Flashing Check Engine Light: If your check engine light is flashing, stop driving your Astra and have it towed to your nearest mechanic - you probably have a very serious problem with your car and you risk ruining your engine by driving it. A few days ago, without warning, while driving under the same conditions as the first occurrence, the issue returned-power steering assist failed. No problem with oil leak since. Clear the codes and test drive the vehicle if possible. The accessory belt and tensioner were also replaced. The vehicle service manual should be consulted for more information on possible causes of the fault, along with required testing.
Considered wear and tear and not covered under warranty. The vehicle service manual should be consulted for more information on possible causes of the fault, along with required testing. Was getting very poor fuel mileage, so replaced the fuel injectors and fuel rail and cam actuators. If you are unsure about what your diagnostic trouble codes mean; have your Astra diagnosed by a professional automotive technician. No notice of low battery was shown on the dashboard.
Two hour repair time in shop. Repair undertaken under warranty, leaking hose at fuel tank filler pipe. The sensor was removed and the seal reseated. Also replaced all spark plugs. No further engine light indicator present 66129 km check engine light came on with no codes displayed when computer checked. Basically when all else fails clean your throttle body hahahaha. Job took less than 20 minutes 48387 km Check engine light.
Tried higher octane fuel, no change. It was replaced under extended warranty. I'm replacing that in the coming weeks and will see if it helps make the issue less frequent. Codes P0300 and P0301 Engine Misfire Cylinder 1 - Failed ignition coil. He discovered the catalytic converter had broken apart. Car still drivable with check engine light on. The next incident happened at my parents house where the car was parked and turned off but started rolling back.
Please let me know if you would like any further information or to see documentation of the repairs I had to have done on a car with just 68,000 miles on it, at the time, in a period of just a few months. If the detected voltage values of these three sensors triangulated fail to coincide with programmed desired parameters, over a specific period of time or engine revolutions, a diagnostic trouble code will be stored and a malfunction indicator lamp will likely be illuminated. Tested all wires from tac to ecm. Parts ordered, delivery expected in about a week. Now don't ask yourself; What should you do with P0128 code? Gas mileage improved after part replaced. This causes the ignition coil to provide a spark and the injector to inject fuel into each cylinder at the right time.
This all happened this time last week so … Read more » Hi, The supercharger is designed to pump more air into the engine than it would normally use. Not available nation wide, or worldwide anywhere. Problem deemed as faulty intake manifold valve, entire manifold replaced. I guess the dealer replace them. Gas mileage improved after part replaced.
This time it had to do with a charcoal filter for excess fuel. This was the last straw. I made a short ram intake and it sounded great but after a few months I noticed the car was running odd and discovered it was misfiring. It said Cam gears Out of aliment Or senser. Part was replaced and car seems to have substantially more power than before.
Faulty oxygen sensor, could not remove due to crossthreading at factory, manifold assembly had to be replaced. This was the last straw. It did not affect the driveability of the vehicle but did reduce mileage. I also asked them to lube the moon roof indoor screen, but they mistakenly lubed the moon roof itself. Took car in and the dealer fixed a flaw in the oil screen for the variable valve timing actuated. Engine dieseling when under load.
Have to keep on top of them 54839 km Finally got right part in. Some car manufacturers then close the vent solenoid but leave the purge solenoid open. Part ordered on original visit to dealer, replaced upon notice of part arrival. A check engine light can indicate a broad spectrum of problems with your 2008 Saturn Astra. Emissions code but they had a hard time gettin it right. Had car 5 days and replaced the intake manifold and fuel injectors-- problem persists.
The contact had to make adjustments to ensure that the rear windows remained up. They replaced the gas line and gas cap. Remove and replace this valve. Required cleaning the throttle body. Required cleaning the throttle body. The mechanic decided to replace a fully functioning fuse, which fixed the issue for approximately three and a half months. Told that parts would be replaced if light comes on again.