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  1. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    Hey there. So, I've recently got my first car, it's an Opel Corsa 1.2 16V from 2002. I got 142k km on it, and it started doing weird noises recently. As I've read it should have a timing chain, and that shouldn't need a replacement, am i right? The weird noise is coming out only after a longer...
  2. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    i followed Taurus's tutorial for the timing chain. Like a plank i left the tool in the camshaft slots and turned the engine over. there was a big bang which bent the timing tool and snapped some of the camshaft (the slots where the bar goes) I have found the chewed up camshaft parts and the...
  3. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    I have a 2008 Corsa Automatic 1.2 it has 40,000 on the clock. I have had the car 3 years (done 25,000 since i bought it). I have had the timing chain replaced once about 1.5 years ago (cost me £400) For the past 6 months the car has become really noisy again it sounds like a diesel van. I took...
  4. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    Hi all This is my first post on the forums as id thought id get some views on what my problem is from fellow Vauxhall owners. Anyway, I've recently had an engine swap in my 52 plate 1.2 corsa sxi (due to blown head gasket on previous) the new engine was purchased from a car transplant with...
  5. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    Hi can any body help me pleas? My young son bought a corsa 1.2 sxi on a 10 plate but I can not purchase a timing locking kit for this car. I bought one from ebay but found out it will not fit this year. can any body tell me where i can get one from. Itried Vauxhalls and they said they dont...
  6. Mechanical, Exhaust & Performance/Tuning
    Okay, so I'm new to this whole website, so sorry if i've posted this in the wrong place or whatever but i'm about to have a nervous break down after an afternoon of searching with what could possibly be wrong with my corsa! :palm: So for a start with what is wrong with it, the car "kangaroo's"...
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