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  1. Anyone had this PROBLEM?

    Astra H
    It cranks but doesn't fire the engine, even the fuel pump purrs and still doesn't fire, it has new spark plugs too . Now heres the thing. It does it cold and hot starts but only randomly. Normally she'll fire first hit on the button, but sometimes this happens. When it does happen however it...
  2. Cigarette lighter extra plug not working?

    Astra H
    Hi! I recently installed a new 2DIN radio in my astra and it worked for a while but now it doesn't. The power source is that extra empty plug with CIG lighter. At first I thought it was a fuse but no, fuses are all good. Then I thought well maybe the plug itself is broken or the cable must be...
  3. 2008 Astra H 1.3 d

    Astra H
    Hello I need some help I think. Today the yellow engine warning light just comes up and not want to go away. Ghe car showed me 8 error code which are the follows. P0400, 0683, 1191, 0704, 1614, 0115, 0108, 0243. Is it possible that all wrong? Any idea guys please? I’m really worried now.
  4. Clutch pedal / Gear issue when cold

    Astra H
    2005 Astra Mk5 1.9 CDTi Reg: FN55LHF Hi, I’m having problems with putting my car into gear when I first start it in the morning and after work. The gear linkage needs tightening/maybe a new set of cables however this is not what is causing the issue as there is no problem putting it into...
  5. Washer jets not squirting water out, what could be the issue?

    Astra H
    I have astra Mk 5 3dr 2010 and the problem is no water is squirting out. I can hear the pump working and when I checked the reservoir which I have topped up fill and its using up but not sure where it is going. I want to access the washer reservoir but not sure how hard it is to access to...
  6. Gearbox advice?

    Astra J/GTC
    Hi all, new member here. Just wanted to see if I could get some advice. Bought an Astra SE 1.4 Turbo 2010 with 86,000 miles on the clock and it's a really nice car but it has a problem when trying to shift into gears 1, 2, 3 and sometimes 4 but just a bit with 4. 5 and 6 work fine. It's...
  7. Vauxhall Astra 1.4 i 16v Mk4 Common Problems

    Astra Chat
    Hi im new to this forum, im thinking about getting a mk4 and was wondering if there is any common faults or problems that I should look for before buying Thanks Coopzy
  8. Engine revving & hissing while idle w/ Vid

    Astra H
    Engine seems to be revving slighting and hissing intermittently. What could this be? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_MNsz8cjisk
  9. Heater fan dosn't stop blowing

    Astra H
    Hi I'm new to the forum. I was wondering if anybody knew what the issue could be with my Astra H. The Heater fan keeps on blowing even when the keys are out of the ignition and I can't change the fan speed either. I have the automatic/electric fan not sure what it's called. Could it be the...
  10. Another non starter :( help please

    Astra H
    Hi all, my first post, unfortuately not a good one ? I have a 56 plate 1.9cdti (120 hp) astravan on just under 100k, around 3 weeks ago i was driving home from a job and when crossing a large roundabout a short loss of power happened and then the van ran fine for around 300-400 yards, didn't...
  11. astra sri 19.cdti fault code ecn 010008

    Astra H
    Hello im a new astra owner bought my sri a couple of months ago, I havent had the car long and its throwing up this fault code. how do I know the maf is definitely no good, as £100 for a new one is quite expensive and don't want to spend that much if there I a way to fix or a way to definitely...
  12. Astra J not starting (battery drop test was 100%)

    Astra J/GTC
    Hi I have a 2011 2.0cdti astra J, last week it was working perfectly, saturday it struggled to start but eventually did on the first turn of the key. Monday i tried to start it and it tried once and failed and on the second turn of the key, all i had was a clicking sound. I managed to jump...
  13. Battery Keeps Dying

    Astra Chat
    Hey guys My nan has a 1.7 cdi diesel Astra 54reg and has informed me that her battery keeps dying. She has had this problem for a few weeks and has taken it to vx and they've changed the battery and alternator but problem keeps arising. She said they tested electrics and their equipment can't...
  14. ADVICE RE : Passenger side plastic bumper thing...

    Astra J/GTC
    First thing (I've not got a clear pic yet) BUT... There is a little black sort of flimsly flap / bumper that runs under the main front bumper... My car is a 62 facelift Astra J Sri.... On the passenger side corner, it is kind of away from the bodywork, there are no clips or anything for it to...
  15. 1.9cdti Traction Control Problem!?!

    Astra H
    Hi guys, There's something wrong with my traction control... it works fine when it has too ;) but for some reason every time iv used my car for the past 2 or so weeks it just kicks in without me even putting my foot down and cuts all my power to the point of stalling :/ so i have to turn it off...
  16. check engine light and trouble with the cruise control

    Astra H
    hi there :wave: I'm a new member here from Australia and I'm having an interesting issue with my 05 1.8ltr Manual AH Astra. The check engine light has come on a few times. 1. Driving without cruise control on at 50kph in the main street of town Took to Holden dealer found a code for the...
  17. Swirl Flap Information!!!

    5 Door
    Hello, My first post to the network has to be about the dreaded Swirl Flaps Code P110963. I am new to Vauxhall in general, Only ever owned 2 x Austin minis before this, prompted to buy a diesel for motorway miles. Anyway to the point, I was coming home from picking the girlfriend up from work...
  18. About to decat - last minute nerves

    Astra H
    Hi all, I'm a new member to the forum, with a 05 plate SRi 1.8. Last night I bought a decat manifold, along with a few other toys, hopefully will arrive tomorrow. I can't find a definite answer to my question (even using the search function here, AND a generic google). I appreciate that it's...
  19. urgent techincal advise needed for an 06 1.7 tcdi. please!

    Astra H
    Hi every one im new to this so please bare with me! ive got a 2006 asta 1.7 tcdi. on xmas eve i noticed a slight wurring noise comming from the engine and thought nothing of it. That eveing i noticed that the dash board lights dimmed as i tried to start the car, again as it was xmas eve i...
  20. CD Player Problems - Removing 2 CD's (thanks to the Mrs)

    Astra H
    Hi, My GF recently decided to put 2 CD's in to my Standard Cd player (MK 5 Astra). Pressed the eject button, and nothing seems to be happening, just a noise where the CD cannot be selected to eject. Any ideas how to remove these? Does the centre console need to be completely removed? Any...
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