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by Valer
Thu Jul 22, 2021 5:12 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: So, just to rub our noses in it..........
Replies: 12
Views: 1074

Re: So, just to rub our noses in it..........

I noticed that "My Vauxhall" over on the Grandland forum,thought i'd give it a look just in case but as you say Shaky no go for the old GM stuff, glancing through the problem threads on there though it looks as if it's a bit picky about which USB sticks and zipping programs to use. I'm rat...
by Valer
Thu Jul 22, 2021 3:29 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Looking at buying an Astra-K soon.
Replies: 97
Views: 6100

Re: Looking at buying an Astra-K soon.

No problem with using a reg on > 2017
but if it's later it needs a VIN
by Valer
Wed Jul 21, 2021 5:13 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: E10 Fuel.
Replies: 13
Views: 1103

Re: E10 Fuel.

There are some dodgy methods to remove the ethanol from fuel,apparently some classic car and light aircraft owners are already doing it,
cigarette anyone ? :twisted:
by Valer
Wed Jul 21, 2021 1:26 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Soft clutch pedal on 1.6T
Replies: 46
Views: 4507

Re: Soft clutch pedal on 1.6T

Pompeydave wrote:
Wed Jul 21, 2021 1:15 pm
Fingers crossed mines ok at the moment , 68 plate 1.6t.
Yours could be late enough to have the modded parts on
VIN breaks are listed on my post here
viewtopic.php?f=11&t=7932&p=71109#p71109
by Valer
Wed Jul 21, 2021 11:06 am
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Do we think Vauxhall is doomed?
Replies: 39
Views: 1074

Re: Do we think Vauxhall is doomed?

philim wrote:
Wed Jul 21, 2021 11:03 am
Vw are an awesome group.
Well they certainly had to balls to try and fool the world with the emissions cheats ;) :roll:
by Valer
Wed Jul 21, 2021 10:21 am
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: PS5 availability
Replies: 9
Views: 730

Re: PS5 availability

nsanderson wrote:
Tue Jul 20, 2021 1:28 pm
Semi-conductor shortage is even affecting car production now apparently!

It certainly is

https://www.msn.com/en-gb/cars/news/202 ... np1taskbar
by Valer
Wed Jul 21, 2021 9:06 am
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Part numbers
Replies: 8
Views: 768

Re: Part numbers

I don't know why they went back to the spring wire retainers,they used to use that design years ago,
the J's were much easier to change
by Valer
Wed Jul 21, 2021 8:50 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: ECU pin data.
Replies: 1
Views: 526

Re: ECU pin data.

Most likely but i'll need need FULL vehicle data,year of car,exact engine type,which 02 sensor,the VIN will give me the info i need,
other than which sensor you need data for
by Valer
Tue Jul 20, 2021 5:34 pm
Forum: Main Astra K chat
Topic: Looking at buying an Astra-K soon.
Replies: 97
Views: 6100

Re: Looking at buying an Astra-K soon.

Petrol head she aint, well not really. She drice a 2011-J, 2.0 CDTI 160, but I dont think she have EVER made use of the 160PS, I do though! I think im just mindful of having the power there for the ocassional motorway trip, but as I have read here - its nothing to worry about, as the Turbo compensa...
by Valer
Tue Jul 20, 2021 4:26 pm
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: TPMS stem replacement - what shape?
Replies: 2
Views: 565

Re: TPMS stem replacement - what shape?

The Vx valve kit is part no 13507405
this is the info from Vx on it

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or the later 2020>

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