried, any ideas? The garage said the...
  2. Oil changed and smells like petrol any ideas why?

    Astra J/GTC
    Hello everyone. I changed oil & filter from my J the other day and noticed it had a very strong smell of petrol coming off. The moment i removed the filter it really hit me. Should i worry about it? Any ideas of what it might be? Have any of you guys had a similar experience? Cheers
  3. Sump plug problem/location of sump plug

    Astra G
    Hello everyone, new to the forum. I was looking to change the oil on my astra g 1.6 petrol today but was struggling to find the sump plug. I was aware that it would be a T45 in the middle of the sump pan but all I could find was a flat nut on the end of the pan. I've found this picture online...
  4. Astra h 2006 hatchback petrol oil

    Astra H
    Okay so I've got an 06 plate astra h petrol, 1.4 litre, 3 door. I'm going to do an oil change in the next few weeks but would like to know a few things about the oil. So i know I need 5w40 fully synthetic but when it comes to brands I'm unsure. I spoke to vauxhall today and 5 litres of it was 60...
  5. Astra H 2005 1.7 CDTI oil and filter change

    Astra H
    Hi I have been looking through the threads and I think ive got a pretty good idea how this can be done. But Before I start I was hoping someone could confirm im doing it right Is this the oil filter housing (to the bottom left of the fuel filter housing)??? Is this the sump plug on the...