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Car Jerking
This sounds like a frustrating experience. There are actually quite the variety of possibilities that could make your Opel jerk while driving. It is possible that your vehicle has developed one or more vacuum leaks and as these...
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Improving fuel economy on an Opel
It's going to be a lot more than four dollars a gallon soon because the prices of oil got back up again. They are jeering in Texas but they are jeering everywhere else, too. Realize that, if you've got a...
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Advice on 2009 Opel maintenance
Yes, that's the problem when you get an oddball car. The first car I've ever had was an Opel as a matter of fact, when Buick sold them. When the carburetor went out, I actually made the carburetor gasket out...
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Multiple misfire codes on an 'O4 Opel Astra
It definitely can. Realize that the fuel injection and ignition systems are all run by computers. The computer needs to have a certain parameter of voltage. If the voltage goes below a certain parameter, it can have problems and not...
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snow mode engaged
If the snow mode is engaged and works in your Vectra, then the most likely failure is simply of the switch itself. If it's a basic on/off switch, you could remove the switch and use a jumper wire to mimic...
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Opinion about Opels
Believe it or not, the first car I've ever owned was an Opel. I paid 550 bucks and really drove it a lot from high school until I went to graduate school. It was fun, but I only paid 550...
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Lights and sound are off when listening to a loud music with max bass on an Opel Vectra A
You've probably got a stereo system that is too strong for your car's alternator and battery. Realize that if you boom up to these max amps, speakers, and bass system, you are overtaxing the electric system of the vehicle. Guys...
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Advice on buying a used Opel Astra
My old Opel was really reliable but it was a '67 and it was a long time before that. They haven't sold Opels in the United States for a long time other than those Cadillac Atheros, which were just re-badged...
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okay so my opel corsa is not selecting 4th gear and aparenlety its not my linkagesthe mechanic says its my braches ....confuse?
Hello - there may be a problem with translation on this one - "branches"? I am wondering if the mechanic meant to say that the shift fork, which is internal to the transmission, is either worn or bent in such...
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What drains my new battery
If your wife is able to push start the car and it continues to run, the alternator may be working. If it is not, eventually it will no longer be possible to push start the car. It may be that...

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