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samantha holt, Lancashire

Vauxhall Corsa

hi my c d player goes louder when I accelerate,as if the fuel injection system is making it do it, as soon as I am driving normally it quietens down any ideas Sam

Submitted: 31/08/2015 15:00:13 | ID: 120585

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kanak Sharma, Southend-on-Sea

Vauxhall Corsa

How to my answer of my question I have submitted

Submitted: 29/08/2015 15:03:36 | ID: 120502

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kanak Sharma, Southend-on-Sea

Vauxhall Corsa

My 1.7diesel GLS corsa drives fine but having very long self to start what should I look for ?

Submitted: 29/08/2015 14:57:59 | ID: 120501

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jane, Somerset

Vauxhall Corsa

Please can anyone tell me the price of a new imobiliser chip?? Idropped my keys a couple of days ago the key fob split and I lost my chip. Now I cannot drive my car which I have only had for 2 weeks. thank you all for your help jane

Submitted: 23/08/2015 20:55:09 | ID: 120241

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Gwyn Edwards, Essex

Vauxhall Corsa

I have a 55 plate (2006) Vauxhall corsa Active (think) and the mileage light stays on once the ignition is switched off, it does flicker to go out and comes back on. It is draining the battery and ive taken it into the Vauxhall garage to have a diagnostic check £48.00 but they couldn't find anything wrong so they needed to investigate further with another diagnostic check in the sum of £200 (total £240) and the only thing they could find was that the sills to the oil pressure switch and cover were perished and that there was moisture/oil in the loom. They could replace the cover and switch for £56 but they could not guarantee that this would resolve the issue and the alternative was to replace the loom which would be £2500!!

Submitted: 21/08/2015 13:04:16 | ID: 120122

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brian, Cardiff

Vauxhall Corsa

i have a back brake light thats not working the bulb is o k can you tell me which fuse controls it so i can check

Submitted: 21/08/2015 08:59:10 | ID: 120112

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Denise, Hampshire

Vauxhall Corsa

Hi wonder if you could help me. I patked my car up a few days ago and went to start it two days later and it was dead ive placed the battery and still nothing the doors are opening and closing but when I place the key in the ignition all lights come up on the dash board but engine wont start. Can you please help me with information. Kind Regards Denise ////

Submitted: 19/08/2015 18:47:44 | ID: 120037

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Val Griffin, Cornwall

Vauxhall Corsa

Serious leak drivers side front well very wet when it rains. No water coming in or around the door. Assume it is coming in after running down the windscreen. Any ideas?

Submitted: 19/08/2015 12:13:07 | ID: 120021

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angela, City of Glasgow

Vauxhall Corsa

Cld u plz tel me wot a circle with a line thro it means its showed up on my dash next to mph/mpg sign is it a problem n how do I remove it it wasn't thee till ystrdy

Submitted: 17/08/2015 15:40:44 | ID: 119929

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mike mcandrew, Devon

Vauxhall Corsa

hi there i need to replace my driver side door is it difficult to do, I have a 1.4 vauxhall corsa ca57 uuw. if i can do it myself and fit a new one id like to i am told its expensive to pay to get it all done Thanks for your help Mike

Submitted: 15/08/2015 08:05:59 | ID: 119814

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Murat, Essex

Vauxhall Corsa

Hi , i have 1.7 cdti diesel car ,When I slowed down to stop the car if driving engine of progress, what is the reason aswell, thx u

Submitted: 14/08/2015 10:44:39 | ID: 119752

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Stacey, Hampshire

Vauxhall Corsa

Hello, I'm hoping someone could give me some advice before the garage charges me an arm and a leg! Basically my corsa has 90k on the clock but had services ect and not long had MOT. I drive a 20mile round trip for work 4 days a week. Recently I have noticed after just a short time of driving my temp gauge is fluctuating between the usual half way mark (90c) and then drops to below 80c randomly, and then if I am idle it slightly rises over 90 and I can hear a difference in the sound of the engine - this has only happened twice so far this week. The fans are fine and are blowing out hot or cold when I need them, but the petrol seems to be being eaten up!

Submitted: 29/07/2015 22:40:11 | ID: 119104

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Lisa, Greater London

Vauxhall Corsa

The mileage display on my dashboard is not working. Would this be a bulb I need to replace?

Submitted: 20/07/2015 14:08:20 | ID: 118682

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mark, Devon

Vauxhall Corsa

hi got in car today and put radio on then plugged phone in , radio went off, ignition lights come on and don't go off, did not turn over, door locks keep switching on and off. Had to jump start, ignition lights still on, petrol gauge not working, drove to work and turned off and on but still wont start. I checked the fuses under steering wheel, all ok. help what have I done?

Submitted: 14/07/2015 08:34:26 | ID: 118436

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Barry Harvey, Luton

Vauxhall Corsa

The window on the dvr side goes up & down but when I press the passenger side button nothing happens its completely dead , when pressing the button on the dvr side door which does both but does not work when I press the left button to open the passenger side window , also the button on the pasenger side door does not work again the same result nothing happens both buttons for the passenger side window is dead. any idea's what it could be and is it exspensive to fix as I only get a War Pension.

Submitted: 13/07/2015 03:11:51 | ID: 118393

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Mrs Williams, Derbyshire

Vauxhall Corsa

Boot on Vauxhall corsa 11 plate won't open. All central locking doors open fine. Have to open boot by pressing boot switch inside car.

Submitted: 06/07/2015 21:26:25 | ID: 118141

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james, Scottish Borders

Vauxhall Corsa

I have a 2005 twinport sxi 1.2 have had water blow out the res tank twice car doesnt loose water but oil is coffe coloulered changed water pump changed oil radiator cold after taking it for a 5mile run then it over heats whats the problem

Submitted: 03/07/2015 08:37:52 | ID: 117979

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Sally, Hampshire

Vauxhall Corsa

Does this vehicle have air con? It was sold to me as having air con but I can't find it.

Submitted: 19/06/2015 11:32:16 | ID: 117407

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julie carr, Surrey

Vauxhall Corsa

I have a corsa design.2009 I put the air con on an it was coming through with warm air I turned it off an the temperature /thermostat. Light was flashing .

Submitted: 17/06/2015 18:49:55 | ID: 117344

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kathy, Norfolk

Vauxhall Corsa

My son had his ignition barrel changed now his electric windows wont open . have changed all relevant fuses but still not working ... please help x

Submitted: 16/06/2015 09:47:04 | ID: 117267

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Roger, Norfolk

Vauxhall Corsa

Corsa auto,intermittent fault,switch engine on all lights come on then go out except the EPS stays on and the sport light flashes,the car will not start.this has happen 5 times in 2 weeks.my local garage has had the car twice and the AA have been called twice no one seems to know what it is,any help would be welcome .thanks

Submitted: 13/06/2015 12:44:56 | ID: 117154

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J.palin, Suffolk

Vauxhall Corsa

When weather gets hot we get a screeching noise from the car. It appears to come from the outside of the car. It does'nt happen all the time. Last summer it done it and we had it checked and they couldn't find anything wrong. And now we are getting the noise again.

Submitted: 11/06/2015 18:47:26 | ID: 117083

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syed, City of Glasgow

Vauxhall Corsa

I have noticed a bit of oil around the rocker cover area Ive not noticed any oil on the floor underneath the car and I'm not having to top oil up so i can't see it being a major leak, also have heard the O ring around the oil filer cap do go so could it also be this as there is a bit of oil around that?

Submitted: 09/06/2015 21:59:18 | ID: 117018

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lisa, Antrim

Vauxhall Corsa

i have a strange rattling noise coming from the right hand side of my engine. it comes and goes, but i don't know where its coming from. any ideas what it is?

Submitted: 04/06/2015 15:38:53 | ID: 116801

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Neil Cardno, Aberdeenshire

Vauxhall Corsa

i pulled out of a junction quickly then the power steering failed and got stiff, The fuel gauge went to zero and the rpm went to zero, When i pulled up at a roundabout the car stopped and wont start, doesn't even crank over when i turn the ignition the airbag light and the power steering light illuminates and the airbag disable switch flashes There is also a faint click from the central locking, If i turn as if to start then nothing happens, There are multiple faults on the diagnostics

Submitted: 01/06/2015 22:04:32 | ID: 116695

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bernardallen, Powys

Vauxhall Corsa

the radio in my corsa life 2005 comes on by itself draining the battery

Submitted: 31/05/2015 17:01:11 | ID: 116661

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Bianca, Australia

Vauxhall Corsa

Hi I have an 08 HoLden Barina which is an Australian Vauxhall Corsa. Had an oil leak so changed the rocket cover gaskets. We then gave her a bit of a clean. I drove it fine and then went to start it and it won't start. Have spark and fuel so........ Has anyone else had a problem like this??

Submitted: 25/05/2015 06:32:36 | ID: 116423

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sharon sherrington, Lancashire

Vauxhall Corsa

I drove to and from Manchester today from Burnley but when I got about half a mile from my house I could smell burning through the air vents I put it down to being fumes from a motorbike who was in front of me. I parked the car on my drive then later went out again to my shopping a heard what sounded like a ticking oise coming from the engine I quickly turned the car round went home lifted the bonnet and I could see a small of smoke could someone please advise me is wrong with it. Thanks Sharon

Submitted: 16/05/2015 19:07:32 | ID: 116110

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Jon, Kent

Vauxhall Corsa

Hi, I have a 53 plate Corsa active and I removed the spring that tensions the alternator belt. Does anyone know how to get the spring back on? thanks Jon

Submitted: 13/05/2015 23:18:59 | ID: 116006

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Jon, Kent

Vauxhall Corsa

Hi, how hard is it to change an alternator? I have put the alternator back on but cannot get the spring back on. Anyone got any tips please?

Submitted: 13/05/2015 23:15:36 | ID: 116005

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charmaine, West Midlands

Vauxhall Corsa

Hi a have brought a 1.4 corsa with the engine light on what does this mean? But in the mean time the alarm kept goin off and starting the car didnt stop the alarm. With out the keys in when connectin the battery there is a slight alarm noise. Should i have a thob with this car and could this be why the light is on thanks

Submitted: 07/05/2015 18:15:06 | ID: 115677

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Peter, Surrey

Vauxhall Corsa

Hi when I start my car for the first time it runs higher then normal. Why is that?

Submitted: 01/05/2015 07:40:30 | ID: 115440

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Karwan, Greater London

Vauxhall Corsa

Sometimes after I lock the car properly the alarm starts again for no reason, can you help please?

Submitted: 01/05/2015 02:02:57 | ID: 115439

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h mcadam, South Lanarkshire

Vauxhall Corsa

I cant open my boot,the fob is ok on central lock the doors but not the boot.

Submitted: 29/04/2015 20:49:23 | ID: 115387

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Steven miller, Northumberland

Vauxhall Corsa

Hi my corsa in the wet or damp keeps losing traction more so when I go round roundabouts no light come on the dash and it's just had an MOT and it passed just wondering if anyone nose what it could be please

Submitted: 26/04/2015 09:00:59 | ID: 115259

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rob, Oxfordshire

Vauxhall Corsa

Change the time on2004 corsa

Submitted: 24/04/2015 17:55:06 | ID: 115180

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Fareed, South Africa

Vauxhall Corsa

Hi, I just want to find out if anyone can help me as I have a 1997 Opel Corsa 1.3i and every time I change gears to number 2 and 3 my engine management light comes on? I`m not sure why this is, please help.

Submitted: 23/04/2015 20:06:26 | ID: 115130

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maria, Telford and Wrekin

Vauxhall Corsa

My oil light flashes when I`ve been driving for a while, only when I put my clutch in or stop the car but leave the engine running but goes off when I'm moving. It`s now started to make a ticking sound after a while too. I`ve cleaned out and changed the oil and replaced the filter. Any ideas?

Submitted: 21/04/2015 21:18:59 | ID: 115031

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Mandy, East Lothian

Vauxhall Corsa

Hi, please help! My Corsa has extremely loose steering and has now got a kinda snap sounding click from front end d.s and feels like car slides for a couple seconds. Nothing broken that I can see. Help!

Submitted: 20/04/2015 18:41:18 | ID: 114989

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christine, City of Glasgow

Vauxhall Corsa

When I start the car my front lights come on and don`t go off till I switch the engine off?

Submitted: 20/04/2015 16:42:17 | ID: 114983

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