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  1. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    Hi, i brought my Corsa Active 1.2l 58 plate with 40k miles o the clock in july. I haven't experienced any problems until now. I was driving when i noticed the car shaking excessively when i took my foot off the accelerator and when i changed gear. The shaking was so bad that the rear mirror...
  2. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    Hi All. My wife's got a 2010 Corsa 1.2 16v "Energy". It was given its 4th service by Vauxhall in March this year. So replacement filters, oil and spark plugs. We put it away in the garage end of March as my wife uses my old Mk1 MX-5 in the summer. Unfortunately I forgot to disconnect the...
  3. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    Hi Not sure if anyone can help? To cut a long story short my sons Corsa had a problem with the timing cover gasket that allowed water into the oil - we discovered this when the top end went noisy. We have removed the dump and cleaned out all the "jellied" oil, cleaned the oil filter housing -...
  4. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    Engine management light has flicked on and off on my x reg corsa for a couple of months now. Initially got an exhaust filter changed (when the light stayed on). This did not fix it, only meant that the light doesn't stay on just flicks. I sometimes have a sudden loss of power and car will jerk...
  5. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    Hey folks, Just purchased my first car, not a huge bad buy. It's definitely seen some better days. Basically - I seem to be having problems with the central locking. The other day I stopped off to get some cigarette's and when it came to returning to the vehicle, the key wouldn't open the...
  6. Trader Offers Section
    Hello all, Hope you are all well ! We now have available: Cobra exhaust for the Corsa C 1.2 / 1.4 at discounted price: RACE TUBE REAR SECTION CENTRE SECTION (with / without central...
  7. Cars, Parts, and general items wanted
    Looking for a replacement engine x12sz, must be in working condition. thanks
  8. Cars for sale
    Car is now sold.
  9. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    where is the best place to get a new lambda sensor from for a good price and its for a 1.2 corsa 8v i was just wondering where the cheapest place to go any ideas ?
  10. Projects and Builds
    LOL ty to nibnob21 for the pics
  11. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    Hi :) I own a 1.2 Merit 93 Yesterday when driving home the Engine Management Light came on for about 15 seconds and then went off for about a minute and then came on for another 15 seconds or so. There was no noticeable difference in the engine, so i continued on the motorway at 60 with no...
  12. Tutorials- Mechanical, Exhaust, Performance/Tuning
    Camshaft Sensor On 1.2 16v (X12XE) Replacement Tools You Will Need: E10 Female Torx Socket (3/8 drive) (Halfords - £3.99) Small Flat Blade Screwdriver 10mm Spanner Small Fingers Total Cost: Sensor = £33 (Shop around though) E10 Female Torx Socket = £3.99 TOTAL = £37 Time Required...
  13. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    I drive a 1.2 16V SXI and wondered should my engine have a cover on it ?? will post pics when i get home from work
  14. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    can any one help i need to change the cat i have a racing exhaust ( make unknown as i brought the car a month or so ago ) was quoted £273.88 plus vat from garage when mot failed on emissions . can any one give me instuctions how to do this ? its a 1.2 1994 corsa merit M REG
  15. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    Hi, I'm planning to drill my airbox next week but in case I decide I preferred it beforehand; I want to get a spare from the scrappy. I just wanted to make sure before I went and got one though, does it matter what engine the airbox came from? For example I have a 1.2 8v does it matter if I get...
  16. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    I have a vauxhall corsa 1.2 8v M-reg. When i start it its fine, then after 30 seconds or so it will start borping and if i touch the throttle it will die, if i rev hard it is fine but when the revs die down it cuts out. if i drive it every time i pull up at a junction and put the clutch in it...
  17. Ice, Electrics & Lighting
    hi guys. i have got a corsa c 1.2 energy i bought some h7 6000k hid lights but having problems fitting them. for some reason the dipped bulbs are being powered by some sort of block connection not directly connected to the bulb. i looked at the full beam and these ARE connected directly. i...
  18. Cars for sale
    Hi, Basically i cant afford my insurance this time round and I am looking to go back to 2 wheels for a bit to save up. So i am looking to swap it for a dt125/ rs125 or something of the like. Here is a link to the car It...
  19. Projects and Builds
    Hi, iv been on this forum a wile but haven't really posted much so thought it would be best to start a project thread. I'v had the car a few months now and its really growing on me, i really didn't like it when I 1st got it though. Bought it because it was cheap and reliable. When I first got...
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