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    Exhaust Emissions Light on and flashing after Decatting

    Car: Opel Meriva (2003) Model: 1.6 Club Engine: Z16XE Hi Guys, i need some guidance and assistance please. Last week Friday I took my car in to be decatted, after the Exhaust emissions light flashing when acclerating 60km/h and car feels sluggish, for about 3 weeks. There was no faults...
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    Screeching and Malfunctioning Tyre Pressure Indicator

    Hi there. I’ve been having an issue with my Opel Adam regarding the Tyre Pressure indicator with the front right wheel indicating that the pressure is dropping, while the tire pressure is fine. This is also accompanied by a screeching sound of sorts when reversing and going around corners...
  3. Ivan Leon

    2020 Opel (Vauxhall) Vivaro

    2020 Vauxhall Vivaro review | Edd China's in-depth review | What Car? The Vauxhall Vivaro is the only van made in Great Britain these days. But patriotic fervour aside, what does this big-seller offer to potential buyers? Edd China is your guide.
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    Opel Corsa Reverse not fully engaging after replacing clutch cable

    Hi guys So I replaced the clutch cable on my corsa Bakkie 1.4 recently and now have the problem of the reverse gear not engaging without grinding the gears. The corsa has a pull tab mechanism to engage reverse and when i try to put it into reverse the gears grind so what I've been doing is...
  5. K

    Opel corsa lite 2004.

    Hi I bought this Opel corsa kite a few months back and ever since I had the car it had a pre ignition when I turned off the car after driving it, when the pre ignition comes as I switch the car off, then the battery light would come on as the car pre igntions then the light would go off as the...
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    Opel Astra G CDX (20sel)

    I bought the car (Astra CDX 2l 16v; 20sel motor) from an old man who only drove in once a month for many years. It only has 175 000 on the clock. Before is start: You can find nothing on Google on this engine (20sel). It is a huge struggle to find sensors for this car. The car has no MAF...
  7. J

    2004 Opel Corsa Lite oil leak

    Hi there guys, I hope someone can help me. I've been having an oil leak in my corsa, but have no idea what it might be. All the oil runs onto the gearbox and then pools up at lower places. Its purple in colour. Asking because I am a student and can't really afford to take it to a workshop if it...
  8. Ivan Leon

    Germany opens Opel probe in 'dieselgate' scandal

    German authorities are investigating carmaker Opel as part of an inquiry into the "dieselgate" scandal that saw major manufacturers such as Volkswagen fined billions of euros for cheating emissions tests, the transport ministry said Saturday. A ministry spokesman told AFP it was looking into...
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    Corsa Gear/Clutch Problem?

    I have a 2001 1.4i Corsa Light. Just replaced Clutch, Pressure Plate & Release Bearing (LUK), now the vehicles starts up when your clutch is pressed down. Prob 1: I do find some gears but the reverse lights stay on even though vehicle is not in reverse. Prob 2: Wheels keep turning even in...
  10. A

    Opel astra csx 2.0 2000

    Hi Im looking for some advice 2 days ago when i gat in my car and tried to start it, i heard a click soun but the starter did not engage, when i turned the key again there was no noise from the starter nothing happens, i tested the battery and everything is fine, all the lights on the dash...
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    Corsa Lite A/C Advice Need

    Good Morning Everyone, So my 2005 Opel Corsa Lite's factory fitted air conditioning isn't working anymore. When pulling out the A/C knob, you just hear the relay clicking in the fuse box next to the steering wheel and the car's revs getting higher and higher. I have already swapped out the...
  12. S

    Opel Astra G fault B3040

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  13. J

    2016 / 2017 Opel Astra 1.4t Sport Auto

    Hi This is my first post on the forum. I'm looking at buying a used 2016 / 2017 Opel Astra 1.4t Sport Auto. Is there anything I should be worried about with this car? I've read on some UK forums that the Astra's have electrical issues. Anyone in SA had problems with theirs...
  14. S

    Opel corsa gsi 160I has "run on"

    Hi Guys, i have a opel corsa B 160i gsi, alls good but when, i drive it a while and switched off it doesnt switch off immediately? - Carbon cleaned - Injectors checked - plugs seems fine - new coil pack - boogey leads any suggestions? THANKS
  15. Rouxenator

    2010 Opel Corsa with 57,000km [S]

    Item name (be very descriptive): I am selling my much loved reliable low mileage car to pursue my midlife crisis. I bought it new in 2010 but hardly ever use it. It has all the goodies; ABS, airbags, aircon, electric windows, electric mirrors, CD/MP3, steering wheel audio controls, full service...
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    Opel Corsa Lite Sport Power Issues

    Good Evening I had to replace the battery on my 2007 Opel Corsa lite sport early last week and since the installation the car has developed serious power issues. The car was serviced in October 2016 and was running perfectly up until the new battery was installed. The HT leads and coil pack...
  17. L

    Corsa Utility 1.7 Alternator

    Sitting with a Opel Corsa Utility 1.7 Diesel that needs a new alternator without an obvious way of removing said alternator DIY. Any tips/help would be appreciated.
  18. Rouxenator

    Opel Now Offers Easytronic Automated Manual on Karl, Astra, Adam and Corsa

    While it is not clear if/when this will make it to the models on sale by GMSA it does sound pretty sweet Source : Read more: http://www.autoevolution.com/news/opel-now-offers-easytronic-automated-manual-on-karl-astra-adam-and-corsa-106007.html#ixzz44NFUNs35 Manual gearboxes are more fun...
  19. Rouxenator

    GT Concept revealed by Opel in Geneva

    Source : http://www.autoevolution.com/news/opel-gt-concept-fully-revealed-in-geneva-is-a-stunner-105204.html Read more: http://www.autoevolution.com/news/opel-gt-concept-fully-revealed-in-geneva-is-a-stunner-105204.html#ixzz41p1hOLfq
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    High Idle After Replace ICV

    Good Day I was having erratic idling issues and many people mentioned that it was the ICV, I then went to GW and bought the replacement part. I put it in, and also had the battery disconnected for over an hour. I then started the car, and the revs just kept climbing higher and higher, it...
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