So I cleaned the shaft and the magnet with meths to get rid of any grease or oil, then got the Araldite out! Guesswork is usually more expensive than diagnosing the fault that should be staring them in the face had they read the fault codes out. Spark plugs typically need to be replaced every season or 25 hours of use. In auto mode it would then not Change up a gear so had to change to manual. If you discount the charge from the dealer of course — but you live and learn. When I went to collect the vehicle, I was told that it is not starting!!! Were at a stop point now of what to do as this fault was not there before. Wed 3 Jun 2009 07:45 2001 1.
Local garage state will cost in region of £1800 and then it still might not be resolved and I might want to consider scrapping! This code is far too generic to be of use in a repair situation, however armed with this code we can make some general inspections to see if some maintenance can repair the problem for considerably less money. Which cookies and scripts are used and how they impact your visit is specified on the left. They fixed the fault and charged me £436. It is a good idea to replace the fluid with a synthetic especially if it was organic fluid from the factory as it is only a small price increase difference. Did Opcom diagnostics and it came up with 1736.
He was the man to go to and he had his own garage in Kent. Wed 19 Nov 2008 18:29 2001 1. Fingers crossed, fire it up and hope it works. All of our remanufactured clutch actuators come with a Lifetime warranty and we guarantee no programming will be required. If one needs to be replaced, the other usually does too. I take it the garage it was taken to didn't read the fault codes then? This will save you time and stop the same duplicate posts from appearing. Anyway, they manage to start it and I drove off.
So first things first — take it to the local Vauxhall garage to have its brain tested so it could give us any fault codes and a clue of how to fix it. Your choices will not impact your visit. . Fri 11 Jun 2010 13:01 2001 1. If I purchase this will it cure my fault? I hope so because short of losing all my hair and the clothes off my back I am worried, very worried. Should you receive such a message, please report this using the 'Report' link you will find at the bottom of the message.
Many Ford vehicles, including Explorer and F150 had a common problem with leaking gaskets between upper and lower intake manifolds causing the codes P0171 and P0174. This Vauxhall Zafira B 2005 onwards Easytronic gearbox clutch actuator control module is a very common fault for the Vauxhall Zafira B Easytronic. On the gearshift motor this magnet was loose — so it sort of turned with the motor shaft but not properly — and the more I moved it the worse it got. Together with its control electronics, the sensor outputs a clear, continuous signal throughout a wide range. Two identical vehicles can have clutch actuators with different part numbers making them not interchangeable and so there is always this risk when buying second hand used parts.
Read more about using a scan tool. Everything is available here for you as a single source for all your needs. P1731 Engine Diagnostic Code P1731 engine problem can be occur defective fan clutches are a common and often overlooked cause of engine overheating. Thu 20 Nov 2008 14:32 2001 1. Had the car towed to Vauxhall Star City Birmingham. We cleared the codes and took it back out and same happened again after few minutes of driving.
Make note of the fluid condition, clean and pink or burned and brownish. Eg: Jeep vehicles should be checked with the transmission in the neutral position and of course on a level surface. After it broke down in the underpass, the mileage was 60,188. Post navigation Privacy Settings This site uses functional cookies and external scripts to improve your experience. I advised them I was speaking with Vauxhall before making my decision, well not quite Vauxhall but knowledgeable people on here who may be able to point me in the right direction! So I looked around for a second hand one. Description These units are fitted to the Vauxhall Zafira The Vauxhall Zafira Easytronic clutch actuator is a very common fault.
If the part is not repairable, we will refund your payment and ship it back to you. If you would like to arrange for your unit to be tested and rebuilt then please fill in this. Good luck Thu 25 Sep 2014 22:41 2001 1. If you are not sure that this part is the cause of the fault then we recommend that you do not go ahead with this purchase and instead seek further professional advice and diagnosis. Any ideas or help if anyone came across this before. At the same time replace the filter assembly and this also allows for a thorough examination of the transmission pan for debris and excessive metal pieces. They claimed that they cannot find any fault.
So they did no more than 4 miles test drive. The solution is here : Vauxhall Corsa P1731 Possible Solution : Disconnected, dirty or fouled spark plugs are common causes for engines that won't start. Not all parts can be repaired. They also claimed to have drove the car for 2 miles and it drove well. You may want to precede the fluid exchange with a cleaner to clean the transmission and especially the valve body of gum and varnish deposited from the old fluid.
Otherwise you will need factory that will teach you and guide you through the diagnostic phase. So it's not the clutch as it's new, can't be a gearbox fault. Used the same selectors and control module. If your vehicle is an older model with a non-electronic Transmission, you can check the distributor cap to see whether the spark is getting from there to the coil and on to the spark plugs. Diagnostic Aids Ensure the transmission fluid level, color and odor is correct and there are no leaks. You might also need the manufacturer and data systems that provide specifications and details relative to your specific model.