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Forum: Astra Tech 10-09-2017, 09:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 7,010
Posted By smwalker
Re: Automatic Transmission shifter is loose through the gears, check engine light is

Sanna not being able to start in park could be a few diffrent issues so you may want to get a second opinion. Did they say specifically what was wrong with the cable?

As for the cable what has...
Forum: Astra Tech 07-16-2017, 03:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 503
Posted By smwalker
Re: Part # request - dust cap for alt pulley

See if you got an alternator re builder in your town. There is usually always one to support local garages. They will have a bunch of old ones laying around i bet.
Forum: Astra Tech 06-26-2017, 01:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 704
Posted By smwalker
Re: Need help identifying a sensor wire!

Found this item on rock auto but had not stock, cant find a good pic of it anywher but it sounds by the description the one you need:
...
Forum: Astra Tech 06-26-2017, 12:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 704
Posted By smwalker
Re: Need help identifying a sensor wire!

Most likely AC delco makes a replacement connector with some pigtails connected. Search here:

https://www.acdelcotechconnect.com/parts-catalog/wiring-sockets-pigtails-catalog/

For 2 cavity...
Forum: Astra Tech 06-18-2017, 11:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,122
Posted By smwalker
Re: How To Saturn Automatic Transmission Service/Flush

There is a product called BG quick clean that is sometimes used for like 500 miles before a flush. Although since we cannot get to our filter to replace them I would hate to release a bunch of...
Forum: Astra General 05-29-2017, 10:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,547
Posted By smwalker
Re: Interior Door Trim Rattle

Well having not found any glue that would hold for very long I went the mechanical fastener route to keep everything tight.

Came out like this:
http://i.imgur.com/tGRMl3W.jpg?1


Picked up 10...
Forum: Astra General 05-29-2017, 06:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,085
Posted By smwalker
Re: FS: 2008 Saturn Astra XR, Low Price 197k

oh OK thanks Nic, Good for all states but CA. I imagine if mine ever goes out will be selling in a neighboring state.
Forum: Astra Tech 05-29-2017, 10:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,428
Posted By smwalker
Re: Front Struts and hardware availability issues

In March of 2017 I ordered the complete front strut assemblies for my Auto trans 93195914 and 93195915 and the order was promptly changed to part numbers 93195924 and 93195925 that were struts only...
Forum: Astra General 05-27-2017, 06:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,085
Posted By smwalker
Re: FS: 2008 Saturn Astra XR, Low Price 197k

Were you able to find a catalytic converter for it? I have head they are scarce? Or was it just too expensive?
Forum: Astra General 05-26-2017, 11:28 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,567
Posted By smwalker
Re: Taking a chance

Nice, I investigate the security code a bit too. Seems there is a way you can get it yourself it involves soldering some leads onto the back of your Insturment cluster and getting another tool to...
Forum: Astra General 05-24-2017, 04:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,567
Posted By smwalker
Re: Taking a chance

HEy TDA, i am just starting to look into this item as well. it seems a few vendors run it under a virtual machine. this one i found and who did answer an email offers a remote set up service:
...
Forum: Astra Tech 04-16-2017, 01:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 354
Posted By smwalker
Re: Thumb Wheel Function Switcheroo, Need Radio Reset Procedure

NOthing in the service manual about a reset. Lots of programming stuff but you need a tech2 for that.

Link to owners manual if you can find anything in there:
...
Forum: Astra Tech 04-08-2017, 11:31 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 40,167
Posted By smwalker
Re: How To - Timing Belt Replacement

Chances are once they got in there they would not replace them. That is just one of those things mechanics say to make the job seem more complicated and complex. They also say it becase on some...
Forum: Astra Tech 04-08-2017, 09:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 17,324
Posted By smwalker
Re: Power window won't go up

Interesting the connectors are actually 2 pieces. A 6 cavity outer piece and a 13 piece inner. So really depends on what wire you need to put a new terminal on:

http://i.imgur.com/dOJ1wMC.png
...
Forum: Astra Tech 04-08-2017, 08:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 17,324
Posted By smwalker
Re: Power window won't go up

THink you might need to find a replacement terminal, put a wire on it then connect it with a standard butt connector to the chopped off wire. Have to get to the connector and let me know if you need...
Forum: Astra General 04-02-2017, 08:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,355
Posted By smwalker
Floor Mat Retainers

Needed a replacement Floor Mat retainer. Could not find it in the parts catalog separately. Took the number off the back of the clip and it was a good Opel part number

Search for part number...
Forum: Astra General 03-28-2017, 01:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,547
Posted By smwalker
Re: Interior Door Trim Rattle

Do you remember what kind of glue you used? What sticks to that yellow goo stuff from the factory?
Forum: Astra General 03-20-2017, 11:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,547
Posted By smwalker
Re: Interior Door Trim Rattle

So Brian are you hearing something towards the top of the door panel then? IT sound metallic or plastic rattling?

I have both mine off now and notice there is a black plastic reinforcement that...
Forum: Astra Tech 03-16-2017, 12:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 672
Posted By smwalker
Re: Re-attach OBDII Panel Below Steering Wheel - Please Help

There are two rather large rotating clips that hold it in the front. They are like dome topped. you have those? then I think it slips in a slot in the front on the firewall.
Forum: Astra Tech 03-02-2017, 12:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,428
Posted By smwalker
Re: Front Struts and hardware availability issues

I also had some rust and standing water in the top of my struts in California. You think sealing the caps would prevent this?
Forum: Astra Tech 03-01-2017, 08:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 496
Posted By smwalker
Left side motor mount

Doing the struts on my Asrta I noticed the side of the trans seemed to have a large leak of black fluid. I remember this side of the trans used to be really clean and nice aluminum color peeking...
Forum: Astra Tech 03-01-2017, 08:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,783
Posted By smwalker
Re: Poll: What Headlight Restoration Method Do You Prefer?

And don't forget the fogs. I got about 75K miles on my car they were pretty pitted.

Cleared on the left
http://i.imgur.com/DVEUGFK.jpg

http://i.imgur.com/bKBMPzK.jpg
Forum: Astra Tech 03-01-2017, 08:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,783
Posted By smwalker
Re: Poll: What Headlight Restoration Method Do You Prefer?

Had to remove the bumper to remove them. Not too bad. I am also having a dent guy come over for some mall dents in the fender so removing the headlight gave him good access..

Can't beat $65, did...
Forum: Astra Tech 02-28-2017, 10:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,783
Posted By smwalker
Re: Poll: What Headlight Restoration Method Do You Prefer?

In the process of doing mine now.

Started off with clear damage on the top of the headlight but the fronts still seemed pretty clear and unfazed:

http://i.imgur.com/TTCyQy4.jpg


Was low...
Forum: Astra General 02-26-2017, 03:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,358
Posted By smwalker
Re: New Shift boot and E-Brake cover

If anything be neat to compare the products from each company. Let us know what you find.


Here is the amazon companies entire Astra lineup. Lots off boots for the manuals:...
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