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by JJ-Yorks
Sat Aug 11, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: CrossClimate +
Replies: 36
Views: 3638

Re: CrossClimate +

Scotty_b wrote:
Sat Aug 11, 2018 11:54 am
Don't all new premium tyres feel brilliant in the first few months, especially if they have just replaced heavily worn ones?
Err no..the bridgstones are a good example as the are appalling from new
by JJ-Yorks
Fri Aug 10, 2018 11:56 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: CrossClimate +
Replies: 36
Views: 3638

Re: CrossClimate +

I used mine in the snow earlier this year and they are fantastic..could pull away from idiots tailgating uphill with ease and at one point I hit 50mph and car never slipped. Bet the muppet behind me thought I had 4 wheel drive 🤣 In the wet they are also fantastic...never spin up under hard accelerat...
by JJ-Yorks
Sun Jul 29, 2018 10:07 am
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: 1.4 turbo remap
Replies: 10
Views: 1510

Re: 1.4 turbo remap

I am thinking of having bluefin remap, y/n You will be lucky...superchips have not even developed a bluefin for the turbo petrol Astra k’s. They say the need development cars for both the 1.0t and 1.4t before they can release anything...they have been saying this for near three years now so don’t t...
by JJ-Yorks
Thu Jun 28, 2018 12:28 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Irmscher
Replies: 26
Views: 5418

Re: Irmscher

must admit not a fan of the grill now I have seen it actually on a car...far better just spraying the original and fitting the irmscher front splitter
by JJ-Yorks
Sun Jun 24, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Anyone know the 1.6T 0-60 official time?
Replies: 17
Views: 1800

Re: Anyone know the 1.6T 0-60 official time?

If it’s the SIDI then it’s 6.6 secs to 60...my car will be 3 years old soon so I’ve decided to opt for one of these. Reason - as no other manufacture can provide this performance for 13k on a 6 month old car with less than 5k on the clock
by JJ-Yorks
Fri Jun 08, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: 3rd Service
Replies: 9
Views: 1479

Re: 3rd Service

Mine is going in next week for 3rd service...but I never use main dealers just a local garage that I trust but it should just be a minor service this time
by JJ-Yorks
Thu Jun 07, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Electrical fault??
Replies: 4
Views: 1207

Re: Electrical fault??

Hi I have a 16 plate astra sri auto 1.4.I have had the same similar problem with my car saying,please check rear brake lights they are faulty.Also last month I had a new message saying one or more of my tyres are flat with no pressure check immediately.The car sent a message to onstar who called th...
by JJ-Yorks
Wed Jun 06, 2018 7:59 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Electrical fault??
Replies: 4
Views: 1207

Electrical fault??

Bit of a strange one this so hope someone else may have come across this one... Got in car and upon start up I got check rear brake lights..upon checking the offside bulb appeared to be out...luckily I had a spare bulb laying around so changed it out...started car back up and still showing check rea...
by JJ-Yorks
Thu May 24, 2018 9:43 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Sluggish power when A/C is on
Replies: 16
Views: 1857

Re: Sluggish power when A/C is on

I have the 1.0t and you cannot tell any difference in performance /response of the engine with the air con on..take the car back to dealers as you shouldn’t be able to tell when the aircon is on
by JJ-Yorks
Thu Apr 19, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Astra 1.0T smoke
Replies: 22
Views: 2178

Re: Astra 1.0T smoke

looked at my exhaust yesterady and its pretty black aswell. it also has something to do with direct injection and no dpf filter Exhaust pipe sooty? In which case yes, somewhat normal although on my non turbo 6pot petrol which has direct injection a black sooty tailpipe is a sign the injectors are l...

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