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Author: Vx-Mad-G - Replies: 5 - Views: 18170
Not Starting on first turn and Service Theft Deterrent System
Hi Guys,

Need your help folks.

A month or so ago, I was getting a random "Service Theft Deterrent System" message coming up randomly and my start/stop wasnt working.

So googled it and everything pointed towards a dodgy battery, especially as the start/stop want working.

Anyway, I replaced the battery for another good second hand one and low & behold, the start/stop started working so that nailed that S/S problem. However randomly I was still getting a "Service Theft Deterrent System"
Author: raimon - Replies: 10 - Views: 23417
Cruise control not working
Hi guys,

The cruise control is no longer working on my car or is temperamental intermittent problem. It used to be just an occasional thing now it has become more frequent. Basically you turn on cc, light turns white, then you try to engage cruise control it just not working anymore not turning green, tried all sorts of methods on the controls to get it to work but no avail.

I have read up it could be a number of things to cause it. It could be the actual cruise control switch on the steer
Author: burnsy - Replies: 1 - Views: 3783
M072 DVR Not Recording to Sd card
Hello all,

new to the forum but have been lurking around. I had an Insignia and installed an Android unit, changed to an Astra and wanted to do the same.  After much reading on this forum and excellent how to's plumped for the M072 which I installed yesterday.
Apart from the radio, cant get more than 1 station, Rob from Iceboxauto seems to think Its to do with my car aerial having an amp,  I cant
get the DVR I bought from him to record to the SD Card.  Its a 32gb Kingston class 10.

Ive s
Author: AlanMac - Replies: 2 - Views: 6496
AFL basic problem (bulb not working)
Just been out to check the AFL on my astra (had it a month but never been out in the dark ;-) )

Everything seemed to work AOK apart from the fact the main Beam Assist does not work as quick as I can do on my own (a few people flashed me :-( )  No worries on that score.

When I got back I had a look at the lights and found that one of them was not "on".  I is on the nearside.

It is the one nearest the grill - I have tried to attach a JPEG (only 228KB) but it will not let me 

I have rea
Author: kippax - Replies: 3 - Views: 4260
Horn not working.
Hi

Just wondering if anyone knows how to fix the car horn on the Astra j. Pressing the steering wheel trigger but nothing happens.

Cheers

Sent from my Pixel 2 XL using Tapatalk
Author: doginabag - Replies: 1 - Views: 2689
Aux device not detected
Good morning, new user here.

I have a 2012 GTC wich has an irritating problem with the 3.5mm aux input.  Searching the interwebs I have not found anyone with the same issue, yet alone a solution so thought I would sign up and ask the question.

Using the 3.5mm aux input there is often a delay in it detecting that anything has been connected, sometimes it works straight away, but rarely.  
More often, what happens is that once I connect a a device and start playing music through it I am gre
Author: ollomatic - Replies: 5 - Views: 5412
V5754: Indicator sound not loud enough
Hello all,

does anyone have a solution for the almost unhearable indicator sound that the little extra speaker produces.

I put it right below the unit, right behind the cover and it still is barely audible when I'm listeining to music.

Is there a secret setting in the options? Has anyone replaced the speaker?

Any help is appreciated.
Author: everson38 - Replies: 4 - Views: 6012
Power loss and stop start not working
Hey guys

I have a 62 plate astra J 2.0 CDTI.

I have noticed a few things and wondering of could shed some light on things to check.

1) my rev needle is sitting at 500 revs (not sure if that is low and then at times it fluctuates.

2) when driving and trying to set off it just doesn't seem to have the same power. It's intermittent but at times the power just don't feel there

3) The automatic stop start doesn't work anymore, or shall I say majority.of the time it doesn't work and then here an
Author: harrykelly9 - Replies: 2 - Views: 5370
Astra GTC CD 600 Blutooth will not delete devices
Hi,

Just bought a 2015 Astra GTC with the CD600 head unit, the previous owner has filled all 5 device spaces. The unit will not let me delete any, after pressing delete and yes.. the unit just hangs and nothing happens. The unit is 100% fine in all other areas and runs very smooth.  Any idea how to delete these devices so I can pair my phone??
Author: AphoticSketch - Replies: 2 - Views: 3002
TPMS Sensors on wheels but not on car
Hi all,

Last night I purchased some new wheels for my car, and I suspect they may have TPMS sensors fitted, but my car doesn't have TPMS.

I have a couple of questions:

  1. Can I still use these wheels with the sensors installed? 
  2. Is it possible to replace the sensors with normal valves?