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by Valer
Mon Jun 21, 2021 6:33 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: rear light cluster
Replies: 36
Views: 12735

Re: rear light cluster

The bulletin covers MY 2016-2020 so it would suggest they don't have a great deal of confidence of the issue being permanently sorted.
by Valer
Mon Jun 21, 2021 5:36 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Bye Bye Astra
Replies: 16
Views: 640

Re: Bye Bye Astra

That was worth the wait then>not :shock:
by Valer
Mon Jun 21, 2021 3:06 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: rear light cluster
Replies: 36
Views: 12735

Re: rear light cluster

That's 100,000 km/62,000 miles
by Valer
Mon Jun 21, 2021 10:47 am
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Brake caliper problem
Replies: 1
Views: 209

Re: Brake caliper problem

Sounds as though whoever you're getting the calipers from has a problem with x-referencing them,
the rear calipers for manual handbrake versions are listed as the same part numbers across all models/variations of the K in the UK
by Valer
Mon Jun 21, 2021 9:07 am
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Interim or Full service
Replies: 8
Views: 396

Re: Interim or Full service

Boroboy wrote:
Sun Jun 20, 2021 6:41 pm
Valer.
Is brake fluid a recommendation, not part of the service though?
It's not shown as just a recommendation on the service schedule,
as always though it's best to check with whoever you're using to do the work exactly what's included in the service, especially if it's a major one
by Valer
Mon Jun 21, 2021 7:51 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: rear light cluster
Replies: 36
Views: 12735

Re: rear light cluster

Yes that is special coverage bulletin number,
it's for 5 years from first registration or 100,000 km/62000miles regardless of how many owners the car may have had
by Valer
Sun Jun 20, 2021 6:24 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Interim or Full service
Replies: 8
Views: 396

Re: Interim or Full service

Service intervals are: Interim Service – Every year (years 1,3,5 etc) or 30 000 km (20 000 mi) whichever is sooner Main Service – Every 2 years (years 2,4,6 etc) or 60 000 km (40 000 mi) whichever is sooner as for how much extra is done > brake fluid change every 2 years,plugs/pollen/air filter are ...
by Valer
Sun Jun 20, 2021 5:17 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Auxillary belt
Replies: 4
Views: 373

Re: Auxillary belt

It looks as though it's just a spring loaded pivot around the single fixing bolt

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Procedure
Rotate the drive belt tensioner (1) counterclockwise by using an extensional tool or suitable tool and hold tension
by Valer
Sun Jun 20, 2021 5:03 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: rear light cluster
Replies: 36
Views: 12735

Re: rear light cluster

Just had a read through this thread after discovering my rear offside light cluster has failed. luckily there is still a little bit of the pin remaining on the bulb carrier so used a little bit of solder wire to make the connection between the plug and the pin. Obviously only a temporary fix. in te...
by Valer
Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:26 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: 1.6 Turbo exhaust box
Replies: 9
Views: 713

Re: 1.6 Turbo exhaust box

Hi Just seen your message and yes it is available Cheers Dave Sorry to hijack the thread here but when you say it's a 1600 exhaust box, do you mean it's a replacement to give you the twin pipes look or is it actually off a 1600 coz my 1600 has two separate silencers, not just the one with twin outl...